GOLD FESTIVAL MAY 31ST IN OLD FORT, NC
New! North Carolina
Mining License Plate! Place Your Order Today!
You did it! You asked for a specialized
North Carolina license plate to commemorate the state's mining heritage.
Well, the North Carolina Legislature approved it, passed a bill and now
it's time to apply for the North Carolina Mining Tag!
We need 300 completed and paid applications
before manufacturing begins. Take a look at the proposed design. It's
colorful and says we're proud of our mining heritage in North Carolina.
Download the PDF file, fill it out, write your check to the North Carolina
Gold Foundation ($20 or $50 depending upon your choice of tag type) and mail
to us. Once we have 300 paid applications, we will send them to the North
Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles. They will approve, or possibly
"tweak" the tag design and begin manufacturing the plate.
Please keep in mind, the North Carolina
Department of Motor Vehicles will contact you regarding your purchase of the
new tag. Their regulations apply, as always, and when your current tag is
close to expiration, their office will contact you. In the meantime, if you
have questions, contact us at 800-676-1270.
To apply, complete the
application and mail to the address on the form. For more information on
obtaining this tag please call the Gold Foundation at 800-676-1270
(866) 444 2325
CLICK ON IMAGE FOR APPLICATION
in 2004, the NCGF has hosted the "NC GOLD FESTIVAL,
a McDowell County Tradition in McDowell County.
The festival will serve as a promotional
tool to help raise awareness of the
"hidden treasures of McDowell County."
The Festival will also help foster
partnerships with local businesses, surrounding county businesses and
regional groups interested in promoting the captivating history of the area using
the gold prospecting heritage as