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Food Truck Wars @ UCF

Orlando, Florida


Mountain Arts and Craft Celebration

Rising Fawn, Georgia


Annual International Festival

Statesboro, Georgia


Swine Time Festival

Climax, Georgia


Southland Jubilee

Greensboro, Georgia

 

North Carolina Festivals and Events

Oct 20 to Oct 21, 2017     Look On The Bright Side Quilt Show
Sanford, NC - Dennis Wicker Civic Ctr., 1801 Nash Street
Over 100 quilts, quilting, fabric, notions and sewing vendors, food on site - Festival is 15 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 1, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 30, Non-food vendor apps open? No
Est. attendees-1000, 919-499-0766, See website

Oct 21 to Oct 22, 2017     Woolly Worm Festival
Banner Elk, NC - 185 Azalea Circle
The festival features crafts, food vendors, live entertainment, the Woolly Worm Race and much more. - Festival is 40 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 16, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 179, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-25000, 828-898-5605, See website

Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2017     PumpkinFest
Franklin, NC - 95 East Main Street
Get ready to let the good times roll during Franklin, North Carolina's 21st Annual PumpkinFest! Featuring the World Famous Pumpkin Roll! - Festival is 21 years old. Festival has Juried Arts and Crafts
Est # of food vendors- 10, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 90, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-5000, 828-524-2516, See website

Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2017     Rowan Blues and Jazz Festival
Salisbury, NC - 200 West Fisher Street
Reunion bands and most popular performers including storytells of past festivals and family friendly activities and heritage foods. - Festival is 17 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 10, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 15, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-3000, 704-636-2811, See website

Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2017     Car Festival
Rockingham, NC - 706 hwy 74 East
Champion Ford Classic Car Festival. We will be having a car show and vendors. - Festival is 2 years old. Festival has Juried Arts and Crafts
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 40, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-1500, 910-582-8383,

Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2017     BLA/ALT Music Festival
Charlotte, NC - 1824 Statesville Ave
A black-centered space celebrating the BLA/ALT musicians in NC, but the festival is looking for all people to vend, support and enjoy the music and space.
- Festival is 1 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 5, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 50, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-500, 704 670-1582, See website

Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2017     Autumn Fest
Kannapolis , NC - 6001 Old Concord Salisbury Road
Arts, crafts, woodworking demonstrations, Hit & Miss Engines, Garden Tractor Pull, Silent auction baskets, Fire House, Tractors
Hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs, chips & drinks. The Garden Tractor Pullers 9 am to 4 pm - Festival is 6 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 2, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 40, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-1000, 704-796-1671,

Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2017     Ghostwalk: Heroes & Hooligans
New Bern, NC - 511 Broad St
Visit ghost sites in homes, churches, businesses and Cedar Grove Cemetery in New Bern's Historic District and meet spirits of New Bern's past - Festival is 28 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 5, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 0, Non-food vendor apps open? No
Est. attendees-4000, 252-638-8558, See website

Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2017     Ghostwalk - Heroes and Hooligans
New Bern, NC - 511 Broad Street
Historic ghosts in 13 sites in churches, homes and businesses in New Bern's Historic District and Cedar Grove Cemetery. Meet spirits from New Bern's past. - Festival is 27 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 0, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-3200, 252-638-8558, See website

Oct 28 to Oct 28, 2017     Seaboard Festival
Hamlet, NC - 201 Main Street
4 Blocks with more than 150 vendors. Arts & Crafts, Food Vendors, Craft Demonstrations, Children's Activities, 2 performance stagesl - Festival is 34 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 30, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 165, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-32000, 910-557-5570, See website

Oct 28 to Oct 28, 2017     Barbecue Festival
Lexington, NC - 2 Main Street
6 stages of entertainment, children's area, special attractions and the best BBQ in the world! - Festival is 33 years old. Festival has Juried Arts and Crafts
Est # of food vendors- 30, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 250, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-175000, 336-956-1880,

Oct 28 to Oct 28, 2017     Halloweenfest
Brevard, NC - 175 E. Main St.
A full day's worth of family fun for the spookiest day of the year! Heart of Brevard’s street festival, featuring crafters, artists, games, and food. Hours 10am-5pm. Welcome to come in costume. - Festival is 40 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 12, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 50, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-12,000, 828-884-3278, See website

Nov 3 to Nov 5, 2017     Holiday Market Greensboro
Greensboro, NC - Greensboro Coliseum Complex- 1921 W Lee St
Offering foods and fashions, gifts and glitter, toys and treats, music and magic - everything to make the holidays bright under one roof. - Festival is 28 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 10, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 250, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-30000, 336-282-5550, See website

Nov 4 to Nov 4, 2017     Arts & Crafts Festival
Cary, NC - 221 Union Street
Wide variety of Handmade Crafts and Artwork, Food Trucks, Handbell concert, big Raffle, Book sale, Bake sale. Free admission. - Festival is 5 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 2, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 28, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-600, 919-467-1477, See website

Nov 10 to Nov 11, 2017     Vintage Fan Fair
Raleigh, NC - 1025 Blue Ridge Rd
Join us in Celebrating Nostalgia?. A nostalgic experience with a marketplace of vendors, activities and vintage camper showcase. - Festival is 1 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 40, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-2000, 984-500-7733, See website

Nov 11 to Nov 12, 2017     River Arts District Studio Stroll
Asheville , NC - 14 Riverside DR
The Artists of Asheville’s River Arts District open their doors for a full weekend at the Fall Studio Stroll, welcoming the public to experience and collect amazing art in the studios and galleries. - Festival is 20+ years old.
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 0, Non-food vendor apps open? No
Est. attendees-5000, 2067750663, See website

Nov 14 to Nov 14, 2018     Cruisin' Pembroke Street Fest
Pembroke, NC - 100 Main Street
A variety of local entertainment, food, provide artist a way to showcase their art, and provide activities for our children. - Festival is 5 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 5, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 50, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-3000, 910-522-2162,

Nov 17 to Nov 19, 2017     Celebration of Seagrove Potters
Seagrove, NC - 798 NC Pottery Highway 705
Premier exhibition of Seagrove Pottery, indoors with potters market, demos, food and auction. - Festival is 10 years old. Festival has Juried Arts and Crafts
Est # of food vendors- 6, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 80, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-5000, 336-879-4145, See website

Nov 18 to Nov 18, 2017     White Oak's Arts & Craft Show
Edenton, NC - 111 Sandy Ridge Road
Holiday Gift Vendors, Food, Entertainment and more... - Festival is 6 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 1, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 45, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-500, 252-221-4078,

Nov 24 to Nov 26, 2017     Craftsmen's Christmas Classic Art &Craft
Greensboro, NC - 1921 W. Lee Street
Hundreds of talented artists & craftsmen with thousands of choices. Something for every Style, Taste & Budget! - Festival is 44 years old. Festival has Juried Arts and Crafts
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 400, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-30000, 336-282-5550, See website

Nov 25 to Nov 25, 2017     Beech Mountain Holiday Market
Beech Mountain , NC - 1330 Pine Ridge Road
Craft and artisan holiday market - Festival is 11 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 5, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 50, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-500, 828-387-3003,

Dec 9 to Dec 9, 2017     Mattamuskeet Swan Days Festival
Swanquarter, NC - 85 Mattamuskeet Rd
Migratory bird tours, live raptor exhibits, historical presentations, wildlife exhibits, food and craft vendors. - Festival is 4 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 8, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 18, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-800, 252-926-4021, See website

Jan 1 to Jan 1, 2018     KwanzaaFest
Durham, NC - 120 West Club Blvd
The doors will open at 11am, Children's Village to begin at 1pm and the program to begin at 2pm. Free and Open to Public - Festival is 34 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 5, Food vendor apps open? Yes
Est # of non-food vendors- 20, Non-food vendor apps open? Yes
Est. attendees-3000, 919-560-2729, See website

Feb 1 to Feb 3, 2018     North Carolina Jazz Festival
Wilmington, NC - 301 Water Street
One of the largest traditional jazz festivals in the Southeast and a STS Top 20 Event, this musical weekend will feature a line-up of Internationally Recognized Artists. Please visit our Web Site for Full Details.
- Festival is 38 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 0, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 0, Non-food vendor apps open? No
Est. attendees-1500, (910) 793-111, See website

Apr 21 to Apr 21, 2018     RockyFest
Hiddenite, NC - 3451 Rocky Face Church Road
Trail races, rock climbing, live music, children's activities, food, arts/crafts - Festival is 5 years old.
Est # of food vendors- 10, Food vendor apps open? No
Est # of non-food vendors- 40, Non-food vendor apps open? No
Est. attendees-2000, 828-632-1093, See website

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