Jul
20
Fri
15% off Vacation Cottage Stays at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm Tickets
Jul 20 – Aug 31 all-day
15% off Vacation Cottage Stays at Montfair Resort Farm @ Montfair Resort Farm | Crozet | Virginia | United States

Enjoy 15% off daily vacation cottage rental rates and multiple night packages on nights now through August 31, 2018! Call 434-823-5202 or book online today.

Aug
16
Thu
Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village Tickets
Aug 16 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Tucked away amid towering pine trees adjacent to The Omni Grove Park Inn is one of Asheville’s hidden gems. Known today as Grovewood Village, this historic site once housed the weaving and woodworking operations of Biltmore Industries, a noteworthy enterprise in the history of American Craft and textiles, founded by Edith Vanderbilt and two inspired teachers, Eleanor Vance and Charlotte Yale.

Learn the story of Biltmore Industries on a guided history tour, offered Wednesday – Saturday at 1pm during April – November. The tour includes a visit to Biltmore Industries’ production facility (aka Dye House), where guests can peek into the past and view the original looms, carding machines, spinning mule and dye vats used to make the famed Biltmore Handwoven Homespun. Tours operate on a first-come, first-served basis, open to 25 people.

Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park Tickets
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park | White Plains | New York | United States

We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all ages are sure to take home some fun facts and special memories. Then, grab a Track Trail brochure at the Animal Discovery Den and round out the day with a hike along our Great Woodland Adventure trail with 12 education stations. Don’t forget your camera!

Aug
17
Fri
Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village Tickets
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Tucked away amid towering pine trees adjacent to The Omni Grove Park Inn is one of Asheville’s hidden gems. Known today as Grovewood Village, this historic site once housed the weaving and woodworking operations of Biltmore Industries, a noteworthy enterprise in the history of American Craft and textiles, founded by Edith Vanderbilt and two inspired teachers, Eleanor Vance and Charlotte Yale.

Learn the story of Biltmore Industries on a guided history tour, offered Wednesday – Saturday at 1pm during April – November. The tour includes a visit to Biltmore Industries’ production facility (aka Dye House), where guests can peek into the past and view the original looms, carding machines, spinning mule and dye vats used to make the famed Biltmore Handwoven Homespun. Tours operate on a first-come, first-served basis, open to 25 people.

Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park Tickets
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park | White Plains | New York | United States

We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all ages are sure to take home some fun facts and special memories. Then, grab a Track Trail brochure at the Animal Discovery Den and round out the day with a hike along our Great Woodland Adventure trail with 12 education stations. Don’t forget your camera!

Aug
18
Sat
Face the Forest 5K Obstacle Course Run @ Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest Tickets
Aug 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Face the Forest 5K Obstacle Course Run @ Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest | Forest | Virginia | United States

Face the Forest 5K Obstacle Course Run
Saturday, August 18 from 8:00 a.m.

Runners take your mark and get set for adventure! Join Poplar Forest and the Jamerson YMCA on Saturday, August 18 for the 7th annual Face the Forest Obstacle Course Run. Test your abilities as you run through the hills, dales and woodlands and the obstacles placed along the way—climbing walls, balancing teeter-totters, flipping tires and trenching through mud, to name just a few. The competition is open to families and teams of all ages. Face the Forest entry fees support children’s educational programming at Poplar Forest and the Y’s annual campaign, which provides outreach, financial assistance, youth and family programming and many other resources within the community. Registration fees and race details available June 1.

Open Studio Art Tour at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village Tickets
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Open Studio Art Tour at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

See art in it its natural habitat, the studio. On Saturday, August 18, the resident artists at Grovewood Village will open up their studios to the public, allowing visitors to gain insight into their creative process and view their most recent works. Tours are free and self-guided and take place from 11am – 4pm. Meet makers who work in a variety of media, and browse original works of art ranging from jewelry to pottery to sculpture.

Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village Tickets
Aug 18 @ 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
Tours at Historic Grovewood Village @ Grovewood Village | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Tucked away amid towering pine trees adjacent to The Omni Grove Park Inn is one of Asheville’s hidden gems. Known today as Grovewood Village, this historic site once housed the weaving and woodworking operations of Biltmore Industries, a noteworthy enterprise in the history of American Craft and textiles, founded by Edith Vanderbilt and two inspired teachers, Eleanor Vance and Charlotte Yale.

Learn the story of Biltmore Industries on a guided history tour, offered Wednesday – Saturday at 1pm during April – November. The tour includes a visit to Biltmore Industries’ production facility (aka Dye House), where guests can peek into the past and view the original looms, carding machines, spinning mule and dye vats used to make the famed Biltmore Handwoven Homespun. Tours operate on a first-come, first-served basis, open to 25 people.

Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park Tickets
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Family Animal Encounters @ Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park | White Plains | New York | United States

We are lucky to have incredible Animal Educators to help us spread the word on the important roles they play in the Park. Join one of our Park naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of our wilder teammates! Kids of all ages are sure to take home some fun facts and special memories. Then, grab a Track Trail brochure at the Animal Discovery Den and round out the day with a hike along our Great Woodland Adventure trail with 12 education stations. Don’t forget your camera!

BBQ & Brews Trestle Train Event @ Bryson City NC Train Depot Tickets
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm
BBQ & Brews Trestle Train Event @ Bryson City NC Train Depot | Bryson City | North Carolina | United States

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.