Events for July 31, 2021 – August 4, 2019 › Gold Panning/Mining/Rocks › – NC Blue Ridge

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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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RockFest at Emerald Village

Emerald Village 331 McKinney Mine Rd, Spruce Pine, NC

Bring your friends Saturday, June 15th and Sunday, June 16th, 2019 and enjoy RockFest at Emerald Village, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway near Little Switzerland, NC. Celebrate the gem and mineral heritage of the mountains in the spectacular home of 12 historic mines! There will be great food and live music, with performances by […]

Free

35th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Parkway Fire and Rescue show field 136 Majestic View, Spruce Pine NC 28777, NC

The 35th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossil, lapidary equipment and more you might want. Each booth is […]

Free

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Emerald Village presents “Goodby Summer” Labor Day weekend

Emerald Village 331 McKinney Mine Rd, Spruce Pine, NC

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, […]

Dynamite Days

Emerald Village 331 McKinney Mine Rd, Spruce Pine, NC

Emerald Village invites you to our “Dynamite Days” celebration in Little Switzerland, NC! Saturday and Sunday, May 23 & 24, 2020 (Memorial Day weekend) from 9AM to 6PM both days, plus a special nighttime Blacklight Mine Tour Saturday at 9PM. Festival activities include a kid’s Treasure Hunt, living history demos by mining re-enactor “The Salt […]

Free

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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00
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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00
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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00

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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00
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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00
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61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival

Spruce Pine Commings 12085 Hwy 226 South, Spruce Pine, NC

The 61st NC Mineral and Gem Festival will be held July 30-August 2 in Spruce Pine, NC. Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been […]

$4.00

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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free
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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free

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37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show

Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show! The 37th Annual Grassy Creek Mineral and Gem Show will be put on by the Parkway Fire and Rescue to raise money for new equipment and buildings. This Gem Show has everything! Over 60 US and International dealers with almost any kind of jewelry, gemstone and mineral specimens, fossils, […]

free