Attend a lively musical performance, go dancing at one of the many street festivals planned throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains, explore regional gem mines, sample your way across a food and wine festival, or explore a new art exhibit. There’s no shortage of cool things to do here in Western North Carolina. Here’s a list of some of the best events taking place this month.
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Eagle/Osprey Nest Tour
May 28, 2016 - May 29, 2016
Park Rangers Earl Weaver and Clay Veasey are captains and guides aboard the park patrol boat to search for loons, ospreys, eagles and scenic vistas. The weather could be blustery or it could be sultry, so dress appropriately for the day (remember its always cooler on the water). Registration required and available on a first?come, first?served basis. Call the park office at 828?584?7728 to reserve a spot. Meet at the Paddys Creek Area East Picnic Shelter at 9:45 for the 10 a.m. trip or 1:45 p.m. for a briefing and prompt 2 p.m. departure.