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Mountain Mushroom Festival – 28th annual
Irvine, 40336 United States
April 28 (9 a.m. – 7 p.m./grandstand 9:30 p.m.) and April 29 (10 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
The festival is a celebration of the Appalachian culture. Mushroom theme activities include a morel market, cook-off, cake decorating contest, interviews with hunters, mushroom cooking demonstrations, contest for largest and most mushrooms, fungus 5K/2K, parade, window decorating contest, and sale of festival t-shirts.
Agate activities include KY agate hunts and Gem, Mineral, and Rock Show. Arts and crafts are promoted through vendor booths, demonstrations, and student art show. The local heritage is highlighted through the Historical Society museum. Entertainmenton the grandstand will include live performances, cloggers, school jump rope team, and local gymnastic team. Other activitieswill include a pancake breakfast, car show, bike show, antique gas engine & tractor show, inflatables, kid’s zone, Shriners train, and food court. Come and be part of the fun, “Where the Bluegrass Kisses the Mountains”! www.mountainmushroomfestival.org 606 723-1233