Mark Your Calendar For These Exciting Events In Pilot Mountain!

Pilot Mountain, NC

Family Fun, Adventure, Excitement, Shopping, Dining, Live Music, Food Trucks & More!

Experience the Thrill of Pilot Mountain’s Prehistoric Transformation on June 8th!
Since 2011, Mr. Ed has been captivating audiences with his homemade dinosaurs, balloons, and an array of amazing tricks. Join Ed and his prehistoric pals, including Dakota, Baby T, Little Quon, and the mischievous Triceratops triplets – Trixie, Trey, and Trouble. Get up close and personal with baby dinosaurs, interact with a Stegosaurus, and witness the magic of a dinosaur hatching. Kids of all ages can ride dinosaurs, engage with lifelike puppets, and marvel at Ruby T-Rex, a 40-foot-long animatronic marvel. At Ed’s Dinosaurs Live, you can pet a baby dinosaur, dig for fossils, and watch out for the T-Rex roaming the grounds. It’s an unforgettable adventure filled with family, fun, excitement, and much more!

Friday, June 21st: Get Ready to PIG OUT!
Join us for the 2024 Pilot Mountain Pig Out Food Truck Rodeo on Depot St. Enjoy a fantastic lineup of food trucks and live music by Not Your Average Party Band. It’s the perfect night to indulge in delicious food and dance the evening away!

Dancing and Live Music on August 18th in Pilot Mountain!
End your weekend on a high note with 80z Nation! Dress in your best ‘80s attire, grab a bite to eat or a beverage from our fantastic vendors, and settle under the trees at the amphitheater for a fun-filled afternoon with family and friends. Tickets go on sale July 1. Join us from 1-4 PM as 80z Nation brings you the best tunes from the decade that never dies. Dust off those pumps and moonwalk like Michael Jackson in “Billie Jean.” Get ready to sweat your leg warmers off and dance the night away to the greatest hits of the ‘80s!

Reconnect with nature and the small-town charm reminiscent of older days by exploring our beautiful town. Come visit the mountain at our State Park, walking trails, and campgrounds. Located just a few minutes from the mountain is our downtown area, which boasts delicious restaurants, award-winning bed and breakfasts, shops, and other small businesses. Wineries, inns, our golf course, and wedding destinations are also available in the area. So come take a trip to Pilot Mountain and enjoy yourselves. We’re happy to have you!