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Park shows return
Now in its second half-century, Blowing Rock's Art in the Park, a monthly May through October Saturday event, showcases craftspeople and artisans from the Southeast.
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Town in Top 17
Blowing Rock and Boone have been named two of the Top 17 Small Cities in North Carolina in the March edition of Cities Journal.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Blowing Rock's 2nd Annual Beer Walkabout April 26
The second annual Blowing Rock Beer Walkabout event is scheduled for 1 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 and will feature six locations where visitors can meet with brewers, restaurateurs, distributors and other beer experts, and enjoy free samples of their brews.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Brass at BRAHM
The Blowing Rock Art and History Museum will kick off its third annual Summer Sunday Music Series with a concert by the Dasch Quartet at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 4. Dasch is made up of graduate saxophonists from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, and has been praised by Classical Voice of North Carolina as ... (more)
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Art in the Park returns May 17
Now in its second half-century, Blowing Rock's Art in the Park, a monthly May through October Saturday event, showcases craftspeople and artisans from all over the Southeast.
Playground project receives $25,000 donation
The Blowing Rock School Rejuvenation Project took a big swing on the financial monkey bars this week.
Bard Birthday Bash at Boone Mall
The capstone event of the current High Country Shakespeare Celebration is the Bard Birthday Bash, commemorating the 450th birthday of William Shakespeare.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
A new season at Tweetsie
From trains to live entertainment, animals, food and fun, there's plenty to do on a visit to Tweetsie Railroad Wild West Theme Park .
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Author Lee Smith to appear in Blowing Rock April 30
New York Times bestselling author Lee Smith, whose current novel "Guests on Earth" is set in the Western Carolina Mountains, will join fans in the High Country for a literary luncheon April 30 at 11:30 a.m. at the Meadowbrook Inn and Conference Center.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Boone and Blowing Rock named among Top 17 small cities in NC
Boone and Blowing Rock have been named two of the Top 17 Small Cities in North Carolina in the March edition of Cities Journal.
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Introducing the Blowing Rock Fall Classic
The town of Blowing Rock became one of the premier destinations for cyclists last week, when commissioners unanimously approved it as the start and finish line of a new bike ride to commence next year.
Town honors one of its own
Family, friends and co-workers of the late Thomas G. 'Tommy' McRary gather Tuesday afternoon for the renaming dedication of the town's water plant.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
NCDOT suspends 321 lane closures during Easter weekend
To better accommodate the volume of motorists traveling for the Easter holiday, the N.C. Department of Transportation is temporarily suspending lane closures along U.S. 321 in Blowing Rock.
SUV drives off Bamboo Road embankment
The driver of a 2004 Ford Explorer traveled to the right off of Bamboo Road and came to rest about 25 feet down an embankment near Bradford Mobile Home Park around 4:40 p.m. Tuesday.
Commissioners recognize Hound Ears Club for 50 years of service
The Watauga County Board of Commissioners passed a proclocation on Tuesday honoring Hound Ears Club in Boone for its 50 years of service to the High Country.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Commissioners vote down tax...
The Watauga County Board of Commissioners voted 3 to 2 to keep the ad valorem system as the sales tax distribution method.
Midnight at the Oasis returns to Blowing Rock May 2
Few people take their jobs as seriously as the professionals and volunteers at O.A.S.I.S. .
Mon Apr 14, 2014
BRAHM receives Philip Moose artwork
"High Country Landscapes: Philip Moose" opened on March 4 in the Community Meeting Room at the Blowing Rock Art and History Museum and will be on display through April.
Blood, Sweat and Gears announces Blowing Rock cycle ride for 2015
The Town of Blowing Rock became one of the premiere destinations for cyclists this week when commissioners unanimously approved it as the start and finish line of a new bike to commence next year.