North Carolina’s Most Enchanting Mermaid Gathering Is Almost Too Magical To Be True

Get ready, North Carolina! The largest mermaid gathering in the world is taking place this summer in the Tar Heel State and if the last one (in 2017) is any indication, this fairy tale event promises to be even bigger (and more magical) than the last!

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Save the date (August 16 – 18, 2019) for the next chapter of the largest Merfolk gathering in the world, right here in North Carolina! Follow the Facebook page here to learn more about NC Mer-mania!

Greensboro isn’t the only meeting place for mythical mermaids… keep reading here to discover a place in the wilds of North Carolina that has legendary tales of mermaid meetings throughout time.