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Burnsville, North Carolina

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CALENDAR

Events in Burnsville & Yancey County

Mar
23
Sat
2019
Burnsville Spring Fest @ Burnsville Town Center
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Burnsville Spring Fest @ Burnsville Town Center

The Burnsville Spring Fest Craft Show is here! Featuring one of a kind gift items handmade by local crafters and artisans. Celebrate the arrival of Spring by shopping a wide variety of unique items such as paintings, quilted sheep, teddy bears, wooden bowls, stained glass, painted signs, glass ornaments, beeswax candles, baked goods and much more!
If you are interested in participating contact Christy Edwards at (828) 208-6975 or email christyedwards1970@gmail.com.

Apr
12
Fri
2019
Parkway Playhouse Junior “Junie B. Jones, JR” @ Parkway Playhouse
Apr 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse Junior "Junie B. Jones, JR" @ Parkway Playhouse

Join Junie B. on her first day of first grade, where many changes are in store: Junie’s best friend Lucille has found new best friends – and Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school. While in Mr. Scary’s class Junie has trouble reading the blackboard – and she may need glasses. Add in a friendly cafeteria lady, an intense kickball tournament and a “Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal,” and first grade has never been more exciting.

Apr
13
Sat
2019
Mayland Earth to Sky Park Star Party 2019 @ Bare Dark Sky Observatory
Apr 13 @ 6:15 pm – 11:45 pm
Mayland Earth to Sky Park Star Party 2019 @ Bare Dark Sky Observatory

Join Mayland Community College at the Earth to Sky Park and Bare Dark Sky Observatory as we take part in the 2019 NC State-wide Star Party.  Watch the groundbreaking for the new planetarium and enjoy astronomy related activities for children, a food truck, and plenty of star gazing hosted by the MCC Astronomy Club.  This event is free and open to the public.

Parkway Playhouse Junior “Junie B. Jones, JR” @ Parkway Playhouse
Apr 13 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse Junior "Junie B. Jones, JR" @ Parkway Playhouse

Join Junie B. on her first day of first grade, where many changes are in store: Junie’s best friend Lucille has found new best friends – and Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school. While in Mr. Scary’s class Junie has trouble reading the blackboard – and she may need glasses. Add in a friendly cafeteria lady, an intense kickball tournament and a “Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal,” and first grade has never been more exciting.

Apr
14
Sun
2019
Parkway Playhouse Jr. “Junie B. Jones JR” @ Parkway Playhouse
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse Jr. "Junie B. Jones JR" @ Parkway Playhouse

Join Junie B. on her first day of first grade, where many changes are in store: Junie’s best friend Lucille has found new best friends – and Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school. While in Mr. Scary’s class Junie has trouble reading the blackboard – and she may need glasses. Add in a friendly cafeteria lady, an intense kickball tournament and a “Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal,” and first grade has never been more exciting.

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mount Mitchell State Park

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.

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