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Calendar of Events


 

Events July 30, 2014 and later

Jul 29 - Aug 3, 2014
BLOWING ROCK CHARITY HORSE SHOW - Hunter & Jumper II
Location: Mayview Park
91st Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show Dates Announced.The Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show is among the oldest continually operating horse shows in America.
Jul 31 - Aug 3, 2014
BRAHM Art & Antiques Weekend Event
Location: Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
828-295-9099
View hundreds of beautiful antiques and art pieces at this annual exhibition and sale presented by the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum.
Aug 9 - 10, 2014
Riders In The Sky
Location: Tweetsie Railroad
800-526-5740
An annual event! Come hear Grammy award-winning music and comedy from America's Favorite Cowboys. Shows daily at Noon & 3:00 pm. First-come, first-seated; reservations not required; shows are included with regular park admission.
Aug 10 - 15, 2014
"Groovy Nights 6" Variety Show
6 pm
Location: Blowing Rock Country Club
828.295.9347
Fun Variety Show with refreshments. Part of the Blowing Rock Country Club's Community Day fundraiser, benefiting the Blowing Rock Community Club. Three shows!
Aug 23, 2014
2nd Annual Rotary Charity Auction
Location: American Legion Hall at 333 Wallingford St, Blowing Rock
Great items up for auction! More info coming soon.
Sep 6 - 7, 2014
Railroad Heritage Weekend
Location: Tweetsie Railroad
800-526-5740
Celebrate the golden age of steam locomotives behind Tweetsie's historic coal-fired steam engines. Special attractions for all rail fans, plus Cherokee dancers and crafts from Tsa-La-Gi Touring Program will offer a glimpse into the area's heritage. This event requires a two-day pass.
Sep 20, 2014
Stick Boy Mayview Madness 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
Location: Blowing Rock
828-264-2511
Benefiting the Blue Ridge Conservancy. Route through Blowing Rock neighborhoods.
Sep 26 - Nov 1, 2014
Tweetsie Ghost Train Halloween Festival
7:30 - 11 pm
Location: Tweetsie Railroad
800-526-5740
It's safe, scary fun for the whole family! Visit the Haunted House or Freaky Forest, 3-D Maze, the Black Hole, rides, Halloween shows and Trick-or-Treating. Take a chilling journey into the night on the Ghost Train- if you dare! Tickets go on sale July 5, 2014.
Oct 4, 2014
4th Annual Jay Winston Art Show & Fundraiser
Location: Rustic Gallery, Downtown
828-295-9033
A large collection of Jay Winston's contemporary paintings will be on display. All the proceeds of this show will go to Mountain Alliance, to continue providing leadership and adventure opportunities to our Watauga County high school youth. Refreshments (wine and light snacks) will be served. Time TBA.
Oct 25, 2014
Blowing Rock Halloween Festival
2 - 9 pm
Location: Downtown Blowing Rock
828-295-5222
Trick-or-treating, scavenger hunt, and the Monster March!
Nov 28, 2014
Christmas in the Park & Lighting of the Town
Location: Memorial Park
828-295-5222
Santa, hot chocolate and the ceremonial Lighting of the Town Tree!
Nov 29, 2014
Holiday Open House
Location: Blowing Rock Art & History Museum
828-295-9099
Fun for the whole family, after the Blowing Rock Christmas parade. Hot chocolate, cider, crafts for kid, silent wreath auction, and caroling! Free. Time TBA.
Nov 29, 2014
Annual Thanksgiving Kiln Opening
10 am
Location: Traditions Pottery Studio
828.295.3862
Be present at 10:00 a.m. to watch us unload the wood kiln, and them make your selection.
Nov 29, 2014
Christmas Parade
2 pm
Location: Main Street
828-295-5222
Annual holiday celebration on Main Street!

 

 

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