Local Real Estate Agent and Blowing Rock
Resident, Virginia Powell and her husband Ben purchased and
beautifully renovated the cottage at 945 Main Street, across from
Mellow Mushroom in Downtown Blowing Rock. Yesterday afternoon, a
ribbon cutting event was held at the property.
Art in the Park is host to over 90 juried artists
at each show. Some of the best local, regional, and nationally
known artists showcase their handcrafted jewelry, pottery, fiber,
glass, photography, painting and more.
Free trolley from Tanger Outlets and Food Lion.
Free parking downtown on the street and in the parking decks on
Wallingford St. and at BRAHM.
Would you like to sponsor a tent in the side
section at Symphony by the Lake? This year's theme is "Colors
of the Mountains".
More details can be found on the sponsor
reservation agreement. New tent locations will be reserved on a
first come - first served basis; complete and return your
reservation agreement today to claim a spot!
For more information on Symphony by the Lake, or
to purchase general admission or audiophile section tickets
online, please visit: symphonybythelake.com
WELCOME NEW MEMBER:
L&N PERFORMANCE AUTO REPAIR
L&N Performance Auto Repair was founded in
2008 as a diesel performance shop. Over the past 10 years the
facility has transformed into a full service automotive repair
facility offering repairs on all makes & models, gas &
diesel. Services include a 24 month, 24,000 mile nationwide
Chetola Resort’s Corkscrew &
Brew 5K Awards $1,500 to the Recipient of the Annual Charitable
Festivities surrounding Chetola Resort’s annual
Corkscrew & Brew 5K are always exciting. But the extra spring
in this race’s step - aside from the popular “non-hydration” wine
and beer stations, of course - is that race director Gary Woolard
makes sure someone in the local community benefits from all the
fun and games. This year, more than 200 runners and walkers
participated in the May 5 race, the net proceeds from which were
dedicated to the Children’s Organ Transplant Association in honor
of local two-year-old Levi Boyter, a kidney transplant recipient.
On June 8, Woolard proudly presented a $1,500 check to Levi and
his mother, Danielle Boyter. Read
Pictured left to right: Gary Woolard, Kids Camp Bear,
Danielle Boyter, and Levi Boyter.
Blowing Rock Woodworks Announces
Blowing Rock Woodworks is excited to announce the
growth of their storefront in Blowing Rock! "Our
location at 109 Aho Road has grown over the years, first acting
as our woodshop where everything was built and
assembled. Now its transformed into our retail
store! Our woodworkers and artisans currently work from our
warehouse in Deep Gap, NC where they transform raw slabs into one
of a kind, custom made furniture. We have recently expanded due
to the growth and interest in our products! We are
introducing a new product line - reclaimed boatwood!"Read
The National Park Service needs volunteers for
Visitor Service Assistant at Linn Cove Viaduct, Linville Falls
& Minerals Museum
Participants will greet visitors,
operate the visitor center information desk,
provide information and answer questions about the Blue
Ridge Parkway and surrounding area, and provide trail
Learn why we need these plants in our gardens,
which ones are the best, deer resistant, long blooming, and
benefit our important bees & butterflies. Maggie Terry, plant
specialist from Riverbend Nursery will be our guest. Enjoy a
private after hours shopping spree with a " special
coupon" to use! FREE to attend! Bring a friend!
Experience everyone’s favorite train like never
before as Thomas the Tank Engine™ chugs his way through the Blue
Ridge Mountains. Children can meet and take pictures with Sir
Topham Hatt™, listen to Thomas and Friends™ storytelling, and
enjoy activities in the Imagination Station. Plus a full day at
Tweetsie Railroad with amusement rides, deer park zoo, panning
for gold, live entertainment, and more!
WHS will offer Reading for Paws for children in
grades 2-8 at the WHS Adoption Center. The program is offered in
two 30 minute segments, Tuesday-Thursday from 11:30 am to 12:30
pm. The program offers opportunities for children to read and
interact with WHS animals. Children must be accompanied by an
Registration is required. To learn more, visit the
website or call 828.264.7865
2nd Annual High Country Toast
Friday, June 15th, 6 - 9 pm
Valle Crucis Community Park
Saturday, June 16th, 6 - 9 pm
Appalchian Ski Mountain
Two nights of great local food, drinks, and
A percentage of the proceeds benefit Valley Crucis
Community Park and the Back to School Festival.
Attractive Young People Singing is In/Visible
Theatre's tribute to lesser-known songs from musical theatre.
Artists present 'invisible' songs that deserve their turn at the
microphone. This performance allows our energetic young people to
give these musical gems their moment in the spotlight.
Mountain Home Music: The Family
That Plays Together Stays Together
Thursday, June 21st at 2 pm
Harvest House Performing Arts Venue, Boone
Enjoy mesmerizing vocals, amazing musicianship,
and a fun, family-friendly presentation of Appalachian Music.
Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music is a non-profit
organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of
traditional Appalachian music and celebrating Appalachian
culture. Click here for the season lineup of concerts and matinees.
This Saturday, Alta Vista Gallery will receive 25
new Impressionist oils by Sheila Hancock. Her show, “Blue
Ridge Skies” will hang from June 18th through July
14th. Bring friends and meet the artist at the gallery’s
opening reception on June 23rd.
Don't miss this FREE, day-long family event in the
Watson Gap Village at Blue Ridge Mountain Club that benefits the Hospitality
Take a tour at the Grand Opening of the amenities
at Watson Gap Village, enjoy food trucks, local craft beer, live
music, and guided UTV trail tours all while helping eliminate
poverty and homelessness in our community.
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