Experience N.C. Mountain Culture and History
Kids can experience nature, history and fun at new heights Sept. 7 at the 10th annual Grandfather Mountain Kidfest. Family-friendly activities and performances include guided hikes, thematic games, oral history and folk music representing the nature and culture of North Carolina's mountains. Glenn Bolick will highlight the event, sharing Appalachian tales and presenting vintage toys. Kids can also visit the Fudge Shop to have their faces painted and make nature arts and crafts.
Park admission is $18 for adults, $8 for ages 4-12, and free for ages 4 and younger. Kidfest is included with park admission. Find the schedule online at grandfather.com/events/kidfest.