Month Flat Week Day

Farmer’s Market in Bryson City

Sat. 19 Jun, 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. 

Juneteenth Journey to Freedom Together 5k

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Juneteenth Journey to Freedom Together 5K and 1K Fun Walk will step off at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 19, at Mark Watson Park in Sylva. It is organized by the Jackson County NAACP and will raise money for student scholarships and to bring the Harriet Tubman Journey to Freedom Sculpture to Sylva. In addition, a virtual bike ride will be held June 14-19. Cost is $30 for the 5K or bike ride and $20 for the 1K. Register by June 6 at www.jacksonncnaacp.org.

Help clean up Richland Creek

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Help clean up Richland Creek from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 19, in Waynesville. Organized by Haywood Waterways Association. RSVP by June 17 to Christine O’Brien at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 828.476.4667, ext. 11.

Celebrate National Trails Day w/ Sierra Designs

All day

Black Balsam Knob in the Pisgah National Forest is one of seven spots nationwide that Sierra Designs ambassadors have chosen to celebrate National Trails Day. On Saturday, June 19, ambassadors will be at Black Balsam to host a trailside happy hour and hand out Sierra Designs swag as part of the Toasts on Trail program, designed to encourage people to get out and hike. Black Balsam is the only East Coast location among the seven, which also include sites in Alaska, Colorado, Washington and Minnesota. www.sierradesigns.com/toasts-on-trail.

Ron Hunnicutt exhibit at Macon County Public Library

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 10:00 am - 11:00 am

“Faces,” an exhibit of drawings by the late Ron Hunnicutt, who passed away in February, will be held May 15 through the end of June at the Macon County Public Library in Franklin. The public is invited to an opening reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 15, at the library. 828.524.3600.

Bryson City Wine Market Wine Tasting

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Bryson City Wine Market will host weekly wine flight tasting events from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. The market will also serve wine by the glass from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 

With Heart Projects Golf Tournament

All day

With Heart Projects will host its first Annual Charity Golf Tournament at 12 p.m. Saturday, June 19, at the Waynesville Inn and Golf Resort. This is a four person captains choice tournament, entry fee is $250 and registration begins at 11 a.m. For more information contact Gabriel Frazier at 229-315-4240 or on With Heart Projects Facebook and Instagram. 

Free wine tasting at The Wine Bar & Cellar

Sat. 19 Jun, 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. 

Waynesville Art School drop-in class

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Waynesville Art School will host “Cardboard Animals” drop-in class from 3-5 p.m. Saturday, June 19, for ages 4-13. Registration is required, cost is $25, parents may accompany children free of charge. 828.246.9869 or www.waynesvilleartschool.com/register-online

Waynesville Art School Relax & Paint Night

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Waynesville Art School will host Relax & Paint! Night for Adults from 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 19. Cost is $35, no experience necessary. Easy to follow step by step instructions are provided. 828.246.9869 or www.waynesvilleartschool.com/register-online

QuickDraw Art Sale

All day

QuickDraw, a local art initiative that funds art supplies in rural WNC schools is selling art for education online now through June 30. The fundraiser presents art to buy or bid on, and a giveaway basket opportunity for donors. Proceeds fund art education in Haywood County through teacher classroom supply grants and student scholarships. The online art market and art auction can be accessed at:   https://wnc-quick-draw.myshopify.com/. QuickDrawofWNC.com or 828-734-5747. 

Bob Keel at Frog Level Brewing

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Frog Level Brewing (Waynesville) will host Bob Keel June 19. All shows begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.454.5664 or www.froglevelbrewing.com. 

Saturdays On Pine

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

 Saturdays On Pine (Highlands) will be held at the Kelsey-Hutchinson Park from 6 to 8:30 p.m. with Crowe Brothers (bluegrass/Americana) June 12 and Americana Jones June 19. Free and open to the public. www.highlandschamber.org.

Pioneer Chicken Stand at Nantahala Outdoor Center

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nantahala Outdoor Center (Nantahala Gorge) will host Pioneer Chicken Stand June 19. All shows begin at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. 888.905.7238 or www.noc.com

Pickin' on the Square

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

“Pickin’ on the Square” (Franklin) will host Tugelo Holler (jamgrass) June 12 and Michael Reno Harrell (singer-songwriter) June 19. All shows start at 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. Located on Main Street. www.franklin-chamber.com

An Appalachian Evening Series at Stecoah Valley Center

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Stecoah Valley Center (Robbinsville) “An Appalachian Evening” series will host The Jones Brothers & Julie Nelms June 5, Frank & Allie June 12 and Buncombe Turnpike June 19. The three shows are free and open to the public. A special online performance by The Kruger Brothers will be June 26. Ticketed shows will include The Jeff Little Trio July 10 ($25), Liam Purcell & Cane Mill Road July 17 ($15) and Darin & Brooke Aldridge July 24 ($25). 828.479.3364 or www.stecoahvalleycenter.com

Unto These Hills

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The “Unto These Hills” stage production will be held at 8 p.m. Monday to Saturday from May 19 through Aug. 14 at the Mountainside Theater in Cherokee. There will also be a 10:30 a.m. show all Saturdays in July. For more information and to purchase tickets, click on www.cherokeehistorical.org.

The High Strangeness at Lazy Hiker Brewing

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Lazy Hiker Brewing (Franklin) will host The High Strangeness (rock) June 19. All shows begin at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Free and open to the public. 828.342.5133 or www.lazyhikerbrewing.com.

Positive Mental Attitude at Boojum Brewing

Sat. 19 Jun, 2021 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Boojum Brewing (Waynesville) will host Positive Mental Attitude (rock/roots) June 19. All shows begin at 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. 828.246.0350 or www.boojumbrewing.com

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