Held each year during the last full weekend in April, the Panoply Arts Festival is supported by more than 2,000 volunteers. With its unusual roster of events, such as a fiddling contest and songwriter's competition, it is ranked one of the top 20 events in the region by the Southeast Tourism Society. This festival has something for everyone: art, competitions, dancers and a "Global Village featuring cultural pavilions from six different cultures.

The community- festival atmosphere of Mayfest exudes small town, USA charm and flavor. Attendees bring lawn chairs and enjoy the live entertainment, good food and arts and crafts exhibits. There is something for the whole family. Kids will enjoy the petting zoo and carnival rides, and adults can indulge in different sporting events.

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