Sapphire Valley’s Annual Outhouse Race

When you have to go, go downhill – it’s Sapphire Valley’s annual Outhouse Race, set for Saturday, February 17. For information, visit skisapphirevalley.com/great-outhouse-races.

Old Edwards' We Love Locals Promotion

The Old Edwards Inn and Spa and Half Mile Farm honors its neighbors with its unique We Love Locals promotion throughout the winter season. Visit OldEdwardsInn.com for more information.

Victuals & Rituals

The Old Edwards Inn and Spa brings an exquisite wine dinner, down-home victuals, the musings of authors Ronni Lundy and Sharyn McCrumb, and the irresistible sounds of The SteelDrivers. For more information, call (828) 787-2635.

Keeping Track

A marvelously detailed train layout is the perfect escape.

As Winter Unveils The Land

Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust curates a collection of precious wild places scattered throughout the Plateau.

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

Get in the Act
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2016/09 - September
A big, big season for the Highlands Playhouse is built upon a generous community.  more
Groovin’ on The Green
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2016/07 - July
The Groovin’ on the Green series, Cashiers’ joyful party in the heart of the community, heats up July.  more
HBS Summer Preview
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2016/01 - Winter
Plan now for a year’s worth of fun and learning thanks to the Highlands Biological Station’s ambitious event calendar.  more
Healthy Chocolate Ice Cream
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2016/08 - August
Who says this isn’t the Age of Miracles? Healthy Chocolate Ice Cream!  more
Home-grown. Hand-sewn.
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2016/07 - July
For an unmistakable taste of small town life, visit the Highlands Farmers’ Market, Saturdays from 8:00 A.M. to noon at Kelsey-Hutchinson Park.  more
Humane Heroes
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2016/08 - August
Dogs, cats and the people who love them are at the center of the Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society’s A Celebration of Humane Heroes, Tuesday, August 30, at 5:30 P.M. at The Farm at Old Edwards Inn.  more
Interlude Concerts
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2017/07 - July
A musical partnership between the First Presbyterian Church of Highlands and the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation provides a sweet respite during the hectic summer months.  more
Interlude Concerts
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2017/08 - August
Set in the Sanctuaries of First Presbyterian Church of Highlands and The Episcopal Church of the Incarnation, the Interlude Concerts are precious moments of beauty and reflection embedded within a hectic world.  more
Join the Parade!
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2016/12 - December
Packed with charm and enthusiasm, the Highlands Olde Mountain Christmas Parade, set for 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 3, sets the tone for the entire holiday season.  more
Ladybugs
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Ladybugs have been introduced from Asia by organic gardeners to be a biological control measure against aphids, mealy bugs, mites and other soft-bodied insects.  more

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