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.
- This event has passed.
Emerald Village presents “Goodby Summer” Labor Day weekend
August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until September 1, 2019
Spend the last weekend of Summer with Emerald Village in Little Switzerland, NC. The ultimate gem mining and family fun experience. *Kid’s (12 & under) FREE MINE TOURS both days! *Local Craft Vendor’s Market! Venders include: Sandy’s Sparkling Temptations, Blue Ridge Campground & Market, The Ranger’s Wife, Dragon Shine Hair Sparkle, Adorn Yourself, Lex’s T-Shirts, Momma Cat’s Crochet & More* Delicious Hamburger & Hotdogs from Reggie’s Grill! *FREE GUIDED HIKES @ 11:00 AM & 3:00 each day! *Gem Mining, Mine Tours, Gold Panning both days! BLACK LIGHT MINE TOURS! FRIDAY, 8/30 & SATURDAY, 8/31 @ 8:30 PM ($15 Adults & $10 students) 331 McKinney Mine Road, Little Switzerland, NC