High Country 2016 Events

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June 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 2

Guided Hike

Wild Iris Loop

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 2

Taste of Avery

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Banner Elk

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

June 4

Kiddo Fishing Derby

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 5

Blowing Rock Jazz Society Concert

Brazilian Romance with Welson Tremura

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Blowing Rock

(828)295-4300

June 9-12 Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show - American Saddlebred Division

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Tate Show Grounds Blowing Rock

(828)295-4700

June 10 & 11

A Cool 5

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 10-19

Day Out With Thomas

at Tweetsie Railroad

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Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

June 11 Art in the Park

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Blowing Rock

(877)750-4636

June 16

Guided Hike

Grassy Gap Creek

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 25

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival

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Linville

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

June 26, 28-30

Mary Poppins

The Broadway Musical

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Hayes Auditorium

(828)898-8709

July 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 1

Summer Exhibition Celebration!

App Summer Fest Kick-Off!!

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Turchin Center for the Visual Arts

(828)262-3017

July 1-3

Mary Poppins

The Broadway Musical

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Hayes Auditorium

(828)898-8709

July 2

47th Annual Roasting of the Hog and

Fireworks Show

Beech Mountain Resort

 

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Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

July 3

Guided Hike

Beech Creek Bog

meet at EMO Base Lot across from Town Hall @ 10am

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 6

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

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Rosen Concert Hall

(800)841-2787

July 7

Guided Hike

Emerald Outback

meet at EMO Base Lot across from Town Hall @ 9am

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 7 & 8

Reduced Shakespeare Company's

William Shakespeare's Long-Lost First Play

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Valborg Theater

(800)841-2787

July 7-10

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

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Grandfather Mountain

(828)733-1333

July 9

Broadway and Beyond with Tony Award Winner Kelli O'Hara

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 10

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

THE COCKMAN FAMILY

at Fred's gazebo, Free Admission 6:30PM

 

more information

The Cockman Family YouTube Channel

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 10

Eastern Festival Orchestra

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 10

Blowing Rock Jazz Society Concert

Larry Lapin with guest Michelle Amato

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Blowing Rock

(828)295-4300

July 14

Guided Hike

Falls Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 14-17,

19 & 20

Always ...Patsy Cline

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Hayes Auditorium

(828)898-8709

July 15

Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo /

Melissa Etheridge

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Holmes Convocation Center

(800)841-2787

July 15 & 16

Master Crafts & Fine Art Festival

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Banner Elk

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

July 15-17

Dora the Explorer and her cousin, Diego at Tweetsie Railroad

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Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

July 16 Art in the Park

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Blowing Rock

(877)750-4636

July 17

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

CANE MILL ROAD

at Fred's Gazebo, Free Admission 6:30PM

 

more information

Cane Mill Road YouTube Channel

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 17

Rosen-Schaffel Competition for Young and Emerging Artists

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 20

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

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Rosen Concert Hall

(800)841-2787

July 23

Rosen Sculpture Walk

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Smith Gallery,

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 23

Rioult Dance NY

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 23-31

K-9's in Flight Frisbee Dogs at Tweetsie Railroad

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Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

July 24

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

STRICTLY CLEAN AND DECENT

at Fred's Gazebo, Free Admission 6:30PM

 

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a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 25

Pink Martini

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 26 - August 7 Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show - Hunter Jumper I and II

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Tate Show Grounds Blowing Rock

(828)295-4700

July 30

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

July 31

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

MOUNTAIN HOME BLUEGRASS BOYS

at Fred's Gazebo, Free Admission 6:30PM

 

more information

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 31

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

more information

Rosen Concert Hall

(800)841-2787

August 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 2-7

The Pajama Game

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Hayes Auditorium

(828)898-8709

August 4

Guided Hike

Lower Pond Creek

meet at EMO Base Lot across from Town Hall @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 6

Crafts on the Green at

Fred's General Mercantile

9am - 4pm

Crafts, Food, Live Music, Fun! with performances by

DIANA AND SARVIS RIDGE

a sample

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

August 6

Jerry Douglas Band with special guest MIPSO

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Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

(800)841-2787

August 6 & 7

Riders in the Sky at Tweetsie Railroad

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Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

August 7

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

REBECCA EGGERS-GRYDER WITH AMANTHA MILL

at Fred's Gazebo, Free Admission 6:30PM

 

more information

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

August 12 & 13

Master Crafts & Fine Art Festival

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Banner Elk

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

August 13 Art in the Park

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Blowing Rock

(877)750-4636

August 14

Blowing Rock Jazz Society Concert

The Page Brothers

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Blowing Rock

(828)295-4300

August 18

Guided Hike

Overlook & Upper Pond Creek

meet at EMO Base Lot across from Town Hall @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 27-28

Railroad Heritage Weekend at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

September 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

September 1

Guided Hike

Grassy Gap / Sassafras

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

September 8

An Evening with The Avett Brothers

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Holmes Convocation Center

(800)841-2787

September 10 Art in the Park

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Blowing Rock

(877)750-4636

September 11

Blowing Rock Jazz Society Concert

Noel Freidline

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-4300

September 15

Guided Hike

Smoketree

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

September 17 Blowing Rock Music Festival

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Blowing Rock

(828)295-7111

September 23-24 and 30

Ghost Train Halloween Festival at Tweetsie Railroad

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Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

October 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

October 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29

Ghost Train Halloween Festival at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

October 6

Guided Hike

Westerly Hills

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

October 8 Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(877)750-4636

October 11

Blowing Rock Jazz Society Concert

ASU Jazz Ensemble

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-4300

October 15

Valle Country Fair

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Valle Crucis

(828)963-4609

October 15 & 16

Woolly Worm Festival

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Banner Elk

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

October 20

Guided Hike

Emerald Outback

meet at EMO Base Lot across from Town Hall @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

October 29

Blowing Rock Halloween Festival

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-5222

November 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

Weather Permitting Municipal Sledding Hill, located beside the Visitors Center, for children 12 years and younger, Free

Beech Mountain
800-468-5506

828-387-9283

Late November - December 24th Choose & Cut - Begin a new family tradition by visiting a Christmas tree farm in the mountains and selecting a REAL tree

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828-262-5826
December 2016
All Year

Free Hiking on Beech Mountain- Ten trails for hiking and X-Country Biking - Hiking maps available at the Beech Mountain Visitors Center, Buckeye Recreation Center & Fred's


www.hikebeechmountain.com

 

 

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Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

Weather Permitting Municipal Sledding Hill, located beside the Visitors Center, for children 12 years and younger, Free

Beech Mountain
800-468-5506

828-387-9283