Carolina in the Fall
Sep
22
to Sep 23

Carolina in the Fall

Plan and stay at Fall Creek Cabins - Stay 3 nights, receive the 4th night free. Valid on group sizes of 4 or less.

North Carolina in the fall of the year… thinking about it conjures up images of brilliant colors and cooler temperatures. A time when life slows down and nature’s beauty speeds up! With that as a backdrop, Carolina in the Fall™ brings “New Carolina Music” to Wilkesboro, NC, located in the picturesque foothills of North Carolina.

On September 22nd and 23rd, in historic downtown Wilkesboro, the Kruger Brothers will host some of North Carolina’s best folk/ roots music bands during the Third Annual Carolina in the Fall™ Music and Food Festival. They will be joined by a variety of bands from around the world that tip their hats to the rich musical history of Wilkes, the Heart of American Folk Music™.

In its’ third year, Carolina in the Fall™ presented by Wilkes Communications and River Street Productions has become an annual pilgrimage of bluegrass and folk music lovers. In addition to great music, those that attend will be treated to some of North Carolina’s best food as each year trucks from the region will bring their secret recipes to feed the masses and vie for the Carolina in the Fall™ Food Truck Championship trophy. Additionally, local vineyards and regional craft breweries will be onsite to provide a taste of the region’s best beverages.

As a lifestlye festival, CITF offers more than just music and food. Other events include The North Carolina Banjo ChampionshipThe Chad Lovette Memorial Trail Run and Ride in support of the American Cancer Society and the Silent Auction in support of the Wilkes Music Afterschool Program (12 Note MAP). If you need a little getaway from sitting and listening, Contra and clogging dance classes and Artist Workshops are held both days of the festival.

Make plans now to be in Wilkes County, North Carolina on September 22nd and 23rd to enjoy the sights and sounds of the season of Carolina in the Fall™. Visit these links to purchase ticketsVisit this link if you would like to purchase VIP tickets which includes entry to the Carolina Jam™ sessions each evening from 11 PM til 1 AM at the Yadkin Valley Event CenterYadkin Valley Event Center.

Visit website for more information, tickets, schedule, etc. http://carolinainthefall.org/

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Ghost Train - Tweetsie Railroad
Sep
22
to Oct 28

Ghost Train - Tweetsie Railroad

Visit Tweetsie Railroad's Ghost Train - bring the family for a fun filled Halloween weekend. 

September 22 & 23, September 29 & 30, October 6 & 7, October 13 & 14, October 20 & 21, and October 27 & 28, 2017.

Tweetsie's Ghost Train Details and Times: https://tweetsie.com/special-events/

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Todd New River Festival
Oct
14
9:00am 9:00am

Todd New River Festival

Plan your fall trip to the NC Mountains and stay at Fall Creek Cabins. 

Todd New River Festival October 14, 2017 in historic Todd NC will take place once again on the banks of the New River at Cook Memorial Park in Todd North Carolina.  The New River is thought to be the second oldest river in the word, second only to the Nile River. The festival features live music, storytelling, arts and crafts booths, a checkers playoff, special children’s activities including face painting, and much more! 

Visit Website for more information: http://toddruritan.org/

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Blowing Rock Halloween Festival -
Oct
28
2:00pm 2:00pm

Blowing Rock Halloween Festival -

Blowing Rock Parks & Recreation Halloween Festival - October 28, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Activities include - Spooky Stories & Creepy Crafts, Air Walks, Games & Fun House, Hay Rides through Blowing Rock, the Monster March/Parade, Costume Contests, Scavenger Hunt, and Trick or Treating in Downtown Blowing Rock.
Visit. https://blowingrock.com/halloween/ for more information or call 828-295-5222.

After your Halloween Event - come back to your cabin and tell your own spooky stories around your campfire at your cabin.

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Tweetsie Christmas - November 24 - December 30, 2017 - Friday/Saturday Only
Nov
24
to Dec 30

Tweetsie Christmas - November 24 - December 30, 2017 - Friday/Saturday Only

Tweetsie Christmas

November 24-25, December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, & 29-30

Open 5:00 - 10:00 p.m. Advance Tickets Required.

Enjoy the wonder of the park dazzlingly lit for the holidays, with a nighttime train and more.

www.tweetsie.com

Plan a 3 night stay on either the first or second weekend of December and take $75.00 off your rental rate. Valid on group size of 4 or less, must mention special to receive discount.

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Blowing Rock's Annual Trout Derby - Rent 3 nights/get 4th free at Fall Creek Cabins
Apr
7
6:01am 6:01am

Blowing Rock's Annual Trout Derby - Rent 3 nights/get 4th free at Fall Creek Cabins

  • 108 Lakeside Drive Blowing Rock, NC, 28605 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For over three decades, we’ve been celebrating the opening of Trout Season with friendly competition and prizes! The annual Blowing Rock Trout Derby is a much-anticipated early springtime event in the village. We have some of the best trout fishing anywhere in the Southeast, so the combination of the Derby and our lovely springtime makes for a great reason to visit. Fishing is a sport that can be enjoyed for a lifetime and the Derby is a great way to be together as a family. 

2018 brings the 39th Annual Blowing Rock Trout Derby on Saturday, April 8.

The basics:

  • Derby hours begin at sunrise on Saturday, April 8, 2018, and end at 4pm on the same day.
  • Catches should be taken to the official Derby Headquarters to enter for measuring. Headquarters: : The Blowing Rock Clubhouse, 108 Lakeside Drive, Blowing Rock, NC 28605.
  • Trout caught in any Watauga County body of water are eligible.
  • Prizes are awarded at 4:30pm at Derby Headquarters.
  • Broyhill Lake in Blowing Rock is restricted to fishing by children and persons with disabilities. No fishing license is required for Broyhill Lake. There is a limit of three fish per person from Broyhill Lake. 
  • All Fishing and Wildlife laws should be followed for Watauga County public waters, including possession of valid fishing license and following all posted regulations.
  • No entry fees are required and no pre-registration is necessary.

    For more information: http://www.blowingrock.com/2017trouderbyrelease/
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Blowing Rock Music Festival
Sep
16
10:00am10:00am

Blowing Rock Music Festival

Stay at Fall Creek Cabins - September 14 - 18, 2017 - Rent 3 nights, receive the 4th night FREE! Must mention this special. Valid on group size of 4 or less.

The Blowing Rock Music Festival, September 16, 2017 will take place at North Carolina’s oldest attraction, The Blowing Rock!  The festival features over 10 live music performances.  Gates open at 10, with music starting at noon.

Visit: http://www.theblowingrock.com/the-annual-blowing-rock-music-festival/

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West Jefferson Antiques Fair
Sep
15
to Sep 16

West Jefferson Antiques Fair

Plan a trip to the NC Mountains September 14 - 18, 2017 - Stay at Fall Creek Cabins - Rent 3 nights, receive the 4th night FREE! Valid on group size of 4 or less.

West Jefferson Antiques Fair September 15-16 2017 in downtown West Jefferson NC. The West Jefferson Olde Time Antiques Fair will take place in West Jefferson along the beautiful streetscapes. Numerous antique vendors set up during this fair and one can find a variety of items including vintage furniture, coins, glassware, quilts, refurbished antiques, pottery, silver, vintage signage and much more!

Visit: http://www.oldetimeantiquesfair.com/

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Thomas the Train at Tweetsie Railroad
Jun
9
to Jun 18

Thomas the Train at Tweetsie Railroad

Day Out with Thomas the Train - Event at Tweetsie Railroad - June 9 - 18, 2017

Plan a trip to take your little ones to see Thomas the Train and have a little mini vacation as well at Fall Creek Cabins.

Arrival June 11 - departure June 15, 2017 - Rent 3 nights, get the 4th night free. Valid on group size of 4 or less (no exceptions).

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