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Friday Night Concert – Just Us Bluegrass!

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bring your favorite lawn chair, your sweetheart and family, and come out for our FREE summer concerts on the Historic Courthouse Square in downtown Hayesville.  No registration or tickets required.  Red Bucket Donations appreciated. Food and beverage service available at 6 pm and music gets underway at 7 pm.

Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site will host the 33rd annual Carl Sandburg Folk Music Festival on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, 2019.  This free festival offers live music performances from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The folk festival honors Carl Sandburg and his preservation of American musical heritage, as found in his collection, "The American Songbag."  The festival’s performers are skilled in sharing traditional stories in distinctive ways.   All performances take place in the amphitheater, unless otherwise specified,…

ArborEvenings

May 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Relax and unwind at the Arboretum’s new “ArborEvenings” after hours series. Held every Thursday, April – October, from 6 to 9 p.m., visitors will see the Arboretum’s gardens come to light after dark while enjoying delicious food and tasty beverages, including beer and wine, in one of Asheville’s most beautiful natural settings. On the last Thursday of each month, live music be played in the Heritage Garden. Entry into ArborEvenings is free and included in non-members’ standard parking fees. Valid…

NC Trail Days

May 31

A celebration of the MST and other local trails, outdoor recreation and advocacy/education in the town of Elkin in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Bring your bikes, boats and boots and play for the whole weekend. Events include guided hikes, 5Point Adventure Film night, outdoor-oriented exhibitors and non-profits, kid's events, guest speakers, a 5k trail race at Stone Mountain State Park, food trucks/beer garden on Main Street, Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail Revolutionary War encampment, a family flotilla…

Friday Night Concert – Unspoken Tradition

May 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bring your favorite lawn chair, your sweetheart and family, and come out for our FREE summer concerts on the Historic Courthouse Square in downtown Hayesville.  No registration or tickets required.  Red Bucket Donations appreciated. Food and beverage service available at 6 pm and music gets underway at 7 pm.

NC Trail Days

June 1

A celebration of the MST and other local trails, outdoor recreation and advocacy/education in the town of Elkin in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Bring your bikes, boats and boots and play for the whole weekend. Events include guided hikes, 5Point Adventure Film night, outdoor-oriented exhibitors and non-profits, kid's events, guest speakers, a 5k trail race at Stone Mountain State Park, food trucks/beer garden on Main Street, Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail Revolutionary War encampment, a family flotilla…

NC Trail Days

June 2

A celebration of the MST and other local trails, outdoor recreation and advocacy/education in the town of Elkin in the Foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Bring your bikes, boats and boots and play for the whole weekend. Events include guided hikes, 5Point Adventure Film night, outdoor-oriented exhibitors and non-profits, kid's events, guest speakers, a 5k trail race at Stone Mountain State Park, food trucks/beer garden on Main Street, Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail Revolutionary War encampment, a family flotilla…

ArborEvenings

June 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Relax and unwind at the Arboretum’s new “ArborEvenings” after hours series. Held every Thursday, April – October, from 6 to 9 p.m., visitors will see the Arboretum’s gardens come to light after dark while enjoying delicious food and tasty beverages, including beer and wine, in one of Asheville’s most beautiful natural settings. On the last Thursday of each month, live music be played in the Heritage Garden. Entry into ArborEvenings is free and included in non-members’ standard parking fees. Valid…

Friday Night Concert – The Train

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bring your favorite lawn chair, your sweetheart and family, and come out for our FREE summer concerts on the Historic Courthouse Square in downtown Hayesville.  No registration or tickets required.  Red Bucket Donations appreciated. Food and beverage service available at 6 pm and music gets underway at 7 pm.

John King- Music on Main

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for our first Music on Main event for 2019! Each first Friday of the month, we welcome you to Downtown Sparta to check out local merchants, favorite restaurants and live performances at our free family-friendly event. The Friday night street party offers music and activities on Main Street from 6-8pm, including live music from contemporary country artist John King

ArborEvenings

June 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Relax and unwind at the Arboretum’s new “ArborEvenings” after hours series. Held every Thursday, April – October, from 6 to 9 p.m., visitors will see the Arboretum’s gardens come to light after dark while enjoying delicious food and tasty beverages, including beer and wine, in one of Asheville’s most beautiful natural settings. On the last Thursday of each month, live music be played in the Heritage Garden. Entry into ArborEvenings is free and included in non-members’ standard parking fees. Valid…

Friday Night Concert – Rebel Union

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bring your favorite lawn chair, your sweetheart and family, and come out for our FREE summer concerts on the Historic Courthouse Square in downtown Hayesville.  No registration or tickets required.  Red Bucket Donations appreciated. Food and beverage service available at 6 pm and music gets underway at 7 pm.

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