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We are a group of High Country locals dedicated to providing you the best of what’s happening in Boone, Blowing Rock, Jefferson and all points in-between. Our unique local knowledge provides you with trustworthy recommendations on food, lodging, activities, live music, and shopping in Watauga, Ashe, and Avery county.

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Meet Jerry Douglas, Master of the Dobro

This weekend, The Jerry Douglas Band and special guest Mipso are performing at the Schaefer Center as part of An Appalachian Summer Festival. Jerry Douglas, 13-time Grammy award winner and world renowned dobro master answered a few questions we had about the upcoming...

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Phil Cook, Reevestock Music Fest Headliner

In 2011, folk-rock band Time Sawyer, started Reevestock Music Festival in Elkin, NC to benefit a scholarship for local high school seniors pursuing higher education. From the beginning, the festival has featured great music for all ages to enjoy. This year, we had the...

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