The fourth annual Carter County Parish Picnic will be held Saturday, July 27, along the Watauga River in the Blue Springs community.
There will be rafting, hay rides, good food and fellowship.
Rafting will begin at noon as will hayides.
The scheduled eating time will be at 3 p.m. Hamburgers and hotdogs will be provided as well all condiments, plates, napkins and silverware. Each family is asked to provide a covered dish and dessert along with cold drinks.
There will be tables on the ground, but each person is asked to bring their own lawn chair. Games will include corn hole and horseshoes.
Churches included in the parish include Hunter United Methodist, Slagle’s United Methodist, Watauga Point and St. Paul United Methodist.