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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 22nd - Sunday, August 24th
Beech Mountain Resort will be open every Friday through Sunday this summer and early fall, beginning June 6 and running through Oct. 19. This year, Beech Mountain Resort is offering several new features unique to the area, including revamped downhill mountain biking trails, a newly renovated brewery, mountain biking lessons, 18 holes of disc golf, and a sky bar, with observation deck, open to the public at the top of the chairlift.
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Youth Tent Revival 2014 Worship ExperienceYouth Tent Revival 2014 Worship Experience
Friday, August 22nd, 06:00pm - Saturday, August 23rd
Speaker Rev. Jeff Blackburn. Music by John Lewis and Forward Motion. Free food and free admission.
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 22nd, 07:00pm
JP3 (reggae) performs
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Hospitality House to Hold 30th Anniversary LuncheonHospitality House to Hold 30th Anniversary Luncheon
Friday, August 22nd, 11:00am
Event to Honor Six Founding Churches. The Hospitality House Board of Directors and Hearts of Hospitality Ladies Auxiliary will be hosting its annual Hope Luncheon August 22 at 11:00AM. Being held for the third consecutive year at the picturesque Watson Gap Pavilion at Blue Ridge Mountain Club; this year’s luncheon, 30 Years of Hope, will celebrate thirty-years of Hospitality House providing a safety net for people in need while honoring the six founding churches for their leadership, vision and dedication.
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Community Building Event at Brookshire ParkCommunity Building Event at Brookshire Park
Saturday, August 23rd, 12:00pm - 03:00pm
Family event to feature arts, crafts, music, and more!
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Shag at SugarShag at Sugar
Saturday, August 23rd, 04:30pm
The Fantastic Shakers play at 6pm. Free - Door Prize Raffle $1.00 Raffle Tickes for great prizes $1.00 -$3.00 face painting $1.00 Baloon Animals All proceeds will benefit the Banner Elk Vol. Fire Dept. We have received a new order of Shag at Sugar Shirts and Hats Shirts and hats are availble for early purchase at the Village Hall during business hours Food: Caddy Shack - Hambugers and Hotdogs Beer and Wine on the Deck Carolina BBQ Fire in the Hole - Woodfired Pizza FIREWORKS will begin a little after 9:00
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Matney Community Center Annual Pie and Cake AuctionMatney Community Center Annual Pie and Cake Auction
Saturday, August 23rd, 07:00pm
Proceeds go upkeep of the Community Center. Come bid on the most delicious home made pies, cakes and other confections. There will be cake walks, contests and a lot of fellowship with community members. We look forward to seeing you there.
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Grandfather Mountain State Park Family DayGrandfather Mountain State Park Family Day
Saturday, August 23rd, 10:00am - 04:00pm
Grandfather Mountain State Park Family Day will be held August 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Foscoe Grandfather Community Park.
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Watauga County Gospel SingingWatauga County Gospel Singing
Saturday, August 23rd
Located on Mountain Dale Road, Vilas, NC. Pastor- Eric Cornett
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Back to School CelebrationBack to School Celebration
Saturday, August 23rd
Howards Creek Church is hosting a Back to School Celebration! It is open to the community, so come on out!
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Second Annual Charity AuctionSecond Annual Charity Auction
Saturday, August 23rd
Once again we will be auctioning all kinds of items like vacations, fishing trips, art by local artists, and much more interesting merchandise donated by Rotarians and local merchants. We’ll be serving delicious food and beverages, so you don’t have to go hungry or thirsty. All proceeds will go to local charities in the High Country.
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TubeFest at Green Valley ParkTubeFest at Green Valley Park
Saturday, August 23rd
This is an opportunity for members of the community and visitors to enjoy floating down the scenic New River and help support Green Valley Park, which has been developed my a local nonprofit with assistance from Watauga County and many other wonderful donors and sponsors over the years.
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4th Annual Grandfather Mountain State Park Family Day4th Annual Grandfather Mountain State Park Family Day
Saturday, August 23rd, 10:00am - 04:00pm
Save The Date!!! Join us for our Family Day Event on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10a.m.- 4:00p.m.
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The Whip Daddy's play Banner Elk concerts in the parkThe Whip Daddy's play Banner Elk concerts in the park
Thursday, August 28th, 06:30pm
Summer Concerts in the park is a series of great music and a lot of fun! Every Thursday night in Tate-Evans Park at 6:30pm.
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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, August 29th - Sunday, August 31st
Beech Mountain Resort will be open every Friday through Sunday this summer and early fall, beginning June 6 and running through Oct. 19. This year, Beech Mountain Resort is offering several new features unique to the area, including revamped downhill mountain biking trails, a newly renovated brewery, mountain biking lessons, 18 holes of disc golf, and a sky bar, with observation deck, open to the public at the top of the chairlift.
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, August 29th, 07:00pm
Red June (acoustic Americana) performs
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Hospitality House Hosting Avery County CookoutHospitality House Hosting Avery County Cookout
Friday, August 29th
Hospitality House is rolling out the welcome mat for its Avery County neighbors, friends and supporters on Friday August 29. Serving Avery County for nearly twenty years, Hospitality House is hosting an End-of-Summer Cookout and Open House to thank the Avery County community for their ongoing support.
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Dine Out to End Child Hood Hunger at Mellow MushroomDine Out to End Child Hood Hunger at Mellow Mushroom
Monday, September 1st - Tuesday, September 30th
The entire month of September over 10,000 restaurants throughout the US participate in the Dine Out For No Kid Hungry initiative to help end childhood hunger in America.
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75th Anniversary Old Beech Mountain School75th Anniversary Old Beech Mountain School
Wednesday, September 3rd - Saturday, September 6th
You and your family and friends are invited to the 75th Anniversary of Beech Mountain School.
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4th Annual Beech Mountain Community Club Golf Tournament4th Annual Beech Mountain Community Club Golf Tournament
Wednesday, September 3rd - Saturday, September 13th
This is our annual fund raising golf tournament for the Beech Mountain community club. We are a non-profit 501 C-3 organization. All proceeds go to the upkeep of the building, required fees, insurance which the community club is solely responsible for, and activities for all age groups. Please come and support a great cause and have a great time doing it! Everyone's help and support will be greatly appreciated by the entire Beech Mountain Community.
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Singing at Pilot Mountain Baptist ChurchSinging at Pilot Mountain Baptist Church
Wednesday, September 3rd - Sunday, September 7th
On September 7th at 6 pm, Pilot Mountain Baptist Church invites you to join them for an Evening of Worship with the Shireys. The Shireys are from West Columbia, SC. Please join us for this special service. You will receive a blessing! Pilot Mountain is located on Castle Ford Road.
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September Events for Watauga County LibrarySeptember Events for Watauga County Library
Thursday, September 4th - Friday, September 26th
September is full of music, discussions about the mind, book clubs, genealogy, local history, and more! In partnership with Appalachian State University and the Common Reading Program, we welcome New York Times Bestselling author Allen St. John and musician/guitar maker extraordinaire, Wayne Henderson! Classical Guitarist Peter Fletcher comes later in the month. StoryWalks appear in the community for children and families!
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Watauga county Senior centers are registering students for Yoga classes nowWatauga county Senior centers are registering students for Yoga classes now
Thursday, September 4th - Friday, September 12th
The next 12-week session of Gentle Yoga is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, September 9th from 6:15 to 7:15pm at the Lois Harrill senior center and on Thursday, September 11th from 11am-12pm at the Western Watauga community center.
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Music in the ValleMusic in the Valle
Friday, September 5th, 07:00pm
Folk and Dagger (acoustic folk rock) performs
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Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014Beech Mountain Resort adventures for Summer 2014
Friday, September 5th - Sunday, September 7th
Beech Mountain Resort will be open every Friday through Sunday this summer and early fall, beginning June 6 and running through Oct. 19. This year, Beech Mountain Resort is offering several new features unique to the area, including revamped downhill mountain biking trails, a newly renovated brewery, mountain biking lessons, 18 holes of disc golf, and a sky bar, with observation deck, open to the public at the top of the chairlift.
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