All Day

Grandfather Mtn Hawk Watch

All throughout September, guests are invited to join the mountain’s naturalists as they count and celebrate the annual spectacle of fall raptor migration.  For more information see

Labor Day Weekend

Hemlock Inn offers lodging for Labor Day Weekend.

ASU vs Gardner Webb

Kidd Brewer Statium 270 Stadium Drive, Boone

Appalachian State football vs Gardner Webb  

Mile High Kite Festival

Avery Co Chamber of Commerce Banner Elk

Mile High Kite Festival in Beech Mtn.  The Beech Mountain Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Mile High Kite Festival as part of the town's Labor Day Weekend festivities. The party...