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

This signature, North Carolina staple takes place on the grounds of Marion's Camping World, known as the former "Tom Johnson's Camping Center" featuring three days of traditional bluegrass music by your favorite performers. Returning are Rhonda Vincent and The Rage, Authentic Unlimited, The Malpass Brothers, The Bluegrass Mountaineers, and more.

Tickets may be purchased in advance, the last day to purchase online is August 4th. Tickets will be available at the gate.