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Whether you’re hiking and camping in the mountains or attending a performance at Parkway Playhouse or coming to the Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair or Carolina Mountains Literary Festival, there’s always a good day waiting for you in Burnsville, North Carolina, especially for travelers who like to discover their own journey.
With speeds up to one gig per second for uploading and downloading, Burnsville has lightning-fast Internet.
Mount Mitchell State Park Centennial Celebration in 2016
Mount Mitchell is the highest mountain East of the Mississippi River, and the first state park in North Carolina. Burnsville and Yancey County welcomes everyone to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Mount Mitchell State Park on August 27 – 28. Weekend festivities at the park include special events, interpretive and historical programs, live music, and arts & crafts vendors. Free shuttle service to the park available on Saturday, departing from locations in Burnsville & Yancey County, Asheville and Marion.
The 61st annual Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair will be held on Burnsville Town Square on August 4 – 5, 2017 with arts, crafts, food vendors and live music throughout the event. Friday & Saturday from 9am to 5pm.
With high-speed Internet, affordable real estate, and nearby Interstate-26, Burnsville is the perfect location to start a new business or relocate an existing one.
The new telescope gateways into Burnsville are part of a public art project designed to highlight the area’s amazing concentration of artists and crafters, and to connect with the astronomy park being built in Yancey County.
Yancey County is home to waterfalls, campgrounds, backroads, hiking trails, clean rivers, and six of the 10 highest peaks in Eastern America.
The Toe River region, which takes its name from the Native American word, Estatoee, is home to hundreds of artists, crafters, musicians and writers. Many of them are members of TRAC, the Toe River Arts Council.