Subscribe  |  Contact  |  Advertise  |  RSS Feed Other Publications

Wednesday, 10 June 2015 15:59

All that jazz

Written by
Jazz performance planned in Waynesville Jazz pianist Marquita Someliana will perform at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 20, at the Haywood…
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 15:58

Chart-topping bluegrass couple slated for The Strand

Written by
Acclaimed bluegrass act Darin & Brooke Aldridge will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, June 19, at The Strand at 38…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:10

Ray Stevens to play Franklin

Written by
Legendary comedian and singer-songwriter Ray Stevens will be hitting the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 12, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:08

New interactive Cherokee history program

Written by
“Cherokee Friends,” Ani-Tsalagi Digali, is an exciting new program that will expand on visitors’ experiences within the community of Cherokee.
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 16:04

Summer, fall art classes at The Bascom

Written by
A wide array of adult art classes and workshops are now open to those interested at The Bascom in Highlands.
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:59

Exhibit honors Cherokee artisan legend

Written by
“Solitude & Mystery,” an exhibit showcasing for the work of John Julius Wilnoty will be held from 3 to 5…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:55

Celebrate Appalachian culture, history

Written by
The 5th annual Appalachian Lifestyle Celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 13, in downtown…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:51

Mountain music, clogging, storytelling and more

Written by
Catch the Spirit of Appalachia will be hosting a day of Western North Carolina culture from 2 to 5 p.m.…
Wednesday, 03 June 2015 15:50

American Gonzos bring rock, funk to WCU

Written by
American Gonzos will perform as part of the Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 11, in the Central…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:36

Cherokee festival showcases gourd crafts

Written by
Gourd artists from around the world will again be ‘gathering’ at the 13th annual Gourd Artists Gathering and Art Festival…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:31

Winners of Stecoah ‘Mountain Youth Talent Contest’

Written by
The second traditional Appalachian talent showcase, the Heritage Alive! Mountain Youth Talent Contest, was held at the Bluegrass Festival May…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:30

Skaggs, Vincent at Cherokee Bluegrass Fest

Written by
Bluegrass superstars Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, and Dailey & Vincent will headline the Cherokee…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:29

Crowe Brothers play Grand Ole Opry

Written by
American bluegrass master Jesse McReynolds welcomed Haywood County’s own The Crowe Brothers to the Grand Ole Opry stage in Nashville…
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 15:25

June art classes at Cowee, Penland

Written by
Cowee Pottery School June classes A nonprofit located in the Macon County Heritage Center in Franklin, the Cowee Pottery School…
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 20:09

Library to screen ‘First Language’

Written by
A screening of the documentary “First Language: The Race to Save Cherokee” at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Jackson…
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 20:08

Leno to hit Harrah’s stage

Written by
Comedy legend Jay Leno will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 20:06

Cashiers Blues, Brew & BBQ festival

Written by
The Blues, Brew and BBQ festival will be from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 23, at the Village Green…
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 20:05

Lonesome River Band, Mountain Faith in Franklin

Written by
Acclaimed bluegrass groups Lonesome River Band and Mountain Faith will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:38

Macon library to screen Front Porch Interviews

Written by
The Folk Heritage Association of Macon County will show some more of their DVDs of past Front Porch Interviews with…
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:34

Rickman Store welcomes Owenby, music jam

Written by
Writer Nita Welch Owenby and the SouthEast Bluegrass Association will perform on Saturday, May 16, at the Rickman Store in…
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:29

Brannon to host paper-making class

Written by
A paper-making Creating Community Workshop will be held at noon Saturday, May 16, at the Jackson County Public Library in…
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:28

Waynesville Ingles ‘Taste of Local’

Written by
Ingles Markets will host a “Taste of Local” event from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at their Waynesville…
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:26

New brewery, bars in WNC

Written by
There will be a handful of new nightlife businesses popping up around Western North Carolina in the coming weeks.
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 20:23

Concerts on the Creek returns to Sylva

Written by
The 6th annual Concerts on the Creek season begins on May 22, and will run from 7 to 9 p.m.…
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 21:13

Celebration honors Graham’s history

Written by
The Proctor Revival Organization will once again honor the history of Graham County May 1-31 with “A Time To Remember”…
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 21:12

New art installation in Waynesville

Written by
A solid marble statue is the newest art installation by the Waynesville Public Art Commission. 
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 21:09

Civil War remembrance, reenactment

Written by
In celebration of the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War and the “Last Shot Fired” at the…
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 16:11

QuickDraw art benefit at Laurel Ridge

Written by
The WNC QuickDraw will be from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Laurel Ridge Country Club in Waynesville.
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 16:04

A night of games, fun at Casino Royale

Written by
Casino Royale Night, a benefit for the Haywood Healthcare Foundation's Drug Abuse Coalition, will be held from 6 to 11…
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 15:58

Wilson brings jazz, swing to Classic Wineseller

Written by
The Russ Wilson Quartet will host an evening of jazz standards, swing and blues at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 16,…
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 15:56

Youth talent contest winners announced

Written by
The 18th Heritage Alive! Mountain Youth Talent Contest was held at the Greening Up the Mountains Festival on Saturday, April…
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 21:11

QuickDraw at Laurel Ridge

Written by
The WNC QuickDraw will be from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at Laurel Ridge Country Club in Waynesville.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:45

Greening Up welcomes spring

Written by
The 18th annual Greening Up the Mountains spring kickoff street festival will be held Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m.…
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:39

Greening Up the Mountains: Through the Hills

Written by
3 p.m. • Signature Brew Stage The newest musical entity in Western North Carolina, the Haywood County quartet brings together…
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:36

Greening Up the Mountains: Rye Baby

Written by
1:05 p.m. • Signature Brew Stage Hailing from Chattanooga, Rye Baby is a fiery duo, one that encompasses the honky-tonk…
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:17

Controlled Chaos Film Festival at WCU

Written by
Films created by Western Carolina University students will be screened at the sixth annual Controlled Chaos Film Festival at 7…
Folkmoot USA invites area collectors to its spring-cleaning fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at the…
Wednesday, 22 April 2015 15:12

‘American Idol’ winner to perform in Cherokee

Written by
American Idol Season 13 winner and Asheville native Caleb Johnson will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 2, at Harrah’s…
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:07

Friends of the Arts benefit, concert

Written by
A special performance by WCU alumna and recording artist Jeanne Jolly will take place as part of the Friends of…
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:06

WCU drummer tapped for U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps

Written by
Western Carolina University Pride of the Mountains Marching Band drummer Seth Estes, who graduates in May with a bachelor’s degree…
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:05

Vaudeville at The Strand

Written by
An intricate mix of artistic performance, The Moon Show will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 23, at The…
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 14:04

It's all about the chocolate

Written by
Bryson City chocolate cook-off Cooks of all things chocolate will square off at the 8th annual Chocolate Cook-Off from 2:30…
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:19

Lincoln assassination drama at HART

Written by
As part of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the production of “The Actor and The Assassin” will hit…
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:17

Jackson County students win Youth Art Month awards

Written by
More than 60 Jackson County school students received awards for work exhibited at Western Carolina University during Youth Art Month.
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:08

‘Peter Pan’ flies into WCU

Written by
The School of Stage and Screen will close its 2014-15 Mainstage season with a high-flying production of the J.M Barrie…
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:07

New art studio opens in Franklin

Written by
Colorful Creations, a “Paint Your Own Pottery” studio owned by Jimbo and Stacy Ledford, recently opened in Franklin.
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:05

Oyster, seafood festival returns to Maggie Valley

Written by
The Smoky Mountain Oyster & Seafood Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 18, at…
Tuesday, 07 April 2015 14:03

Canton concert to benefit Community Kitchen

Written by
Country/southern rocker Joe Lasher Jr. will perform at 7 p.m. April 18 at the Colonial Theatre in Canton. Tickets are…
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 15:27

Easter in Western North Carolina

Written by
With the celebration of Easter around the corner, below are several events in communities around our region, from church gathering…