Events

MAGGIE VALLEY FESTIVAL GROUND EVENTS 2021

April 23 – 25  Annual Southeastern Mini Truckin’ Nationals – Open car & truck show!  Friday & Saturday 8am-5pm, Sunday 8am-2pm.  Parts vendors, Food vendors and DJ!   http://www.minitruckinnats.com/.

April 30 – May 2  Thunder in the Smokies Spring Motorcycle Rally – Largest & Oldest Rally in Maggie Valley! Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-3pm.  Tour Rides, Vendors, Bike Show, Bike Games, Prizes, Concerts, Fire Dancers, the Latest Bikes & Products on display, Church Service and more!

May 14 & 15   KKOA Icons of Hotrodding Festival – 1950s and 1960s Hotrod and Custom Car, Truck & Van event for 1969 and older models, 50s & 60s music, Automotive & Vintage Vendors, Pin-stripers, Food Vendors, Judging with Awards & Trophy presentation.  Family friendly event!  

May 28  Too Many Zooz & Big Something:  Drive-In Concert at Maggie Valley Festival Grounds  – Friday, gates: 6pm / show 7:30pm. $100 – $160 tickets! All Ages! 

June 1 – 5   Slingshots in the Smokies – Annual Slingshot Owners event!  We will have Great Vendors, Seminars, Group Rides & Entertainment!  This is the leading Slingshot Owners Event in the USA! www.slingshotroadsters.com.

June 11 & 12   WNC Jeep Fest – Benefiting Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation. All Jeep models welcome! There will be vendors available and a Show & Shine competition. All ages welcome! Leashed dogs welcome! 

June 17 – 19  Maggie Valley Swap Meet/Camaro & Firebird Show – $5 Admission Daily for ages 13 & up; Open Thursday & Friday from 8am – 6pm, Saturday, 8am – 4pm.

June 25 – 27   Thunder in the Smokies Summer Motorcycle Rally –Largest & Oldest Rally in Maggie Valley! Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-3pm.  Tour Rides, Vendors, Bike Show, Bike Games, Prizes, Concerts, Fire Dancers, the Latest Bikes & Products on display, Church Service and more!

July 4   Backyard Fourth!  Our fireworks will be held on Sunday evening! Come celebrate Independence Day at Maggie Valley Festival Grounds!  Gates open at 6pm.  Bring your Blanket, Chairs, Picnic Basket, Bubbles, Hula Hoops, Balls and Yard Games!  This is an alcohol free event.  Enjoy our great fireworks at dark!  Celebrate in Maggie Valley!

July 10 & 11   Maggie Valley Summer Arts & Crafts Festival – Free event!  Artists from across the Southeast sell Handmade Arts & Crafts with a variety of foods on site. Open both days 9am – 4pm.

July 16 & 17  Southeastern Gas & Petroleum Expo / Moonshine Valley F-100s / Maggie Valley Swap Meet – 8am–6pm Friday, 8am-4pm Saturday.  Old Gas Station Items, Old Pumps, Signs & Tags, Toys, Car Shows!

July 23 & 24   Hillbilly Jam – Open to the public 10am – 10pm both days!  Music Festival with Crafts and Food Vendors.  Moonshiners of the Discovery Channel, Car & Bike Show & More!  Price of admission $10 per day. www.thehillbillyjam.com

Sept 4 & 5  Maggie Valley Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show – Free Event!  Saturday & Sunday, 9am – 4pm daily. Handmade Arts & Crafts, Festival Foods!

September 10 – 12  Thunder in the Smokies Fall Motorcycle Rally – Largest & Oldest Rally in Maggie Valley! Friday 11am-11pm, Saturday 9am-11pm, Sunday 9am-3pm.  Tour Rides, Vendors, Bike Show, Bike Games, Prizes, Concerts, Fire Dancers, the Latest Bikes & Products on display, Church Service and more!

September 18 & 19   VWs in the Valley – Volkswagen Car Show & Swap Meet! Live DJ, Cash Prizes and Trophies!  Open Friday 10am – 6pm, Saturday from 7am – 6pm. 

September 23 – 25  Maggie Valley Swap Meet / Southeastern Gas & Petroleum Expo / C-10 Nationals  – $5 Admission Daily for ages 13 & up; Open Thursday & Friday from 8am – 6pm, Saturday 8am – 4pm.

October 16 & 17   Maggie Valley Fall Arts & Crafts Show – Free event!  Saturday & Sunday, 9am – 4pm daily. Handmade Arts & Crafts, Festival Foods!

October 23   Smoky Mountains Bluegrass Festival!  Saturday performance of Balsam Range, Unspoken Tradition and the Kruger Brothers! 

November 6 Land and Sky Relay at Maggie Valley Festival Grounds Saturday, One-day running relay from Asheville to Cherokee! Up to 100 teams and 600 individuals!                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Maggie Valley is located in Haywood County NC. Other events located in towns in Haywood County below

Waynesville NC:

May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Rockin’ Block Party Downtown is Alive at Night! Bring your dancing shoes and a chair and head to Main Street for an evening of live music featuring oldies and goldies, bluegrass, country rock, and more, music 7PM - 10PM “Kids on Main” children’s activities for our younger downtown visitors are held prior to the party from 6:00 -7:00. Eats and treats on the street and downtown restaurants are open. No animals allowed at downtown events.   

                               
September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Rockin’ Block Party Downtown is Alive at Night! Bring your dancing shoes and a chair and head to Main Street for an evening of live music featuring oldies and goldies, bluegrass, country rock, and more, music 7PM - 10PM “Kids on Main” children’s activities for our younger downtown visitors are held prior to the party from 6:00 -7:00. Eats and treats on the street and downtown restaurants are open. No animals allowed at downtown events.

Clyde NC

Smoky Mountain Event Center Clyde NC

April 3, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

May 1, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

June 5, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

June 12, 2021 9am - 6pm Ghost Town In The Sky Wild West Weekend & Reunioun

July 3, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

August 7, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

August 11 - 16, 2021 BMW Riders Association

August 26 - 29, 2021 Haywood County Fair

August 30 - September 5, 2021 Goldwing Road Riders Association Wings Over The Smokies

September 16 - 18, 2021 Duck Duck Goose Childrens Consignment

September 23 - 26, 2021 Western Carolina Dog Fanciers

October 2, 2021 Flea Market 7am - 1pm

October 22, 2021 9am - 5pm Gem Capitol Gun Show

October 23, 2021 10am - 4pm Gem Capitol Gun Show

Events in Surrounding Areas 

Asheville NC is located 20- 30 minutes from the Clareketon Motel in Maggie Valley NC. Below are a list of 2021 events happening in Asheville NC.

November 6, 2021 7pm Tobymac Harrah's Cherokee Center Asheville, NC

November 21, 2021 3pm Jeff Dunham Harrah's Cherokee Center Asheville NC

Cherokee NC is located 20 minutes from the Clarketon Motel in Maggie Valley NC. Below are a list of 2021 events happening in Cherokee NC.

August 27, 2021  7pm Tanya Tucker Harrah's Cherokee Casino Cherokee NC

If you would like to check out some of the above events and surrounding areas Clarketon Motel in Maggie Valley NC is centrally located with affordable rates that allow you to stay longer and take advantage of all that the area has to offer.   

Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville Tennessee are 1 - 1 1/2 hours from the Clarketon Motel.                                                                                                                                      

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