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“Celebrating the Flora of the Smoky Mountains” at HCAC

Fri. 7 May, 2021 12:00 pm - Mon. 31 May, 2021 5:00 pm

The exhibit: “Celebrating the Flora of the Smoky Mountains” will run May 7-31 at the HCAC Gallery & Gifts showroom on Main Street in Waynesville. 

Farmer’s Market in Bryson City

Fri. 14 May, 2021 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Farmer’s Market (with artisans) will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays through October at 117 Island Street in Bryson City. Stop by the old barn by the river for local, homegrown produce, as well as baked goods, jellies and preserves, authentic crafts, and more. Food truck, picnic tables and a strolling musician. 

Fly Fishing Lessons

Fri. 14 May, 2021 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

A series of beginning fly fishing lessons starts this week at Lake Junalulska, scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon Fridays, May 7, 14 and 21, with a Saturday field trip to the West Fork of the Pigeon River May 22.  Cost is $10, with no fishing license required. Loaner rods are available. Register with Ian Smith at 828.452,6789 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Fundraiser for Wilderness Rescue Crews at Frog Level Brewing

All day

A nonprofit supporting wilderness rescue crews in Western North Carolina will hold a fundraiser next week in conjunction with Frog Level Brewery in Waynesville. From May 10-15, $1 for every 7 Clans Blonde Ale draft purchased will go toward the WNC Wilderness Safety Fund. Those who wish to learn more about the organization can stop by an information table that will be set up May 14-15.

"Clue" at Swain High School

Fri. 14 May, 2021 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The comedy mystery “Clue” will hit the stage at 7 p.m. May 7-8 and 14-15, and 2:30 p.m. May 9 and 16. Based on the iconic 1985 Paramount movie which was inspired by the classic Hasbro board game, “Clue” is a hilarious farce-meets-murder mystery. The tale begins at a remote mansion, where six mysterious guests assemble for an unusual dinner party where murder and blackmail are on the menu. Advance tickets may be purchased online at

TMJ at Frog Level Brewing

Fri. 14 May, 2021 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frog Level Brewing (Waynesville) will host TMJ May 14. All shows begin at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. 

Andrew Thelston Band at Lazy Hiker Brewing

Fri. 14 May, 2021 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lazy Hiker Brewing (Sylva) will host Andrew Thelston Band (Led Zeppelin tribute set) May 14. All shows begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. For more information and a complete schedule of events, click on

Bird in Hand at Mountain Layers Brewing

Fri. 14 May, 2021 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Mountain Layers Brewing (Bryson City) will host Bird In Hand May 14. All shows begin at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. 828.538.0115 or

G&LW Wholesale Gem Show

All day

“G&LW Wholesale Gem Show” will be held May 14-16 in Franklin. The trade shows are produced in many major trade centers across the United States for the convenience of wholesale buyers. For the past 43 years, G&LW’s multiple show venues have been, and continue to be, a top gem and mineral buyer destination. 601.879.8832 or

“Say Goodnight, Gracie” at HART

Fri. 14 May, 2021 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Starring Pasquale LaCorte as George Burns, “Say Goodnight, Gracie” will be held over for more performances following a high demand for tickets. The production will hit the stage at 7:30 p.m. May 7-8 and 14-15, and 2 p.m. May 9 and 16 at the Haywood Arts Regional Theatre in Waynesville. To make reservations, call the HART Box office at 828.456.6322.

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