Heart of Brevard is excited to announce a new date and focus for the White Squirrel Festival! White Squirrel Weekend will take place June 3-4, 2022, and will kick off on Friday evening and run through Saturday afternoon in the heart of downtown Brevard with the festivities continuing into Saturday evening with the NC Guitar Celebration at the Brevard Music Center. The weekend fun includes seven free performances.

Friday Night on the Main Stage: Empire Strikes Brass, Jonathan Scales Fourchestra, John Trufant

Saturday’s Line Up (performances throughout downtown): Davidson River School Taiko Drummers, Dave Desmelik, The Blue Ridge Bones, Sochatoa and Namoi April

In addition to the live music, the weekend event features a smattering of delicious food vendors and a beer garden with all of Brevard’s local breweries. Over 76 craft, artisan and nonprofit vendors add to the weekend street festival.

Family activities include LEAF Easel Rider, a downtown water feature and the Rosman Book Bus.

The weekend wraps up on Sunday with something for everyone. Visitors are invited downtown to enjoy businesses offering curated promotions, brunch specials, music and demonstrations.


Nicole Bentley

26 East Main Street
Brevard, NC 28712

(828) 606-6198

Updated April 22, 2022