Featured Events


Make a plan now to enjoy one of our special “Daily Events” during your visit to Grandfather Mountain!

Scroll through the exciting list below to locate the events that interest you, or choose a specific date to see the park happenings on that day.

The vast majority of our events are included with your park admission fee, but some events which require a small fee to participate to ensure you receive expert guidance and knowledge from specially trained individuals. Check the cost section of each Event Listing to confirm whether any additional fees apply.

We look forward to seeing you on the mountain!

Fri 19

All About Black Bears Educator Workshop

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 04

The Joy of Spring Birding

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 09

Aquatic WILD Educator Workshop

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 18

Sketching Spring Ephemerals

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
May 31

Nature Photography Weekend

May 31 - June 2