August 2018 Events

 

August 1, 2018

  • Junior Forester Program at the Cradle of Forestry, 10:30 am-12:30 pm, The program is designed for boys and girls ages 8-12. Forestry goes beyond studying trees and there are forest scientists who study just about everything between plants and animals. Junior Foresters will explore what a scientist needs to know when studying insects, reptiles, or water quality, and the skills they need to have such as orienteering or map reading.  Each youth receives a Junior Forester badge upon taking the “Conservation Pledge"  Please register by calling 828-877-3130, or click on the link.

August 3, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: The Night Move Band, 7:00-9:00 pm, Free.  Visitor Center, located at 201 South Main Street in Historic Downtown Hendersonville.  Music on Main Street features a diverse line-up ranging from pop, oldies, rock, to contemporary music – there’s something for every musical taste! The family friendly event offers concessions such as: hot dogs, ice cream, pretzels, and lemonade for sale.  Cars shows are held every evening in conjunction with Music on Main Street.  Bring a chair and enjoy an evening of live music! 828-693-9708

August 10, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: Gotcha Groove, 7:00-9:00 pm, Free.  Visitor Center, located at 201 South Main Street in Historic Downtown Hendersonville.  Music on Main Street features a diverse line-up ranging from pop, oldies, rock, to contemporary music – there’s something for every musical taste! The family friendly event offers concessions such as: hot dogs, ice cream, pretzels, and lemonade for sale.  Cars shows are held every evening in conjunction with Music on Main Street.  Bring a chair and enjoy an evening of live music! 828-693-9708

 August 11, 2018

  • Art in the Park, Park Avenue, Downtown Blowing Rock, NC.  Free, 10:00 am-5:00 pm. Art in the Park was created in 1962 by a handful of area artists and craftspeople to showcase local talent. Today, Art in the Park is host to 90 artisans at each show. Some of the best local and regional artists and craftspeople showcase their handcrafted jewelry, pottery, fiber, glass, photography, painting and more.  Free parking downtown on the street and in the parking decks on Wallingford St. and at BRAHM.  Free trolley to and from parking areas at Tanger Outlets and Food Lion, all day, looping every 20 minutes.  828-295-7851

August 16, 2018

  • Rhythm & Brews Concert: The Company Stores, 5:00-9:00 pm, the Rhythm & Brews concerts series offers a variety of music, food, beer, wine and cider from local companies, and a children’s area with games and activities. The concerts begin at 5:00 pm with the singer-songwriter showcase, followed by the Opening Act at 6:00 pm and Headliners follow at 7:00 pm.  Downtown Hendersonville, NC, Main Street between Allen & Caswell Streets.  828-233-3216

August 17, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: Deano & The Dreamers, 7:00-9:00 pm, Free.  Visitor Center, located at 201 South Main Street in Historic Downtown Hendersonville.  Music on Main Street features a diverse line-up ranging from pop, oldies, rock, to contemporary music – there’s something for every musical taste! The family friendly event offers concessions such as: hot dogs, ice cream, pretzels, and lemonade for sale.  Cars shows are held every evening in conjunction with Music on Main Street.  Bring a chair and enjoy an evening of live music! 828-693-9708

August 19, 2018

  • Music by the Lake: Fayssoux Starling McLean & Company, Blue Ridge Community College, 180 W. Campus Drive, Flat Rock, NC, Free, 5:00-7:00 pm.  This free Sunday evening concert and features a wide range of musical and vocal groups. The public is invited to bring lawn chairs and picnics to enjoy the music by the lake.  A food truck will be available on site. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will take place in the Patton Building.

 

 

 

 

 

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