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It’s a Rutherfordton Carolina Christmas - RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. (November 1, 2017):  North Carolina’s Largest Living Cedar Christmas Tree Start a new tradition and join us for our Carolina Christmas event in downtown Rutherfordton. The day kicks off with Mr. and Mrs. Claus  in Main Street Park for pictures, along with our Christmas Market which has the best deals of the season on unique gifts and local […]

Trick or Treat on Main - RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. (October 2017): One of our favorite times of year when Downtown merchants have an opportunity to give back to their community and watch the parade of fabulous costumes walk up and down Main Street. This event is free and all ghost, goblins, and fairy princesses are welcome. Trick or treating officially begins at 4:00 and ends at 5:30 (or […]

Soapbox Derby Race 2-Day Hilltop Fall Festival and Soapbox Derby Race - RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. (September 2017):  Get READY, Get SET, and GO to Rutherfordton for a 2-Day Fall Festival Weekend you won’t believe. All the actions kicks off Friday night at the annual Soapbox Derby “Race for the Gold”.  Cheer on your favorite team as they race down Main St. in a custom built soapbox car of their own engineering. These competitors […]

MayFest Celebration and Car Show - RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. (April 24, 2017): Spring is in the air and it is time again for the annual MAY FEST on Main Street in downtown Rutherfordton. This year Rutherfordton is really stepping things up and encouraging both residents and visitors to join them for a weekend of celebration. The party kicks off Friday night, May 5 with Cinco da Mayo […]

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