Things to Do in Cherokee for November

by Oct 21, 2016Happenings0 comments





Event: Cruise the Smokies Fall Rod Run

When: Friday Nov. 4 and Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9am – 5pm

Where: Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds

What: Check out some of the prettiest and baddest vintage cars in the southeast in this event hosted annually by the Cherokee Rodders.

Cost: Spectators are $5/person and free for children 10 and younger; Participants are $35

Info: Ann Ball 497-2603,


Event: 3 Doors Down & Friends concert

When: Saturday, Nov. 12 at 7pm

Where: Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center

What: This Escatawpa, Miss.-based band formed in 1996 and has sold over 20 million albums due to hits like “Kryptonite” and “When I’m Gone”.

Cost: Balcony seats – $20; Floor Standing seats – $35



Event: Rock Your Mocs

When: Tuesday, Nov. 15 all day

Where: Indian Country

What: Everyone is encouraged to “Rock Your Mocs” in a show of Native pride.

Cost: Free



Event: Turkey Strut 5K Walk/Run

When: Saturday, Nov. 19; registration at 10:30am, race starts at 12pm

Where: Kituwah Mound site

What: 5K race with both runners and walkers welcome…this event will benefit the Cherokee Braves Booster Club

Cost: Adults $15 if before Nov. 13 or $20 after; $5 children under 12 and 60+over

Info: Register online, Tara McCoy 359-6783,


Event: Bret Michaels concert along with Warrant and Firehouse

When: Saturday, Nov. 19 at 7:20pm

Where: Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center

What: Former Poison front-man Bret Michaels is joined by Hollywood rockers Warrant and Charlotte-based Firehouse.

Cost: Balcony  seats- $27.50; Floor Standing seats – $37.50



Event: Thanksgiving Bingo

When: Monday, Nov. 21 at 1:30pm

Where: Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds exhibit hall

What: Bingo sponsored by Principal Chief Patrick Lambert and EBCI Secretary of State Terri Henry…bring a canned good for the food pantry and receive an extra card (three-card) limit.

Cost: Free


Event: Brothers in the Wind Toy Run

When: Saturday, Nov. 26 from 10am – 4pm, ride departs at 12pm

Where: Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds

What: This annual motorcycle ride, sponsored by Brothers in the Wind, is a fundraiser for children and families in need.

Cost: Requested donation of $20/rider or $30/couple.

Info: Ned Stamper 736-2780