Halloween Festival and Monster March 2020

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. […]

Blowing Rock Farmers Market 2020

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 2020- Cancelled

The St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church presents the 60th Annual Tour of Homes on Friday, July 24, 2020.   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 […]

Valle Crucis Country Fair 2020 Cancelled

The Valle Crucis Country Fair is on October 17, 2020.  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 […]

Blowing Rock Art in the Park 2020

Blowing Rock Art in the Park is now in its 57th year.  The dates of 2020 Art in the Park are May 23rd (CANCELLED), June 13 (Cancelled) , July 18th, August 15th, September 12th, October 3rd.  There are only 6 shows a year. The shows are from 10am to 5pm, and can be found set up behind the Blowing […]

Blue Ridge Relay 2020

The Blue Ridge Relay is on September 11 and 12, 2020. The 208 Mile Blue Ridge Relay  is one of the longest running relay races in the United States, takes place in the picturesque Blue Ridge and Black Mountains of Virginia and North Carolina. The Blue Ridge Relay consists of maximum 12 person (4 person […]

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games 2021

The 65th Grandfather Mountain Highland Games will be held July 8 – 11, 2021 at MacRae Meadows on Grandfather Mountain near Linville, NC.  They are the premier Scottish Highland games and gathering of Clans.  Grandfather Mountain Highland Games and Gathering of Scottish Clans, foster and restore interest in traditional dancing, piping, drumming, athletic achievement, music and Gaelic culture. All proceeds go […]

Annual Blood, Sweat and Gears 2020-Cancelled

This years Blood, Sweat and Gears in on June 27, 2020 sponsored by  Mast General Store. The  Annual Blood Sweat and Gears is a challenging to strenuous  100 mile loop bike ride starting and ending at the Valle Crucis Elementary School, approximately 5 miles south of Boone, North Carolina. The ride is sponsored by the American […]

Blowing Rock Trout Derby 2020- Cancelled

The Blowing Rock Trout Derby is now in its 41th year.  The Trout Derby is on April 4, 2020. There are a fish fry hosted by the Blowing Rock Fire Department on Friday night.  All funds go to the Blowing Rock Fire Department.  The Trout Derby is a two day fishing event held around Blowing Rock. […]