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Aug
16
Wed
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium
Aug 16 all-day
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium | Brevard | North Carolina | United States

Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival

Symphony, Opera, Pops, Chamber, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz…and YOU!

We invite you to enjoy performances as captivating as the view during Brevard Music Center’s 81st season! Join us as one of the country’s premier summer music festivals marks the 10th anniversary of Artistic Director Keith Lockhart. Together with our 400+ students, 80 faculty, and 40,000 summer festival attendees, celebrate BMC’s educational and musical excellence with an inspired season of symphony, chamber, opera, jazz, bluegrass, pops, country, classical guitar, and more!

From June through August, witness 80 performances over 10 weeks and distinguished names in music including Garrick Ohlsson, Lee Ann Womack, Ricky Skaggs, Johannes Moser, Sarah Chang, Ruth Moody, and many others. Experience a truly unique night at the movies featuring the epic film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert with live symphony. And participate in our season-long Festival within a Festival as we honor Kurt Weill — the celebrated and influential theater composer of The Threepenny Opera, the ballad “Mack the Knife”, Street Scene, and other dramatic works.

Additional highlights of the 2017 BMC Summer Music Festival include a diverse offering of operatic productions such as Street Scene, Don Pasquale, and The Marriage of Figaro; classical favorites like Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, and Verdi’s Requiem; and a series of inspiring BMC Faculty and Student Spotlights.

Under the stars, by the lake, or in an intimate hall, this is the place to enjoy performances as captivating as the view! This is Brevard. Be inspired. Be here.

Brewery Tours with Pura Vida
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The tours will consist of visits to the Pisgah Tavern, Oskar Blues Brewery, and Brevard Brewing Company.

Tours will start with participants being picked up from their Brevard accommodations and brought to Pisgah Tavern, where they can sample various regional beers.  Although not a brewery, Pisgah Tavern has a wide selection of various regional beers. In addition, Pisgah Tavern is located at The Hub bikes and outdoor shop. “Although not a brewery we decided to include Pisgah Tavern on the tour because of its wide variety of regional microbrews and its unique status as a bicycle shop, outdoor store, and bar,” says Joe Moerschbaecher, Pura Vida Adventures owner.

The second stop will be at Oskar Blues Brewery, currently the largest brewery in the Carolinas.  At Oskar Blues, participants will have the opportunity to take a tour of the brewery and learn more about the history of the company.  After finishing the tour, participants will be able to sample a pint or flight of beers at the Oskar Blues Tasty Weasel taproom.

Then, the tour will head to Brevard Brewing Company, located in downtown Brevard.  Here participants will have an opportunity to see how Brevard Brewing Company brews beer.  After completing the tour, participants may once again choose to have a pint or flight of beers at Brevard Brewing Company’s tasting room next to the brewery.

The tour will end with participants being provided with a ride back to their local accommodations.

Trips include tours of the breweries, two tastings at each brewery, and transportation. Beers can be purchased separately while at the bar or tasting rooms.  Cost is $40 a person for groups of 3 or less and $35 a person for groups of 4 or more. Tours run daily starting at 5 p.m. and end between 8 and 8:30 p.m.  Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Email contact@pvadventures.com or call 772-579-0005 for more information or to book a tour.

Social Paddle Discounted Wednesday @ White Squirrel Paddle Boards
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Social Paddle Discounted Wednesday @ White Squirrel Paddle Boards | Pisgah Forest | North Carolina | United States

Social Paddle

Wednesdays

 

Every Wednesday come and enjoy the French Broad River by SUP. Shuttle service is provided. Each guest receives safety and paddling information before viewing a live demo and having a one on one lesson before starting down the river.

Aug
17
Thu
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium
Aug 17 all-day
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium | Brevard | North Carolina | United States

Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival

Symphony, Opera, Pops, Chamber, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz…and YOU!

We invite you to enjoy performances as captivating as the view during Brevard Music Center’s 81st season! Join us as one of the country’s premier summer music festivals marks the 10th anniversary of Artistic Director Keith Lockhart. Together with our 400+ students, 80 faculty, and 40,000 summer festival attendees, celebrate BMC’s educational and musical excellence with an inspired season of symphony, chamber, opera, jazz, bluegrass, pops, country, classical guitar, and more!

From June through August, witness 80 performances over 10 weeks and distinguished names in music including Garrick Ohlsson, Lee Ann Womack, Ricky Skaggs, Johannes Moser, Sarah Chang, Ruth Moody, and many others. Experience a truly unique night at the movies featuring the epic film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert with live symphony. And participate in our season-long Festival within a Festival as we honor Kurt Weill — the celebrated and influential theater composer of The Threepenny Opera, the ballad “Mack the Knife”, Street Scene, and other dramatic works.

Additional highlights of the 2017 BMC Summer Music Festival include a diverse offering of operatic productions such as Street Scene, Don Pasquale, and The Marriage of Figaro; classical favorites like Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, and Verdi’s Requiem; and a series of inspiring BMC Faculty and Student Spotlights.

Under the stars, by the lake, or in an intimate hall, this is the place to enjoy performances as captivating as the view! This is Brevard. Be inspired. Be here.

Through the Needle’s Eye 2017 – National Touring Exhibit @ Transylvania Community Arts Council
Aug 17 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

The Transylvania Community Arts Council has been chosen to open the National Touring Exhibit “Through the Needle’s Eye 2017” sponsored by The Embroiderers’ Guild of America. The exhibit will be at the TC Arts Council from August 16 – September 15.  It will then tour the country.  TC Arts Exhibit hours: Monday – Friday from 9:30 am – 4:30 pm – FREE. TC Arts Council is located at 349 S. Caldwell Street Brevard, NC. For more information call  828.884.2787 or go to www.tcarts.org.

 

Waterfalls ‘n Wine @ Pisgah National Forest
Aug 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Waterfalls 'n Wine @ Pisgah National Forest | Pisgah Forest | North Carolina | United States

With over 250 waterfalls within Transylvania County, it’s no wonder that you don’t know where to start looking for them! We’ll guide you to five of the most beautiful of the bunch, leaving room for some education on the unique history of Pisgah National Forest and maybe a little flora and fauna ID. We’ll end the trip in beautiful downtown Brevard with a wine tasting at Broad Street Wines. Make the most of your trip to the NC Mountains! Hiking up to one mile and pre-registration are required for this tour. Bring a sack lunch and rain gear. Please call 828-884-3443 for more information.

Brewery Tours with Pura Vida
Aug 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm

The tours will consist of visits to the Pisgah Tavern, Oskar Blues Brewery, and Brevard Brewing Company.

Tours will start with participants being picked up from their Brevard accommodations and brought to Pisgah Tavern, where they can sample various regional beers.  Although not a brewery, Pisgah Tavern has a wide selection of various regional beers. In addition, Pisgah Tavern is located at The Hub bikes and outdoor shop. “Although not a brewery we decided to include Pisgah Tavern on the tour because of its wide variety of regional microbrews and its unique status as a bicycle shop, outdoor store, and bar,” says Joe Moerschbaecher, Pura Vida Adventures owner.

The second stop will be at Oskar Blues Brewery, currently the largest brewery in the Carolinas.  At Oskar Blues, participants will have the opportunity to take a tour of the brewery and learn more about the history of the company.  After finishing the tour, participants will be able to sample a pint or flight of beers at the Oskar Blues Tasty Weasel taproom.

Then, the tour will head to Brevard Brewing Company, located in downtown Brevard.  Here participants will have an opportunity to see how Brevard Brewing Company brews beer.  After completing the tour, participants may once again choose to have a pint or flight of beers at Brevard Brewing Company’s tasting room next to the brewery.

The tour will end with participants being provided with a ride back to their local accommodations.

Trips include tours of the breweries, two tastings at each brewery, and transportation. Beers can be purchased separately while at the bar or tasting rooms.  Cost is $40 a person for groups of 3 or less and $35 a person for groups of 4 or more. Tours run daily starting at 5 p.m. and end between 8 and 8:30 p.m.  Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Email contact@pvadventures.com or call 772-579-0005 for more information or to book a tour.

Sounds of Silvermont @ Silvermont Mansion
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Pickers and grinners of all skill levels are invited to join in this weekly jam session.

Aug
18
Fri
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium
Aug 18 all-day
Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival @ Brevard Music Center Campus: Whittington-Pfohl Auditorium | Brevard | North Carolina | United States

Brevard Music Center 2017 Summer Music Festival

Symphony, Opera, Pops, Chamber, Country, Bluegrass, Jazz…and YOU!

We invite you to enjoy performances as captivating as the view during Brevard Music Center’s 81st season! Join us as one of the country’s premier summer music festivals marks the 10th anniversary of Artistic Director Keith Lockhart. Together with our 400+ students, 80 faculty, and 40,000 summer festival attendees, celebrate BMC’s educational and musical excellence with an inspired season of symphony, chamber, opera, jazz, bluegrass, pops, country, classical guitar, and more!

From June through August, witness 80 performances over 10 weeks and distinguished names in music including Garrick Ohlsson, Lee Ann Womack, Ricky Skaggs, Johannes Moser, Sarah Chang, Ruth Moody, and many others. Experience a truly unique night at the movies featuring the epic film E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in Concert with live symphony. And participate in our season-long Festival within a Festival as we honor Kurt Weill — the celebrated and influential theater composer of The Threepenny Opera, the ballad “Mack the Knife”, Street Scene, and other dramatic works.

Additional highlights of the 2017 BMC Summer Music Festival include a diverse offering of operatic productions such as Street Scene, Don Pasquale, and The Marriage of Figaro; classical favorites like Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3, and Verdi’s Requiem; and a series of inspiring BMC Faculty and Student Spotlights.

Under the stars, by the lake, or in an intimate hall, this is the place to enjoy performances as captivating as the view! This is Brevard. Be inspired. Be here.

Brevard Flea Market @ Flea Market - Estate Liquidation Consultants
Aug 18 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
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