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Maggie Valley Club & Resort wedding show
The inaugural “Wedding Show” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 22, in the Renaissance Room at the Maggie Valley Club & Resort.
Whether planning a traditional wedding or you are a modern bride seeking more of a cutting edge and contemporary affair, discuss your options with elite wedding experts. The event is open to all brides and accepts vendors of any type.
828.926.4848 or 828.926.4831.
Chili cook-off in Highlands
The Highlands Annual Chili Cook-off will be from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at the Highlands Community Building.
There will be live music, dancing and, of course, great chili, salsa and cornbread to sample. Prizes will be $100 or more in value and will go to Best All Round Table Decorations, Most Unique Chili, Most Traditional, and Hottest. There will also be prizes for Best Salsa and Cornbread.
Tickets are $20 at the door.
Calling chocolate bakers
An open call has been issued for chocolate bakers to participate in the 15th annual Taste of Chocolate Plus. The event will take place April 19 at the Maggie Valley Club.
Wanted are bakers who would like to share their favorite chocolate dessert, local shops that would like to donate to the silent auction and volunteers for behind the scene activities.
The funds raised will stay in the local community to help recruit volunteers for 60 organizations, as well as to counsel people on Medicare through the NC Seniors Health Information Program with supplements, advantage plans and prescription plans. Last year, the funds assisted 416 Medicare clients.
• Wendy Dunn will present the second class of French wines from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 21, at Papou’s Wine Shop and Bar in Sylva. Wine tasting includes a presentation on the wine producing country. 828.586.6300.