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Marion Livermush Festival

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Downtown Marion Main Street

Marion is celebrating the 14th Annual Livermush Festival.  Come join the Celebration of Livermush and the Livermush heritage of Marion and McDowell County!

Returning favorites - Pig Calling Contest.  Get your best pig call ready!  $25 and a Festival t-shirt for the best pig caller! 

And the Pig Squealing Contest!!!  A $25 cash prize and a Livermush Festival T-shirt to the winner.

Inflatables and balloons for the kids!!  Visit with the arts and craft vendors.  There is fun for everyone! 

Downtown Marion’s restaurants, taprooms and brewery will be open for your enjoyment.

And what would a Livermush Festival be without the sounds of the sounds of great traditional music by:  Ages Past, a bluegrass band best known for their powerful sound, original songwriting, and "traditional with a twist" style, has reunited to bring you an all-new music line-up.

For more information, call 828-652-2215 or check out Facebook Livermush Festival.  

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