ASHEVILLE — Join an outdoor hammock yoga session with a chance to win some epic outdoor gear giveaways from 12-2 p.m. Friday, June 18, at Carrier Park in Asheville.
ASHEVILLE — Dive into the fascinating world of peregrine falcons with a Blue Ridge Parkway ranger at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 18, at the Folk Art Center along the Parkway in Asheville.
ASHEVILLE AND AROUND — Catch a screening of the new WNC-produced documentary “The Spirits Still Move Them: Moonshining in the Mountains,” with the first one coming up Thursday, June 17, at The Orange Peel.
ASHEVILLE — Come together in peace and harmony during the Asheville Juneteenth Celebration from noon-8 p.m. Saturday, June 19, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park in Asheville.
LAKE JUNALUSKA — A Juneteenth celebration marking the anniversary of the end of slavery will be held at Lake Junasla from 2-6 p.m. on Saturday, June 19.
ASHEVILLE — GRINDfest, a weekend-celebration of Juneteeneth hosted by Grind Coffee Shop, will feature a poetry slam, storytelling, lip sync battle and more over three days from June 18-20.
SYLVA — Don your flip flops, Bermuda shorts and airbrush tank tops for Beach Night at Bridge Park with the Caribbean Cowboys Band performing at the outdoor concert venue from 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, June 19.
WAYNESVILLE — Grab a blanket, pack a picnic and enjoy live outdoor theater of Billy Goat Gruf with various matinee performances running through July 4 at Haywood Arts Regional Theater.
ASHEVILLE — A free outdoor theatrical production of A Midsummer Night's Dream is running for the next two weeks by The Montford Park Players.
SYLVA — A 5K and one-mile fun run or walk will be held on Saturday, June 19, at Mark Watson Park in Sylva to commemorate Juneteenth, the anniversary marking the end of slavery.
HAYWOOD COUNTY — Haywood County Recreation is offering several guided hikes during June to connect the public with the rich natural resources and outdoor recreation in Haywood’s backyard.
ASHEVILLE — Look at a painting, open an app and enter a world of movement and sound with an immersive art experience at Trackside Studios in Asheville’s River Arts District.
WAYNESVILLE — An online version of the popular QuickDraw event has brought together 51 artists to benefit art education in Haywood County Schools.
WAYNESVILLE — Blue Ridge Books will host a reading by mystery author Eric Lodin at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 12, featuring the debut of "Soft Hearts: A Rett Swinson Mystery."
BRYSON CITY — The Carolina Shine experience on the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad has launched for the season, serving up triple-distilled, craft moonshine from local distilleries in the special all-adult car.
ASHEVILLE — The Asheville culinary event, Chow Chow, is back for its second year with new talent, new perspective and a recommitted mission.