There’s A Great Big Cheese Festival Coming To North Carolina And It Looks As Delicious At It Sounds

Editor note: This event’s original date of Sunday, April, 26 has been rescheduled for Sunday, October 18, 2020. The information below has been updated accordingly. (Updated 3/26/2020)

Calling all cheese lovers: there’s an event planned for early next year that you won’t want to miss. A great big cheese festival, the Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest, is planned for October 18, 2020 and features more than 20 cheese makers doling out samples as well as selling cheese from their vendor booth. If you’re into cheese, then make plans to head to Asheville for this epic event. Here’s what to expect:

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Want to bring the kids? There will be a family tent with games and more at this epic one-day event, plus a wonderful line up of live mountain music.

The Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest takes place Sunday, October 18, 2020 at Highland Brewing Company in Asheville. Parking at the event is limited so try to carpool or take a car service (uber, lyft, Asheville Taxi Co) to assure you spend as much time as possible sampling the cheese! Tickets haven’t gone on sale for this 2020 event yet. Keep an eye on the event’s official website in the coming weeks so you can snag your tickets as early as possible.

Want to satisfy your cheese urges between now and April? Take a cheese factory tour in West Jefferson, or head to the best mac and cheese restaurant in North Carolina!

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