July 2011 CALENDAR OF EVENTS FOR HAYWOOD COUNTY
Tues. & Thurs's. - Canton Tailgate Market will be at the Municipal parking area, 58 Park Street in Canton from 8am-12pm. Call: 828-646-3412 Fresh produce & flowers.
Wed. & Sat's. Haywood's Historic Farmers Market in HART parking lot off US 276 in Waynesville. Produce, plants, baked goods, cheese, meat, fish and more. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Wed. & Sat. Waynesville Tailgate Market - American Legion parking lot near downtown Waynesville Haywood County grown vegetables, fruits, cut flowers, honey and nursery stock. 8 a.m. to noon
Thursday's - Maggie Mountain Bingo Bonanza- Enjoy an evening of bingo at the Maggie Valley Community Pavilion. All cash prizes & all money to charity. Early- Bird starts at 5:45. Call: 828- 926-8021
Friday's - Pickin in the Park will be held at the Canton Recreation Park. Free event. 7PM - 11PM Call: 646-3412 for more information.
Saturday's - Diamond K Dance Ranch & the Full House Band will be open. For a great evening of music, line dancing and clogging. Call: 828- 926-7735. $8 admission
1st - "Art After Dark" Downtown Waynesville Galleries & Studios remain open late with demonstrations, artist's receptions, music & more. 6-9 pm. Call 828-452-9284 for more information.
1st "Vince Gill" will be performing at Harrah's Cherokee Event Center. 9PM show. Tickets $45 - $85. Call 800-745-3000
1st & 2nd - Sanford Rodeo (Arena) at the Haywood County Fairgrounds. Bull riding and roping festivities. Call 828-456-3575 for more information.
1st - 3rd - The 5th Annual Art Market at the Cherokee Indian Fairgrounds. Get ready to say Wow! This year more than 100 artists are expected to participate. 800-438-1601
1st - 3rd - 44th Annual Antique Auto Show & Flea Market will be held at WNC AG Center in Fletcher. I-26 to Airport exit #40, gate #6.
Call 828- 648-2558 for more information.
1st - 4th - Maggie Valley's RED, WHITE & BOOM will be held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. Musical entertainment and carnival rides. Food & crafts available. Wristbands available on line.
Fireworks on the 3rd 9:45PM For more information call: 828-926-0866 www.maggievalleyfestivalgrounds.org/rwb/
2nd & 3rd - Blue Ridge Crafters will be at Haywood County Fair Grounds (A Building). Custom made arts & crafts sale.
3rd - "Thompson Square" Country meets Rock with this exciting duo. Harrah's Cherokee Event Center. $10 - $30, Call 800-745-3000.
3rd & 4th - Junaluska Singers Concert at the Stuart Auditorium, a select group of singers and musicians who provide music for various conferences and worship services 7:30pm Call: 828- 452-2881
3, 10 & 17 - Swannanoa Chamber Music Festival at the Performing Arts Center. 250 Pigeon Street Waynesville. 7:30pm show. Call 828-452-0593 for ticket information.
4th - Stars & Stripes Celebration-Celebrate with the downtown shops & restaurants in Waynesville. Live music & entertainment, sidewalk sales & refreshments. Fun for all ages. Main Street, 11am-3pm, 456-3517
4th - Independence Day Celebration- Parade, BBQ picnic, dancers,mountain music, children's play area & fireworks. Starts at 11am, fireworks at 9:45pm, Lake Junaluska.828- 452-2881
4th - 4th of July Fireworks at the Acquoni Expo Center, Cherokee. 800 - 438 - 1601
8th & 22nd - Mountain Street Dance in front of the Court House, Waynesville. Put on your cloggin or square dancin shoes and have a great time. Free Event. 6:30-9:00pm, 828-456-3517.
Weekends 8th - 31st - HART Theater presents "Gypsy - A Musical Fable" at the Shelton House Performing Arts Center in Waynesville. Call 456-6322 for ticket information.
9th - Flea Market at Haywood County Fairgrounds. Buildings A & B. 7AM - 2PM 828-400-1529
9th - Medwest/Haywood Triathlon will start at Medwest Health & Fitness Center, Clyde. Consists of a 300 yard pool swim, 10 mile bike and 5k run. 8AM Call 828-400-5868 to sign up
9th & 10th - Maggie Valley Arts & Crafts Show will be held at the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds. Local and regional crafters with something
for everyone. Food concessions. Raffle to benefit the Maggie Valley Methodist Church "Monday Super Program" 9am to 5 pm. Call 828-926-1686 for more information.
16th - Waynesville Lions Club Horse Show at the Haywood County Fairgrounds. Walking horse show featuring breeds of all shapes and sizes. Call 828-456-6530.
16th - "Ultimate Elvis Tribute" Artist Contest - Internationally sanctioned contest licensed by Elvis Pressley Enterprises. Harrah's Cherokee
Event Center. $20 - $35, Call 800-745-3000 for tickets.
17th - Sunday Concert Series at the Haywood County Public Library Auditorium. 3PM. Free event.
17th - Haywood Community Band performs every third Sunday at the Maggie Valley Community Pavilion. Come early, bring a
blanket or lawn chair & enjoy the evening. 6:30PM, Free Event. Call 828-926-8021 for more information.
21st - 31st - Folkmoot Festival - most programs at 7:30pm, some 2pm matinees. Call 828-452-2997 for ticket information.
22nd - Folkmoot Parade of Nations on Main Street Waynesville. Main Street comes alive with color and music, as the dancers & musicians from around the world parade to the courthouse for the Opening Ceremonies. Call 877-365-5872 for information. 12:30pm. Free Event.
22nd - Folkmoot Grand Opening at the Stompin Ground in Maggie Valley. All groups will be performing. 7:30PM Reserved seats $30,
General $25, Children Â½ price. Call 877-365-5872 for tickets.
22nd - "Trace Adkins" in concert at Harrah's Cherokee Event Center. One of country's top male performers. 9pm Tickets $40 - $75
Call 800-745-3000 for tickets.
22nd - 24th - Enjoy a "Day out with Thomas" at the Great Smoky Mtn. Railroad
29th & 31st - in Bryson City. Live entertainment, petting zoo, story telling and much more. Call 800-872-4681 for reservations.
29th - "Rodney Carrington" at Harrah's Cherokee Event Center. He brings laughter to any crowd with his side splitting humor. $40 - $65
Call 800-745-3000 for tickets.
29th - 31st - "Ham Fest" Amateur radio enthusiasts can swap, buy & sell Ham radios & equipment. Haywood County Fairgrounds. A building
& livestock barn. 8am - 5pm
30th - International Festival Day- Main Street, Waynesville, 10am-5pm Main Street becomes a world bazaar as regional artisans and food
Vendors join international groups who bring native crafts to sell. Groups perform throughout the day on 3 stages. 828-456-3517 or
31st - Folkmoot Candlelight Closing at Stuart Auditorium, Lake Junaluska. 7PM. Call 877-365-5872 for tickets. All groups