The Busiest Musician in Town

For Lee Ladensack, his passion for music and art was kindled at an early age.

Secret Chambers of Magic

A late career revelation has given artist Pauline Marr a storied second act.

The Art of Wine

The Bascom is pulling out all the stops and a lot of corks for Collective Spirits, June 8-10.

PAC Concert Season

The Highlands Performing Arts Center ramps up the fun with a pair of to-the-wall concerts.


Both professional and community theater keep playgoers entertained while music festivals, Chamber music and bluegrass music can also be enjoyed year-round. Highlands NC and Cashiers NC has always attracted visual artists thanks to the luxuriant setting, and the number of fine art galleries encourage collectors to make frequent forays. There are writers’ groups, lectures and classes of all types.

Cultural Activities Results

Highlands Community Building
Highlands, NC
Highlands-Cashiers Art League
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