Highlands NC Laughs Out Loud Saturday

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Highlands NC Laughs Saturday Highlands NC will laugh out loud this Saturday at the Performing Arts Center.  Capital Steps is a political comedy that makes light of the election season.  This funny show will have everyone in stitches, regardless of party affiliation.  If you will be in town this week join the Highlands community at the PAC and poke a …

Highlands NC Celebrates Dahlias For a Cause

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Highlands NC Celebrates Dahlias Highlands NC celebrates dahlias for a cause this weekend.  Dazzling Dahlias is both a celebration of a spectacular flower and a fundraiser for the Highlands Historical Society.  Either way it is a favorite event of the year for many.  Here you will see small button sized dahlias as well as those as large as a plate, …

Highlands NC Music Friday

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Highlands NC Music Friday Highlands NC will host music this Friday.  Friday Night Live is a favorite summer activity in our area and this week’s show is no exception.  Friday evenings are a great time for the Highlands community to come together and enjoy great local music and each other’s company.  Whether you are visiting or a long time resident …

Highlands NC Offers Great Hiking for All Activity Levels

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Highlands NC Hiking Highlands NC offers great hiking for all activity levels.  From short and easy to lengthy and more difficult the hiking in our Southern Blue Ridge Mountains offers a spectacular way to enjoy the fresh mountain air and stunning views.  While the trails are clearly marked it is best to be prepared and know how to hike safely …

Highlands NC Nature Adventure Wednesday

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Highlands NC Nature Adventure Wednesday Enjoy a Highlands NC nature adventure Wednesday.  The Highlands Cashiers Land Trust will explore Firewater this week, on Wednesday, August 17th, on an Eco Tour that is certain to inspire avid and novice nature lovers alike.  The Highlands area is interesting to explore, offering a variety of birds, animals, plants, and terrain to learn about.  …

Highlands NC Annual Pottery Sale This Week

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Highlands NC Annual Pottery Sale This Week Don’t miss the annual pottery sale going on this week in Highlands NC. The Dave Drake Studio Barn Annual Pottery Sale takes place this Friday and Saturday, August 12th and 13th, promising one-of-a-kind pieces that will inspire and delight. This is a great spot to find a unique gift for your Highlands home …

Highlands NC Summer Activity Spotlight: Dry Falls

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Highlands NC Summer Activity Spotlight: Dry Falls This week’s Highlands NC summer activity spotlight is on Dry Falls.  This landmark is a stunning example of our mountain scenery and natural environment, one enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.  This stunning waterfall is easily accessible.  The parking lot has room for many cars and the walk to the falls is easy.  …

Highlands Mountains in Bloom This Weekend

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Highlands Mountains in Bloom This Weekend Highlands Mountains in Bloom is a treasured Highlands NC tradition. The event showcases the finest gardens our area has to offer while at the same time raising money for The Bascom. This year’s Mountains in Bloom features five stunning gardens, an event not to miss regardless of whether you have a green thumb or …

Highlands Motoring Festival This Week

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The Highlands Motoring Festival comes to town this week.  Highlands NC celebrates cars this week with the annual Motoring Festival. Known as the “Highest Motoring Festival East of the Rockies” this fun festival centers around automobiles and driving and is a fun summer event that we all look forward to each summer. The festival runs this Thursday, June 9, and …

Great Local Theater in Highlands NC This Week

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There is great local theater in Highlands NC this week.  “The Game’s Afoot” will be performed by the Highlands Cashiers Players with shows occurring Thursday, May 26, through Sunday, May 29.  This Comical whodunnit is certain to keep the crowd entertained by some of the greatest local talent around.  The Highlands community is truly blessed to have access to such …