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Cherokee County Fair!

Cherokee County will be having its first annual Cherokee County Fair in 2015 on October 23, 24 and 25.  This fair will feature skilled artist, tasty food, tractor show, educational exhibits, farm animals, music and much more!  The fair will be located at the Mountain Folk Center.  For more information visit

Cherokee County, situated in South Western North Carolina is conveniently located within 2 hours of four major cities in 3 different states: Asheville, NC, Knoxville, TN, Chattanooga, TN and Atlanta, GA. The area is filled with mountains, lakes, rivers and streams that provide unlimited opportunities for outdoor recreation.  Whether you are just wanting to relax and enjoy the view or experience what the outdoors have to offer, Cherokee County can satisfy your craving.

"With its small town feel, warm Southern hospitality and plenty of things to explore, Cherokee County, NC is the perfect destination to unplug and get away from the stress of everyday life. So, pitch a tent or check into one of our cabins, hotels or resorts, and stay a while! You’ll be happy you did!" ~ Cherokee County Tourist Development Authority

The videos below were sponsored by Tourist Development Authority for Cherokee County and A.O. Staff made appearances in them.  

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Appalachian Outfitters Scenic Hike
October 17th
Meet at AO at 8:45 AM for meet and greet and need to be ready to leave at 
9:00 AM.  Hikers will be returning from hike around 3:00 PM.

This will be a scenic hike with great photo opportunities. Location of hike will be determined according to weather and Fall leaf color transition on the day of the hike.