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Catawba, North Carolina: Pepsi Mural

Large outdoor mural celebrates Pepsi's creation in North Carolina. Doesn't mention that it was a different town.

Cherry Pops Soda Shop

Address:
105 N. Main St., Catawba, NC
Directions:
Cherry Pops Soda Shop. Downtown, on the west side of N. Main St. midway between 1st Ave. NW and W. Central Ave. Mural faces north.
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Pepsi Mural.

Pepsi Mural

Downtown Catawba celebrates the creation of Pepsi, which was introduced in North Carolina, with this mural on the outside wall of a soda fountain.

[Jody High, 03/30/2023]

Pepsi was actually invented several hundred miles away in New Bern... but it's in the same state. Close enough!


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