Mother's Day 5K | Cherokee, NC

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Mother's Day 5K

Saturday, May 13 from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm

The 2017 Mother's Day 5K Run/Walk will be held at Kituwah Mound, also known as the Mother Town. Hosted by Cherokee Choices, the event takes place on a course that has a bit of everything: road, farm road, and trails–offering a complete review of the historic site. The course is perfect for seasoned runners, first-timers, and walkers. The run begins at 12 p.m.

Cool shirts, great awards, and a great cause: all proceeds benefit the Cherokee Dialysis Support Group. Registration will be accessible online at RunSignup.com or in person from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Prior to May 1, entry fees are $15 per person and $5 for children 12 and younger and ages 59 or above. After May 1, adults are $20.


Location:

Kituwah Mound

3900 Governor's Island Rd.
Bryson City, NC 28713

Contact: Tara McCoy
Phone: 828.359.6783


Brothers in the Wind Toy Run

Saturday, November 25 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

All proceeds from this annual motorcycle ride go to children and families in need. Following the ride will be music, drinks, and food at the Fair Grounds. There will also be chances to win door prizes and 50/50 tickets. The requested donation is $20 per rider or $30 per couple. Tickets can be purchased at the Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds entrance. Please park at the front entrance to the Fair Grounds. Ride route will be determined just prior to the event, depending on the weather. Signup begins at 10:30 a.m. and riders depart at noon.


Cherokee Lights & Legends Christmas

Friday, December 15 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

It's a traditional Christmas celebration with all the trimmings, but with a unique Cherokee twist. Enjoy interactive displays of Cherokee legends, ice skating, a 40-ft. Christmas tree, and more.


Cherokee Lights & Legends Christmas

Saturday, December 16 from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm

It's a traditional Christmas celebration with all the trimmings, but with a unique Cherokee twist. Enjoy interactive displays of Cherokee legends, ice skating, a 40-ft. Christmas tree, and more.


Christmas Parade 2017

Saturday, December 16 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Experience the many sights and sounds of festive holiday entertainment between the Cherokee Bear Zoo and the Museum of the Cherokee Indian at Cherokee’s annual Christmas Parade. Spectators are encouraged to bring their own chairs, as well as bags for the candy thrown from passing floats. All parking along the parade path and surrounding areas will cease 15 minutes prior to the parade and roads will not open again until the conclusion of parade festivities. 


Cherokee Lights & Legends Christmas

Sunday, December 17 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm

It's a traditional Christmas celebration with all the trimmings, but with a unique Cherokee twist. Enjoy interactive displays of Cherokee legends, ice skating, a 40-ft. Christmas tree, and more.


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