Events Calendar

May
6
Sat
Mayfest Arts & Crafts Festiva @ Downtown Rutherfordton
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Mayfest Arts & Crafts Festiva @ Downtown Rutherfordton | Rutherfordton | North Carolina | United States

Stroll downtown Main Street to find one-of-a-kind arts and crafts vendors, exhibits, and interactive booths. Try our local flavor at the food tents and check out the dance presentations, watch RS Central Band perform and enjoy the old fashion dunking booths. Kids will have tons of fun inside “Play Land”, an activity center filled with inflatables, rock climbing, pony rides and more! Live entertainment will feature local bands. Plus mechanical rides, face painting and other activities in front of KidSenses.

May
13
Sat
11th Annual Plein Air Paint Out @ Burnsville TRAC Gallery
May 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
11th Annual Plein Air Paint Out @ Burnsville TRAC Gallery | Burnsville | North Carolina | United States

Come spend the day painting in and around Burnsville, NC in the 11th annual event. Arrive at 8am then go out and around and capture the beauty that is this community. Return at 5 to hang your completed pieces the attend an awards ceremony with $1000 in prizes, that evening. Exhibit continues through June 17

Jun
2
Fri
Toe River Studio Tour @ Toe River Arts Council
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – Jun 4 @ 5:00 pm
Toe River Studio Tour @ Toe River Arts Council | Spruce Pine | North Carolina | United States

First of two bi-annual open studio tours featuring the works of over 80 artists in Mitchell and Yancey Counties, WNC. Free self-guided tour of some of the most prestigious artists in the country, who open the doors of their studio for this weekend event, kicked off with a gala reception on Friday, June 2 at the Spruce Pine TRAC Gallery from 5:30 to 7:30pm.

Aug
4
Fri
Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair @ Burnsville Town Square
Aug 4 @ 9:56 am – Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm
Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair @ Burnsville Town Square | Burnsville | North Carolina | United States

The 61st Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair
August 4-5. 200 juried crafters with handmade pottery, jewelry, rustic furniture, blacksmiths, candles, and artwork of all mediums. Have lunch and listen to live music on the shaded Square.
100 Town Square, Burnsville, NC 28714

Sep
30
Sat
Old Timey Fall Festival @ Burnsville Town Square
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am
Old Timey Fall Festival @ Burnsville Town Square | Burnsville | North Carolina | United States

An Old Timey Fall Festival with arts and crafts, music, classic tractors and cars, a Farmer’s Market, children’s games and activities and fun for the entire family.