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

Feast Without The Fuss
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2017/11 - November
Cashiers and Highlands offer delicious options for Thanksgiving dinner. Don’t wait until the last minute!  more
Floating Down Main
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Highlands’ Olde Mountain Christmas Parade, small town spirit at its most charming, will wind through downtown at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 5. To participate or for more information, call (828) 526-2112.  more
Flyfishing in Highlands Winter Style
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2017/11 - November
Wise anglers know that the busy season is just getting started in bold mountain streams.  more
Founder’s Park Skating Rink
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2016/12 - December
Like a 21st Century Currier & Ives print, Highlands’ new skating rink is a destination for the entire community.  more
Fun, Food, and Funds
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2016/12 - December
The Food Pantries Christmas, to be held from noon to 3:00 P.M. Saturday, December 3, at the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation, is a means of delivering comfort and joy to the needy of the community.  more
Get CLEver in 2015
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2015/01 - Winter
The Center for Life Enrichment’s 2015 slate of courses aim to entertain, empower and, of course, enrich.   more
Gifts That Keep Giving
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2015/01 - Winter
Eleanor brings Sweet Pea (left) and Princess (right) in for Gar's Kids Camp.  more
Glorious Glen Falls
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2018/01 - Winter
The transcendent beauty of Glen Falls is revealed in the sleepy winter months.  more
Go Figure, Ice Skating in Highlands
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2017/12 - December
A bit of ice skating at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park is the perfect tonic for bodies and souls feeling the stress and strain of the holiday season.  more
Hands Christmas Dinner
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2016/11 - November
HANDS offers a delicious Christmas Dinner and a beacon of hope for the less fortunate in the community.  more

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