fbpx
Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival is Back

Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival is Back

BRAHM (Blowing Rock Art & History Museum) will host their annual Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival from August 16-20, 2022, concluding in the Wet Paint Sale on August 20, 2022, from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Be on the lookout August 16-20th and you may notice scores...
Tips for Attending Symphony by the Lake

Tips for Attending Symphony by the Lake

About the Event: Often described as the “pinnacle of the summer season” here in Blowing Rock, the Symphony by the Lake is a must hear event! The Symphony is celebrating its 35th season this year, solidifying its place as a summer tradition. Set against the lake at...
Rosebay Rhododendron Bloom Update

Rosebay Rhododendron Bloom Update

Lots of people ask about when the rhododendrons bloom, and that depends on species, elevation, and local climate. The Rosebay, also known as the white rhododendron, is a prominent rhododendron along the Blowing Rock areas of the Blue Ridge Parkway. The blooms vary...
Valle Crucis and Mast General Store Detour

Valle Crucis and Mast General Store Detour

The summer season is upon us and with it comes more traffic congestion. The area that is experiencing significant back ups and wait times is the ongoing construction site at N.C. 105 and Broadstone Road.  Lane closures can be expected on N.C. 105, Broadstone Road, and...
July 4th Celebration in Blowing Rock

July 4th Celebration in Blowing Rock

2022 4th of July ParadeSaturday July 2, 10:00 am Join the town of Blowing Rock for the best small-town Main Street parade you’ll find anywhere! Local families, musicians, organizations, and characters celebrate the holiday with a patriotic procession. The parade...
Spectator’s Guide to the Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show

Spectator’s Guide to the Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show

The Hunter/Jumper I Division is July 26-31, 2022 The Hunter/Jumper II Division is August 3-7, 2022 The Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show is the oldest continual outdoor horse show in the country, having persevered through wars, depressions, and recessions. Rain or shine...