August and September in the Mountains

I have decided it is always busy in the mountains.  People love the weather, the laid back atmosphere and all the events that are available.

I wanted to give you highlights of some of the events that are in the area now.  The 2017 Fine Arts and Master Crafts Festival is August 11-13 in Banner Elk.  Admission is free.  Concerts in the Park continue throughout the month of August on Thursday nights at Tate Evans Park at 6:30pm.  Bring your chairs and enjoy an evening of entertainment.  Art on the Greene is Saturday Sunday, September 2-3  with hand crafters exhibiting their wares in the Appalachian tradition.  Looking ahead Oktoberfest is Saturday and Sunday, October 14-15 from 10:00am to 5:00pm.  The 40th Wooly Worm Festival is Saturday and Sunday, October 21-22,2017.  Be sure and mark your calendar to attend these fun-filled events.

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