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Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:58

‘Liar’s Bench’ returns to Sylva, Waynesville

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Storyteller and writer Gary Carden’s Liars Bench programs will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 23 at City Lights…
Rhonda Vincent and Gene Watson will perform Oct. 29 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin.…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:56

The rightfully named ‘King of Slow Soul’

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Percy Sledge will bring his distinctive voice and style to Eaglenest Entertainment in…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:55

Country artists come to Guadalupes Oct. 22

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Guadalupes in Sylva will be hosting a “Country Music Get Down!” on Friday, Oct. 22, featuring the Dan River Drifters…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:54

‘Arc’toberfest to benefit Haywood organization

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The Arc of Haywood County is holding its second annual “Arc”toberfest from 7 to 11 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 29,…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:53

Night of gospel music is Oct. 23 in Franklin

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Gospel group, Blue Ridge, will host a unique night of music beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 23 at The…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:52

Historic Shelton House hosts Ghosts and Goblets event

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Pale glimmers of subdued lighting casting shadowy silhouettes against a backdrop of muffled voices will transform the historic Shelton House…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:50

WCU to exhibit contemporary photos of Appalachia

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The changing face of Appalachia is the subject of an upcoming photography exhibit at the Fine Art Museum at Western…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:49

FPAC marks five years with Oct. 22 gala

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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…
A concert and free symposium to raise awareness of the intersection of environmental, health and indigenous issues related to mountain…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:47

Waynesville Public Art Commission seeks members

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Are you artsy or interested in art? Want to engage the community and enrich public spaces through original art that…
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 18:45

ColorFest returns to Sylva Oct. 23

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ColorFest, Art of the Blue Ridge, will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Oct. 23 in downtown…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:32

Brass quintet presents free concert Oct. 26

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The Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet will perform a free concert at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26, in the recital hall…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:32

Welcome fall during Fall Colors Festival

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The famous Inspirations Gospel group will welcome fall at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin on…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:31

Daylong marching band contest Oct. 16 at WCU

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Approximately 3,500 students from 23 high schools will compete for top marching band honors during a daylong competition Saturday, Oct.…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:30

Macon’s Gemboree planned for Oct. 15-17

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The 21st Annual Leaf Lookers Gemboree will be held Oct. 15-17 at the Macon County Community Building just south of…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:30

Eaglenest hosts Mountain Music Jamboree Oct. 15-16

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The Fourth Annual Mountain Music Jamboree at Eaglenest Entertainment in Maggie Valley is Oct. 15-16 and will feature several well-known…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:29

Beadle to speak on Haywood history Oct. 17

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Haywood County writer Michael Beadle will give a program on Haywood County history at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 17,…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:29

‘Twelve Angry Jurors’ returns for encore performance

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The Smoky Mountain Community Theatre’s fall production will be “Twelve Angry Jurors – The Encore.” The play was performed in…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:28

Classic trucks roll into Cherokee Oct. 15

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The 5th Annual Big Rigs and Antique Trucks Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct.…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:27

Haywood Apple Harvest Festival returns Oct. 16

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The 22nd annual Haywood County Apple Harvest Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 16,…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:26

It’s chili season

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Bryson City The 20th annual Bryson City Chili Cook-off will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 16…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:25

Learn art mold making at Green Energy Park

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The Green Energy Park in Jackson County will hold a two-part mold making workshop Oct. 18 and Oct. 22. Experienced…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:25

Smythe sets up shop in downtown Sylva

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Artist James Smythe has opened a new upstairs art studio in the Downtowner Building at 563 West Main Street in…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:23

Gallery 86 to host national juried pastel show

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The Haywood County Arts Council will host the Appalachian Pastel Society’s second National Juried Exhibition beginning Wednesday, Oct. 20, through…
Wednesday, 13 October 2010 19:21

Two Cherokee artists featured in OICA Gallery

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The Gallery at Southwestern Community College’s Oconaluftee Institute for Cultural Arts will feature two Cherokee artists in October as part…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:06

Fiddling Dills Sisters bring free concert to Jackson library

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The well-known Fiddling Dills Sisters will perform gospel, bluegrass and traditional mountain music at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 18,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:06

A festive evening planned for annual JCAC gala

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The Jackson County Arts Council’s annual Members Gala will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 17,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:05

Dailey & Vincent to perform in Franklin

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Bluegrass fans attending the 7:30 p.m. performance on Friday, Oct. 8, of Dailey & Vincent at the Smoky Mountain Center…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:04

Master the art of yo-yoing

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Learn the unique art of yo-yoing and all the different tricks to master with a yo-yo with a new club…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:03

Workplace yoga DVD released by WNC business owner

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Nicole Polzella, owner of AccessDance WNC, has released the instructional DVD, “Workplace Yoga with Nicole Polzella.” The program offers viewers…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:02

Traditional dinner awaits in Waynesville

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Maple Grove United Methodist Church in Waynesville will have its annual harvest dinner beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct.…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 20:00

Travel to Serbia and the Philippines through dance

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The Serbian group Talija, which was very popular at the 2009 Folkmoot Festival, will perform at 7 p.m. on Sunday,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:59

Chinese acrobats to perform at Harrah’s

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Cirque Shanghai, a troupe of China’s most talented acrobatic performers will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 9 at…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:56

Bring your best to Sylva’s Chilly Fest

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The 3rd Annual Chilly Fest in Sylva is looking for professional and amateur chili cook-off contestants as well as crafters…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:55

Learn the intricacies of creating chainmail

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Medieval chainmail classes will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on four Wednesdays from Oct. 13 to Nov. 3,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:54

Slow races and more at Full Throttle Bike Nite

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Full Throttle Bike Nite will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, at Cycle Motorsports in…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:53

Auction to benefit children’s choir

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Western North Carolina’s s internationally acclaimed children’s choir, Voices in the Laurel, will perform a concert on Sunday, Oct. 10,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:52

HCC alums reunite at Jammin’ at the Mill Pond

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Jammin’ at the Mill Pond, a free bluegrass event to showcase Haywood Community College and the Appalachian heritage of Western…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:52

‘Romantic Fools’ stages at WCU

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Theater students from Western Carolina University will present “Romantic Fools” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, Oct. 6-9, in Niggli Theatre on…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:50

Balsam Range to perform at Stecoah

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Balsam Range will headline the Annual Harvest Festival with a performance at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16, in the…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:49

Apple Festival returns to North Hominy Oct. 16

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The North Hominy Community Center will have its annual Apple Festival breakfast beginning at 7 a.m. on Oct 16, at…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:48

Leaf Festival this weekend in Cashiers

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The Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival will be held Oct. 8-10 in and around Cashiers. The festival main stage is at…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:46

Workshop on gourd art offered in Sylva

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Decorated gourds are popular handmade accessories for homes today. Learn to make decorative gourds by attending “Wood Burning on Gourds”…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:46

Exhibit of student art to run Oct. 7-24 at WCU

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Students of the fine arts at Western Carolina University will show work from their senior portfolios from Thursday, Oct. 7,…
Wednesday, 06 October 2010 19:45

Woodturning magic returns to The Bascom

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A new exhibition of lathe-made bowls from acclaimed artists Philip and Matt Moulthrop will be on display in the Bascom’s…
This weekend, doors to one private studio after another in Haywood County will be flung wide open to everyone curious…
Wednesday, 29 September 2010 12:28

Treat yourself to a ‘Taste of Fall’

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Showcase your culinary skills, treat your taste buds, and support a good cause 6:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Maggie…
Wednesday, 29 September 2010 12:28

Amateur photography contest at Marianna Black Library

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City is hosting its Second Annual “Life in Swain” amateur photography contest. All photographs…