The Whip Daddies Play Season Finale in Banner Elk Concert Series on Sept. 3rd
The Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce Concerts in the Park have been a great success this year! With record numbers of attendees, the park has been filled with music and dancing every Thursday evening this summer. On Thursday September 3rd, The Whip Daddies will play the final show of the season. This concert is sponsored by Frank and Mary Watts.
Led by Dave Calvert the Whip Daddies have become a tradition for this concert series final show. This group of locals often have changes in members, but one thing remains the same, each year they play an excellent show! Playing classic rock n' roll for visitors and residents in Banner Elk.
Sharon Robbins, chairperson of the concert series, is delighted at the success of this years concerts. She thanks all the volunteers who helped each week, without who the concerts would not have been possible. The Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce also thanks the sponsors for each band, and local businesses who donated prizes.
The show begins at 6:30pm in Tate Evans Park. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the music! A variety of food vendors will be in the park, or pack a picnic!
You're invited to come celebrate with us on Saturday, August 22. It's Alta Vista Gallery's 25th Anniversary, and we have a new show of oils by Bob Francisco. Drop in from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. to meet the artist and enjoy his show of 16 new oils, which are hanging now thru Mid-September. The show, titled "Realism of the Mountains," depicts mountain scenes in a detailed Realist style similar to Andrew Wyeth's work. Subjects include rivers and streams, lakes, and heritage farms and barns. Sizes range from small (8x10") paintings, up to 36x48." Refreshments will be served, including "Anniversary Cake!" Bring friends with you to enjoy this fun event!
Alta Vista Gallery is located only 10 minutes from Boone or Banner Elk, NC, in a National Register historic farmhouse at 2839 Broadstone Road, Valle Crucis, NC -- between Mast Farm Inn and Mast Store Annex. For a map and directions, and to view some of the art, visit www.altavistagallery.com.
Check out this panoramic from the concert in Tate Evans Park! What a great crowd! Don't miss concerts in the park every Thursday at 6:30pm running thru Sept. 3rd.
Join us this Saturday in supporting Genesis Animal Sanctuary and enjoy Mountain Dog’s brand new “Pet Rest Area” and mini dog park. 15% of all sales will be donated to Genesis. Come meet their rescued animals and learn about this valuable local organization.
Mountain Dog and Friends is located in the historic stone house on Highway 105 South in Foscoe. 828-963-2470 www.mountaindogandfriends.com
Thank you to Apple Hill Farms for hosting a wonderful Afterhours event!
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Banner Elk, NC is a great place to make your vacation destination! The town offers all varieties of lodging to suit every need and budget, great locally owned restaurants, and fun activities year round. Whether you are looking for a fun outdoor adventure with friends, a romantic getaway, or an unforgettable family vacation you will find it in Banner Elk! Our Chamber prides itself in providing information to our visitors and is always available to help you find the information you need. Call 828-898-8395 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org