To Share Local History During Weekend
The 1st Virginia Cavalry along with several other units
are scheduled to camp out in West Jefferson Park during
the Christmas in July weekend and will be making appearances
throughout the festival holding skirmishes and battles.
Rapping with Sam
Sam Bush Talks About Telluride,
MerleFest and His Friend Doc
Todd Liberty Parade
And Circus Planned For Tuesday
A special event is planned for July 4 in Todd to give praise
to our countrys independence.
The fourth annual River House Winefest on the New will be
held July 15th in the Grassy Creek area of Ashe County,
at River House under the giant sycamore tree down by the
Jonesborough Days 2006 and Jonesborough
Repertory Theatre are collaborating once
again to present a 1940s USO Show.
In July Festival
Brings New Look And Feel This Saturday
The Christmas in July Festival will be celebrating its 20th
anniversary this year with a brand new look and feel with
around 100 vendors and lots for festivals attendees to see
Award-Winning Regional Novelist
Publishes New Book
The World Made Straight by
Ron Rash is the authors third novel.
Car & Bike Show Cruises Back Into West Jefferson
The 6th Annual Ridge Run Car & Bike Show will be held
Saturday, July 8th at Ashe County High School Parking Lot
in West Jefferson. Gates will open at 7 a.m.
Of La Mancha
Continues At Ashe Civic Center
The curtain opened last Thursday evening to reveal the most
ambitious set ever for an Ashe County Little Theatre production.
Benefit Concert To Feature George Hamilton IV
The event, a nonprofit benefit concert by the International
Ambassador of Country Music George Hamilton IV, will take
place July 15 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ashe Civic Center.
North Carolina Symphony
Performs Summer Concert In Sparta
The North Carolina Symphony continues its tradition of summer
travels across the Tar Heel State when it makes its stop
in Sparta at Sparta Elementary School on Thursday, July
20th at 7:30 p.m.
Tweetsie Kicks Off 50th Celebration
Milestone Coincides With Annual Fourth of July
Country Showdown Returns, Presented By WKSK
2006 Contestants Announced
Music, Storytelling & More Found At Todd General Store
Clint Johnson Presents Civil War Slide Show
Clint Johnson, a writer of eight Civil War books, will present
a free slide program entitled "The Carolinas' Civil
Ongoing At Todd General Store
The Todd General Store has kicked off
another season of visiting storytellers
who will be performing each week in downtown Todd.
For Ola Belle Reed Festival Available During May
Advanced tickets for the Ola Belle Reed
Homecoming Festival scheduled the weekend of August 18th
at Milepost 213
Blue Ridge Music Center Offers Summer Concert
And Jammin At Riverview
Under the shadow of Three Top Mountain, on the banks of
the New River, lies Riverview Community Center.
Summer 2006 Roster Announced
Sam Bush, Doc Watson, Arlo Guthrie, Buckwheat
To Be Unveiled At Movie Premiere
Ashe Countys newest Christmas ornament by local artist
Bessie Clay will be unveiled at a special screening of the
classic 1942 film Yankee Doodle Dandy, starring
Artist Donates Painting For Raffle
Gimlin, a long time supporter of the Ashe County Arts Council,
has donated an original painting to the Arts Council for
a raffle to raise funds to support school and community