North Carolina Calendar Summer 2017

NORTH CAROLINA FESTIVALS SUMMER 2017


JUNE 2017

1           GOLDSBORO — Military Appreciation Concert — (919) 735-4959
1-4        WINSTON-SALEM — Twin City RibFest — (336) 707-9188
1-4        CHEROKEE — Cherokee Gourd Artists Gathering — (937) 695-0750
2-3        EDENTON — Edenton Music And Water Festival — (800) 775-0111
2-3        BREVARD — Brevard Blues & BBQ Festival — (828) 877-1850
2-4        OCRACOKE ISLAND — Ocrafolk Festival — (252) 928-3411
2-4        PLYMOUTH — Black Bear Festival — (252) 793-4804
2-4        SPRUCE PINE — Toe River Studio Tour — (828) 682-7215
3           FAYETTEVILLE — Blues 'N Brews Festival — (910) 323-4233
3           MANTEO — Dare Day Festival — (252) 475-5629
3           WADE — Wade Founders Day — (910) 485-3502
3           ANGIER — Angier Bike Fest — (919) 639-2500
3           EDEN — Piedmont Pottery Festival — (336) 612-8049
3           BURGAW — Cape Fear BBQ Festival — (910) 795-0292
3           SPRUCE PINE — Troutacular — (828) 765-3008
3           HAYESVILLE — Car-B-Que — (828) 361-5860
3           OLD FORT — The Gold Festival — (828) 442-5798
3           ATLANTIC BEACH — Crystal Coast Music Festival — (252) 726-8148
3           EDENTON — Heritage Farm Fest — (252) 489-0349
3           WIMINGTON — Cape Fear BBQ Festival — (910) 795-0292
3           EDEN — Piedmont Pottery Festival — (336) 612-8049
3           COLFAX — Gem, Mineral and Jewelry Show — (336) 402-5252
6-10      CHEROKEE — Cherokee Summer Carnival — (843) 385-3180
8-10      CHEROKEE — Cherokee Bluegrass Festival — (706) 864-7203
8-11      HIGHLANDS — Highlands Motoring Festival — (828) 526-5841
9           WEST JEFFERSON — West Jefferson Gallery Crawl — (336) 846-2787
9-10      TRYON — Blue Ridge Barbecue Festival — (828) 859-7427
9-10      WASHINGTON — Washington Summer Festival — (252) 946-9168
9-10      UNION GROVE — Groverfest — (704) 779-0818
9-11      CHARLOTTE — Taste Of Charlotte — (704) 262-9847
9-11      RALEIGH — Raleigh Gem, Jewelry, Bead Show — (941) 954-0202
10         SWANSBORO — Swansboro Arts By The Sea — (910) 326-7370
10         BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
10         HOT SPRINGS — Bluff Mountain Festival — (828) 649-1301
10         CHEROKEE — Cherokee Voices Festival — (828) 497-3481
10         EDEN — Oink & Ale — (336) 612-8049
10         NEWLAND — Avery County Wine & Beer Festival — (828) 898-5605
10-11    KILL DEVIL HILLS — Rogallo Kite Festival — (252) 441-4127
10-11    GREENSBORO — Toy, Hobby, Sports & NASCAR Show" — (540) 593-3736
10-11    EDEN — Charlie Poole Music Festival — (336) 623-1043
10-11    DURHAM — Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show — (888) 729-6904
10-24    ASHEVILLE — Asheville Art in the Park — (828) 582-2112
15-17    ROXBORO — Willow Oak Bluegrass Festival — (336) 599-7387
15-18    FRANKLIN — Taste Of Scotland & Celtic Festival — (888) 563-9218
16-17    BAKERSVILLE — NC Rhododendron Festival — (828) 765-9483
16-17    BURGAW — North Carolina Blueberry Festival — (910) 259-2007
16-17    SELMA — 301 Endless Yard Sale — (919) 965-9841
17         ELIZABETH CITY — Juneteenth Celebration — (252) 331-2925
17         RANDLEMAN — NC Food Truck Competition — (336) 495-1100
17         DURHAM — NC Juneteenth Celebration — (919) 680-0465
17         DILLSBORO — Front Street Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 586-3511
17         ASHEVILLE — Better Dads Festival — (828) 699-6636
17-18    RALEIGH — Toy, Hobby, Sports & NASCAR Show — (919) 553-4285
19-21    BURLINGTON — Deweyfest — (336) 524-6822
20-21    COROLLA — Under The Oaks Arts Festival — (252) 453-9040
23-25    BEAUFORT — Old Homes & Gardens Tour — (252) 728-5225
23-25    WILMINGTON — Cape Fear Blues Festival — (910) 350-8822
23-25    BENSON — NC State Singing Convention — 919 894-4389
23-25    CHOCOWINITY — NC Sunflower Festival — (252) 945-6153
23-25    BEAUFORT — Old Homes and Gardens Tour and Antiques Show — (252) 728-5225
23-Jul 8         PEMBROKE — Annual Lumbee Homecoming — (910) 521-8602
24         HENDERSONVILLE — Antique & Vintage Show — (828) 233-3205
24         FAYETTEVILLE — Out of Sight Wing Fling — (910) 483-2719
24         GREENVILLE — NC Tuners & Get Right Car & Bike Family Fun Day — (252) 258-0644
24-25    CULLOWHEE — Mountain Artisans Summertime Arts And Crafts Show — (828) 524-3405
24-25    CASHIERS — Pots on the Green — (828) 743-3434
24-25    LAKE NORMAN — Festival Of The Arts With Craft Marketplace — (561) 746-6615
24-Jul 29       GREENSBORO — Eastern Music Festival — (336) 333-7450
25-Aug 5       BOONE — An Appalachian Summer Festival — 800-841-ARTS (2787)
24-25            HIGHLANDS — Village Square Art & Craft Show — (828) 787-2021
29-Jul 4         FAITH — Faith Fourth of July Celebration — (704) 279-7843
30-Jul 1         ROBBINSVILLE — Graham County Heritage Festival & Street Fair — (800) 470-3790
30-Jul 1         ORIENTAL — Pamlico County Croaker Festival — (252) 249-0366
30-Jul 1         ROBBINSVILLE — Heritage Festival — (828) 479-3250
30-Jul 2         CHEROKEE — Cherokee Fourth of July Powwow — (800) 438-1601
30-Jul 4        DENTON — SE Old Threshers' Reunion — (336) 859-2755


JULY 2017

1           TROY — TroyFest — (910) 572-3661
1           WEST JEFFERSON — Christmas In July Festival — (336) 846-9196
1           BEECH MOUNTAIN — Beech Mountain Pig Roast and Fireworks  Beech Mountain Pig Roast and Fireworks — (828) 387-9283
1-2        ASHEVILLE — Downtown Asheville Festival Of The Arts With Craft Marketplace — (561) 746-6615
1-2        WAYNESVILLE — Freedom Festival Arts & Crafts — (828) 648-0500
1-2        BANNER ELK — Art on the Greene - Fourth of July — (828) 387-0581
1-3        MORGANTON — Red, White And Bluegrass Weekend — (828) 438-5350
1-4        SOUTHPORT — NC Fourth Of July Festival — (910) 457-6964
2-4        DURHAM — Festival for the Eno — (919) 620-9099
3-4        FONTANA — Fontana Fourth Of  July — (828) 498-2211
4           BRYSON CITY — Freedom Fest — (828) 488-3489
4           WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest 4th Of July Celebration — (919) 812-9121
4           RALEIGH — State Capitol Independence Day Celebration — (919) 733-4994
4           BREVARD — Fine Arts and Crafts Showcase — (828) 884-2787
4           GREENSBORO — Fun Fourth Festival — (336) 379-0060
4           FRANKLIN — Fourth of July Fireworks in the Park — (800) 336-7829
4           SWANSBORO — Swansboro July Fourth Fireworks — (910) 326-7370
4           FORT BRAGG — Fort Bragg's 4th Of July Celebration — (910) 396-9126
4           HIGH POINT — Uncle Sam Jam — (336) 883-3476
4           SELMA — Selma's All American Festival — (919) 965-9841
4           CHAPEL HILL — Chapel Hill Fourth of July Fireworks — (919) 968-2878
4           GASTONIA — Gastonia July Fourth Festival — (704) 244-4854
4           APEX — Apex Olde Fashioned Fourth Of July — (919) 249-3402
4           KERNERSVILLE — Kernersville Fourth of July Fireworks Show — (336) 992-0806
4           EDENTON — Fabulous Fourth of July Fireworks and Festival — (252) 325-3234
4           JACKSONVILLE — Freedom Festival — (910) 347-5332
7-8        MAGGIE VALLEY — Maggie Valley Summer Arts & Crafts — (828) 926-1686
7-9        KERNERSVILLE — Strong Sun Intertribal Pow Wow — (336) 816-7747
7-9        HAYESVILLE — Festival On The Square — (828) 389-6220
8           BRYSON CITY — Heritage Arts Summer Festival — (828) 366-2005/
8           SALUDA — Coon Dog Day Festival — (828) 749-2581
8           LENOIR — North Carolina Blackberry Festival — (828) 726-0616
8-9        CAROLINA SHORES — Intracoastal Model Railroad Club Model Train Show — (910) 287-6866
14-15     SPRUCE PINE — Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival — (828) 765-3008
13-16     HOT SPRINGS — Wild Goose Festival — Wildgoosefestival.Org
14-16     BANNER ELK — Fine Arts And Master Crafts Festival — (828) 898-5605
15          CHINA GROVE — Farmers Day Festival — (704) 857-2466
15          FRANKLIN — Appalcahian Heritage Festival — (828) 524-7766
15          CANDOR — North Carolina Peach Festival — (910) 974-4221
15          BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (828) 295-7851
20-30     WAYNESVILLE — Folkmoot International Festival — (828) 452-2997
21-22     MAGGIE VALLEY — WNC BBQ Festival — (828) 926-1686
21-22     SPARTA — Alleghany County Fiddler's Convention — (910) 372-2033
21-22     JEFFERSON — Ashe County Bluegrass & Old Time Fiddlers Convention — (336) 846-2787
21-22     JACKSONVILLE — NC Polynesian Festival — (910) 347-5332
21-23     FAIR BLUFF — NC Watermelon Festival — (910) 234-0756
21-23     ASHEVILLE — Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands — (828) 298-7928
22          ORRUM — Lumber River Day Festival — (910) 628-4564
23-24     FERGUSON — Tom Dooley Days — (336) 973-3237
26          KINGS MOUNTAIN — Beach Blast — (704) 734-0333
27-30     FRANKLIN — Macon County Gemboree — (828) 524-3161
28-29     CARY — Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — (919) 467-4080
28-29     JEFFERSON — Ashe County Bluegrass & Old Time Fiddler's Convention — (336) 246-7114
28-29     MAGGIE VALLEY — Hillbilly Jam 2017 — (828) 734-4317
28-29     SPARTA — Alleghany Quilters Guild Quilt Show — (336) 372-3027
28-Aug 6       ABINGDON, VA — Virginia Highlands Festival Antiques — (276) 623-5266
29          CEDAR POINT — CedarFest 2017 — (252) 393-7898
30-Aug 6        SPRUCE PINE — Grassy Creek Gem and Mineral Show — (828) 765-5519
31-Aug 5        WINSTON-SALEM — National Black Theatre Festival — (704) 332-5819


AUGUST 2017

3-5         ASHEVILLE — Mountain Dance & Folk Festival — (828) 685-8313
3-5         ROBBINS — Robbins Farmer's Day — (910) 975-9216
3-6         SPRUCE PINE — Official NC Mineral & Gem Festival — (800) 227-3912
4-5         BURNSVILLE — Mt. Mitchell Craft Fair — (828) 682-7413
5            LENOIR — Soundbites Food & Music Festival — (828) 215-0859
5-6         ASHEVILLE — Village Art & Craft Fair — (828) 274-2831
5-6         WEST JEFFERSON — Ashe County Studio Tour — (336) 846-2787
11-12     VALDESE — Waldensian Festival — (828) 879-2129
11-12      FRANKLIN — Mountain High BBQ Festival & Car Show — (828) 524-3161
12           BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (828) 295-7851
12-13      SNEADS FERRY — Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival — (910) 327-3335
12-13      BLACK MOUNTAIN — Sourwood Festival — (828) 669-2300
17-19      MARION — North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival — (706) 864-7203
18-19      ASHEVILLE — Asheville Wine & Food Festival — (828) 545-2511
19           RALEIGH — Pollyfair — (919) 670-5817
19           KERNERSVILLE — Kernersville Honeybee Festival — (336) 992-0806
19           DILLSBORO — Summer Arts & Crafts Market — (828) 586-5477
19           FRANKLIN — Franklin Area Folk Festival — (800) 932-5294
19-20      FAYETTEVILLE — Harvest Craft Show — (910) 364-9882
24-26      WINTERVILLE — Winterville Watermelon Festival — (252) 756-1068
25-26      ROXBORO — Personality Festival — (336) 599-8333
25-27      CHARLOTTE — Southern Women's Show — (704) 376-6594
26           KERNERSVILLE — Home Grown Arts Fest — (336) 293-3487
26           ASHEVILLE — Riverfest — (828) 252-8474
26-27      CHARLOTTE — Charlotte Pride Festival & Parade —
26-27      CARY — Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival — (919) 319-4560
26-27      RALEIGH — Raleigh Body Mind Spirit Expo — (541) 482-3722
26-27      VALE — Woodmill Grape Stomp — (704) 276-9911


SEPTEMBER 2017

1-10         FAYETTEVILLE — Cumberland County Fair — (910) 438-4100
1-2           LITTLETON — Littleton-Lake Gaston Festival — (252) 586-6828
1-2           LAKE JUNALUSKA — Smoky Mountain Folk Festival — (828) 452-2881
1-3           LENOIR — Happy Valley Old-Time Fiddlers Convention — (828) 387-0581
1-4           MATTHEWS — Matthews Alive! — (704) 708-1261
1-4           HENDERSONVILLE — NC Apple Festival — (828) 697-4557
1-9           STATESVILLE — Iredell County Agricultural Fair — (704) 528-6176
1-Nov 19   HUNTERSVILLE — Carolina Renaissance Festival — (877) 896-5533
2              ENGELHARD — Engelhard Seafood Festival — (252) 588-0508
2-3           SILK HOPE — Old Fashion Farmers Day — (919) 542-7270
2-3           MAGGIE VALLEY — Maggie Valley Labor Day Weekend Craft Show — (828) 926-1686
2-3           BANNER ELK — Art on the Greene — (828) 387-0581
8-9           MORGANTON — Historic Morganton Festival — (828) 438-5252
21-24       BENSON — Benson Mule Days — (919) 894-3825
22-24       CHARLOTTE — Festival in the Park — (704) 338-1060
30             MATTHEWS — Artwalk & Jazzfest — (704) 847-3649


OCTOBER 2017

7              DILLSBORO — ColorFest — (828) 586-3511
14-15      NEW BERN — MumFest — (252) 638-5781

NOVEMBER 2017

3-4          MOUNT AIRY — Tarheel Tellers NC Storytelling Guild Festival — (828) 684-0481