North Carolina Calendar

JUNE 2015

1-Oct 27       HILDEBRAN — Farmers Market — (828) 397-5801
4             MURPHY — Forks and Corks — (828) 837-2242
4             BANNER ELK — Taste Of Avery — (828) 898-5605
4-6          CHEROKEE — Cherokee Bluegrass Festival — (706) 864-7203
5             MARSHALL — Mermaids in Marshall — (828) 649-7889
5-6          OLD FORT — North Carolina Gold Festival — (828) 442-5798
5-6          LINCOLNTON — Lincolnton Hog Happenin' — (704) 736-8915
5-6          BREVARD — Brevard Blues & BBQ Festival — (828) 877-1850
5-6          OLD FORT — North Carolina Gold Festival — (828) 442-5798
5-7          CATAWBA — Groverfest — www.groverfest.com
5-7          BURNSVILLE — Toe River Studio Tour — (828) 381-6638
5-7          OCRACOKE ISLAND — Ocrafolk Festival — (252) 928-3411
5-7          CHARLOTTE — Taste of Charlotte — (704) 572-9870
6             EDENTON — Heritage Farm Fest — (252) 333-5540
6             MANTEO — Dare Day Festival — (252) 475-5629
6             WADE — Wade Founders Day — (843) 385-3180
6             ANGIER — Angier Bike Fest — (919) 639-2500
6             GREENSBORO — Festival Of India — (336) 601-0567
6             LAUREL HILL — Multitudes Summer Market Fest — (910) 544-9837
6             CONCORD — Cabarrus Ducktona Dash — (704) 932-3412
6             PLEASURE ISLAND — Carolina Beach Music Festival — (910) 458-8434
6             EDEN — Piedmont Pottery Festival — (336) 612-8049
6             FUQUAY-VARINA — Celebrate Fuquay-Varina! — (919) 552-1430
6             SPRUCE PINE — Troutacular — (828) 765-3008
6             HAYESVILLE — Car-B-Que — (828) 389-2906
6             WINGATE — Wingate Summer Fun Festival — (704) 233-4411
6             FUQUAY-VARINA — Celebration Of The Arts — (919) 552-0848
6             MANTEO — Dare Day Festival — (252) 475-5629
6-7          BURGAW — Cape Fear BBQ Festival — (910) 795-0292
6-7          LEXINGTON — Davidson County Master Gardeners 11th Annual Garden Tour — (336) 956-0400
6-7          BLACK MOUNTAIN — Black Mountain Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 669-6583
6, 13, 20       EDENTON — Edenton Farmer's Market — www.visitedenton.com
11-14      WINSTON-SALEM — Twin City RibFest — (336) 707-9188
11-25      DURHAM — American Dance Festival — (919) 684-6402
12           WEST JEFFERSON — West Jefferson Gallery Crawl — (336) 846-2787
12-13      TRYON — Foothills Crafts Fair — (828) 859-7427
12-13      EDEN — Charlie Poole Music Festival — (336) 623-1043
12-13      WASHINGTON — Washington Summer Festival — (252) 946-9168
12-13      LENOIR — Pop Ferguson Blues Heritage Festival — (828) 221-5022
12-13      TRYON — Blue Ridge BBQ & Music Festival — (828) 859-7427
12-14      RALEIGH — Raleigh Gem, Jewelry, Bead Show — (941) 954-0202
13           SWANSBORO — Swansboro Arts By The Sea — (910) 326-7370
13           BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
13           GREENSBORO — Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show and Sale — www.ggmc-rockhounds.com
13           HOT SPRINGS — Bluff Mountain Festival — (828) 649-1301
13           CHEROKEE — Cherokee Voices Festival — (828) 497-3481
13           SWANSBORO — Swansboro Arts By The Sea — (910) 326-7370
13           BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
13-14      DURHAM — Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show — (888) 729-6904
13-20      BURLINGTON — Deweyfest — (336) 269-7923
13-27      ASHEVILLE — Asheville Art in the Park — (828) 582-2112
19-20      APEX — Peak City Pig Fest  — (919) 362-7141
19-20      RANDLEMAN — NC Food Truck Competition — (336) 495-1100
19-20      EFLAND — Hog Day — www.hogday.org
19-21      ASHEVILLE — WNC Highlands Celtic Festival — (828) 299-3370
19-21      HARMONY — American Indian Cultural Association Pow Wow — (704) 539-5493
20           EDENTON — Revolutionary War Encampment — (252) 482-2637
20           BURGAW — North Carolina Blueberry Festival — (910) 259-2007
20           DILLSBORO — Front Street Arts & Crafts Show — www.dillsboronc.info
20-21      SPENCER — Rail Days Festival — (704) 636-2889
20-21      BAKERSVILLE — NC Rhododendron Festival — (828) 765-9033
20-21      HIGHLANDS — Village Square Art & Craft Show — (828) 526-9227
20-21      LAKE JUNALUSKA — Mountain Made Crafts Summer Festival — (828) 648-0500
20-21      SPENCER — Rail Days Festival — (704) 636-2889
21           EDENTON — "Music by the Bay at the Penelope Barker House" — (252) 482-7800
23-24      COROLLA — Under The Oaks Arts Festival — (252) 453-9040
26-28      MOREHEAD CITY — Beaufort Antique Show & Sale — (252) 728-5225/800-575-7483
26-28      RALEIGH — Raleigh Money Expo(tm) Coin Show — (919) 987-5935
26-28      BEAUFORT — Old Homes & Gardens Tour — (252) 728-5225
26-Jul 4   FAITH — Faith Fourth of July Celebration — (704) 279-7500
27           TROY — TroyFest — (910) 572-3661
27           BOONE — Outdoor Fireworks Concert: Kacey Musgraves — (828) 262-6084
27           BANNER ELK — High Country Wine and Beer Festival — (828) 898-9090
27-28      CULLOWHEE — Mountain Artisans Summertime Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 524-3405
27-Jul 1   GREENSBORO — Eastern Music Festival — (336) 333-7450
30-Jul 4   DENTON — SE Old Threshers' Reunion — (336) 859-2755

 

JULY 2015

1-4         MORGANTON — Red, White And Bluegrass Weekend — (828) 438-5350
2-4         SOUTHPORT — North Carolina Fourth of July Festival — (910) 457-6964
2-4         HARRISBURG — Harrisburg July 4th Celebration — (704) 455-5614
2-4         LOUISBURG — Norris Creek Pig Pickin' Bluegrass And BBQ — (919) 781-0361?
3            LUMBERTON — Family Fourth Fireworks Festival — (910) 671-3869
3            COROLLA — Festival of Fireworks — (252) 435-2947
3            GARNER — Garner's Independence Day Celebration — (919) 773-4442
3-4         BELHAVEN — July 4th Parade & Celebration — (252) 943-3770
3-4         GREENSBORO — Fun Fourth Festival — (336) 274-4595
3-4         ROBBINSVILLE — Graham County Heritage Festival & Street Fair — (800) 470-3790
3-4         WAYNESVILLE — Mountaineer Antique Car Show and Flea Market — (828) 586-4517
3-4         ORIENTAL — Croaker Festival — www.croakerfestival.org
3-4         MARSHALL — Marshall Rodeo — (828) 649-2660
3-4         BELHAVEN — Belhaven Fourth of July Celebration — (252) 943-3770
3-4         WEST JEFFERSON — Christmas In July Festival — (336) 846-9196
3-5         BANNER ELK — Art on the Greene — (828) 898-5398
3-5         FONTANA VILLAGE — Independence Day Celebration — (800) 849-2258
3-5         CHEROKEE — 40th Annual Eastern Band of Cherokee POW WOW — (800) 438-1601
4            JACKSONVILLE — Freedom Festival — (910) 347-5332
4            NEW BERN — North Carolina’s First Fourth — (800) 767-1560
4            EDENTON — 36th Annual July 4th Celebration — (252) 548-2912
4            CHAPEL HILL — Chapel Hill Fourth of July Fireworks — (919) 968-2784
4            BREVARD — July 4th Fine Arts & Crafts Showcase — (828) 884-2787
4            HENDERSON — Kerr Lake Independence Day Celebration — (866) 438-4565
4            MONROE — Monroe Independence in the Park — (704) 282-4695
4            BEECH MOUNTAIN — Beech Mountain Pig Roast and Fireworks — (828) 387-9283
4            WINSTON-SALEM — Independence Day Celebration Old Salem Historic District — (336) 721-7300
4             SOUTHPORT — North Carolina 4th of July Festival — (910) 457-5578
4             GREENSBORO — Fun Fourth Festival — (336) 274-4595
4             FRANKLIN — 4th of July Fireworks in the Park — (800) 336-7829
4             KERNERSVILLE — Kernersville Fourth of July Fireworks Show — (336) 992-0806
4             BREVARD — Fourth of July Celebration — (828) 884-3278
4             HIGH POINT — Uncle Sam Jam — (336) 883-3469
4             HENDERSON — Independence Day Weekend Celebration — (252) 438-2222
4-5          WAYNESVILLE — Freedom Festival Arts & Crafts — (828) 648-0500
4-5          DURHAM — Festival for the Eno — (919) 620-9099
4-5          KINGS MOUNTAIN — Revolutionary 4th — (704) 734-0333
4-7          CHARLOTTE — International Collectibles And Antiques Shows — (704) 714-7909
4, 11, 18       EDENTON — Edenton Farmer's Market — www.visitedenton.com
6-8          ASHEVILLE — Mountain Dance & Folk Festival — (828) 257-4530
9-12        HOT SPRINGS — Wild Goose Festival —
9-12        LINVILLE — Grandfather Mountain Highland Games — (828) 733-1333
10-11      SUGAR GROVE — Music Fest 'N Sugar Grove — (828) 297-2200
10-12      RALEIGH — Raleigh Gem, Jewelry, Bead Show — (941) 954-0202
11           SALUDA — Coon Dog Day Festival — (828) 749-2581
11           LENOIR — North Carolina Blackberry Festival — (828) 726-0616
11           BAKERSVILLE — Toe River Storytelling Festival — (828) 467-9955
11           FAYETTEVILLE — Summerfest Family Expo — (910) 973-6976
11-12      MAGGIE VALLEY — Maggie Valley Summer Arts & Crafts — (828) 926-1686
11-12      HAYESVILLE — Festival On The Square — (828) 389-6220
11-14      HIGHLANDS — Highlands Motoring Festival — (828) 526-5841
16-19      ASHEVILLE — Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands — (828) 298-7928
16-26      WAYNESVILLE — Folkmoot USA — (877) FOLK.USA
17-18     FAIR BLUFF — NC Watermelon Festival — (910) 234-0756
17-18      SPARTA — Alleghany County Fiddler's Convention — (910) 372-2033
17-18      SPRUCE PINE — Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival — (828) 765-3008
17-19      BANNER ELK — Fine Art and Master Crafts Festival — (800) 972-2183
18           CHINA GROVE — Farmers Day Festival — (704) 857-2466
18           RIDGEWAY — Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival — (252) 456-2601
18           KINGS MOUNTAIN — Beach Blast — (704) 734-0333
18           BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
18           ORRUM — Lumber River Day Festival — (910) 628-4564
18           JAMESTOWN — Village Fair at Mendenhall Plantation — (336) 454-3819
18           GREENSBORO — Summertime Brews Festival — (336) 373-7456
18           WAYNESVILLE — ArtFest — (828) 452-0593
18           DILLSBORO — Dillsboro Arts & Crafts Market — (828) 506-8331
18           EAST FLAT ROCK — HCCA Summer Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 674-5157
18           CANDOR — North Carolina Peach Festival — (910) 974-7499
19           EDENTON — "Music by the Bay at the Penelope Barker House" — (252) 482-7800
19-20      CHARLOTTE — Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show — (888) 729-6904
23-26      FRANKLIN — Gemboree — (800) 336-7829
20-21      FRANKLIN — NC Wholesale Gem & Jewelry Trade Show — (601) 879-8832
24-25     JACKSONVILLE — Polynesian Festival — (910) 347-5332
24-25      MAGGIE VALLEY — WNC Barbeque Festival — (828) 926-1686
24-25      JEFFERSON — Bluegrass & Old Time Fiddler's Convention — (336) 246-7114
24-26     CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND, VA — Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival — (757) 894-2334
24-26      WILMINGTON — Cape Fear Blues Festival — (910) 350-8822
25           MADISON — Fun In The Sun Car Show & Mega Raffle — (336) 427-8543
25-Aug 2       SPRUCE PINE — Grassy Creek Mineral And Gem Show — (828) 765-5519
29-Aug 1       MURFREESBORO — NC Watermelon Festival — (252) 398-7695
30-Aug 1      ROBBINS — Robbins Farmer's Day — (910) 464-1290
30-Aug 1       FRANKLINTON — PreddyFest Bluegrass Festival — (919) 494-7471
30-Aug 2      SPRUCE PINE — NC Wholesale Gem & Jewelry Trade Show — (601) 879-8832
30-Aug 2       BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art & Antiques Show — (828) 295-9099
31-Aug 1       ASHEBORO — Pigs & Pedals — (336) 626-1200
31-Aug 1       MAGGIE VALLEY — Hillbilly Woodstock Festival — (828) 734-4317
31-Aug 1       CARY — Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — (410) 878-9900
31-Aug 9      ABINGDON, VA — VA Highlands Festival — (276) 623-5266

 

AUGUST 2015

1             LENOIR — Harambee Festival's Family Fun Day — (828) 757-2196
1             CHARLOTTE — Bon Odori '15 — (704) 333-2775
1             MOREHEAD CITY — Summer Craft Fair — 734-0333
1             PITTSBORO — Mead Day Celebration — (919) 533-6314
1             SALISBURY — Rowan Chamber Dragon Boat Festival — (704) 633-4221
1-2          ASHEVILLE — Village Art & Craft Fair — (828) 274-2831
1, 8, 15         EDENTON — Edenton Farmer's Market — www.visitedenton.com
4-5          LITTLETON — Littleton-Lake Gaston Festival — (252) 586-6959
5             SCOTLAND NECK — Crepe Myrtle Festival — (252) 826-3152
5-6          BUXTON — Mid-Summer Arts & Crafts Show — (252) 995-3440
7             EDENTON — 14th Annual Shrimp by the Bay — (252) 482-3400
7-8          BURNSVILLE — Mt. Mitchell Craft Fair — (828) 682-7413
7-8          VALDESE — Waldensian Festival — (828) 879-2129
7-8          FRANKLIN — Mountain High BBQ Festival & Car Show — (800) 336-7829
7-8          BEAUFORT — Beaufort Pirate Invasion — (252) 725-0860
7-8          LANSING — Ola Belle Fest — (336) 384-3789
7-9          WILMINGTON — Port City Ribfest — (336) 707-9188
8             ASHEVILLE — Riverfest — (828) 252-8474
8-9          BLACK MOUNTAIN — Sourwood Festival — (828) 669-2300
8-9          SNEADS FERRY — Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival — (910) 327-3335
8-9          CHARLOTTE — Ola Belle Fest — (336) 255-3206
11-13      ASHEVILLE — Goombay Cultural Arts Festival — (828) 257-4540
13-15      MARION — North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival — (706) 864-7203
14           MARSHALL — Dog Daze — (828) 649-7889
14-16      BANNER ELK — Fine Art and Master Crafts Festival — (800) 972-2183
15           BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
15           WASHINGTON — Pickin' on the Pamlico — (252) 947-1487
15           DILLSBORO — Dillsboro Arts & Crafts Market — (828) 506-8331
15           KERNERSVILLE — Honeybee Festival — (336) 996-3062
16           EDENTON — "Music by the Bay at the Penelope Barker House" — (252) 482-7800
18-22      KINGS MOUNTAIN — Bethware Community Fair — (828) 310-6437
20           NEWTON — Soldiers Reunion Parade — (828) 695-4266
20-22      ASHEVILLE — Asheville Wine & Food Festival — (828) 545-2511
22           CARY — Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival — (919) 462-3864
22-23      RALEIGH — Raleigh Mind Body Spirit Expo — (541) 482-3722
27-29      LAWNDALE — Clear Mountain View Music Festival —
27-29      WINTERVILLE — Winterville Watermelon Festival — (252) 756-1068
28-29      ROXBORO — Personality Festival — (336) 599-8333
28-30      CHARLOTTE — Southern Women's Show — (704) 376-6594
29-30      HIGHLANDS — Village Square Art & Craft Show — (828) 526-9227
30           WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH — Lumina Daze — (910) 256-2569

SEPTEMBER 2015

1-5         MORGANTON — Burke County Fair — (828) 437-8431
4-5         CHEROKEE — Seven Clans PRCA Rodeo — (828) 254-8681
4-5         LAKE JUNALUSKA — Smoky Mountain Folk Festival — (800) 222-4930
4-6         LENOIR — Happy Valley Old-Time Fiddlers Convention — (828) 758-9448
4-6         SILER CITY — Silk Hope Old Fashioned Farmers Day — (919) 542-4409
4-7         HENDERSONVILLE — NC Apple Festival — (828) 697-4557
4-7         MATTHEWS — Matthews Alive! Festival — (704) 708-1261
5            LANSING — Albert Hash Festival — (336) 246-4483
5            OAK ISLAND — Oak Island Arts & Craft Fair — (910) 398-5555
5-6         RALEIGH — African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County — (919) 833-0140
5-6         MAGGIE VALLEY — Maggie Valley Labor Day Weekend Craft Show — (828) 926-1686
5-6         BANNER ELK — Art on the Greene — (828) 898-5398
5-6         BEECH MOUNTAIN — Mile High Kite Festival — (800) 468-5506
5-6         BEAUFORT — Carteret County Arts & Crafts Fall Show — (252) 247-6366
5-7         BRYSON CITY — Great Smoky Mountains Railroad Railfest — (828) 269-8833
5-7         CANTON — Canton Labor Day Festival — (828) 648-2363
6            ASHEVILLE — Lexington Avenue Arts & Fun Festival (LAAFF) — (510) 856-8587
11-12     AHOSKIE — Ahoskie Heritage Festival — (252) 332-5146
12           LOUISBURG — Tar River Festival — (919) 496-3056
17-19     RAEFORD — NC Poultry Festival — (910) 904-2424

25-27     CHARLOTTE — Festival in the Park — (704) 338-1060
26           FUQUAY-VARINA — BBQ, Bues, & Brews Festival — (919) 552-0848

26-27     MATTHEWS — ArtFest In Matthews — (704) 847-3649

 

OCTOBER 2015

3             DILLSBORO — Colorfest — (828) 586-5477
3             KING — KingFest — (336) 983-9308
3-4          SALISBURY — Autumn Jubilee — (704) 216-7815
4             CHAPEL HILL — Festifall — (919) 968-2878
10           CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND, VA — Chincoteague Island Oyster Festival — (757) 336-6161
10-11      NEW BERN — Mumfest — (252) 638-5781
16-17      PINEVILLE — Pineville Fall Festival — (704) 889-2400
17-18      FREDERICKSBURG, VA — Fredericksburg Fall Home & Craft Festival — (540) 548-5555
20-21     ASHEVILLE — NC Wholesale Gem & Jewelry Trade Show — (601) 879-8832
22-24     JACKSONVILLE — Onslow Oktoberfest — (910) 455-5733
24           FERRUM, VA — Blue Ridge Folklife Festival — (540) 365-4416
24-25     TABOR CITY — NC Yam Festival — (843) 602-4207

 

NOVEMBER 2015

27-Dec 27     DENTON — Country Christmas Train — (336) 859-2755

 

JANUARY 2016

5-6           ASHEVILLE — Gem & Lapidary Show — (601) 879-8832