Avery, NC
Avery County, NC

 

 
 
 

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WHERE TO FIND MUSIC AND FUN FOR THE WEEK AUG 1-Aug 7th

Admission free

Fri Aug 1

Newland Riverwalk Summer Concert Series - THE LUCKY STRIKES Standard Mix
Old Hampton Store LIVE MUSIC
BARRA in Banner Elk DJ Karaoke
Nick’s Restaurant & Pub Aug 1 KARAOKE 8pm-12 midnight
CAROLINA BBQ Fri. Aug 1 TRUE BLUE

Saturday Aug 2
Linville Falls Winery: Sat. Aug 2 BLUE RIDGE ENTERTAINERS 3-6
Old Hampton Store LIVE MUSIC
Banner Elk Winery & Villa Live Music
BARRA in Banner Elk DJ Karaoke
The Original Mast General Store: Aug 2 DUTCH CREEK
Nick’s Restaurant & Pub Aug 2 The Great American Backyard Cookout  11am-3pm
CAROLINA BBQ Sat Aug 2 NEW STRINGS
FAMOUS FAST EDDIE’S - Sat Aug 2 LIVE MUSIC 8 pm
Beech Mountain - 33 Annual Crafts On The Green - Sat Aug 2 9am-4pm - Crafts, Storytelling, Music Magic show and more

Sunday Aug 3
Old Hampton Store LIVE MUSIC
Banner Elk Winery & Villa Live Music
The Original Mast General Store: Aug 3rd HGWY 194
Alpen Restaurant and Bar Sun Aug 3 SMOKEY BREEZE 5-9

Admission free

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Admission free

BAYOU EVERY Tuesday at 6pm THE WHIP DADDYS featuring HOPE HARVEY

Cam Ranh Bay - Every Friday 9pm KARAOKE

CROSSNORE - Friday Nite Jam with Jesse Smith

BANNER ELK CONCERTS IN THE PARK - Thurs Aug 7 THE EXTRAORDINAIRES Dance/Classics

CRESTWOOD RESORT & SPA - LIVE MUSIC THURSDAY EVENINGS AND LOW COUNTRY BOIL

VALLE DE BRAVO - KARAOKE every thurs 9-1


ORCHARD OF ALTAPASS Live Music Spirit of Avery Thurs Aug 7

Admission free

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The Extraordinaires return to Banner Elk’s Summer Concert Series

August 1, 2014

 

On Thursday, August 7th, the Extraordinaires will be welcomed back to the stage in Tate-Evans Park.  All the concerts in the series are free, and start at 6:30pm.  The Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Banner Elk sponsor these family friendly, and pet friendly concerts and they are a popular destination for visitors in the area.  The concerts run until the end of August.  

 

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Alta Vista Gallery in Historic Valle Crucis, NC, has a new show hanging from July 19 through mid-August called, "The Power of Yellow"; featuring oils by Bennette Rowan; Rowan is a Master Gardener and also maintains a sanctuary for bees, butterflies, and birds , so many of her paintings reveal the flora and fauna of the local area; paintings from her personal life and gardens.  Some of Rowan's images can be seen on the gallery page on Facebook and also at  www.altavistagallery.com.

Opening Receptions are held on the 4th Saturday of each month, June through October, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., as part of the "Avery Tour de Art."

The August 23 event will feature  Sheila Hancock showing her new Impressionist oils of High Country scenery; and cows!

Alta Vista Gallery is located near Boone, Blowing Rock, and Banner Elk, in a National Register historic farmhouse at:  2839 Broadstone Road, Historic Valle Crucis, NC; between Mast Farm Inn and Mast Store Annex.  (For GPS, use Banner Elk zip code, 28604.)

For info, call the gallery at: (828) 963-5247.

 

 

2014 Cruise-In Newland, North Carolina

 

4th of July Car Show                          Rock Gym in Newland                                    9:00am – 5:00pm

July 18                                              Senior Citizen Center, Newland                      5:00pm – 9:00pm

August 15                                         Senior Citizen Center, Newland                      5:00pm – 9:00pm

August 31                                         Elk Park Car Show, Hicks Trucking                  9:00am – 5:00pm

September 19                                   Senior Citizen Center, Newland                      5:00pm – 9:00pm

October 18                                        Toys for Tots, Carolina BBQ, Newland            9:00am – 5:00pm

Anyone may join in on a cruise-in. This is an event that is meant to foster fellowship and friendship. Your car does not have to be a valuable classic in order for you to attend.

Contact Claude Buchanon @ 828-733-3558 for more information

 


 

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Here is the band line-up for the FREE RIVERWALK concert series held in Newland
every Friday night!


20-Jun-14 Nautical Wheelers     Americana
27-Jun-14 Swing Set     Swing
4-Jul-14 Tommy Z Band - Fireworks   Blues
11-Jul-14 Mountain Laurels     Celtic
18-Jul-14 J J L Band     Rock n Roll
25-Jul-14 Jesse Smith(6PM-7:30PM)   Standard Mix
  Elvis Show (7:45PM-9PM)   John Greene
1-Aug-14 The Lucky Strikes     Classic Mix
8-Aug-14 Red Dirt Revelators     Rocking Blues
15-Aug-14 Tone Blazers     Bluegrass
22-Aug-14 Moore Brothers Band - Fireworks Newgrass/Blues
 
 
 
 

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All of Avery County, North Carolina Official Information

 

 


Police

All Emergencies: Call 911
Area Code 828
Avery County Sheriff's Dept: 733-5855
Banner Elk Police Dept: 898-4300
Beech Mountain Police Dept: 387-2342
Crossnore Police Dept: 733-2023 or 2024
Elk Park Police Dept: 733-9573
Newland Police Dept: 733-2023 or 2024
Sugar Mountain Police: 898-4349
Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse (ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 

Fire and Rescue

All Emergencies: Call 911
Area Code 828
Banner Elk Fire Dept: 898-4623
Beech Mountain Fire Dept: 387-2342
Crossnore Fire Dept.: 733-5555
Elk Park Fire Dept: 733-5555
Frank Volunteer Fire Dept: 733-9336
Green Valley Fire Department: 765-5555
Linville Fire Dept: 733-2188
Linville-Central Rescue Squad: 733-2346
Newland Fire Dept.: 733-5555

 

 

 

Medical

All Emergencies: Call 911

 

Cannon Memorial Hospital
434 Hospital Drive Linville, NC
828-737-7000

 

Watauga Medical Center
336 Deerfield Dr. Boone, NC
800-443-7385 or 828-262-4100

 

Spruce Pine Community Hospital
125 Hospital Dr. Spruce Pine, NC
828-765-4201

 

Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse
(ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 

Places of Worship

Aaron Church
Arbor Dale Church
Ashley Chapel
Banner Elk Presbyterian Church on Lees McRae Campus
Beech Creek Church
Beech Creek Mountain Church
Beech Mountain Church
Beech Valley Church
Belview Church
Big Meadow Church
Blevins Creek Chapel
Buck Hill Church
Burleson Chapel
Calvary Church
Conley Chapel
Crab Orchard Church
Crossnore Presbyterian Church (828) 733-1939
Curtis Creek Church
Fairview Church
Fall Creek Church
First Baptist Church of Glen Alpine - (828) 584-0312
Fletcher Chapel
Forest Home Church
Frank Church
Green Valley Church
Hanging Rock Chapel
Henson Creek Church
Higher Ground Worship Center
Hopkins Chapel
Ivy Heights Church
Lewis Chapel
Little Elk Church
Little Plumtree Church
Long Ridge Church
McCoury Rock Church
Midway Church
Mount Calvary Church
Mount Gilead Church
Mount Pleasant Church
Mount Zion Church
New Cross Church
New Hopewell Church
Newland Presbyterian Church
Oak Grove Church Newland
Peoples Church
Pine Grove Church
Pisgah Church
Pleasant Hill Church
Pleasant Valley Church
Powdermill Church
River of Life Church, 48 High Country Square, Banner Elk, NC 28604 ~ 828-297-6646
Roaring Creek Church
Saint Bernadette Catholic Church, Linville, NC ~ 828-898-6900
Shelter Rock Ministries
Sloop Chapel
Smoky Valley Chapel
Sugar Mountain Church
Taylor Chapel
Union Church
Valley Haven Church
Vance Memorial Church
Walnut Grove Church
Whites Memorial Church
Yellow Mountain Church

 

 

 


Area Schools

 

http://www.all4ed.org/
http://high-schools.com/north-carolina.html
http://elementaryschools.org/north-carolina.html

 

Avery County High School; 401 High School Rd., Newland
828-733-1501

 

Avery County Middle School; 102 Old Montezuma Rd., Newland
828-733-0145

 

Banner Elk Elementary School; 185 Azalea Circle
828-898-5575

 

Beech Mountain Elementary School; 60 Flat Springs Rd., Elk Park
828-898-4343

 

Cranberry Middle School; 6320 Hwy 19E
828-733-2932

 

Crossnore Elementary School; 200 Bell Lane, Crossnore
828-733-2145

 

Grandfather Academy (private); Hickory Nut Gap Rd., Banner Elk
828-898-3868

 

High Country Christian School; 1551 Tynecastle Rd., Banner Elk
828-898-3677

 

Newland Elementary School; 750 Linville St., Newland
828-733-4911

 

Riverside Elementary School; 8020 US Hwy 19E Plumtree
828-765-9414

 

 

 


Government Offices

Avery County Central Dispatch
828-733-3858

 

Banner Elk Town Hall;
200 Park Ave.
Banner Elk, NC 28604
828-898-5398

 

Beech Mountain Town Hall
828-387-4236

 

Elk Park City Hall
169 Winters St.
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-9573

 

Newland Town Hall
301 Cranberry St.
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-2023

 

Sugar Mountain Town Hall
237 Townsend Dr.
Sugar Mtn, Banner Elk, NC 28604
828-898-9292

 

Avery Citizens Against Domestic Abuse
(ACADA) 733-3512

 

 

 



Utilities

Mountain Electric Cooperative
PO Box 1240
Newland, NC 28657
828-733-0159
828-733-3213 (fax)
Contact: William D. Caraway
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www.mountainelectric.com

 

Piedmont Natural Gas
Residential Contact / Commercial Contact
Tom Ellis
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phone: 800-752-7504
P.O.Box 218
6781 Hwy 19E
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
http://www.piedmontng.com

 

 

 

Skyline Telephone Membership Corp.
PO Box 759
West Jefferson, NC 28694
828-898-1350
800-759-2226 (toll-free)
828-963-1527 (fax)
Contact: Karen Powell
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www.skyline.org

 

 

 

Building Permits and Inspections
Tommy Burleson/Jason Vance
Code Enforcement Officer
PO Box 596
Newland, NC 28657
(828) 733-8204
fax: (828) 733-7003

 

 

 

Water Quality Lab & Wastewater Treatment
1522 Tynecastle Highway
P O Box 1167
Banner Elk, NC, 28604
828-898-6277

 

 

 


Zip Codes & Phone Exchanges (828 area)

28622 - Beech Mountain (260, 387), Cranberry (733), Heaton (898), Elk Park (733)

 

28604 - Balm (898), Banner Elk (260, 783, 897, 898), Foscoe (963, 898), Seven Devils (963), Sugar Mountain (898)

 

28657 - Crossnore (733), Linville (733), Minneapolis(733), Newland (733, 737), Pineola (733), Plumtree (733)

 

28605- Edgemont (733), Jonas Ridge (733)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 



 

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