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Foxfire Mountaineer Festival

October 8 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

 
 
We are thrilled to announce the return of the annual Foxfire Mountaineer Festival! Join us for a day of arts, crafts, music, and more, all in celebration of our Appalachian culture!
 
The Festival will be held at the Rabun County Civic Center on Saturday, October 8th from 10 am until 5 pm. Tickets are $8, kids 5 & under are free! With a festival wristband, you’ll also receive 30% off admission to the Foxfire Museum at 98 Foxfire Lane, Mountain City, Georgia. 
 
 
Purchase tickets in advance here.
 
Schedule of events
 
Field Events
3-Legged Race 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00
Corn Hole Toss—Russell & Russell PC, Attorneys at Law
Corn Shuckin’ – Hillside Orchard Farms
Crosscut Sawing
Pet Adoptions – Paws 4 Life
Toilet Paper Toss—Kiwanis
Petting Zoo—Rabun County Middle School FFA
Horseshoes– 10:30 – 3:00
Greased Pig Chase
11:00 (ages 1 – 4)
11:45 (ages 11-13)
12:30 (ages 5 – 7)
1:15 (ages 8– 10)
3:00 (ages 1 – 4)
3:45 (ages 5 – 7)
Sack Race 11:30, 12:30, 2:30, 3:30
Sawing
Shiner’s Dash – 2:00
Wagon Rides with mules – Nathan Justus
Wood Chopping 11:00
Wood Fling
10:30 (ages 8 – 12)
11:30 (ages 13+)
12:30 (-7)
Georgia Bushcraft demos -throughout day
Stage Entertainers and Events
10:45 Announcements/Prayer/Anthem
11:00 Carolina Backroads
12:15 Silly Ridge
1:30 Curtis Blackwell and the Dixie Bluegrass
Boys
2:45 The Foxfire Boys
 
 
 

Venue

Rabun County Civic Center