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Non-Profit Organizations

Deadline: Aug 01, 2023 11:59 pm (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Date: Sep 30, 2023 10:00 am - Sep 30, 2023 5:00 pm (EDT)
Cullowhee, North Carolina

About the event

Enjoy one of the top events in the Southeast with food and craft vendors, family-friendly activities, interactive kids area, along with performances and demonstrations celebrating the Southern Appalachian mountain culture. Mountain Heritage Day is a gift from Western Carolina University to the community, and everyone from everywhere is welcome to attend. This family-oriented festival shows how much we value this incredible, beautiful region we call home and its diverse culture and history.
Western Carolina University
Western Carolina University

About the application

Mountain Heritage Day is a one-day, free outdoor festival where 12,000 plus visitors enjoy multiple stages of live entertainment, over 120 juried arts and crafts booths, unique food, and tons of family-friendly activities celebrating Appalachian Mountain culture. 
 If you decide to participate, carefully review the enclosed guidelines, and complete the application form. Once you have submitted your application, it will be reviewed by a juried committee.  You will receive an email notification, should you be accepted. If you are accepted, you will be prompted for payment.  NOTE: PAYMENT IS DUE UPON ACCEPTANCE ONLY.  Application and booth fees are due by June 1, 2023.  There are a limited number of non-profit organization booth spaces available; they are assigned on a first-come/first-serve basis, regardless of past involvement.  Please discuss this opportunity with your organization as soon as possible and apply early. 


12x12 Booth $50 Single booth space is 12 feet wide and 12 feet deep.
12x24 Booth $90 Double booth space is 12 by 24

Questions on the application

Business information

  • Business name
  • Legal business name
  • Contact name
  • Address
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website (Optional)
  • Logo (Optional)

Additional information

  • Are you a registered 501c3 corporation?
  • Have you had a booth at MHD before?
  • If no, how did you hear about us?
  • What are your prices?
  • Tell us about your organization and why you would like to participate.

Picture requirements

  • Minimum pictures required: 2
  • Please provide pictures of what your booth will look like
Non-Profit Organizations
Non-Profit Organizations
Mountain Heritage Day
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