The Cradle of Forestry, located in Pisgah National Forest on Highway 276 near Brevard, N.C., offers FREE admission for EVERYONE on TUESDAYS! It’s also FREE for EVERYONE on National Get Outdoors Day and National Public Lands Day. KIDS ages 15 and younger are FREE EVERYDAY, except during special events (kids $3.00 / adults $6.00). Check the website for their calendar of events.
Regular admission rates for visitors 16 and older are $5.00 per person (adults $6.00 for special events). It’s a great place to explore!
The town of Brevard, NC will be hopping this weekend with the 6th annual White Squirrel Festival. Check the website for the lineup of lots of FREE music, fun, and of course, attention on the area’s famous albino squirrels.
The Southeast Tourism Society has named this festival a Top 20 Event for the month of May 2009. Plus, Asheville Citizen-Times readers voted the festival “Best Spring Music Festival in Western North Carolina” in a 2008 poll.
The Cradle of Forestry, located on Highway 276 near Brevard, N.C., offers FREE admission for EVERYONE on Tuesdays! It’s also FREE all the time for kids ages 15 and younger, except during special events like Smoky Bear’s Birthday Party, which is scheduled for August 8, 2009 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission on that day is $3.00 for kids 15 and under, and $6.00 for everyone older than 16.
Regular admission rates for visitors older than 16 are $5.00 per person. It’s a great place to explore!