Celebrate the 13th Annual NC Gold Festival in Old Fort's Mill Creek Village, on the grounds of Mountain Gateway Museum. Take a chance on winning a gold nugget, test your skills by trying out our NC Gold Geocache, learn about gold mining and processing through live demonstrations and stories, shop with vendors and enjoy the music...on the banks of Mill Creek. Don't forget to register for the Ducky Derby! Directions: I-40/Exit 73/Old Fort - North on Catawba Avenue, right onto Water Street. Event is on the right.
October 14th - Fall Leaf Report
Your fall leaf report is here! We are seeing more color in the higher elevations this week. Take a drive on the Lake Ja…
October 7th - Fall Leaf Report
An amended professional forecast predicts peak leaf season for lower elevations to start turning during the first week …
Canceled - 37th Annual Mountain Glory Festival
Celebrating 37 years of downtown Marion's Mountain Glory Festival on October 9th between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.