Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival 2020

We are pleased to announce that BRAHM will again host the Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival in 2020! With Blowing Rock as the epicenter for this festival, artists are invited to take advantage of the beautiful High Country setting, set up their easels, and paint “en plein .  This year the festival is August 19-22, […]

Monday Night Concert in the Park 2019

This 50 year tradition continues in spirit and song with town sponsored concerts in the Broyhill Park Gazebo on the Lake. E.J. & Shirl’s Farm House, Live! Singers return with great vigor & variety, and the magic of the music.Free to the public. Also available for dinner concerts & very special occasions. Call Blowing Rock […]

Christmas in the Park & Lighting of the Town 2020

The lighting of the Town is Friday November 27, 2020.  The Town of Blowing Rock celebrates the holiday season and lights the town! Join in the fun with free entertainment, music, and visits with Santa. The annual Christmas Parade makes its way down Main Street. Then, watch as the Mayor flips the switch for the […]

Shagging at the Rock 2019

Located at The Blowing Rock, many bands and musicians Tickets On Sale May 1 The Blowing Rock: 828-295-4812 or 828-295-7111 Blowing Rock Chamber: 800-295-7851 Advance Tickets: $40.00 Children 12 and under: $10.00 VIP Tent: $750.00 includes 10 tickets, tent, table, 10 chairs Gates Open at 8:30am • 432 Rock Road, Blowing Rock, NC Rain or Shine […]

Blowing Rock Music Festival 2020

Music Festival with featured bands and musicians-  Sept 19, 2020 Gates Open at 8:30am • Rain or Shine Entertainers from 12 noon until sunset No Refunds • No Pets • No Umbrellas • Coolers Welcome Ticket Sales: The Blowing Rock: 828-295-4812 or 828-295-7111 Blowing Rock Chamber: 800-295-7851 Advance: $25 • Day of Event: $35 Children […]

HIgh Country Jazz Society 2019

High Country Jazz Society formerly know as Blowing Rock Jazz Society offers outstanding jazz concerts on every 2nd Sunday of each month May to October at the Meadowbrook Inn.  You can call 828-295-6860 for reservations.  Concert admission is $20.00 per person, $5.00 for students.   See for more information 2019 Dates: May 1    […]

Moses Cone Memorial Park

Moses H. Cone Memorial Park, near Blowing Rock, North Carolina on the Blue Ridge Parkway, preserves the country estate of Moses Cone, a prosperous textile entrepreneur, conservationist, and philanthropist of the Gilded Age. Its centerpiece is Flat Top Manor, a gleaming white 20-room, 13,000 square foot mansion built in 1901 in the grand Colonial Revival […]

Horn in the West- Cancelled for 2020

The Southern Appalachian Historical Association celebrates and preserves the diverse cultural heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountain region by engaging individuals in historical education and cultural entertainment centered around Daniel Boone and our fight for American Independence. Since 1952, America’s oldest Revolutionary War Drama has thrilled more than a million audience members. Loved by old […]

Symphony by the Lake in Blowing Rock 2021

The Symphony by the Lake at Chetola Resort has become a favorite summer event. The dates of the symphony for this year is Friday, July 23, 2021. You can sit by the lake at Chetola Resort in the cool mountain breeze, and watch the swans drift by. Bring a picnic, or sample delicious foods prepared by […]

MerleFest 2021

MerleFest is on September 16 – 19, 2021 on the campus of Wilkes Community College in North Wilkesboro, NC.   MerleFest was founded in 1988 in Memory of Eddy Merle Watson as a fundraiser for Wilkes Community College and to celebrate “traditional plus” music. MerleFest, which began in 1988, is about the Music, Moments, and Memories. The Music […]