The Magical Wizard Of Oz Themed Festival In North Carolina You Don’t Want To Miss

There’s a Wizard of Oz festival each fall in North Carolina, and if you haven’t been yet, it is most definitely one for the bucket list. Even if you aren’t (and who wouldn’t be?!) a fan of the iconic 1939 movie, this festival promises to be fun for everyone in the family.

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The Wizard of Oz festival in North Carolina is called Autumn at Oz. The 2018 dates are September 7-9. Tickets are $40 each, plus fees and taxes. The Land of Oz is located in North Carolina’s (and eastern America’s) highest town, Beech Mountain. Get all the information about the festival at this link on the official website for Land of Oz. Tickets are available at this link on

For more reasons to visit Beech Mountain, keep reading here.