In historic downtown Mount Airy, the festival showcases the area’s cultural and musical heritage, featuring old time, bluegrass and gospel music plus unique arts & crafts of more than 250 craftsmen. Don't forget to enjoy "Food for the Soul" - ham biscuits, collard green sandwiches, barbecue, turkey legs, hamburgers & hot dogs, ground steak sandwiches, Amish doughnuts, and so more!

This year's Autumn Leaves Festival marks the 56thrd anniversary of one of North Carolina’s longest running and most successful events. It has been consistently ranked as one of the “Top 20 Events” in the Southeast.

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Travis Frye, Festival Director

Greater Mount Airy Visitor Center 200 N. Main Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030

(336) 786-6116

Updated August 18, 2021

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