Smoking in the Foothills is a KCBS sanctioned event and a delicious festival not to miss! Thousands enjoy championship BBQ from professional cook teams, BBQ food vendors, live music, beer gardens, corn hole tournaments, and so much more! Smoking In The Foothills is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization just trying to make our corner of the world a little bit better, one barbecue plate at a time.
Visit www.SmokingintheFoothills.com for more information!
Veterans Day annually falls on November 11. This day is the anniversary of the signing of the armistice, which ended the World War I hostilities between the Allied nations and Germany in 1918. Veterans are thanked for their services to the United States on Veterans Day. A ceremony is held on the square in Downtown Lenoir.
The Downtown Lenoir Christmas Tree Festival will be held on Saturday, November 17th, 2018 from 10am to 4pm in downtown Lenoir. This street festival is in its sixth year and typically attracts 60+ vendors and draws many area visitors. The festival is coordinated by the Caldwell County Rotary Club, in partnership with the City of Lenoir. Caldwell Rotary uses profits (in the form of vendor fees) to fund partial college scholarships each spring for three Caldwell County high school seniors.
A main feature of the family-oriented holiday festival is the Kids Zone– inflatables slides, bounce house, a shuttle train, a balloon artist, mini golf, face painting, kettle corn, etc. There is also a live entertainment stage on the downtown square, and periodic live radio remotes by Foothills Radio Group.
With over 200 entries, the Lenoir Christmas parade has become a much loved holiday tradition with university and high school band performances, numerous floats , community groups, businesses and of course Santa float is the grand finale! Don’t miss this holiday happening!
To enter your own float or vehicle in the parade, visit: https://www.cityoflenoir.com/christmasparade
Come join us in Downtown Lenoir for our 2018 Cruise-In season! Free family-friendly fun, old cars, trucks, motorcycles, and a relaxing evening are just some of the things we have to offer on the first Saturday of each month starting at 4pm. 50/50 tickets, T-shirts, drivers tickets, ladies tickets, door prizes, and much more! All proceeds go to local charities.