Mountain Heritage Day1 University Way, Cullowhee, NC, US, 28723
Mark your calendars for Mountain Heritage Day! This dog friendly event will be held from 10 AM to 5 PM on September 28, 2019 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC, US. Admission is free.Visit Website
Named one of the top 20 events in the Southeast, Mountain Heritage Day is a festival not to be missed! Each year more than 15,000 visitors experience this one-of-a-kind event featuring three stages of live entertainment, 130+ food and craft vendors, tons of family-friendly activities, interactive kids area and stage, along with performances and demonstrations celebrating the Southern Appalachian mountain culture.
The 45th annual Mountain Heritage Day will be a combination old-fashioned mountain fair and showcase for Southern Appalachian music, arts, dance and song, with the atmosphere of a big family reunion. Visitors will find three stages of traditional old-time, gospel, and bluegrass music and dance, with plenty of fiddles, banjos, and clogging. Festival-goers are invited to join in workshops at the Circle Tent and participate in shape-note singing, one of the mountains’ sacred traditions.
Dogs must remain leashed at all times.