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Guest Appreciation Festival at Nantahala Outdoor Center

Wed. 1 Sep, 2021 8:00 am - Thu. 30 Sep, 2021 8:00 pm

In lieu of its ever-popular Guest Appreciation Festival, the Nantahala Outdoor Center in Swain County will instead move to a Guest Appreciation Month  (September) of Celebration for 2021. Stay tuned for details at

Wildlife Through Local Lenses at Macon Library

Wed. 1 Sep, 2021 9:00 am - Thu. 30 Sep, 2021 6:00 pm

Wildlife through the lenses of local photographers will be on display at the Macon County Public Library through the month of September. Library hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

Thursday Painters

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursday Painters group of artists come together every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for fellowship and to paint in Franklin. Free and open to the public. All skill levels and mediums are welcome. Participants are responsible for their own project and a bag lunch. For more information call The Uptown Gallery at 828-349-4607 or contact Pat Mennenger at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Free wine tasting at The Wine Bar & Cellar

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 2:08 pm - 3:08 pm

There will be a free wine tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. every Thursday and 2 to 5 p.m. every Saturday at The Wine Bar & Cellar in Sylva. 828.631.3075. 

ArborEvenings at the N.C. Arboretum

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

ArborEvenings is back at the N.C. Arboretum in Asheville, offering opportunity to spend 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday and Friday evenings strolling through the gardens through Oct. 1. Visitors can purchase food and beverages, sip and stroll through the gardens while experiencing a variety of local and regional artists. Free with standard $16 parking fee, and free for Arboretum Society members.

Trivia at Boojum Brewing

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Boojum Brewing (Waynesville) will host trivia at 7 p.m. on Thursdays. Free and open to the public. 828.246.0350 or

Open mic at Balsam Falls Brewing

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Open Mic at Balsam Falls Brewing

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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

Karaoke at Water'n Hole Bar & Grill

All day

Water’n Hole Bar & Grill (Waynesville) will host karaoke on Thursday nights. 828.456.4750 or

Yoga at Inspiration Point

Thu. 23 Sep, 2021 10:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Waynesville Yoga Center will host Yoga at Inspiration Point this summer. On Tuesdays from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Amber Russo will teach mixed level flow and on Thursday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Amber Kleid will teach gentle yoga. 

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