Area Events Calendar 2017

Enjoy this video:  Property Owners summarize local area attractions and activities.

For more information regarding the area’s events, click the name to go to the Area Events Calendar on their website.

Brevard  Area Events Calendar

Tour de Falls at DuPont Forest May 7th – May 8th

White Squirrel Festival May 28th – May 29th

Brevard Music Center Festival June 24th – August 7th

Forest Festival at Cradle of Forestry October 1st

Tour de Falls in DuPont October 8th – 9th

Downtown Brevard Halloweenfest October 29th

 

Cashiers Area Events Calendar

MAY

10 – Hospice House Gala at Canyon Kitchen in Lonesome Valley

27 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights beginning May 27th

27 – Zachary-Tolbert House Grounds open for tours

27 – 28 Rotary Club of Cashiers Arts and Crafts Fair Memorial and Labor Day Weekends

31 – Friends of Lake Glenville Welcome Cocktail Reception

JUNE

2 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

3 – National Trails Day at Panthertown Valley

9 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

10 – Friends of Lake Glenville Lake Clean-up

14 – Friends of Lake Glenville, New Member Recruitment Cocktails

16 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

17 – Glenville Area Historical Society Museum Grand Opening

19 – Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society Pawsitively Purrfect Party

20 – Sapphire Valley Concert on the Slopes

21 – Cashiers Historical Society Heirloom Garden Symposium feat. Jan Wyatt

23 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

24 – 25

Pottery on the Green

Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

Mountain Artisans Summertime Arts and Crafts Show (Ramsey Center/WCU)

30 – Highlands Cashiers Music Festival

30 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

JULY

1 – Big ol Mountain Country Breakfast

2 – Fireworks on Lake Glenville

3 – Sapphire Valley Concert on the Slopes

4 – Fireworks Extravaganza at the Village Green

4 – Sapphire Valley Yankee Doodle Dandy Day

7 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

12 – 16 Joy Garden Tour

14 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

18 – Sapphire Valley Concert on the Slopes

21 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

21 – 23 Cashiers Benefit Antique Show for Blue Ridge School

22 – Friends of Lake Glenville Summer Social

Sapphire Summer Color Fine Art Show

Cashiers Highlands Humane Society Open House

28 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

AUGUST

4 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

11 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

12 -27 Cashiers Historical Society Designer Showcase Mid August

15 – Sapphire Valley Concert on the Slopes

18 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

19 – Laurel Garden Kitchen Tour in Highlands

19 – 20 Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

19 – 21 Cashiers Solar Fest

21 – Total Solar Eclipse

25 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

SEPTEMBER

1 – Grooving on The Green Friday Nights

2 – Labor Day Extravaganza at the Village Green

2 – 3 Rotary Arts & Crafts Fair

3 – Sapphire Valley Concert on the Slopes

9 – Songwriters Round Benefit for Blue Ridge School

13 – Friends of Lake Glenville End of Season Cocktail Party

16 – Baldaroo Music Festival

OCTOBER

1 – Empty Bowls Luncheon

6 -8 Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival

14 – Cashiers Highlands Humane Society Forever Reunion

20 – Blue Ridge School Fall Festival

21 – 22 Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

27 – Goblins on the Green

NOVEMBER

24 – Santa on the Green & Cashiers Christmas Tree Lighting

25 – 26 Sapphire Valley Holiday Arts & Crafts Show

DECEMBER

9 – 43rd Annual Cashiers Christmas Parade

17 – Sapphire Valley Ski Slopes Open

 

Highlands Area Events Calendar

Collective Spirits Wine and Food May 19-21

Highlands Motoring Festival June 9 -12

Highlands Cashiers Chamber Music Festival June 19th

Bascom in Bloom August 13th -16th

The 3 Ceramic Artist Symposium September 12th

Beatlemania September 25th

 

Asheville  Area Events Calendar

MAY

4 – Wild & Scenic Film Festival at Sierra Nevada –  7:00 PM @ Sierra Nevada (Fletcher)

6 – Mayfest Arts & Crafts Festival – 10:00 AM @ Downtown Rutherfordton, NC (Rutherfordton)

6&7 – Mother Earth News Fair –  @ Western North Carolina Agricultural Center (Fletcher)

 

6 – Frond Fest – 1:00 PM @ FernLeaf Campus (Fletcher)

7 – MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR –  9:00 AM @ Western North Carolina Agricultural Center (Fletcher)

5-7 – Spring Herb Festival –  @Western North Carolina Farmers Market (Asheville)

11 – 14 – LEAF Festival @  Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center (Asheville)

20 – Cars and Cornmeal car show & festival – 9:00 AM @ Francis Grist Mill (Waynesville)

20 – Montford Music and Arts Festival – @ Asheville Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center (Asheville)

20 – Asheville Fine Art Show –  10:00 AM (repeats daily) @ US Cellular Center (Asheville)

21 – The David Mayfield Parade, The Railsplitters –  8:00 PM

21 – HotWorks.org Asheville Fine Art Show – 10:00 AM @ US Cellular Center (Asheville)

25 – Wild On Film – 6:00 PM @ Highland Brewing Company (Asheville)

26 – 11th Annual ABSFEST (Americana Burlesque & Sideshow Festival) – 8:00 PM @ Grey Eagle Tavern (Asheville)

27 – Beer City Festival 2017 –  12:00 PM @ Roger McGuire Green (Asheville)

27 – Lake Lure Arts & Crafts Festival – 10:00 AM (repeats daily) @ Arcade Plaza Lake Lure (Lake Lure)

29 – Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival – 11:00 AM @ Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, Connmara: Big Glassy (Flat Rock)

JUNE

17 – Better Dads Festival – 12:00 PM @ Roger McGuire Green (Asheville)

24 – ReptiDay Asheville Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo – 10:00 AM @ Western North Carolina Agricultural Center – Boone Building (Fletcher)

26 – Asheville Percussion Festival 2017 – 10:00 AM @ Odyssey School (Asheville)

JULY

13 – Wild Goose Festival 2017 – 8:00 AM @ Hot Springs Campground & Spa (Hot Springs)

22 – Folkmoot 2017- Haywood Community College – 7:00 PM @ Haywood Community College (Clyde)

23 – Folkmoot 2017 – Concert on the Green – 7:00 PM @ Folkmoot Friendship Center (Waynesville)

23 – Folkmoot 2017 – Cultural Conversation & Dance – 12:30 PM @ First United Methodist Church of Waynesville (Waynesville)

25 – Folkmoot 2017 – Colonial Theater- Canton – 7:00 PM @ Historic Colonial Theatre (Canton)

26 – Folkmoot 2017 – Blue Ridge C.C. – Hendersonville – 2:00 PM @ Blue Ridge Community College (Flat Rock)

28 – Folkmoot 2017 Diana Wortham – 7:00 PM @ Diana Wortham Theatre at Pack Place (Asheville)

27 – Asheville Yoga Festival – 9:00 AM @ University of North Carolina at Asheville (Asheville)

AUGUST

4 – Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair – 9:00 AM  @ Burnsville Town Center (Burnsville)

12&13 – Sourwood Festival – @ Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber (Black Mountain)

17-19 –  North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival – @ Tom Johnsons Camping Center (Marion)

18 – 2017 Dirty Dancing Festival – 5:00 PM @ Morse Park Meadows (Lake Lure)

SEPTEMBER

1&2 – Smoky Mountain Folk Festival – @ Lake Junaluska (Lake Junaluska)

1&2 – Smoky Mountain Folk Festival – @ Junaluska Conference Center (Waynesville)

8 – 17 – NC Mountain State Fair – @ Western North Carolina Agricultural Center (Fletcher)

OCTOBER

14&15 – Ohio Sauerkraut Festival @ Waynesville Area Chamber of Commerce (Waynesville)

DECEMBER

1&2 – Balsam Range Art of Music Festival at Lake Junaluska – @ Junaluska Conference Center (Waynesville)

 

Grandfather Mountain

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games July 7th – July 10th