Join us for an Eclipse Party! We will
gather at the Chamber and party on the lawn (or walk to Memorial Park) to
celebrate Eclipse 2017. Sun Chips, Moon Pies, Solar Punch (Loni's
special recipe!) and lots of fun await!
See you on the dark side! It's going to be
Many members are having special eclipse
events too (Canyons, Appalachian State and Grandfather Mountain to name a
few). If you have time to go to those venues, we encourage you to go and
enjoy a spectacular event.
Shop Owners: If you aren't hosting an
event and can close shop for 30 minutes we would love to have you come out
and celebrate a truly "once in a lifetime" event. The eclipse
lasts about 2 minutes.
Business After Hours
Tuesday, August 22nd at 5 pm
Meet us on Main Street at Tweetsie
Railroad for a fun evening of networking, nibbles, refreshments and
giveaways! Don't forget your business card!
Double the fun . . . our friends from the
Boone Chamber will be joining us!
Business After Hours events are free to
members of the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce.
Questions? Not a member, but want to
Call Loni Miller, Director of Membership
Services at 828.295.7851
Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
Tuesday, August 29th at 5:30 pm
Volunteers, we want to celebrate you!
We couldn't do everything we do without
the help of our amazing volunteers. We look forward to treating you to
If you volunteered this year, but did not
receive the dinner invitation, please call the Chamber at 828.295.7851
Vote for Boone & Blowing Rock!
Boone and Blowing Rock are in the running
for Blue Ridge Outdoors' Top Adventure Town 2017! According to the outdoor
magazine, they have "narrowed the field to 48 mountain biking meccas,
paddling paradises, hiking nirvanas, and much more." Now it's time for
readers to vote for their favorites! Boone and Blowing Rock are featured
together. Voting for the first round will be open till August 21 and folks
can vote once a day!
You must be registered with the site to
vote, but registration is free.
reFresh Your Space, Inc (RYS) is a
small, locally owned and operated Home Staging and reDesign firm based out
of Blowing Rock. At RYS, it is our goal to exceed our client’s expectations
both in customer service and in our execution of the staging process.
Whether we are staging a vacant home to help buyer’s imagine the
possibilities of each room, or working with an existing home owner helping
them to highlight the features and benefits of their home by decluttering
or depersonalizing the home; the ultimate intent is to sell the home faster
and for more money than what is average for their particular market. At
RYS, we strive to use sustainably sourced products, and when possible, we
try to reNew, reFurbish, and rePurpose a home using the home owner’s own
reFresh Your Space, Inc.'s Home
Staging and reDesign services works with you to ensure each room of your
home reflects your family's interests; while at the same time making
certain to maintain the intended function of the space. Ultimately, we want
to help you reFresh Your Space!
A Weaverly Path offers an intimate, visually
stunning portrait of Swiss-born tapestry weaver Silvia Heyden and captures
the inner dialogue and meditations of an extraordinary artist in the
moments of creation. The film follows Heyden during a year of weaving and
reflection. Learn More
A Starry Night
Saturday, August 19th at 5:30 pm
The evening begins with A Moveable
Feast featuring dinners in private homes, from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm.
Then, the party moves to BRAHM for All
That Jazz, an after party of cocktails, dessert, jazz and more, from
8:00 pm to 10:30 pm. Learn More
Saturday, August 19th at 3 pm
Fun, food and wine!
Doors open at 3 pm, silent auction ends at
5:30 pm. Live auction at 5 pm.
All proceeds are returned to High Country
charities. Over the last 4 years over $105,000 has been given to benefit
For more information, call 828.295.7851
Friday & Saturday, August 25th &
Fletcher Opera House, Raleigh
Sunday, August 27th
Roger L. Stevens Center, Winston-Salem
Your Music. Your Memories. Your Life.
If you’ve been looking for a theatrical
concert that will transport you back to the days of your youth with the
passionate, beautiful songs of the past, Decades Rewind™ is an incredibly
memorable & nostalgic show that you’ve been dreaming of! Featuring the
top hits of the golden age of music (from the 60’s to the 80’s), Decades
Rewind™ is a veritable time machine of amazing music that will never fade
Drop in to meet award-winning plein air
painter Jeremy Sams and enjoy his 26 new acrylic landscape paintings. Sams,
an Impressionist who has won every art competition he entered this year,
was recently featured in an international magazine. Read More
Your 2nd chance is finally here! Save the
date for the High Country's inaugural Second Chance Prom! Dress
however you want! Dance with whoever you want! Be who you are! All are
welcome, this is a community event.
Tickets: $50 online / $60 at door / $35
student with valid ID. Price includes passed hors d'oeuvres & slider