News & Events


There are a lot of things going on! Stay updated with the happenings of the Madison County Rotary Club. Read some of our latest posts or learn more about some of our other programs and events.

Latest Posts

  • June 28, 2021 – Installation Dinner
  • July 10th – Hot Doggett
  • July 17th – Bird Garden maintenance work day
  • July 29th -Post Hot Doggett celebration
  • August 5th – District Governor’s official visit

Coming up

  • August 26th – Social at Camden’s Library Coffeehouse
  • September – Social with the Rotary Club of Burnsville
  • October 2nd – Madison County Heritage Arts Festival

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Fiddlin’ 5k

Come see why the FIddlin’ 5k is one of the funnest 5k races in Western North Carolina! The course is peppered with talented musicians playing sweet folk and bluegrass tunes! All proceeds help fund Madison County Youth-based art programs.

Hot doggett 100

Whether you’re a seasoned rider or new to the sport, we have a ride for you. The Hot Doggett 100 features 3 scenic courses in beautiful Appalachia. Proceeds raised are used to support year-round youth-based programs in our community.


Golf Tournament

What better way to support your community and also have a wonderful day with friends at one of the most beautiful and challenging golf venues in the country. Proceeds from this event benefit numerous programs in Madison County with a strong emphasis on youth.

Madison Heritage Arts Festival

On the first Saturday of October, locals gather to celebrate Madison County’s rich arts heritage.  Located in the picturesque town of Mars Hill and the Mars Hill University campus, the annual family-friendly festival features 60+ local handmade arts and crafts, a variety of home-baked goodies, and a large selection of food options. 


The Rotary Club of Madison County is proud to serve our local and international community. Meetings are typically held at Pittman Dining Hall on the Mars Hill University Campus in Mars Hill.

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Reach out to 2022-23 Club President Barbara Sheperd by phone or text at (828) 380-3103 or email her at