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Shindig on Main – July 4th Celebration

Shindig on Main – July 4th Celebration

Join us for the Shindig on Main, a vibrant and community-focused celebration of Independence Day, held in the heart of Downtown Brevard. From 4 PM to 9:30 PM, East Main Street will be bustling with activities, entertainment, and patriotic spirit, making it the perfect event for families and friends to come together. Shindig on Main is a true community event, bringing together locals and visitors alike to celebrate our nation’s independence in a festive and family-friendly atmosphere. Mark your calendars and join us downtown for an unforgettable Independence Day celebration filled with music, fun, and fireworks! Downtown Brevard will also serve as a vibrant activity hub over the holiday weekend, offering, as always, an array of local shops with everything from unique crafts and boutiques to restaurants and art galleries. Food Trucks will be on E. Main Street from 4 PM to 9:30 PM with delicious offerings to ensure there’s a meal and tasty treat for everyone. SCHEDULE: 4 PM – 5 PM – Flag Raising Ceremony to take place on the grounds of the County Courthouse at the corner of Broad and Main St. A reading of the Declaration of Independence, given by local, elected county officials will immediately follow the flag raising. 5 PM – 9 PM – Music and Dancing in the Streets. Join us at the Gazebo on the Courthouse Lawn for Dancing in the Street. BYO-Chair to listen to the music, dance in the street and enjoy downtown Brevard’s Social District. 5 PM to... Read More
La Bohème

La Bohème

Beloved the world over, La Bohème portrays the story of two young lovers who battle poverty and illness in their struggle to triumph against all odds. A classic tale of tragic romance, Puccini’s score contains some of the most beautiful melodies, heart-wrenching arias, and famous moments ever seen on the operatic stage. FEATURING Brevard Festival Orchestra Steven White,... Read More
La Bohème

La Bohème

Beloved the world over, La Bohème portrays the story of two young lovers who battle poverty and illness in their struggle to triumph against all odds. A classic tale of tragic romance, Puccini’s score contains some of the most beautiful melodies, heart-wrenching arias, and famous moments ever seen on the operatic stage. FEATURING Brevard Festival Orchestra Steven White,... Read More

La Bohème

Beloved the world over, La Bohème portrays the story of two young lovers who battle poverty and illness in their struggle to triumph against all odds. A classic tale of tragic romance, Puccini’s score contains some of the most beautiful melodies, heart-wrenching arias, and famous moments ever seen on the operatic stage. FEATURING Brevard Festival Orchestra Steven White, conductor Dean Anthony, stage... Read More

La Bohème

Beloved the world over, La Bohème portrays the story of two young lovers who battle poverty and illness in their struggle to triumph against all odds. A classic tale of tragic romance, Puccini’s score contains some of the most beautiful melodies, heart-wrenching arias, and famous moments ever seen on the operatic stage. FEATURING Brevard Festival Orchestra Steven White, conductor Dean Anthony, stage... Read More
The Ultimate Guide to Water Activities in Brevard & Transylvania County, NC

The Ultimate Guide to Water Activities in Brevard & Transylvania County, NC

The Ultimate Guide to Water Activities in Brevard & Transylvania County, NC Summer approaching means warmer temperatures and a corresponding urge to cool off. Luckily, there’s no shortage of ways to do just that in the Land of Waterfalls. The Adventurist invites you to discover the many ways you can paddle, fish, swim, tube, slide, and generally have the time of your life in our refreshing rivers, stocked streams, and alluring lakes. Read on to learn what it takes to go with the flow. Waterfall Hunting Waterfalls abound throughout the county thanks to numerous tributaries that flow down from some of the highest peaks east of the Rocky Mountains. Consider Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Recreational Forest, and Gorges State Park as sensible starting points. For an overview of the most popular falls in each public land, click here. You can also pick up a copy of our Adventure Guide and Waterfall Map at the Visitor Center on 175 East Main Street in downtown Brevard, or access it here. And please remember while our waterfalls are beautiful, the areas around them can be dangerous. Protect yourself and your loved ones by learning how to Be Waterfall Wise. Paddling & Paddleboarding The French Broad, the third oldest river in the world, offers multiple ways to travel as far as your heart and paddle will take you and is the ideal place to build your paddling skills. Its consistent current and gentle rapids make for an ideal day on the water, whether you’re a... Read More
Olga Kern In Recital

Olga Kern In Recital

Pianist Olga Kern is now recognized as one of her generation’s great artists. With her vivid stage presence, passionately confident musicianship and extraordinary technique, the striking pianist continues to captivate fans and critics alike. Olga Kern was born into a family of musicians with direct links to Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff and began studying piano at the age of five. She jump-started her U.S. career with her historic Gold Medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in Fort Worth, Texas as the first woman to do so in more than thirty... Read More

MUSIC + MOONSHINE Summer Live Music Series at Cedar Mountain Moonshine Distillery

M U S I C + M O O N S H I N E Please join us for a summer night of LIVE music at the distillery EVERY Friday until Labor Day weekend 6-8pm! • Free tastings from Cedar Mountain Moonshine • Free outdoor live music • Beer/Wine/Moonshine Slushies/NA options available inside the distillery • BYOChair • Very Family Friendly • NO outside alcohol permitted • No coolers allowed–order from our delicious food trucks on site during the event. • SmashNC Food Truck (smash burgers + more!) will be joining us as our main food truck every Friday! Guest food trucks will join for 5/24 (Garage BBQ), 7/5 (TBA on social media), 8/30 (TBA on social media). The Velvet Cup Coffee Truck (always on site) will be slinging mini donuts, coffee and more during the music event. • Parking begins at 5:15pm 🚘 Rain or Shine Please visit our website (www.cedarmountainmoonshine.com) and Facebook/Instagram page (@cedarmountainmoonshine) for event parking instructions and this season’s weekly music line-up. Carpool encouraged! • We are located at 10754 Greenville Highway • Cedar Mtn. Please bring a chair! Outdoor seating/tables on site available first come first serve. See you... Read More

MUSIC + MOONSHINE Summer Live Music Series at Cedar Mountain Moonshine Distillery

M U S I C + M O O N S H I N E Please join us for a summer night of LIVE music at the distillery EVERY Friday until Labor Day weekend 6-8pm! • Free tastings from Cedar Mountain Moonshine • Free outdoor live music • Beer/Wine/Moonshine Slushies/NA options available inside the distillery • BYOChair • Very Family Friendly • NO outside alcohol permitted • No coolers allowed–order from our delicious food trucks on site during the event. • SmashNC Food Truck (smash burgers + more!) will be joining us as our main food truck every Friday! Guest food trucks will join for 5/24 (Garage BBQ), 7/5 (TBA on social media), 8/30 (TBA on social media). The Velvet Cup Coffee Truck (always on site) will be slinging mini donuts, coffee and more during the music event. • Parking begins at 5:15pm 🚘 Rain or Shine Please visit our website (www.cedarmountainmoonshine.com) and Facebook/Instagram page (@cedarmountainmoonshine) for event parking instructions and this season’s weekly music line-up. Carpool encouraged! • We are located at 10754 Greenville Highway • Cedar Mtn. Please bring a chair! Outdoor seating/tables on site available first come first serve. See you... Read More

MUSIC + MOONSHINE Summer Live Music Series at Cedar Mountain Moonshine Distillery

M U S I C + M O O N S H I N E Please join us for a summer night of LIVE music at the distillery EVERY Friday until Labor Day weekend 6-8pm! • Free tastings from Cedar Mountain Moonshine • Free outdoor live music • Beer/Wine/Moonshine Slushies/NA options available inside the distillery • BYOChair • Very Family Friendly • NO outside alcohol permitted • No coolers allowed–order from our delicious food trucks on site during the event. • SmashNC Food Truck (smash burgers + more!) will be joining us as our main food truck every Friday! Guest food trucks will join for 5/24 (Garage BBQ), 7/5 (TBA on social media), 8/30 (TBA on social media). The Velvet Cup Coffee Truck (always on site) will be slinging mini donuts, coffee and more during the music event. • Parking begins at 5:15pm 🚘 Rain or Shine Please visit our website (www.cedarmountainmoonshine.com) and Facebook/Instagram page (@cedarmountainmoonshine) for event parking instructions and this season’s weekly music line-up. Carpool encouraged! • We are located at 10754 Greenville Highway • Cedar Mtn. Please bring a chair! Outdoor seating/tables on site available first come first serve. See you... Read More

MUSIC + MOONSHINE Summer Live Music Series at Cedar Mountain Moonshine Distillery

M U S I C + M O O N S H I N E Please join us for a summer night of LIVE music at the distillery EVERY Friday until Labor Day weekend 6-8pm! • Free tastings from Cedar Mountain Moonshine • Free outdoor live music • Beer/Wine/Moonshine Slushies/NA options available inside the distillery • BYOChair • Very Family Friendly • NO outside alcohol permitted • No coolers allowed–order from our delicious food trucks on site during the event. • SmashNC Food Truck (smash burgers + more!) will be joining us as our main food truck every Friday! Guest food trucks will join for 5/24 (Garage BBQ), 7/5 (TBA on social media), 8/30 (TBA on social media). The Velvet Cup Coffee Truck (always on site) will be slinging mini donuts, coffee and more during the music event. • Parking begins at 5:15pm 🚘 Rain or Shine Please visit our website (www.cedarmountainmoonshine.com) and Facebook/Instagram page (@cedarmountainmoonshine) for event parking instructions and this season’s weekly music line-up. Carpool encouraged! • We are located at 10754 Greenville Highway • Cedar Mtn. Please bring a chair! Outdoor seating/tables on site available first come first serve. See you... Read More

MUSIC + MOONSHINE Summer Live Music Series at Cedar Mountain Moonshine Distillery

M U S I C + M O O N S H I N E Please join us for a summer night of LIVE music at the distillery EVERY Friday until Labor Day weekend 6-8pm! • Free tastings from Cedar Mountain Moonshine • Free outdoor live music • Beer/Wine/Moonshine Slushies/NA options available inside the distillery • BYOChair • Very Family Friendly • NO outside alcohol permitted • No coolers allowed–order from our delicious food trucks on site during the event. • SmashNC Food Truck (smash burgers + more!) will be joining us as our main food truck every Friday! Guest food trucks will join for 5/24 (Garage BBQ), 7/5 (TBA on social media), 8/30 (TBA on social media). The Velvet Cup Coffee Truck (always on site) will be slinging mini donuts, coffee and more during the music event. • Parking begins at 5:15pm 🚘 Rain or Shine Please visit our website (www.cedarmountainmoonshine.com) and Facebook/Instagram page (@cedarmountainmoonshine) for event parking instructions and this season’s weekly music line-up. Carpool encouraged! • We are located at 10754 Greenville Highway • Cedar Mtn. Please bring a chair! Outdoor seating/tables on site available first come first serve. See you... Read More