Great Outdoor Fun in Highlands NC This Weekend


There is some great outdoor fun in Highlands NC this weekend, whether you want to walk your dog, play a game of kickball, learn about nature, or simply soak in some fresh air. The weekend kicks off tonight with a nature program at the Highlands Botanical Gardens and continues outdoors bright and early tomorrow morning with a fundraiser that involves fun with dogs. If you are in Highlands North Carolina this weekend you can be entertained and as active as you would like to be.

Friday, August 3rd, 9 to 10:30 pm, Nature By Night, Children ages 7 and up and adults have the opportunity to learn more about nocturnal animals by playing a variety of games, participating in activities, and observing the animals first hand along the Botanical Gardens trails. The cost is $2 per person and calling ahead would be appreciated, 526-2623, don’t forget your flashlight!

Saturday, August 4th, 9 am to noon, Bark For Life, Bark for Life will take place at the Highlands Dog Park. Fun, games, an organized walk, and a silent auction will allow you to play outdoors with your four legged best friend while raising money for the American Cancer Society and acknowledging the role dogs play as caregivers.

Saturday, August 4th, Safe at Second Kickball Tournament, a benefit for Relay For Life. This 10Team/10Player Single elimination Tournament costs $150 per team. Call 787-2541 to see if you can still register a team, otherwise come by and watch the fun!

There is always something going on during summer in Highlands NC. Contact us today to learn more about our area, it is the lifestyle is what keeps people coming back year after year. There are some fantastic Highlands NC real estate opportunities available at the moment and there couldn’t be a better time to be a buyer.

For more information about Highlands and Cashiers North Carolina, and for access to the HighlandsNC/CashiersNC MLS, contact Meadows Mountain Realty today, 828-526-1717 or email us today at [email protected].

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