20th Annual Greening Up the Mountains Festival
|Arts & Entertainment|
|Apr 22, 2017|
he 20th annual Greening Up the Mountains Festival is Saturday, April 22, 2017 on Main and Mill Streets in historic downtown Sylva.
The celebration includes fine arts and handmade craft demonstrations, a 5K run, two music stages which featured Bluegrass, Country and Mountain entertainers, along with a children's talent show. There are more kids’ activities, food, and fun for everyone!
A project of the Town of Sylva, this is the year’s largest annual event, and brings 10-12,000 residents, visitors, and families to our beautiful downtown. Strengthened by its early roots as an Earth Day celebration, the festival includes a focus on environmental protection, sustainability, and promotion of local businesses and civic groups.