North Carolina Citizens

Community Day Socials


Spring Activities

  • Dreamville Festival (4/2 - 4/3/22) @ Dorothea Dix Park, Raleigh
  • Low Country Cajun Festival (April)
  • Merlefest (end of April), Wilkesboro
  • Azalea Festival (mid April), Wilmington
  • Family Fun Day (11 a.m. - 4 p.m.) City Lake Park, 602 W Main ST, Jamestown
  • Mountain Sports Festival (end of May), Asheville
  • The Boondocks Comedy Festival (end of May), Comedy Zone, Charlotte
  • American Dance Festival (mid June to late July), Durham

Summer Activities

  • Merge 25 (July), Carrboro
  • Folkmoot USA (late July), Waynesville and Maggie Valley
  • Eastern Music Festival, Greensboro
  • Appalachian Summer Festival, Boone
  • National Black Theatre Festival (early Aug.), Winston Salem
  • Apple Festival (early Sept.), Hendersonville
  • Hopscotch Music Festival (September), Raleigh
  • African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County (Sept.), Downtown Raleigh
  • Black Family Day (Sept. begins @1:45 p.m.) 303 S. Scales Street, Reidsville

Autumn Activities

  • North Carolina Seafood Festival (early Oct.), Morehead City
  • Lexington Barbecue Festival (Oct.), Lexington
  • Autumn Jubilee (October), Salisbury 
  • Carolina Renaissance Festival (early Oct. to late Dec., weekends), Charlotte
  • Lake Eden Arts Festival LEAF (October), Black Mountain
  • Balloons over Anderson Hot Air Balloon Festival (Mid October), Anderson Civic Center
  • Barbecue Festival (late Oct.), Lexington
  • Christmas Parade (November, 9:40 a.m.), Raleigh

Winter Activities





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