Fine Art & Master Craft Festival in Banner Elk

Avery Co Chamber of Commerce Banner Elk

85 Artisans presenting their handicrafted fine art and mediums. Free to family. Located at Banner Elk Elementary School. Sponsored by Avery County Chamber of Commerce.  The Fine Art and Master Crafts Festival welcomes visitors and artists to the quaint one red light town of Banner Elk, located in the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains (near mile...

Mile High Kite Festival

Avery Co Chamber of Commerce Banner Elk

Mile High Kite Festival in Beech Mtn.  The Beech Mountain Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Mile High Kite Festival as part of the town's Labor Day Weekend festivities. The party starts the night before with a street dance outside the Beech Mountain Town Hall.  Why "Mile High"? Because Beech Mountain is 5,506 feet above sea...

Wooly Worm Festival 2021

Avery Co Chamber of Commerce Banner Elk

The 44rd Annual Woolly Worm Festival takes place the 3rd weekend of October 16 and 17, 2021 in the quaint mountain town of Banner Elk North Carolina. Yes there is an admission cost to get into the festival because  all  of proceeds are given back to our community to enhance our schools, children’s programs, and to...