Aug-Sep 2021

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Event Calendar

Looking to fill your social calendar? We've got the rundown on what to do and explore.

Style and Stewardship

Embracing natural resources and design


The 76-acre Earthshine Lodge serves as a mountain oasis basecamp to disconnect and realign. Pairing picturesque views and acres of forest to explore with these late-summer fashion looks is a surefire way to make you shine, both inside and out.

A Benefit Under the Stars

Grammy Award-winning songwriter performs for annual school fundraiser

Fly Me to The…Three River Fly Fishing Festival

Join fly-fishing enthusiasts from all over the U.S. as they gather with western North Carolina locals for the two-day Three River Fly Fishing Festival in Highlands, NC.

Smoky Mountain Magic

Getting the most out of one day in our country’s most visited national park

Summer Tasting Tour

Invite the world over for a backyard BBQ

New York Now

More than a year after nearly shutting down completely, the city that never sleeps is reawakening

Midsommar On the Plateau

Discovering a land of hidden gems

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A Grief Observed

A Highlands therapist shares about the loss of her brother during COVID-19


A girlfriends’ guide to healthier skin

Seeing is Believing

Exploring the Walnut Cove Idea Home

Singular Sensations

Insect friendly dahlias

Cultivating Good Vibes

Sunflowers grown with love + intention

A Picture and a Thousand Words

George Masa and Horace Kephart

Summertime Birding

Knowing where to go and what to look for is key

Music is Art and Art is Music

Brevard artist Shannon Whitworth

Where Conservation and Community Meet

PLATT’s Parker Platt on the principal values governing his approach

Highlands Porchfest 2021

Hang out and rock out with some of the area’s most amazing musical talents

Beginner’s Mind

A mountain exploration into wine loving. Part two in a three-part series exploring viticulture and wine

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