North Carolina Calendar

MARCH 2016

Feb 26-Mar 6    CHARLOTTE - Southern Spring Home & Garden Show - (704) 376-4085
4-6        ASHEBORO - North Carolina Potters Conference - (336) 629-0399
4-6        LUMBERTON - North of the Border Chili Festival - (910) 827-5542
5           CAMERON - Cameron Antiques Winter Sale - (910) 245-3020
5           LUMBERTON - Rumba On The Lumber - (910) 671-3876
5-6        CHARLOTTE - Intergalactic Bead & Jewelry Shows - (888) 729-6904
5-6        SHELBY - Cleveland County Bridal Fair - (704) 669-4700
5-6        FAYETTEVILLE - Camellia Show - (910) 323-0111
8           NEW BERN - Taste of Coastal Carolina -  (252) 637-7972
11-12    CHARLOTTE - Charlotte Quilters Guild Quilt Show - (704) 596-4650
19         CHARLOTTE - Charlotte Goes Green St. Patrick's Day Festival- (803) 802-1678
12         EMERALD ISLE - St. Patrick's Festival - (252) 354-6350
12         RALEIGH - St. Patrick's Parade and Festival - (919) 815-3361
12         NEW BERN - New Bern Home & Garden Show - (252) 635-5658
12         WILMINGTON - Guinness St. Patrick's Day Festival & Parade - (216) 374-8884
12-13    GREENSBORO - Reenactment Battle Of Guilford Courthouse - (336) 545-5315
12-13    HUNTERSVILLE - Latta Plantations Celtic Festival - (704) 875-2312
13         NAGS HEAD - Kelly's St. Patrick's Day Parade - (252) 441-4116
16         PINEHURST - Pinehurst St. Patrick's Day Parade - (910) 295-0166
17-20    KILL DEVIL HILLS - Outer Banks Taste of the Beach - (252) 207-5092
18-19    LILLINGTON - Sandhills Antique Farm Show - (910) 984-4317
18-20    ASHEVILLE - WNC Home, Garden & Green Living Show - (828) 255-2526
18-20    NEW BERN - Down East Folk Arts Festival - (252) 633-6444
18-20    RALEIGH - Spring Carousel Gift Market -(336) 855-0208
18-20    WILMINGTON - Cape Fear Wildlife Expo - (910) 794-3104
19         CHARLOTTE - Charlotte Goes Green St. Patrick's Day Festival - (803) 802-1678
19         CLOVER - St. Patrick's Day - (704) 214-2892
19-20    FOUR OAKS - Bentonville Battlefield 150th Anniversary Commemoration-(910) 594-0789
19-20    FAYETTEVILLE - Think Spring Craft Show - (910) 960-7384
19-20    WILMINGTON - Wilmington Home Expo - (910) 799-2611
19-20    LAKE WACCAMAW - Southern Farm Days - (910) 547-6124
23         CONCORD - NHRA Four-Wide Nationals - (704) 455-3209
25-26    GARLAND - Old Fashion Planter's Day - (910) 588-4074
25-26    SOUTHPORT - Southport Spring Festival - (910) 279-4616
25-26    AMMON - Old Fashion Planter's Day - (910) 866-4543
25-27    JAMESVILLE - Jamesville Herring Festival - (252) 217-5363
26         HICKORY - Catawba Valley Pottery & Antiques Festival - (828) 322-3943
28-30    FONTANA DAM - Hiker Haze Festival - (828) 498-2211


APRIL 2016

1-2        NEW BERN - Spring Historic Homes & Gardens Tour - (252) 638-8558
1-2        NEWPORT - Newport Pig Cookin' Contest - (252) 223-PIGS
2           FREMONT - Fremont Daffodil Festival - (919) 242-5817
2-3        WILMINGTON - Coastal Living Show - (910) 251-5031
2-3        WILMINGTON - Herb and Garden Fair - (910) 686-9518
3-4        SOUTHPORT - Southport Spring Festival - (910) 279-4616
3-4        JAMESVILLE - Jamesville Herring Festival - (252) 217-5363
4           DILLSBORO - Dillsboro Easter Hat Parade - (828) 586-5391
5           RALEIGH - Lebanese Festival - (919) 606-0647
8-12      WILMINGTON - North Carolina Azalea Festival - (910) 794-4650
8-9        GREENVILLE - Pirate Fest - (252) 551-6947
8-9        SPENCER - Spencer-Penn Centre's Pig Cookin' Contest - (276) 957-5757
9           CARY - Beer & Bacon Festival - (410) 769-8223
9           GOLDSBORO - Pig in the Park - (919) 735-2358
9           DOBSON - Spring Fling at Shelton Vineyards - (336) 366-4724
9-10      PITTSBORO - ASFV Open Studio Tour - (919) 929-9268
11-17    GRIFTON - Grifton Shad Festival - (252) 414-0428
15         EDENTON - Boogie on Broad with Band of OZ-(252) 482-4112
15-16    EDENTON - Art, Music, Workshops, and Garden Party - (252) 333-0655
15-16    KINGS MOUNTAIN - Firehouse BBQ Cookoff - (704) 734-0555
15-17    HOLLISTER - Haliwa-Saponi Pow-Wow - (252) 586-4017
16         HILLSBOROUGH - Hillsborough Downtown Arts And Crafts Show - (919) 643-2500
16         HILDEBRAN - Hildebran Spring Craft, Art & Food Show - CXLD  2016
16         SEAGROVE - Celebrate Spring in Seagrove -  (336) 517-72
16         MOUNT AIRY - Mount Airy Art Walk - (336) 401-0885
16         OAK ISLAND - Phlock to the Beach - (910) 457-6964
16-17    WARRENTON - Warrenton Quilt Days - (252) 257-3800
16-17    HUNTERSVILLE - Rural Hills Scottish Festival & Loch Norman Highland Games - (704) 875-3113
21         HAYESVILLE - Butts & Spuds Cookoff - (828) 389-3704
22-23    CHERRYVILLE - Cherry Blossom Festival - (704) 435-3451
22-23    MEBANE - Mebane Dogwood Festival - (919) 304-3737
22-23    FAIRMONT - Fairmont Heritage Days  - (910) 740-0277
22-23    MOUNT OLIVE - North Carolina Pickle Festival - (919) 658-3113
22-24    FAYETTEVILLE - Fayetteville Dogwood Festival - (910) 323-1934
22-24    FARMVILLE - Farmville Dogwood Festival - (252) 753-5814
22-24    CONCORD - NHRA Four-Wide Nationals - (704) 455-3209
23         CARY - Great Grapes! Wine and Food Festival - (410) 878-9900
23         SYLVA - Greening Up The Mountains Festival -  (828) 586-2719
23-24    HOLDEN BEACH - Days At The Docks - (910) 842-3828
28-May 1    WILKESBORO - MerleFest - (800) 343-7857
29-30    LIBERTY - Liberty Antiques Festival - (336) 622-3040
29-May 1    ASHEVILLE - Asheville Spring Herb Festival - (828) 301-8968
29-May 1    HOT SPRINGS - French Broad River Festival - (828) 230-4054
29-May 1    CHERRY POINT -MCAS Cherry Point Air Show - (252) 466-6398
30        SPRUCE PINE - Fire On The Mountain-Blacksmith Festival - (828) 765-3008
30        THOMASVILLE - Spring Daze Festival - (336) 475-4219
30        GATESVILLE - Millpond Day - (252) 357-1191
30        CARY - Spring Daze Arts And Crafts Festival - (919) 319-4560
30        MOUNT AIRY - Budbreak Wine And Craft Beer Festival - (336) 719-2345
30        HENDERSONVILLE - Spring Festival at the Farm - (828) 891-6585
30-May 1    SHELBY - Foothills Merry-Go-Round Festival - (704) 484-6811
30-May 1   CHARLOTTE - Kings Drive Art Walk - (704) 338-1060
30-May 1    CHAPEL HILL - Spring Garden Tour - (919) 962-0522/(919) 245-4321


MAY 2016

3-7        CHADBOURN - North Carolina Strawberry Festival - (910) 654-6271
5-7        DENTON - Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Bluegrass Music Festival - (336) 859-2755
6-7        KINSTON - BBQ Festival on the Neuse - (252) 527-1131
6-7        RURAL HILL - NC Brewers And Music Festival - (704) 875-3113
6-7        NASHVILLE - Nashville Blooming Festival - (252) 459-4050
6-8        DURHAM - Art Of Cool Fest - (510) 520-244
6-8        FRANKLIN - Gem & Lapidary Show - (601) 879-8832
6-8        KERNERSVILLE - Kernersville Spring Folly - (336) 993-4521
7           SMITHFIELD - Smithfield's Ham & Yam Festival - (919) 934-0887
7           MT. HOLLY - Mt. Holly Springfest - (704) 951-0074 X100
7           TAYLORSVILLE - Taylorsville Apple Blossom Festival - (828) 632-2999
7           CHARLOTTE - Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival - (410) 878-9900
7           CARTHAGE - Carthage Buggy Festival - (910) 947-2331
12-15    BLACK MOUNTAIN - Lake Eden Arts Festival - (828) 686-8742
13-14    MATTHEWS - BeachFest Matthews - (704) 708-1261
13-14    WALLACE - Carolina Strawberry Festival - (910) 285-4044
13-14    BESSEMER CITY - Down Home Festival - (704) 629-5542
13-15    MAGGIE VALLEY - Thunder in the Smokies - (828) 246-2101
13-15    FERGUSON - Daniel Boone Day - (336) 973-3237
14         ASHEVILLE - Montford Music and Arts Festival - (863) 529-8312
14         RAMSEUR - Ramseur Spring Fling Antiques & Crafts Fair - (336) 824-2030
19-20    DURHAM - Moogfest - www.moogfest.com
20         MOUNT AIRY - Mayberry Tractor Parade and Farm Fest Kick-Off - (336) 783-9505
21         MOUNT AIRY - Mayberry Farm Fest - (225) 786-4511
20-21    BEAUFORT - Beaufort Music Festival - (252) 732-0703
20-21    FOUR OAKS - Four Oaks Acorn Festival - (919) 963-4004
20-21    WHITE LAKE - White Lake Water Festival - (910) 862-4800
20-21    NEWTON - Foothills Antique Power Association Power Show - (828) 464-1950
20-22    RALEIGH - Got To Be NC Festival - (919) 707-3100 X9
20-22    ELIZABETH CITY - North Carolina Potato Festival - (252) 338-2328
20-22    RALEIGH - Artsplosure - (919) 832-8699
21         NEW HILL - Longleaf Festival At Harris Lake County Park - (919) 387-4342
21         BELMONT - GaribaldiFest - (704) 825-8191
21         REIDSVILLE - Clam Jam - (336) 349-1099
21         NEW BERN - Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Show - (919) 616-0412
21         HAYESVILLE - Butts & Spuds Cookoff- (828) 389 3704
21         ELKIN - Yadkin Valley Wine Festival - (336) 526-1111
21         ROBBINSVILLE - Stecoah Bluegrass Festival - (828) 479-3364
21-22    MOREHEAD CITY - Crystal Coast Boat Show -(252) 808-0440
26-28    CHARLOTTE - Food Lion Speed Street - (704) 455-8888
26-28    SNOW CAMP - Lil John's Mountain Music Festival - (336) 376-8324
27-29   BREVARD - White Squirrel Festival - (828) 884-3278
27-29    AURORA - Aurora Fossil Festival - (252) 322-4238
27-29    UNION GROVE - Ole Time Fiddler's & Bluegrass Festival - (704) 539-4417
27-29    MINT HILL - Mint Hill Madness - (704) 545-2335
27-29    ASHEVILLE - Mountain Sports Festival - (828) 606-2702
27-30    FONTANA DAM - Memorial Day Weekend Celebration - (828) 498-2211
27-30   FUQUAY-VARINA - WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest - (919) 552-4947   
28         CLEMMONS - North Carolina Wine Festival - (336) 777-3900
28-29    HENDERSONVILLE - Garden Jubilee Festival - (800) 828-4244
28-29    CASHIERS - Spring Cashiers Arts and Craft Fair - (828) 526-0288
28-30    LAKE LURE - Spring Arts & Crafts Festival - (828) 625-5211
29         CURRITUCK - Memorial Day Beach Blast - (252) 435-2947
30         GARNER - Memorial Day Observance - (919) 773-4441
30         COROLLA - Outer Banks Music Festival  - (252) 453-9040
 

JUNE 2016

3-4        EDENTON - Edenton Music and Water Festival-(252) 482-0300
4           EDENTON - Heritage Farm Fest-(252) 333-5540
6           FUQUAY-VARINA - Celebration Of The Arts - (919) 552-0848
20         DILLSBORO - Front Street Arts & Crafts Show - (828) 506-8331


JULY 2016

1-5        DENTON - SE Old Threshers' Reunion - (336) 859-2755
15-17    RALEIGH — Raleigh Antiques Extravaganza — (336) 924-8337
22-24    CHINCOTEAGUE, VA — Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival — (757) 894-2334
28-31    FRANKLIN - Gem & Lapidary Show - (601) 879-8832
29-Aug 2 ABINGDON, VA — Virginia Highlands Festival — (276) 623-5266


AUGUST 2016

4-7        SPRUCE PINE - Gem & Lapidary Show - (601) 879-8832
12-13    VALDESE - Waldensian Festival - (828) 879-2129       


SEPTEMBER 2016

10         LOUISBURG - Tar River Festival - (919) 496-3056
23-25    CHARLOTTE - Festival in the Park - (704) 338-1060
30-Oct 2  RICHMOND, VA — Richmond Antiques Extravaganza — (336) 924-8337


OCTOBER 2016

15-16    FREDERICKSBURG — Fredericksburg Fall Home and Craft Festival —  (540) 548-5555
25-26    ASHEVILLE - Gem & Lapidary Show - (601) 879-8832


NOVEMBER 2016

18-20    RALEIGH — Raleigh Antiques Extravaganza — (336) 924-8337
25-Dec 27  DENTON - Country Christmas Train - (336) 859-2755


DECEMBER 2016

2-4        FREDERICKSBURG — Fredericksburg Holiday Craft Show —  (540) 548-5555   


JANUARY 2017

10-11    ASHEVILLE - Gem & Lapidary Show - (601) 879-8832
29-30    CHARLOTTE - NCAFE Showfest 2017 - (877) 623-3787