Brevard North Carolina Real Estate Blog: April 2009

Things to do, places to go in Brevard, North Carolina

Brevard is situated in western North Carolina, about a 45 minute drive from the Asheville Regional Airport, or about an hour from South Carolina's Greenville/Spartanburg International Airport. No matter "how" you get here, people come to Brevard for lots of different reasons. It's famous with outdoor enthusiasts for the hiking, fly fishing, mountain biking, and kayaking. For others, it's the quieter mountain lifestyle that you can only find in a small town like Brevard. It's the kind of place that makes you feel right at home; where you can walk down Main Street and count on a smile and plenty of friendly conversation.

If you are in the area for the first time, or maybe coming back for a visit, Spring is a great time of year to be here. The flowers and trees are blooming, and there is a wide array of things to do and places to go.

Below are just a few events happening in and around Brevard in the month of May.

May 2 - Flat Rock Summer Music Festival begins. Free, family friendly outdoor concerts. Held the first Saturday of the month through September. Visit www.flatrockonline.com

May 5 - Relay for Life Hymns For Hope. A Cancer Survivor Worship Service in honor of cancer survivors, in support of caregivers, and in the hope that one day there will be a cure. Performances by area church choirs. First Baptist Church of Brevard. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

May 9-10 - Tour De Falls. Discover DuPont State Forest like never before. Shuttle busHooker Falls tours will take you places where vehicles are normally not allowed for a tour of High Falls, Triple Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls. Picnic at various sites, hike, learn about the wild life and plants, and more. No reservations required. $10 donation requested. For more information visit www.dupontforest.com.

May 9 - Brevard's First Gourd Art Show and Sale. Two Friends Gallery & Gift Shop. 10 am - 4 pm. Two Friends is located on Hwy 276 south, about 5 minutes from downtown Brevard.

May 22 - Brevard's 4th Friday Gallery Walk. Enjoy an evening exploring the art galleries, stores and restaurants along Main Street. Most galleries have new artwork each month plus wine and munchies while you browse. Visit www.artsofbrevard.org for details.

May 23-24 - Go Nuts at the 6th Annual White Squirrel Festival in downtown Brevard. Named the Best Spring Music Festival by the Asheville Citizen Times. Over 14 musical performances including Steep Canyon Rangers! Visit www.whitesquirrelfestival.com for a complete list of activities.

Planning ahead? Don't miss the annual Brevard Music Center summer music series. Tickets now on sale. Visit the Brevard Music Center for complete details. With over 80 public performances by some of the best and brightest young musicians from around the world...It's a must for summer entertainment!

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Comment balloon 0 commentsCarol Clay • April 29 2009 03:15PM
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