Calendar of Events

June 19 & 26

Monday Night Live concert series featuring The Garry Segal Band, June 5, Bluesy originals & swingin’ favorites); Visitor Center – 201 S. Main St., 7pm-9pm, free, Mondays.  Bring a Chair, No Pets, Alcoholic Beverages or Coolers Allowed.  

828-693-9708 or  www.visithendersonvillenc.com

June 19 – October 21

Bearfootin’ Public Art Walk is an annual tradition that brings custom designed bear statutes to the streets of downtown Hendersonville. On October 21 the bears go up for auction with the proceeds going to local non-profit organizations. Main St., Hendersonville, 828-233-3205

June 19 – October 29

Winged Wonders: Step into the world of Butterflies, indoor exhibit of local butterfly species. $14 – $100, fee is for parking and is determined based the kind of vehicle. 9am– 5pm. Western North Carolina Arboretum,  Asheville, 828-665-2492 or www.ncarboretum.org

 

June 20

Summer Comedy Series featuring Gallagher. Adults only $33, 8 p.m. Tryon Fine Arts Center, 34 Melrose Ave. W., Tryon, 828-859-8322 or www.tryonarts.org

 

June 21

Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend”; Two shows at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, 87 Haywood St., Asheville, 828-259-5736 or www.uscellularcenterasheville.com

 

June 21 – July 2

Annie is going to grace the stage at the Flat Rock Playhouse. $15 – $50, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday 2 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday 8 p.m., Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage, 2661 Greenville Hwy., Flat Rock, 828-693-0731 or www.flatrockplayhouse.org

 

June 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2 and 9

Junior Forester Program guides kids on how to identify trees and how they grow, use a compass and map, identify wildlife habitats. 12:30 p.m., The Cradle of Forestry, 11250 Pisgah Hwy, Pisgah Forest, 828-877-3130 or www.cradleofforestry.com

 

June 22

Brevard Music Center presents Opera’s Greatest Hits. $35 – $55, 7:30 p.m., 1 Brevard College Dr., Brevard, 828-862-2105 or www.brevardmusic.org

 

June 22 – 29

Asheville Tourist baseball game at home; 30 Buchanan place, Asheville, For times and ticket information visit www.theashevilletourists.com

 

June 23

Opening Night: Beethoven 5 at Brevard Music Center Campus; $15 – $75,

6 p.m., 349 Andante Lane, Brevard, 828-862-2105 or www.brevardmusic.org

 

June 23, 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4, 11, 18

Music On Main Street concert series, featuring Tuxedo Junction, June 9, (variety music) & Classic Car Show; Visitor Center – 201 S. Main St., 7pm-9pm, free, Fridays through August 18, Bring a Chair, No – Pets, Alcoholic Beverages, or Coolers Allowed.  828.693.9708 or www.visithendersonvillenc.com

 

June 23, July 7, July 21, August 4, August 18 and September 8

Classic Car Shows invade downtown Hendersonville. Free and open to the public, 6 p.m., between Allen Street and Caswell Street. Contact the Carolina Mountain Car Club 828-702-0448

 

June 24

26th Annual Antique & Vintage Show is an outdoor event held rain or shine. Free and open to the public. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Main St., Hendersonville, 828-233-3205 or www.downtownhendersonville.org

 

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Hendersonville 2017 Concert series presents Asheville Lyric Opera Young Artists Group. Doors open at 2:30 p.m., music begins at 3 p.m., 2021 Kanuga Rd., Hendersonville, 828-693-3157

 

June 24

Apple Valley Model Railroad Club celebrates 25 years in Historic Hendersonville Railroad Depot. View four model railroads, setups for children, custom car show, live music and much more. Free and open to the public, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.,

650 Maple St., 828-890-8246 or www.avmrc.com

 

Saturday Spectacular featuring Lee Ann Womack at Brevard Music Center Campus; $15 – $75, 7:30 p.m., 349 Andante Lane, Brevard, 828-862-2105 or www.brevardmusic.org

 

Bug Day & National Pollinator Week Celebration features ways to learn about converting lawn areas to meadows, the monarch butterflies, and observing thousands of live honeybees in an enclosed habitat. $5 ages 16 and up, free for youth. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., The Cradle of Forestry, 11250 Pisgah Hwy, Pisgah Forest, 828-877-3130 or www.cradleofforestry.com

 

Reptiday Asheville Reptile & Exotic Animal Show features reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages and merchandise. $10 adults, $5 children ages 5 – 12; 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd., Fletcher, 863-268-4273 or  www.repticon.com/north-carolina/reptiday-asheville

 

Hola Asheville features the sights, sounds, music, food, colorful costumes and extraordinary talent of Latin America; Free and open to the public, 12 p.m. – 8 p.m., Pack Square, N. Pack Square, Asheville, 828-989-2745 or www.holacarolina.com

 

June 25

Petrushka performing at Brevard Music Center Campus; $15 – $57, 3 p.m., 349 Andante Lane, Brevard, 828-862-2105 or www.brevardmusic.org

 

June 26

Brevard Music Campus presents performances by the Faculty; $14 – $28, 7:30 p.m., Brevard College Campus, 1 Brevard College Dr., 828-862-2105 or www.brevardmusic.org

 

June 26 – July 2

6th Annual Asheville Percussion Festival features percussionists and dancers; $18 – $435, All day events at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St., Asheville, 703-338-9027, www.ashevillepercussionfestival.com