July 2018 Events

July 4, 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.
  • Music on Main Street: Wishful Thinkin', Patriotic Tribute, Fireworks, 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

July 4-7, 2018

July 7, 2018

  • Buncombe Turnpike: 'An Appalachian Evening' Summer Concert. Buncombe Turnpike plays a variety of heartfelt tunes ranging from traditional and contemporary bluegrass to gospel and handcrafted originals. With their crowd pleasing demeanor, seasoned musicianship, and powerful vocals, the band has made a name for themselves among traditional and contemporary listeners alike.  Adults $15; Students/K-12 $10; plus tax.  All concerts at 7:30 pm in the air-conditioned Lynn L. Shields Auditorium. Dinner served in the Schoolhouse Cafe beginning at 6 pm.  Click on the link for tickets and additional information.  828-479-3364

July 11, 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.

July 11-14, 2018

July 13, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: 96.5 House 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

July 14, 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

July 18, 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.

July 18-21, 2018

July 19, 2018

  • Rhythm & Brews Concert: Urbansoil, 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

July 20, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: Flashback - The Party 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
July 21, 2018
  • Carolina Blue at Cowee School Arts & Heritage Center, 7:00 pm, Franklin, NC.  Tickets $15 Adults; $7.50 Child 6-16; Under 6 Free.  Click on link for additional information and tickets.

July 25, 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.

July 25-28, 2018

July 27, 2018

  • Music on Main Street: Rock & Roll Reunion, 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

July 29, 2018

  • Music by the Lake: The Super 60's, 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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