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Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:09

Seven Clans Rodeo rides into Cherokee

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The Seven Clans Rodeo will be held Sept. 4-5 at the intersection of U.S. 19/441 in Cherokee. Gates open at…
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:07

Dazzling Dahlias

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The fourth annual Dazzling Dahlia Festival will be Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Highlands Rec Park and Civic Center.
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:06

Chinese acrobats onstage in Cullowhee

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The Golden Dragon Acrobats will bring the 2,000-year tradition of Chinese acrobatics to the stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.…
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:05

Wildlife photo exhibit in Macon

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There will be a wildlife photography exhibit showcasing the works of Ed & Cindy Boos through the month of September…
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:03

Folk Festival returns to Lake Junaluska

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Mountain music, dancing and tradition will be on display once again as the 45th annual Smoky Mountain Folk Festival celebrates…
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:48

Haywood County Fair returns

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The Haywood County Fair will be held through Aug. 31 at the Haywood County Fairground in Lake Junaluska.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:19

Tony Award musical at HART

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The Stephen Sondheim Broadway hit comedy “Company” will hit the stage at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4-5 and at 3 p.m.…
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:14

Clay activities at Cowee

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The Cowee Pottery School in Franklin, an emerging nonprofit outlet for people of all ages wanting to play in clay,…
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:08

Griffin photography exhibit at WCU

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An exhibition of works by photographer Cathryn Griffin will be on display through Friday, Sept. 25, in the Fine Art…
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:03

Best album earns IBMA nod

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Great Smoky Mountains Association’s “Carroll Best and the White Oak String Band” has been named among the best of the…
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:02

RailFest rolls into Bryson City

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The 14th annual RailFest will be held Sept. 5-6 at the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad depot in Bryson City.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 15:01

Steve Miller Band to play Cherokee

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Legendary rock act The Steve Miller Band will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:51

Balsam Range in, well, Balsam

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The 2014 IBMA “Entertainer of the Year” Balsam Range (bluegrass/gospel) will perform during the open house and barbecue on Saturday,…
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:50

‘Granny D’ meets Reverend B

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Acclaimed actress Barbara Bates Smith will bring her performance of “Granny D” to North Carolina NAACP President Reverend Barber at…
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:49

Open Air Indian Art Market

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The Open Air Indian Art Market will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Qualla…
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:47

Joan Jett to rock Harrah’s

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Rock legend Joan Jett & The Blackhearts will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort.
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:46

Balsam Range gets IBMA nods

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Acclaimed bluegrass act Balsam Range recently received eight nominations by the International Bluegrass Music Association.
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 15:44

Stuart, Smith bring country to Franklin

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Country music stars Marty Stuart and Connie Smith will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at the Smoky Mountain…
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 15:27

Waynesville Craft Beer Faire is Aug. 15

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The Waynesville Craft Beer Faire will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, on the baseball field…
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 15:21

Do you want to fly model planes?

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The Macon Aero Modelers will be hosting an AMA National Model Aviation Day celebration event at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug.…
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 15:18

Cataloochee Ranch welcomes The Honeycutters

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Americana/roots act The Honeycutters will perform at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Cataloochee Guest Ranch in Maggie Valley.
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 16:10

Art, craft festival in Dillsboro

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The Dillsboro Arts & Crafts Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 15, on Front…
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 16:08

Student film festival in Highlands

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The second annual Best of Controlled Chaos Film Festival will be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at the Martin Lipscomb Performing…
Wednesday, 05 August 2015 16:06

Blueberry lovers unite in Cherokee

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The Blueberry Festival will be held fro 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Cherokee Indian Fair…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:37

Davis to spin yarns at Lake J

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Renowned storyteller Donald Davis will be performing at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, in Stuart Auditorium at Lake Junaluska.
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:32

Sarge’s Dog Walk celebrates 10 years

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The 10th annual Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation “Dog Walk” will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at the…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:31

BBQ and classic cars roll in Franklin

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The seventh annual Mountain High BBQ Festival and Car Show will be held Aug. 7-8 at the Wayne Proffitt Agricultural…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:27

Richard’s Run returns to Cataloochee

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The second annual Richard’s Run 5K will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Cataloochee Guest Ranch…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:26

Sylva library presents Through the Hills

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Americana/bluegrass act Through the Hills will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, in the Community Room of the Jackson…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:24

Charlie Daniels to play Franklin

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Legendary group The Charlie Daniels Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Smoky Mountain Center for…
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 15:22

Zoe & Cloyd come to the strand

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Merlefest songwriting contest winners Zoe & Cloyd will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 30, at The Strand at 38…
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 16:02

Y’all ready for some BBQ?

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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, 22 July 2015 16:01

WCU Summer Concert Series continues

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Americana ensemble Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends will perform as part of the “Summer Concert Series” at 7 p.m. Thursday,…
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 16:00

Hillbilly Woodstock returns to Maggie Valley

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The 6th Annual Hillbilly Woodstock will be 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. July 31-Aug. 1 at the Maggie Valley Festival…
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.…