Burnsville-Yancey Chamber of Commerce
Home of Mount Mitchell
Burnsville, North Carolina
Highest Mountains, Small Town Charm
Crafts, live music, great festival food and a good time await you at the Mt Mitchell Crafts Fair on Friday & Saturday, August 2-3 from 9am to 5pm.
Events in Burnsville & Yancey County
Since launching their performing career in Feb of 1988, the Cockman Family has developed the classic family harmonies and youthful flair that is their trademark. Their unique bluegrass gospel style, original songs and original arrangements of the old gospel songs have been immensely popular with their audiences.
There are so many great things to do in Burnsville & Yancey County, especially between April and October. Each month has a special event, and all three seasons are perfect to get out in the mountains and explore.
With a peak elevation of 6,684 feet, Mount Mitchell is the highest mountain East of the Mississippi River, and the first state park in North Carolina. The summit has an observation platform next to the grave of Elisha Mitchell and offers awesome views of the Black Mountains, home to 5 of the 10 highest mountains in Eastern U.S.
Burnsville & Yancey County
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