Matthews Cumberland Covered Bridge Festival
September 11 - September 13
Walk or drive through the 1877 bridge for unique craft exhibits, live entertainment, a variety of food vendors, antique engines, a steam-powered sawmill, an antique tractor pull and the world famous Matthews Lions Club frosted malts! Inflatables, horse rides and ABATE tiny tots motorcycles for all the kids in your life to enjoy. Admission $2, 10 and under free. Free parking. Friday events 11am-9pm, Saturday events from 9am-9pm, and Sunday events from 9am-4pm. Huge crafts and flea market area. Saturday at 9am enjoy the antique tractor parade. Don’t miss the Matthews Fire Department car show at the Matthews Community Building on Sunday from 9am-4pm. Terrific family-friendly event, fun all weekend long!