Mountain Heritage Festival

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  • Alleghany Chamber of Commerce


  • Main Street
    Sparta NC 28675


Come to downtown Sparta, for the 18th Annual Mountain Heritage Festival. Craft and food vendors line Main Street in celebration of mountain heritage in craft and music. This year’s entertainment features Wayne Henderson and Helen White. With demonstrations of the skills of local ancestors and music that mixes local heritage with modern influences, there is something for everyone. Dancers will be kicking up their heels and don’t forget the Possom Queen contest and Crowning.

Admission: Free.

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36° 30' 19.44" / Longitude: -81° 7' 14.5194"


Main Street Sparta NC 28675

Special Directions:

From I-77, take Exit 83 (northbound traffic only) or Exit 85 and follow US 21 North, 28 miles up the mountain to Sparta.

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