8th Annual Galax Leaf & String Festival
The City of Galax, World Capital of Old Time Mountain Music, is proud to invite you to be a part of the 2009 Leaf & String Festival, June 12th & 13th,. We are looking forward to an exciting celebration of out cultural heritage with music, literature, and creative arts.
Virginia Covered Bridge Festival in Patrick County Saturday June 20, 2009
The annual Virginia Covered Bridge Festival will be hosted in Woolwine, Virginia between Jacks Creek and Bob White Covered Bridges. There will be live bands, numerous artists and craftsmen exhibiting and selling their products, and food vendors. Wagon rides, tractor pulled hay rides and antique car rides will be available providing travel from one covered bridge to the other. Kids will have a terrific time at the kid activity area that has a petting zoo, moonwalk, face painting and more.
Christmas in July Festival Saturday July 4, 2009
Ash County's Christmas in July Festival 2009 sharing our Mountain Heritage. The Christmas in July Festival will celebrate its 23rd year in 2009. The annual street festival featuring handcrafted arts and crafts, the best of local and and regional music, children's activities, great food and a flavor of the county with our "Non-profit Row" returns to the mountains of western North Carolina July 4.
Blue Ridge Mountain Arts & Craft Fair Sparta, North Carolina July 24th & 25th 2009
You are invited to the Annual Blue Ridge Mountain Arts & Crafts Fair in Sparta, NC. Just an hour's drive from Winston-Salem and close to the Blue Ridge parkway, Sparta is nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is a destination for summertime travelers who want to escape the heat and crowded streets of the city.
* Free Admission
* The Fair will be in the heart of downtown Sparta on the beautiful grounds of Crouse Park. (Follow Signs)
* Entertainment throughout the day
* Juried Arts & Crafts Fair
* Plenty of good food.
* Alleghany Quilt Exhibit and Car Show close by.
* A FREE shuttle is available to other venues and attractions.
* A very family friendly event.
Mountain Heritage Festival Celebration of Craft & Music Saturday, September 19th, 2009.
I hope you will plan to join us September 19 for the 2009 mountain Heritage Festival. This is a special time for us. All year the county is celebrating the 150th anniversary of its founding. If you arrive in Saparta on Friday, plan to attend the street dance in the First Community Bank parking lot, 57 North Main Street. Many of the participants will be in early 19th century period attire during the festival. We will have special demonstrations and activities to highlight the 150th
Juried Arts & Craft
Music abd much more.
Festival in Freedom Park in Charlotte, September 24th, 25th, 26th & 27th 2009.
Since 1964 , Festival in the Park has been bringing popular and eclectic music, arts and crafts, and family entertainment to Charlotteans and visitors from around the South. The sounds of singers, dancers, storytellers and more drift across Freedom park while the lake reflects lights strung from Camelot exhibition tents. The smell of popcorn and festival-food fill the air as children with painted faces happily produce their first artwork. First time visitors are amazed by the variety of arts, crafts, and entertainment, old-timers marvel at the freshness combined with the tradition of each year's offerings.
Brushy Mt. Apple Festival October 3rd 2009