Hendersonville Events

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Hendersonville Events

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August 2014 Calendar of Events

Compiled by Henderson County Tourism Development Authority

Information is Subject to Change

August 1 – 3 & 7 – 9

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown presents Music on the Rock: The Songs of the 60s, tribute concert featuring the hits of the artists, 8:00pm, Hendersonville, NC 828-693-0731 or 866-732-8008

August 1- 9

Carl Sandburg Home Summer Stage Performances,10:15am, Sandburg Shows Celebrate 40 years! partnering with the Flat Rock Playhouse Apprentice Actors, Sandburg Home amphitheater, free, The World of Carl Sandburg every Wednesday & Friday and Rootabaga! every Thursday & Saturday , Flat Rock, NC 828-693-4178

August 1 – October 24

Bearfootin Public Art Display, a public art display featuring fiberglass outdoor bear sculptures decorated in different themes, on the sidewalks of Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 828-233-3216

August 1 – December 31

Golden Age l & ll – “Coming of the Railroad” Exhibit, a replica of the Saluda Mountain Grade – steepest main-line standard gauge railroad in the US & the History of Laurel Park when visitors crowded the area’s lakes and pavilions to swim by day and dance by night; and a replica of a general store; Henderson County Heritage Museum, Wed.- Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 1pm-5pm, free, Hendersonville, NC 828-694-1619

August 1 – 24

Flat Rock Playhouse presents the epic pop opera Miss Saigon, Wed-Sat 8pm; Thurs, Sat & Sun 2pm, Flat Rock, NC 828-693-0731 or 866-732-8008

August 1, 8 & 15

Music On Main Street concert series featuring Blind Lemon Philips (blues/funk/soul); Visitors Information Center – 201. S. Main St., 7pm-9pm, free, every Friday through August 15, Bring a Chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, Coolers or Backpacks/Tote Bags Allowed; seating area opens after 5:30pm / early admission is prohibited, an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, Hendersonville, NC 800-828-4244 or 828-693-9708 or visit www.historichendersonville.org

August 1

Peanut Butter and Poemscapes, Calvary Episcopal Church, “Poemscapes” is a kaleidoscopic event of music, poetry and photography; 7:00pm, admission: free — donations of peanut butter greatly encouraged, refreshments served, fundraiser for the Calvary Episcopal Food Pantry Ministry, Fletcher, NC

August 3

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Across America – Southeast Edition, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. is throwing an unprecedented seven-city traveling beer festival called Beer Camp Across America, it’s stopping at Sierra Nevada’s brand-new brewery in Mills River, it is a celebration for the entire craft beer community, bringing together brewers and the fans who’ve helped them thrive, 1pm-6pm, Price: $30 – $65, 21+ (I.D. @ door), Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., Mills River, NC 828-681-5300

August 4

Flat Rock Playhouse presents Dark Night Revue, an evening of music, dance, and lots of laughs; Playhouse Main Stage, Gourmet Picnic & Show $125 or $100, Performance only $40, Flat Rock, NC 828-693-0731

August 4 & 11

Street Dance featuring Appalachian Fire & J. Creek Cloggers, Visitor Information Center-201 S. Main Street, 7pm-9pm, (mountain heritage bluegrass music, clogging and square dancing), bring a chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, Coolers or Backpacks/Tote Bags Allowed; parking lot seating area opens after 5:30pm-early admission is prohibited; every Monday through August 11, an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, Hendersonville, 800-828-4244 or 828-693-9708 or visit www.historichendersonville.org

August 6

Storytelling at the Johnson Farm, enjoy listening to traditional mountain tales, 10:30am, Adults $5, Children $3, Hendersonville, NC 828-891-6585

August 7

Henderson County Library Youth Programs hosts an Old Timey Picnic with games, crafts, & refreshments, 4:00pm -5:00 pm, Hendersonville, NC 828-697-4725

August 8 & 15

Music On Main Street concert series featuring Dashboard Blue (oldies rock & beach) & Corvette Car Show; Visitors Information Center – 201. S. Main St., 7pm-9pm free, every Friday through August 15, Bring a Chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, Coolers or Backpacks/Tote Bags Allowed; seating area opens after 5:30pm / early admission is prohibited, an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, Hendersonville, NC 800-828-4244 or 828-693-9708 or visit www.historichendersonville.org

August 9

ECO’s Green Homes and Edible Gardens Tour, 10am-4pm, a self-driving tour to seven locations in Henderson

County, view private homes & gardens focusing on edible landscaping, $12 per person, children under 10 free with paying adult, sponsored by ECO, Hendersonville, NC 828-692-0385

August 9 & September 13

Art In the Parking Lot, 124 4th Ave. E, local artists & jewelry show, Hendersonville, NC 828-693-4545

August 11

Street Dance Season Finale featuring Bobby and Blue Ridge Tradition & Lake Lure Cloggers, Visitor Information Center-201 S. Main Street, 7pm-9pm, (mountain heritage bluegrass music, clogging and square dancing), bring a chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, Coolers or Backpacks/Tote Bags Allowed; parking lot seating area opens after 5:30pm-early admission is prohibited; an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, Hendersonville, 800-828-4244 or 828-693-9708 or visit www.historichendersonville.org

August 13

Hendersonville Sister Cities presents a program on Iceland: Land of Fire and Ice,6pm at Henderson County Public Library, open to the public at no charge, Hendersonville, NC 828-693-9072

August 14 – September 14

The Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown presents the comedy The Mystery of Irma Vep, Wed-Sat 8:00pm; Sat & Sun 2:00pm, Hendersonville, NC 828-693-0731 or 866-732-8008

August 15

Music On Main Street concert series Season featuring Tuxedo Junction (variety 1940’s – 90’s), the Hendersonville Antique Car Club hosts Classic Car Show; Visitor Information Center – 201. S. Main St., 7pm-9pm, free, Bring a Chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, Coolers or Backpacks/Tote Bags Allowed; seating area opens after 5:30pm / early admission is prohibited, an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority, Hendersonville, NC 800-828-4244 or 828-693-9708 or visit www.historichendersonville.org

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