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NC High Country Christmas Dinner 2018

NC High Country Christmas Dinner 2018 of Boone, Blowing Rock, West Jefferson NC is a great family tradition. You have a variety of options for Christmas dinner.  If you would like to dine out, choose from buffet style to a

NC High Country Halloween 2018

NC High Country Halloween

NC High Country Halloween 2018 Activities happen not just on Halloween night.  You can find Halloween activities for all ages throughout the month of October!  Here is a list of events happening throughout the NC High Country: BEECH MOUNTAIN Beech

5 Ways to Celebrate Spring only in the NC High Country

Spring NC High Country

5 Ways to Celebrate Spring only in the NC High Country When spring hits the High Country of North Carolina, everything comes alive!  The singing of the birds and croaking of the frogs sound like cheers from nature to get

Live Indoor Music in the NC High Country

Live Indoor Music in the NC High Country

Live Indoor Music in the NC High Country can be found in the cooler months as well!  Here is a list of local places where you can find music indoors: BLOWING ROCK/ BOONE AREA Jones House Community Center- Thursday Night

Hike into the New Year at NC State Parks

Hike into the New Year at NC State Parks! To celebrate the 100th anniversary of North Carolina State Parks, many High Country NC State Parks will be hosting New Year’s Day hikes.  This is a great way to start a

High Country Arts & Crafts Festivals Month

Outdoor arts & crafts festivals and events abound during the month of August in the High Country of North Carolina.  With our cool summer temperatures and beautiful mountains, there is no better setting for an art display!  Here is a

Public Golf Courses near Boone, NC

Boone Golf Club Designed in 1959 by Ellis Maples, architect of some of the South’s finest courses, Boone Golf Club is portrayed to be one of the top rated public courses in the area. Open April-November. The course layout has

NC High Country Kid Friendly Rainy Day Activities

NC High Country Kid Friendly Rainy Day Activities

NC High Country Kid Friendly Rainy Day Activities BOONE & BLOWING ROCK AREA Gem Mining: Indoor mines with heated water are available at Foggy Mountain Gem Mine and Doc’s Rocks.   Mystery Hill: This unique entertainment center has five attractions under one roof

Music in the NC High Country

If you want to hear some great (and mostly free!) local music in the Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, West Jefferson North Carolina area, you are in luck!  The NC High Country has many music venues featuring local artists all

A Crossnore NC Day Trip

Located less than a half hour’s drive from Banner Elk, North Carolina, not only is Crossnore home to the school founded by Dr. Mary Martin Sloop in 1913 to help educate impoverished children, but also boasts a community filled with

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