Festivals and Events. For exact festival dates, contact the local visitors bureaus here

Click the links below for festivals and events near that city:

Map Call Festival/Event City Founded Rate Range Festival Month Video Book Group
Biltmore Blooms Asheville Asheville 1985 $$$ Apr-May
Polar Plunge New Years Day Asheville Lake Lure 2008 Free Jan
Music on Main Asheville Hendersonville 1999 Free Jun-Aug
Waldensian Festival Asheville Valdese 1975 Free Aug
Cherokee Indian Fair Asheville Cherokee 1912 $ Oct
An Appalachian Summer Festival Asheville Boone 1984 $$ Jul
Art in the Park Asheville Beech Mountain 1962 Free May-Oct
Cherokee PowWow Asheville Cherokee 1975 $ Jul
Graham County Heritage Festival Asheville Robbinsville 2003 Free Jul
Spring Herb Festival Asheville Asheville 1989 Free Apr-May
Brewgrass Music Festival Asheville Asheville 1997 $$$ Oct
The Gourd Gathering Asheville Cherokee 2002 $ Jun
Montford Music & Arts Festival Asheville Asheville 2004 $ May
Mountain Dance & Folk Festival Asheville Asheville 1928 $-$$$ Aug
Village Art & Craft Fair Asheville Asheville 1973 Free Sep
NC Rhododendron Festival Asheville Bakersville 1946 Free Jun
Cherokee Bluegrass Festival Asheville Cherokee $$$ Jun
North Carolina Apple Festival Asheville Hendersonville 1947 Free Sep
Garden Jubilee Asheville Hendersonville 1994 $$$ May
Grandfather Mountain Highland Games & Gathering of the Scottish Clans Asheville Linville 1956 $ Jul
Christmas at Biltmore Asheville Asheville 1976 $$$ Nov-Jan
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands - Summer Edition Asheville Asheville 1947 $ Jul
Live Music at the Bandstand Asheville Asheville 1996 $$$ Jun-Oct
Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival Asheville Banner Elk 1992 Free Jul-Aug
Annual Beech Mountain Hog Roast Asheville Beech Mountain 1973 $ Jul
Carolina Mountains Literary Festival Asheville Burnsville 1956 Free Sep
Cherokee Unto These Hills Asheville Cherokee 1950 Free-$$$ Jun
Qualla Arts & Crafts Open Air Indian Art Market Asheville Cherokee 1946 Free Aug-Sep
Taste of Scotland Celtic Festival & Highland Games Asheville Franklin 1993 $ Jun
Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival Asheville Highlands 1981 $$$ Jul-Aug
Maggie Valley Summer Arts & Craft Show Asheville Maggie Valley 1986 Free Jul
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands - Fall Edition Asheville Asheville 1947 $ Oct
Woolly Worm Festival Asheville Banner Elk 1977 $ Oct
Tweetsie Railroad Ghost Train Asheville Blowing Rock 1990 $$ Sep-Oct
Children's Trout Fishing Derby Asheville Cherokee 2002 $ Aug
Show, Shine, Shag & Dine Asheville Henderson 2001 Free Oct
Hot Nights Cool Rides Car Show Asheville Lake Lure 1991 Free Aug
Lake Lure Arts & Crafts Autumn Festival Asheville Lake Lure 2008 Free Oct
North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival Asheville Marion 1974 $$$ Aug
City of Asheville Outdoor Special Events Asheville Asheville 1792 Varies Jan-Dec
Saluda Arts Festival Asheville Saluda 2003 Free May
Oconaluftee Indian Village Asheville Cherokee 1952 Free-$$$ May-Oct
Explore Boone Asheville Boone 1872 Varies Jan-Dec
Horn in the West Asheville Boone 1952 $-$$ Jul-Aug
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