Finish Line Festival at the 7th Annual Mad Mountain Mud Run

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Want to see what all the mud is about at the Mad Mountain Mud Run? If you are curious about the Mud Run or just want to enjoy the muddy entertainment, attend the free Finish Line Festival on Saturday, June 23rd, from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

The festival is being held during the 7th annual Mad Mountain Mud Run, a benefit for Hands On! Children’s Museum. The community is invited to cheer on the muddy runners while enjoying food, beverages, and live entertainment with friends and family.

“One of the most unique aspects of the Mud Run is the Finish Line Festival. Whether you’re a runner or a spectator, you and enjoy great food, craft beer, and nice music at beautiful Berkeley Park. Attending the festival is a fun way to support the museum, while cheering on the racers!” said Joseph Knight, Executive Director of the museum.

The Mad Mountain Mud Run is a 3+ mile obstacle course race in Hendersonville, NC’s Berkeley Park and surrounding forests. Geared toward racers of all abilities, the Mad Mountain Mud Run is one of the only races of its kind that allows participants to choose their challenge in which to race, based on ability or preference. Festival goers will celebrate the end of the Mud Run at the Finish Line Festival, while welcoming runners to much deserved food, beverages, and live music.

Food and drink vendors for the Finish Line Festival include: Finish Line BBQ, Farm to Fender Food Truck, Oskar Blues Brewery, Sanctuary Brewing, and Flat Rock Ciderworks. The 2018 Mad Mountain Mud Run is presented by Pardee UNC Health Care. Additional sponsors include: The City of Hendersonville, Kimberly-Clark, Lamar Advertising, Summit Marketing Group, NC Printing, iHeartRadio, STAR 104.3, 99.9 KISS COUNTRY, Mast General Store, King Law Offices, Fairway Billboards, Hunter Subaru, Beverly-Hanks, Flat Rock Ciderworks, Haizlip Studio, Two Men & A Truck, First Citizens Bank, United Community Bank-HVL, Henderson Oil Company, BGW CPA, The Home Depot, YAM Yoga & Massage, Pace Construction, Mountain River Tap & Growlers, Turf Mountain Sod, and SELEE. Please visit to register today! Interested runners who register before May 1st get a free Mud Run T-Shirt!

Hands On! Children’s Museum is located at 318 North Main Street in historic downtown Hendersonville, NC. Museum Hours are Tuesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm. Closed on Sunday and Monday. General admission price is $5 for adults and children. For more information on field trips, birthday parties, annual memberships, and outreach programs please call 828.697.8333 or visit