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Cherokee Heritage Festival

Cherokee heritage skills and history

CHEROKEE HERITAGE FESTIVAL Cherokee Heritage Festival Saturday, September 21, 2019 10 am – 3 pm Cherokee Homestead Exhibit 805 Hwy 64 Business – adjacent to Old Jail Museum Hayesville, North Carolina No entrance fee Enjoy traditional Cherokee dancing, cultural arts demonstrations, storytelling, frybread, singing and flute music during this free festival at the outdoor 17th century Cherokee Homestead Exhibit, one of five attractions along a 2-mile Cherokee History Trail in Hayesville. Featured Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will include nationally recognized storyteller and artist Davy Arch, the Oconaluftee Village dancers, and award winning dancers and artisans from Cherokee, North Carolina. Children of all ages will enjoy craft activities, practicing blowgun techniques, and a scavenger hunt with their families. Adults will enjoy plant walks through Native Botanical Gardens, led by the Hiwassee River Watershed Coalition staff. The adjacent Clay County “Old Jail” Museum will be open throughout the event. Traditional dancing performed at 11:00, 12:00, 1:00 and 2:00 Hoop Dancing demonstration at 2:30 Native Plant walks at 11:30 and 1:30 Free admission, parking and shuttle bus. Donations welcome. For additional information: 828-389-6531 or cccra-nc.org Sponsored by: Clay County Communities Revitalization Association Sandy Nicolette 828-389-3045 [email protected] Curt Wheeler [email protected]

Date & Time

September 21, 2019

10:00AM - 3:00PM

Add to Calendar 09/21/201910:00 AM 09/21/201903:00 PM America/New_York Cherokee Heritage Festival CHEROKEE HERITAGE FESTIVAL Cherokee Heritage Festival Saturday, September 21, 2019 10 am – 3 pm Cherokee Homestead Exhibit 805 Hwy 64 Business – adjacent... More info at www.gmlaurel.com/events/166162/cherokee-heritage-festival Cherokee Homestead Exhibit 805 Hwy 64 Business , Hayesville, NC 28904 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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