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.

May
23
Thu
Waterfalls ‘n Wine @ The Pisgah Field School Tickets
May 23 @ 11:00 am – Nov 1 @ 3:00 pm
Waterfalls 'n Wine @ The Pisgah Field School

With over 250 waterfalls in Transylvania County alone, it’s no wonder you don’t know where to start looking for them! Let us do all of the hard work as Pisgah Field School staff guides you to five incredible waterfalls in Pisgah using our 15-passenger van, leaving room for some education on the unique history of our Appalachian Mountains and a little flora and fauna ID along the way. We’ll end the day in beautiful downtown Brevard for a private wine tasting at Broad Street Wines. Hiking up to 2-miles on uneven terrain required. Rain or shine event.

Aug
22
Thu
The Denim Ball @ Moses H. Cone Memorial Park Tickets
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm
The Denim Ball @ Moses H. Cone Memorial Park

For the first time in The Denim Ball’s history, the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation will host the fundraising event at Moses H. Cone Memorial Park. Cone Manor, the grand Colonial Revival-style summer home of Moses and Bertha Cone, will provide a gorgeous backdrop to the evening’s festivities, which will begin at 6 p.m., Thursday, August 22. Because of this special venue, tickets are limited. Sales begin at 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 1. Decked in their best denim attire, guests will enjoy dinner, dancing, and drinks. Proceeds will support restoration and rehab efforts the former Cone Estate, including the manor house.

Aug
24
Sat
BBQ & Brews Trestle Train Event @ Bryson City NC Train Depot Tickets
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
BBQ & Brews Trestle Train Event @ Bryson City NC Train Depot

Board the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad and enjoy the ride to the Fontana Lake trestle
along with a slow-cooked BBQ meal prepared fresh, and beer tastings showcasing local
breweries.

Tickets include a souvenir tasting glass for three samples of finely crafted beer
selections. Adults-only & family friendly seating.

Aug
30
Fri
49th Annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival @ Lake Junaluska Tickets
Aug 30 – Aug 31 all-day
49th Annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival @ Lake Junaluska

The 49th Annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival, to be held at Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, will offer two nights of the finest traditional music and dance of the Southern Appalachian Region.

The main shows begin at 6:30 p.m. on the grand stage of Stuart Auditorium overlooking beautiful Lake Junaluska.

Both nights will include a rich variety of the region’s finest fiddlers, banjo players, string bands, ballad singers, buck dancers, and square dance teams as well as the marvelous sounds of dulcimer, harmonica, jew’s harp, bagpipes, spoons, saws, and folk ensembles.

Tickets are $12/night in advance, $14/night at the door, 12-years-old and under free.
Purchase tickets at the Bethea Welcome Center.

Sep
1
Sun
First Responders Festival @ Downtown Bryson City Tickets
Sep 1 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
First Responders Festival @ Downtown Bryson City

Enjoy a small street festival of live music, arts and crafts, and food vendors. A portion of the
proceeds will be donated to the Swain County First Responders Fund.

Physical Address for First Responders is:
226 Everett Street
Bryson City, NC 28713

113th Canton Labor Day Celebration @ Sorrell’s Street Park Tickets
Sep 1 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 2 @ 10:00 pm
113th Canton Labor Day Celebration @ Sorrell’s Street Park

Yes, we are the oldest Labor Day Festival in the South!

Come to downtown Canton on September 1st & 2nd and experience a living, breathing manufacturing town with unmatched authenticity and pride. Celebrate Canton’s unique manufacturing legacy and all things made in Western North Carolina.

Sunday 9/1/2019 12-11pm @ Sorrell’s Street Park, Downtown Canton
Admission: $10 at gate; $8 in advance at Ingle’s Markets

Lineup To Be Announced

Monday, 9/2/2019, 12-10pm @ Sorrell’s Street Park, Downtown Canton
Free

Lineup To Be Announced

Sep
6
Fri
Thunder in the Smokies Motorcycle Rally @ Maggie Valley Festival Grounds Tickets
Sep 6 – Sep 8 all-day
Thunder in the Smokies Motorcycle Rally @ Maggie Valley Festival Grounds

Thousands of bikers roll into the Great Smoky Mountains for the busiest motorcycle weekend of the year.

Maggie Valley is a biker friendly town and a great place for bikers to gather for a rally in the valley surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery. It makes for a rumbling weekend in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Our tour ride is second to none. Besides all the mountain roads do not miss the hilarious Bike Games where $1,000 cash prize goes to the winners and another $1,000 cash prize to the Bike Show winners.

Thunder in the Smokies Motorcycle Rally in Maggie Valley is the oldest and longest currently running rally in western NC.

Thunder in the Smokies Rally @ Maggie Valley Festival Grounds Tickets
Sep 6 @ 8:00 am – Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm
Thunder in the Smokies Rally @ Maggie Valley Festival Grounds

Thousands of bikers roll into the Great Smoky Mountains for the busiest motorcycle weekend of the year.

Maggie Valley is a biker friendly town and a great place for bikers to gather for a rally in the valley surrounded by beautiful mountain scenery. It makes for a rumbling weekend in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Our tour ride is second to none. Besides all the mountain roads do not miss the hilarious Bike Games where $1,000 cash prize goes to the winners and another $1,000 cash prize to the Bike Show winners.

Thunder in the Smokies Motorcycle Rally in Maggie Valley is the oldest and longest currently running rally in western NC.

Downtown Art Walk @ Downtown Bryson City Tickets
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Downtown Art Walk @ Downtown Bryson City

Every first Friday, June through October, enjoy a stroll through charming downtown Bryson City,
NC and visit art galleries with works by local and regional artisans. Photography, sculpture,
works on canvas, watercolors, and more.

Physical Address for Downtown Art Walk
2 Everett Street
Bryson City, NC 28713