Black Mountain / Swannanoa Calendar of Events

May 15, 2015 to Aug. 02, 2015 - Gallery Show - Photographer John Smith
At Seven Sister Gallery.
(828)
www.sevensistersgallery.com

June 02, 2015 to Aug. 02, 2015 - Gallery Show "Americana"
At Red House Studios & Gallery, 310 W. State St. next to the Monte Vista Hotel. Mon.-Sat. 10am-5pm./Sun. 11am-4pm. No admission fee.
(828)

July 24, 2015 to Aug. 02, 2015 - Play
Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre presents "Pump Boys and Dinettes" at Owen High School. Info on web site.
(828)689-1239
www.sartplays.org

July 24, 2015 to Sept. 04, 2015 - Gallery of Glass
Artist John Almaguer's vibrant glass creations on display. Created with carving, blowing and sculpting. Free. Mon-Fri 10am-5pm.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.blackmountainarts.org

Aug. 01, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie 2pm & Round the World Tours - 2:30pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 01, 2015 - Howl-In at Wolfdog Sanctuary
Tours begin at 3:15pm. Meet & learn about the wolf dogs. 5pm potluck supper ($5 donation). See the farms wishlist of items needed.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Aug. 01, 2015 - Givens Highland Farms
Informational brunch 10am by reservation.
(828)357-3611

Aug. 01, 2015 - Annual Museum Benefit Yard Sale
Donations accepted year-round. Sale is 9-12pm on corner of Padgettown Rd and Old 70.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566

Aug. 01, 2015 - Valley History Explorer Hike #6
Historic Ridgecrest Tour. Pre-registration required.
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Aug. 03, 2015 to Aug. 07, 2015 - Summer Camp
With Amy Maze 9am-12pm M-F $125.
Register online.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.blackmountainarts.org

Aug. 04, 2015 - Groovin on Grovemont
Outdoor concert on Grovemont Square.
Contact: George Scott
(828)250-6486
grovemont@gmail.com

Aug. 04, 2015 - Book/ CD/ VHS Sale
At Swannanoa Library during Groovin' on Grovemont Concert. 6-8pm.
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Aug. 06, 2015 - Wildflower Walk
Free - At Lakeview Center with Jim Poling.
Contact: Blk Mtn Recreation and Parks
(828)
james.poling@garrett.edu

Aug. 06, 2015 - Park Rhythms - Michael J. Stevens Quartet
Free outside concert (Jazz featuring Paula Hanke on vocals). 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk. Food Vendors: Gypsy Queen Cuisine & Carolina Pops
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

Aug. 07, 2015 - Gallery Show Opening Reception / Awards
48th Annual Juried Swannanoa Valley Fire Arts League member exhibit. Free, 5-7 pm at Red House Studios & Gallery beside Monte Vista
(828)

Aug. 07, 2015 - Sourwood IDOL Contest
Amateur singing contest. Cash prizes. FREE. 7pm in Sourwood Entertainment Tent.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.sourwoodfestival.com

Aug. 07, 2015 - Galley Exhibit - Opening Reception
"New Horizons" exhibit at the Monte Vista Hotel. Reception 6-8pm. View the art, meet the artists and enjoy cocktails, appetizers, dinner and music.
(828)

Aug. 08, 2015 to Aug. 09, 2015 - 38th Annual Sourwood Festival
9am-8pm Sat., 9am-5pm Sunday. No admission fee.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.sourwoodfestival.com

Aug. 08, 2015 - Givens Highland Farms
Informational brunch 10am by reservation.
(828)357-3611

Aug. 08, 2015 - Sourwood 5K & Cheshire Pump & Run
27th running, premiere road run/walk course. Earn deductions off 5K times by doing bench presses pre-race. Start 8:30am at Cheshire Fitness Center. Register on-line.
Contact: Andrew K. Marsh
(828)669-1902
info@Sourwood5K.com
www.Sourwood5K.com

Aug. 08, 2015 to Sept. 28, 2015 - Juried Art Show
48th Annual Juried Swannanoa Valley Fine Art League member exhibit at Red House Gallery beside Monte Vista Hotel. Hours Mon-Sat 10-5, Sun 12-4.
Contact: S. Lueck, Curator
(828)669-7848
www.svfalarts.org

Aug. 13, 2015 - Park Rhythms - Ryan Perry Band
Free outdoor concert (Country Hits). 7-9pm at Lake Tomahawk. Food Vendors: Dark City Deli & Norman's Ice Cream. Last one of the season.
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation & Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

Aug. 14, 2015 to Aug. 16, 2015 - Front Porch Theatre
Presents "The Hive" original children's theater. 8/14 & 8/15 @ 6:30pm, 8/16 @2pm. $10 adults, $5 kids
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.blackmountainarts.org

Aug. 14, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 15, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie 2pm & Round the World Tour - 2:30pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 16, 2015 - Blk Mtn Home for Children, Youth & Families
Open house. Public welcome. 2pm tour w/refreshments. 3:30pm presentation. The Crossflame Youth Choir from St. Luke's UMC of Hickory will perform.
(828)686-3451
ww.blackmountainhome.org

Aug. 22, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie 2pm & Round the World Tours - 2:30pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 23, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 28, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 29, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Aug. 29, 2015 - Asheville Super - Spartan Race
Eighteen miles through mud, water and strategically placed obstacles. Participants - early registration $95, day of $175. Spectator tickets $20 & $25.
(828)
www.spartan.com

Sept. 04, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 05, 2015 - Valley History Explorer Hike #7
Historic Black Mountain Tour. Pre-registration required.
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.com

Sept. 05, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tour
Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 05, 2015 - Howl-In at Wolfdog Sanctuary
Tours begin at 3:15pm. Meet & learn about the wolf dogs. 5pm potluck supper ($5 donation). See the farms wishlist of items needed.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Sept. 06, 2015 - Carolina Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 10, 2015 - Buzz About Bees?
Awareness Event including Student Swarms through 9/25
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.blackmountainarts.org

Sept. 11, 2015 to Sept. 12, 2015 - Art on the Lawn
Art show and sale featuring 50 Artists, Photographers, 3 Dimensional Design Artists and Jewelry Designers. Friday 10am-4pm and Saturday 9am-4pm on lawn at Red House Gallery beside Monte Vista Hotel.
(828)669-0351

Sept. 12, 2015 - Mitchell Falls Hike
8am. Pre-registration required.
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Sept. 18, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 19, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 26, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 02, 2015 to Oct. 04, 2015 - Southeast Wise Women Herbarl Conference
Annual Conference at Camp Rockmont. Registration required.
(877)SEWOMEN
www.sewisewomen.com

Oct. 02, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 03, 2015 - Old Toll Road Caravan
Old Mount Mitchell Toll Road Caravan to Camp Alice. 8am. Pre-registration required.
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Oct. 03, 2015 - Howl-In at Wolfdog Sanctuary
Tours begin at 3:15pm. Meet & learn about the wolf dogs. 5pm potluck supper ($5 donation). See the farms wishlist of items needed.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Oct. 03, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 10, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 10, 2015 - Fall by the Tracks Festival and 5K Fun Run
Contact: Old Depot Association
(828)669-6583
www.olddepot.org

Oct. 15, 2015 to Oct. 18, 2015 - L.E.A.F
Lake Eden Arts Festival at Camp Rockmont, tickets on-line in advance.
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www.theleaf.org

Oct. 16, 2015 to Oct. 17, 2015 - Art on the Lawn
Art show and sale featuring 50 Artists, Photographers, 3 Dimensional Design Artists and Jewelry Designers. Friday 10am-4pm and Saturday 9am-4pm on lawn at Red House Gallery beside Monte Vista Hotel.
(828)669-0351

Oct. 16, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 17, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 18, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 23, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 23, 2015 to Oct. 24, 2015 - Historic Haunted House Tours
5:30-8pm. Registration required.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566
www.swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Oct. 24, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 30, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 31, 2015 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie & Round the World - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 31, 2015 - Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade & Festivities
Includes costume contests. Parade at 3pm on Town Square followed by contest (usually lasts until 5pm)
Contact: J. Vengoechea
(828)669-0065

Oct. 31, 2015 - 3rd Annual Public Art - Rocking Chair Auction
On Town Square. Preview 9am-10am Acution 10am-noon.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.thelittletownthatrocks.org

Nov. 07, 2015 - Howl-In at Wolfdog Sancturary
Tours begin at 3:15pm. Meet & learn about the wolf dogs. 5pm potluck supper ($5 donation). See the farms wishlist of items needed.
Contact: Full Moon Farm
(828)664-9818
www.fullmoonfarm.org

Dec. 03, 2015 to Dec. 31, 2015 - Deck the Trees
36 Christmas Trees on display in beautifully renovated hotel - Free. Vote for your favorite with monetary donations. Benefits the Swannanoa Valley Christian Ministry.
Contact: The Monte Vista Hotel
(828)669-8870
www.TheMonteVistaHotel.net

Dec. 04, 2015 - It's a Wonderful Life - Holly Jolly
Shops open w/refreshments, entertainment & Santa. 5-8pm downtown.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

Dec. 05, 2015 - Christmas Parade
4pm downtown. Entry fee - applications at Visitor Center.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Dec. 05, 2015 - Circle of Lights at Lake Tomahawk
Lights, music, Santa and more. Begins after the parade - 6pm. Free
Contact: Black Mountain Recreation and Parks
(828)669-2052
www.blackmountainrec.com

July 31, 2016 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub Grub Crawl - 2pm- Advance reservations required.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

 

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