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17th Annual Sweet Potato Festival
Saturday, September 20, 2014: From 10:00 until 5:00
Fun filled day. FREE Admission. Variety of Music to be performed all day. Crafts, Vendors, Blacksmith Demonstrations, Local Authors and more
Sweet Potato Pies, Sweet Potato Sonker, Cakes, Fudge, Fried Pies, Roll Ups, Country Ham Biscuits, Chicken Stew, Pintos & Cornbread and Sweet Potato Coffee
11:00 Larry Wishon
12:00 Daryl and Susan Branson
1:00 Stan Bobbitt Band
3:00 Kara Dunn
March 7-8, 2015
10th Annual Civil War Battle and Living History Weekend
The Historic Village of Rockford and the 7th North Carolina Cavalry along with the 28th NC, 38th NC, 21st NC, 12th NC, 6th NC, 63rd NC and the 24th VA reenactors take you back in time to experience the life of a civil war soldier at the 10th Annual Battle in Rockford Reenactment.
Battle Schedule: Saturday: 11:00 and 2:00 and on Sunday: 2:00
Sunday: 10:30 Outdoor Church Service at the Rockford Amphitheater.
Homemade country ham biscuits, chicken stew, pintos and cornbread and the infamous fried apple pies available inside the store
Event is Free and open to the public.
These men put a lot of effort and time into recreating history for us all to enjoy and share in.