What to do in Avery County, NC
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OMG! Superman is coming to town!
See one of the most accomplished international snowboarders, Louie Vito!
He is scheduled to visit Horne in the West in Boone, North Carolina to help judge and support Daniel Boone Rail Jam on March 16
5th Annual Daniel Boone Rail Jam - Saturday March 16th, 2019
Daniel Boone Amphitheater - 591 Horn in the West Drive Boone, NC 28607
2pm: Town of Boone St. Patrick's Day Parade
4pm: Box office open
5pm: Doors open
6pm: Competition Begins
General Admission- $5 online or $10 at the door
Below Are Some Venues For Live Music and More! Updated Weekly
The Ski Slopes
So, our staff includes a Beech Mountain Ski Instructor; Jason DeWitt
We can give you the real deal. The real conditions not spun by the public relations departments. Ad so here it is...
Updated Friday March 15 2019
It is absolutely worth the drive from Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and South Carolina!
It seems like all tthe runs areopen and they're in great shape.
They know how to run a ski slope here. They groom the runs well. The cold air has been great for making snow in mass. Very very good conditions.
Sugar Mountain - Two Thumbs Up
Sugar Mountain ALWAYS opens first in late fall and ALWAYS closes last in March. We'll see when Gunther pulls the plug.
WEB CAMS HERE!
The slopes are in great shape. White Lightning and the back side run called OZ are NOT open.
The cold air has been great for making snow in mass. Very very good conditions.
Beech Mountain - Two Thumbs Up
Beech Mountain plans to stay open through Sunday March 24 2019
Things To Do in Banner Elk, Newland, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Avery County, North Carolina This Week:
Highlander's Grill (Formerly Nick's)
Until Apr 27, 2019 - Prime Rib Every Saturday Night at Highlander's Grill and Tavern
Trivia & Dancing Wednesday Nights - 7pm - 9pm
Open Mic Night Every Thursday - 7pm - 10pm
Karaoke Night Every Friday Night - 8pm - 12am
MAR 16 - St. Pattys' Day with The Collective at Highlanders Grill - OMG With Dave Calvert!
MAR 17 - St. Patrick's Day Weekend Jam featuring the Johnson Brothers! Surely Avery County's favorite band - no wait, is that The Collective?
Join us Tuesday, March 19 - 5:30-7:30 p.m. - "Business After Hours"
MAR 30 - Shelby Rae Moore returns to Highlander's
Carolina Barbeque; Things To Do in Banner Elk, Newland, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Avery County, North Carolina This Week:
10:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Live Music Coming Soon
Fred & Larry's; Things To Do in Banner Elk, Newland, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Avery County, North Carolina This Week:
Open Mic Night Every Friday Hosted by Various Local Musicians and Artisans
Linville Falls Winery; Things To Do in Banner Elk, Newland, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, Avery County, North Carolina This Week:
Linville Falls Winery
9557 Linville Falls Hwy. Linville Falls, NC 28647
Blue Ridge Parkway Mile 317
APR 27 - 6th ANNUAL WINE FOR A REASON; all for the Autism Society of NC