Forest Festival Day 2019
Yearly event held at the Cradle of Forestry celebrating our forest & forest heritage. Visitors can meet & enjoy traditional craftsmen, exhibitors, forestry students, and entertainers. Crafters will live demonstrate crafts such as: lace tatting, quilting, weaving, spinning, wood and sweet potato carving, dulcimer crafters, chair caning, and wood burning. Blacksmiths and fire making demonstrations are often on-site as well.
John G. Palmer Intercollegiate Woodsmen’s Meet:
Each year, the Intercollegiate Woodsmen’s Meet coincides with the Forest Festival, and features lumberjack competitions held at the Pink Beds Picnic Area (note, 2019 location may change)