Mitchell County Animal Rescue will be setting up at the following events, with animals available for adoptions,
t-shirts, and other merchandise. Put these events on your calendar and stop by to see us!


Rhododendron Festival

June 22 - 23, 2019

Join us at the NC Rhododendron Festival Craft Fair, on the Creek Walk in Bakersville!
Saturday, June 22, 10am - 5pm, and Sunday, June 23, noon - 4pm.

The NC Rhododendron Festival draws hundreds of visitors from all over the region and features the Rhododendron Festival Pageant, the Craft Fair with food vendors, children's activities, and live music throughout the day, as well as a classic car show, a 10K run, 2 nights of street dancing.  

35th Anniversary Celebration

August 24, 2019

More info coming soon!

Apple Butter Festival

October 19, 2019

Take home a new Furever Friend, and sample delicious, fresh-made apple butter, at the Mitchell County Historical Society’s 2019 Apple Butter Festival. On the Creek Walk in Bakersville, October 19, from 10am - 4pm.