North Carolina Calendar

JUNE 2016

3           MARION — Liver Mush Festival — (828) 652-2215
3-4        CAPE CARTERET — Cruisin' To The Cape Festival — (252) 393-6565
3-4        EDENTON — Edenton Music And Water Festival — (800) 775-0111
3-4        MARION — NC Gold Festival — (828) 738-4893
4           APEX — Apex Latino Arts Festival & Latino Art Exhibit — (919) 249-1120
4           FAYETTEVILLE — Blues 'N Brews Festival — (910) 323-4233
4           ATLANTIC BEACH — Crystal Coast Music Festival — (252) 726-8148
4           EDENTON — Edenton Heritage Farm Fest — (252) 333-5540
4           PLYMOUTH — NC Black Bear Festival — (252) 793-4804
4           OLD FORT — The Gold Festival — (828) 442-5798
4           SPRUCE PINE — Troutacular — (828) 765-3008
4           WADE — Wade Founders Day — (910) 485-3502
4           WINGATE — Wingate Summer Fun Festival — (704) 233-4411
4-5        BLACK MOUNTAIN — Black Mountain Old Depot Art By The Tracks — (828) 669-6583
4-5        BURGAW — Cape Fear BBQ Festival — (910) 795-0292
6           FUQUAY-VARINA — Celebration Of The Arts — (919) 552-0848
10-11    TRYON — Blue Ridge Barbecue Festival — (828) 859-7427
10-11    EDEN — Charlie Poole Music Festival — (336) 623-1043
10-11    TRYON — Foothills Craft Show — (828) 859-7427
10-11    LENOIR — Pop Ferguson Blues Heritage Festival — (828) 221-5022
11         BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (877) 750-4636
11         HOT SPRINGS — Bluff Mountain Festival — (828) 649-1301
11         CRESWELL — Days Gone By — (252) 797-4560
11         KERNERSVILLE — Downtown Sidewalk Sale & Cruise-In — (336) 993-4521
11-18    BURLINGTON — Deweyfest — (336) 269-7923
17-18    RANDLEMAN — NC Food Truck State Championship — (336) 495-1100
17-18    BAKERSVILLE — NC Rhododendron Festival — (828) 765-9483
17-18    BURGAW — North Carolina Blueberry Festival — (910) 259-2007
17-19    WILMINGTON — Cape Fear Blues Festival — (910) 350-8822
17-19    OLIN — Groverfest — www.groverfest.com
18         DILLSBORO — Front Street Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 506-1668
18         ELIZABETH CITY — Juneteenth Festival — (252) 331-2925
18         BOONE — Sirens On Mountain Music And Art Festival — (828) 719-8206
18-19    MAGGIE VALLEY — PlottFest — PlottFest
24-26    MOREHEAD CITY — Beaufort Antique Show & Sale — (252) 728-5225/800-575-7483
24-26    BEAUFORT — Old Homes & Gardens Tour — (252) 728-5225
24-26    RALEIGH — Raleigh Money Expo(tm) Coin Show — (919) 987-5935
25         HENDERSONVILLE — Antique & Vintage Show — (828) 233-3205
25-26    CULLOWHEE — Summertime Mountain Artisans Fine Art and Craft Show Show — (828) 524-3405
25-26    SAPPHIRE — Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 743-1163
25-Jul 2      PEMBROKE — Annual Lumbee Homecoming — (910) 521-8602


JULY 2016

1-2         WAYNESVILLE — Mountaineer Antique Car Show and Flea Market — (828) 586-4517
1-4         MORGANTON — Red, White And Bluegrass Weekend — (828) 438-5350
1-5         DENTON — SE Old Threshers' Reunion — (336) 859-2755
1-Aug 3  BOONE — An Appalachian Summer Festival — 800-841-ARTS (2787)
2 & 4      DURHAM — Festival for the Eno — (919) 620-9099 X207
2            WEST JEFFERSON — Christmas In July Festival — (336) 846-9196
3            SURF CITY — Surf City Independence Day Fireworks — (910) 328-4131
3-4         FONTANA — Fontana Fourth Of  July — (828) 498-2211
3-Aug 6       ASHEVILLE — Swannanoa Gathering Folk Arts Workshops — (828) 298-3434
4            FORT BRAGG — Fort Bragg's 4th Of July Celebration — (910) 396-9126
4            WARRENTON — Children & Pets Parade — (252) 349-8606
4            SYLVA — Fourth of July Celebration — (828) 586-2155
4            GREENSBORO — Fun Fourth Festival — (336) 379-0060
4            MAGGIE VALLEY — Red, White & Boom! — (828) 926-0866
4            HIGH POINT — Uncle Sam Jam — (336) 883-3476
4            JACKSONVILLE — Freedom Festival — (910) 347-5332
4-6         ASHEVILLE — Mountain Dance & Folk Festival — (828) 257-4530
7-10       HOT SPRINGS — Wild Goose Festival — Wildgoosefestival.Org
8-24       CARRBORO — 10 By 10 In The Triangle — (919) 929-2787
8-9         NEW BERN — Bernaroo Music and Arts Festival — (252) 639-2902
9            LENOIR — North Carolina Blackberry Festival — (828) 726-0616
9            KERNERSVILLE — Downtown Sidewalk Sale & Cruise-In — (336) 993-4521
9-10       MAGGIE VALLEY — Maggie Valley Summer Arts & Crafts Show — (800) 624-4431
15-16     SPRUCE PINE — Spruce Pine BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival — (828) 765-3008
15-16     SUGAR GROVE — Music Fest 'N Sugar Grove — (828) 297-2200
16          BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (828) 295-7851
16          CAMERON — Cameron ‘Summer Sizzler’ Sale — (910) 245-3020
16          WILMINGTON — Classy Chassis Car Show  & Country Flea Market — (910) 686-9518
16          CHINA GROVE — Farmers Day Festival — (704) 857-2466
16          BRYSON CITY — Heritage Arts Summer Festival — (828) 366-2005
16          ORRUM — Lumber River Day Festival — (910) 628-4564
17          FRANKLIN — Appalachian Heritage Festival — (828) 524-7766
21-31     WAYNESVILLE — Folkmoot USA — (877) FOLK.USA
22-23     JEFFERSON — Ashe County Bluegrass & Old Time Fiddlers Convention — (336) 846-2787
22-23     JACKSONVILLE — NC Polynesian Festival — (910) 347-5332
22-23     MAGGIE VALLEY — WNC Barbecue Festival — (828) 926-1686
22-24     CHINCOTEAGUE, VA — Chincoteague Island Blueberry Festival — (757) 894-2334
23          FAIR BLUFF — NC Watermelon Festival — (910) 234-0756
28-31     FRANKLIN — Gem & Lapidary Show — (601)879-8832
30          CEDAR POINT — CedarFest 2016 — (252) 393-7898
30          FAYETTEVILLE — Downtown Fayetteville Architecture: Presentation & Walking Tour — (910) 433-1457
30          SALISBURY — Rowan Chamber Dragon Boat Festival — (704) 633-4221
30-31     ASHEVILLE — LEAF Festival — (828) 686-8742
31-Aug 7     SPRUCE PINE — Grassy Creek Mineral And Gem Show — (828) 765-5519


AUGUST 2016

3-4         BUXTON — Mid-Summer Arts & Crafts Show — (252) 995-3440
4-6         FRANKLINTON — PreddyFest Bluegrass Festival — (919) 494-7471
4-6         ROBBINS — Robbins Farmer's Day — (910) 464-1290
4-7         SPRUCE PINE — Official NC Mineral & Gem Festival — (800) 227-3912
5-26       SOUTHERN PINES — Fine Art Festival — (910) 692-2787
5-6         CARY — Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival — (800) 830-3976
5-6         BURNSVILLE — Mt. Mitchell Craft Fair — (828) 682-7413
5-6         LANSING — Ola Belle Reed Music Festival — (336) 384-4000
5-6         ELKIN — Reevestock Music Festival — (336) 526-1111
5-7         WILMINGTON — Port City Ribfest — (336) 707-9188
5-Sep 5       CHAPEL HILL — Paperhand Giant Puppet Summer Festival — (919) 923-1857
6            SHELBY — 7th Inning Stretch Festival — (704) 600-6599
6            HILLSBOROUGH — BikeFest Rural Heritage Tour — (919) 383-9722
6            CHARLOTTE — Bon Odori 2016 — (704) 333-2775
6-7         ASHEVILLE — Village Art & Craft Fair — (828) 274-2831
9            KERNERSVILLE — Downtown Sidewalk Sale & Cruise-In — (336) 993-4521
11-13     CLYDE — Fines Creek Bluegrass Jam And BBQ Festival — (828) 627-2566
12          ROANOKE RAPIDS — Roanoke Rapids Seafood & Shag Festival — (252) 676-9686
12-13     BEAUFORT — Beaufort Pirate Invasion — (252) 725-0860
12-13     BANNER ELK — Fine Art and Master Crafts Festival — (828) 898-5605
12-13     FRANKLIN — Mountain High BBQ Festival & Car Show — (828) 524-3161
12-13     VALDESE — Waldensian Festival — (828) 879-2129
12-20     FAYETTEVILLE — Cumberland County Fair — (843) 385-3180
13          BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock Art in the Park — (828) 295-7851
13          MOREHEAD CITY — Summer Craft Fair — (252) 247-7533
13-14     SAPPHIRE — Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show — (828) 743-1163
13-14     SNEADS FERRY — Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival — (910) 327-3335
13-14     BLACK MOUNTAIN — Sourwood Festival — (828) 669-2300
19          ASHEVILLE — Asheville Wine & Food Festival — (828) 545-2511
20          KERNERSVILLE — Kernersville Honeybee Festival — (336) 996-3062
20          DILLSBORO — Summer Arts & Crafts Market — (828) 586-5477
20          FRANKLIN — Franklin Folk Festival — (800) 932-5294
25-27     LAWNDALE — Clear Mountain View Music Festival — (704) 472-9092
26          FAYETTEVILLE — Dog Days Of Summer Car Show — (910) 433-1547
26-27     ROXBORO — Personality Festival — (336) 599-8333
27          KERNERSVILLE — Home Grown Arts Fest — (336) 978-8307
27-28     CARY — Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival — (919) 462-3864
31-Sep 5      HICKORY — Hickory American Legion Fair — (828) 464-5433


SEPTEMBER 2016

2-3         LITTLETON — Littleton-Lake Gaston Festival — (252) 586-6828
2-3         LAKE JUNALUSKA — Smoky Mountain Folk Festival — (828) 452-1688
2-4         LENOIR — Happy Valley Old-Time Fiddlers Convention — (828) 758-9448
2-4         MATTHEWS — Matthews Alive! — (704) 708-1261
2-5         FONTANA — Labor Day Weekend Lake-A-Looza — (828) 498-2211
3            ENGELHARD — Engelhard Seafood Festival — (252) 588-0508
3-4         RALEIGH — African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County — (919) 833-0140
3-4         CANTON — Canton Labor Day Festival — (828) 648-2363
3-4         SILK HOPE — Old Fashion Farmers Day — (919) 542-7270
4            GRASSY CREEK — New River Blues Festival — (336) 982-2109
9-10       MORGANTON — Historic Morganton Festival — (828) 438-5252
10          LOUISBURG — Tar River Festival — (919) 496-3056
15-17     RAEFORD — NC Fall Festival — (910) 904-2424
22-25     BENSON — Benson Mule Days — (919) 894-3825
23-24     DENVER — Denver Days Fall Festival — (704) 405-7905
23-25     CHARLOTTE — Festival in the Park — (704) 338-1060


OCTOBER 2016

1            DILLSBORO — Colorfest — (828) 586-5477
1            CHAPEL HILL — Chapel Hill's Festifall — (919) 968-2878
1-2         MATTHEWS — ArtFest In Matthews — (704) 847-3649
8-9         NEW BERN — MumFest 2016 — (252) 638-5781
25-26     ASHEVILLE — Gem & Lapidary Show — (601) 879-8832


NOVEMBER 2016

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


JANUARY 2017

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


MAY 2017

12-14      FRANKLIN — Gem & Lapidary Show — (601) 879-8832