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Blue Ridge Explorer (News for Visitors)
- Music, Crafts and Festivals--Let the Summer Fun Begin!
- In early July, join the celebration of the life and contributions of Burnsville native and music pioneer Lesley Riddle. Go off the beaten path to discover great traditional mountain music.
- Tuning Up for Summer Music Fun
- As the weather warms up, our mountains and foothills come alive with the sounds of the fiddle, banjo, guitar, and other traditional musical instruments.
- National Park Service Turns 100!
- On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service turns 100! The Centennial will kick off a second century of stewardship of America’s national parks by engaging communities through recreation, conservation, and historic preservation programs, and will celebrate achievements of the past 100 years.