• Join Neal Brower as he goes deep into the episode and shares back stories and production techniques of specific episodes of The Andy Griffith Show. Neal Brower has taught classes on The Andy Griffith Show at community colleges across North Carolina. He presents a new lecture annually during Mayberry Days. He is the author of the Mayberry 101: Behind the Scenes of a TV Classic, which is available at the museum gift shop.

    The 2017 lecture series at the museum is now complete.

    Tickets are available for his special Mayberry Days® lecture which features an interview with a cast member of The Andy Griffith Show or other guest attending the festival. That lecture is Saturday, September 23, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at the Historic Earle Theatre.