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Summer in Blowing Rock

Summer Activities & Interests

 

 

5 Great Hikes to Enjoy

5 Great Hikes to Enjoy

Hiking is one of the best ways to see the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are countless trails in the area, especially along the Blue Ridge Parkway. From the myriad destination hikes and...

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Water Adventure

Water Adventure

Are you looking for a place by the water to enjoy the view? Perhaps you’d like to cool off on a warm Blue Ridge day. The Blowing Rock area features lots of places where water and related activities...

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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...

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Art in the Park is an Outdoor Gallery

Art in the Park is an Outdoor Gallery

Blowing Rock’s Art in the Park offers open-air gallery experiences for art-lovers, collectors, and craft enthusiasts each year. The six-show series, which is presented once a month from May through...

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Birding in Blowing Rock

Birding in Blowing Rock

Blowing Rock is located on the Blue Ridge Parkway and bordered by the Pisgah National Forest, providing close proximity and easy access to a multitude of habitats. This area of the Blue Ridge...

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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...

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Concerts in the Park

Concerts in the Park

Mark your calendars for the 2022 Concert in the Park: Alair Summer Concert Series! Six shows in Memorial Park, all 3pm - 5pm. Free, family-friendly and casual- bring a lawn chair or blanket. This...

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Peaks and Gorges

Peaks and Gorges

The Blowing Rock is a rock formation that juts out over the John’s River Gorge at about 4000 feet above sea level. The views of the gorge and the Pisgah Forest are immense and breathtaking. The...

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