We are closely monitoring the COVID-19 Pandemic and are committed to the safety of our staff and residents. Decisions concerning cancelling summer events will be made as needed. For event cancellation updates please check the Town Calendar.

For Full List of Summer Events Click Below:
Calendar of Events

 Music on the Lawn 2020

Music on the Lawn Concerts will be held on the following dates from 6:00-8:00pm at Old Town Hall
Woodie and the String Pullers 
July 24 CANCELLED The Jeff Little Trio
August 14 CANCELLED Mountain Home Bluegrass Boys

 Summer Exercise Programs

Exercise for Mature Ladies: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 9am in Old Town Hall. From May 15 to October 16. 
Dance Aerobics: Bi-Weekly on Wednesdays at 5:30pm at Old Town Hall beginning on May 20. Additionally, classes on Saturdays; June 6, July 11, and August 8. More information here.
Pickleball Games: Every Thursday at 9:00am at Black Bear Family Park Courts. From May 21 to September 10.
Yoga Classes: Every Saturday at 9:00am in Old Town Hall. From June 6 to August 29. More information here. Sign up required.
Pickleball Clinics: Come learn how to play Pickleball at 9:00am on Tuesdays, June 16, July 14, and August 11. These clinics will be held at Black Bear Family Park Courts. Spaces are limited. Sign up required.

Summer Workshops/ Classes

Ranger Workshops: Ranger Sicard is teaching workshops at Otter Falls Trails at 1:30pm on the following dates: June 4, July 10, and August 7. More information on these workshops and topics here.
Learn How to Sew a Rope Basket: CANCELLED July 28 at 9:00am learn how to sew a rope basket at Old Town Hall. For more information click here. Sign up by 5pm on July 23. Sign up is required.
Lunch and Learn CPR Class: Have lunch and get certified in CPR on July 21 from 11am-2pm at Old Town Hall. Sign up by 5pm on July 17. Sign up is required.

Outdoor Trips

Group Hikes - To participate in group hikes meet at Old Town Hall by 9:00am to caravan to hiking destination. Hiking destinations, dates, and more information below:
June 12 Boone Fork Trail
July 17 Roan Mountain Balds, Appalachian Trail
August 21 Summit Trail, Elk Knob State Park
September 11 Profile Trail to Profile Overlook, Grandfather Mountain State Park

Sign up for the following Outdoor Trips is required and there is a cost for these trips.
Moonlight Canoe Trip:
CANCELLED Come and canoe the New River with us on July 31. More information here. Space on this trip is limited. Sign up is required.
Virginia Creeper Trail Ride:
Join us August 4 to ride the Virginia Creeper Trail. Meet at Old Town Hall. More information here. Sign up by July 20 at 5pm. Sign up is required.
Whitewater Rafting Trip: CANCELLED
Come rafting with us on the Nolichucky River on August 8. More information about this trip and the cost here. Sign up by July 8th by 5pm. Sign up is required.

Bear Decorating Contest

Join in this summer in the Bear Decorating Contest! The theme this summer is "Bears Have Hobbies Too!". Showcase your hobbies and partake in some friendly competition. More information on this contest here.

Registration: June 1 - July 15
Decorating: June 15 - July 20
Voting for People's Choice: July 20 - 23
Judging: July 21 - 24
Winners will be announced at "Music on the Lawn" on July 24. 

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Addresses for Event Locations:
Old Town Hall is located at 1356 Seven Devils Rd
Otter Falls Trails are located at 825 Skyland Drive
Black Bear Family Park is located on Grandfather Circle