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Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Jackson crafters place at state fair

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Quilter Susan Sheets (pictured) was one of many first place winners from Jackson County at the 2013 Mountain State Fair.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Ticket sales for WCU’s Madrigal Dinner

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Tickets for the 2013 Madrigal Dinner at Western Carolina University will go on sale at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Art After Dark returns to Waynesville

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Art After Dark will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, in downtown Waynesville. Stroll through working studios…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Haywood Community Band to honor Hall

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The Haywood Community Band will honor founding director Bob Hall during a performance at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Trick or Treat in Western North Carolina

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Bryson City • Haunted Halls of Havoc and Corn Maze will be from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24-27 at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Leaf Lookers Gemboree returns to Franklin

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The 24th annual Leaf Lookers Gemboree will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and 11 a.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Dillsboro festival celebrates pottery

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The Western North Carolina Pottery Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in downtown Dillsboro.
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Hear a rare performance of Shubert’s Octet

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 The School of Music at Western Carolina University will present a performance of Franz Schubert’s Octet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

‘The Heiress’ comes to HART

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Classic Broadway drama “The Heiress” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and Nov. 1-2, and 3 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Woodcarving demonstration in Clyde

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Artisan in the Mountains will host a woodcarving demonstration featuring the Pigeon River Woodcarvers Club from 1 to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Milsap to make an appearance in Franklin

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Country superstar Ronnie Milsap will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
The inaugural Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit will be Oct. 25-27 in downtown Asheville. 
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Tickets on sale for White, Kool & The Gang, ZZ Top

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Tickets are currently on sale for upcoming performances by comedian Ron White, funk group Kool & The Gang and rock…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Jackson County Arts Council names grant winners

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The Jackson County Arts Council announced its 2013-14 grant recipients.
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

WCU community to celebrate Homecoming

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Homecoming Weekend will be Oct. 24-27 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. This year’s theme is “Whee Are Catamounts!” Public…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Waynesville celebrates apple harvest

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The 25th annual Haywood Apple Harvest Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, in downtown…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

SMCPA taps former intern for top job

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The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts announced its new general manager, Paul Garner.  
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Lake Junaluska Singers perform “Songs by the Lakeshore”

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The Lake Junaluska Singers’ “Songs by the Lakeshore” concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 18-19 in Stuart…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

Cat shelter auction in Sylva

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Catman2 will host “The Cat’s Meow Auction” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Jackson County Public Library in…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

The MET Opera live in HD in Highlands

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“The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD” will be shown at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Martin-Lipscomb Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

Smith, Sebens present works of Ron Rash Oct. 19

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Actress Barbara Bates Smith and musician Jeff Sebens will showcase the works of author Ron Rash during “A Rash of…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:49

Inspirations are ‘Singing in the Smokies’

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Acclaimed gospel group The Inspirations will host the Singing in the Smokies fall color festival at 6 p.m. Oct. 17-18…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:46

Clay artist to give demonstrations, talks

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Acclaimed clay artist and University of Georgia emeritus faculty member Ron Myers will give demonstrations and talks on the subject…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:44

Master throat singers bring Asian culture to WCU

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The Alash ensemble will hold a special performance featuring the ancient tradition of throat singing at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct.…
Twenty-five top high school marching bands from six states will compete at Western Carolina University’s 13th annual Tournament of Champions…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:42

Comedy comes to Bryson City stage

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The comedic play “The Dixie Swim Club” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11-12, 18-19 and 21 and 2:30…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:37

Cutting through to your passion

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Standing in his basement workshop, furniture maker Roy DuVerger looks around the cluttered, dusty space. It may look like chaos…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:06

Poetry slam at WCU to feature big-name poet

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Slam poetry champion, teacher and coach Matthew Cuban will present a spoken-word workshop at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, in…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:05

Sarge’s Furry Friends benefit in Waynesville

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Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation’s 5th annual Furry Friends Benefit Bash will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, at…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:04

Print studio opens in Dillsboro

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The new printing/binding studios of SpeakEasy Press will hold an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11,…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:03

WNC band wins accolades for latest album

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Haywood County’s own Balsam Range won album of the year for “Papertown” at the 2013 International Bluegrass Music Awards this…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:01

‘Jammin’ at the Millpond’ returns

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Jammin’ at the Millpond will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at Haywood Community College…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 00:58

Weaver honored withs N.C. Heritage Award

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Weaver Susan Morgan Leveille, owner of the Oaks Gallery in Dillsboro, was named one of the recipients of the North…
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 15:01

Cowee Pottery School forming

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A group of friends have come together to create a non-profit entity to operate a new pottery school in the…
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 15:00

Acclaimed painter offers demo in Swain

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Watercolor and oil painter Jo Ridge Kelley will demonstrate oil painting techniques in a naturescape for Art League of the…
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 14:58

Youth String Ensemble begins in Haywood

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Voices in the Laurel will hold auditions for “Laurel Strings,” a new string ensemble open to students in grades two-12…
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 14:57

Musician/folklorist Lee Knight spins tales in Sylva

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Acclaimed musician/folklorist Lee Knight will perform at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, at the Jackson County Public Library Complex in…
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 14:51

Boho show coming to Waynesville

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The Boho Stage Show will bring aerial trapeze, circus acts, belly dancing, hula-hooping and other eccentric forms of performance art…
Dillsboro will soon be graced with a large mural depicting the cultural heritage of the village, its key landmarks and…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 14:13

Mountain Momma

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I recently took stock of our craft supply cupboard and realized it’s looking a little paltry. At one time, I…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 14:08

Mountain Heritage Day brings Appalachian culture to WCU

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The 39th Mountain Heritage Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 28, at Western Carolina…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 14:07

Fall harvest festival comes to Mountain Farm Museum

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The annual Mountain Life Festival in Great Smoky Mountains National Park will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 14:03

HART breaks ground on new facility

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The Haywood Arts Regional Theatre will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking for the new Daniel and Belle Fangmeyer Theater on the…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 13:52

Racy ‘Ave. Q’ comes to HART

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The Tony Award-winning puppet musical “Ave. Q” hits the stage at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20-21, 27-28 and Oct. 4-5, and…
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 13:48

McCreery returns to WNC

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Country sensation Scott McCreery hits the stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 18 September 2013 13:47

Chicago tribute band to perform at WCU

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Called “the world’s greatest tribute to Chicago,” musical group Brass Transit will perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at…
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:15

Macon Aero Modelers Barbecue Fundraiser

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The Macon Aero Modelers is holding its 5th annual BBQ Charity Fun Fly at 9 a.m. Sept. 21-22, at the…
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:15

Join the famed Pink Glove Dance, be in a national video contest

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MedWest-Haywood is asking the community to step up to the plate and do their best rendition of the ‘Pink Glove…
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 15:09

Crafts, contests and music at Railfest

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The 12th annual Railfest will bring a taste of railroad food, memorabilia, storytelling, Appalachian music and dance, and special train…