High Country 2017 Events

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June 2017
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 1

Guided Hike

Wild Iris Loop

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 2

Land of Oz presents

Journey with Dorothy

 

more information

Beech Mountain

June 3

Kiddo Fishing Derby

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 3

Mile High Yoga

10:30 am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)438-2093

June 8 - 11

94th Annual Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show

Saddlebred Division

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-4700

June 9

Land of Oz presents

Journey with Dorothy

 

more information

Beech Mountain

June 9-18

Day Out With Thomas

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

June 10 and every Saturday through Sept. 2

Mile High Yoga

10:30 am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)438-2093

June 10

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

June 10

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival

more information

Plumtree

(828)898-5605

June 10

Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-7851

June 15

Guided Hike

Grassy Gap Creek Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 16

Land of Oz presents

Journey with Dorothy

 

more information

Beech Mountain

June 15-19

Pro GRT Downhill MTB Race

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

June 16-24

Ensemble Stage presents

Neil Simon's The Star Spangled Girl at the historic Banner Elk school

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

June 17

10th Annual Cool 5 Race

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

 

June 17

Screen Test

Theater for Young Audiences

10am

Shelton Learning Commons

(formerly Carson Library)

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

June 23

Land of Oz presents

Journey with Dorothy

 

more information

Beech Mountain

June 24

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

June 24

Ensemble Stage Kids Summer Saturday Theater presents

Rapunzel

at the historic Banner Elk school

11am

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

June 25

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

June 27 - 30

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

7pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

June 30

Land of Oz presents

Journey with Dorothy

 

more information

Beech Mountain

June 30

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

8pm, Rosen Concert Hall

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 2017
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

47th Annual Roasting of the Hog and

Fireworks Show

Beech Mountain Resort

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

July 1

Screen Test

Theater for Young Audiences

10am

Shelton Learning Commons

(formerly Carson Library)

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 1 & 2

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 2 and every Sunday in July

Mile High Yoga

10:30 am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)438-2093

July 3

Guided Hike

Beech Creek Bog

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

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 6

Guided Hike

Red Fox Trail

meet at EMO Base Lot @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 6-9

62nd Annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

more information

Linville

(828)733-1333

July 7-9

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

July 7-15

Ensemble Stage presents

Mary and Myra

at the historic Banner Elk school

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

July 8

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

July 8

Screen Test

Theater for Young Audiences

10am

Shelton Learning Commons

(formerly Carson Library)

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 8

An Evening With Sutton Foster

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 9

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert

The Cockman Family

6:30pm at the gazebo by Fred's

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 9

Ensemble Stage Kids Summer Saturday Theater presents

The Tales of King Arthur

at the historic Banner Elk school

11am

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

July 9

Eastern Festival Orchestra featuring Midori

4pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 12-15

Million Dollar Quartet

7pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 13

Guided Hike

Falls Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 13, 15 & 16

Million Dollar Quartet

2pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 13 & 14

The National Black Theater Presents:  Maid's Door

8pm

Valborg Theater

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

June 14-16

Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5605

July 15

Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-7851

July 15

Jennifer Nettles

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 16

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

The Mountain Home Bluegrass Boys

6:30pm at the gazebo by Fred's

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 16

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

4pm, Rosen Concert Hall

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 21

MOMIX: "Opus Cactus"

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 22

Screen Test

Theater for Young Audiences

10am

Shelton Learning Commons

(formerly Carson Library)

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 22

Ensemble Stage Kids Summer Saturday Theater presents

Rapunzel

at the historic Banner Elk school

11am

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

July 22

Chris Botti

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 22-30

K-9's In Flight Frisbee Dogs

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

July 22

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

July 23

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

Strictly Clean and Decent

6:30pm at the gazebo by Fred's

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 23

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

4pm, Rosen Concert Hall

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 23

Beech Mountain Xterra TRail Run

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

July 25

Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

8pm, Rosen Concert Hall

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 25 - 30

94th Annual Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show

Hunter & Jumper Division

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-4700

July 27

Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 28

Legally Blonde The Musical

7pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 29

Charlotte Ballet

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

July 29 & 30

Legally Blonde The Musical

2pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

July 29 - August 6

Ensemble Stage presents

Switzerland

at the historic Banner Elk school

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

July 30

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

Rebecca Eggers-Gryder with Amantha Mill

6:30pm at the gazebo by Fred's

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

July 30

Ensemble Stage Kids Summer Saturday Theater presents

The Tales of King Arthur

at the historic Banner Elk school

11am

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

July 30

Rosen-Schaffel Competition

8pm

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

August 2017
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 1 & 2

Legally Blonde The Musical

7pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

August 1 - 6

94th Annual Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show

Hunter & Jumper Division

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-4700

August 3

Guided Hike

Lower pond Creek trail

meet at EMO Base Lot @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 3 & 4

Legally Blonde The Musical

2pm

Hayes Auditorium

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5241

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 4-6

The Backyardigans

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

August 5

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 5

YESTIVAL:  YES with special guests Todd Rundgren & Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy

7pm

Holmes Convocation Center

more information

Boone

(800)841-2787

(828)262-4046

August 6

Beech Mountain Summer Sunday Sunset Concert featuring

Thistle Dew

6:30pm at the gazebo by Fred's, sponsored by the

Beech Mountain Historical Society

a performance

Beech Mountain

(828)387-4838

August 11-13

Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival

more information

Banner Elk

(828)898-5605

August 12

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

August 12

Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-7851

August 12-13

Riders In The Sky

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

August 17

Guided Hike

Overlook & Upper Pond Creek Trail

meet at EMO Base Lot @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 18-26

Ensemble Stage presents

Art of Murder

at the historic Banner Elk school

more information

Banner Elk

(828)414-1844

August 26

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

August 26-27

Beech Mountain Enduro MTB Race

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

August 26-27

Railroad Heritage Weekend

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

September 2017
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 2 & 3

Mile High Kite & Crafts Festival

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

September 2

Street Dance at Town Hall

6pm

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(800)468-5506

(828)387-9283

 

September 7

Guided Hike

Sassafras Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

September 8-10

Autumn at Oz

 

more information

Beech Mountain

September 9

Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-7851

September 21

Guided Hike

Smoketree Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

September

22 & 23,

29 & 30

Ghost Train

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

October 2017
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 5

Guided Hike

Westerly Hills Trail

meet at Buckeye Rec Center @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

October 7

Art in the Park

more information

Blowing Rock

(828)295-7851

October

13 & 14,

20 & 21,

27 & 28

Ghost Train

at Tweetsie Railroad

more information

Blowing Rock

(800)526-5740

October 21

Valle Country Fair

more information

Valle Crucis

(828)963-4609

October 21 & 22

Woolly Worm Festival

more information

Banner Elk

(800)972-2183

(828)898-5605

October 19

Guided Hike

Emerald Outback

meet at EMO Base Lot @ 9am

 

more information

Beech Mountain

(828)387-3003

November 2017
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 2017
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