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Wednesday, 27 November 2013 15:44

Hayweird Holiday Jam in Waynesville

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The inaugural Hayweird County Hometown Holiday Jam will be at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at the Water’n Hole Bar…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Music, art converge in Bryson

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Asheville blues/rock group Mojomatic will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Swain County Center for the Arts Bryson…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Holt brings holiday bluegrass cheer to Highlands

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Four-time Grammy Award winner David Holt will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at the Martin Lipscomb Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Santa Claus, author bring cheer to Franklin

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Joe Moore, author of the Santa Claus Trilogy, will make a special appearance from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

Salute to Johnny Cash at WCU

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“Ring of Fire — The Music of Johnny Cash” comes to life at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, in the…
Wednesday, 20 November 2013 00:00

‘Hard Candy Christmas’ returns to WCU

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The 26th annual “Hard Candy Christmas Arts & Craft Show” will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 29-30 at…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Tickets on sale for REO Speedwagon, Robin Thicke at Harrah’s

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Tickets are now available for iconic rockers REO Speedwagon and pop star Robin Thicke who will perform at Harrah’s Cherokee.…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Mural opening at Canton Library

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A reception for the opening of a new mural in the children’s room of the Canton Branch Library will be…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Nantahala Brewing to host bottle launch party

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The craft beer bottling line launch party will be a 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 22, at Nantahala Brewing Company in…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

Open call for Balsam Mountain Roller Girls

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The Balsam Mountain Roller Girls want you. A flat track female roller derby league based out of Haywood County, the team…
Wednesday, 13 November 2013 00:00

WCU workshop to combine business strategy, storytelling

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“Telling Your Story,” a workshop that combines business management, marketing, entrepreneurial activity and economic strategies with the art of storytelling,…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Bluegrass legend plays Franklin

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Bluegrass star Rhonda Vincent will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Atkins brings country swagger to Cherokee

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Country star Rodney Atkins will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center. Atkins has had…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

‘In the Round’ series continues

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Bobby Tomberlin, Candi Carpenter and Bill LaBounty will bring an adventurous musical spirit to the Songwriters in the Round series…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

African acrobatics swing into Franklin

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“African Acrobatics International Presents: Zuma Zuma” will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at the Smoky Mountain Center for…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Zombies stalk WCU stage

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The world premiere of “Zombies on Campus! A SlaughterPocalypse!” hits the stage nightly at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13-19 in the…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

WCU student selected for Stephen King film project

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In the coming weeks, Western Carolina University senior Mike Hill may go out after dark to drive up and down…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

AWAKE celebrates 20 years

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AWAKE (Adults Working and Advocating for Kids’ Empowerment) will host a 20th anniversary celebration from 3 to 6 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 06 November 2013 00:00

Events celebrate Native American Heritage Month

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Native American Expo set for WCU The 5th annual Native American Expo at Western Carolina University will run Nov. 11-13,…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Brass Quintet hits WCU stage

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The Western Carolina University School of Music will present a concert by the Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet at 7:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

WCU’s Frizzell wins service award

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George Frizzell, head of special collections at Western Carolina University’s Hunter Library, is the 2013 recipient of the Thornton W.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Jackson crafters place at state fair

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Quilter Susan Sheets (pictured) was one of many first place winners from Jackson County at the 2013 Mountain State Fair.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Ticket sales for WCU’s Madrigal Dinner

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Tickets for the 2013 Madrigal Dinner at Western Carolina University will go on sale at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5.…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Art After Dark returns to Waynesville

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Art After Dark will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, in downtown Waynesville. Stroll through working studios…
Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00

Haywood Community Band to honor Hall

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The Haywood Community Band will honor founding director Bob Hall during a performance at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Trick or Treat in Western North Carolina

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Bryson City • Haunted Halls of Havoc and Corn Maze will be from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24-27 at…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Leaf Lookers Gemboree returns to Franklin

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The 24th annual Leaf Lookers Gemboree will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and 11 a.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Dillsboro festival celebrates pottery

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The Western North Carolina Pottery Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in downtown Dillsboro.
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Hear a rare performance of Shubert’s Octet

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 The School of Music at Western Carolina University will present a performance of Franz Schubert’s Octet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

‘The Heiress’ comes to HART

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Classic Broadway drama “The Heiress” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25-26 and Nov. 1-2, and 3 p.m. Nov.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Woodcarving demonstration in Clyde

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Artisan in the Mountains will host a woodcarving demonstration featuring the Pigeon River Woodcarvers Club from 1 to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 23 October 2013 00:00

Milsap to make an appearance in Franklin

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Country superstar Ronnie Milsap will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
The inaugural Mountain Oasis Electronic Music Summit will be Oct. 25-27 in downtown Asheville. 
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Tickets on sale for White, Kool & The Gang, ZZ Top

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Tickets are currently on sale for upcoming performances by comedian Ron White, funk group Kool & The Gang and rock…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Jackson County Arts Council names grant winners

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The Jackson County Arts Council announced its 2013-14 grant recipients.
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

WCU community to celebrate Homecoming

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Homecoming Weekend will be Oct. 24-27 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee. This year’s theme is “Whee Are Catamounts!” Public…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Waynesville celebrates apple harvest

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The 25th annual Haywood Apple Harvest Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, in downtown…
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

SMCPA taps former intern for top job

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The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts announced its new general manager, Paul Garner.  
Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00

Lake Junaluska Singers perform “Songs by the Lakeshore”

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The Lake Junaluska Singers’ “Songs by the Lakeshore” concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 18-19 in Stuart…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

Cat shelter auction in Sylva

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Catman2 will host “The Cat’s Meow Auction” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at the Jackson County Public Library in…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

The MET Opera live in HD in Highlands

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“The Metropolitan Opera Live in HD” will be shown at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Martin-Lipscomb Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 09 October 2013 00:00

Smith, Sebens present works of Ron Rash Oct. 19

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Actress Barbara Bates Smith and musician Jeff Sebens will showcase the works of author Ron Rash during “A Rash of…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:49

Inspirations are ‘Singing in the Smokies’

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Acclaimed gospel group The Inspirations will host the Singing in the Smokies fall color festival at 6 p.m. Oct. 17-18…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:46

Clay artist to give demonstrations, talks

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Acclaimed clay artist and University of Georgia emeritus faculty member Ron Myers will give demonstrations and talks on the subject…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:44

Master throat singers bring Asian culture to WCU

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The Alash ensemble will hold a special performance featuring the ancient tradition of throat singing at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct.…
Twenty-five top high school marching bands from six states will compete at Western Carolina University’s 13th annual Tournament of Champions…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:42

Comedy comes to Bryson City stage

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The comedic play “The Dixie Swim Club” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 11-12, 18-19 and 21 and 2:30…
Tuesday, 08 October 2013 19:37

Cutting through to your passion

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Standing in his basement workshop, furniture maker Roy DuVerger looks around the cluttered, dusty space. It may look like chaos…
Thursday, 03 October 2013 01:06

Poetry slam at WCU to feature big-name poet

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Slam poetry champion, teacher and coach Matthew Cuban will present a spoken-word workshop at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, in…