December, 20136th - 8th Toe River Studio Tour
2013 Toe River Art Studio Tours
December 6: 12 noon to 4 PM, December 7 & 8: 10 AM-5 PM
The Toe River Studio Tour showcases the work of 100 artists and crafts people across Yancey and Mitchell Counties, located about 40 miles northeast of Asheville. It is held the second weekend of June and first weekend of December. Enjoy the mountain countryside near Mt. Mitchell.
These studios stretch from Burnsville to Spruce Pine and includes the Penland School area. Other towns include Bakersville, Little Switzerland, Micaville and Celo.
The self-guided tour is presented by the Toe River Arts Council. Pick up a free map at the TRAC galleries in downtown Burnsville and downtown Spruce Pine, or any of the tour's studios and nine galleries throughout Yancey and Mitchell counties. The tour began in 1993 and is held twice a year, with the December tour taking on a holiday flavor.