The Art of Elkin NC

Mar 21, 2023

Art Mural Elkin NCArt lovers can enjoy creative displays by exploring several of Elkin, NC Downtown’s Murals spread throughout the area.

1. 102 E. Main St.

Displaying a Gorgeous Vineyard that celebrates the Yadkin Valley Wine Region! Artist: Michael Brown

2. 115 W. Market St.

“Businesses of the Past” Artist: Michael Brown

3. Corners of S. Bridge St. & E. Standard St.

“Hugh Chatham Memorial Bridge” Artist: Michael Brown

4. 111 West Market St.

Honoring “Elkin’s Trail Town” Artist: Michael Brown

5. 111 E. Main St.

“Historical Elkin Bank Image from 1921” Artist: Michael Brown

6. East Main Street tucked back from the street across from The Liberty Building “The Forest Bathing Trail” at Grassy Creek Vineyard

Artist: Hand in Hand Creative

7. 131 S. Bridge St. Located at Elkin Antiques & Collectibles Sponsored by Pepsi Co. this mural showcase “Old Pepsi signage & honors Elkin’s Cruisin Car Shows!

Artist: Joey Dill of Studio 73

8. 257 Standard St. at The Heritage & Visitors Center “The Overmountain Victory Trail” Revolutionary War Display

Artist: Michael Brown

9. 125 W. Main St. (Remax Realty) peeled back wallpaper on the original brick wall revealed various fresco paintings

“Unknown Artist.”

10. 132 E. Market St. (Dirty Joes Coffee shop) “Dirty Joe Sipping Coffee”

Artist: Geoffrey Walker

11. Railroad in town displaying “Traveling Graffiti Exhibit”

Lastly a variety of little murals hidden throughout downtown.

Have Fun Finding them all!

Upcoming Activities/Events

  • April 8th Crafts and Snow cones 2-4pm
  • April 15th Morning Mimosa’s 9-11am
  • April 22nd Earth Day Nature Scavenger Hunt
  • April 28th-30th {Area event} Merle-fest
  • April 29th Morning Mimosa’s 9-11am
  • May 6th Fiesta Porch Party
  • May 13th Mom’s Day Wine & Dessert Night 7pm
  • May 19th-21st {Area Event} Yadkin Valley Wine Festival
  • May 20th Morning Mimosa’s 9-11am
  • May 27th Music, Food & Fun
  • May 29th Memorial Day

Cooking at Camp

Loaded Campfire Potatoes
loaded camp fire potatoesIngredients

  • 6 white potatoes sliced 1/4″ thick
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 Tbsp bacon bits
  • 2 Tbsp diced green onion
  • 2 tsp butter
  • salt & pepper
  • sour cream (optional)


  1. Place all ingredients onto a large piece of tinfoil.
  2. Wrap securely with foil and place onto the cooking surface.
  3. Cook for 45 minutes on medium heat.
  4. Top with salt & pepper and sour cream as desired.

Byrd’s Branch Campground is located in the Foothills of Elkin, North Carolina. With 14 RV sites and 4 tent sites it offers a relaxing getaway the whole family can enjoy!

Office: 336-526-1146
Dwaine Carrier: 336-366-0603
Larena Carrier: 336-366-9955