Smoky Mountain Heritage Events

PlottFest Reunion Weekend

July 9 @ 7:00 am - July 10 @ 11:00 pm

Weekend of heritage themed activities pertaining to the Plott hound--state dog of N.C --and plans to get Plott hound festival started again in Maggie valley. SCHEDULE: FRIDAY JULY 9: Friday night meet and greet from 7:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Beverages for sale at pavilion bar, light snacks provided, music and bonfire. Hosted by Bob [...]

An exclusive event for aspiring musicians to learn and interact with some of the best artists in the business –culminating in an all-star concert. SCHEDULE JULY 17 2:00 PM -3:15 PM: Band workshop with Darren Nicholson, Audie Blaylock, Eric Ellis and Reed Jones. 4:00 PM –4:45 PM: Songwriting workshop with Darren N. and friends. 5:00 [...]

An exclusive event to honor two of Haywood County’s most outstanding artists and historians. There will be a full day of activities, along with the award presentation at the resort to celebrate their work. The event will culminate with dinner at J. Arthurs on Saturday night, where the lives of both nationally known artists will [...]