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Wednesday, 22 July 2015 15:34

Owner of the Sun — “Sharp Tongue”

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Setting down deep roots in Jackson County over the past couple of years, Owner of the Sun (Sylva-based by way…
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 15:33

Mountain Faith appears on NBC

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All eyes were on Summer McMahan and company. “We were all so nervous going into the audition,” she said. “But, once…
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:44

ArtShare benefit exhibit returns to Haywood

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The Haywood County Arts Council’s “Gallery & Gifts” (formerly Gallery 86) is hosting its annual ArtShare exhibit Aug. 4-31 in…
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:43

Rare pottery exhibit at Shelton House

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New Western North Carolina pieces on loan from the collection of Rodney Leftwich will be displayed at the Shelton House’s…
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:32

Chamber music series celebrates 46 years

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The Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival, one of the longest running chamber music festivals in the United States, presents its 46th…
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:28

Gemboree celebrates 50 years

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The 50th annual Macon County Gemboree will be held July 23-26 at the Macon County Community Building in Franklin.
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:26

BBQ festival in Maggie Valley

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The “Smokin’ in the Valley” Western North Carolina BBQ Festival will be from noon to 9 p.m. July 24 and…
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 17:24

Guitar duo embraces swing, blues classics

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Jazz Mountain will perform at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, July 19, at the First Presbyterian Church in downtown Franklin.
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 14:50

Oklahoma! blows into HART

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The classic stage production Oklahoma! will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. July 16-18, 23-25, 30-31 and Aug. 1 and…
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 14:49

History tour in Glenville

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The Glenville Area Historical Society “History Tour” will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 18.
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 14:47

New film with Haywood roots to screen at The Strand

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“Chasing Grace,” a faith-based, family thriller filmed in Haywood County, will make its premier at 8 and 10 p.m. July…
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 14:46

Pottery tour at Dillsboro Arts & Crafts Market

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There will be a pottery studio tour during the inaugural Dillsboro Arts & Crafts Market from 10 a.m. to 4…
Wednesday, 08 July 2015 14:42

Stecoah welcomes Town Mountain, Snyder Family

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Acclaimed bluegrass acts Town Mountain and The Snyder Family Band will perform July 18 at the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts…
Unto These Hills bridges past, present The Unto These Hills outdoor drama will run at 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday…
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 15:21

Fourth of July in Southern Appalachia

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Nothing says summer more than the 4th of July, and in Western North Carolina, we celebrate Independence Day with gusto.…
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:33

Ballew brings old-time, folk to Sylva

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Acclaimed musician Marshall Ballew will perform at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 2, at the Jackson County Public Library in Sylva.…
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:32

HCC ‘Student for a Day’ art series

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Haywood Community College continues the Student for a Day Series with Creative Arts on Saturday, July 11.  • The Intro to…
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:27

Who wants some sweet corn?

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The 18th annual Sweet Corn Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 11, at St.…
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:26

Art workshops at The Bascom

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There will be an array of upcoming artisan and craft workshops at The Bascom in Highlands.
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:25

‘Ultimate Elvis’ returns to Cherokee

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The ‘Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest’ will be July 9-11 at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:26

Dulcimer U returns to WCU

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Registration is ongoing for Western Carolina University’s 16th annual Dulcimer U Summer Week, a gathering that brings mountain dulcimer virtuosos…
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:26

Medieval, Renaissance recital at WCU

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The faculty of the Mountain Collegium Music Workshop will perform a recital of medieval, renaissance, baroque and contemporary music on…
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:25

Cherokee Pow Wow turns 40

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The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ 40th annual Pow Wow will be held July 3-5 at the Acquoni Expo Center.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:20

Eaglenest to host grand reopening

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A state-of-the-art entertainment facility, Eaglenest will have its grand reopening at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 27, in Maggie Valley.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:18

Alabama brings hit country to Harrah’s

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Country superstars Alabama will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 2, at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 15:11

Nantahala Brewing pours ‘Week of Rock’

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The “Week of Rock” celebration will run at 8 p.m. June 26-July 4 at Nantahala Brewing Company in Bryson City.
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:49

‘Dancing With The Stars’ at Harrah’s

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The live stage production of “Dancing With The Stars: Live!” will hit the stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 27,…
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:49

Green Energy Park summer art camp

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There will be a summer art camp held June 22-26 at the Jackson County Green Energy Park in Dillsboro. Ages…
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:48

‘An Appalachian Evening’ tickets on sale

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“An Appalachian Evening,” a summer bluegrass/Americana weekly concert series, will return to the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center in Robbinsville.…
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:46

HART presents Hitchcock classic

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The stage production of the classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller “The 39 Steps” will held at 3 p.m. Aug. 1 at…
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:44

Bryson City craft beer, barbecue

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A “BBQ & Brews Dinner Train” will be departing at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at the Great Smoky Mountain…
Wednesday, 17 June 2015 14:41

Fiddler brings Americana to Marianna

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Americana fiddler Alma Russ will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25, at the Marianna Black Library in Bryson City.
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 16:10

Art, craft festival in Dillsboro

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The Front Street Arts & Crafts Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 20, in…
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 16:04

Franklin celebrates Scottish heritage

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The Taste of Scotland & Celtic Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 20, in…
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 15:59

All that jazz

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Jazz performance planned in Waynesville Jazz pianist Marquita Someliana will perform at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 20, at the Haywood…
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 15:58

Chart-topping bluegrass couple slated for The Strand

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Acclaimed bluegrass act Darin & Brooke Aldridge will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, June 19, at The Strand at 38…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:10

Ray Stevens to play Franklin

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Legendary comedian and singer-songwriter Ray Stevens will be hitting the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 12, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:08

New interactive Cherokee history program

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“Cherokee Friends,” Ani-Tsalagi Digali, is an exciting new program that will expand on visitors’ experiences within the community of Cherokee.
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:04

Summer, fall art classes at The Bascom

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A wide array of adult art classes and workshops are now open to those interested at The Bascom in Highlands.
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:59

Exhibit honors Cherokee artisan legend

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“Solitude & Mystery,” an exhibit showcasing for the work of John Julius Wilnoty will be held from 3 to 5…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:55

Celebrate Appalachian culture, history

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The 5th annual Appalachian Lifestyle Celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 13, in downtown…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:51

Mountain music, clogging, storytelling and more

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Catch the Spirit of Appalachia will be hosting a day of Western North Carolina culture from 2 to 5 p.m.…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:50

American Gonzos bring rock, funk to WCU

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American Gonzos will perform as part of the Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 11, in the Central…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:36

Cherokee festival showcases gourd crafts

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Gourd artists from around the world will again be ‘gathering’ at the 13th annual Gourd Artists Gathering and Art Festival…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:31

Winners of Stecoah ‘Mountain Youth Talent Contest’

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The second traditional Appalachian talent showcase, the Heritage Alive! Mountain Youth Talent Contest, was held at the Bluegrass Festival May…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:30

Skaggs, Vincent at Cherokee Bluegrass Fest

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Bluegrass superstars Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, and Dailey & Vincent will headline the Cherokee…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:29

Crowe Brothers play Grand Ole Opry

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American bluegrass master Jesse McReynolds welcomed Haywood County’s own The Crowe Brothers to the Grand Ole Opry stage in Nashville…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:25

June art classes at Cowee, Penland

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Cowee Pottery School June classes A nonprofit located in the Macon County Heritage Center in Franklin, the Cowee Pottery School…
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 20:09

Library to screen ‘First Language’

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A screening of the documentary “First Language: The Race to Save Cherokee” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Jackson…