North Carolina’s High Country offers festivals all year celebrating everything from mountain culture, music and crafts to Woolly Worms and moonshine.

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

The Annual Grandfather Mountain Highland Games and Gathering of Scottish Clans brings the color of hundreds of tartan plaids and the clamor ofMore Info

(828) 733-1333 :: Click For More Info

MusicFest 'n Sugar Grove

Bluegrass musicians perform on the grounds of the Historic Cove Creek High School in Sugar Grove. Food, souvenirs, CDs, and more. CCP&D sponsorsMore Info

(828) 297-2200 :: Click For More Info


Committed to producing a high quality diversified American roots based musical experience that attracts a broad audience and reunites guests,More Info

(336) 838-6267 :: Click For More Info

Todd Community Preservation Org.

The Todd Community Preservation Organization was established in 1999 and its mission is to preserve our community's history, natural beauty andMore Info

336-877-5401 :: Click For More Info

An Appalachian Summer Festival

Experience the arts at a higher altitude! Now in its 32nd season, Appalachian State University's major summer attraction has emerged as one ofMore Info

(828) 262-4046 :: Click For More Info


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North Carolina's
High Country Host

Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5 | Sun 9-3

6370 US Highway 321 South
Blowing Rock, NC 28605

800-438-7500 | 828-264-1299