Tweetsie Railroad Entrance

The Boone Blog

Things to Do in the Boone Area this Weekend, Jan. 25-28

This week in the Boone area, Chetola's Festival of Lights continues and becomes the backdrop for the four-day Blowing Rock Winterfest in the village of Blowing Rock. Concurrently, the 50th Anniversary of Beech Mountain Resort will take place at the highest ski area in eastern America. Blowing Rock…

Continue Reading

things to do in boone this weekend, jan. 5-7

This weekend is the first of 2018! Winter is in full swing so here are some ways you can join the celebration. 3rd Annual K9 Keg Pull Saturday, 1-4 p.m. -- This third-year fundraising event in Banner Elk NC has moved to a bigger and better race course, at My Best Friend's Barkery, 176 Shawneehaw…

Continue Reading

Things to Do in Boone this Weekend, December 29-31

Now that you've received everything on your wish list, it's time to reflect back on 2017. Or, maybe you're ready to move on already! Here are several ways to ring in the new year in and around Boone. Appalachian Ski Mountain New Year's Eve Extravaganza Ring in 2018 in style with fireworks, torchlight…

Continue Reading

Things to Do in Boone this Weekend, December 22-24

Letters to Santa are in the mail. Gifts are wrapped. Now it's time to settle in for Christmas celebrations! Festival of Lights at Chetola Resort, nightly through January 28th The "Festival of Lights" is free and open to the public, and you are invited to enjoy thousands of dazzling illuminations…

Continue Reading