High Country Snow Sports

High Country Snow Sports

  Did you know there are three ski resorts in the High Country? And a snow tubing park! All season long, they supplement natural snowfall and maintain awesome conditions for your enjoyment. Local slopes are opening very soon, and the season generally runs through Mid-...
Festival of Lights at Chetola Resort

Festival of Lights at Chetola Resort

Chetola Resort features a sparkling display of lights each winter season! The “Festival of Lights” is free and open to the public, and you are invited to enjoy thousands of dazzling illuminations throughout the resort.  As you drive or stroll around Chetola...
Holiday Stroll in Blowing Rock

Holiday Stroll in Blowing Rock

Join us in Blowing Rock for the Holiday Stroll, a celebration of winter and the Christmas season in December. It’s like a town-wide holiday open house! Shops are open late, many with special deals just for the season! Friday, December 4th from 4 to 8 pm. Stores...
Christmas Dining in Blowing Rock

Christmas Dining in Blowing Rock

The Christmas week is a great time for family celebration in Blowing Rock. Go skiing or ice skating at Appalachian Ski Mountain, enjoy small town charm in the village, stay in a unique inn or cabin, and take in the crisp winter air and scenes. The holiday does affect...
Festival of Trees Event

Festival of Trees Event

The Festival of Trees has become a much-anticipated event in the High Country! For the 2020 season, the format has been adjusted so that people can safely enjoy the holiday cheer. The Western Youth Network (WYN) is taking a modern twist on the “old-school” telethon! ...
Choose & Cut Christmas Trees

Choose & Cut Christmas Trees

Get your tree and everything to go under it in Blowing Rock! Starting mid-November, area tree farms are ready to help you find your perfect tree. Walk among the rows to find just the right height, width, and type! Local farms specialize in the well-loved Frasier Fir,...