Downtown Live (May-August) - This is the Rocky Mount summer music series at the Imperial Centre. The second and fourth Thursday of each month in May through August. This is the place to be for Bluegrass, Blues, Beach, Hip Hop, and Show and Dance style music. There is no admission fee.
Annual Independence Celebration at Rocky Mount Stadium (held July 3rd) - this is the area's largest Independence Celebration with loads of super fireworks!
Annual July 4th Celebration in Castalia - this is the best in old fashioned food, entertainment, parades and fireworks
Harambee Festival (August) - The sights and sounds of native African-American culture are celebrated at the Imperial Centre with unique music and costumes
Area Artists Show (September)
Rocky Mount Fair (October) - the areas largest, fun-filled carnival with dozens of rides, exhibits & great food
Annual Chamber Business Expo (October) - Hundreds of business & industry representatives gather for this annual event to share the latest in technical advances & merchandise
Down East Festival of The Arts (October) - this is a two-day event that features live music, dance, crafts & down home cooking
Eastern Carolina BBQ Throwdown (October) - Part of the Down East Festival of The Arts, this competitive cook-off includes over 40 teams from the southeast competing for the trophy & bragging rights for the best BBQ
Spring Hope Pumpkin Festival (October) - enjoy parades, great food & plenty of fall festivities
TNT Three-on-Three Basketball Tournament (October)
Coastal Plain Arts and Crafts Show (November) - choose from wood work, quilts, ceramics & many other crafts.
Come enjoy the NC State Fair in Raleigh, NC! Only 45 minutes from our campground. Experience the sights, sounds and wonderful smells of the Fair. Rides, food, livestock, hundreds of exhibits and games and live entertainment! There will be Tractor Pulls, a Sports Stunt Show, a Demolition Derby and a Monster Truck Free Style Show! Treat yourself to our grand State Fair and then come back to our KOA to relax. Don't forget the cotton candy!!!