42nd annual Craley Days


The 42nd annual Craley Days fundraiser will be held, 4-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, at Water’s Edge United Methodist Church, 471 Abels Road, Craley.


The celebration will benefit the Craley Fire Co. and the Craley Playground Association.

There will be live music, rides and activities for children, a baby contest, a Model A car display, food, craft vendors, a book sale and a blood drive from 3-8 p.m. Saturday.

The musical lineup is, Friday, Bluestone, 5, 7 and 9 p.m., and Summit Hill, 6 and 8 p.m., and Saturday, Country Express, noon and 2 p.m., Tall in the Saddle, 1 and 3 p.m., Kody Norris and the Watauga Mountain Boys, 5, 7 and 9 p.m., and Heart and Soul Bluegrass, 6 and 8 p.m.

Parking and admission are free. Bring lawn chairs.

For more information, call 244-5237 or email