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NC High Country Easter 2021 Guide

NC High Country Easter 2021 Guide

Spending Easter in the NC High Country can be a real treat.  You can enjoy the first signs of spring.  The crocus and daffodils will be popping up and the birds will be chirping and hopping about.  Bring your family up and make a memorable weekend.  Here is a list of Easter events and dining opportunities in Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk and West Jefferson North Carolina:


  • Timberlake's at Chetola Resort Blowing Rock:
    Prix Fixe Easter Menu - Dine-in and To-go
    Details HERE
    For reservations call, 828-295-5505


  • Watauga Lake Winery
    Easter Brunch- 12-5pm
    Mimosas made with our Bear Bubbles and wine specials. Quiche options or your choice of a gourmet ham sandwich,& dessert.
    For reservations call, 423-768-0345 or 661-645-9740


  • Publix Grocery Store Boone:
    Renting a cabin in the NC High Country?  Purchase an entire meal to go from Publix. 
    For details, Click HERE



  • Blowing Rock Easter Photos
    Fri-Sun, March 12-28, Tanger Outlets Blowing Rock
    10 Minute Personalized Photo Sessions
    CLICK HERE for details


  • Sparta Egg-cellent Hunt
    March 26-27, Downtown
    Eggs will be hidden around shops on Main Street and in Crouse Park. 

  • Boone NC Bunny Trail Parade
    March 28, 2-4pm, Watauga Community Recreation Center
    Drive through, recieve eggs and meet the Easter bunny! 
    CLICK HERE for details


  • Blowing Rock NC Easter Egg Hunt
    March 27, 10am, Memorial and Broyhill parks
    Search for Easter Eggs in the town parks.  Two eggs will contain Kilwins Gift Cards!
    CLICK HERE for details


  • Banner Elk Easter Event
    March 27, 10:30-4pm, Tate-Evans Park
    Calling all kids ages 12 and under: The Easter Bunny and the Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce are teaming up for an exciting golden Easter egg hunting event. Find one of the eight golden Easter eggs on Saturday, March 27, 2021. Eggs will be hidden around Tate-Evans Town Park. The Easter bunny kicks off the hunt at the park at 10:00 a.m. Winners will redeem the ticket in their golden egg at the Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce for a special prize between 10:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. One golden egg per family only; consolation prizes for the winner's siblings and all other participants provided at the Chamber. Check the Chamber Facebook page for updates on the number of eggs found/remaining. Happy hunting!

  • Beech Mountain NC Hoppy Easter Party
    April 3, 10:30-Noon, Buckeye Recreation Center
    Held outdoors rain or shine. Masks required for all attendees 5 and up. Easter crafts and games, egg hunt begins at 11am. Questions? Call 828-387-3003.

  • Helicopter Egg Drop
    April 2-3, 9-4am, Alpha and Omega Maze
    More than 20,000 plastic eggs will fall out of the sky. Hi tech helicopters will be offering helicopter rides between drop times at an additional fee. Our very own Thumper the Easter Bunny will join us for pictures with the children. Explore this 20-acre agritourism complex with the farm consisting of: Helicopter Egg Hunt, (4 drop times for your convenience ), Corn Cob Express, Corn Box, Picnic Pavilion, See Saws, Tug of War, Animal Acres, Pipe World, Bounce Pillow, Corn Hole, Hayride, Local Vendors, Photo Opportunities & much more. We have an on site restaurant serving a delicious breakfast & lunch menu. Breakfast items include our famous bunny pancakes, sausage biscuits, soft drinks, coffee, and hot chocolate. For lunch we will be serving our famous burgers along with our traditional corn maze menu. Indoor restroom facilities are on site. Gates open at 8 AM.  There will be 4 egg drops each day: 9am, 11am, 1pm & 3pm. Cost for the event is $12.00. Food is priced separately.
    Children 2 and under are free.



Now that the weather is warming up, area attractions are coming out of hibernation!  Here is a list of High Country Attractions that reopen in time for Easter!

  • Sky Valley Zip Tours
  • Parkway Craft Center
  • High Gravity Adventures Aerial Adventure Park
  • Emerald Village