Events

MAGGIE VALLEY FESTIVAL GROUND EVENTS 2021

April 22 – 24  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 29 – May 1  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 7 Boho Hippie Fest Live Music, Performance Arts, Demonstrations, Great Vendors, Bounce Houses, Games, Food Trucks

May 13 & 14   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 31 – June 4   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 10 & 11   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 16 – 18  Maggie Valley Swap Meet/Camaro & Firebird Show – $5 Admission Daily for ages 13 & up; Open Thursday & Friday from 8am – 6pm, Saturday, 8am – 4pm.

June 24 – 26   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 9 & 10   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 15 & 16  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 22 & 23   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

August 20 Eurofest Maggie Valley - All European Automotive Event! Automotive vendors and cars. 

Sept 3 & 4  Maggie Valley Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show – Free Event!  Saturday & Sunday, 9am – 4pm daily. Handmade Arts & Crafts, Festival Foods!

September 9 – 11  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 16 & 17   VWs in the Valley – Volkswagen Car Show & Swap Meet! Live DJ, Cash Prizes and Trophies!  Open Friday 10am – 6pm, Saturday from 7am – 6pm. 

September 22 – 24  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.

September 30 - October 1 Smoky Mountain Elk Fest 

October 15 Jimmie VanZant's Smoky Mountain Jam - A day of Live Music, Car Shows, Wounded Warriors 2k Run & Toughman Competition, plus local food bank drive. 

October 22 & 23 Maggie Valley Fall Arts & Crafts Show – Free event!  Saturday & Sunday, 9am – 4pm daily. Handmade Arts & Crafts, Festival Foods!

October 29   Smoky Mountains Bluegrass Festival!  Saturday performance of Balsam Range, Unspoken Tradition and the Kruger Brothers! 

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

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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.