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Wednesday, 05 June 2013 00:00

Festival celebrates Cherokee life, culture

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The Cherokee Voices Festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at the Museum of the Cherokee…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:36

Benefits to feature live music, cornhole

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There will be two upcoming benefits for children with serious medical issues on Saturday, June 1, in Waynesville and Sylva. …
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:36

Liar’s Bench members find answers to mystery

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Gary Carden and Dave Waldrop will lead a discussion on a recent finding in a long-held Appalachian mystery at 7…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:35

Waynesville brewery hosts golf tournament

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Tipping Point Brewing will hold its inaugural charity golf tournament at 12:20 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at the Waynesville Country…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:35

Haywood exhibit puts spotlight on Appalachian crafts

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Appalachia, the newest exhibit from the Haywood County Arts Council, will run from May 30 through June 29, at Gallery…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:34

Concerts on the Creek returns to Sylva May 31

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The Concerts on the Creek summer music series returns for its fifth season with the Rye Holler Boys from 7:30…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:33

Free summer concerts begin at WCU

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The annual summer concert series on the Central Plaza at Western Carolina University will begin with Floating Action at 7…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:31

Cherokee festival showcases gourd crafts

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Gourd artists from around the world will gather at the 11th annual Gourd Artists Gathering and Art Festival May 31…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 12:29

Cherokee potter to be honored in Franklin

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There will be a public reception for Cherokee artist Joel Queen and the formal presentation of a pottery piece he…
Wednesday, 29 May 2013 00:00

Arts scene

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Brand marketing, quilting classes at SCC There will be a brand marketing and quilting class offered at Southwestern Community College…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Cashiers festival creates ultimate trifecta May 25

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Blues, Brew and BBQ will be filling bellies at the Village Green in Cashiers from 5 to 8 p.m. on…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Shady Ladies quilt show to make a splash at Lake Logan

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The Shady Ladies quilt league will unveil their latest artistic creations during their annual quilt challenge showcase running May 31…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Want to learn how to carve leather?

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Artisan in the Mountains will host a leather carving demonstration featuring local artist Martin Carter from 1 to 4 p.m.…
A day of craft beer and music will be had at BearWaters Brewing Company as they celebrate their first anniversary…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Celebrate Appalachian heritage in Swain

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The Swain County Heritage Festival will be May 24-25 at Riverfront Park in Bryson City.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Ring of Fire opens at HART

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The Broadway musical “Ring of Fire,” honoring the work of Johnny Cash, will open at the Haywood Arts Regional Theatre…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Putting a twist on movie and Broadway classics

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The Georgia Symphony Orchestra will present their “Symphonic Spectacular” at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at the Smoky Mountain Center…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Champagne brunch to benefit animal rescue

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A benefit for PAWS will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at the Fryemont Inn in…
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:00

Online historic photo archive flourishes

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Western Carolina University has joined forces with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park for the latest addition to its digital…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:59

Wedding Day chaos in Bryson City

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The wild romantic comedy “Perfect Wedding” will hit the stage at 7 p.m. May 24-27 and May 31-June 2 at…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:59

Highlands to showcase Ephron play

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The romantic comedy “Love, Loss & What I Wore” will take the stage this month at the Martin-Lipscomb Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:58

Art camps conjure creativity in WNC youth

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Several summer youth art camp workshops will be held by the Cullowhee Mountain ARTS at the Fine Arts Building at…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:56

Sony gifts state-of-the-art camera to WCU

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The film program at Western Carolina University scored a professional $100,000 motion picture camera from Sony, presented during the recent…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:49

Artists open their studios in Caney Fork

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The Cullowhee Studio Tour will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. May 25-26 in the Caney Fork community of…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:48

Stecoah Valley bluegrass celebration

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A bluegrass festival will showcase the sounds and tastes of Southern Appalachia at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:47

Learn the secret of home cooking

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The Taste of Home Cooking School will demonstrate live recipes and cooking tips on stage at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May…
Wednesday, 15 May 2013 13:46

Cherokee bonfire opens for summer

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Community Cherokee bonfires will kickoff for the summer season on Friday, May 17, at Ocoaluftee Island Park in Cherokee.
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

WCU professor nominated for Tony Award

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Broadway star and Western Carolina University Musical Theatre Professor Terrence Mann was recently nominated for a Tony Award for his…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Craft beer and canines in Frog Level

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A Dogs and Suds fundraiser for Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 16,…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Jackson Arts Council contributes to musician fund

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Jackson County Arts Council has arranged to donate the money collected in honor of the late Ray Menze to the…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Habitat for Humanity recovers store treasure

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A valuable piece of the history of the Rickman General Store in Macon County is back in its original home…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Franklin celebrates ‘Airing of the Quilts’

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The annual “Airing of the Quilts” festival will be held May 10-11 in downtown Franklin. The event will feature an…
The annual “Spring Fling” will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Waynesville Recreation…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

A hopping weekend in and around Froglevel

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Haywood Square to host block party A day of festivities for “Customer Appreciation Day” will be held from 10 a.m.…
Wednesday, 08 May 2013 00:00

Find the perfect gem for Mother’s Day at Gemboree

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The Mother’s Day Gemboree will run from May 10-12 at the Macon County Community Building in Franklin. Doors will be…
A folk concert and artist reception will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Swain…
The Pyramid Brass Quintet will play at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at the Haywood County Library in Waynesville as…
All five North Carolina breweries west of Asheville medaled in the recent Carolinas Championship of Beer during the Hickory Hops…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

HCC Crafts students debut work

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The graduating class of Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts program will exhibit some their best work at the Southern Highland…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Reba McEntire to play Harrah’s

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Legendary country singer Reba McEntire will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Nominations open for Mountain Heritage Award

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Western Carolina University is accepting nominations for the Mountain Heritage Award, an honor bestowed annually on one individual and one…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

Dog lovers unite for trifecta of good times in Sylva

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Woofstock, a benefit festival for ARF (the Humane Society of Jackson County), will take place from noon to 3 p.m.…
The legendary David Holt and local gospel group Mountain Faith will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, May 10, in the…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

J. Creek Cloggers kick into the summer

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The J. Creek Cloggers are gearing up for a lively summer festival season. A high-energy dance team based out of…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

‘Dusty Roads’ photo exhibit opens in Canton

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Photographer Barbara Sammons will be showcasing an exhibit of her work from May 7 to July 31 at the Canton…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:41

Haywood library offers free digital magazine downloads

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Haywood County Public Library announces the addition of Zinio to its system. Zinio is an online service that allows you…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:31

WNC Ecofest comes to Haywood

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WNC Ecofest will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, May 4, at Haywood Community College. The festival…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:30

Folkmoot festival holds Canton fundraiser

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Folkmoot USA will kick off its 30th anniversary year with the “BIG 30” from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, May…
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 01:30

Historian to discuss secret son of Cashiers founder

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Local historian Jane Nardy will lead a presentation on the secret child of Mordecai Zachary at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April…