73rd Annual North Carolina Gourd Festival


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  • Kate Mahony


  • 1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
    Raleigh NC 27607


This festival features gourds from around the world, special gourd workshops, and vendors of dried gourds, gourd seeds, gourd crafts, gourd art, books and crafting supplies. A variety of competitive categories are awarded ribbons and prizes. There is a live auction on Saturday at noon and also a free gourd crafting table for kids. Details about the festival and information on how to enter the competitions will be on our web site in the spring of 2014. A listing of workshops offered will be on the web site in the summer of 2014. For more information, or to sign up as a vendor or workshop instructor, contact Kate Mahony, Festival Chair, at tolecat@nc.rr.com or 910.639.4577.

Admission: Adults: $2; Free for children under 16, workshop students and N.C. Gourd Society Members

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35° 47' 42" / Longitude: -78° 42' 26.28"


1025 Blue Ridge Rd. Raleigh NC 27607

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