The doors are open!

Southern Living

at River Dunes, North Carolina

The Idea Home is open for tours and tickets are on sale at

"There's never been a more exciting time for home design, and this year's Idea House reflects the ideas and innovations
that are changing the way we live. It all adds up to a beautiful home that's designed to inspire,"
says Sid Evans, Editor-in-Chief of Southern Living.

Thurdays & Sundays: 12:00 - 5:00 pm.

Fridays & Saturdays: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.

July through December

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There's So Much More!

With over 4,000 sqft of ideas, art, appliances, upholstery, tile, and tiny details, you have to see the Idea House to get the full experience.

Opening Day Guests are swooning over the hardwood floors, the lush colors, the hand-painted vanities and the cozy coastal details that make this house a Must-See.

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Miles away from the everyday

"A sanctuary on the waterfront, River Dunes is the perfect place for this year's Idea House - a family-friendly destination with gorgeous scenery and a community that holds the standards of the Southern Living brand,"

-Dierdre Finnegan, VP, Publisher of Southern Living.

Located on the coast near Oriental, North Carolina, two hours from Raleigh, and right on the Intracoastal Waterway
& Pamlico Sound. Make it a weekend at

446 E Harborside Road, Oriental, NC 28571
Idea House Desk: (252) 670-6814 | Reception & Reservations: (800) 975-9565

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