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A true Appalachian tradition, clogging is just one of dozens of performances and a plethora of activities at the all-day event.

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If you’re looking for a fun way to cap off your September, Western Carolina University is hosting its 49th annual Mountain Heritage Day on Saturday, Sept. 30.

The family-friendly, community-wide celebration of Southern Appalachian culture includes:

  • Artisan arts + crafts (read: thousands of unique items)
  • Classic car show
  • Cherokee games (including the annual stickball contest)
  • Chainsaw competition
  • Mountain heritage skills, crafts, and historical demonstrations
  • A 5K walk/run
  • Clogging performances
  • Live bluegrass, old-time, roots + more
  • Kids activities galore
  • And more

See the schedule + featured vendors

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