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Toe River Studio Tour starts Dec. 1
The Toe River Studio Tour that takes place Saturday, Dec. 1, and Sunday, Dec. 2, features 101 sites with about 144 total artists and craftsmen represented.



Joe Edwards brings ceramic sculpture to ArtWalk
While North Carolina is known for wheel thrown pottery, our state also boasts contemporary ceramic sculpture. .



A Carlton Thanksgiving
Winter Exhibition and Open House at Carlton Gallery Nov. 23



A Jones House Winter
Boone landmark captured in Richard Tumbleston print

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Poetry reading Nov. 29 features Sydney Lea
Poet Sydney Lea writes about the land and people of New England where he lives and works.


Appalachian to host Egyptian educators
Appalachian State University has been selected to host two groups of Egyptian educators who will participate in a 15-day, short-term study tour.


Gloria Steineim to visit Boone in February
Famed feminist icon comes to Appalachian State University

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Parades, concerts and decorations
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Chetola’s Festival of Lights begins Friday
Carriage rides around the lake offered this weekend



Blowing Rock Christmas Parade Saturday
Old fashioned fun kicks off the holidays this weekend




Mountainhome Music hosts annual Christmas Tree concert
Wayne Henderson headlines Nov. 24 concert



Blowing Rock gets a jump on Christmas
Lighting of the Town the day after Thanksgiving


Wilkes Playmakers Present Holiday Memories
Truman Capote play opens on Thanksgiving



A Jazz Holiday Eric Mintel Quartet presents the music of
Vince Guaraldi at the Hayes Center in Blowing Rock

 


Appalachian Guitar Ensemble performs Nov. 27
A variety of classical and contemporary compositions for guitar will be performed Nov. 27 by the Appalachian Guitar Ensemble.


Mast General Store celebrates Christmas in the Valle
The original Mast General Store in Valle Crucis will host Christmas in the Valle, beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving and continuing through Christmas Eve.


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Candlelight Christmas Concert next weekend
Holidays begin with Lees-McRae stage show in Banner Elk




Anúna: More than just a palindrome
Celtic music all-stars at Farthing Auditorium December 1st




From the Alps to the Appalachians
Kruger Brothers to perform in Blowing Rock




MerleFest Announces 2008 Lineup
Levon Helm, Ralph Stanley, Bela Fleck among headliners



Christmas Music Fest just around the corner
Benefit for Hunger Coalition to showcase local entertainers, holiday CD


Appalachian Chorale turns 32
Group to celebrate with all-Baroque concert Dec. 4


Valle Crucis hosts Fireside Tour Dec. 2
The community of Valle Crucis invites all to warm up by its firesides and share an afternoon of holiday cheer on Sunday, Dec. 2, from 1 to 6 p.m.


The Nutcracker Ballet comes to Ashe County
The Conservatory of Dance & Theatre of Galax, Va., will present The Nutcracker ballet, Saturday, Dec. 8 at the Ashe Civic Center in West Jefferson. Show times are 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

 

Mast General Store celebrates Christmas in the Valle
The original Mast General Store in Valle Crucis will host Christmas in the Valle, beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving and continuing through Christmas Eve.


 



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Christmas Bus pulls into Blowing Rock this week
BRSC presents heartwarming Bob Inman play Nov. 28-Dec. 16



Wilkes Playmakers Present Holiday Memories
Truman Capote play opens on Thanksgiving



Greenwald’s Big Score
ASU math professor appears on ‘Futurama’ DVD

 


The Nutcracker opens Dec. 1
In cities and towns all across the United States, The Nutcracker ballet has become a part of the holiday season.




BRSC Announces 2008 Season
Musicals, comedies and Charles Dickens coming to Hayes Center


Nights at the Movies
ASU offers films, entertainment




Tainted Love and Raising Sand
Alison Krauss, Robert Plant and Shivaree make the most of cover tunes

Acapella Quartet releases new album
Hymns Vol. 3 now in area stores

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Bluegrass music class draws on local expertise
Students in Dave Haney’s class on bluegrass traditions are learning about the genre from the experts.


From the Alps to the Appalachians
Kruger Brothers to perform in Blowing Rock


Anúna: More than just a palindrome
Celtic music all-stars at Farthing Auditorium December 1st


Appalachian Guitar Ensemble performs Nov. 27
A variety of classical and contemporary compositions for guitar will be performed Nov. 27 by the Appalachian Guitar Ensemble.


Mountainhome Music hosts annual Christmas Tree concert
Wayne Henderson headlines Nov. 24 concert


A Jazz Holiday Eric Mintel Quartet presents the music of
Vince Guaraldi at the Hayes Center in Blowing Rock


The Carolina Barn Dance Presents...
Ronnie Robinson and the Can’t Hardly Play Boys with special tribute to Patsy Cline


Hayes School of Music to webcast performances
The Hayes School of Music at Appalachian State University is now webcasting select musical performances.


POPAsheville Music Festival Looking For Bands
Multi-Venue Event Set for January 19 & 20, 2008

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