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Mark 2022 May Day
Bear Shadow

Bear Shadow Festival, set for April 29 through May 1 of next year, promises to bring the same level of musical energy to the Plateau. Details

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Snow Fest at 4118
Snow Fest at 4118
Highlands NC

Let Snow Fest at 4118 thaw out your winter mojo (or perhaps you need a chance to chill) at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park in Highlands, January

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Light Up The Village
Cashiers NC

The breathtaking Christmas Display at The Village Green is testament to a vibrant community.

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Wreaths Across America
Highlands NC

Wreaths Across America will commemorate the sacrifices of veterans at noon on Saturday, December 18, at Highlands Memorial Park. For any questions

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Mike Kinnebrew
A Joyful Noise
Fireside at The Farm

Mike Kinnebrew’s concert at The Farm at Old Edwards, set for December 16, marks a joyful return to the Plateau. The public is invited. For

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Jubilant Illumination
Highlands NC

Decked out in jubilant illumination, Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park sets the stage for a joyous Holiday Season.

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National Theatre Returns: Highlands PAC

Highlands Performing Arts Center marks the return of The National Theatre of London to local audiences with a pair of encore performances. Highlands

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Small Works Art Show

The Art League of Highlands-Cashiers will present its Small Works Art Show at Sapphire Valley on Friday and Saturday, November 26 and 27. For

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Promising Parades – and More, Highlands NC, Cashiers NC

Both Highlands and Cashiers will stage their Christmas Parades on the same day – Saturday, December 4. But they’re at different times, so

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Cashiers Festival of Trees

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree becomes a lot easier when you attend Cashiers’ first Festival of Trees, November 26-27 at the Summit Center.

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Fireside at the Farm
Highlands NC

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The Park for the People
The Village Green

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Annual Celebration of Education
Literacy and Learning Center

The Literacy & Learning Center’s annual celebration of its free educational programs, slated for October 17 at Wildcat Cliffs Country Club,

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Lotta Miles on His Boots

Country Music sensation John King brings his deeply-felt performance to The Orchard at The Farm on October 21. For information and reservations,

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Putts Fore Paws
Cashiers Highlands Humane Society

Putts Fore Paws, set for October 11 at the Cullasaja Club, is no dog walk in the park – it’s a full-on golf tournament for serious and not-so-serious

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Chetolah, A Place of Rest
Sip and Swine

Sips and Swine, set for October 10 at the storied Chetolah, is a storybook evening and a boost for the fortunes of The Bascom. For tickets, visit

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Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival
Cashiers Leaf Festival

With art, music, and food, the Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival, slated for October 8-10 at the Village Green, is a celebration of all the good

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Falling for Fall

Fall on the Plateau is a wild, sensual overload, with nature setting the stage for a spectacular Finale.

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Highlands October Music

The sounds of weekend evenings in Highlands perfectly complement the vibrant spirit of the season.

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Skyline Lodge Celebrates the Holidays

Skyline Lodge in Highlands NC celebrates Christmas.

Mark 2022 May Day | Bear Shadow

Bear Shadow Festival, set for April 29 through May 1 of next year, promises to bring the same level of musical energy to the Plateau. Details are still being worked out – for up-to-date information, visit bearshadownc.com.

Snow Fest at 4118 | Highlands NC

Let Snow Fest at 4118 thaw out your winter mojo (or perhaps you need a chance to chill) at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park in Highlands, January 29-30.


Letters to Santa at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founder’s Park

Neither a global pandemic nor their occasional random acts of naughtiness will prevent Santa from hearing the wishes of his dedicated followers.

Uptown Downhome Creations at Half-Mile Farm

Cookbook author and culinary celebrity Rebecca Lang will showcase her Uptown Downhome Creations with a hosted weekend at Half-Mile Farm, December 3-4. For reservations, visit HalfMileFarm.com.

A Day of Parades on the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau

It wouldn’t be a Plateau Holiday Season without The Cashiers Christmas Parade and Highlands Olde Mountain Christmas Parade, both set for Saturday, December 4.


Ice, Ice, Baby | Highlands NC

Highlands Ice Rink is open at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park. (Note to Olympic Hopefuls: The Beijing Winter Olympics debut in two months, so there’s still plenty of time to practice.)

Light Up The Village | Cashiers NC

The breathtaking Christmas Display at The Village Green is testament to a vibrant community.

Survey and Services | Highlands Cashiers Plateau

Local libraries are shaping their futures thanks to input from citizens.


Wreaths Across America | Highlands NC

Wreaths Across America will commemorate the sacrifices of veterans at noon on Saturday, December 18, at Highlands Memorial Park. For any questions about sponsoring wreaths locally or about the event, please contact Phil Potts at (828) 200-9753 or [email protected].

Cheese Biscuit Queen at Half-Mile Farm

Mary Martha Greene’s Hosted Weekend at Half-Mile Farm promises to be playful, satisfying in so many ways, and rewarding, but probably not explosive. For reservations, visit HalfMileFarm.com.

A Joyful Noise | Fireside at The Farm

Mike Kinnebrew’s concert at The Farm at Old Edwards, set for December 16, marks a joyful return to the Plateau. The public is invited. For more information and tickets, visit oldedwardshospitality.com/fireside.