Calendar

Jun
6
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jun
7
Wed
Fairy Lanterns @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 7 @ 10:30 am


Create your very own Fairy Friendly Lantern at the Alleghany County Public Library! Join us on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30 am for a brand new Make It & Take It Craft! All supplies are provided. $5 registration fee; pre-registration by February 27 is required. For ages 18 and up. For more information call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

History of Polka Music @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm


History of Polka Music with Mike Schneider, at the Alleghany County Library.

Jun
10
Sat
Tour de Mountains @ Alleghany Inn
Jun 10 @ 8:30 am


Tour de Mountains 2017 is slated for Saturday, June 10. The 20-mile route offers a lot for cyclists wanting a taste of the challenge of these mountains. The most popular 35-mile route remains unchanged. Before the ride, you are invited to enjoy a full continental breakfast. The Wellness Center’s hot showers will be available and out indoor pool will be open to riders.

Tour de Mountains @ Alleghany Wellness Center
Jun 10 @ 8:30 am


Tour de Mountains cycling adventure will take place Saturday, June 10 in Sparta, NC. The cycle will include spectacular views and challenging climbs! You can choose your distance of 20, 35, 62, or 100 miles.

VFW Post 7034 @ VFW Post 7034
Jun 10 @ 8:30 am


Whole and half chicken for sale starting by 8:30 AM or when the chicken is cooked. These are sold out by mid-morning. $9 whole, $5 half.

Ride for Readers @ Freeborne's
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am


Motorcycle/auto ride fundraiser for the Alleghany County Library, beginning at Freeborne’s 14300 Hwy 18, Laurel Springs. Kickstands up at 10 AM. $25 per person includes cookout, live music, 50/50 drawing, worst and best hand and door prizes.

Farm to Table Dinner @ Farmers Market
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm


Mark your calendars fro the Farm to Table dinner that will be held on June 10, 2017 at 6:00 PM. Tickets are $35 a person.

Jun
13
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jun
16
Fri
Studio Tours @ Chamber of Commerce
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Studio Tours by North Carolina Mountain Arts Adventure will be having 16 studios and galleries opening their doors; artists will display and demonstrate their work and talk to visitors. Pick up a map at Alleghany Chamber of Commerce or see a map online at www.mountainartsadventure.com

Jun
17
Sat
Studio Tours @ Chamber of Commerce
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Studio Tours by North Carolina Mountain Arts Adventure will be having 16 studios and galleries opening their doors; artists will display and demonstrate their work and talk to visitors. Pick up a map at Alleghany Chamber of Commerce or see a map online at www.mountainartsadventure.com

New River Shriners annual Duck Race @ Una's River Bottom
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm


The annual duck race will be held on June 17 from 12 noon until 4 PM. The race will begin at 2 PM. There will be hamburgers and hotdogs served and kids eat for FREE! There is no admission for this event.

Wine Festivals @ Thistle Meadow Winery
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm


Amateur wine makers showcase their talents at the Grapestompers/Thistle Meadow Winery in Laurel Springs.

Jun
18
Sun
Studio Tours @ Chamber of Commerce
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


Studio Tours by North Carolina Mountain Arts Adventure will be having 16 studios and galleries opening their doors; artists will display and demonstrate their work and talk to visitors. Pick up a map at Alleghany Chamber of Commerce or see a map online at www.mountainartsadventure.com

Guided Canoe Trips @ New River State Park
Jun 18 @ 2:00 pm


Guided canoe trips will take place at New River State Park on Sundays at 2 PM. There will be a small fee for shuttle. Includes basic canoe instruction and history of the river.

Jun
20
Tue
AWCI Golf Tournament @ High Meadows Country Club
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am


4-Man Captain’s Choice- $100 per player entry fee. The entry fee includes breakfast/lunch, beverages, goodie bag and more! Sponsor Levels: Platinum- $1,000 Gold- $500 Bronze- $250 Hole Sponsors- $100 Individual Players- $100

Alleghany Wellness Center Golf Tournament @ Alleghany Wellness Center
Jun 20 @ 8:30 am


June 20, the Alleghany Wellness Center Golf Tournament will be held at High Meadows Country Club, Roaring Gap. Captain’s choise, tee times 8:30 AM and 1 PM. Register at Alleghany Wellness Center.

Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 20 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jun
23
Fri
4TH ANNUAL SHOP TILL U DROP @ Olde Beau Country Club
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – Jun 24 @ 5:00 pm
4TH ANNUAL SHOP TILL U DROP @ Olde Beau Country Club

Olde Beau Resort and Golf Club invites you to the 4th annual Shop Till U Drop & Girls Just Want to Have a Fun Weekend! Various vendors will be in attendance. A fashion show and luncheon will be held on Saturday, June 24th from 12:00-1:30 PM and will be $22 per person. Please call for reservations 336-363-3333.

Jun
24
Sat
Backwoods Beat Music Festival @ Crouse Park
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

All day singing, songwriting, storytelling workshops all morning long. Concert starts at 6 PM.

Jun
25
Sun
Mountain Soul Music Festival @ Christ Episcopal Church
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm


June 25th Aaron Burdett and Band (Folk-Rock,Bluegrass, and Blues) Saluda, NC The Mountain Soul Music Festival will be held on every last Sunday of the month starting in April until December. Admission is free but donations are greatly appreciated!

Jun
27
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jun 27 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jul
1
Sat
Alleghany County Rescue Squad @ Alleghany County Rescue Squad
Jul 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


Food sales will begin at 9 AM until 1 PM, including chopped pork BBQ with sauce, 1/2 lb. and 1 lb. cups, sandwiches, BBQ chicken 1/2 or whole, cole slaw will be sold with the chopped pork BBQ.

Art in the Barn @ Motsinger Barn
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – Jul 3 @ 4:00 pm


Come out and find treasures at the Art in the Barn event. Located at the Motsinger’s Barn.

4th of July Parade @ Main Street
Jul 1 @ 2:00 pm


The 4th of July parade will be on Saturday, July 1, 2017 beginning at 2 PM. Be sure to come line up along Main Street to see the parade!

Jul
2
Sun
Art in the Barn @ Motsinger Barn
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm


Come out and find treasures at the Art in the Barn event. Located at the Motsinger’s Barn.

Jul
3
Mon
Art in the Barn @ Motsinger Barn
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – Jul 5 @ 4:00 pm


Come out and find treasures at the Art in the Barn event. Located at the Motsinger’s Barn.

Jul
4
Tue
Art in the Barn @ Motsinger Barn
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – Jul 6 @ 4:00 pm


Come out and find treasures at the Art in the Barn event. Located at the Motsinger’s Barn.

Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jul 4 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

July 4th @ Alleghany High School
Jul 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Everyone is invited to Sparta, NC, Monday evening, July 4, to tailgate at Alleghany High School beginning at 6 PM and then to stay for the fireworks at dusk. Music will be provided. Concessions are also available

Jul
5
Wed
Fairy Lanterns @ Alleghany County Library
Jul 5 @ 10:30 am


Create your very own Fairy Friendly Lantern at the Alleghany County Public Library! Join us on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30 am for a brand new Make It & Take It Craft! All supplies are provided. $5 registration fee; pre-registration by February 27 is required. For ages 18 and up. For more information call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jul
7
Fri
Music on Main @ Main Street
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm


Music on Main comes back for summer 2017 on the first Friday of each month, June through October. Music starts at 6 pm; stores and restaurants open at 5 pm. Downtown Sparta’s merchants, restaurants, and attractions welcome visitors with music in 6 or more venues. Check each month’s list of performers at our Blue Ridge Music Trail site (blueridgemusicnc.com- Music on Main in Sparta). Music on Main is free. We are a family and kid friendly event.

Jul
8
Sat
VFW Post 7034 @ VFW Post 7034
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am


Whole and half chicken for sale starting by 8:30 AM or when the chicken is cooked. These are sold out by mid-morning. $9 whole, $5 half.

Jul
11
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jul
18
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jul
21
Fri
Alleghany Fiddlers Convention @ County Fairgrounds
Jul 21 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm


The best of traditional mountain music in competition.

Jul
22
Sat
Art in the Park @ Crouse Park
Jul 22 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm


Something for everyone at Crouse Park (2 blocks behind the Courthouse) in downtown Sparta.

Alleghany Fiddlers Convention @ County Fairgrounds
Jul 22 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm


The best of traditional mountain music in competition.

Jul
25
Tue
Community Knitters @ Alleghany County Library
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm


The Alleghany County Library invites knitters of all experience levels to enjoy knitting together at the library. Join us on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm for knitting and fellowship! For additional information, call 336-372-5573 or email dbrewer@nwrl.org.

Jul
28
Fri
US 21 Road Market @ US Hwy 21
Jul 28 @ 7:00 am


The US 21 Road Market is always held the last full weekend of July (Friday-Sunday), July 28-30th, 2017. The Road Market is a cooperative endeavor in which residents, shopkeepers, restaurants and merchants host hundreds of yard sales, side walk sales, flea markets and community events along US Route 21 and stretches for 100 miles from Harmony, North Carolina to Wytheville, Virginia. Individuals interested in learning more about the US 21 Road Market are encouraged to contact our offices at 800-553-2322.

Alleghany Quilters’ Guild Show @ Emerson Black Building
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


At the Black Building of the County Fairgrounds.

Jul
29
Sat
US 21 Road Market @ US Hwy 21
Jul 29 @ 7:00 am


The US 21 Road Market is always held the last full weekend of July (Friday-Sunday), July 28-30th, 2017. The Road Market is a cooperative endeavor in which residents, shopkeepers, restaurants and merchants host hundreds of yard sales, side walk sales, flea markets and community events along US Route 21 and stretches for 100 miles from Harmony, North Carolina to Wytheville, Virginia. Individuals interested in learning more about the US 21 Road Market are encouraged to contact our offices at 800-553-2322.

Alleghany Quilters’ Guild Show @ Emerson Black Building
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm


At the Black Building of the County Fairgrounds.

Jul
30
Sun
US 21 Road Market @ US Hwy 21
Jul 30 @ 7:00 am


The US 21 Road Market is always held the last full weekend of July (Friday-Sunday), July 28-30th, 2017. The Road Market is a cooperative endeavor in which residents, shopkeepers, restaurants and merchants host hundreds of yard sales, side walk sales, flea markets and community events along US Route 21 and stretches for 100 miles from Harmony, North Carolina to Wytheville, Virginia. Individuals interested in learning more about the US 21 Road Market are encouraged to contact our offices at 800-553-2322.