Burnsville's town square becomes a haven for arts
and crafts during the 57th annual Mount Mitchell Crafts
Fair. This year's fair takes place Friday and Saturday,
Aug. 2-3, with more than 150 juried crafters displaying
nearly every kind of handmade craft imaginable.
Tens of thousands of people attend the Mount Mitchell
Crafts Fair each year, according to the Yancey County
Chamber of Commerce, searching for those special,
one-of-a-kind items created by artisans from across the
For the remainder of this article please see the July 23, 2013 edition of The Erwin Record.