SA (6/22) & SU (6/23) - Plottfest, to benefit Head Start of Haywood and Jackson Counties, will showcase plott hounds, the official dog of N.C., with food, crafts, clogging and fishing. Held at Maggie Valley Festival Grounds, 3374 Soco Road, Maggie Valley. Gates open Sat. at 9am and Sun. at noon. $10-$20. Info and schedule: plottfest.org.