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Doc Watson Day - Free Concert - June 15th at 4pm

Doc Watson Day Celebration Join us as we celebrate Doc Watson with a free concert dedicated to his memory Doc Watson, a 7-time Grammy Award winner, lived in Deep Gap, NC, and was a frequent visitor to Boone and the Jones House during his lifetime. A musical legend, Doc inspire... View the full post »

FREE Backstreet Park Concert Series

Free Summer Concert SeriesJoin us for the Backstreet Park Concert Series of 2018!  Come kick back and enjoy the music and the fresh outdoors! No charge. Friday nights from 5:30-7pm, starting June 1st.Located in West Jefferson Backstreet Park 2nd Ave, West Jefferson, NC 28694For th... View the full post »

Lansing Blues Festival - This Sat. June, 9th!

Lansing Blues Festival  Head to Lansing Creeper Trail Park (behind the Vol. Fire Dept.) for the Lansing Blues Festival on SAT, June 9, NOON-6pm. Check out the pre-party as well, at Molley Chomper Cidery on FRI, June 8, 6pm.  MORE INFO  -  ... View the full post »

West Jefferson Gallery Crawl: Fri. June 8th

West Jefferson Gallery Crawl Stroll the streets, visit the galleries, unique shops, and restaurants during Downtown West Jefferson's Gallery Crawl this FRI, June 8, 5-8pm. Sponsored by the Ashe County Arts Council in cooperation with the West Jefferson Busine... View the full post »

DATE CHANGE: 37th Annual Canoe Race

37th Annual New River Canoe Race DATE CHANGE: 37th Annual Canoe Race. Paddle this beautiful, calm stretch of the New River on SAT, June 9, 9am, while supporting the High Country State Parks. Live music, exhibits, food truck, free tubing, hiking and friends. Not a shotg... View the full post »

Annual New River Canoe Race - June 2, 2018

 Annual New River Canoe Race – June 2, 2018 ​The 37th Annual New River Canoe Race will take place on June 2nd, 9 am.  All proceeds go toward Friends of High ... View the full post »

Christmas in July Festival

CHRISTMAS IN JULY FESTIVAL, WEST JEFFERSON, NC – JULY 7, 2018 The 32nd Annual Christmas in July Festival, West Jefferson – July 7 2018 takes place in the quaint town of West Jefferson, North Carolina.  The festival began as a way to promote the local C... View the full post »

Tweetsie Railroad: Day Out With Thomas Big Adventure Tour

Toot! Toot! Experience Day Out With Thomas like never before at Tweetsie Railroad.All aboard! Thomas the Tank Engine invites little engineers to join him for a day of adventures, friendship and family fun at Day Out with Thomas: Big Adventures Tour. Rid... View the full post »

Ashe County Marathon Jam

The third annual Ashe County Marathon Jam, sponsored by the New River Chapter of the Military Officers Association, will take place on Saturday, May 19th from noon to midnight at the Ashe Arts Center in West Jefferson.  Musicians will play or “jam” for 12 ... View the full post »

An Appalachian Summer Festival

Appalachian State University’s annual summer arts attraction, An Appalachian Summer Festival, announces the 34th season to take place July 1- Aug. 4, 2018.   Read More The 2018 schedule presents a diverse mix of mu... View the full post »

Todd Island Park, Fishing the South Fork of the New River

While you’re waiting for the Todd summer concerts to begin, come on out and try your hand at fishing. Todd Island Park South Fork, New River Fishing Todd Island Park on the South Fork of the beautiful New River is designated as Mountain Her... View the full post »

Museum of Ashe County History, Celebrate Spring Event!

CELEBRATE SPRING  April 28thMuseum ofAshe County History The Museum of Ashe County History is welcoming the season with plant sales, live music, vendors, antique tractors, and the opportunity to meet some of the amazing gardeners in our area. They wi... View the full post »

MERLEFEST Annual Premier Music Festival

It's are about the MUSIC, MOMENTS and MEMORIES!MerleFest, considered one of the premier music festivals in the country, serves as an annual homecoming for musicians and music fans. Held on the campus of Wilkes Community College in Wilkesboro, North ... View the full post »

Frescoes, New To The Appalachian Mural Trail

The Appalachian Mural Trail has recently added Ashe County's seven amazing fresco paintings to their mural trail! Holy Trinity Frescoes, Glendale Springs, NCSt Mary’s Frescoes, West Jefferson, NCFeatured Muralist & Fresco Artist: Benjamin F. Long IV ... View the full post »

Phipps Country Store Jam Sessions

Don't forget that Phipps Country Store out in Lansing has their Jam Sessions every Friday evening - even during the winter months! Check out this video by Ken Mundy.   Article info from Ashe County Chamber of Commerce, E-News Feb 21, 2018.   https://youtu.be/tgzKwxdRbu0 ... View the full post »