Eden is a little city with unrestricted access to nature. The two rivers, which formerly provided energy for the textile mills situated along its banks, offer an unparalleled natural experience, whether one chooses to paddle the Dan, float the Smith, or simply take a stroll along its greenways. Eden serves as a hub for the area, where locals and guests can engage in activities including hiking, mountain biking, hunting, fly fishing, and more leisurely exploration in parks and along trails. Eden has an annual historical celebration of its city and culture called RiverFest. This event includes live music performances, more than 100 artists and craftspeople, food vendors, historical exhibits, a beer garden, Uptown Eden shops, and a ton more are all featured.