Spring is a beautiful time in our area as everything comes alive … from the beautiful blooms and blossoms to all the festival fun that begins. Here is our list of the best big spring events and festivals in Lake Lure and around the area. These include Easter, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day and more.
Best Spring Events In Lake Lure and Around the Area:
Easter Sunrise Service – Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park
Celebrate Easter atop Chimney Rock and watch the sun rise over Hickory Nut Gorge. Free admission.
When: Easter Sunday Visit Website
Biltmore Blooms – Biltmore Estate, Asheville
Celebrate the festival of flowers event that includes 75,000+ flowers and elaborate floral displays.
When: April and May Visit Website
Mayfest – Downtown Rutherfordton
Welcome spring at one of the longest running festivals in NC and drawing visitors and vendors from across the region.
When: 1st Saturday in May Visit Website
Annual SpringGo Celebration – Chimney Rock Village
Enjoy a quirky parade, cow pie bingo and the Rutherford Symphony Orchestra at the Gathering Place as the finale.
When: Mid-May Visit Website
Lake Lure Arts and Crafts Festival – Lake Lure Town Center
Enjoy 90+ crafters and artisans, live music and performances, food, family-fun, and stunning views of Lake Lure.
When: Memorial Day Weekend (Sat-Mon) Visit Website
Annual Garden Jubilee Festival – Downtown Hendersonville
Huge plant and crafts festival covering eight blocks of Main Street in downtown Hendersonville.
When: Memorial Day Weekend (Sat-Sun) Visit Website