Wendell Falls Grand Opening Barn Raising

    May 16, 2015 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    Join us for the start of something big. Wendell Falls is now open, and we want to welcome you on May 16 for a day of fun fare, live music, craft beer, tours of beautiful model homes, contest drawings, kids’ games and more! RSVP here! Enjoy bluegrass from nationally renowned headliner Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out followed by Unspoken Tradition. Tour 10 newly unveiled model homes by seven award-winning builders. Savor a Southern feast of grilled burgers, gourmet hotdogs, craft beer and sweet treats. Enjoy family fun, including pony rides, crafts and games, face painting, a magician, a bungee trampoline and Carolina Mudcats Baseball Club, Muddy the Mudcat. Tour The Farmhouse, grab your limited-edition t-shirt and taste-test java from the new onsite cafe, Grounds Cafe. Preview the newest barn quilt in Wake County, custom-designed for Wendell Falls as part of the official Quilt Trail of the Tar River. Contests: We’re raising the roof and the stakes! WRAL will raffle tickets to some of the hottest games and concerts in town! Guests who sign a contract prior to May 31, 2015 can enter for one of three chances to win our Founders Contest. Grand prize: an incredible custom outdoor structure for your new home from Asheville Playground.Don’t miss this grander-than-grand housewarming celebration!