Area Events and Upcomings


Lansing Area Farmer's Market

May 1 - September 11

The market offers locally grown produce from Ashe and the five surrounding counties

Open every Thursday from 1-6 PM

behind the Volunteer Fire Department. Along with a rich selection of vegetables and fruits,

the market offers jams, jellies, meats, cheese and bedding plants.


Annual Rubber Ducky Race

May 24

The Lansing Volunteer Fire Department holds the Rubber Ducky Festival annually in May. BBQ chicken dinners, live music and fun. The festival culminates with the Rubber Ducky Race down Big Horse Creek at 5 p.m. Race entry is $5 - which pairs contestants with a numbered duck -  the first three ducks to cross the finish line will win a cash prize.


The Ola Belle Reed Music Festival

August 8, 9, 10

Featuring top-notch award winning visiting and local musicians from Americana, Bluegrass, Old-time, Country, Celtic and Folk traditions, the Ola Belle Reed Festival is a community-based event and sponsored by the Greater Lansing Area Development Committee (GLAD), a volunteer organization committed to the revitalization of Lansing, the birthplace of Ola Belle Reed.              


 Greater LA Fest

September 6 - 7

Live gospel and folk music, crafts, fun activities for the kids including face painting, hay rides, and inflatable attractions along with great food and fellowship make for a great weekend outing for the whole family.  Lansing Creeper Trail Park

Corn Maze

Sept 15 - October 31

The Ashe County Corn Maze is located in the mountains of northwestern North Carolina, only a short drive from Lansing.. Come join us for a day of fun: 

Grayson Highlands Fall Festival

September 20 - 21

Grayson Highlands State Park will host the annual Grayson Highlands Fall Festival. The sound of bluegrass/old time music, the smell of sorghum molasses and barbequed chicken and a touch of fall in the air are only the beginning of what you can expect from this festival.

Lansing Haunted House

Sep. 27 - and every weekend in October

Every Friday and Saturday in October there will be a haunted house at the old Lansing school!

Over twenty rooms and hallways filled with gastly sites and terrifying horrors! 

Admission - $5 per person. - 7 - 10PM

Music at the Lansing Creeper Trail Park

May - Sept.

Dates and Bands to be announced

FREE Admission - 6 - 8PM

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