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Henderson County News

Dozens of artists to Chalk It Up! on Saturday

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Henderson County News

'Always something for everyone' at Coon Dog Festival

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SALUDA — For a small town, Saluda can really put on a show.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Saluda Coon Dog Day

Henderson County News

Mountain Jewish Festival is Sunday at Agudas Israel

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Agudas Israel Congregation is presenting its third Mountain Jewish Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at the Synagogue, 505 Glasgow Lane.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Jump Off festival scrapped; downtown Block Party will be 'shaggin' in the rain'

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Facing a forecast of heavy rain this weekend, the Friends of Laurel Park called off the Jump Off Rock Music Festival and other organizations canceled events, too, but organizer Darlene Das says Saturday night's Block Party on Main will go on. "We're going to be singing and shagging in the rain," she said.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Jump Off Rock | Darlene Das

Henderson County Life

The Lightning's Apple tab is on the street!

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The Hendersonville Lightning's special Apple Festival section is on the street.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | North Carolina Apple Festival | 2018 apple crop | 2018 Apple Festival

Henderson County News

Apple Festival announces 2018 Apple Ambassador

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A rising senior at North Henderson High School has been named the 2018 Apple Ambassador for Western North Carolina's largest summer festival, the North Carolina Apple Festival announced.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | NC Apple Festival | Apple Festival | Apple Ambassador

Henderson County News

Flooding causes WNC Air Museum to cancel air show

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Henderson County News

First Cider, Wine & Dine is this weekend

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Three full days of events are on tap at Hendersonville’s cideries and wineries during the inaugural Cider, Wine & Dine Weekend April 20-22.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Libation Nation | hard cider

Henderson County News

Beware of bicycles in today's Tour d'Apple

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Tags: Festivals | North Carolina Apple Festival | bicycling | Tour dApple

Henderson County News

New Year's Apple Drop features kids' games, music

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Henderson County is putting on a family friendly New Year's Eve event with children's activities early and an Apple Drop at midnight.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | New Year\\\\\\\'s Eve

Henderson County News

Dachshunds to race again at SAB's Oktoberfest

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Dachshund races, German food, local craft beer and hard cider, polka music, games, lederhosen and a good cause are in store for the fifth annual Oktoberfest at Southern Appalachian Brewery from 1 to 6 p.m. at Southern Appalachian Brewery on Sunday, Sept. 27.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | craft beer industry | Southern Appalachian Brewery | Oktoberfest

Henderson County News

LIGHTNING PHOTOS: Apple Festival 2015

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Henderson County News

WEEKEND TIPOFF: Beach music, horses and coon dogs

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A beach music festival, Saluda's Coon Dog Day, the Songcatchers Music Series and the traditional Friday night and Monday night music events downtown highlight weekend offerings.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Tryon International Equestrian Center

Henderson County News

LIGHTNING PHOTOS: Vintage motorcycles draw a crowd at SAB

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There were dogs and Hawgs, Ton-Up pale ale, a line at the food truck and a rock band as dozens of motorcycle enthusiasts gathered at Southern Appalachian Brewery on Saturday for the fourth annual Ton Up Highlands Meltdown, a vintage motorcycle show.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Southern Appalachian Brewery

Henderson County News

Ingles donates sweets for Trick or Treat Street

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The chocolate has arrived. Let the countdown begin. Nine days to go till Trick or Treat Street.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Historic Downtown Hendersonville

Henderson County Life

Oktoberfest features Dachshund races

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Polka lessons, brats, bretzels and beer — and Dachshund races — are on tap for the fourth annual Oktoberfest at Southern Appalachian Brewery on Saturday, Oct. 18.   Read Story »

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Henderson County Life

LIGHTNING PHOTOS: 68th NC Apple Festival opens

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Apple Festival director David Nicholson forecast good weather, big crowds and enthusiasm for new features at the 68th North Carolina Apple Festival, which opened Friday and continues through Labor Day.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | NC Apple Festival

Hendersonville Life

"Chalk It Up!" registration opens Wednesday

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Henderson County Life

Holiday events put the Merry in Christmas

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The holidays are upon us and there is always lots to do. But take some time to enjoy the season, too. Here are some of this week's activities that will help make your days merry and bright:   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Christmas

Henderson County Business

Survey says Apple Festival generated $12.5 million

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The North Carolina Apple Festival said Monday this year's festival brought an economic impact of $12.5 million and contributed to the local economy beyond the festival itself.   Read Story »

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Henderson County News

Halloween fun abounds this weekend

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From a Halloween Carnival in Fletcher to beer and brats Saturday night in Brevard to a haunted farm there's plenty of Halloween fun starting this weekend. Hendersonville's popular Trick or Treat Street is on Halloween night on Oct. 31.     Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Brevard | Historic Downtown Hendersonville | Halloween

Laurel Park Life

FallFest set for Jump Off Rock

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The Laurel Park Civic Association is sponsoring its second annual FallFest Saturday, Sept. 21, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Historic Jump Off Rock.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Laurel Park | Laurel Park Civic Association | Jump Off Rock

Henderson County Life

Apple Festival draws a crowd

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Though Labor Day weekend was at the mercy of Mother Nature, the 67th annual Apple Festival proved to be resilient enough to outlast showers.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Historic Downtown Hendersonville | North Carolina Apple Festival | apple farming

Henderson County News

Sidewalk antique show is Saturday

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More than 40 vendors will be on hand for the 22nd Annual Sidewalk Antique & Vintage show Saturday in Historic Downtown Hendersonville.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Historic Downtown Hendersonville

Hendersonville Business

Mo' space: Smokin' hot Moe's expanding upstairs and outside

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Dave Rice and his partner, Erik Chandler, had long known that a weekend festival was likely to bring a big flock of diners into their new Main Street restaurant, Moe's Original Bar-B-Que.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | restaurants | Garden Jubilee | Historic Downtown Hendersonville

Henderson County News

Garden Jubilee attracts happy planters

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In near perfect weather, a throng of gardeners and browers filled Main Street on Saturday for the 20th annual Garden Jubilee.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Gardening | Garden Jubilee | Historic Downtown Hendersonville | Henderson County Tourism Development Authority

Saluda Life

Saluda Arts Festival wins grants

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SALUDA — The Saluda Business Association has received two grants in support of its 10th annual Saluda Arts Festival.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | Saluda Arts Festival | Cathy Jackson

Hendersonville News

Cycles and beers and bears, oh my

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If it's March, it must be time to plan the many outdoor events in festival-rich Hendersonville.   Read Story »

Tags: Festivals | tourism | Hendersonville City Council | Historic Downtown Hendersonville | Rhythm & Brews concert series

Saluda News

Saluda Arts Festival fun for the whole family

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Fine artists from all over Western North Carolina and South Carolina will exhibit and sell oil, water colors, acrylic paintings and drawings, wood working, photography, pottery, jewelry, sculptures, stained glass, metal working, and more at the ninth annual Saluda Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 19 on historic Main Street in downtown Saluda.   Read Story »

Tags: arts | Saluda | Music | Crafts | Festivals

Henderson County Life

Spring Festival Saturday at Historic Johnson Farm

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The annual Spring Festival at the Historic Johnson Farm will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at the farm at 3346 Haywood Road, Hendersonville.   Read Story »

Tags: Henderson County | Henderson County Public Schools | Festivals | History