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Brevard Plein Air Festival Presented by The Lucy Clark Gallery and Studio

Brevard Plein Air Festival Presented by The Lucy Clark Gallery and Studio

Brevard Plein Air Festival is an open enrollment plein air painting event that concludes with a Wet Paint Show and Sale on Saturday the 14th of September. It is held in conjunction with a downtown street festival featuring fine art vendors, local craft makers, food vendors, music and more! The event celebrates the tradition of outdoor painting by welcoming artist from across the region to share their talents and beauty of downtown Brevard and the surrounding forests and mountains. More information will be available closer to the date of the event. Please check our event website found at... Read More
Light Up the Night

Light Up the Night

Light Up the Night each holiday season in downtown Brevard! This event includes the official tree-lighting ceremony on the Courthouse lawn, with caroling, festival market for holiday craft shopping, an ice skating rink, a Tuba Christmas concert, shopping with our stellar local merchants and the Chamber Christmas Parade to kick off the festivities. At this event, visitors immerse themselves in an afternoon of holiday events and family fun, culminating in an evening of wonder with our twinkling lights, illuminated snowflakes, decorated storefronts and the lighting of downtown’s 70′ Christmas Tree. This event features live music, food trucks, shopping and festivities for the entire family. More information on the Light Up the Night 2024 will be available closer to the event. Check back at our Heart of Brevard events page.... Read More
White Squirrel Weekend, May 24th-26th presented by DD Bullwinkel’s Outdoors

White Squirrel Weekend, May 24th-26th presented by DD Bullwinkel’s Outdoors

Heart of Brevard’s signature event, our White Squirrel Weekend combines a stellar line up of live music, a smorgasbord of tasty food offerings from vendors and local craft breweries, an assortment of treasures from craft and retail vendors, family activities and games for the kids, all rolled into one fantastic three day event. The music line up and a full schedule are coming soon. We will have bike valet parking. Learn more about White Squirrel Weekend 2024 at... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class

Wild Souls Authentic Movement Class, Sundays, 9:30-11 a.m. Get unstuck, move your body, uncork joy! Enjoy a conscious movement experience in a 100-year-old building with a community of like-minded women at all life stages. Location: Brevard, NC. Check promo link for venue. Sliding scale $15-$25. ***Always check the Website for updated Location & @ReneeTrudeau_ on Instagram for class updates*** Host: nationally-recognized self-care author/speaker/teacher Renee Trudeau... Read More
Ice Climbing

Ice Climbing

Want to try something totally new? Ice climbing is a fun and unique way to experience the Appalachian Mountains. It also it a great way to train for those bigger mountains out west and internationally if those alpine summits are an item on your bucket list. Let us be a part of your journey! Ice climbing in western North Carolina is not always readily available due to the varying nature of our mountain weather and generally warmer climate. If you are interested in going ice climbing, give us a call or send us an email and we will let you know if the ice conditions are favorable for climbing! We can provide all of the equipment that you’ll need – boots, crampons, ice tools, etc.. You just come with warm clothing, a waterproof outer layer, and food/water for the... Read More
Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

Above and Beyond is PARI’s signature camping experience designed to immerse high school students in the world of space science and research while building confidence and critical thinking skills. Originally developed in partnership with Duke University and refined for nearly two decades, this space camp explores the universe through astronomy, physics, and astrobiology, while also providing time for adventure and fun. The process followed by scientists and researchers who’ve made space science their career is modeled to show how new discoveries are made about the universe. Campers are provided the tools and guided through the process by professionals who have made space their life’s work. From determining the expansion speed of a super-nova remnant, to characterizing an exo-planet or finding evidence of dark matter; your data will reveal and your conclusions will add to humanity’s knowledge of the universe! Grades 9th –... Read More
Martian Frontier

Martian Frontier

Mission Control: Martian Frontier -Do you have what it takes to plan a mission to another planet? Gain confidence, learn space science, and strive to make it to a new world in this combination role-play—academic camp. The wide variety of topics makes this camp a good fit for a range of interests. You’ll tackle challenges in space craft and habitat design, astronaut health and well-being, and capturing public interest while swaying others to support your plan. Unleash your curiousity of the unknown when you retreat to a dark sky oasis where the stars are innumerable and beckon overhead. Let the magnificence of space overwhelm you as you discover the mysteries that still confound scientists, it just might drive you to become tomorrow’s astronauts, physicists, and engineers. Ages: Grades 7th –... Read More