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      6th Annual Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest in Asheville


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      October 18, 2020

      Sunday   1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

      12 Old Charlotte Highway
      Asheville, North Carolina 28803

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      6th Annual Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest

      The Meadow at Highland Brewing is the festival’s main hub showcasing WNC Cheese Trail members alongside local food businesses representing cheese, charcuterie, crackers, breads, chocolate, and other products.

      Demos and workshops, included with festival admission, are scheduled throughout the day. Skilled artisans and educators will present on a variety of topics from creating the perfect cheese board to soapmaking and more.

      Returning this year is the popular Chef Competition where local chefs battle to interpret this year’s theme of
      “Brunch Bites” and take home the Food Critics and People’s Choice awards.

      For a small additional cost, guests can also enjoy pairings featuring cheese from WNC Cheese Trail members
      and beverages from Highland Brewing, Noble Cider, TreeRock Social Cider House, and 5 Walnut Wine Bar.

      Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest will also feature mellow acoustic entertainment, as well as a family tent where kids and their grown-ups can enjoy crafts and other hands-on activities.

      Families can also visit the Kid Corral to pet baby goats and (weather permitting) watch milking demonstrations.

      Guests are encouraged to purchase their tickets in advance.

      Please check the website www.mountaincheesefest.com to plan your day and purchase tickets.
      PLEASE NOTE: Pets are not permitted at the festival.

      The Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest is the WNC Cheese Trail’s largest annual event. The WNC Cheese
      Trail was established in 2012 as a nonprofit association to promote the production and sale of WNC
      cheeses, facilitate consumer education, and encourage tourism to the region.

      Cost: Payment required - Children under the age of 12 are admitted free of charge with a ticketed guest. Early entry tickets ($25/person) include on-site parking and admission to the festival at Noon. General admission tickets ($14/person) include admission to the festival at 1 p.m. Free off-site parking and shuttle service will be provided. If the festival does not sell out in advance, general admission tickets will go on sale at the door at 12:45 p.m. for $20 plus fees if using a credit card. NO PETS are allowed at this event.

      Categories: Festivals | Food & Wine

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.