Tryon, North Carolina

Upcoming Events in Tryon North Carolina


23 Tryon's Fools Day Parade - Come to Downtown Tryon to have fun and see all kinds of zany costumes.

Address: Downtown Tryon , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: 828-859-6484 (Always call and confirm events)


13 Tryon Riding & Hunt Club Blockhouse Steeplechase - Tryon Riding & Hunt Club's running of the Blockhouse Steeplechase. The race is on for the best hat, tailgate picnic and of course what horse will win the Chase.

From I-26, east or west:

Take S.C. Exit #1 from I-26, toward Landrum, S.C. Go 1.5 miles, then turn right onto Bomar Road (look for the Land Mart on the corner). Go one short block and turn right onto Prince Road. After 1.7 miles, turn left onto Hunting Country Road, just before the I-26 bridge. Go .6 mile to the FENCE entrance on the right.

Address: FENCE 3381 Hunting Country Rd., Tryon, NC 28782 , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: 828-863-0480 (Always call and confirm events)

19 - 20 Mountain Laurel Arts and Crafts Festival - Friday and Saturday, regional artists and handcrafters from across the South will be sharing their handmade treasures, showcased by a "Mountain Celebration." Music, hands on activities, storytellers, food, drinks, baked goods, raffles.

Address: Tryon Congregational Church, 210 Melrose Ave , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: 828-859-9414 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


7 - 8 Foothills Craft Fair - Foothills Craft Fair at the Blue Ridge Barbecue Festival. Over 60 artists. Harmon Field, Tryon, NC Friday 11 am-11 pm, Saturday 10 am-11 pm. $5 admission, children under 12 free when accompanied by a paying adult. Admission includes shuttle and parking.

Address: Harmon Field Road , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: (828)859-6236 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $5

7 - 8 Annual Blue Ridge Barbecue Festival - Long considered one of the top sanctioned food competitions in the nation, the Blue Ridge BBQ Festival is held at Harmon Field in Tryon, NC. There is lots for visitors to do in addition to eating great barbecue and visiting with nearly 100 competition cook teams vying for prizes. There's non-stop music on two stages both days' rock, jazz, blues, zydeco"something for everybody." Carnival rides and midway games for children, the Foothills Craft Fair featuring 50 outstanding crafters, Beach Bingo both days, and a spectacular fireworks show both nights. Fri 11 am-11 pm, Sat 10 am-11 pm.

I-26 to exit 67 Tryon/Columbus. West on Hwy 108 and look for signs for parking.

Address: Harmon Field , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: (828)859-6236 (Always call and confirm events)


2 Annual Metric Century Bike Tour - A challenging course for riders, rain or shine. Registration at 6am at the Tryon Middle School, Harmon Field Road; ride starts at 8 am.. Applications online Mar 1.

Address: Harmon Field Road , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: (828)859-9831 (Always call and confirm events)


31 Green Creek Heritage Festival - Old timey fun with old timey things. From farm tools and tractors to antique cars and trucks. Learn to milk a cow or just watch the fun. Music, food and entertainment. Always the Saturday after Labor Day. 9am - 3pm.

In 2012, on Thursday, September 6th there will be 'The Edge of Polk Cross-Country 5k' and 'Poor Man's Supper from 5:30-8:30pm with registration beginning at 6:30 for race. These two events are all fund-raisers for the Green Creek Community Center.

Off Hwy 9, turn at Green Creek Fire Department onto Green Creek Road (only goes one way), go to top of the hill and stop

Green Creek Township, behind the Fire Department.

Address: Green Creek Family Life Center, Shields Drive, Unit 5, Tryon, NC 28782 , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: 828-817-0194 (Always call and confirm events)


23 Tryon Halloween Stroll - Beginning at 5:00 PM, downtown Tryon businesses distribute goodies to youngsters. Costume contest at 6:00 PM at Rogers Park.

Ph: 828-859-6484 (Always call and confirm events)


2NC0217005e064 - Tryon Tryon Beer Fest - Tap Into Tryon - Taste area craft beers, German food and live music. For additional information, see our website.

Address: Tryon Depot Plaza , Tryon, North Carolina
Ph: 828-817-4993 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $20


23 Tryon Christmas Stroll - Downtown Tryon Christmas Open House, carols sung, refreshments, carriage rides, entertainment and good cheer.

Ph: 828-859-6484 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE)

Fence is a 300 acre nature education and recreation center, offering 6 miles of hiking and riding trails. An equestrian center with stabling for 300 horses and a variety of family-oriented nature education programs, outdoor concerts and more.

Tryon, NC Nature Centers

Mimosa Inn

Conveniently located on Hwy 108 this historic inn has welcomed visitors to Tryon for many years.Large dining room, living room with fireplace and beautiful veranda.

Tryon, NC Businesses

Melrose Cottage

Beautifully remodeled historic cottage, private and convenient location with hardwood floors, full deck and patio, completely furnished and with in walking distance to the Tryon Fine Arts Center and downtown Tryon.

Tryon, NC Businesses

Things to do near Tryon, NC

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