Mountain Magic

Mountain Magic in Fall Festival; Saturday, October 6, 2018 – 10am – 5pm
To be part of this year’s event, register using the links below. Please note, Craft Vendor registration is due by September 7, 2018.

2018 Mountain Magic Craft Vendor Application

2018 Mountain Magic Auto Show Application

Discover why readers of the Roanoke Times have voted Mountain Magic In Fall as the “Top Community Events” time and time again. 

Experience the “magic” of small town America during Buchanan’s 24th annual, Mountain Magic In Fall Bluegrass, Antiques & Crafts Festival.

Thousands of visitors will flock to downtown exploring more than 100 vendor spaces lining the Town’s riverfront park. Candles, knitted and crocheted items, wood crafts, furniture, glass, birdhouses,  antiques, art, local honey, pumpkins, apples and more fill tables, easels and tents as the incredible smells of sausage, country ham and barbeque fill the air.

Music Lineup – To Be Announced

Kid’s Costume Parade. Meet at the Bingo Stand at 11:00am to parade across the Bank of Botetourt Bluegrass stage and around the grounds. Stay to decorate mini pumpkins. This activity is sponsored by The Hair Affair so it’s free!!

A celebration of the Town’s revitalization activities, Mountain Magic in Fall showcases the Town’s historic roots along Main Street where you will find antiques, arts, collectibles as well as  restaurants offering good old fashioned southern cooking, pizza and burgers. A jouney through time, Buchanan’s historic buildings date from the early 1800’s through the 1950’s.





Mountain Magic In Fall has grown to be one of the largest festivals in the region. Readers of the Roanoke Times Botetourt View have voted Mountain Magic In Fall as one of the “Top Community Events” in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.

710Discover traditional and contemporary Bluegrass music while visiting Mountain Magic In Fall.

Bring a lawn chair and sit a spell. Today’s musical performances help keep the musical heritage of Bluegrass alive by introducing a new generation of listeners to this uniquely American form of music. Join us as we kick off the day’s activities at 10 AM and continue playing throughout the day until 5:00PM.

Antique Auto, Truck & Tractor Show

Marvel at the restoration of scores of antique and classic autos and tractors on display. Meet the owners and ask them about their efforts to restore their cars.  To register  2018 Mountain Magic In Fall Festival Auto

For additional information on the Festival, or, to become a vendor, contact the Buchanan Downtown Revitalization Program at (540) 254-1212 X 4.

WANT TO BE PART OF MOUNTAIN MAGIC AS A VOLUNTEER? Please contact the Downtown Revitalization Program at (540) 254-1212 extension 4, or, email us at

This year’s musical and dance performances are sponsored by Bank of Botetourt, serving the community since 1899.

Thank you to Our Sponsor! 

Mountain Magic In Fall is one of Buchanan’s biggest events! We spend months preparing and planning and rely on dozens of volunteers to make the event successful. However, our success is also largely dependent upon the continuous support of our sponsors. These businesses and companies make Mountain Magic In Fall possible! They offer financial support, often provide assistance setting up, event marketing, and promotional supplies. 

We look forward to working with them year after year and encourage both event attendees and Buchanan residents to patronize these wonderful businesses. It’s important our community invest in those who are so generous and willing to invest in our community! We are so grateful for the support and the opportunity for partnership!

Corporate Sponsor