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The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 4 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Terry McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
He grew up in Mitchell and McDowell counties surrounded by traditional mountain music, and he has been singing and playing gospel, mountain, bluegrass, or classic country music most of his life.  To Terry music is[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents "Dark of the Moon" @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Dollar Brothers / Tom Sparks 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Dollar Brothers / Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Dollar Brothers / Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Dollar Brothers:  Growing up in the Meat Camp community of Watauga County in a musical family, brothers Darrell, Barry, and Wade, have been playing bluegrass music together and performing at local venues for more[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents "Dark of the Moon" @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour 7:45 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Oct 5 @ 7:45 pm – 10:00 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Looking for an experience that’s “out of this world”? Emerald Village offers night-time underground mine tours that unlock vibrant hidden colors available only under ultraviolet light, commonly called black light. The brilliant coatings in the[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Slight Departure / Tru Blu 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Slight Departure / Tru Blu @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Slight Departure / Tru Blu @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Slight Departure:  A WNC based Folk/Americana/Old Time quintet, and it’s 5-part harmonies and instruments indigenous to North Carolina, make this group a must-see act. 3pm: Tru Blu:  They have been a work in progress[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Jack Vaughn 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Jack Vaughn @ The Orchard at Altass
Oct 10 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Jack Vaughn @ The Orchard at Altass
Come enjoy the great songs of this talented artist.  FREE
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The Orchard at Altapass – Debbie Young 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Debbie Young @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 11 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Debbie Young @ The Orchard at Altapass
She sings solo and as lead and tenor, playing rhythm guitar, mandolin and harmonica in Tru Blu.  Always a favorite.  FREE
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7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop 10:00 am
7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop @ OOAK Galley
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop @ OOAK Galley
A destination weekend tour of Open Studios and Galleries along NC Highway 80 South following the Scenic South Toe River Second Weekend in October • 10am to 5pm, Saturday & Sunday
The Orchard at Altapass – Jonah Riddle / Crossfire 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Jonah Riddle / Crossfire @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Jonah Riddle / Crossfire @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Jonah Riddle: He takes care of banjo duties in the group, playing a style that is quickly fading away in today’s business.  You can easily hear the Stanley, Scruggs, and Osbourne influences in his[...]
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour 7:30 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Looking for an experience that’s “out of this world”? Emerald Village offers night-time underground mine tours that unlock vibrant hidden colors available only under ultraviolet light, commonly called black light. The brilliant coatings in the[...]
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7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop 10:00 am
7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop @ OOAK Galley
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
7th Annual Highway 80 South Art Hop @ OOAK Galley
A destination weekend tour of Open Studios and Galleries along NC Highway 80 South following the Scenic South Toe River Second Weekend in October • 10am to 5pm, Saturday & Sunday
The Orchard at Altapass – Harlan County Grass / Typical Mountain Boys 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Harlan County Grass / Typical Mountain Boys @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Harlan County Grass / Typical Mountain Boys @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Harlan County Grass:  From East Tennessee, they take pride in being a traditional bluegrass band.  The band stays steeped deep in the roots of the music that actually wears the label of bluegrass. 3pm:[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Real Time Lucy 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Real Time Lucy @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 17 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Real Time Lucy @ The Orchard at Altapass
Always welcomed and applauded.
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The Orchard at Altapass – Tom Sparks 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 18 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
An all-time Orchard favorite.
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The Orchard at Altapass – Town & Country / Bearwallow 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Town & Country / Bearwallow @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 19 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Town & Country / Bearwallow @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Town & Country:  A band playing the music of their region. 3pm: Bearwallow: Morganton, NC, based Bearwallow performs a unique blend of progressive bluegrass, old-timey folk, and classic country.  They constantly look to reach[...]
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour 7:30 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Oct 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Emerald Village Black Light Mine Tour @ Emerald Village
Looking for an experience that’s “out of this world”? Emerald Village offers night-time underground mine tours that unlock vibrant hidden colors available only under ultraviolet light, commonly called black light. The brilliant coatings in the[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Jerry Pearce / Rewind 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Jerry Pearce / Rewind @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Jerry Pearce / Rewind @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Jerry Pearce:  An Orchard favorite for his own popular style of music. 3pm: Rewind:  A well-known cover band.  Band members seamlessly weave 70’s classic rock, British (The Beatles, Cream, The Stones, The Who), Southern[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 24 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Randy Flack @ The Orchard at Altapass
A native of WNC, has been writing and performing since his early teens.  His songs and stories reflect his small town and Appalachian roots.  Song after song, story after story, a tapestry is woven of[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Sam McKinney 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Sam McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 25 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Sam McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
A talented young local singer and guitarist from Spruce Pine, whose repertoire includes a dynamic mix of traditional and contemporary music.  His captivating voice and guitar styles immediately engage the audience and leave them wanting[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – The Grass Catchers / Typical Mountain Boys 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – The Grass Catchers / Typical Mountain Boys @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - The Grass Catchers / Typical Mountain Boys @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: The Grass Catchers:  Enjoy their “catchy” renditions of this Orchard favorite group. 3pm: Typical Mountain Boys:  They have been playing their unique blend of bluegrass and acoustic music out of the Black Mountains of[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill @ The Orchard at Altapass
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass - Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill @ The Orchard at  Altapass
1pm: Terry McKinney:  He grew up in Mitchell and McDowell counties surrounded by traditional mountain music, and he has been singing and playing gospel, mountain, bluegrass, or classic country music most of his life.  To[...]
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Trick or Treat on Town Square 4:00 pm
Trick or Treat on Town Square @ Burnsville Town Square
Oct 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Trick or Treat on Town Square @ Burnsville Town Square | Burnsville | North Carolina | United States
We would like to invite you and as many groups as possible to participate in a community-wide, safe, family environment on Halloween.  From 4:00 to 6:00 pm on Tuesday, October 31, the traditional trick or[...]