The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.

May
May

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Friday
Fri

Annual WNC Bigfoot Festival

1 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Downtown Marion Main Street

Friday activities take place between 3:30 pm and 8:00 pm. The focus is on educational events and discussions. Locally owned retailers, restaurants, breweries and other Marion businesses will offer Bigfoot themed goodies, and memorabilia.

People walking in downtown Marion

Day 2 begins at 10:00 am on Main Street in Marion with a full day of WNC Bigfoot Festival activities, vendors, stories, food, and more. As we approach May 2022, frequently check the festival website for schedules, parking, and other festival details.

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For more information, check out this web site, https://marionbigfootfestival.com or follow their Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/wncbigfootfestival/.

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