Octoberfest and Pioneer Day are joining forces this festival season. On October 2, the grounds of the Mountain Gateway Museum will be fun for all as we celebrate both long-term events. There will be traditoinal Appalachian crafts, live music, food vendors, storytellers, a car show, children's games, and much more! If you want to participate, please download and fill out the PDF on this page. All applications are due by September 15, 2021. Please return applications by mail (Mountain Gateway Museum, PO Box 1286, Old Fort, NC, 28762) or you may drop them off at the museum Tuesday - Saturday.