Saturday, April 22, 2017 | Hours: 9:00am - 5:00am

The Union County Heritage Festival and Wild Turkey 5K Trail Run and Walk are held on the 4th Saturday each April at the Union County Agricultural Center, 3230 Presson Road, Monroe, NC 28112. Both events are organized and hosted by the Union County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association.

The Heritage Festival is an educational and fun festival focused on the celebration and stewardship of the bounties of the earth and our Union County citizens and communities. Our goal is to provide inspiration for attaining and sustaining a healthy lifestyle, community and environment.

Immediately following the Wild Turkey 5K Trail Run/Walk, stick around for:

  • Live Blue Grass Music
  • Vendors, Exhibitors, Heritage art demonstrations
  • The Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale
  • Speakers and Cooking Demonstrations
  • Kids fun, creative and educational activities
  • Food Vendors
  • UCPS students' Earth Day Art Contest finalists
  • Carnival Games
  • "The Butterfly Highway", an Interactive Community Mural
  • The Heritage Festival Raffle!

  • Visit www.mastergardenersunioncountync.org then Heritage Festival for more information.


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