A&E Briefs

On the Beat

•  Balsam Falls Brewing  (Sylva) will host an open mic from 8 to 10 p.m. every Thursday. Free and open to the public. 828.631.1987 or balsamfallsbrewing.com

•  Blue Ridge Beer Hub  (Waynesville) will host a semi-regular acoustic jam with the Main Street NoTones from 7 to 9 p.m. every first and third Thursday of the month. Free and open to the public. For more information, click on blueridgebeerhub.com. 

•  Boojum Brewing  (Waynesville) will host karaoke at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesdays, trivia at 7 p.m. on Thursdays and host semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows begin at 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted. 828.246.0350 or boojumbrewing.com .  

•  Currahee Brewing  (Franklin) will host Dirty Dave (singer-songwriter) 7 p.m. Nov. 26. Free and open to the public. 828.634.0078 or curraheebrew.com

•  Farm At Old Edwards  (Highlands) will host the “Orchard Sessions” on select dates. Tickets start at $25 per person. For tickets, click on oldedwardshospitality.com/orchardsessions. 

•  First Presbyterian Church of Franklin  will host the “CareNet Benefit Concert” at 3 p.m. Dec. 4. Admission to the concert is free, with a love offering being taken for CareNet. FPC-Franklin will match the first $1,000 of donations. For more information, please contact the church office at 828.524.3119. 

•  Folkmoot Friendship Center  (Waynesville) will host Darren Nicholson w/Tim McWilliams, William Ritter & Audie Blaylock (Americana/bluegrass) 7 p.m. Dec. 13. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. folkmoot.org. 

•  Fontana Village Resort Wildwood Grill  will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. 800.849.2258 or fontanavillage.com. 

•  Frog Level Brewing  (Waynesville) will host Nick Mac & The Noise Nov. 25, Aunt Vicki Nov. 26, and “Jingle Jam” with Abby Bryant & The Echoes (indie/soul), The Get Right Band (rock/jam), Pink Beds (indie/rock), Arnold Hill (rock/jam), and more from noon to midnight Dec. 3 (admission is $12). All shows begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public.  828.454.5664 or froglevelbrewing.co m. 

•  Frog Quarters  (Franklin) will host live music every Saturday. All shows are free and are held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located at 573 East Main St. littletennessee.org or 828.369.8488. 

•  Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort  (Cherokee) will host semi-regular live music and entertainment on the weekends. For a full schedule of events and/or to buy tickets, caesars.com/harrahs-cherokee. 

•  Innovation Brewing  (Sylva) will host “Trivia Night with Kirk” from 7 to 9 p.m. every Tuesday, Open Mic Night every Wednesday and JR Williams Nov. 26. All shows begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. innovation-brewing.com

•  Innovation Station  (Dillsboro) will host “Music Bingo” with Hibiscus Sunshine every Wednesday and Calico Bear Dec. 2. All events begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. innovation-brewing.com. 

•  Lazy Hiker Brewing  (Sylva) will host Trivia Night at 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Old Time Jam 6:30 p.m. every Thursday and semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.349.2337 or lazyhikerbrewing.com

•  Marianna Black Library  (Bryson City) Community Jam will resume in April. Free and open to the public. 828.488.3030 or fontanalib.org/brysoncity

•  Moss Valley  (Franklin) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. Food trucks and beverages available onsite. Bring a lawn chair. Presented by Drake Software. 

•  Mountain Layers Brewing  (Bryson City) will host Open Mic Night w/Ivor Sparks every Wednesday, Steve Heffker (singer-songwriter) Nov. 26 and Heidi Holton (blues/folk) 5 p.m. Nov. 27. All shows begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.538.0115 or mountainlayersbrewingcompany.com. 

•  Nantahala Brewing (Sylva) will host Shane Meade & Friends (indie/soul) 7:30 p.m. Nov. 26. Free and open to the public. 828.641.9797 or nantahalabrewing.co m. 

•  Nantahala Outdoor Center  (Nantahala Gorge) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows behind at 5 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. noc.com

•  Orchard Coffee  (Waynesville) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. 828.246.9264 or orchardcoffeeroasters.com. 

•  Quirky Birds Treehouse & Bistro  (Dillsboro) will host Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. every Tuesday and semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. 828.586.1717 or facebook.com/quirkybirdstreehouse. 

•  Rathskeller Coffee Haus & Pub  (Franklin) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Shows begin at 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. 828.369.6796. 

•  Salty Dog’s Seafood & Grill  (Maggie Valley) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. 828.926.9105. 

•  The Scotsman  (Waynesville) will host The Carter Giegerich Trio (Celtic/bluegrass) from 2 to 5 p.m. every Sunday and Bridget Gossett & Tyler Kirkpatrick (Americana/blues) Nov. 25. All shows begin at 9 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.246.6292 or scotsmanpublic.com. 

•  SlopeSide Tavern  (Sapphire) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. 828.743.8655 or slopesidetavern.com. 

 

•  Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts (Franklin) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. For more information and/or to purchase tickets, click on smokymountainarts.com or 828.524.1598. 

•  Southern Porch  (Canton) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. 828.492.8009 or southern-porch.com

•  The Ugly Dog Pub  (Cashiers) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. 828.743.3000 or theuglydogpub.com

•  Unplugged Pub  (Bryson City) will host Tricia Ann Nov. 25 and Carolina Freightshakers (rock/oldies) Nov. 26. All shows begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.538.2488. 

•  Valley Cigar & Wine Co . (Waynesville) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows are at 2 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.944.0686 or valleycigarandwineco.com. 

•  Valley Tavern (Maggie Valley) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.926.7440 or valley-tavern.com

•  Water’n Hole Bar & Grill (Waynesville) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. All shows begin at 9:30 p.m. 828.456.4750 or facebook.com/waternhole.bar

•  Wine Bar & Cellar  (Sylva) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. 828.631.3075 or facebook.com/thewinebarandcellar. 

•  Yonder Community Market (Franklin) will host semi-regular live music on the weekends. Free and open to the public. Donations encouraged. 828.200.2169 or eatrealfoodinc.com. 

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