Oct
20
Sat
Valle Country Fair @ Valle Crucis Conference Center Fair Grounds Tickets
Oct 20 all-day
Valle Country Fair @ Valle Crucis Conference Center Fair Grounds | North Carolina | United States

The Valle Country Fair is celebrating its 40th anniversary! Join us Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Valle Country Fair in the most picturesque valley of the High Country during the Peak of Leaf Season. The Fair is an authentic harvest-season community celebration revolving around quality hand-made crafts with more than 160 juried exhibitors displaying their art and crafts, plus home-cooked food and mountain music. Enjoy live musical entertainment and story-telling, children’s area offering sample pony rides, face-painting and alpaca corral, plus a variety of foods – BBQ, chili and cornbread, burgers and dogs, sweet potatoes, Brunswick stew, fresh-pressed apple cider, baked goods, home made jams and jellies and apple butter made on site. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free and ample parking including handicap parking is available adjacent to the fairgrounds for $10 per car. Parking begins as early as 7:30 a.m. Exhibitors are open before 9am. Please no pets. Church of the Holy Cross in cooperation with the Valle Crucis Conference Center sponsor the Valle Country Fair, and all net proceeds provide grants to local non-profit organizations, and relief to local families with emergency needs.

Oct
21
Sun
Meadows of Dan Pancake Days @ Meadows of Dan Community Center Tickets
Oct 21 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Meadows of Dan Pancake Days @ Meadows of Dan Community Center | Meadows of Dan | Virginia | United States

Come join us on October 21st and 28th in all you can eat buckwheat & regular pancakes as well as sausage and gravy provided by Meadows of Dan Ruritans and Meadows of Dan Vol. Fire Department as part of their annual fund raising events in the quaint town of Meadows of Dan. The smell is alluring! Nothing is better than a great breakfast, great company and a relaxing stroll through the various specialty shops. Located right off the Blue Ridge Parkway!

Oct
26
Fri
Of Valley & Ridge Art Fundraiser @ Zealandia Tickets
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day
Of Valley & Ridge Art Fundraiser @ Zealandia  | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

Enjoy a scenic journey along the Blue Ridge Parkway through the art of 21 Western North Carolina fine artists. The three-day show presented by the Saints of Paint and Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation kicks off with a ticketed gala from 5 to 8 p.m., Friday, October 26, at the historic Zealandia estate atop Beaucatcher Mountain. Guests can enjoy wine, beer, food, music, and purchase works on the opening night of the exhibit to benefit to the Blue Ridge Parkway.

The show is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, October 27, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, October 28. Proceeds from the gala and art sales will support the Foundation’s work to protect, preserve, and enhance the Blue Ridge Parkway.

There will be five types of artwork at the show: oils, pastels, acrylics, watercolors, and etchings. Participating artists include John Mac Kah, Julyan Davis, Deborah Squier, Bryan Koontz, Mark A. Henry, Jim and Michelle Ostlund, Joy Moser, Tony Corbitt, Jr., Tess Darling, Susan Kokora, Cecil Bothwell, Alisa Lumbreras, Paul Blankenship, Dotti Smith, Caleb Clark, Colleen Webster, Alison Web, Carol Parks, Christine Enochs, Mohamed Sabaawi, Andrew Mastriani, Peter Loewer, and Dana Irwin.

Oct
28
Sun
Meadows of Dan Pancake Days @ Meadows of Dan Community Center Tickets
Oct 28 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Meadows of Dan Pancake Days @ Meadows of Dan Community Center | Meadows of Dan | Virginia | United States

Come join us on October 21st and 28th in all you can eat buckwheat & regular pancakes as well as sausage and gravy provided by Meadows of Dan Ruritans and Meadows of Dan Vol. Fire Department as part of their annual fund raising events in the quaint town of Meadows of Dan. The smell is alluring! Nothing is better than a great breakfast, great company and a relaxing stroll through the various specialty shops. Located right off the Blue Ridge Parkway!

Nov
24
Sat
Spirit of Christmas @ Swain County Visitor Center & Heritage Museum Tickets
Nov 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Spirit of Christmas @ Swain County Visitor Center & Heritage Museum | Bryson City | North Carolina | United States

Spirit of Christmas
Swain County Visitor Center & Heritage Museum

Enjoy caroling and the Christmas Tree lighting ceremony on the town square. Afterwards step across the street to the Visitor Center for hot cocoa and cookies, letter writing to Santa, and a visit with St. Nick himself! In the true Spirit of Christmas bring a canned good to donate to the food pantry or a new unwrapped gift for for the local toy drive!