A Picking &
Grinning Family Reunion
Music Fest In Sugar Grove This Weekend
Union Performs At ACHS Aug. 5
High Country Youth Ministries will be holding
a special event presenting an up and coming contemporary
group on Saturday, Aug. 5th at the Ashe County High School
Art Center Presents First Elkland International
The Elkland International Puppet Festival will
be held this weekend in Todd.
Concert Benefits 1904 Courthouse
When George Hamilton IV returns to his family
roots in Ashe County on July 15th, the audience will include
many family and friends.
Get Ready To Have A Blast With The Past
Laughing With The Legends Comes To Ashe Civic
Annual Quilt Show Planned For July 28-29
The Alleghany Quilters Guild will be holding their 10th
Annual Quilt Show on July 28 and 29, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
at the Alleghany Fairgounds Emerson Black Building
located about 2 miles north of Sparta on US21N.
Country Represented At Southern Highland Craft Guild Fair
The upcoming Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands Guild,
slated for Thursday, July 20- Sunday, July 23, 2006 at the
Asheville Civic Center, will kickoff the 59th season.
ACT Readers Theatre
Offers Scarlett OHara Complex July 13
ACT Readers Theatre will present The Scarlett OHara
Complex Thursday, July 13 at 7 p.m. in the Alleghany
County Library, 122 North Main Street in Sparta.
River House Winefest
To Be Held July 15th
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
John Denver Tributes
Comes To Barter Theatre
Barter Theatre is pleased to present the Southern premiere
of the feel-good musical Almost Heaven opening
Award-Winning Regional Novelist Publishes New Book
The World Made Straight by
Ron Rash is the authors third novel.
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.
Storytelling & More Found At Todd General Store
Nights Ongoing At Todd General Store
The Todd General Store has kicked off another season of
visiting storytellers who will be performing each week in
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
Mural To Be Dedicated During Gallery Crawl
The bright and colorful mural has a home on the side of
Genos Restaurant in Downtown West Jefferson.
Come Crawl With
The Arts Council
In Downtown West Jefferson
second Gallery Crawl is just around the corner on Friday,
July 14 from 5 p.m.- 8 p.m.
Arts Council Seeking
Artists For Studio Hop And Art On The Side
The Ashe County will again be sponsoring the Studio Hop
and Art on the Side in September.
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