Family Fun in Hendersonville

October 16, 2008

You will not be bored trying to find things to do in the Hendersonville area this week that include fun for the entire family:

October 16-19: Craft Fair of the Southern Highland Craft Guild.  Visit Asheville’s Civic Center from 10am-6pm on Thursday through Saturday and 10am-5pm on Sunday to peruse the handcrafted items for sale, listen to local musicians play live music and take any of the number of craft classes available for adults and children.

October 17-18: 2nd Annual Raymond Fairchild Mountain Music Jamboree.  Stop by the Eaglenest Entertainment in Maggie Valley, NC to enjoy this indoor bluegrass music festival.  With over 800+ comfy seats, it is easy to get up close and personal with the wonderful performers.  Free parking is available and prices range from $25-$65.  For more info, call 828-926-9658.

October 17-18: Carp Fishing Tournament at the Adventure Village.  Each day, the tournament goes from 6pm-midnight.  There is a $40 entry fee with a 75% payback.  Prizes will be awarded for hourly big and small pots as well as the big and small fish for each night.  For more info, please call 828-884-5411.

October 17-18: Blue Ridge Corn Maze “Shock in the Corn” Haunted Maze.  Available on first-come, first-served basis.  For more info, please call 828-884-4415.

October 18-19: 2008 Shepherd’s Care Autumn Festival.  Downtown Lake Lure is hosting over 70 local artists and crafters for this fun crafts fair from 10am-5pm.

October 18-19: Festival of Traditions.  Learn more about the myths and legends of the North Carolina mountains through the tales of Appalachian Storytellers.  There will also be arts, crafts, a picnic lunch and entertainment.  Admission is absolutely FREE!

There are plenty more things to do in the Hendersonville area this weekend.  To find out what else is available, please visit the Hendersonville Calendar of Events.


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