Woolly Worm Festival in Banner Elk 2019

  The Woolly Worm Festival celebrates its over 40 years on October 19 and 20, 2019.   The residents of Banner Elk, Sugar Mountain and Beech Mountain villages have celebrated the coming of the snow season with The Woolly Worm Festival. The event is hosted by the Avery Chamber of Commerce.  The third weekend in October determines […]

Halloween Festival and Monster March 2019

The Halloween Festival and Monster March is located downtown Blowing Rock. This festival  consists of Monster March of the children down main street,  trick or treat on main street for the children and many more activities.  Then at the end of the day we  have a bon fire in memorial park.  This is event is always the Saturday near Halloween. […]

Blue Ridge Conservancy

They are a private, non profit, non governmental organization in North Carolina.  They have protected 18,000 acres in Alleghany, Ashe, Mitchell, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancy counties.  In addition to protecting working farmlands, Blue Ridge Conservancy efforts have created natural areas like Beech Creek Bog, Bear Paw and Bullhead Mountain. They continue to help Elk Knob State Park to […]

Blowing Rock Farmers Market 2019

Farm fresh produce, meat and whole foods at The Blowing Rock Farmers Market. Every Thursday, 4 – 6pm May 25 – October 12, 2019. rain or shine! Ample parking is available at the American Legion Parking Facility. Holiday Markets will occur November 23 and December 21 — just in time for your holiday treats Vendors […]

St. Mary Tour of Homes in Blowing Rock 2019

The St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church presents the 60th Annual Tour of Homes on Friday, July 26, 2019.   The tour is 9am to 2pm,  price of the ticket is $25.00 at the church or at the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce.  The tours consist of views of the decorated, architecture and gardens of some […]

BRAHM Art and Antiques Show in Blowing Rock 2018

August 2 to August 5 th, 2018 are the dates for this years show.  Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) presents an annual celebration of Art & Antiques Show which is a view and can purchase some of the best heirloom-quality furniture, pottery, jewelry, clocks, crystal, silver and more. Featuring selected vendors from throughout the […]

Valle Crucis Country Fair 2019

The Valle Crucis Country Fair is on October 19, 2019.  This started as a overgrown church bazaar set in the center of one of the most picturesque valleys in the North Carolina mountains at the peak of the fall color season. They now have 135 juried artists, homemade jams and jellies, apple cider, homemade foods to […]

A Touch of Romance 2019

A Getaway for Two – Only $299.00 Two Nights stay in Queen or King room Fresh Flowers in Room Dinner for two Available Sun – Thurs only 7 Day advance reservation required Admission to One Local Attraction Grandfather Mountain 7 Day Cancellation Notice Dates Available: Jan 1 to Dec 15, 2019