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Market of the Season TODAY!
October 11th, 4 -
Today is your last chance
to grab local produce from Appalachian vendors at the Blowing Rock’s
Farmers Market on Park Avenue!
Thank you for a
October 11th, 5 -
Members of the
Blowing Rock and Boone Area Chambers of Commerce are gathering tonight at
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts for Business After Hours. Guests
will enjoy a fun evening of networking, nibbles, ticket giveaways,
backstage tours and music by Todd Wright & Friends.
& Grand Opening
October 18th, 4 -
Join us at Fireflies
located in the Tanger Outlets and help us welcome them to the community!
Ribbon cutting at 4 pm; grand opening celebration until 6 pm. Enjoy menu
samples (including s'mores!), cash bar with drink specials, and drawings
for dinner for two.
You are invited to
gather in the Martin House courtyard for a ribbon cutting for the Martin House
Gallery and artist welcome
reception for renowned painter Ben Long. Please join us in welcoming the gallery
and this celebrated artist to our community!
October 23rd at
The annual Watauga
County Meet the Candidates Forum will be held at the Watauga County
Courthouse. The event is co-hosted by the Blowing Rock and Boone Area
Chambers of Commerce. A live simulcast can be heard in its entirety on WATA
(1450 AM / 96,5 FM).
We are looking for
members to host Business BEFORE Hours in 2019. This morning networking
event is a twist on Business After Hours... instead of cocktails and
appetizers, it's coffee and donuts before heading to work.
Chamber Christmas Party at Crestwood
Member Events & News
October 13th &
14th, 10 am - 5 pm
Grab your beer
stein, put on your lederhosen or your dirndl, and head to Sugar Mountain
Resort! Valle Crucis Middle School Band highlights the two-day festival. In
addition, enjoy German and American food, children's fun center,
Bavarian costume contest, arts & crafts vendors, and much more! Admission, parking, and shuttle service are
free of charge.
The Green Park Inn
presents an evening of jazz in their lobby with Charlie Ellis from 4 - 7
pm, followed by The Message from 7 - 10 pm. Limited seating is available
for dinner at Chestnut Grille; reservations recommended. Divide Tavern will
be serving during regular hours.
for details and dinner reservations.
Best of Old-Time
October 13th at
Enjoy music by The
Sheets Family with Trevor McKenzie at the Blowing Rock School Auditorium.
The Sheets Family Band plays old time string band music from western North
Carolina. The band features Randy Sheets on banjo, Deborah Jean Sheets on
guitar and Kelly Sheets Snider on fiddle.
Join Billy Chick,
Edward Jones Financial Advisor at the American Legion in Blowing Rock to
discuss how important Social Security claiming strategies could be to your
overall retirement goals. Space may be limited. Light refreshments will be
served. Call 828.295.6167 to RSVP by October 16th.
Scones: Apple Tasting with Moretz Mountain Apples
October 18th at 11
Bill Moretz of
Moretz Moutain Orchard will be at Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
answering all our apple questions and telling us about the process of
operating an apple orchard. Bill is also bringing many of his apples which
are currently in season. Everyone in attendance will have an opportunity to
sample different apples and purchase some to take home!
University’s performing arts series, “The Schaefer Center Presents…”
continues its 2018-19 season with a performance by the North Carolina
Symphony at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts. Under the
direction of Grant Llewellyn, the North Carolina Symphony will present a
program featuring the Cherokee Chamber Singers, soprano Eliza Bagg and the
Hayes School of Music’s Appalachian Symphony Orchestra. Read More