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Wednesday, 25 July 2012 13:36

Texas Tenors take the stage July 28

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The Texas Tenors, a phenomenal trio who has been entertaining sold out audiences around the world, will perform at 7:30…
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 13:36

Feel the beat of the tambourine Aug. 3

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The ABBA tribute band Arrival from Sweden will perform at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts in Franklin…
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 13:35

Summer music series continues in Bryson

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City continues its Summer Music Series with Carolina Dusk, fronted by Dusk Weaver, at…
Wednesday, 25 July 2012 13:34

Natalie Grant coming to Franklin Aug. 4

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Natalie Grant, an award-winning singer/songwriter of contemporary Christian music, will be in concert Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Smoky Mountain…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 14:15

Schedule of Events

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Wednesday, 18 July 2012 14:08

The countries of Folkmoot USA

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New Zealand — Whitireia Performing Arts Whitireia Performing Arts is affiliated with New Zealand College of Performing Arts. This school…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 14:06

Guides serve as ambassadors to visiting performers

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For many teens growing up in Haywood County, becoming a Folkmoot guide is a dream come true. The job means…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Historic Windover Inn joins Haywood Quilt Trails

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The Haywood County Arts Council will dedicated “Four Little Birds,” the first quilt block at a Haywood County bed and…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Island Park also gets a quilt square

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The second quilt square hanging — part of the Quilt Trail Project — will be held at Island Park in…
The Glenville Historical Society’s second annual Historical Tour featuring sites in the Norton Community will be held from 10 a.m.…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Canton library presents ‘Images of Historic Canton’

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More than 40 historic photographs of Canton are on display at the Canton library from now through Aug. 31, and…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

‘Liars’ plan Franklin Folk Fest appearance

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The Liars Bench, a troupe of award-winning storytellers and musicians, bring “Tall Tales, Mountain Myths, & Flat-Out Lies” to the…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Contra dance in Waynesville July 22

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A Waynesville Contra Dance will be held from 2-4:30 p.m. on July 22 at the Gateway Club ballroom at 37…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Belly dancing workshop set at WCU

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Western Carolina University’s Department of Intercultural Affairs will offer a free belly dancing workshop from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday,…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Weaver offering classes in Dillsboro

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Susan Morgan Leveille, a professional weaver and teacher in Dillsboro for more than 35 years, has day and evening classes…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

‘Greater Tuna’ to stage at SMCT starting July 20

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The Smoky Mountain Community Theatre will present its summer production, “Greater Tuna,” with special arrangements with Samuel French.
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Horse show fundraiser planned in Haywood

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The Waynesville Lions Club will hold its 60th annual horse show at 3 p.m. on July 21 at the Haywood…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Mentalist Erik Dobell will see you July 25

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“Mentalist” Erik Dobel, who uses psychology and trickery to create the illusion of psychic ability, will be the featured guest…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Hone your drawing skills in Waynesville

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The next session of the Inspired Art Ministry (Iam) classes begins the week of July 23 with drawing classes on…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Songcatchers series continues July 22

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Laura Boosinger will perform at 4 p.m. on July 22 at the Cradle of Forestry amphitheater as part of the…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Randy Flack slated for Fontana July 19

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Singer-songwriter Randy Flack will perform from 8-11 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, and Saturday, July 21, at Fontana Village as…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Jazz programs offered for children

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MusicWorks! Studio of Performing Arts in Waynesville will offer a new jazz music program on July 26. The “School of…
Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00

Dulcimer virtuosos to present July 19 concert at WCU

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The award-winning instructors from Western Carolina University’s summer dulcimer conference will be featured in a concert, “Dulcimers in the Round,”…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:03

Pottery workshops to spur children’s creativity

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Children ages 8 and older can get muddy and learn about pottery in two workshops from 9 a.m. to noon…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:02

Asheville Gallery searching for new member artists

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The Asheville Gallery of Art is accepting membership applications from area artists. Applications must be submitted by July 31. Interested…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:01

Artists in Residence program comes to the Smokies

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park is piloting an artist-in-residence program, which will provide artists with uninterrupted time to pursue their…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:01

Find Waldo in Sylva, win a prize

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Waldo is hiding in local downtown Sylva businesses. Can you find him? When you spot him collect a card from…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 14:00

StreetFest in Franklin held July 13

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The first StreetFest of 2012 will be held from 6-9 p.m. July 13 in historic downtown Franklin. Venture Local Franklin…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:59

Within REACH fashions to hit the catwalk at fundraiser

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REACH of Haywood will celebrate its resale store’s 10th anniversary with a fashion show and luncheon at noon July 16…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:57

Folkmoot begins July 18

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Dancers and musicians in colorful traditional costumes from the countries of New Zealand, France, Belgium, Indonesia, Peru, Philippines, Serbia, Puerto…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:56

Jackson art association hosts Sylva Art Stroll Friday

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The second Sylva Art Stroll, sponsored by the Jackson County Visual Arts Association (JCVAA), is scheduled for 5 p.m. July…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:55

Folkways come to life at Franklin festival

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The 9th annual Franklin Folk Festival celebrating Appalachian Heritage will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday,…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:54

The Boxcars to perform July 14 in Stecoah

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The eclectic band The Boxcars will take the stage at the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. July…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:53

Gibson Brothers bring bluegrass to Franklin

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The Gibson Brothers, a traditional bluegrass band, will perform at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:52

Gold City to perform at Franklin arts center

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Gospel quartet Gold City will perform at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday,…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:51

A capella singers to perform in Sylva

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The Jackson County Public Library in Sylva will host a performance by Ubuntu Dillsboro, an a capella community chorus, at…
Wednesday, 11 July 2012 13:50

Free music workshop for kids July 14

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The Macon County Arts Council is holding its free monthly ARTSaturday workshop for elementary school-aged children and their families from…
Visitors to Cherokee can witness the powerful, authentic culture of Comanche, Totonac, Seminole, Cree, Polynesian and Cherokee July 13-14 as…
Old Mater Farm is set to host Junior Sisk and Darrin and Brooke Aldridge for its first summer benefit at…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

WCU to present stage version of ‘Lincolnites’

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Actress Barbara Bates Smith will star in a stage adaptation of the short story “Lincolnites” at 7 p.m. July 12…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Ghost stories, monsters to visit Macon library

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The public library in Franklin is hosting two days of haunting teen events exploring monsters and the paranormal. The Haunted…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

HART raising funds for second stage

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Haywood Arts Regional Theatre will kick off a $1 million capital fund drive to build a second theater space at…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Liars Bench to appear at Franklin library

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The Liars Bench, a live authentic Southern Appalachian storytelling, music, poetry, drama and folk arts presentation will perform at 7…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

All aboard the dinosaur train

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The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad offer a train ride based on the PBS kids series Dinosaur Train, departing from Bryson…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Maggie to host arts and crafts show

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The Maggie Valley Summer Arts and Crafts Show will return to the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds from 9 a.m. to…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Waynesville open late for Art After Dark

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The Waynesville Gallery Association’s monthly Art After Dark will take place from 6-9 p.m. July 6, followed by the new…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Make some noise in Bryson City

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The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City will host a community jam from 6-7:30 p.m. July 5 in the library…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Sylva library to host contra dance

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A Second Sunday Contra Dance will be from 2:30 to 5 p.m. July 8 on the second floor of the…
Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00

Country Memories to pick at Sylva library

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The library in Sylva will host the musicians of Country Memories at 7 p.m. July 10. The sextet consists of…