Blowing Rock, Boone and Caldwell County Young Professionals for a
family event! Enjoy a day of High Country attractions with your
family for free or at a discounted rate, relax by the river, and
enjoy a cookout!
Rock merchants invite you to join them for a "happy
hour" style stroll where you can sip and shop in stores from
3 pm until... (many stores may be open late!) Stop by your
favorite shops, or check out a new one, before heading over to
music on the lawn! Free refreshments at participating
summer, 8 students from Blowing Rock School participated in the
North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics' Summer
Accelerator program. Join us at the American Legion to watch the
students present what they learned. Please RSVP - we want to make
sure there's enough Kilwin's ice cream for everyone!
Laviano collection brings the ultimate luxury experience to the
art of handcrafted exotic leather goods. Our latest offering
combines the inspired individuality of bespoke with the exotic
skin of personally selected Crocodile. Known for its exceptional
craftsmanship, Stefano Laviano will custom design one of six
original silhouettes based on our clients preferences.
in the Shops at SouthMarke or call 561.223.2502
The Speckled Trout Restaurant and Bottle Shop for dinner, drinks,
and great live music by Momma Molasses! Afterwards, head to
Memorial Park at dusk for tonight's family-friendly feature
'Ratatouille' sponsored by The Speckled Trout!
60th Annual Blowing Rock Tour of Homes
July 27th, 9 am - 5 pm
Tour of Homes, sponsored by St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal
Church, opens the doors to some of Blowing Rock’s most special
private homes! This tour offers an opportunity to admire the
special features and furnishings that have been cherished by homeowners
will be at the National Guard Armory off State Farm Road in
Boone. The Watauga County Humane Society relies on the rummage
sale to generate much needed funds for the adoption center. All
proceeds from the sale go to the care and feeding of the animals
awaiting their new homes.
Sculpture Walk begins with a brief introduction at the Schaefer
Center.It is free, open to the public, and includes
stops at ten sculptures providing an opportunity to learn more
about each work and its artist. The walk concludes at the
Schaefer Center with the naming of the top winners followed by a
Gallery has a new art show hanging now through August 14th,
“Contemporary Impressionism,” 30 oils by Linville Ridge artist
Joan Sporn who died this year following a battle with
cancer. Alta Vista represented Sporn for 21 years and is
hosting a reception for her show this Saturday, July
28th. The public is invited to drop in to meet her sons and
mingle with others to celebrate together how her work mirrors her
life. Refreshments will be served. 10% of proceeds will be donated
to cancer research.
J.Crew | Crew Cuts at Tanger Outlets this Saturday! Mention the
"Back to School Shop & Share Event" at checkout and
you will receive 20% off your purchase of $100 or more, plus
Blowing Rock School will receive a percentage of the event
July 28th at 7:30 pm
Flemons is originally from Phoenix, Arizona and currently lives
in the Washington, D.C. area. He is known as “The American
Songster” since his repertoire of music covers nearly 100 years
of American folklore, ballads, and tunes. He will be playing at
the Harvest House Performing Arts Venue in Boone.
Hamilton composer Lin-Manuel Miranda, In the Heights musically
presents three generations in Washington Heights, New York. Their
American dreams reveal nostalgia, love, and concern for their
neighborhood, mixed with Latin music from their countries and the
rhythms of the street. This show is PG-13.
the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, the Blowing Rock Art
& Antiques Show showcases a variety of art and antique
vendors from across the Southeast. Art lovers and antique hunters
alike are invited to visit the show!
Appalachian State University presents a series of concerts,
films, dance performances, and lectures as part of their
Appalachian Summer Festival. Still to come this month: Rhiannon
Giddens (tonight!), BODYTRAFFIC, and more. Kristen Chenoweth will
close out the season on August 4th.
students and alumni of all majors, this event is host to many
companies, non-profits, healthcare and government agencies that
are ready to network with students and introduce them to valuable
internship and job opportunities. Register
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AppalCART Blowing Rock Shuttle
a parking spot on Main Street? Don't worry - hop on AppalCART
Public Transportation now serving Blowing Rock!
shuttle runs from 11 am - 6 pm on Friday, and 11 am - 5 pm on
Saturdays, with 10 stops along the route providing easy access to
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