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**North Carolina Rhododendron Festival Celebrates 71 Years – June 16 & 17 Spaces Still Available




For two full days of Family Fun  June 16 and 17, the Town of Bakersville, North  Carolina, Gateway to the Roan and Home to the Arts, will host its 71st North Carolina Rhododendron Festival.

The Festival is among the oldest and most respected festivals in the Southeast for its creativity and longevity!  The two-day Festival will feature the Rhododendron Festival Pageant on Friday and Saturday evenings. 

Come early to enjoy our Arts and Crafts Fair – live music both days – food vendors featuring local organic selections – baked goods from local churches – regional arts and crafts people – commercial vendors – inflatables and train rides for the kids – nonprofit exhibits and the famous Ducky Derby!

The Classic Car show on Saturday as well as a 10K run is a huge hit! Then get decked out for street dancing both Friday and Saturday nights.

Come to Bakersville! There are vendor spaces still available. Contact Dr. Dan Barron or 828-284-1914

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