We have some outstanding events planned that are sure to be
crowd-pleasers.  Click on the event to find out more.

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It's Back!

Catfish Races - That's right! The catfish races are back and will be held September 24th and 25th.  Click HERE to find more info about the catfish races or to sponsor a catfish. 


Car Show - Dub Day cruise-in will be held on Saturday September 25th. Sponsored by CityCade in Downtown Gastonia. Click here for more info


Beer and Wine Garden - YES!! There will be a beer and wine garden! Come and enjoy some of the best beer and/or wine from around the state and then sit by the fire pit in the special garden area.  Local breweries will be on hand so don't miss out.  The Garden will be open all three days. Click here for more info.



Mt. Olive Food Eating Contests - Can you eat the most?  The most pickles, moon pies, or worms?  These contests ae always a big hit and you won't want to miss it this year at the Carolina Catfish Festival.