Where is Dillsboro, NC? Dillsboro is located 50 minutes southwest of Asheville, where the Great Smoky Mountains Expressway (U.S. 23/74) intersects U.S. 441. It is 1.5 hours from Knoxville, 2.5 hours from Atlanta and 3 hours from Charlotte.
Are fall colors still around in early November? Yes. The first weekend in November is typically the tail end of the peak leaf-viewing season in the Smokies.
Is food available? Dillsboro has several restaurants, with additional eating options in Sylva, 1.5 miles from Dillsboro. Click this link to download an area restaurant guide: http://www.mountainlovers.com/pdf/RestaurantGuide.pdf
Where can I stay overnight? For a complete list of accommodations visit the county's tourism website, www.mountainlovers.com or call (800) 962-1911 for a free visitor guide (includes map).
If I wish to be a vendor, who should I contact? Joe Frank McKee at (828) 631-5100.
Is there a charge for admission? Yes. Admission is $3 per person and includes a ticket for a day-long raffle. (children under 12 are free)
What happens if it rains? The event takes place rain or shine.