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Keep up to date and enjoy the events happenings in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Jackson County North Carolina.

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May 2022

Concerts on the Creek

May 27 @ 7:00 pmJuly 2 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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June 2022

Concerts on the Creek

June 3 @ 7:00 pmJuly 9 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Concerts on the Creek

June 10 @ 7:00 pmJuly 16 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

June 17 @ 7:00 pmJuly 23 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

June 24 @ 7:00 pmJuly 30 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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July 2022

women enjoying the art show in jackson county

Summertime Mountain Artisans Arts & Crafts Show

July 1 @ 10:00 amJuly 2 @ 5:00 pm
Ramsey Activity Center, 92 Catamount Rd
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
+ Google Map

The Mountain Artisans shows are famous for featuring just the biggest selection of authentic handcrafted art and craft in this area, with over 100 artisans participating in this annual event. There is a wide selection of heritage craft. Several of the old time quilters still make them one at a time just for you. Goat milk soap, pine needle baskets, white oak baskets, hand tied brooms and cotton woven rugs are hard to find and all here. Some of the…

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Concerts on the Creek

July 1 @ 7:00 pmAugust 6 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Downtown Sylva Fourth of July Fireworks

July 4 @ 6:00 pm10:00 pm
Downtown Sylva, 773 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
flags on the fourth of July in jackson county

The town's annual July 4 Fireworks in Sylva should begin at dark (generally around 9:45 p.m.) and are visible from various locations throughout downtown Sylva and the immediate surrounding areas. The Fourth of July Celebration will feature fireworks, live music, food, dancing and fun in Sylva. Enjoy a full fireworks show that will light up the night sky on Sunday, July 4, 2021. The fireworks will be shot from Sunrise Park district against the stunning Plott Balsams mountain range and…

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Concerts on the Creek

July 4 @ 6:30 pm9:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

July 4 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

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Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

July 8 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

July 8 @ 7:00 pmAugust 13 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Cashiers Plein Air Festival

July 13July 17
Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
$25
Cashiers Plein Air Festival

Nationally acclaimed painters from throughout the country set up their easels to capture the beauty of the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau landscape and quaint mountain lifestyle. This type of outdoor location painting is known as en plein air, French for open air. The Cashiers Plein Air Festival is a biennial event held to raise funds to enhance The Village Green. During this week-long event, artists set up their easels in and around Cashiers to create original art depicting the area. These unique paintings are…

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Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

July 15 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

July 15 @ 7:00 pmAugust 20 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Front Street Arts and Crafts Show

July 16 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
Front Street, Dillsboro, 42 Front Street
Dillsboro, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map

ake a deep breath and enjoy the walk-about town of Dillsboro during the Front Street Arts & Crafts Festival on Saturday, July 17, 2021.  Front Street gets its name from running alongside the tracks of the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad…and when a festival hits the town, the street comes alive with fine arts and crafts from local artisans and home spun musical talent.  Strewn with vibrant colors, inviting festival aromas—kettle corn, funnel cakes, fried pies—the ringing of stringed instruments, and the sound of dancing feet, the Front Street Arts and Crafts Show will provide fun for all ages!

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West Fork of the Tuckasegee River Recreational Releases

July 16 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 04.03.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 06.04.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.16.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.23.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.20.2022 at 10:00 am

High Falls / Cullowhee Falls River put-in, 1966 Pine Creek Road
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
+ Google Map

Experienced paddlers from throughout the southeast turn out for the West Fork annual recreational releases. During the summer months, the Lake Glenville Dam releases whitewater into the west fork of the Tuckasegee River, creating class IV rapids over a 5.5-mile stretch. Release dates for 2022 are April 2 -3, June 4, July 16, July 23, Aug. 6 & 20. Information on Glenville Dam releases and the whitewater conditions can be found here. Access to the High Falls trail is directly…

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Concerts on the Creek

July 22 @ 7:00 pmAugust 27 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

West Fork of the Tuckasegee River Recreational Releases

July 23 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 04.03.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 06.04.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.16.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.23.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.20.2022 at 10:00 am

High Falls / Cullowhee Falls River put-in, 1966 Pine Creek Road
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
+ Google Map

Experienced paddlers from throughout the southeast turn out for the West Fork annual recreational releases. During the summer months, the Lake Glenville Dam releases whitewater into the west fork of the Tuckasegee River, creating class IV rapids over a 5.5-mile stretch. Release dates for 2022 are April 2 -3, June 4, July 16, July 23, Aug. 6 & 20. Information on Glenville Dam releases and the whitewater conditions can be found here. Access to the High Falls trail is directly…

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Concerts on the Creek

July 29 @ 7:00 pmSeptember 3 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

August 2022

Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

August 5 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

August 5 @ 7:00 pmSeptember 10 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

West Fork of the Tuckasegee River Recreational Releases

August 6 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 04.03.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 06.04.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.16.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.23.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.20.2022 at 10:00 am

High Falls / Cullowhee Falls River put-in, 1966 Pine Creek Road
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
+ Google Map

Experienced paddlers from throughout the southeast turn out for the West Fork annual recreational releases. During the summer months, the Lake Glenville Dam releases whitewater into the west fork of the Tuckasegee River, creating class IV rapids over a 5.5-mile stretch. Release dates for 2022 are April 2 -3, June 4, July 16, July 23, Aug. 6 & 20. Information on Glenville Dam releases and the whitewater conditions can be found here. Access to the High Falls trail is directly…

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Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

August 6 @ 10:00 amAugust 7 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 10.01.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 10.02.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.07.2022 at 10:00 am

Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
+ Google Map
women buying art at the arts and craft show in jackson county

Handmade crafts, quality folk art, live music, food, fine jewelry, Humane Society adoptions and much, much more! Visit Sapphire Valley for these great arts and craft shows located on the athletic field in the heart of Sapphire Valley.

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Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

August 7 @ 10:00 amAugust 8 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 10.01.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 10.02.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.07.2022 at 10:00 am

Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
+ Google Map
women buying art at the arts and craft show in jackson county

Handmade crafts, quality folk art, live music, food, fine jewelry, Humane Society adoptions and much, much more! Visit Sapphire Valley for these great arts and craft shows located on the athletic field in the heart of Sapphire Valley.

Find out more »

Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

August 12 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

August 12 @ 7:00 pmSeptember 17 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

August 19 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

Find out more »

Concerts on the Creek

August 19 @ 7:00 pmSeptember 24 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

Find out more »

West Fork of the Tuckasegee River Recreational Releases

August 20 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 04.03.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 06.04.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.16.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 07.23.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.20.2022 at 10:00 am

High Falls / Cullowhee Falls River put-in, 1966 Pine Creek Road
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
+ Google Map

Experienced paddlers from throughout the southeast turn out for the West Fork annual recreational releases. During the summer months, the Lake Glenville Dam releases whitewater into the west fork of the Tuckasegee River, creating class IV rapids over a 5.5-mile stretch. Release dates for 2022 are April 2 -3, June 4, July 16, July 23, Aug. 6 & 20. Information on Glenville Dam releases and the whitewater conditions can be found here. Access to the High Falls trail is directly…

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Cashiers Designer Showhouse

August 26 @ 8:00 amSeptember 4 @ 5:00 pm
Cashiers Designer Showhouse 2022 Cashiers, 28717 United States + Google Map
$25

Cashiers Designer Showhouse will celebrate its 25th Anniversary with a classic mountain retreat designed with the modern family in mind. The home is located in Fieldstone, the newest neighborhood of the prestigious High Hampton Club. Recognized designers from across the southeast will add their distinctive touches to the spacious 4 bedroom, 4 1/2 bathhouse, which features a variety of work/play areas including the Great Room, an office, a solarium, and a loft. It’s the perfect mountain getaway for multi-generational family…

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Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

August 26 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on 06.03.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 06.17.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.08.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 07.15.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.05.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.12.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.19.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
+ Google Map
Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

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Concerts on the Creek

August 26 @ 7:00 pmOctober 1 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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The Qualla Country Trout Tournament

August 27 @ 6:30 amAugust 28 @ 8:30 pm
Cherokee Enterprise Waters Cherokee, NC 28719 United States + Google Map
$22
Qualla Country Trout Tournament

The Qualla Country Trout Tournament brings the best of fishing and some friendly competition for all anglers.

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September 2022

Groovin’ on the Green Summer Concert Series

September 2 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm
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One event on 08.26.2022 at 6:30 pm

One event on 09.02.2022 at 6:30 pm

The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
live music at grooving on the green in jackson county

Groovin’ On The Green has gleaned popularity as a Friday night destination in Cashiers.  The music is always good, the program varied.  Summertime, the green of the green, the blankets and chairs all around with happy people and their dogs.  That’s what Groovin’ is all about.  Great music in a stunning venue in the beautiful weather.  The summer concert series for 2022 will be held Fridays (with exception of May 23, July 4 and Sept. 5) at 6:30 pm at…

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Concerts on the Creek

September 2 @ 7:00 pmOctober 8 @ 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until 09.02.2022

One event on 07.04.2022 at 6:30 pm

Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
band performing at concerts on the creek in Sylva

These mountains are known as much for the music that comes out of them as they are for their picturesque vistas, cascading waterfalls and alluring trails. Some of the world’s finest musicians have come from Western North Carolina and that rich tradition carries on today. Here in Jackson County, the Town of Sylva, Jackson County Parks and Recreation Department and Jackson County Chamber of Commerce team up to produce the Concerts on the Creek series at the Bridge Park gazebo…

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Fall Fling Arts & Crafts Walk

September 3 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
Front Street, Dillsboro, 42 Front Street
Dillsboro, NC 28779 United States
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Free

As we transition from Summer to Fall, the unique shops of Dillsboro highlight locally handmade arts and crafts at our new Fall Fling Art and Craft Walk. Shops will feature their handmade items and local artists will display their work and demonstrate the crafting process. Restaurants and breweries will be open serving delicious food and craft beer and enjoy live music and entertainment.

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Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon and 5K

September 17 @ 7:30 am11:00 am
Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds, 545 Tsali Blvd
Cherokee, NC 28719 United States
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$60
Cherokee Harvest 5k and Hal-Marathon

Enjoy the best of the beginnings of the fall season by competing in the Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon and 5k. This athletic event combines the best of the Great Smoky Mountains, culture, competition, and fall weather for every participant. Get on your running gear and get out to the Cherokee Fair Grounds for this truly amazing race. Courtesy of EBCI Destination Marketing

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Green Energy Park Youth Arts Fest

September 17 @ 9:00 am3:00 pm
Green Energy Park, 100 Green Energy Park Rd.
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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Free
boy throwing paint and making art in jackson county

A celebration of art, music, green energy & community fun for the entire family! Each year the Green Energy Park host dozens of organizations and regional artists who come to share their knowledge and the love of the arts. Last year we had over 1000 visitors! You and your family can enjoy: • Face painting • Jewelry making • Throwing clay pots • Painting with flip-flops • Handprint painting our logo on canvas • Block printing • Recycled bugs • Live…

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Mountain Heritage Day

September 24 @ 10:00 am5:00 pm
Ramsey Activity Center, 92 Catamount Rd
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
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Free
girls tap dancing on heritage day in jackson county

Enjoy one of the top 20 events in the Southeast with live entertainment, 130+ food, and craft vendors, tons of family-friendly activities, interactive kids area, along with performances and demonstrations celebrating the Southern Appalachian mountain culture.

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October 2022

Colorfest! Arts & Crafts Walk

October 1 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
Front Street, Dillsboro, 42 Front Street
Dillsboro, NC 28779 United States
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This unique historic town welcomes visitors to enjoy this year's Arts & Crafts Walk. Although the event has been changed a little this year, attendees will still enjoy meeting and talking with local artists and learning about their work. All the while surrounded by the spectacular beauty of the mountains.

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Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

October 1 @ 10:00 amOctober 2 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on 08.07.2022 at 10:00 am

Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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women buying art at the arts and craft show in jackson county

Handmade crafts, quality folk art, live music, food, fine jewelry, Humane Society adoptions and much, much more! Visit Sapphire Valley for these great arts and craft shows located on the athletic field in the heart of Sapphire Valley.

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Sapphire Valley Arts & Crafts Show

October 2 @ 10:00 amOctober 3 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on 08.06.2022 at 10:00 am

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One event on 10.02.2022 at 10:00 am

One event on 08.07.2022 at 10:00 am

Sapphire Valley Resort, 127 Cherokee Trail
Sapphire, NC 28774 United States
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women buying art at the arts and craft show in jackson county

Handmade crafts, quality folk art, live music, food, fine jewelry, Humane Society adoptions and much, much more! Visit Sapphire Valley for these great arts and craft shows located on the athletic field in the heart of Sapphire Valley.

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Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival

October 7 @ 10:00 amOctober 9 @ 5:00 pm
The Village Green, 160 Frank Allen Road
Cashiers, NC 28717 United States
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Free
Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival

Some may be sad to see summer go, but the crisp, cool fall air brings lots of fun to the mountain town of Cashiers, NC. The change of seasons calls thousands of “leaf peepers” to our area to enjoy the brilliant fall foliage. The festival is recognized as one of the "Top 20" events in the Southeast for the month of October. The Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival has been an annual attraction for over 10 years and is held to…

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November 2022

WNC Pottery Festival

November 5 @ 10:00 am4:00 pm
Bridge Park, 76 Railroad Ave
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
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$5
WNC Pottery Festival, Sylva

Showcasing the work of more than 40 master potters from 13 states. This year’s festival will be held at Sylva’s Bridge Park. A variety of clay art styles will be presented. Those who purchase a ticket online will be able to enter 30 minutes early for a special event preview. The event is juried and the lineup of potters is impressive. The event has been named one of the “Top 20” events in the Southeast for November. $5 ticket includes…

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Mountain Artisans Hard Candy Christmas

November 25 @ 10:00 amNovember 26 @ 5:00 pm
Ramsey Activity Center, 92 Catamount Rd
Cullowhee, NC 28723 United States
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$5.00
Event - Hard Candy Christmas

Over a hundred regional artisans have their handmade on display for sale in this folk and heritage craft show. The show has everything from quilters to soap makers, basket makers, leather craftsmen, master jewelers and more. Started in 1987, the event has grown every year and now takes place at Western Carolina University's Ramsey Center in Cullowhee, North Carolina. Children under 12 free & free parking.

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December 2022

Sylva Tree Lighting

December 2 @ 3:00 pm7:00 pm
Downtown Sylva, 773 W. Main Street
Sylva, NC 28779 United States
courthouse decorated for christmas in jackson county

Kick-off the holidays with Christmas in Sylva, a Holiday weekend. Experience the joy of the town's holiday centerpiece as it is brought to life with twinkling Christmas lights. The event takes place downtown a the foot of the Historic Courthouse at 7 p.m

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Dillsboro Lights & Luminaries

December 2 @ 5:00 pm8:00 pm
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One event on 12.03.2022 at 5:00 pm

One event on 12.09.2022 at 5:00 pm

One event on 12.10.2022 at 5:00 pm

Front Street, Dillsboro, 42 Front Street
Dillsboro, NC 28779 United States
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Free
Dillsboro Luminaries

Journey back to the days of yesteryear. Experience the magic as the entire town is transformed into a winter wonderland of lights, candles, laughter, and song! 2,500 luminaries light your way to shops and studios as shopkeepers provide holiday treats with hot cider and cocoa. Enjoy live music while the children will experience a socially distant and safe visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. This event will take place the first two Friday and Saturdays of December.

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Cashiers Christmas Parade

December 3 @ 3:00 pm4:00 pm
NC United States + Google Map
Free
mrs. claus playing with dog at Christmas festival in jackson county

The Cashiers Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to plan and produce the Cashiers Christmas Parade with local businesses, organizations, and residents celebrating the holiday season. Chamber staff organizes parade theme, volunteers, participating lineup, awards and live broadcast of the event from the Cashiers Crossroads. The one-mile parade route starts on Highway 107 South and heads North towards the Cashiers Crossroads where participants are announced to the crowd. The parade then turns left on US Hwy 64 heading West and…

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Dillsboro Lights & Luminaries

December 3 @ 5:00 pm8:00 pm
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One event on 12.03.2022 at 5:00 pm

One event on 12.09.2022 at 5:00 pm

One event on 12.10.2022 at 5:00 pm

Front Street, Dillsboro, 42 Front Street
Dillsboro, NC 28779 United States
+ Google Map
Free
Dillsboro Luminaries

Journey back to the days of yesteryear. Experience the magic as the entire town is transformed into a winter wonderland of lights, candles, laughter, and song! 2,500 luminaries light your way to shops and studios as shopkeepers provide holiday treats with hot cider and cocoa. Enjoy live music while the children will experience a socially distant and safe visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus. This event will take place the first two Friday and Saturdays of December.

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