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Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:36

Fiddling Dills Sisters to perform in Sylva Oct. 18

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The Fiddling Dills Sisters will appear at the Jackson County Public Library at 7 p.m. on Oct. 18. Amanda Dills…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:35

Fiddling, dancing Hunt Family to perform at WCU Sept. 24

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Irish dancing and fiery fiddling take center stage when the Hunt Family performs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:28

Tickets on sale for WCU gala event

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Western Carolina University will mark five years of art and entertainment beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct.22, at the…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:27

Oct. 2 motorcycle ride to benefit Haywood school

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Registration for Central Haywood High School’s eighth Annual Dawgs on Hawgs Motorcycle Ride fundraiser will be held from 11:30 a.m.…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:26

Senior belly dancing offered in Waynesville

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Middle Eastern (belly) dancing classes for seniors will be held every Thursday from 9 to 10:15 a.m. at the Creative…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:24

Artists sought for Haywood’s third annual Small Works show

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The Haywood County Arts Council is seeking artists for its third annual Small Works show to be held Nov. 17-Dec.…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:15

Fontana to host clogging weekend

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The eighth-annual Fontana Clogging weekend will be held at The Fontana Village Resort Sept. 24-26. Dancers from more than 20…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:14

Landscape painting workshop at Waterrock

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Catch the Spirit of Appalachia (CSA) will hold a landscape-painting workshop from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, as…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:14

Wildlife artist to speak in Highlands

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Bruce Bunch — outdoorsman, conservationist and wildlife artist — will be the guest speaker at the Art League of Highlands…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:13

Art workshop series kicks off Sept. 27

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Fall art classes for all ages will be held at the First Baptist Church of Waynesville beginning Sept. 27. The…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:09

Jackson celebrates crafters Oct. 1

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In conjunction with the national American Craft Week, Jackson County craftsmen are hosting and opening for the exhibition “Hand +…
Wednesday, 22 September 2010 18:06

Treat yourself to a ‘Taste of Fall’

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Haywood Habitat for Humanity (HHGH ) is providing a way for citizens to showcase their culinary skills, treat their taste…
The talents of Western North Carolina’s top traditional musicians and singers will be showcased during the 36th annual Mountain Heritage…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:35

Author of “90 Minutes in Heaven” to appear in Waynesville

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Bestselling author Cecil Murphey will sign books from 2 to 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 17, at Dalton’s Christian Bookstore…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:18

Mountain music lessons offered to students

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Students can soon receive instruction in banjo, fiddle, or guitar in the traditional way mountain music has been taught for…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:16

Dr. Ralph Stanley kicks off bluegrass weekend in Franklin

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Dr. Ralph Stanley and The Clinch Mountain Boys will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 17, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:13

HART’s ‘Doubt’ returns for three final performances

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The Pulitzer Prize winning drama, “Doubt” by John Patrick Shanley will return to Haywood Arts Regional Theatre for three final…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:12

Performance to benefit HAWA

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“Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story” will be performed on Thursday, Sept. 23, as a benefit for Haywood Animal Welfare Association.…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:12

Local choirs to perform at peace conference

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Several local and regional choirs, including the Womansong Community Chorus of Asheville, the Waynesville Middle School Chorus, and the Carolina…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:07

WCU’s Eldred Spell to present Sept. 21 flute concert

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Eldred Spell, professor of flute at Western Carolina University, will present a recital at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, as…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:03

Mountain rock band Cullowhee to play Sept. 18 reunion concert

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Cullowhee, named for the community where its sound was born, will reunite for a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept.…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:02

Meet three hitmakers at Sept. 25 Songwriters in the Round

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More than 190 million CDs feature their music. John Michael Montgomery and Garth Brooks have made their songs No. 1…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:01

Belly dance your way to good health

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Seniors can stay fit with a basic belly dancing class now offered from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. every Thursday…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 19:00

An afternoon of tea, scones and local authors in Dillsboro

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The inaugural Autumn High Tea will run from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 26, at Country Traditions in…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 18:59

Glaze techniques shared at SCC workshop

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Artist Laura Davis will demonstrate and discuss her glaze techniques from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, at…
Wednesday, 15 September 2010 18:59

Cultural heritage comes to life during Heritage Crafts Weekend

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Heritage Crafts Weekend, a celebration of Southern Appalachia traditions, will be held Sept. 25 and 26 at The North Carolina…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 20:00

Go behind the scenes of historic canning house

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“Women’s Work Preserving the Past, Educating the Future,” will exhibit from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 11,…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:54

Southeastern tribes share cultural traditions

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The 6th annual Southeastern Tribes Cultural Arts Celebration will bring together master dancers, craftsmen, artists and athletes from the five…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:52

Motorcycle stunts and more at Rally in the Valley

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The Carolina Harley-Davidson Dealers Association’s 10th Annual Rally in the Valley will take place from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:49

Lynyrd Skynyrd member appears at Thunder in the Smokies

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2006 Inductee Artimus Pyle from Lynyrd Skynyrd is coming to Maggie Valley on Saturday,…
Two Haywood Community College Professional Crafts—Wood students brought home awards recently from the International Woodworking Fair in Atlanta. Joshua Janis…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:43

Sylva concert series concludes with gospel acts

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An all-star lineup of regional gospel performers will take the stage from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, at…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:42

Classical concert features Bach, Mozart and Grieg

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Pianist Bruce Murray and violinist Jason Posnock will play a program of classical music at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept.…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:38

Cinematography professor wins Telly Award for ‘Wesley’

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Arledge Armenaki, Western Carolina University associate professor of cinematography, is recipient of a Telly Award for his work as director…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:36

Audition for next HART play, ‘The Little Foxes’

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Auditions for the fall production of the classic Broadway play, “The Little Foxes,” by Lillian Hellman will be held at…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:35

Star in HCC’s next film

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Local acting talent is being sought for Haywood Community College’s fall semester short film project called, “The Pond.” Casting takes…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:33

Bold art featured in ‘Fire and Heat by Three’

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Gunpowder, furnaces and kilns are used by three featured artists in the “Fire and Heat by Three” exhibit, which opens…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:21

Bold art featured in ‘Fire and Heat by Three’

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Gunpowder, furnaces and kilns are used by three featured artists in the “Fire and Heat by Three” exhibit, which opens…
Wednesday, 08 September 2010 19:13

WNC sees boom in performance venues

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The days of driving hours away from Western North Carolina to see your favorite acts may well be over. In…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:09

Kick Off Labor Day weekend with the Porch Music Club

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Start your Labor Day weekend with free live music at the Concerts on the Creek series in downtown Sylva. The…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:08

FPAC anniversary gala features music, drama

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Western Carolina University will mark five years of art and entertainment at the Fine and Performing Arts Center with a…
Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and producer Brett James, along with Ginny McAfee, will perform on Saturday, Sept. 18, at the Haywood…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:06

WCU presents 2010-11 arts and events series

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A string band, an all-male chorus, irreverent sketch comedy and an environmental writer with a question fill the bill for…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:04

Country singer Corey Smith plays WCU Sept. 9

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Modern country artist Corey Smith will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at Western Carolina University’s Ramsey Regional Activity…
Wild Bill Turner will play the Sunday Series at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, at the Haywood County Public Library…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:02

P.A.W.S holds wine tasting, silent auction

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The Seventh Annual P.A.W.S. Wine Tasting and Silent Auction — benefitting the only animal welfare organization in Swain County — will…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:02

Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood character visits Haywood

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David Newell, also known as speedy deliveryman Mr. McFeely from public television’s “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood,” will appear at the Canton…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 20:00

Learn how to knit for free at library

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The Smoky Mountain Knitting Guild is offering free “Learn to Knit” classes — for both adults and children — on…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:59

Fun evening planned for Sylva After Dark

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The next Sylva After Dark — held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 3, in downtown Sylva — offers…