The Blowing Rock Farmers
Market resumes today! The afternoon market is held each Thursday through
mid-October. Local farmers will be on hand with produce, baked goods,
flowers & more, and Highland Meadows will be grilling samples!
Participating Blowing Rock merchants
invite you to join them for a "happy hour" style stroll where you
can sip and shop in downtown stores. Stop by your favorite shops, or check
out a new one before heading over to Music on the Lawn! Free refreshments
at participating locations.
Father's Day is Sunday, June 18th and we
encourage everyone to shop local for Dad!
Merchants, do you want to be included in
our Shop Local for Father's Day Gift Guide? Email Christine a photo and brief
description your Father's Day special, sale or unique gift item no later
than Tuesday, June 6th to be included!
The Chamber and BRAHM welcome members of
the BRYP, friends and coworkers to participate in a contradance.
Contradance is a style of folk dance similar to square dancing set to the
backdrop of Scotch-Irish inspired instrumental tunes.
No experience necessary!
A short demo of the steps will be provided before each set.
Home Patrol Personal Security
Private Investigation Services
Oakley Fungaroli is a retired L.A.P.D.
detective and US Military Veteran with 30 years of investigative experience
who has retired to the High Country. He offers a range of protection
services that were inspired by his personal need for a professional home
walk-through of his 2nd home in Bethel while living in Los Angeles. Need
peace of mind while away from your home? He’ll provide a detailed
walk-through, taking care of any needs, and will send photos to give you
peace of mind.
Oakley is certified in NC Security and
Patrol #1947-GP; NC Courier Service #263-C; NC PI #5150; Association of
Certified Fraud Examiners #684195. Fully licensed and bonded. Learn More
Member Events & News
Doc's Rocks Gem Mine
NEW Outpost Location
Open now at 1566 NC Hwy 105, Boone
(next to Sunrise Grill)
All the fun of the Gem Mine at a NEW
location! Come out and find gems, arrowheads, sharks teeth & fossils!
Please join Roey
and Katherine (of Roey's Quilts and The Mountain Thread Company) in
celebrating the launch of the Blowing Rock Quilt Cooperative - a local
network of fiber artisans with a goal to promote fresh approaches to
traditional quilt artistry.
St. Mary of the Hills
Episcopal, Rumple Presbyterian, Blowing Rock Methodist, Mount Bethel, First
Independent Baptist, Sandy Flat Baptist, Church of the Epiphany and St.
Mark’s Lutheran will open their doors to visitors to view their interiors
as well as learn about their history. Several churches will also offer a
musical performance. The tour will end at BRAHM with a live concert
starting at 5:00 pm featuring St. Mary’s choir and a Trio from Independent
Baptist Church. Read more about the Church Tour Concert.
The Blowing Rock Church Tour brochure with
details, dates, performance times and a map for the self-guided tour will
be available at the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum.Learn More
Animal Birthday Party
Wednesday, June 14th, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Grandfather Mountain celebrates the
birthdays of all the animals in the environmental wildlife habitats with
games, contests, crafts and surprises. Grandfather’s habitat staff has
prepared a fun-filled day for guests, as well as programs to celebrate its
furry and feathered inhabitants.
Appalachian Nashville Songwriters
"How to Write Your First Song"
Saturday, June 17th at 2 pm
Have you ever asked yourself "I would
like to write a song, how do I get started"? If so, this is the
meeting for you! It's also a good opportunity for established
songwriters to participate in the discussion and learn from others
perspective and experiences.
Afterwards listen to
songs that songwriters have brought to share with the group.
Come experience the vibrant gardens, enjoy
lunch in one of our local restaurants, shop for items at the Garden Club's
boutique and area businesses, and wind down with a relaxing cup of
afternoon tea and desserts served by Garden Club members.