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Reed Gold Festival and Panning Competition

September 9, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $2 – $4

Registration for the panning competition will begin at 09:00 am and panning will begin around noon. There will be categories for youth and adult as well as professional and amateur.

From 10:00 am – 12:00 pm youth will have the opportunity to work log and cradle rockers and view displays on rocks and minerals!

Event – $4 adults, $2 children 3-12 years old

Panning Competition – $5 charge for amateurs, $15 for professional panners

9621 Reed Mine Rd, Midland, NC 28107

(704) 721-4653

Vendors or organizations interested in participating in the event are welcome to contact us at reed@ncdcr.gov.


9621 Reed Mine Rd

Midland, NC, 28107

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