Apr
15
Mon
Military Vacation Discount at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm Tickets
Apr 15 2019 – Jan 13 2020 all-day
Military Vacation Discount at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm

15% military discount on vacation cottage stays for all military members, active and retired. Enter promo code “MILITARY15” when making a reservation for the discount (Military ID required at check-in).

We are grateful and proud of the military personnel who serve our country. We welcome you to find rest, and respite and to enjoy the balm of healing nature. Come explore the mountains in comfortable cottages surrounded by nature, farms, orchards, wineries and vineyards! Discount applies to both active and retired military.

Oct
19
Sat
Shawn Krueger: Landscapes of Southern Appalachia @ Grovewood Gallery Tickets
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – Dec 31 @ 5:00 pm
Shawn Krueger: Landscapes of Southern Appalachia @ Grovewood Gallery

Join us at Grovewood Gallery on Saturday, October 19 from 2 – 5pm for the opening of Landscapes of Southern Appalachia, a solo exhibition of work by contemporary landscape painter Shawn Krueger. This event is free and open to the public. The show will remain on view through Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Shawn Krueger received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Calvin College in the late 90s. His approach to painting is rooted in the American Arts & Crafts and Tonalist traditions – both based on love and respect for nature, hand-craftsmanship, and good design. Landscapes of Southern Appalachia will feature studio works from plein air studies Krueger did on his recent travels in and around Western North Carolina.

Nov
14
Thu
15% Off Winter Vacation Cottage Sale at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm Tickets
Nov 14 – Dec 23 all-day
15% Off Winter Vacation Cottage Sale at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm

Enjoy 15% off nightly vacation cottage rental rates now through December 23, 2019! Clean comfortable cottages with WiFi overlook lake. Onsite fishing, hiking and biking. Call 434-823-5202 or book online today! https://via.eviivo.com/MontfairResortFarm22932

 

Nov
16
Sat
Vessels of Merriment @ Grovewood Gallery Tickets
Nov 16 @ 10:00 am – Dec 31 @ 5:30 pm
Vessels of Merriment @ Grovewood Gallery

Vessels of Merriment is back for another round at Grovewood Gallery! This exhibition, celebrating its third run, will feature handcrafted drinking vessels by 16 studio potters from around the country. An opening reception will be held on Saturday, November 16 from 2-5pm, free and open to the public, where viewers will have the opportunity to meet some of the participating artists. This show will remain on view through December 31, 2019.

Nov
29
Fri
Christmas Market at Explore Park @ Explore Park Tickets
Nov 29 2019 – Jan 1 2020 all-day
Christmas Market at Explore Park @ Explore Park

Beginning on November 29, 2019 and continuing through January 1, 2020, you can visit Roanoke County’s Explore Park gift shop, located at MP 115 off the Blue Ridge Parkway. During the holiday season, you will be rewarded with a unique array of Christmas merchandise for your holiday shopping needs. One of a kind artisan crafts, from more than 40 artisans throughout the region, will be for sale at the Explore Park Visitor Center. Come out and enjoy Black Friday specials along with holiday demonstrations and refreshments. Visit the Explore Park gift shop from 9:00 AM-5:00 PM and support local artisans while picking out the perfect unique gift for that special person! Explore Park’s Christmas Market will also be open during Illuminights.

For more information visit us on the web at www.RoanokeCountyParks.com or inquire about the exciting sponsorship and volunteer opportunities available for this event.

Illuminights-Explore Park’s Winter Walk of Lights @ Explore Park Tickets
Nov 29 2019 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 1 2020 @ 10:00 pm
Illuminights-Explore Park’s Winter Walk of Lights @ Explore Park

Roanoke County Parks, Recreation & Tourism will premier Illuminights-Explore Park’s Winter Walk of Lights on select nights beginning November 29, 2019 through January 1, 2020 at Roanoke County’s Explore Park, located at MP 115 off the Blue Ridge Parkway. Explore your holiday spirit through a dazzling world of over 500,000 lights. Journey at your own pace on a walking tour of displays celebrating nature, fantasy, adventure and Christmas traditions. Travel down our half-mile wooded path, and take in the sights and sounds of the season.

While you are here, enjoy nightly marshmallow roasting or shop for artisan crafts at Explore Park’s Christmas market. Choose from additional family activities on select nights. All proceeds go to support the valuable missions of Center in the Square and Explore Park.

Dec
1
Sun
CHRISTMAS ALL MONTH LONG @ The Greystone Inn Tickets
Dec 1 – Dec 25 all-day
CHRISTMAS ALL MONTH LONG @ The Greystone Inn

Like a vintage Christmas card stirring to life, evenings at The
Greystone feature glowing fireplaces, twinkling lights, and the beauty
of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Alleviate the stress of the season and
enjoy the warmth and relaxation of The Greystone Inn. Enjoy a two night
stay, early check-in and late check-out (when available), $100
food and beverage credit, and evening turndown service.
Cannot be combined with other offers.

Dec
5
Thu
Cottage Vacation Holiday Deals at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm Tickets
Dec 5 2019 – Jan 31 2020 all-day
Cottage Vacation Holiday Deals at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm

Celebrate the upcoming Winter Holidays with a great deal! Montfair offers a 15% discount on two to four night stays and up to 31% off for seven night stays (prices range from $114- 280.00/night). Discounts can be applied to any of our nine cozy vacation cottages or the Beauchamp House. All heated accommodations have full service kitchens, linens, towels and WiFi. The 129 acre property features onsite hiking trails, canoes and mountain bikes for guests to use during their stay. Celebrate in comfortable accommodations surrounded by nature! Call 434-823-5202 or book online today at https://via.eviivo.com/MontfairResortFarm22932.

Dec
10
Tue
Peppermint Bear Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Hendersonville Tickets
Dec 10 – Dec 23 all-day
Peppermint Bear Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Hendersonville

New for the 2019 holiday season is the free Peppermint Bear Scavenger Hunt! Head to Hendersonville to help mama bear, Peppermint, whose cubs have gone missing while shopping in Downtown Hendersonville for items to decorate their den. Find at least half of her cubs, then complete and return the form in the brochure to the Visitor Center to be eligible for great prizes.

The brochure and prize form are located at any of the participating Downtown Hendersonville locations. This scavenger hunt that is open to people of all ages.

Find out more info and download the brochure at https://www.visithendersonvillenc.org/event/peppermint-the-bear-scavenger-hunt.

Dec
18
Wed
Hendersonville Iceless Skating Rink @ Hendersonville Visitor Center Tickets
Dec 18 2019 – Jan 1 2020 all-day
Hendersonville Iceless Skating Rink @ Hendersonville Visitor Center

Lace up your skates and take to the iceless skating rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main Street in Hendersonville!

At the Iceless Skating Rink, an annual tradition, the “ice” is actually made of a slick plastic that enables you to easily glide in any temperature. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children, which includes your skate rental and can be purchased on-site. Other family-friendly activities are available while you wait, including curling, games and making s’mores.

The rink will be open every day through January 1st (except Christmas Day) and the hours vary by day, weather permitting. Regular hours: 11am-6pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 1pm-6pm.

Find out more info at https://www.visithendersonvillenc.org/event/iceless-skating-rink-6/2019-12-18/

This event is organized by Hendersonville in Bloom.

Free holiday hay rides will pick up and drop off from this location from 5-8pm on December 20-22 so you can enjoy Main Street all lit up for the holidays!