Todd New River Festival



Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 9:00am - 5:00pm


Walter and Annie Cook Park
Railroad Grade Road
Todd, NC 28684


25th Annual Todd New River Festival
The 25th annual Todd New River Festival is coming up in Todd on Saturday, Oct. 13.
The family event features music, food, crafts, children’s activities, and booths from local vendors, agricultural growers, and non-profit agencies. The festival is held at the Walter and Annie Cook Park on Railroad Grade Road in Todd.
The festival is presented by the Todd Ruritan Club and all proceeds benefit the local community, including college scholarships, community projects, and support for families facing hardships. The Ruritan Club will be serving barbecue, hamburgers, hot dogs, fixings, and drinks throughout the day.
Other activities include face painting for children, games, and a raffle, as well as the annual presentation of the “Key to Todd” by the Ruritan Club. The local entertainers will play a variety of gospel, bluegrass, blues, and country music from start to finish.
Entertainment schedule
9 am-10 am – Joseph Houck
10 am-11 pm – Norris Family
11 am-12 noon – Aubry Spurlock, Out of Round
Noonish – Key to Todd Presentation
1 pm-2 pm- Creekside Grass
2 pm-3 pm – Jeff Moretz & Friends
3 pm-4 pm – Jest Country
Raffle Drawing
4 pm-5 pm – John Peterson

Admission to the festival is free for all ages. Parking for the event will be $5 at the South Fork Baptist Church. All proceeds from parking will benefit the church’s mission work.
For more information on the event or to become a vendor or sponsor, visit To contact the Ruritan Club, call 828-964-1362.


Name: Barry Stevens
Phone: (828) 964-1362
  • Closest Town or City:
    • Boone
  • County:
    • Ashe
  • Event Category:
    • Art/Cultural,
    • Festivals,
    • Fundraisers,
    • Local Food,
    • Music,
    • Non-Profit,
    • Special Events
  • Additional Info:
    • Family Friendly,
    • Free,
    • Pet Friendly

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