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This Weekend in North Carolina events are pulled from June’s Dates & Events section in Our State magazine.
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Western

Summer Concerts at the Jones House • Boone • June 1-Aug 31

From the first Friday in June through the final Friday in August, bring a folding chair or picnic blanket to the 1908 Jones House and enjoy a concert on the lawn.

Learn more: (828) 268-6280 or joneshouse.org

Waterfalls ’N’ Wine • Brevard • June 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29

On this tour, Pisgah Field School staff will guide you to five waterfalls, leaving room for a little education and the identification of flora and fauna along the way. Afterward, spend the rest of the day relaxing at the local wine shop.

Learn more: (828) 884-3443 or pisgahfieldschool.org

Made in the Mountains Quilt Event Blowing Rock • June 21-23

The Blowing Rock Quilt Cooperative will offer workshops on creative quilting, sewing, crafting, and making in downtown Blowing Rock. Registration is required.

Learn more: (828) 372-7024 or themountainthreadcompany.com 

Horn in the West • Boone • June 22-Aug 12

A dozen top gospel groups will perform at MacRae Meadows at Grandfather Mountain. Returning for its 94th year, this all-day event also features a sermon. Camping is available on the field.

Learn more: (828) 264-2120 or horninthewest.com

Singing on the Mountain • Linville • June 24

A dozen top gospel groups will perform at MacRae Meadows at Grandfather Mountain. Returning for its 94th year, this all-day event also features a sermon. Camping is available on the field.

Learn more: (828) 733-2013 or grandfather.com


Central

Funny Bus Comedy City Tour • Charlotte • June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Discover the Queen City through laughter: This 90-minute tour travels through Uptown, NoDa, South End, Plaza Midwood, and The NC Music Factory. Tickets are required.

Learn more: (336) 406-6294 or funnybus.net

Monty Python’s Spamalot • Davidson • June 21-24, 28-July 1

This musical twist on the classic comedy, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, will surely have you laughing. Catch a show by the Davidson Community Players at the Duke Family Performance Hall at Davidson College.

Learn more: (704) 892-7953 or davidsoncommunityplayers.org

Körner’s Folly Family Fun Day • Kernersville • June 23

Learn about Victorian-era traditions and games while enjoying hands-on activities and crafts at this third annual event. Now a 22-room museum, the historic house was built in 1880 and served as the home of artist and designer Jule Gilmer Körner.

Learn more: (336) 996-7922 or kornersfolly.org


Eastern

Sunday in the Park • Greenville • June 3-Aug 19

This summer concert series, celebrating its 45th season, takes place each Sunday evening on the Town Common. A different artist will perform each week, and styles will vary from bluegrass to jazz to beach music to classical to rock.

Learn more: (252) 329-4698 or greenvillenc.gov

 

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