2021 Mountain
Glory Festival

Join us on Saturday, October 9 for a day of maker magic.

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Vendor Applications

You can download a vendor application to sale and display your arts and crafts at the Annual Mountain Glory Festival.  No festival in 2020.

Info Booth Application

You can apply to display at an information booth at the  Annual Mountain Glory Festival using the application below. No festival in 2020.

Food Vendor Information

Learn more about being a food or beverage vendor at the Annual Mountain Glory Festival with fee info and rules. No festival in 2020.


Join us for this 5k/10k followed by a competitive walk/one mile run. Download your registration form and join the fun below. No festival in 2020.

About Mountain Glory Festival

Marion, North Carolina celebrates the arrival of autumn in the Blue Ridge during their annual Mountain Glory Festival.  For 37 years, beautiful downtown Marion has hosted this popular celebration on the 2nd Saturday in October.  

Celebrate small-town life in the mountains.  Visitors looking for original handicrafts will find plenty of choices shopping with three jam packed blocks, featuring locally made arts and crafts.  Enjoy lots of festival foods and the wide variety of live entertainment, focusing on old time mountain music.

Don’t miss the annual Mountain Glory Quilt Show inside the McDowell Arts Council. The quilt show is the gallery’s featured October exhibit.

The kids will have fun in the “Children’s Arena” with hands-on activities, local entertainment and the ever popular best-dressed pet contest.

The festival is sponsored by the City of Marion.  For festival information visit  call  828-652-2215. 

How to contact us


PO Drawer 700, Marion, NC 28752





Vendor Fees

Pay vendor fees online here.

Food, Music and Fun

The region’s premiere arts and craft festival

look for more information to come on the 37th Annual Mountain Glory Festival in downtown Marion, North Carolina

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