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Christmas in the Park & Parade Cancelled for 2020

The Town of Blowing Rock has made the difficult decision to cancel Christmas in the Park, the Lighting of the Town Event, and Blowing Rock Christmas Parade for 2020. Through constant communication and collaboration with numerous local, regional and state agencies, the...

Festival of Trees Event

The Festival of Trees has become a much-anticipated event in the High Country! For the 2020 season, the format has been adjusted so that people can safely enjoy the holiday cheer. The Western Youth Network (WYN) is taking a modern twist on the “old-school” telethon! ...

Visiting? Here’s the Latest on Operations & Safety!

Updated November 24, 2020, 1:30 pm. Blowing Rock's businesses are open and excited to welcome responsible travelers! The safety of our community and visitors is a top priority. What we're doing help to keep you safe: Restaurants are seating at a reduced capacity to...

Gift Cards & Online Shopping

Several shops & services in Blowing Rock offer online shopping and/or gift cards via phone or web. Buying a gift card or certificate today means a business has a bit more cash flow for expenses. Small businesses are the heart of Blowing Rock- please support them...

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2020 Symphony by the Lake Cancelled

2020 Symphony by the Lake Cancelled

It is with great sadness that the Board of Directors of the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce has announced that the Chamber will not host Symphony by the Lake this year. The event typically held in July was moved to August 22nd in late spring. The Chamber was...

No Spectators at this Year’s Horse Show

No Spectators at this Year’s Horse Show

For the past 97 summers the Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show and the Town of Blowing Rock have attracted horse lovers from across the nation to celebrate the connection between these regal animals and their human partners.  The COVID-19 restrictions have placed severe...

We’ve Been Busy!

We’ve Been Busy!

We've Been Busy! Although our inns, hotels, and cabins were closed for a little while, they've been busy! All are implementing updated cleaning procedures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, so you can rest assured at any of them. In addition, we've got some new...