- Freedom Park Lake 1409 East Boulevard Charlotte, NC 28203 in CHARLOTTE, NC
Held since 1964, the Festival in the Park is a must-see event in Charlotte, North Carolina. Throughout the festival, singers and storytellers descend on the city with art, music and food for all. This festival is held at Freedom Park and is free for all attendees.
Originally a one-day event, Mayberry Days now encompasses three days each year. It is held in the birthplace of Andy Griffith in Mount Airy, North Carolina. This free festival is held in the memory of the Andy Griffith Show and hosts a food eating contest.
Taking place each fall in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains just a short drive from Asheville, the LEAF Festival (Lake Eden Arts Festival) is a three-day global music festival for people of all ages.
- Downtown 101 City Hall Plaza Durham, NC 27701 in DURHAM, NC
The Durham Art Walk marks one of the city's most artsy and eclectic events. Ranging from spectacular art shows to exquisite dining, the Art Walk is situated near some of Durham's top historic sites. Visitors to the area can stop by West Village, the Durham Arts Council and Vega Metals to purchase some of their favorite pieces.