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

Leaves Take Their Turn
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2016/10 - October
Cashiers celebrates this most beautiful of seasons with art, music, food and a healthy dose of fun – the 8th Annual Leaf Festival is slated for October 7-9 at The Village Green and Commons.  more
Mountains, Moonshine & Cars
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2016/10 - October
The Sky Valley Fall Fest and Cruise In, October 22, offers art, games, animals in costumes, and spectacular automotive treasures.  more
Music on a Grand Scale
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2016/06 - June
This year’s Bel Canto celebration, set for September 11, continues its remarkable heritage of fundraising for local causes.  more
Musicians Pour it On
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2017/09 - September
A dazzling array of music will provide the backbeat to Highlands Food & Wine Festival, November 9-12.  more
Nevermind How It’s Spelt
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2016/10 - October
Nevermind How It’s Spelt  more
Petal Power
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2016/11 - November
The 2016 Dazzling Dahlia Festival was a record-setting showcase for local blossoms and a successful bonus for the Highlands Historical Society.  more
Preorder Your Punkin!
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2017/09 - September
The youth at Highlands United Methodist Church honor the eternal symbol of autumn with a church yard filled with pumpkins and the annual Pumpkin Festival, Saturday, October 7.  more
Pumpkin Crepes
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2017/09 - September
Pumpkin Crepes lead the season with both their bold taste and their absolutely beautiful presentation.  more
Pumpkin Fest
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2016/10 - October
If every dog has its day, every pumpkin has its month – October in the front yard of Highlands United Methodist Church.  more
Pumpkin Festival
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2016/09 - September
Get into the spirit of the season with The Pumpkin Festival at Highlands United Methodist Church, 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Saturday, October 1.  more

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