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.



North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival

noon - 10 p.m.
Camping World at Tom Johnson's Camping Center

Evans Media presents the North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival taking place at Marion's Camping World, the former Tom Johnson's Camping facility. Bring your own chairs, tickets may be purchased in advance until August 4th. Tickets will be available at the door. Returning are some of your favorite bluegrass performers including Rhonda Vincent, The Malpass Brothers, and more.