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Afternoon Art Club BRAHM.jpg
Event Date

January 25, 2022 3:30 pm

Location

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum

Admission

$8 per family/free for members

Afternoon Art Club for Kids, Blowing Rock Art & History Museum Children ages 6 - 12 are invited to join us for creative art-making activities
$8 per family/free for membershttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Afternoon Art Club BRAHM.jpgAfternoon Art for KidsAfternoon Art for Kids2022-01-25 15:30:002023-01-03 15:30:00Blowing Rock Art & History MuseumBlowing Rock Art & History MuseumAfternoon Art Club for Kids, Blowing Rock Art & History Museum Children ages 6 - 12 are invited to join us for creative art-making activities through a variety of media, from watercolor to clay. Each week features a famous artist, book, or theme to serve as inspiration and guidance for the art-making activity. ONLINE REGISTRATION is required. Registration opens two weeks before class dates. Please reserve one ticket per household and put names/ages of children in the additional fields.
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Event Date

January 25, 2022 6:00 pm

Location

Chetola Resort

Admission

Free

Chetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Chetola Lights.jpgChetola Resort Festival of LightsChetola Resort Festival of Lights2022-01-25 18:00:002022-01-30 18:00:00Chetola ResortChetola ResortChetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn sleigh, two 6-foot swans erected in celebration of the swan family that lives in Chetola Lake, ice skaters, Christmas trees, deer, Nativity scene and much more!
Chetola Lights.jpg
Event Date

January 26, 2022 6:00 pm

Location

Chetola Resort

Admission

Free

Chetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Chetola Lights.jpgChetola Resort Festival of LightsChetola Resort Festival of Lights2022-01-26 18:00:002022-01-30 18:00:00Chetola ResortChetola ResortChetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn sleigh, two 6-foot swans erected in celebration of the swan family that lives in Chetola Lake, ice skaters, Christmas trees, deer, Nativity scene and much more!
BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 7:00 am

Location

Downtown Blowing Rock

Admission

Blowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving,
https://highcountryhost.com/images/events/BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpgBlowing Rock WinterfestBlowing Rock Winterfest2022-01-27 07:00:002022-01-30 07:00:00Downtown Blowing RockDowntown Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving, concerts and more!
Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 9:00 am

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone,
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpgMystery Hill Frozen Heart AdventureMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure2022-01-27 09:00:002022-01-30 09:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone, has let her magical heart thaw, engulfing the kingdom in a sleeping curse. Can you help them solve the many obstacles and enchantments concealing the queen’s heart and save the kingdom before time runs out?
 
Event Date

January 27, 2022 11:00 am

Location

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum

Admission

$0 members/$8 nonmembers

Join us on January 27th when we learn history and facts about black bears with the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation. We will also
$0 members/$8 nonmembersBlack Bears of the Blue Ridge MountainsBlack Bears of the Blue Ridge Mountains2022-01-27 11:00:002022-01-27 11:00:00Blowing Rock Art & History MuseumBlowing Rock Art & History MuseumJoin us on January 27th when we learn history and facts about black bears with the Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation. We will also learn about the life of Mildred the Bear, Grandfather Mountain's charismatic resident mascot from who lived at the mountain from 1973-1993.
Blowing Rock Winterfest Winter Duck Derby.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 2:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Free

Blowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby at Mystery Hill 3, 2, 1 Go! And we are off to the races, who knows which duck will win? We are ready
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Winter Duck Derby.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck DerbyBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby2022-01-27 14:00:002022-01-30 14:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby at Mystery Hill 3, 2, 1 Go! And we are off to the races, who knows which duck will win? We are ready to get the kids excited about our Duck Derby this year and ready to hand out a grand prize for the winner of our derby. Will we see you here?
Blowing Rock Winterfest Winterhawk Tournament.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 4:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Blowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament at Mystery Hill Your Chill at the Hill Ticket will gain your entry into our WinteHawk Tournament.
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Winterhawk Tournament.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk TournamentBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament2022-01-27 16:00:002022-01-30 16:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament at Mystery Hill Your Chill at the Hill Ticket will gain your entry into our WinteHawk Tournament. We'll score your throws throughout Winterfest here at Tomahawk Hill and the winners will be announced on Friday and Saturday evenings. Keep up with us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to stay informed about the highest score! You can come back and throw some more before the winners are announced to try and keep your spot at the head of the pack.
Chetola Lights.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 6:00 pm

Location

Chetola Resort

Admission

Free

Chetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Chetola Lights.jpgChetola Resort Festival of LightsChetola Resort Festival of Lights2022-01-27 18:00:002022-01-30 18:00:00Chetola ResortChetola ResortChetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn sleigh, two 6-foot swans erected in celebration of the swan family that lives in Chetola Lake, ice skaters, Christmas trees, deer, Nativity scene and much more!
Jones House Jams, Boone NC.jpg
Event Date

January 27, 2022 7:30 pm

Location

The Jones House

Admission

Free

Jones House Jams Old-Time Jam Downtown Boone NC Please note the new time: Thursday from 7-10 PM. These events are free and open to the public.
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Jones House Jams, Boone NC.jpgJones House JamsJones House Jams2022-01-27 19:30:002022-11-17 19:30:00The Jones HouseThe Jones HouseJones House Jams Old-Time Jam Downtown Boone NC Please note the new time: Thursday from 7-10 PM. These events are free and open to the public. Guests are invited to bring an acoustic instrument to participate in the jams or listen and observe the fiddle tunes and folk songs in a close-up and casual environment. Each week, various musicians from the local community, as well as visitors, gather throughout the Jones House. After catching up and choosing a key, the music begins until the "last call for tunes" comes around 9:45.
BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 7:00 am

Location

Downtown Blowing Rock

Admission

Blowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving,
https://highcountryhost.com/images/events/BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpgBlowing Rock WinterfestBlowing Rock Winterfest2022-01-28 07:00:002022-01-30 07:00:00Downtown Blowing RockDowntown Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving, concerts and more!
Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 9:00 am

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone,
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpgMystery Hill Frozen Heart AdventureMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure2022-01-28 09:00:002022-01-30 09:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone, has let her magical heart thaw, engulfing the kingdom in a sleeping curse. Can you help them solve the many obstacles and enchantments concealing the queen’s heart and save the kingdom before time runs out?
Blowing Rock Winterfest Winter Duck Derby.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 2:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Free

Blowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby at Mystery Hill 3, 2, 1 Go! And we are off to the races, who knows which duck will win? We are ready
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Winter Duck Derby.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck DerbyBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby2022-01-28 14:00:002022-01-30 14:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterDuck Derby at Mystery Hill 3, 2, 1 Go! And we are off to the races, who knows which duck will win? We are ready to get the kids excited about our Duck Derby this year and ready to hand out a grand prize for the winner of our derby. Will we see you here?
Blowing Rock Winterfest Winterhawk Tournament.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 4:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Blowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament at Mystery Hill Your Chill at the Hill Ticket will gain your entry into our WinteHawk Tournament.
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Winterhawk Tournament.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk TournamentBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament2022-01-28 16:00:002022-01-30 16:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest WinterHawk Tournament at Mystery Hill Your Chill at the Hill Ticket will gain your entry into our WinteHawk Tournament. We'll score your throws throughout Winterfest here at Tomahawk Hill and the winners will be announced on Friday and Saturday evenings. Keep up with us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter to stay informed about the highest score! You can come back and throw some more before the winners are announced to try and keep your spot at the head of the pack.
Fire and Ice Mystery Hill Blowing Rock.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 4:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Blowing Rock Winterfest- An Evening of Fire and Ice at Mystery Hill. Grab a seat by Tomahawk Hill to make s’mores and crafts, listen to
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Fire and Ice Mystery Hill Blowing Rock.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest- An Evening of Fire and IceBlowing Rock Winterfest- An Evening of Fire and Ice2022-01-28 16:00:002022-01-28 16:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest- An Evening of Fire and Ice at Mystery Hill. Grab a seat by Tomahawk Hill to make s’mores and crafts, listen to live music, and enjoy fire spinning! This is included with your Mystery Hill Chill at the Hill ticket and is sure to be fun for everyone.
Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Stroll.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 4:00 pm

Location

Downtown Blowing Rock

Admission

Free

Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Stroll 2022 Stroll through Blowing Rock and see all the gorgeous ice sculptures! Artisan Ice Sculptures is one of
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Stroll.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice StrollBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice Stroll2022-01-28 16:00:002022-01-28 16:00:00Downtown Blowing RockDowntown Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice Stroll 2022 Stroll through Blowing Rock and see all the gorgeous ice sculptures! Artisan Ice Sculptures is one of only five Master Ice Carvers in the United States. A dozen ice sculptures will be on display in front of businesses in town. Creativity abounds with our sculptures! Spend some time in the shops and businesses while you enjoy the stroll.NEW THIS YEAR – Join in on the WinterFest fun in Memorial Park from 4pm-7pm on Friday, January 28th. There will be fire pits sponsored by Blue Ridge Energy, family activities and snow making demos (weather permitting)! Stroll downtown ice sculptures and enjoy the winter lights in memorial park.*Duration of the ice art is dependent on the weather, so put this on your early evening schedule!
Chetola Lights.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 6:00 pm

Location

Chetola Resort

Admission

Free

Chetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Chetola Lights.jpgChetola Resort Festival of LightsChetola Resort Festival of Lights2022-01-28 18:00:002022-01-30 18:00:00Chetola ResortChetola ResortChetola Resort Festival of Lights 2021 Just under 30,000 lights illuminate Chetola Resort and its surroundings. Visuals include a 30-foot horse-drawn sleigh, two 6-foot swans erected in celebration of the swan family that lives in Chetola Lake, ice skaters, Christmas trees, deer, Nativity scene and much more!
AMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NC.jpg
Event Date

January 28, 2022 7:30 pm

Location

Appalachian Theatre, Downtown Boone NC

Admission

Yes

AMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NC ENSEMBLE STAGE Comprised of some of the finest classically trained singers in the United States, the
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/AMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NC.jpgAMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NCAMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NC2022-01-28 19:30:002022-01-28 19:30:00Appalachian Theatre, Downtown Boone NCAppalachian Theatre, Downtown Boone NCAMERICAN SPIRITUAL ENSEMBLE BOONE NC ENSEMBLE STAGE Comprised of some of the finest classically trained singers in the United States, the mission of the American Spiritual Ensemble is to keep the American Negro spiritual alive. Since its inception by Dr. Everett McCorvey in 1995, the vocalists have thrilled audiences around the world with their dynamic repertoire ranging from spirituals to classical to jazz and Broadway numbers highlighting the Black experience. Patrons and supporters of the Appalachian Theatre should note that the venue is committed to the health and safety of its community and will continue to follow the guidance of health and governmental officials in the development and implementation of COVID related policies. Tickets are available online as part of the theatres touchless ticketing program at www.appptheatre.org. Everyone, regardless of age, must have a ticket. To read about current guidelines in effect for each of the above events, or to join the theatres eblast list, get tickets, or purchase memberships, visit the website at www.apptheatre.org.
BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 7:00 am

Location

Downtown Blowing Rock

Admission

Blowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving,
https://highcountryhost.com/images/events/BlowingRockWinterfest2018.jpgBlowing Rock WinterfestBlowing Rock Winterfest2022-01-29 07:00:002022-01-30 07:00:00Downtown Blowing RockDowntown Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest 2022 Don't hibernate... celebrate! Enjoy the fun side of winter with events that include the Polar Plunge, ice carving, concerts and more!
WataugaCountyWinterFarmersMarket.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 9:00 am

Location

Watauga County Agricultural Conference Center, located at 252 Poplar Grove Rd. in Downtown Boone.

Admission

Free

Boone Winter Farmers Market Seasonal fresh vegetables & storage crops ​Locally-raised meats, eggs & honey Homemade pastas,
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/WataugaCountyWinterFarmersMarket.jpgBoone Winter Farmers MarketBoone Winter Farmers Market2022-01-29 09:00:002022-04-23 09:00:00Watauga County Agricultural Conference Center, located at 252 Poplar Grove Rd. in Downtown Boone.Watauga County Agricultural Conference Center, located at 252 Poplar Grove Rd. in Downtown Boone.Boone Winter Farmers Market Seasonal fresh vegetables & storage crops ​Locally-raised meats, eggs & honey Homemade pastas, salsas, jellies, jams & baked items Handcrafted skincare, candles, photography & toys Bird-feeders, children's books & unique crafts Outdoors due to Covid, parking available in front & rear of building Live music, Hatchet coffee & hot cocoa provided
Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 9:00 am

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone,
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Mystery Hill Frozen Heart Challenge.jpgMystery Hill Frozen Heart AdventureMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure2022-01-29 09:00:002022-01-30 09:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill Frozen Heart Adventure at Blowing Rock Winterfest Wynter, a loyal subject of the kingdom, needs your help! Their queen, Persephone, has let her magical heart thaw, engulfing the kingdom in a sleeping curse. Can you help them solve the many obstacles and enchantments concealing the queen’s heart and save the kingdom before time runs out?
Blowing Rock Winterfest Hayrides.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 10:00 am

Location

Downtown Blowing Rock

Admission

Free

Blowing Rock Winterfest Hayrides FREE! Hayrides depart from Memorial Park on Main Street in front of the 1888 Museum. A crowd favorite, don’t
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Hayrides.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest HayridesBlowing Rock Winterfest Hayrides2022-01-29 10:00:002022-01-29 10:00:00Downtown Blowing RockDowntown Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest Hayrides FREE! Hayrides depart from Memorial Park on Main Street in front of the 1888 Museum. A crowd favorite, don’t miss this adventurous mode of transportation during Blowing Rock WinterFest!
Blowing Rock Winterfest Polar Plunge.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 10:00 am

Location

Chetola Resort, Blowing Rock

Admission

Varies

Blowing Rock Winterfest Polar Plunge The Polar Bear Plunge in Chetola Lake is one of the highlights of WinterFest. It’s FREE to watch
Varieshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Polar Plunge.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar PlungeBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar Plunge2022-01-29 10:00:002022-01-29 10:00:00Chetola Resort, Blowing RockChetola Resort, Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar Plunge The Polar Bear Plunge in Chetola Lake is one of the highlights of WinterFest. It’s FREE to watch as a spectator, and $40 to TAKE THE PLUNGE into the lake! Proceeds benefit local charities and plungers can select one of our designated charities to benefit!
Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving Demonstration.jpg
Event Date

January 29, 2022 12:00 pm

Location

Memorial Park, Blowing Rock

Admission

Free

Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving Demonstration Artisan Ice Sculptures has again joined forces with Blowing Rock WinterFest to bring you the
Freehttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving Demonstration.jpgBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving DemonstrationBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving Demonstration2022-01-29 12:00:002022-01-29 12:00:00Memorial Park, Blowing RockMemorial Park, Blowing RockBlowing Rock Winterfest Ice Carving Demonstration Artisan Ice Sculptures has again joined forces with Blowing Rock WinterFest to bring you the best ice carving event you’ve seen in quite a while – at least since last year!
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Event Date

January 29, 2022 2:00 pm

Location

Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NC

Admission

Yes

Blowing Rock Winterfest Polar Dunk at Mystery Hill Did you miss the Polar Plunge at Chetola this year? Were you too chicken to give it a go?
Yeshttps://highcountryhost.com/images/events/Blowing Rock winterfest Polar Dunk.pngBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar DunkBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar Dunk2022-01-29 14:00:002022-01-29 14:00:00Mystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCMystery Hill, Blowing Rock NCBlowing Rock Winterfest Polar Dunk at Mystery Hill Did you miss the Polar Plunge at Chetola this year? Were you too chicken to give it a go? No worries! We're offering a Polar Dunk this year during Chill at the Hill on Saturday from 2pm-4pm. Polar Dunkers can choose from a list of charities to donate to and take the plunge for a good cause. You'll be dropped into a dunking booth and we will provide anyone who takes the dip a thermal blanket, a free cocoa, cider, or coffee. A portion of all Chill at the Hill ticket sales will get donated to a charity for participating in the dunk tank. Mystery Hill will donate money to St. Jude's Children Hospital, Pet Partners in Lenoir, or the Special Olympics North Carolina.
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