Highlands Events, Art & Craft Show

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Highlands events this weekend will feature an art and craft show.  The Highlands Village Square Art & Craft Show will take place this Saturday and Sunday, June 18 and 19.  The show will run from 10 am to 5 pm at Highlands Plaza.  This great summer event will be fun for the whole family, complete with activities.  Find something unique …

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 …

Highlands NC Will celebrate Film This Weekend

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Highlands NC will celebrate film this weekend. The Best of Western Carolina University’s Controlled Chaos Film Festival and Benefit will hit the stage at the Highlands Performing Arts Center this Saturday, August 15th. The film creations being shown will be introduced by the students and there will also be an opportunity to bid for a short movie that will feature your own family.

Highlands NC Full of Activities on Fourth

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Highlands NC is full of activities on the Fourth of July. Saturday is Independence Day, the biggest and most celebrated day of the summer. Simply hearing the holiday is near conjures up visions of barbecues, apple pie, fun, family, friends, and fireworks. Here in Highlands we have much to choose from and much to do when it comes to scheduling what we want to do on July 4th!

Highlands NC, Film Festival Saturday

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Don’t miss the Wild and Scenic Film Festival Saturday in Highlands NC. The film series is one that tours the country. Presented by MountainTrue, a group dedicated to supporting resilient forests, clean waters, and healthy communities in Western North Carolina, the films being shown are all about preserving natural and wild environments. This is a series of exciting films that will undoubtedly spark conversation in the Highlands community.

Highlands NC Annual Plant Sale This Weekend

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The annual plant sale takes place in Highlands NC this weekend. The Mountain Garden Club Plant Sale takes place every Memorial Day Weekend, occurring on Saturday and enabling owners of Highlands NC homes the opportunity to pick and plant varieties known to flourish in our area. The sale offers an array of flowering and non-flowering plants and shrubs, offering you the opportunity to enhance the grandees around your home while supporting a mainstay of the community.

Fishing Tournament in Highlands NC Kicks Off Thursday

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The fishing tournament that anglers look forward to all year kicks off this Thursday in Highlands NC. The Three Rivers Fly Fishing Tournament is a catch and release only tournament that will take place this Thursday, April 30th, through Saturday, May 2nd. This fantastic event brings entrants from all over and of varying ages to enjoy the fantastic fly fishing here in Highlands North Carolina.

Celebrate Easter in Highlands NC Saturday

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Celebrate Easter in Highlands NC this Saturday. The annual egg hunt will take place at 10 am this Saturday, April 4th, at Highlands Recreation Park and Civic Center. This fun event brings families together at a special time of year. Kids of all ages can enjoy the tradition of hunting for eggs in a beautiful Highlands setting.

Highlands NC, Literary Weekend Coming Up

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Don’t miss the very special literary weekend coming up in Highlands NC. Words, Wines and Friends will take place the last weekend of the month, January 30th through February 1st, at the Old Edwards Inn and Spa. This very special event will include authors Pat Conroy, Cassandra King, and Ron Rash. These three talented writers are certain to entertain and inspire you, regardless of whether your are a writer, a reader, or both.