Easter Sunday in Highlands is a Family Tradition

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Easter is quickly approaching on Sunday April 12th.   If you are planning a visit to Highlands for the holiday, there are many special events planned. Community Bible Church, located about four miles from Main Street Highlands on the Cashiers Road will present “Believe”, Easter Dramatic Musical on Wednesday, April 8th at 6:00pm.    A second performance will be on Good Friday, April …

Visit Jackson County NC for the Great Smokies National Park’s 75th Anniversary

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There’s no better time than now to visit Jackson County NC, including the scenic areas of Cashiers and Highlands.  Through the month of April, Jackson County is celebrating the Great Smokies National Park’s 75th anniversary by providing great lodging discounts.  Entitled the “Park It Here” program, visitors will have the opportunity to lodge for $75 per night at any of …

Get Ready for the “Greening Up the Mountains Festival” April 25

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Sylva North Carolina, located at the center of Jackson County and a scenic drive from Cashiers and Highlands, offers a unique festival experience next month. Be sure to mark your calendar for the “Greening Up the Mountains” event on Saturday April 25.  This annual event is on its 12th year running and provides an enjoyable day of events for all ages.  …

Madison’s at the Old Edwards Inn in Highlands North Carolina

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Madison’s distinctive menu combines the freshest local and regional ingredients creatively fused with time-honored techniques to showcase flavors that are at once innovative, yet familiar. A Wine Spectator award wining restaurant for 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008, Madison’s has an exceptional wine list. Their classically trained culinary team will delight you with their signature New South Cuisine. Here is one …

Great News for Highlands and Cashiers Homebuyers

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Bank of America has cut interest rates on jumbo mortgage loans in the hopes of expanding its share of what the bank sees as an underserved market for loans too big for purchase or guarantee by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Not everybody will qualify for the 30-year, fixed-rate loans of up to $3 million that Bank of America has …

Building a Master’s Retreat

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As life gets busier and stress levels increase, more and more people are turning to their homes as a place of refuge and escape. There is an increasing interest in the transformation of the master bedroom into an “owners’ suite”; a true, in-home retreat area. This trend has evolved from a simple “bigger is better” approach to a more sophisticated …

The Highlands Interactive Map will help you find Great Entertainment Choices

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To help plan your visit to Highlands, North Carolina and get the most out of your vacation, take a look at highlandsinfo.com’s interactive Highlands Map for 2009. The easy key to the upper right corner helps you locate dining, lodging, shopping, rentals, and realtors in the area.  You will find the map layout easy to read with an extra interactive …

Great Events in Highlands North Carolina

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For all of you who are starting to fill up your calendars, pencil in these fine art events for the summer season on the Highlands Plateau. PROFESSIONAL THEATER Highlands Playhouse 2009 Schedule 362 Oak Street, Highlands Box Office 828-526-2695 June 18- July 5   THE TAFFETAS Musical paying tribute to the McGuire Sisters, The Fontane Sisters and The Chordettes.  July 9 – …

Sapphire Valley North Carolina is a Great Place for Families

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Welcome to Sapphire Valley!  Come enjoy the cool, clean mountain air at this four season resort area tucked away in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. This area of the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau is located only 2.5 miles from Cashiers, NC, 12.5 miles from Highlands, NC and is loaded with all kinds of choices and possibilities for your second …

Learn Why Greycliff at Lake Glenville is a Fabulous Choice

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If you have ever dreamed of living near the front of a beautiful, pristine lake with breathtaking mountain views to look forward to each morning, then Greycliff at Lake Glenville may be your dream realized.  At Greycliff you can choose to build a home that will take advantage of both the best mountain views and enjoy access to Lake Glenville.  Some of …