Calendar Of Events

May
27
Sat
American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial @ WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena
May 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial @ WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena

American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial, WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena (dogs jump hurdles, race through tunnels and climb over A-frames at high speed) Fri – Sun 8am-3pm, Mon 8am-12pm, free admission & spectators are welcome, spectators please leave your dogs comfortably at home, Sponsored by Blue Ridge Agility Club, 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher, www.blueridgeagility.com

Bogs, Bugs And Beavers @ Cradle of Forestry
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Bogs, Bugs And Beavers @ Cradle of Forestry  | Pisgah Forest | North Carolina | United States

Guided walks along the Pink Beds Trail interpret the natural history of beavers, their wetland-creating activities and the changing habitats they create.

  • Program even time: TBD
  • Programs begin in the Forest Discovery Center with a talk about beavers.
  • Total walking distance: 1.75 miles.
  • Program duration 1.5 hours.

General admission charges apply for this event: $5.00 for adults and free for youth under 16 years of age. America the Beautiful and Golden Age passes are honored.

Garden Jubilee @ Downtown Hendersonville
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Garden Jubilee @ Downtown Hendersonville | Hendersonville | North Carolina | United States

Garden Jubilee highlights more than 250 spaces lining Main Street. Learn tips and tricks from regional gardening experts located throughout the festival. Local and regional nurseries will be selling 1000’s of annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs and hard to find plants on every block of the festival. Crafters create distinctive garden art to enhance the beauty of your yard. There will be handmade lawn furniture, jewelry, garden tools, yard art, planters, wind chimes, birdhouses, as well as soaps and pottery. Shoppers bring wagons to transport their many purchases.Main Street from 6th Ave-Caswell St.,  Hendersonville, NC 828.693.9708 or 800-828-4244 www.visithendersonvillenc.com/garden-jubilee

Winged Wonders: Step into the world of Butterflies @ Western North Carolina Arboretum
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Winged Wonders: Step into the world of Butterflies @ Western North Carolina Arboretum  | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

See the miracle of metamorphosis before your very eyes. On display May 13 – October 29, inside the Baker Exhibit Center Greenhouse, Winged Wonders is an indoor butterfly exhibit featuring a chrysalis-rearing chamber and a walk-through butterfly house where visitors can meet a whole host of local butterfly species, including monarchs, swallowtails and more.

Bearfootin’ Public Art Walk @ Downtown Hendersonville
May 27 @ 10:00 am
Bearfootin' Public Art Walk @ Downtown Hendersonville

Bearfootin’ Public Art Walk is an annual tradition that brings custom designed bear statutes to the streets of downtown Hendersonville. On October 21 the bears go up for auction with the proceeds going to local non-profit organizations. Main St., Hendersonville, 828-233-3205.

Guided History Walks of Downtown Hendersonville @ Hendersonville City Hall
May 27 @ 10:00 am
Guided History Walks of Downtown Hendersonville @ Hendersonville City Hall  | Hendersonville | North Carolina | United States

90 minute walk occurs rain or shine. Learn about the history, architecture and stories about Hendersonville.

“A Tuna Christmas” @ Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage
May 27 @ 2:00 pm
"A Tuna Christmas" @ Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage

Need a little Christmas now?

By popular demand, Scott Treadway and Preston Dyar serve up Christmas a little early this year with this hilarious comedy featuring the residents of Tuna, Texas – the “third smallest” town in the state. 2 actors. 22 characters. 2 million laughs!

“A hoot!” – The New York Times

“So funny it could make a racoon laugh affectionately at Davy Crockett…It’s far too good for just Christmas.” – The New York Post

“The hilarity…never lets up.”- The Village Voice

Jump Off Rock Music Festival @ Jump Off Rock
May 27 @ 4:30 pm
Jump Off Rock Music Festival @ Jump Off Rock | Laurel Park | North Carolina | United States

Music by: Dashboard Blue

It’s a picnic, so bring your food, blankets, chairs, coolers & beverages! Beer & wine are permitted.

“A Tuna Christmas” @ Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage
May 27 @ 8:00 pm
"A Tuna Christmas" @ Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage

Need a little Christmas now?

By popular demand, Scott Treadway and Preston Dyar serve up Christmas a little early this year with this hilarious comedy featuring the residents of Tuna, Texas – the “third smallest” town in the state. 2 actors. 22 characters. 2 million laughs!

“A hoot!” – The New York Times

“So funny it could make a racoon laugh affectionately at Davy Crockett…It’s far too good for just Christmas.” – The New York Post

“The hilarity…never lets up.”- The Village Voice

May
28
Sun
American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial @ WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena
May 28 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial @ WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena

American Kennel Club (AKC) Dog Agility Trial, WNC Agricultural Center McGough Arena (dogs jump hurdles, race through tunnels and climb over A-frames at high speed) Fri – Sun 8am-3pm, Mon 8am-12pm, free admission & spectators are welcome, spectators please leave your dogs comfortably at home, Sponsored by Blue Ridge Agility Club, 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher, www.blueridgeagility.com