A STATEsville of MIND

We love celebrating our community with amazing events, From the bustling streets of our Art Crawls to the breathtaking Carolina BalloonFest. dancing in the streets downtown during Friday after Five and lights up for Pumpkin Fest and the Christmas parade.  Now that life is opening back up from COVID-19 Statesville and the surrounding area have begun rescheduling our fabulous events.

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LOCAL EVENTS

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Upcoming Events

  • Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series:  Bantum Rooster
    Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series: Bantum Rooster
    In front of Mitchell Community College
    Aug 20, 6:00 PM
    In front of Mitchell Community College, W Broad St & N Mulberry St, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
    The Piedmont HealthCare Friday After 5 concert series offers FREE entertainment to Statesville’s residents, neighbors and visitors in Downtown Statesville and features music of all styles. Whether you like Beach Music, Country, Blues, or Rock & Roll, you’ll hear something you'll LOVE.
  • Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - August
    Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - August
    Downtown Statesville
    Aug 28, 8:00 PM
    Downtown Statesville, Statesville, NC, USA
    Step beyond the beauty of Statesville’s historic downtown and discover its true haunted history--where tales of spirits, scary creatures, mysterious deaths, and creepy alleys become real.
  • 6th Annual Full Bloom Film Festival
    6th Annual Full Bloom Film Festival
    Various Locations throughout Downtown
    Sep 09, 6:00 PM – Sep 11, 10:00 PM
    Various Locations throughout Downtown, 112 S Center St, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
    2021 will be our 6th Festival and this year promises to be one of our best The Full Bloom Film Festival is dedicated to bringing quality, diverse, cinema to Statesville, NC, a multifaceted art-conscious city in North Carolina., there is something for everyone.
  • Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series:  Darrell Harwood
    Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series: Darrell Harwood
    In front of Mitchell Community College
    Sep 17, 6:00 PM
    In front of Mitchell Community College, W Broad St & N Mulberry St, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
    The Piedmont HealthCare Friday After 5 concert series offers FREE entertainment to Statesville’s residents, neighbors and visitors in Downtown Statesville and features music of all styles. Whether you like Beach Music, Country, Blues, or Rock & Roll, you’ll hear something you'll LOVE.
  • Crisis in Carolina
    Crisis in Carolina
    Fort Dobbs
    Sep 25, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Fort Dobbs, 438 Fort Dobbs Rd, Statesville, NC 28625, USA
    In 1761, the western part of North Carolina was in crisis. Warfare between British colonists and the Cherokee had raged for two years. By the summer and fall, armies massed for a final invasion of the Cherokee's homeland.
  • Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - September
    Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - September
    Downtown Statesville
    Sep 25, 8:00 PM
    Downtown Statesville, Statesville, NC, USA
    Step beyond the beauty of Statesville’s historic downtown and discover its true haunted history--where tales of spirits, scary creatures, mysterious deaths, and creepy alleys become real.
  • Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series:  Red Dirt Revival
    Statesville Friday After 5 Summer Concert Series: Red Dirt Revival
    In front of Mitchell Community College
    Oct 08, 6:00 PM
    In front of Mitchell Community College, W Broad St & N Mulberry St, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
    The Piedmont HealthCare Friday After 5 concert series offers FREE entertainment to Statesville’s residents, neighbors and visitors in Downtown Statesville and features music of all styles. Whether you like Beach Music, Country, Blues, or Rock & Roll, you’ll hear something you'll LOVE.
  • Carolina Balloon Fest - Celebrating 47 Years!
    Carolina Balloon Fest - Celebrating 47 Years!
    Statesville
    Oct 15, 7:00 PM – Oct 17, 11:00 PM
    Statesville, 238 Airport Rd, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
    Rain or Shine... Carolina BalloonFest is open October 15-17, 2021! Hot Air Balloon Flights are scheduled twice daily; early morning & late afternoon. All ballooning activities including static display, tethered rides and balloon flights are weather-dependent.
  • 18th Annual Statesville Pumpkin Fest
    18th Annual Statesville Pumpkin Fest
    Statesville
    Nov 06, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Statesville, 112 S Center St, Statesville, NC 28677, USA
  • Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - October Dates TBD
    TBD
    Haunted Statesville Ghost Tours - October Dates TBD
    Downtown Statesville
    October Dates TBD
    Downtown Statesville, Statesville, NC, USA
    Step beyond the beauty of Statesville’s historic downtown and discover its true haunted history--where tales of spirits, scary creatures, mysterious deaths, and creepy alleys become real.