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Brushy Mountain Apple Festival North Wilkesboro NC Oct 5 2024

Brushy Mountain Apple Festival, North Wilkesboro NC Oct-5 2024 

Brushy Mountain Apple Festival NC


The Brushy Mountain Apple Festival in downtown North Wilkesboro NC is one of the largest one-day arts & crafts festivals in the southeast!  The festival features over 400 arts & crafts booths, over 100 food vendors, 4 different music stages featuring Bluegrass, Blues, Country and Folk Music, dancers and more!  --And of course you will find lots of apples, apple cider, apple pies, dried apples, apple butter and anything else you can think to make from delicious fall apples!  For a detailed entertainment schedule CLICK HERE


  • Dress in layers, the weather can change quickly in the mountains
  • With so much shopping, you can accumulate many bags!  Bring a backpack or rolling cart to carry your purchases in.
  • Stay in Wilkesboro for the weekend and visit a local moonshine distillery while you are in town.  Call Family Distillery features old stills and moonshine running cars!
  • The most newly renovated hotel in the area is the Holiday Inn Express Wilkesboro.

For more fall fun, join the Fall Lovers League of the High Country Facebook group HERE!