Black Mountain / Swannanoa Calendar of Events

May 03 to Oct. 31 - Black Mountain Tailgate Market
Saturdays 9am-noon. 130 Montreat Rd.
(828)

Sept. 05 to Sept. 29 - Shapes & Shadows - Art Show and Sale
At the Red House Studios & Gallery. 310 W. State St. Gallery hours: 10am-5pm Mon-Sat. Noon-4pm on Sundays.
Contact: Red House Studios & Gallery
(828)

Sept. 18 to Oct. 03 - Bring Back the MONARCHS! Exhibit
Gallery Show at Black Mountain Center for the Arts, 225 West State St. Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

Sept. 19 to Oct. 03 - Bring Back the Monarchs
Awareness Event includes a gallery show w/lecture and multi-media display, poetry presentation, painting workshop, milkweed seed distribution, monarch tag and release event and "migration" performance art event.
Contact: Black Mountain Center for the Arts
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

Sept. 20 - Birding Outing
Meet 8am at Lake Tomahawk parking. Bring binoculars and walking shoes. Free - Open to public but register by email.
Contact: Jim Poling
(828)
jnpoling@icloud.com

Sept. 20 - Beacon Employees Reunion
10am-3pm. All former employees invited. Bring a covered dish. Calvary Freewill Baptist on US 70 in Swannanoa
(828)

Sept. 20 - Rock The Quarry -5K Trail Challenge
9:30am at Grovestone & Sand Company. Early registration $25 until Sept. 1st. Cash prize $200 1st place and $100 2nd place overall male & female winners.
(828)
www.hendrickind.com/our-company/rock-the-quarry

Sept. 20 - Museum Hike
Kitsuma Trail - moderate 2.5 miles. Register & purchase by phone or email
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566
info@swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Sept. 21 - Organ Recital
Free & open to public. 3pm in Warren Wilson College Chapel. Professor Steven Williams playing concert music written for the organ. Video screen so audience can see the organ and organist in action.
(828)771-3048

Sept. 22 - Preparing for Flu Season
11am. Free. At Lakeview Senior Ctr. presented by HealthRidge Pharmacy. Snack & coffee served.
Contact: Blk Mtn Recreation & Parks
(828)669-8610
cyndy.kirkland@townofblackmountain.org

Sept. 22 - Activities Highlighting Active Aging Programs
Free. 9-9:20am Low impact aerobics. 9:30-9:40am- Beginning Line Dancing. 9:40-10am Gentle Yoga. 10:30-11am Walking for Wellness. 11-noon Snack & Learn - preparing for Flu Season. At Lakeview Senior Center.
(828)
cyndy.kirkland@townofblackmountain.org

Sept. 23 - Monarch Butterfly Conservation
7pm. Free. Open to public. At Black Mountain Library. Presented by Ina Warren, Conservation Specialist with Monarch Watch.
Contact: Black Mountain Tyson Library
(828)250-4756
blackmountain.library@buncombecounty.org

Sept. 23 - Healthy Active Family Night
Free community resource fair. 5:30-7pm at Owen High School.
Contact: Owen High School
(828)686-3852

Sept. 24 - End-of-Life Planning Presentation
7-8:30pm Free Open to the Public at Lakeview Senior Ctr. Presented by Dylan Babb of CarePartners.
(828)277-4800 x 8379
dbabb@carepartners.org

Sept. 24 - McCall Classes Orientation
Anyone interest in (McCall - Montreat College Center for Adult Lifelong Learning) classes is invited to attend. 2pm at Givens Highland Farms, Brookside Ctr - Fountain Building.
Contact: Bob Shaw
(828)669-6423
shaweebob@aol.com

Sept. 25 - Disaster Prepration Presentation
Free. 11am-noon at Lakeview Senior Center. Presented by American Red Cross.
(828)
cyndy.kirkland@townofblackmountain.org

Sept. 25 - BRUSHES N BREW
Join the fun and take home a painting of whimsical dancers you painted yourself. 7-9pm at Red House Studios and Gallery. $35 includes supplies. Call to register 2 days prior. Pay thru Paypal. Bring your own drink.
Contact: Bacon
(828)595-6007

Sept. 26 - Bravehearted Boys - Show at Asheville Christian Academy
6:30pm $15 in advance, $18 at door. Bravehearted Boys - The Superhero Experience. Reinforces values and point boys toward Jesus.
(828)581-2204
www.braveheartedboys.com

Sept. 26 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 26 - Van Clan - Trip
Lunch & Storytelling in Jonesborough, TN. $30 per includes lunch, storytelling & transportation. Registration deadline 9/24.
Contact: Lakeview Senior Ctr.
(828)669-8610

Sept. 26 - Monarch Butterfly Painting Workshop
10am-4pm at Black Mountain Center for the Arts. $95 registration includes all supplies.
(828)669-0930
www.BlackMountainArts.org

Sept. 27 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Sept. 27 - David Holt & Will McIntyre Benefit Concert
7pm $20 general adm. Students $10. Advance Tickets required. See web site to order or find list of local outlets.
Contact: Friends of Music of Montreat College
(828)669-7733
www.brownpapertickets.com/event/821396

Sept. 27 - Swannanoa Community Yard Sale
8am-1pm (Rain or Shine) in the Swannanoa Ingles parking lot, 2299 US Hwy 70. To reserve a spce to see your stuff ($10 per 10x10 space/$15 with table). Sept 20 deadline.
Contact: FANS
(828)581-9131
www.SwannanoaYardSale@gmail.com

Oct. 03 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub and Grub Crawl - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 04 - Fall By the Tracks 5K
For information or to become a sponsor contact J. Griffin by email. Register online.
Contact: The Old Depot Association
(828)
grif6701@bellsouth.net
carolinarunner.com

Oct. 04 - Fall By The Tracks Festival
10am-4pm. Family fun day on Sutton Ave. Activities include face painting, pumpkin painting, cake walk, beanbag toss, storytelling. Model train display, Caboose open, Craft demonstrations. Bake Sale. Hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks for sale.
Contact: The Old Depot Association
(828)
grif6701@bellsouth.net

Oct. 04 - Museum - Old Toll Road Caravan
To Camp Alice on Mt. Mitchell. Drivers w/high-clearance 4WD vehicles who carry 3 paid passengers attend free. $75 members, $100 nonmembers. Contact the museum to register to drive or ride.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566
info@swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Oct. 10 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 11 - 2nd Saturday Studio Show & Sale
Featured Artists, Art Demo, Refreshments. 10% sales. 11-5pm at Red House Studios & Gallery, 310 West State St.
(828)

Oct. 11 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 11 - Fall Festival
Free. 10am-2pm on main campus. Silent Auction, pumpkin patch, children's games, car show, BBQ, live music, fire trucks and more.
Contact: Black Mountain Home for Children
(828)686-3451

Oct. 11 - Live Mission Auction & BBQ Lunch
$10. 11am-2pm at Blk. Mtn. United Methodist Church - State St. Fundraiser for SVCM and Ministry of Hope Chaplaincy Fund.
(828)

Oct. 16 to Oct. 19 - L.E.A.F.
Lake Eden Arts Festival at Camp Rockmont. Tickets on-line in advance.
(828)
www.theleaf.org

Oct. 24 - Museum - Historic Haunted Hours Tour
At In-The-Oaks. Easy, some stairs. $20 members, $25 nonmembers. Start Times 6pm, 6:30pm, 7pm, 7:30pm and 8:pm.
Contact: Swannanoa Valley Museum
(828)669-9566
info@swannanoavalleymuseum.org

Oct. 24 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Dessert Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 25 - Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade & Costume Contest
Great Family Event. Free Parade at 3pm followed by contest.Small fee to be in contest. Registration for the contest begins at 1pm next to Gingko Tree Gallery on Broadway St. Prizes for 3 best costumes in pet and human categories plus grand prizes. Benefits local animal rescue organizations. Info - June at Visions of Creation - 828-669-0065 or
Contact: Bone-A-Fide Pet Boutique
(828)669-0706

Oct. 25 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Ultimate Foodie Tour - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Oct. 31 - Creative Mountain Food Tours
Pub and Grub Crawl - 2pm. Call or go on-line for information and registration.
(828)419-0590
www.creativemountainfoodtours.com

Dec. 04 to Dec. 31 - Deck the Trees
24 beautiful Christmas Trees on display (result of decorating competition). Free at Monte Vista Hotel.
(828)669-8870

Dec. 05 - Holly Jolly
Celebrate the beginning of the season. Stores on late. 6-9pm downtown activities.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Dec. 06 - Chamber Open House with Santa
12-2pm in Visitor Center.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300

Dec. 06 - Christmas Parade
Free 4pm downtown. Application fee for participants.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

Dec. 06 - Circle of Lights at Lake Tomahawk
6pm
Contact: Recreation and Parks
(828)
www.townofblackmountain.org

Dec. 13 to Dec. 14 - Visions of Sugar Plums
4th Annual B&B and Country Inn Cookie Tour. Admission fee.
Contact: Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce
(828)669-2300
www.exploreblackmountain.com

 

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