Blowing Rock Leadership Challenge Group
Sunday, November 12th, 5 pm - 7 pm
Blowing Rock School Auditorium
The auction, held during Hometown Harvest,
will feature goods & services from around the Blowing Rock
100% of the proceeds will go towards
renovating the heavily used Blowing Rock Parks and Recreation space that
hosts community fitness classes, summer camps, holiday festivals and more
throughout the year.
Register Now for the 2018 High Country
Economic Kickoff Breakfast
Tuesday, January 9th at 7:30 am
Appalachian Ski Mountain, Snowcloud Room
Register now and mark your calendars for
the 2018 High Country Economic Kickoff Breakfast hosted by Dr. Harry Davis.
Dr. Davis, Professor of Banking and Economist for the North Carolina
Banking Association, will provide the keynote address as he delivers his
Several restaurants and eateries will be
open on Thanksgiving Day to welcome you! Click here for a list. We encourage you to call now
to check availability. Reservations are required at most and seatings will
Don't miss Christmas in the Park on
Friday, November 24th and the Holiday Parade on Saturday, November 25th!
Click here for details.
Plus, the local Choose &
Cut Christmas Tree season gets underway during Thanksgiving weekend. Make
time to get your family tree at a local farm!
For more events, visit the Blowing Rock
Chamber of Commerce online calendar!
Member Events & News
14th Annual Carole Moore McLeod
REGISTRATION DEADLINE TOMORROW!
Friday, November 10th at 8:15 am
Appalachian State University
Business owners from across the region
will present and discuss entrepreneurial issues in a full day of speakers
and workshops focused on entrepreneurial inspiration. This is an
opportunity for students and community members to meet, network and learn
from successful entrepreneurs. The day will end with the student Big
Idea Pitch competition. It is sure to be a day to remember and one you
don't want to miss. Free to attend. Free parking on campus.
Take the stress out of your holiday by
having an expert holiday designer work with you to create a gorgeous
holiday home away from home, perfect for relaxing and enjoying time with
your friends and family! Arrive at your home to find a special holiday wonderland!
Let reFresh Your Space, Inc. take care of all the details so you can enjoy
your mountain getaway. Learn More
One-hundred percent of Sugar Mountain
Resort’s skiable terrain is equipped with an underground
piping system and surface machinery that produces manmade snow.
Maintaining, upgrading and replacing the 48 year old system is a constant
work-in-progress. During the past summer months a 1,000 gallons per minute,
high-efficiency, variable-speed water pump replaced the oldest of the four,
increasing capacity by 15%. Two new fully-automated SMI tower snow machines
were added to the current fleet. Each of these upgrades means more snow,
more quickly. Read More
For opening day information, call 800
Closing for Season
This is the last week for Village Café
Join them this week through Sunday 8 am -2
pm before they close for the season!
Sunday, November 5th will be their FINAL
day until they re-open for the 2018 season.
For information & reservations, call
Fall Exhibition Celebration
Friday, November 3rd, 6 pm - 10 pm
Turchin Center for the Visual Arts
During this celebration, the Turchin
Center will celebrate five new exhibitions in grand style. The public is
invited to “engage, discover and connect through the arts.” This is a
wonderful opportunity to meet the artists and gain an “insider’s view” of the
featured exhibitions. Read More
Free and open to the public. Includes live
music, refreshments and cash bar.
Friday & Saturday, November 3rd &
4th, 9 am - 7 pm
Sunday, November 5th, 12 pm - 5 pm
Hickory Furniture Mart
Held once in the spring and once in the
fall, this event traditionally takes place after the wholesale Market in
High Point. Take advantage of incredible discounts throughout the
Mart. You will find one of a kind Market samples and overruns not
available anywhere else. Showroom samples and displays are marked down
for immediate availability.
Print the Employee For a Day coupon and
bring it to any location of Mast General store to receive your discount!
Valid November 5 & 6, 2017 only; exceptions and exclusions apply. Not
available for online purchases.
Is Blowing Rock unique? Is it historic?
Does the area convey a sense of place? Historian Trent Margrif will explore
these and other topics in his presentation. With the themes of BRAHM’s
exhibition The Village of Blowing Rock: Exploring Our
History as a guide,
Margrif will share rare photos and unique oral histories and provide
general observations of the community.
The Women’s Fund of the Blue Ridge is
excited to partner with Anna Banana’s and Stick Boy Kitchen for our
Wonderful Women clothing drive! On November 12th, drop by Stick Boy Kitchen
(across from the Wellness Center on Boone Heights Drive) and donate your gently
used clothing. While you are there enjoy a tasting opportunity of the Wonderful
Women Cookie, a limited release by Stick Boy!