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NATIONAL TRAILS DAY

Saturday, June 5, 2021 | 10 am – 2 pm
Mount Holly’s Catawba Riverfront Greenway and Tuckaseege Park
165 Broome St., Mount Holly, NC 28120

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Celebrated on the first Saturday of June, our National Trails Day celebration is a great way to kick off the summer on segments of the Thread Trail on land and water! The annual American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day is the country’s largest celebration of trails featuring a series of outdoor activities across the United States designed to promote and celebrate the importance of trails to our communities.

National Trails Day is a free community event. This event is proudly co-hosted with the City of Mount Holly.

 

Activities

Habitat Restoration Volunteer Project | Eco Tour Kayak Trip | Guided SUP Tours | Guided Nature and History Walks | Guided Bike Tours
Group Yoga | Bike Rentals | Kayak Rentals* | SUP Rentals**| Dog Park | Skate Park
Playground | Child Nature Activities | Lawn Games | Outdoor Lifestyle Exhibitors

Live music by: Jeremey Davis from Elonzo Wesley | David Childers | Mike Strauss Ban

*Kayak rentals are scheduled on a first come, first serve basis for free for 20 minutes.
**SUP rentals are scheduled on a first come, first serve basis at $10 for 30 minutes. 

 

Exhibitors

Carolina Thread Trail | Catawba Lands Conservancy | Go Gaston | City of Mount Holly Park and Recreation

Check back soon for more event exhibitors!

 

Vendors

Blue Blaze Brewing Co. | Killer B’s food truck | Maki Taco food truck | King of Pops

 

RSVP to be entered into our raffle!

Raffle prizes to be announced closer to the event. The raffle will be called at 12:00 pm at the band stage. You must be present to win.
REGISTER

Register for FREE day-of activities! Spaces are limited.

Kayak Rentals

Kayak rentals are free and scheduled on a first come, first served basis for 20 minutes on the water. Instruction is not included.

SUP Rentals

Stand-up paddle board rentals are $10 and scheduled on a first come, first served basis for 30 minutes on the water. Instruction is not included.

Walking Tours

 

10:30 am  Nature Walk
11:30 am  History Walk
12:30 pm  Nature Walk
1:00 pm  History Walk

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Bike Tours

 

10:30 am  Park and Greenway 
12:30 pm  Park and Greenway

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Yoga

 

10:30 am  All Levels Vinyasa Yoga
11:30 am  Yoga Ease
12:30 pm  Yin Yoga 
1:30 pm  Yoga Nidra

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Stand-up Paddleboarding

 

1:00-2:00 pm SUP Basics

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Volunteer to help host the festival!

sign up to volunteer

Volunteers are needed throughout the day to help with everything from set-up to kayak rental support to staffing our Thread Trail tent section to checking people into the event and so much more! We are also looking for volunteers who specialize in water safety and first aid. It’s a fun way to get involved and support the success of the event! You will receive a Thread Trail shirt and a lunch ticket along with unlimited snacks, water and Gatorade to keep you going!

Getting There

Mount Holly’s Catawba Riverfront Greenway and Tuckaseege Park
165 Broome St, Mount Holly, NC 28120
Google Map Link

Parking

You can park in the Mount Holly Municipal Complex Parking Lot. There is very limited parking at the park, so we encourage you to use this option!

Mount Holly Municipal Complex Parking Lot
400 East Central Ave., Mount Holly, NC 28120

 

 

Interested in sponsorship opportunities and exhibitor space? Download the corporate sponsorship package. If you are a non-profit, contact Vanessa Covington at vanessa@carolinathreadtrail.org.