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Avery County Events

2020 Avery Chamber Networking After Hours, Breakfasts & Events

Business After Hours: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m./Breakfasts: 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m

January 14, Tuesday (After Hours)              The Italian Restaurant, Pineola

February 18, Tuesday (Breakfast)                Little Deer Café, Linville

March 9, Monday (After Hours, Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting)     Premier Sotheby’s, Banner Elk

April 21, Tuesday (After Hours)                    “Taste at Shoppes of Tynecastle” Progressive Walk, Banner Elk (CANCELLED)

May 5, Tuesday (Mega After Hours)          Switzerland Inn- Avery, McDowell, Mitchell & Yancey Chambers (CANCELLED)

May 19, Tuesday (After Hours)                    Avery Heating and Air, Linville (CANCELLED)

June 16, Tuesday (After Hours)                    Eagles Nest Winery, Banner Elk (CANCELLED)

June 25, Thursday (Ribbon Cutting)          Cannon Memorial Hospital, Behavioral Health Unit

July 8, Wednesday (After Hours)               Habitat for Humanity ReStore, with BE Chamber (CANCELLED)

July 9, Thursday (After Hours)                     Beech Mtn. Resort SkyBar, Avery & Boone Chamber (CANCELLED)

July 13, Monday (Ribbon Cutting)               Virtual Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting for Ballad Health Urgent Care on Facebook @ 1 pm

August 18, Tuesday (After Hours)               Old Hampton Grill, Linville

September 15, Tuesday (After Hours)        Grandfather Home for Children, Banner Elk

October 13, Tuesday (Breakfast)                 Life Care of Banner Elk, Banner Elk

November 5, Thursday (Annual Celebration) Best Western Mountain Lodge, BE

December 8, Tuesday (After Hours)           Mountain Community Bank, Banner Elk


2020 Avery County Chamber Events

Avery Chamber Golf Classic, Linville Golf Club –Friday, May 8, 2020 (CANCELLED – may be rescheduled for Fall 2020)

Avery County Wine & Beer Festival, Sorrento’s Dining Complex, Banner Elk – June 20, 2020 (CANCELLED)

July Avery Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival, Sugar Mountain Resort – July 17-19, 2020

August Avery Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival, Sugar Mountain Resort – August 14-16, 2020

43rd Annual Woolly Worm Festival, Downtown Banner Elk – October 17-18, 2020

Avery Chamber Annual Celebration, Best Western Mtn Lodge, BE,  – November 5, 2020

 

Other events from our area

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JULY

July 1 – 5: Land of Oz private tours, Wednesday – Sunday

July 2: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk (CANCELLED)

July 2 – 3: Tours with Dorothy at Land of Oz, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (CANCELLED)

July 3 – September 7: Bike Park & Summit Express Lift Rides at Sugar Mountain Resort

July 3: Independence Day Celebration in Newland

July 3: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

July 3: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Adam Musick

July 4: Sugar Mountain Summit Crawl at Sugar Mountain Resort, 9:00 am

July 4: “Fireworks on top of Sugar Mountain” at Sugar Mountain Resort

July 4: “Family Celebration” at Kite Field on Beech Mountain (CANCELLED)

July 4: Sparkler 5K Run at Buckeye Recreation Center (CANCELLED)

July 4: “49th Annual Roasting of the Hog” on Beech Mountain – drive-thru at Fred’s Gazebo

July 4: July 4th Parade and Party in Banner Elk (CANCELLED)

July 4: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

July 4: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

July 4: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Tonya Wood

July 4 – 5: Art on the Greene at Historic Banner Elk School (CANCELLED)

July 4 – 5: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

July 4 – September 7: Sports Shop Sale at Sugar Mountain Resort, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

July 5: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

July 6 – 10: Rock Dimensions Climbing Adventure Camp

July 8 – 12: Land of Oz private tours, Wednesday – Sunday

July 8 – 12: “Sounds of the Appalachians” Music Camp at Mayland Community College

July 9: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk (CANCELLED)

July 9: “The Bear 26th Assault” on Grandfather Mountain (CANCELLED)

July 9 – 12: 65th Grandfather Mountain Highland Games at McRae Meadows (CANCELLED)

July 10 – 12: “Gravity” Mountain Bike Camp at Sugar Mountain Resort

July 10: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

July 10: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Adam Musick

July 11: Mountain Marathon from Boone to McRae Meadows, 6:30 am (CANCELLED)

July 11: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

July 11: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

July 11: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Norma Jean & Jim Celtic Jams

July 11-12: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

July 12: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

July 12: “Summer Sunset Concerts” at Fred’s General Mercantile, 6:30 pm

July 13 – 17: Rock Dimensions Climbing Adventure Camp

July 15 – 19: Land of Oz private tours, Wednesday – Sunday

July 16: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

July 17: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

July 17: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Adam Musick

July 17 – 19: Avery County Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival at Sugar Mountain Resort

July 18: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

July 18: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

July 18: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Josh Perryman

July 18 – 19: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

July 19: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

July 19: “Summer Sunset Concerts” at Fred’s General Mercantile, 6:30 pm

July 20 – 24: Rock Dimensions Intermediate Climbing Camp

July 22 – 26: Land of Oz private tours, Wednesday – Sunday

July 23: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

July 24: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

July 24: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Vintage

July 24 – 25: Beech Mountain Fine Art Guild Show and Sale at Beech Mountain Club, 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (CANCELLED)

July 24 – 25: “BBQ Boot Camp” at Sugar Mountain Resort (CANCELLED)

July 25: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

July 25: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

July 25: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Josh Perryman

July 25 – 26: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

July 26: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

July 27 – 31: Rock Dimensions Climbing Adventure Camp

July 26: “Summer Sunset Concerts” at Fred’s General Mercantile, 6:30 pm

July 29 – August 2: Land of Oz private tours, Wednesday – Sunday

July 29 – 31: Roald Dahl’s “Matilda” The Musical performed at Lees McRae Summer Theatre (CANCELLED)

July 30: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

July 31 – August 2: “3rd Annual Beech Mountain Throwback Music Weekend” on Beech Mountain

July 31: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

July 31: Music at Banner Elk Cafe – Adam Musick

 

AUGUST

TBA: Music Trail Fest at The Lodges at Eagles Nest

August 1 – 2: Art on the Greene at Historic Banner Elk School (CANCELLED)

August 1: “Crafts on the Green” at Fred’s General Mercantile, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

August 2: “Summer Sunset Concerts” at Fred’s General Mercantile, 6:30 pm

August 2: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

August 6: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

August 7: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

August 8: Kids’ Theater Show at Ensemble Stage

August 8: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

August 8: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

August 8: “Beech Mountain BBQ Cook Off” on Beech Mountain

August 8 – 9: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

August 9: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

August 12: Animal Enrichment Day at Grandfather Mountain, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

August 13: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

August 14: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

August 14 – 16: Avery County Fine Art & Master Crafts Festival at Sugar Mountain Resort

August 14 – 22: Performances at Ensemble Stage

August 15: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

August 15: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

August 15 – 16: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

August 15 – 16: Grandfather Mountain Amateur & Professional Camera Clinic, online registration opens July 15

August 15 – 17: 6th Annual “Battle on Beech” Pickleball Tournament at Beech Mountain Club

August 16: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

August 20: Thursday Concerts at Tate Park in Banner Elk

August 21: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

August 22: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

August 22: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

August 22 – 23: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

August 23: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

August 28: “Family Fun Field Day” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 4:00 – 7:00 pm

August 29: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

August 29: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

August 29 – 30: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

August 29 – 30: Beech Mountain “Enduro” Mountain Bike Race at Buckeye Recreation Center

August 30: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

 

SEPTEMBER

Throughout September: HawkWatch at Grandfather Mountain

September 5: “Saturday Music at the Resort” at Beech Mountain Resort

September 5 – 6: Art on the Greene at Historic Banner Elk School

September 5 – 6: Mile High Kite Festival at Beech Mountain Kite Field, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

September 5 – 6: “Mile High Yoga” at Beech Mountain Resort, 10:30 – 11:30 am

September 6: “Evening Concerts on the Lawn” at Beech Alpen Inn, 5:00 – 9:00 pm

September 4: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

September 11 – 13: “Autumn at Oz” at Land of Oz

September 12: Junior Ranger Day at Grandfather Mountain, ages 5 – 12, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

September 12: 5th Annual “Oz Ball” at Land of Oz

September 14: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

September 18 – 20: “Autumn at Oz” at Land of Oz

September 19: 5th Annual “Oz Ball” at Land of Oz

September 21: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

September 25 – October 4: Performances at Ensemble Stage

September 26: “Fall Harvest Festival” in Newland

September 26: 50th Annual Girl Scout Day at Grandfather Mountain, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

September 28: “Movies Under the Stars” at Famous Brick Oven Pizzeria, 8:30 pm

 

OCTOBER

TBA: “Haunted Trail” at The Lodges of Eagles Nest

October 3: Creatures of the Night and Bonfire Delight at Grandfather Mountain, 6:00 – 9:30 pm, online registration opens August 24

October 3: “Leaf Looker Hayride” at Buckeye Recreation Center

October 3 – 11: The Fall Color Ramble at Grandfather Mountain, starting at 2:00 pm daily

October 6: Jazz Concerts at the Beech Alpen Inn, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

October 10: Shanna Powell’s Women’s Gravity Mountain Bike Clinic at Sugar Mountain Resort

October 10 – 11: Oktoberfest at Sugar Mountain Resort, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

October 13: Jazz Concerts at the Beech Alpen Inn, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

October 17 – 18: 43rd Annual Woolly Worm Festival, Historic Banner Elk School

October 17 – 18: “Fun at Sugar” during the Woolly Worm Festival at Sugar Mountain Resort, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

October 19: “Fall Wine Hayride” at Buckeye Recreation Center

October 20: Jazz Concerts at the Beech Alpen Inn, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

October 27: Jazz Concerts at the Beech Alpen Inn, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

October 28: Pumpkin Carving at Buckeye Recreation Center

October 30: Family Halloween Party & Haunted House at Buckeye Recreation Center

October 30: “Halloween Radio Drama” at Ensemble Stage

October 31: “Trunk or Treat” in Banner Elk

October 31: “Treat Street” in Newland

October 31: “Beary Scary Halloween” at Grandfather Mountain, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

NOVEMBER

November 3: Halloween Trivia Night at Buckeye Recreation Center

November 5: Avery Chamber Annual Celebration at Best Western Mountain Lodge

November 21: Opening Day at Beech Mountain Resort

November 27 – 28: Beech Mountain History Museum open, 1:00 – 4:00 pm

November 28: “Beech Mountain Holiday Market” at Buckeye Recreation Center

November 28: Beech Mountain Christmas & Ornament Lighting at Buckeye Recreation Center

 

DECEMBER

December 4: “Lite the Nite” at Town of Seven Devils

December 4: “Christmas Variety Show” at Ensemble Stage

December 4 – 6: “A Small Town Christmas” in Banner Elk

December 5: “Reindeer Run” in Banner Elk, 9:00 am

December 5: Christmas Parade & Pictures with Santa in Newland, 5:30 pm

December 6: “Christmas Variety Show” at Ensemble Stage

December 12: Pictures with Santa in Newland, 5:30 pm

December 18 – 20: “Christmas Variety Show” at Ensemble Stage

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