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Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00

Singing In The Smokies returns to Bryson

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The Singing In The Smokies Independence Weekend Festival will run from July 3-5 at Inspiration Park in Bryson City. 
Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00

Haywood arts council gets new director

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The Haywood County Arts Council recently hired Jodi John Pippin as their new part-time executive director as of June 2014. 
Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00

Cullowhee Mountain ARTS programs

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There will be a handful of youth arts programs held throughout July as part of the Cullowhee Mountain ARTS summer…
Wednesday, 25 June 2014 00:00

39th annual Pow Wow returns to Cherokee

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The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Pow Wow will be held July 4-6 at the Acquoni Expo Center.
Wednesday, 18 June 2014 00:00

HCC to offer classes in the Appalachian Music Program

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Haywood Community College’s Appalachian Music Program will be offering a handful of classes funded by a generous grant from the…
Wednesday, 18 June 2014 00:00

Cabaret show at The Classic Wineseller

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Singer-songwriter James Hammel will present a cabaret story through song in “Celebrating a Collage of Life — a Journey Through…
Wednesday, 18 June 2014 00:00

‘Oklahoma!’ rolls into Franklin

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“Oklahoma!,” the first musical written by the dynamic duo Rodgers and Hammerstein, will hit the stage at 7:30 p.m. June…
Wednesday, 18 June 2014 00:00

PlottFest returns to Maggie

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A benefit for Head Start of Haywood and Jackson counties, PlottFest will be held June 21-22 at the Maggie Valley…
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 14:11

Cherokee Voices Festival showcases artists, storytelling

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The Cherokee Voices Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 14 at The Museum of the…
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 14:09

HART celebrates 30 years

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The Haywood Arts Regional Theatre will celebrate 30 years with a “Hart Hat Party” from 6 to 8 p.m. June…
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 14:08

WCU Bardo Center receives acclaim

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The Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at Western Carolina University was recently named among BestValueSchools.com’s list entitled “The 25…
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 14:06

Bluegrass in Cherokee Festival returns

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The Bluegrass in Cherokee Festival will run June 12-14 at the Happy Holiday RV Village in Cherokee. Showcasing some of…
Wednesday, 11 June 2014 14:05

Gin Blossoms, Spin Doctors to play Harrah’s June 19

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Alternative rock bands Gin Blossoms and Spin Doctors will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, June 19, at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00

38 Special to play Franklin

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Classic rockers 38 Special will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 13, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00

Cullowhee Mountain ARTS summer series kicks off

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The Cullowhee Mountain ARTS summer series will commence June 15-20 at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee.  The five-week series includes art…
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00

WCU, Mountain Heritage Day anniversary exhibit

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Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center will open two new exhibits highlighting the 125th anniversary of the university’s founding and…
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00

WCU accepting nominations for Mountain Heritage Awards

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Western Carolina University is accepting nominations for the 2014 Mountain Heritage Awards, honors bestowed annually on one individual and one…
Tuesday, 03 June 2014 15:34

Civil War reenactment at The Shelton House

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A Civil War reenactment will be June 13-14 at The Shelton House in Waynesville. Enjoy lectures, Civil War reenactments, displays…
Tuesday, 03 June 2014 15:32

Appalachian Lifestyle Celebration is June 14

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The 4th annual Appalachian Lifestyle Celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 14, in downtown…
Tuesday, 03 June 2014 15:32

Jim Gaffigan to play Harrah’s

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Acclaimed comedian Jim Gaffigan will perform at 7:30 p.m. June 14 at Harrah’s Cherokee. Gaffigan has proven to be a…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:40

Sedaka musical comedy comes to HART

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The musical comedy “Breaking Up is Hard to Do” will be extended with showings at 7:30 p.m. May 30, 31,…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:37

Haywood Studio Tour issues call for artists

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The New Haywood Art Studio Tour — scheduled for Oct. 25-26 — is open to all artists who either reside…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:08

Student/artist sculpture installed

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Smokey Mountain Elementary School sixth- and seventh-grade art students were part of a recent Artists-in-Education project that resulted in a…
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:05

Loretta Lynn to play Franklin

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Country icon Loretta Lynn will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 6, at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Liar’s Bench says farewell with Lough

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The Liar’s Bench will hold its final performance of Appalachian storytelling and music at 7 p.m. May 29 in the…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

‘Unto These Hills’ opens May 31

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The “Unto These Hills” outdoor drama will run at 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday May 31-Aug. 16 at the Mountainside…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Open call for Jackson art grants

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The Jackson County Arts Council is currently accepting applications for the North Carolina Grassroots Grant and the Jackson County Grant.…
Wednesday, 21 May 2014 00:00

Frog Level Brewing to teach SCC brewing class

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Brewmaster Clark Williams, owner of Frog Level Brewing in Waynesville, will teach a beer-making class from June 3 to July…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:21

HCC Professional Crafts Students hold graduate show

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Haywood Community College’s Professional Crafts department 2014 Graduate Show will run from May 17 through Sept. 14 at the Southern…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:19

Blues, Brew & BBQ festival in Cashiers

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The Blues, Brew and BBQ festival will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, May 24, at the Village Commons…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:16

Celebration honors Graham County’s history, people

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The Proctor Revival Organization will once again honor the history of Graham County through May 31 with “A Time To…
Wednesday, 14 May 2014 14:15

Dolly Parton to play Harrah’s

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Country superstar Dolly Parton will perform at 7:30 p.m. May 25 at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:28

Chicago to hit the Harrah’s stage

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Classic rock icons Chicago will perform at 9 p.m. May 16 at Harrah’s Cherokee. The Grammy and American Music Award-winning…
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:28

WCU unveils schedule for Galaxy of Stars Series

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The Galaxy of Stars Series at Western Carolina University will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a lineup highlighted by a…
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:27

Sylva library welcomes multi-instrumentalist

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Musician Marshall Ballew will perform at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, at the Jackson County Public Library in Sylva.
Wednesday, 07 May 2014 14:26

Comedy-drama hits the stage in Bryson City

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The comic/drama “Painting Churches” will kickoff Smoky Mountain Community Theatre’s 2014 production season at 7:30 p.m., May 9-11 and 16-19…
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:02

Blues, brews and BBQ

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“Woofstock — Blues, Brews & BBQ” will be held from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at McGuire Gardens…
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

REO Speedwagon to play Harrah’s

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Iconic rockers REO Speedwagon will play at 9 p.m. Feb. 14 at Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center.
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Art After Dark returns to Waynesville

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Art After Dark continues from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 2, in downtown Waynesville.
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Moscow Festival Ballet to hit Franklin stage

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The Moscow Festival Ballet will perform “Sleeping Beauty” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the Smoky Mountain Center for…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 15:11

Greening Up the Mountains 2014

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The 17th annual Greening Up the Mountains Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 26,…
A retreat for writers and artists will be held at Lake Logan Retreat Center May 18-23 by Cullowhee Mountain ARTS,…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:00

WCU to launch 125th anniversary celebration game

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As part of Western Carolina University’s yearlong observance of the 125th anniversary of the founding of the institution, a game…
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:00

Alice in Chains comes to Harrah’s

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Grunge rockers Alice in Chains will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, May 2, at Harrah’s Cherokee.
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:27

Southern Fried Chicks bring laughs to Franklin

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The Southern Fried Chicks Cage-Free Comedy Tour will hit is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Smoky…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:25

Easter events

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Lake Junaluska offers Easter weekend activities, services The Easter weekend celebration at Lake Junaluska will be held April 19-20. On…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:24

‘The Fantasticks’ hits the stage at WCU

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“The Fantasticks,” the world’s longest-running musical, will bring a steampunk-styled allegory about deceit, disillusionment and devotion to the stage at…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:22

Students place high at culinary competition

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Southwestern Community College culinary students C.J. Reum and Scott Dolbee recently placed fourth at the Wake Tech Culinary Arts Showcase…
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:22

Film to celebrate National Poetry Month

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April is National Poetry Month, and the occasion will be celebrated with a special film presentation at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday,…