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Events for Aug 01, 2014

Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

August 01 2014, All Day Event (View All Dates) | Downtown Gatlinburg

All summer long visitors can meet characters, hear mountain music and learn about life in the Smoky Mountains on the streets of Gatlinburg. Storytellers, musicians and cloggers perform at different locations along the Parkway every evening during this eighth annual event.

"Miss Saigon"

August 01 2014, 8:00 pm (View All Dates) | Flat Rock Playhouse

Performances will be Wednesday through Saturday at 8:00 pm; matinees Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday at 2:00 pm. All tickets are $40 and can be purchased by calling the Playhouse box office at 828-693-0731, toll-free at 866-732-8008 or online at www.flatrockplayhouse.org. Discounts are available for seniors, AAA members, military personnel, students and groups.

Lake Fontana Paddle Grapple

August 01 2014, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (View All Dates) | Tsali Recreation Area

Don't miss this first SUP/Surfski race on beautiful Lake Fontana. This multi-discipline event offers participants a three and six mile option, both of which circumnavigate two islands near the Tsali Recreational Area. Enjoy the cool waters of Lake Fontana and views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Call (888) 976-3749 or visit http://www.noc.com/noccom/festivals-a-events/paddle-grapple for more information.

Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair

August 01 2014, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Burnsville Town Square

With approximately 200 juried crafts, this event more than qualifies as a craft shopper's paradise. Music, Food, and Family Fun. Call 828-682-7413 or visit www.yanceychamber.com for more information.

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

August 01 2014, 10:00 am (View All Dates) | Location varies

Hike of the Week—Every Friday at 10:00 AM there will be a guided hike at varying locations along the Parkway (between Milepost 356 and 469). Join us to climb a mountain, visit a scenic waterfall, search for what’s blooming, or learn more about the Parkway’s history. All programs led by National Park Service rangers and are free of charge and open to the general public. For more information about our summer programming, including confirmation of hike locations and start times, check out our website at www.nps.gov/blri or call 828-298-5330, ext. 304.

Live Glassblowing Demos

August 01 2014, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (View All Dates) | Sunspots Studio

Watch artists transform hot glass into colorful vases, ornaments, paperweights and more. Step into the glass studio to blow your own ornament Saturdays and Sundays until 4 p.m. Sunspots features art glass for home and garden made in our Staunton studios, as well as American made jewelry and handbags, as well as fair-trade accessories. Watch artists transform hot glass into colorful vases, ornaments, paperweights and more. Summer Store Hours: M-Sat. 10am-7pm; & Sun. 11:30am-5pm. (540) 885-0678 or www.sunspots.com

Dinosaur Train

August 01 2014, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm (View All Dates) | Great Smoky Mountain Railroad

All aboard the Dinosaur Train! Join characters from Jim Henson's popular chidren's television series on this magical journey. Click on event title for details.

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

August 01 2014, 3:00 pm (View All Dates) | Lexington Visitor Center

Experience Lexington as it was in the time of heroes on a guided walk around historic downtown. Rain or shine, no reservations required. FREE! Call 540-463-3777 or visit www.lexingtonvirginia.com for more information.

Lexington First Friday Art Walk

August 01 2014, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm (View All Dates) | Lexington Artists Co-op Gallery

Free. For more information please call 540-464-4440 or visit www.lexingtonartistsco-op.com.

Ashe County Bluegrass and Old Time Fiddlers Convention

August 01 2014, 5:00 pm | Ashe County Park

Friday, 5 – 11pm and Saturday, 11am – 11pm. Tickets: $10-$15. Focused on honoring the Old Time and Bluegrass music of the mountains - and the musicians who make it - the Fiddlers Convention has served to raise money for the multitude of scholarships awarded to Ashe County High School Seniors. The Convention will be held at Ashe County Park in Jefferson offering camping, food cooked on site, and both youth and adult category competitions - featuring great music and prizes! www.ashecountyarts.org

Old Fort Mountain Music

August 01 2014, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (View All Dates) | The Rockett Building

Every Friday evening for more than twenty years, folks have gathered to hear and play bluegrass and traditional mountain music. Nobody's paid everyone's welcome and coffee and sodas are still just a quarter! The Rockett Building is located on Main Street in downtown Old Fort. For more information, call 828-668-4323.

Woody's Original Mountain Music

August 01 2014, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm (View All Dates) | Woody's Original Mountain Music

FREE bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles. Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends beginning at 7:00 pm. The location is directly across the street from Max Woody's Chair Shop. For more information, call 828-724-4158.

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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Friday, August 1, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Lake Fontana Paddle Grapple

Friday, August 1, 2014, 8:00 am

Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair

Friday, August 1, 2014, 9:00 am

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

Friday, August 1, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Friday, August 1, 2014, 10:00 am

Dinosaur Train

Friday, August 1, 2014, 11:00 am

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

Friday, August 1, 2014, 3:00 pm

Lexington First Friday Art Walk

Friday, August 1, 2014, 5:00 pm

Ashe County Bluegrass and Old Time Fiddlers Convention

Friday, August 1, 2014, 5:00 pm

Old Fort Mountain Music

Friday, August 1, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woody's Original Mountain Music

Friday, August 1, 2014, 7:00 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 6:00 pm

Evening Campfire Program at Mt. Pisgah

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm

Music in the Mountains Concert Series

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Lake Fontana Paddle Grapple

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 8:00 am

Gatlinburg Farmer's Market

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 8:30 am

Smokey Bear's 70th Birthday

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 9:00 am

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 9:00 am

ArtsMart

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 10:00 am

The Palmetto Gravel Scratchers

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 4:00 pm

Dinosaur Train

Saturday, August 2, 2014, 11:00 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Sunday, August 3, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Sunday, August 3, 2014, 10:00 am

Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 3, 2014, 1:00 pm

Informal Jam on the Porch

Sunday, August 3, 2014, 2:00 pm

Dinosaur Train

Sunday, August 3, 2014, 3:00 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Monday, August 4, 2014, 10:00 am
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 10:00 am

Historic Marian Tailgate Market

Tuesday, August 5, 2014, 3:00 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 10:00 am

Informal Upstairs Tour at Cone Manor

Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 11:00 am
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Thursday, August 7, 2014, 6:00 pm

Marion Mountain Music

Thursday, August 7, 2014

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Thursday, August 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Hotel Floyd Concert Series

Thursday, August 7, 2014, 6:00 pm

Pisgah District After Hours Hike

Thursday, August 7, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woodsy Owl’s Curiosity Club

Thursday, August 7, 2014, 10:30 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Friday, August 8, 2014, 6:00 pm

Family Fun Weekend

Friday, August 8, 2014

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

Friday, August 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Friday, August 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Wine & Wags

Friday, August 8, 2014, 12:00 pm

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

Friday, August 8, 2014, 3:00 pm

Culpeper Magical History Tour

Friday, August 8, 2014, 4:30 pm

Old Fort Mountain Music

Friday, August 8, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woody's Original Mountain Music

Friday, August 8, 2014, 7:00 pm
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Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 6:00 pm

Family Fun Weekend

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Evening Campfire Program at Mt. Pisgah

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm

Music in the Mountains Concert Series

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Gatlinburg Farmer's Market

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 8:30 am

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 9:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 am

Upstairs Tour at Cone Manor

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 10:00 am

Black Dog Summer Music Festival

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 11:00 am

Fall of the Mighty Giants: Chestnut Trees

Saturday, August 9, 2014, 7:00 pm
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Family Fun Weekend

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 10:00 am

Upstairs Tour at Cone Manor

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 10:00 am

Beer and Brats at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 12:00 pm

Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 1:00 pm

Informal Jam on the Porch

Sunday, August 10, 2014, 2:00 pm
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"Miss Saigon"

Monday, August 11, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Monday, August 11, 2014, 10:00 am
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"Miss Saigon"

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 10:00 am

Historic Marian Tailgate Market

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 3:00 pm

Monthly Old Time Music Jam

Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 6:00 pm
13

"Miss Saigon"

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 10:00 am
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Marion Mountain Music

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 6:00 pm

69th Semi-Annual Gettysburg Fall Bluegrass Festival

Thursday, August 14, 2014

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 10:00 am

Hotel Floyd Concert Series

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 6:00 pm

Woodsy Owl’s Curiosity Club

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 10:30 pm
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23rd Annual Fine Art & Master Craft Festival

Friday, August 15, 2014, 6:00 pm

69th Semi-Annual Gettysburg Fall Bluegrass Festival

Friday, August 15, 2014

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

Friday, August 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Friday, August 15, 2014, 10:00 am

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

Friday, August 15, 2014, 3:00 pm

Old Fort Mountain Music

Friday, August 15, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woody's Original Mountain Music

Friday, August 15, 2014, 7:00 pm
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69th Semi-Annual Gettysburg Fall Bluegrass Festival

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 6:00 pm

Grandfather Mountain Camera Clinic

Saturday, August 16, 2014

23rd Annual Fine Art & Master Craft Festival

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Evening Campfire Program at Mt. Pisgah

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm

Music in the Mountains Concert Series

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Face the Forest: 5k Obstacle Course Race

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 8:00 am

5k Obstacle Course Race

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 8:00 am

Gatlinburg Farmer's Market

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 8:30 am

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 9:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 10:00 am

Classic Car Cruise-In

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 3:00 pm

Banjopalooza

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 6:30 pm
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69th Semi-Annual Gettysburg Fall Bluegrass Festival

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 6:00 pm

Grandfather Mountain Camera Clinic

Sunday, August 17, 2014

23rd Annual Fine Art & Master Craft Festival

Sunday, August 17, 2014

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 10:00 am

Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 1:00 pm

Informal Jam on the Porch

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 2:00 pm
18

"Miss Saigon"

Monday, August 18, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Monday, August 18, 2014, 10:00 am
19

"Miss Saigon"

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 8:00 pm

92nd Annual South Mountain Fair

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 8:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 10:00 am

Historic Marian Tailgate Market

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 3:00 pm
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"Miss Saigon"

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 8:00 pm

92nd Annual South Mountain Fair

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 8:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10:00 am
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Marion Mountain Music

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:00 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

92nd Annual South Mountain Fair

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 8:00 am

Gather Round the Blue Ridge 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 9:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 10:00 am

Trolley Wine Tour

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 11:30 am

Hotel Floyd Concert Series

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:00 pm

Pisgah District After Hours Hike

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 7:00 pm
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"Miss Saigon"

Friday, August 22, 2014, 8:00 pm

92nd Annual South Mountain Fair

Friday, August 22, 2014, 8:00 am

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

Friday, August 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Friday, August 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

Friday, August 22, 2014, 3:00 pm

Old Fort Mountain Music

Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woody's Original Mountain Music

Friday, August 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
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Naturefest

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Evening Campfire Program at Mt. Pisgah

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm

Music in the Mountains Concert Series

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

"Miss Saigon"

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 8:00 pm

World Kayak Pro-Am

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 6:00 am

WNC's Largest Indoor Yard Sale

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:00 am

92nd Annual South Mountain Fair

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:00 am

Gatlinburg Farmer's Market

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:30 am

Rockbridge Community Festival

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:00 am

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 10:00 am

Inaugural Gettysburg Brew Fest

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 4:30 pm

"In the Arts We Will Shine" Lecture

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 6:00 pm
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"Miss Saigon"

Sunday, August 24, 2014, 8:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Sunday, August 24, 2014, 10:00 am

Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 24, 2014, 1:00 pm

Informal Jam on the Porch

Sunday, August 24, 2014, 2:00 pm
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Live Glassblowing Demos

Monday, August 25, 2014, 10:00 am
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Live Glassblowing Demos

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Historic Marian Tailgate Market

Tuesday, August 26, 2014, 3:00 pm
27

Live Glassblowing Demos

Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10:00 am
28

Marion Mountain Music

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6:00 pm

Live Glassblowing Demos

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:00 am

Hotel Floyd Concert Series

Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6:00 pm
29

Pisgah District - Hike of the Week

Friday, August 29, 2014, 10:00 am

Live Glassblowing Demos

Friday, August 29, 2014, 10:00 am

Free Guided Walking Tours of Historic Lexington

Friday, August 29, 2014, 3:00 pm

Old Fort Mountain Music

Friday, August 29, 2014, 7:00 pm

Woody's Original Mountain Music

Friday, August 29, 2014, 7:00 pm
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5th Annual LakeAlooza

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Evening Campfire Program at Mt. Pisgah

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 7:30 pm

Music in the Mountains Concert Series

Saturday, June 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

Gatlinburg Farmer's Market

Saturday, August 30, 2014, 8:30 am

Rockfest

Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9:00 am

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9:00 am

BBQ and Brews Dinner Train

Saturday, August 30, 2014, 7:00 pm
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Sunday Sounds at Chateau Morrisette

Sunday, August 31, 2014, 1:00 pm

Informal Jam on the Porch

Sunday, August 31, 2014, 2:00 pm
           
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