The Haw River Festival

Event Details

  • Date: May 4, 2019 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Saxapahaw, North Carolina
  • Host: Haw River Assembly
  • Address: Saxapahaw, North Carolina, Saxapahaw, North Carolina 27340
  • Event Website

Join the Haw River Assembly from 4-8 pm on Saturday, May 4th for an afternoon of live music from Triangle Afrobeat Orchestra, Honey Magpie, and Ragweed Brass, the opening of the Saxapahaw farmers market season, a Paperhand Puppet parade, a guided river walk, canoe rides for kids, a kayak raffle, a silent auction, food trucks, and more at the Haw River Festival in Saxapahaw. Festival entry is FREE, and all donations collected during the festival support the Haw River Assembly’s work to protect the river. Each year over 1,000 people come out for this annual celebration of the river! This event kicks off the season for Saturdays in Saxapahaw, with bands and the farmers market throughout the summer.