Greening Up the Mountains Festival


Greening up the Mountains Festival

You've been waiting for months for the weather to start warming up. Maybe it's still very cold and snowy where you live and you need a spring break. It's time to take a Smoky Mountain Getaway . Come to the North Carolina Mountains and help us celebrate the beginning of spring.

Greening Up the Mountains is an annual one day street festival in held downtown Sylva NC. This years festival will be held on Saturday April 28th. It starts at 10:00 and runs through 4:00 pm

Main Street And Railroad Avenue will be closed to traffic and filled with traditional heritage crafts and artists. Three stages will feature local bands, dancers, children's performances, and a talent contest. For the children there will be an inflatable slide storytelling, face painting, and much more. There will also be a 5K run that starts at 9 am.

There will be many choices of delicious food to choose from as you walk the streets watching craft demonstrators and checking out the local shops.

Plan your weekend vacation and help us celebrate spring!

*photo taken by Nick Breedlove