Calling All Gardeners

Local gardeners can boost the fortunes of The Food Pantry of Highlands and the larders of their neighbors.
Photo by Peter Ray

Billowing Azaleas

The showy azalea is a natural for a landscaped yard, but it really shines in the wild forest.

Candid Critters

Cashiers Library offers a chance to get to know your shy, furry neighbors.

Seasons

Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

Concerts on the Slopes
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2016/07 - July
The driving, irresistible sounds of Drive Time Band are the perfect ending to a full day in the mountains, 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, July 19, at Sapphire Valley Resort.  more
Dahlias to Drool Over
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2016/08 - August
The glories of Dahlias, summer’s show-off blossom, will be celebrated at the Highlands Dahlia Exhibit, set for 1:00 to 5:00 P.M. Saturday, September 10, at the Highlands Recreation Park.  more
Evenings at Lakeside
Published on
2016/07 - July
There’s much more to Lakeside Restaurant than a well-made meal or a carefully crafted cocktail.  more
Fab Fridays, Super Saturdays
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2016/08 - August
The magic of sweet Highlands summer nights is complemented by live music at Friday Night Live and Saturdays on Pine. Everyone is invited to these free concerts.  more
Feasts of the Festival
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2016/06 - June
A slate of exquisite meals served in magnificent homes enhances the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival’s 2016 season.  more
Festival with Altitude
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2017/05 - May
The four-day Highlands Motoring Festival, set for June 8-11, is a celebration of the beauty and engineering artistry of classic, exotic automobiles from all over the world.  more
Fireworks on the Green
Published on
2016/07 - July
The Village Green, Cashiers’ verdant jewel at the Crossroads, will host a dazzling fireworks display on the Fourth of July.  more
Focus on Dahlias
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2016/08 - August
The gorgeous creations of a pair of artists featured at the Dahlia Patron Party mirror the natural beauty of the centerpiece blossoms.  more
For Fallen Soldiers’ Kids
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2016/08 - August
The children of fallen warriors will find a powerful ally in the participants of the SOAR of Western North Carolina’s Golf Tournament, slated for 11:00 A.M. Monday, August 8, at Highlands Falls Country Club. The tourney includes prizes, dinner, and an auction. For information or to register, call (828) 743-3256.  more
For Your Viewing Pleasure
Published on
2016/08 - August
Highlands Playhouse closes its 2016 summer season with a pair of shows aimed squarely at the heart – “Steel Magnolias” from August 4 through August 20, and “Piano Man,” from August 25 through September 4.  more

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