Special Events

The Black Mountain Police Department participates in many special events throughout the Town. Police are often contracted to work in an off-duty capacity to perform security and law enforcement functions at select special events. For information on hiring off-duty police officers for your special event, please contact Parks and Recreation at 828-669-2052.

List of Events

The Police Department participates annually in the following special events:

  • Valentine 5k
  • Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • Fourth of July Celebration
  • Annual Sourwood Festival
  • Halloween Trick or Treat / Mini-Monster Mash
  • Mount Mitchell Challenge / Black Mountain Marathon
  • Veteran’s Day Parade
  • Holly Jolly
  • Annual Black Mountain Christmas Parade

Permit Required

All outdoor special events require a permit. You may obtain the outdoor special event permit here.

BMPD Community Event
  1. Police Department

    Physical Address
    106 Montreat Road
    Black Mountain, NC 28711

    Phone: : 828-419-9300, ext. 350 - Administrative Offices
    Fax: : 828-669-8143
    Emergency Phone: : 911 or 828-250-6670 for non-emergency dispatch 24/7


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