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ALL-STAR RACE - North Wilkesboro Speedway

A pinnacle of NASCAR’s 75th anniversary season, the 2023 NASCAR All-Star Race will return to racing’s roots at historic North Wilkesboro Speedway, May 2023!  ASA Stars National Series - May 16, 2023Cars Pro & Late Model Stock - May 17, 2023&n... View the full post »

High Country Valentine's Day 2023

NC High Country Valentine's Events 2023!  Stay in a Cabin with an Outdoor Hot Tub ~ Want to make your trip into a weekend getaway? There are plenty of cabins to rent in the High Country with amazing Blue Ridge Mountain views, wood-burning fireplaces... View the full post »

High Country Real Estate Market Review, December 2022

During the month of December, the High Country MLS reported 175 residential home sales totaling $88.2 million. As we would except with limited inventory the number of closed transactions during the month of December was down from December of 2021 when the MLS reported 249... View the full post »

Cycle NC 2023

2023 Cycle North Carolina “Mountains to Coast” Route dates announced The twenty-fourth annual Cycle North Carolina “Mountains to Coast” Route ride is scheduled for a Banner Elk to Emerald Isle route, from Sept. 30 – Oct. 7, 2023. Cycle North Car... View the full post »

North Carolina Is The Great Trails State

2023 Year Of The Trail NC -In North Carolina, there is a trail for each of us. An open invitation for bikers, hikers, paddlers, and riders. For amblers, explorers, and commuters. These paths are a place of refuge and recreation, connecting us to the very essence of this state. To its storie... View the full post »

New Years Celebrations 2022, NC High Country

The NC High Country New Years Celebrations 2022 are a great way to ring in the New Year in the Boone, Blowing Rock, Beech Mountain, West Jefferson, Wilkesboro area!  There are activities for families and couples alike, both active and more traditional pursuits.  Here is our guide to th... View the full post »

Preparing Properties For Cold Weather

Checklist to Winterize Your Home in the NC High Country *Clean the gutters - Clear out any debris or leaves. Install downspout extenders as needed to direct water flow away from the house. *Insulate pipes/plumbing - Insulate pipes that are susce... View the full post »

MerleFest 2023

APRIL 27th-30th ~ 2023 will mark MerleFest’s 35th festival and will honor Doc Watson’s 100th birthday year. To celebrate the historic milestone event, organizers intend to feature MerleFest’s unique history and present unique collaborations to honor the festiva... View the full post »

Ski, Snowboard, Snow Tube, Ice Skate the High Country

North Carolina High Country is an oasis for outdoor adventure year-round. As the temperatures begin to drop and snow covers the mountain tops, you won’t want to miss a chance to hit the slopes. The High Country’s natural setting is perfect for ski season, typically lasting from Nov... View the full post »

Video: Ashe County Murals! We Love The Arts!

If you LOVE Murals and Public Art, Ashe County is the place to visit any time of the year. In this video, we explore a few of the many murals in the Coolest Corner of NC. Our art adventure begins in Fleetwood, before we drive to the New River State Park (Wagone... View the full post »

Holiday Light Displays 2022

Driving around looking at Christmas Lights is a fond memory for many families, and there are still places to enjoy this tradition in the NC High Country!  Full Article & Locations from High Country Host:  Click Here:https://highcountryhost.com/Holiday-Light-Displays-... View the full post »

Christmas In July Festival Receives Statewide Honor

Christmas In July Festival Receives Statewide Honor Carolina Country Magazine, published by North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives, named Ashe County’s Christmas In July Festival “Finest Festival" for the 2022 Carolina Finest Awards!  Full Ar... View the full post »

Ashe County Fraser Fir 2022

Ashe County Fraser Fir --  Just two months away from Christmas Eve and the perfect holiday tree might be closer than you think. The most popular Christmas tree sold in America is the Fraser fir. Many of those trees are grown in the higher elevations of the North Carolina... View the full post »

Ashe County, Find Your Christmas Tree 2022

The Ashe County Christmas Tree Association is an association of family farmers in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains that specialize in growing Christmas Trees!AsheCountyChristmasTrees.comChoose & Cut Brochure 2022 ... View the full post »

Frescoes Featured in Our State Magazine

The Church of the Frescoes announces their feature in Our State Magazine titled On the Trail of Faith & Frescoes in West Jefferson. Our State Magazine - Article by: Mark Powell (9/22/22)Click HERE For Article