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.
Hike Interest Meeting at REI
January 11, 2018 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 am
Learn about the Swannanoa Rim Hike Series during this free informational meeting. The meeting will provide an introduction to the program offerings, details about the individual hikes, advice for hikers, and information about our scholarships. The Swannanoa Rim Explorer Hiking Series consists of 11 hikes that take place each month over the course of a year and will navigate the entirety of the 31-mile rim of the Swannanoa Valley. We will briefly overview our Valley History Explorer (VHE) Hiking Series*, which offers the opportunity to revisit the past of the unique communities that make up the Swannanoa Valley through 8 moderate hikes. *For more in depth information on the VHE series please attend our interest meeting on February 27.