Come sip, shop, eat and gather with friends and neighbors and celebrate Valentine’s Day with your favorite local merchants with Valentine’s Rocks in Blowing Rock. Enjoy special offers, one day sales and giveaways to kick off the spring season. Stores will open at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15 and the party will last all day long. “There are around 20 participating stores in downtown Blowing Rock,” said Jess Wehrmann of Monkee’s who is coordinating the event. By Madison V. Fisler – Photo by Ken Ketchie
June 6, 2013. On Friday, June 7, downtown Boone will be taken over by the monthly First Friday Art Crawl. Like always, this month’s crawl will feature food, drinks and live music with work and exhibitions from local artists. And as usual, everyone is invited to come out and enjoy some Friday night fun.
COMPILED BY MADISON V. FISLER
April 19, 2013.FARM Cafe holds second annual event to mark the anniversary of one year of service to the High Country community. The appreciation event will be held on Saturday, May 4th from noon to 4pm at FARM Cafe, located in the old Boone Drug store on King Street.
Oct. 15, 2012. Put on your costume and get ready for the Monster March. Plan for an afternoon of nonstop fun with hay rides, airwalks, games, a scavenger hunt and the Monster March Costume Parade at the Blowing Rock Halloween Festival on Oct. 27 in Downtown Blowing Rock. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes and scavenger hunt winners.
Aug. 1, 2012. On Friday, Aug. 3, downtown Boone businesses will participate in the monthly First Friday Art Crawl. Per usual, this month’s installment will feature free food, drinks, and music along with work and exhibitions from local artists. And as always, locals and tourists young and old are invited to attend and enjoy the Friday night fun.
COMPILED BY GREG HINCE
May 31, 2012. Friday, June 1, several area business will host the monthly First Friday Art Crawl in downtown Boone. This month’s installment will feature free food, drinks, art and music as usual, and will include some one of a kind performances.
COMPILED BY GREG HINCE
May 30, 2012. The Jones House will be holding free weekly concerts in downtown Boone every Friday at 5 p.m., beginning this week and lasting through September.
BY GREG HINCE