Cherry Bounce Festival

6:30 pm to 10:00 pm

April 20, 2023- We are still accepting art vendor applications for the festival!  For more information contact:  Amy Bridges 828-447-1730 or Click on link to access this year's application!

 Cherry Bounce Art Vendor Application

Named after moonshiner Amos Owens' corn whiskey-based "Cherry Bounce" moonshine, the Cherry Bounce Festival features art from local and regional artists, live bluegrass/Americana music, moonshine and cherry-inspired items by local restaurants and businesses. The FREE festival kicks off on Friday night with a concert at 7:30PM (gates open at 6:30PM) featuring Scythian and continues on Saturday from 10AM-6PM with art vendors, live music, moonshine, food trucks, and special discounts/promotions from Main Street Merchants.  Live Music from The New Primitive, The Well Drinkers, Wiregrass, and Shadowgrass.  The Cherry Bounce Festival is held at the Forest City Pavilion on Park Square (POPS) and along historic Main Street, Forest City.

Pavilion on Park Square (POPS)