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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…
Canton’s 104th Labor Day Celebration will run from Thursday, Sept. 2, to Monday, Sept. 6, at the Recreation Park. The Band…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:58

Submit art and literary works to Milestone

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Submissions are now being taken for the 2010-11 edition of Milestone, the biennial art and literary review published by Southwestern…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:57

Motoring festival features car auction

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Browse through a line of classic cars, muscle cars, hot rods and special interest cars at the third-annual Highlands Motoring…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:57

WCU offers ballroom dance lessons

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Care to dance? Take the floor for ballroom dance lessons from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays beginning Sept. 2 through…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:56

Waynesville gets ready for Art After Dark

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Enjoy a stroll through working studios and galleries on Main Street, Depot Street and in historic Frog Level during Waynesville’s…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:54

‘Mark Twain’ to appear at City Lights

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Gary Carden’s third Liar’s Bench at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva will feature Mark Twain impersonator Marvin Cole, renowned folk…
Tuesday, 31 August 2010 19:52

‘Seven Deadly Sins’ opens WCU theater season

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A unique evening featuring an array of songs from musical theater’s most infamous cads and adored scoundrels — combined with…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:49

Fines Creek Bluegrass Jam to benefit local scholarships

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Get ready for two evenings of bluegrass music and wholesome family fun on Friday, Aug. 27, and Saturday, Aug. 28,…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:48

The Farewell Drifters come to Stecoah

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The 2010 “An Appalachian Evening” season comes to an end on Saturday, Aug. 28, with one of Nashville’s most exciting…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:47

HART presents the Southern comedy ‘Catfish Moon’

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The Haywood Arts Regional Theater’s next play never played Broadway, or even New York, but it is one of the…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:46

Songwriters series continues in Balsam

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Grammy Award winner Leslie Ellis and Grammy Award nominee Casey Kelly will share their creative talents starting 7:30 p.m. on…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:46

32 Reasons to play free concert for students Aug. 27

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A back to school celebration with local band 32 Reasons will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 27,…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:45

Old-time musicians and their descendants sought

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A CD containing 34 1930s-era recordings of music performed by Smoky Mountain musicians will be released in October by the…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:44

Sign up for watercolor workshops

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Registration is going on now for the 2010 calendar of workshops and Art Academy at The Bascom in Highlands. Pat…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:43

Cartoonists group presents ‘Shop Talk II’

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The WNC group of the Southeast Chapter of the National Cartoonists Society will be presenting a day of “Shop Talk”…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:43

Free swimming party for families in Canton

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Healthy Haywood’s annual Family Fun Day will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 29, at the Canton…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:42

Free square dance lessons offered

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The Pisgah Promenaders will host the annual “Back to School Dance” from 7:15 to 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28,…
Tuesday, 24 August 2010 18:40

Labor Day Craft Show returns to Maggie Valley

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More than 100 artists and crafters from all over the Southeast, including Tennessee, Georgia, South Carolina, Virginia and Alabama will…