Your Local Guide to the High Country
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.
Your Local Connection
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...read more
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...read more
Summer is one of my favorite months because there are endless things to do. Or so it seems. Now that August is here, I’ve grown somewhat tired of going to the same restaurants, going to the same park to walk my same dog, and visiting the same stores. You have to love...read more
We Love The High Country
And we spend a lot of time to make sure you can too. Comeback often to discover new insights into popular events and business, little-known treasures, and to get some great deals. We are constantly working towards helping you make the most of your time out in the community. Thanks for stopping by.