Sip & Savor Tuesdays at Half-Mile Farm

The secrets of farm-flavored cooking and casual cocktail crafting will be revealed at High-Mile Farm’s Sip & Savor Tuesdays. Once your Half-Mile

Spoon Headlines Bear Shadow

Spoon brings decades’ worth of Indie cred to Bear Shadow. For more information, visit bearshadownc.com.

Highlands Music Scene

Highlands heats up cool spring evenings with cool jazz and sharp beats.

Cars, Cars and More Cars

Rev those engines, polish the chrome – Highlands Motoring Festival is racing toward us – June 8-11.

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The Bear & the Bands

The talent’s already lining up for the third incarnation of the Bear Shadow Music Festival, set for April 28-30. For ticketing and more information visit bearshadownc.com.

Grace Clothed in White

This is our time to go within to harbor hope and know the beauty of the season.

Chef Julia Jaksic and Musician Jessie Baylin To Showcase Talents In Highlands, NC

The intimate setting of The Ruffed Grouse Tavern at Highlander Mountain House makes it the perfect venue for a family-style dinner experience featuring the talents of musician Jessie Baylin and Chef Julia Jaksic, 6:30 P.M. Saturday, February 25. Chef Julia Jaksic The friendship between Baylin and Jaksic runs deep, as Jessie is a frequent patron of Julia’s Nashville restaurants – …

Cashiers School of the Arts Winter Classes

Sure to liven up the cold winter days inside, the Cashiers School of the Arts announces its winter series of classes in collaboration with The Village Green.

Whitewater Falls

Even if you’ve lived on the Plateau your entire life, a visit to Whitewater Falls is still an occasion of Wonder.

Festival of Trees

The Cashiers Festival of Trees is a singularly Plateau-y introduction to the Holiday Season – Friday, November 25-26 at The Summit Center.

Solving the Childcare Crisis

A vital local institution, Highlands Community Child Development Center is looking to boost its fortunes with FundDay, October 21.

Randall Atcheson Concert

The fortunes of The Literacy & Learning Center will rise considerably with an October 9 benefit concert by pianist Randall Atcheson. Visit maconncliteracy.org or call (828) 526-0863 for more information.

Heritage Jamboree

Highlands Heritage Jamboree is a new celebration of what’s best about this tiny mountain community – Saturday, October 29

Highlands on the Half Shell

“Four other Oysters followed them, And yet another four; And thick and fast they came at last, And more and more and more,” Sorry, Oysters, it’s Highlands on the Half Shell, Sunday, October 2 at Highlands Biological Station.

Alyssa Bonagura at Orchard Sessions

A lifetime in the making, Alyssa Bonagura’s Orchard Session at The Farm at Old Edwards, set for October 5, is an exclusive glimpse into a brilliant musician’s artistry.

Top October Fishing Spots

The mountain streams are beckoning, and we’ve got a couple of sweet sites to visit.