Local Festivals & Fun

In Tryon

April Fools’ Festival … no foolin’!!!!  Check out photos and details of past years.  Only in a small town would such big fun happen. More info HERE.

Tryon Farmers’ Market … May through October.  Every Thursday, 4:00-6:00 p.m.  Downtown area.  Additional info HERE on other area markets.

Tryon Gallery Trot … it’s all about the art!  Once a month the downtown area comes to life with galleries hosting receptions and special events.  Info & Dates HERE.

Additional current events & happenings on the Explore Tryon site.

Interested in tidbits of local news?  The World’s Smallest Daily Newspaper:  Tryon Daily Bulletin


In Saluda

Annual Coon Dog Day … a celebration for dogs & their people! Great food, live music, parade, crafts, street dance, more ~ info HERE.


In Hendersonville

Apple Festival – September/Labor Day Weekend.  Check the web site for all the details.


In Flat Rock

Flat Rock Music Festival

Flat Rock Playhouse – The State Theatre of North Carolina.  Check out all of the upcoming shows &  events HERE.

Carl Sandburg Home – This National Historic site is only a few miles from downtown Hendersonville. The 264 acre estate includes over 5 miles of hiking trails , 2 ponds, pastures and 2 mountains. More info & special events calendar HERE.


In Lake Lure

Lake Lure Beach/Water Park, Tour Boats & Much More – Details HERE.

Annual Lake Lure Olympiad – in August … check out the details HERE!!

GolfTHIS SITE has information about several area courses.


In Chimney Rock

Chimney Rock State Park – Details HERE.


** As we continue to learn more about the area & all the great local happenings, we’ll update this page!!