Living Here

Cherokee County has something for everyone! From historic sites to parks, Cherokee’s rich cultural heritage lends a distinct flavor to recreation in the county. We have endeavored to include information on “what to do” throughout Cherokee County. We offer a rich blend of cultural activities and recreational opportunities. You won’t have time to be bored when you’re here!

Check out our attractions and entertainment offerings as well as our recreation opportunities. 

Our healthcare resources and educational institutions are second to none. Living here is good for your mind, body and soul.

Annual Community Celebrations

January – Key Live Music Festival

June – Cherokee PRCA Rodeo

July – Cherokee County Fair

August – Marcus Community Fair

September – Fall Family Festival, Cherokee Historic Depot

October – Cherokee Ridge Runners Fall Rendezvous

October – Cherokee Downtown Trick or Treat Parade

December – Lighted Christmas Parade

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