Local Events – June 2015

Silver Fork Winery – Morganton

Just a short drive from Hidden Lake, this new winery always has something going on.  For more info and their current hours check out:  www.SilverForkWinery.com

South Creek Winery – Nebo

Another nearby winery and vineyard offering Bordeaux style wines.  Check out their site for hours and special events at:  www.SouthCreekWinery.com

Belle Nicho Winery – Nebo

Small farmstead winery using French-American hybrids.  Their sustainable practices using organically approved products help in the enhancement of their wines.  Find them at:  www.BelleNichoWinery.com

June 5th-6th – NC Gold Festival – Old Fort

The 12th Annual NC Gold Festival is once again being held on the grounds of the Mountain Gateway Museum at 102 Water St. in Old Fort.  There will be gold demonstrations, vendors, games, prizes, music, food and more.  Free admission.  Friday from noon till 5pm and Saturday from 10am-5pm.  Free parking.  For more info visit:  www.visitoldfort.com

June 5th – Annual Livermush Festival & Concert – Marion

Come join the locals with their tribute to Livermush!  See the livermush cookoff and contest, best dressed pig contest, the livermush toss, and more!  Free livermush sandwiches courtesy of Hunters Livermush, inflatables for the kids, hospice bake sale, and live music.  The fun runs from 630pm-900pm.  Located on the grounds of the McDowell County Courthouse on the corner of Main and Court Streets in downtown Marion.  For more info visit:  www.hometownmarion.com