Black Mountain / Swannanoa Calendar of Events

May 07, 2016 to Nov. 19, 2016 - Black Mountain Tailgate Market
Saturday mornings 9am-noon. 130 Montreat Rd (behind First Baptist Church)
(828)

May 15, 2016 to July 31, 2016 - Art Exhibit
Exciting work of seven members of the Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League. At Monte Vista Hotel, 308 W. State St.
(828)
www.svfalarts.org

June 03, 2016 to July 17, 2016 - Gallery Show
FREE. Works celebrating this wonderful country. At The Red House Studios & Gallery, 310 W. State St. Tues-Sat 11-5pm, Sun. 1-4pm Closed Mondays
(828)669-0351

June 03, 2016 to Aug. 28, 2016 - Billy Edd Wheeler Art Display
At Seven Sisters Gallery, 117 Cherry St. Black Mtn. NC 28711
(828)669-5107

June 14, 2016 to July 08, 2016 - Plein Air Paintings Gallery Show
Free. 10am-5pm. Enjoy paintings from Art in Bloom Garden Tours in Upper Gallery.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

June 23, 2016 to Nov. 17, 2016 - Swannanoa's Old Farmer's Ball
Community contra dancing every Thursday night in Bryson Gym, Warren Wilson College. $5- lessons starts at 7:30, dance at 8pm.
(828)
www.oldfarmersball.com

June 25, 2016 to July 23, 2016 - Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival
Saturdays at 7:30pm at Warren Wilson College.
(828)771-3050
www.scm-festival.com

June 25, 2016 to July 23, 2016 - Chamber Music Festival
Saturdays at 7:30pm $25 per performance or $100 for all 5. At Kittredge Theatre, Warren Wilson College. Tickets and info on-line.
(828)
www.scm-festival.com

June 27, 2016 to July 01, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Under the Sea
Ages 3-5. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

June 27, 2016 to July 01, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Surf's Up
Ages 6-9. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 01, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Crawl - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

July 02, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II- 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

July 02, 2016 - Pizza and Movie Night
5:30pm. Teen-age program at Black Mountain Library, 105 N. Dougherty St.
(828)250-4756

July 03, 2016 - Shopping Benefit
For PEG - U.S. based non-profit founded by David & Deanna LaMotte. Helps schools & libraries in Guatemala. Will receive 15% of sales
Contact: Ten Thousand Villages
(828)669-1406

July 03, 2016 - Montreat Open House Tour
2-4pm. 5 open houses. See list and addresses on web site.
Contact: Greybeard Realty
(828)669-1072
realestate@greybeardrealty.com
www.greybeard.com

July 04, 2016 - Fireworks Hike
Independence Day Sunset Fireworks Hike. Registration required.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566

July 04, 2016 - Montreat Parade & Celebration
10:30am - Parade on Lookout Road.
Followed by day of activities. Schedule available on-line.
Contact: Montreat Conference Center
(828)419-2109
www.montreat.org/event/4th-july-celebration

July 04, 2016 - Annual July 4th Cookout
At Harwood Home for Funerals. noon to 3pm. Free. BBQ, Hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks on the lawn.
(828)669-2977

July 04, 2016 - Street Dance / Fireworks
Free. 5:30-9:30pm. Sutton Ave. Dance to live music by the Ryan Perry Band, activities for the kids, food vendor, and fireworks at dark.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 06, 2016 - Financial Workshop
Free. 9-10am at 2263 US Hwy 70, Swannanoa. Presented by Pamela Tegge, Edward Jones. Refreshments served. RSVP to Kassady-
(828)686-3783

July 07, 2016 - Park Rhythms Outdoor Concert
James Hammel Trio playing Jazz/Pop/Originals. Free 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 07, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

July 07, 2016 - Paint Night at Mellie Mac's
6:30-8:30pm. $35 per person includes One glass wine or pint beer, art supplies, instruction. Call or stop by to sign up.
(828)669-5727

July 09, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

July 09, 2016 - Swannanoa River Cleanup
Volunteers needed to wade river & banks collecting debris. Wear closed-toed shoes. Meet 10am at Owen Park, 875 Warren Wilson Rd. Ends 2pm.
Contact: Friends and Neighbors of Swannanoa (FANS)
(828)713-8836
mdillow2@bellsouth.net

July 09, 2016 - Comic Con Event
Comics, costumes, toys and science fiction vendors and artists displaying work at Montreat Conference Ctr. 10am-5pm. $3 adults, $2 ages 12 to 4.
(828)675-8943
https://www.facebook.com/blackmountaincomicon

July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Broadway Bound
Ages 6-9. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Royal Tea Party
Ages 3-5. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 11, 2016 to July 14, 2016 - Community Wide Vacation Bible School
6-9pm at Black Mtn. Primary School. For kindergarten-rising 6th grade. Register on-line or call.
Contact: S. Miller
(828)669-7577
www.cccmontreat.org

July 12, 2016 - Groovin' on Grovemont Outdoor Concert
LYRIC playing pop, soul & funk. FREE. 6:00pm in Grovemont Square near the Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston Ave. in Swannanoa. Bring a chair. Concessions available for purchase.
(828)250-6486

July 12, 2016 to Aug. 09, 2016 - Giant Used Book Sale
On 7/12, 7/26, and 8/09 during Groovin' on Grovemont concerts. 5-8:30pm at Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston Ave.
(828)250-6486

July 13, 2016 - Basketball Bonanza
10:30am. Elementary-age program at Black Mountain Library, 105 N. Dougherty St.
(828)250-4756

July 13, 2016 - Financial Workshop
Free. 9-10am at 2263 US Hwy 70, Swannanoa. Presented by Pamela Tegge, Edward Jones. Refreshments served. RSVP to Kassady-
(828)686-3783

July 14, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

July 14, 2016 - Park Rhythms Outdoor Concert
Whitewater Bluegrass Company. Free 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 15, 2016 - Artist Reception
Artist Jose` Bello. 6-8pm in Upper Gallery at Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 16, 2016 - Paint Night at Mellie Mac's
4pm. $35 per person includes One glass wine or pint beer, art supplies, instruction. Call or stop by to sign up.
(828)669-5727

July 16, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II- 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

July 16, 2016 - Howl-In at Wolf Dog Sanctuary
Gates open at 3pm. Tours start at 3:15. Email or call for directions.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org

July 18, 2016 - Introduction to Insects
11am. Elementary-age program at Black Mountain Library, 105 N. Dougherty St.
(828)250-4756

July 20, 2016 - Financial Workshop
Free. 9-10am at 2263 US Hwy 70, Swannanoa. Presented by Pamela Tegge, Edward Jones. Refreshments served. RSVP to Kassady-
(828)686-3783

July 21, 2016 - Park Rhythms Outdoor Concert
Michael J. Stevens Quarter playing Jazz. Free 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 21, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

July 23, 2016 - Greenways Discovery Days
River Loop Trail / Oaks Trail. Free Guided Walking Tour 10am-11:30am. No pre-registration required. No dogs. Water & hat suggested.
(828)989-3269

July 23, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

July 25, 2016 to July 29, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Just Dance
Ages 6-9. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 25, 2016 to July 29, 2016 - Summer Day Camp - Superheroes
Ages 3-5. Mon-Fri. 9am-noon. $125 per week.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

July 26, 2016 - Groovin' on Grovemont Outdoor Concert
Laura Blackley & the Wildflowers playing Appalachian blues & sold. FREE. 6:00pm in Grovemont Square near the Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston Ave. in Swannanoa. Bring a chair. Concessions available for purchase.
(828)250-6486

July 27, 2016 - Yoga and Stories
10:30am. Elementary-age program at Black Mountain Library, 105 N. Dougherty St.
(828)250-4756

July 28, 2016 - Park Rhythms Outdoor Concert
The Rewind Band playing Country/ Beach / Classic Rock. Free 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreaction & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 28, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

July 30, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 04, 2016 - Park Rhythms Outdoor Concert
David LaMotte playing Folk. Free 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

Aug. 04, 2016 - Paint Night at Mellie Mac's
6:30-8:30pm. $35 per person includes One glass wine or pint beer, art supplies, instruction. Call or stop by to sign up.
(828)669-5727

Aug. 04, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

Aug. 05, 2016 to Aug. 06, 2016 - Annual Rummage Sale
Friday 11am-4pm. Sat. 8am-12noon.
Corner of Padgett Town Rd and Old 70 W. Benefits Swannanoa Valley Museum.
Contact: Y. Smith
(828)669-1679

Aug. 06, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II - 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 09, 2016 - Grooving' on Grovemont Outdoor Concert
The "Groovemont" Players representing a "who's who" of local talent playing pop, soul & blues and beyond. FREE. 6:00pm in Grovemont Square near the Swannanoa Library, 101 West Charleston Ave. in Swannanoa. Bring a chair. Concessions available for purchase.
(828)250-6486

Aug. 10, 2016 - Mountain Story Magic & Tales
10:30am. Elementary-age program at Black Mountain Library, 105 N. Dougherty St.
(828)250-4756

Aug. 11, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

Aug. 12, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Crawl - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 12, 2016 - Sourwood Idol Contest
FREE - Amateur singing contest. 7pm in Sourwood Festival Entertainment Tent.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.sourwoodfestival.com

Aug. 13, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 13, 2016 to Aug. 14, 2016 - 39th Annual Sourwood Festival
Alcohol-free, family oriented street festival with over 200 vendors - arts, crafts, food, games, rides, and more.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.SourwoodFestival.com

Aug. 18, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

Aug. 20, 2016 - Annual Juried Art Show
Work of artists and artisans from across WNC. Opening reception 4pm, Arrowhead Gallery and Studios, 78C S Catawba Ave., Old Fort
(828)
www.arrowheadart.org

Aug. 20, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II- 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 20, 2016 - Paint Night at Mellie Mac's
4pm. $35 per person includes One glass wine or pint beer, art supplies, instruction. Call or stop by to sign up.
(828)669-5727

Aug. 20, 2016 - Howl-In at Wolf Dog Sanctuary
Gates open at 3pm. Tours start at 3:15. Email or call for directions.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org

Aug. 25, 2016 - Free Wine Tasting
Wine tasting and sales. Dinner by reservation. 5-7pm at The Artisan Gourmet Market, 2 East Market St., Cheshire Village-Black Mountain
(828)357-5500
www.theartisangourmetmarket.com

Aug. 27, 2016 - Greenways Discovery Days
Riverwalk Trail. Free Guided Walking Tour 10am-11:30am. No pre-registration required. No dogs. Water & hat suggested.
(828)989-3269

Sept. 02, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Crawl - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 03, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 10, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II- 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 17, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour I - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 17, 2016 - How-In at Wolf Dog Sanctuary
Gates open at 3pm. Tours start at 3:15. Email or call for directions.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org

Sept. 24, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour II - 3:00. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
(828)
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 15, 2016 - Howl-In at Wolf Dog Sanctuary
Gates open at 3pm. Tours start at 3:15. Email or call for directions.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org

Oct. 20, 2016 to Oct. 23, 2016 - L.E.A.F. Festival
Music, arts, earth skills, local brews, food, activities and more. Reservations required.
(828)
www.LEAF.org

Oct. 24, 2016 - Battle of the Brushes 2016
Opening reception and awards for Annual plein air painting competition.
(828)
www.arrowheadart.org

Oct. 28, 2016 to Oct. 29, 2016 - Historic Haunted House Tours
Tours guided by historic interpreters dressed in period attire. Location TBA. $25 members, $35 nonmembers.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Oct. 29, 2016 - Black Mountain Old Depot Art by the Tracks
Juried art show in its 19th year. On Sutton Ave in downtown Blk Mtn. 10am-6pm,
Contact: The Old Depot Association
(828)669-6583
craftshow@olddepot.org
www.olddepot.org

Nov. 19, 2016 - Howl for the Holidays
1-5pm at Wolf Dog Sanctuary. Email or call for directions.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
info@fullmoonfarm.org

Dec. 02, 2016 - Holly Jolly
Stores open late w/refreshments, street performers and Santa.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Dec. 03, 2016 - Christmas Parade
Starts 4pm along State St. from Flatcreek Rd to Craigmont Rd. Over 100 entries. Registration fee for entries.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

May 11, 2017 to May 14, 2017 - L.E.A.F. Festival
Music, arts, earth skills, local brews, food, activities and more. Reservations required.
(828)
www.LEAF.org

Oct. 19, 2017 to Oct. 22, 2017 - L.E.A.F. Festival
Music, arts, earth skills, local brews, food, activities and more. Reservations required.
(828)
www.LEAF.org

 

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