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Annual Rummage Sale – 100 Families!
Annual Rummage Sale – 100 Families! @ Congregation Beth Israel
Sep 1 – Sep 2 all-day
Annual Rummage Sale, Congregation Beth Israel, Sept 1 and 2, Sunday and Monday, 9-5. 229 Murdock Ave., Asheville, 28804. Huge collection of treasures from 100 families. Bargains for everyone. Free parking. 828 252-8431
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Carolina Mountains Literary Festival
Carolina Mountains Literary Festival @ Burnsville Town Center
Sep 5 – Sep 7 all-day
Carolina Mountains Literary Festival @ Burnsville Town Center
Register soon for the Friday night Banquet and the Saturday night Keynote. Spaces fill quickly. The 14th Annual Carolina Mountains Literary Festival is on September 5-7, 2019 in Burnsville, NC. All day on Friday and[...]
The Orchard at Altapass – Sound Traveler 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Sound Traveler @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 5 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Sound Traveler @ The Orchard at Altapass
Bob & Patty Tatum, play acoustic vocal and instrumental renditions of popular classics from genres as diverse as classic rock & pop, folk, classy standards, country, blues, light jazz, and gospel on guitar, trumpet, bass,[...]
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church 6:30 pm
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church @ Bear Creek Baptist Church
Sep 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Sacred Heart Spaghetti Day
Sacred Heart Spaghetti Day @ Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Sep 6 all-day
Spaghetti Day at Sacred Heart Catholic Church located at 20 Summit Street on Friday, Sept. 6. Lunch (take out only) is at 11am – 1pm. For in town delivery (lunch only) contact Kathleen at 319-0001.[...]
The Orchart at Altapass – Debbie Young 1:45 pm
The Orchart at Altapass – Debbie Young @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 6 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchart at Altapass – Debbie Young @ The Orchard at Altapass
She sings solo and as lead and tenor, playing rhythm guitar, mandolin and harmonica in Tru Blu.  Always a favorite.  FREE
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” @ Parkway Playhouse
Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the ramshackle pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Dollar Brothers / Bearwallow 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Dollar Brothers / Bearwallow @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Dollar Brothers / Bearwallow @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Dollar Brothers:  Growing up in the Meat Camp community of Watauga County in a musical family, brothers Darrell, Barry, and Wade, have been playing bluegrass music together and performing at local venues for more[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “The Humans” @ Parkway Playhouse
Breaking with tradition, Erik Blake has brought his Pennsylvania family to celebrate Thanksgiving at his daughter’s apartment in lower Manhattan. As darkness falls outside the ramshackle pre-war duplex, eerie things start to go bump in[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Slight Departure / Tru Blu 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Slight Departure / Tru Blu @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Slight Departure / Tru Blu @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Slight Departure:  A WNC based Folk/Americana/Old Time quintet, and it’s 5-part harmonies and instruments indigenous to North Carolina, make this group a must-see act. 3pm: Tru Blu:  They have been a work in progress[...]
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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) 12:00 am
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) @ Mitchell County DSS
Sep 9 @ 12:00 am
MHFA participants learn to help individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis or people developing a mental health or substance use problem by using a five-step action plan. Participants also learn about local treatment resources. Contact[...]
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“Around the World, A Retrospective” Through the Lens of H. Allen Benowitz 5:00 pm
“Around the World, A Retrospective” Through the Lens of H. Allen Benowitz @ Yancey County Public Library
Sep 11 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
“Around the World, A Retrospective” Through the Lens of H. Allen Benowitz @ Yancey County Public Library
A lecture and slide show presentation of the photography and travels of H. Allen Benowitz.
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The Orchard at Altapass – Jack Vaughn 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Jack Vaughn @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 12 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Jack Vaughn @ The Orchard at Altapass
Come enjoy the great songs of this talented artist.  FREE
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church 6:30 pm
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church @ Bear Creek Baptist Church
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 13 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
He grew up in Mitchell and McDowell counties surrounded by traditional mountain music, and he has been singing and playing gospel, mountain, bluegrass, or classic country music most of his life.  To Terry music is[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – True Grass / Crossfire 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – True Grass / Crossfire @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – True Grass / Crossfire @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: True Grass:  They hail from Burnsville, NC, and have been playing truegrass, newgrass, and gospel since 1994.  Band members include Anthony Allen, Jeff Allen, Daniel Cook, Daniel Norton, and Jacob Carroll. 3pm: Crossfire Bluegrass[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Harlan County Grass / Jerry, Mike & Bill 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Harlan County Grass / Jerry, Mike & Bill @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Harlan County Grass / Jerry, Mike & Bill @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm:  Harlan County Grass:  From East Tennessee, they take pride in being a traditional bluegrass band.  The band stays steeped deep in the roots of the music that actually wears the label of bluegrass. 3pm:[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Tom Sparks 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 19 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
An all-time Orchard favorite.  FREE
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church 6:30 pm
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church @ Bear Creek Baptist Church
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Orchard at Altapass – Town & Country / Jonah Riddle 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Town & Country / Jonah Riddle @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Town & Country / Jonah Riddle @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Town & Country:  A band playing the music of their region. 3pm: Jonah Riddle: He takes care of banjo duties in the group, playing a style that is quickly fading away in today’s business. [...]
MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS FOLK FESTIVAL 5:30 pm
MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS FOLK FESTIVAL @ Burnsville Town Center
Sep 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS FOLK FESTIVAL @ Burnsville Town Center
Toe River Arts’ Annual Music in the Mountains Folk Festival is coming to the Burnsville Town Center on Saturday, September 21 from 5:30 to 8:30pm. The Annual Festival, sponsored by Mountain Community Health Partnership, and[...]
Mayland Earth to Sky Park Movie Night 7:15 pm
Mayland Earth to Sky Park Movie Night @ Mayland Earth to Sky Park
Sep 21 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Mayland Earth to Sky Park Movie Night @ Mayland Earth to Sky Park
September 21 Movie: TDB – Bring the whole family to watch space themed movies at the Earth to Sky Park throughout the summer.
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack / Rockabillys 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack / Rockabillys @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack / Rockabillys @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Randy Flack:  A native of WNC, has been writing and performing since his early teens.  His songs and stories reflect his small town and Appalachian roots.  Song after song, story after story, a tapestry[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 3:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
Jazz Concert – Brian Turner & Debbie Phillips 7:00 pm
Jazz Concert – Brian Turner & Debbie Phillips
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Jazz Concert – Brian Turner & Debbie Phillips
Regional favorites, Brian Turner on piano, and vocalist, Debbie Phillips will team up for a concert of Classic Jazz Favorites at the Burnsville Town Center on Sunday, September 22 at 7 pm. Donations are appreciated[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 26 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Randy Flack @ The Orchard at Altapass
A native of WNC, has been writing and performing since his early teens.  His songs and stories reflect his small town and Appalachian roots.  Song after song, story after story, a tapestry is woven of[...]
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church 6:30 pm
Celebrate Recovery – Bear Creek Baptist Church @ Bear Creek Baptist Church
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Orchard at Altapass – Sam McKinney 1:45 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Sam McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 27 @ 1:45 pm – 3:15 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Sam McKinney @ The Orchard at Altapass
A talented young local singer and guitarist from Spruce Pine, whose repertoire includes a dynamic mix of traditional and contemporary music.  His captivating voice and guitar styles immediately engage the audience and leave them wanting[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
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Old Timey Fall Festival 10:00 am
Old Timey Fall Festival @ Burnsville Town Square
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Old Timey Fall Festival @ Burnsville Town Square
The OLD TIMEY FALL FESTIVAL is held on September 28th, 2019 in Burnsville, NC. On Burnsville’s beautiful Town Square, this is a good old fashioned, “Old Timey” local Festival.  This annual event is used to[...]
The Orchard at Altapass – The Grass Catchers / Tom Sparks 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – The Grass Catchers / Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – The Grass Catchers / Tom Sparks @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: The Grass Catchers:  Enjoy their “catchy” renditions of this Orchard favorite group. 3pm: Tom Sparks:  An all-time Orchard favorite. FREE
2nd Annual No Place Like Home BeerFest 5:00 pm
2nd Annual No Place Like Home BeerFest @ Homeplace Beer Company
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2nd Annual No Place Like Home BeerFest @ Homeplace Beer Company
Homeplace Beer Company and TRACTOR Food & Farms are excited to announce the second annual No Place Like Homeplace Beer Fest on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Showcasing innovators of brewing in the region, 19 breweries[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 7:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
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The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill 1:00 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill @ The Orchard at Altapass
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
The Orchard at Altapass – Terry McKinney / Amantha Mill @ The Orchard at Altapass
1pm: Terry McKinney:  He grew up in Mitchell and McDowell counties surrounded by traditional mountain music, and he has been singing and playing gospel, mountain, bluegrass, or classic country music most of his life.  To[...]
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” 3:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
Sep 29 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkway Playhouse presents “Dark of the Moon” @ Parkway Playhouse
This perennial favorite is based on the haunting folk ballad of “Barbara Allen.” Set in the Smoky Mountains, it recounts the story of John, a strange “witch boy” who upon first beholding the beautiful Barbara[...]
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