2016 Blowing Rock Horse Show Events & Dates

The Blowing Rock Horse Show events are wonderful events for everyone to check out staying in the High Country. The 2016 Blowing Rock Horse Show will mark the 93rd year that the historic event has taken place in the tiny resort village of Blowing Rock. The schedule of events and dates are as follows: Schedule: […]

Tour the Land of Oz™ on Beech Mountain in June

Beech Mountain is a wonderful little spot just a few minutes drive from Boone. It’s known for the elevation, which is 5,506 ft above sea level. The views are simply spectacular atop the town’s location. The area is also home to the Land of Oz, which you can tour during the month of June. The […]

2016 Art in the Park Blowing Rock NC Dates

The dates for the 2016 Art in the Park Blowing Rock events are May 7, June 11 , July 16, August 13, September 10, October 8. The event is planned and orchestrated by the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce and brings many visitors to each weekend event. Artists from across the Southeast make plans each year […]

Explore 18th Century Log Cabins at Hickory Ridge

Hickory Ridge Living History Museum invites you to explore six log cabins and additional outbuildings presented by 18th century re-enactors and docents from May 7, 2016 through November 26, 2016. The museum is open every Saturday morning from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, during the adjacent farmers market in the parking lot of Daniel Boone […]

Grandfather Mountain Naturalist Weekend May 13-15

The Grandfather Mountain Naturalist Weekend, May 13, 2016 – May 15, 2016, is a fascinating collection of programs and guided walks offered to help guests discover more about the diversity of life at Grandfather Mountain. Join them for three days filled from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm with guided hikes and special presentations on the birds, […]

Blowing Rock & Beekeeping Thursday, May 12, 11:00am at BRAHM

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) will host James Wilkes as he discusses the important tradition of beekeeping around the world and in our mountains. Come up for this event on Thursday and stay for a getaway in mid May. Lovill House Inn, historic Hotels in Boone NC, is located in the heart […]

May’s First Friday Art Crawl Boone

Shop, mingle and meet local artists from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at our shops and galleries. Enjoy fresh art, lively street performers, and complimentary refreshments. Stay late for live music, food and drinks at one of our many fine restaurants. First Friday runs February through December each year. This week’s event will surely bring […]

MerleFest Begins Thursday

MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, is an annual homecoming of musicians and music fans held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North Carolina. MerleFest was founded in 1988 in memory of the son of the late American music legend Doc Watson, renowned guitarist Eddy Merle Watson. […]

“Avenue Q” At ASU’s Valborg Theatre

We couldn’t be more excited about the Valborg Theatre featuring “Avenue Q”. Visitors and guests will love checking out a show at one of the upcoming showtimes. Avenue Q’s own website reveals that this show is a one of a kind show. “Winner of the TONY® “TRIPLE CROWN” for BEST MUSICAL, BEST SCORE and BEST […]

Celebrate NC Beer Month This Weekend – Stop in to Six Pence Pub

Coming up this weekend to enjoy the warmer spring temps and gorgeous wildflowers starting to bloom? Grandfather Mountain is hosting a 100 Mile Challenge today, AND there are tons of places celebrating ‘NC Beer Month’ this last weekend in April. A local favorite in Blowing Rock, Six Pence Pub has been welcoming an NC brewer […]