Madison County

What's Happening in Madison County, North Carolina
 
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Week of August 21 - 28, 2019 
  • Friday, August 23 at 9am: 3-hour Guided Van Tour of historic barns. $40 Email info@appalachianbarns.org for information and reservations.
  • Saturday, August 24 at 7:30pm: Rodeo at the Madison County Fairgrounds. $10 for tickets. Every other Saturday. Contact 828-206-6969 for more information.
  • Thursday thru Saturday, from 11am to 5pm: Take advantage of some of the last days to see "A Fountain of Youth in the Southern Highlands: A History of Hot Springs, North Carolina" exhibit at the Rural Heritage Museum on the MHU campus. Runs through August 31
Every Week or Month
  • Third Thursdays in Marshall from 5pm to 8pm: Every month on the third Thursday, enjoy galleries, open studios & shops + happenings and eats & drinks at local restaurants.  September 19, October 17, etc
  • Thursday through Saturday:  Exhibit entitled "Life in Still" at Outpost at 62 S Main in downtown Marshall. For hours & information, https://www.outpost-marshall.com/
  • Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm:  "Welcome Home" exhibit at Madison County Arts Council, 90 S. Main Street in Marshall through September. FREE. Information at http://madisoncountyarts.com/ or call 828 649-1301.
  • Thursday thru Saturday from 11am to 5pm:  "A Fountain of Youth in the Southern Highlands: A History of Hot Springs, North Carolina" exhibit at the Rural Heritage Museum on the MHU campus. Exhibit will run through August 31Open Thursday thru Saturday, from 11am to 5pm. 828 689-1650.
  • 2nd and 4th Thursdays: Trivia Night at MadCo Brew House located at 45 N. Main St. in downtown Marshall starting at 7:30 - fun for those who think they know-it-all.
  • Mondays from 7 to 9 pm: Open Mic Night and Thursdays From 7 to 9pm: Live Music Both are at Stackhouse Restaurant, 37 S. Main Street, Mars Hill. 680-1213
  • Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:00 at Zuma, 7 N. Main St, downtown Marshall. 649-1617 Open Mic with hosts Linda Jarvis and Jerry Burns.
  • Thursdays at 7pm at Zuma, 7 N. Main St, downtown Marshall: FREE music with "Bluegrass Jam" featuring Bobby Hicks and friends 649-1617
  • Fridays at 6:30pm at The Depot, 282 S. Main St, downtown Marshall: FREE traditional music and dancing.649-2332. (Closed 1st Friday of December)
  • One Saturday each month:  Horse Sense of the Carolinas offers FREE mini-experiential at the farm. Email info@horsesenseotc.com  Upcoming: Aug 24, Sept 7, Oct 5, Nov 16, Dec 7
  • Farmers Markets: 
    • Spring Creek: 2nd & 4th Saturdays from 9am to 2pm (except May 11) at the Community Center
    • Mars Hill: Saturdays from 9am to 1pm on College Street
    • Marshall: Sundays from Noon to 4pm on the Island
    • Hot Springs: Saturdays from 10am to 2pm on Bridge Street
  • Saturday at 7:30pm: Rodeo at the Madison County Fairgrounds. $10 for tickets. Every other Saturday beginning May 18 ( Aug 24, Sept 7 etc). Contact 828-206-6969 for more information.
 Planning Ahead
  • Thursday, September 19 from 5pm to 8pm: "Barn Art" exhibit at the Madison County Arts Center as part of the September Third Thursday. Help the Appalachian Barn Alliance by buying art and by celebrating their coverage in Our State magazine (p 94 of September issue). For information, call 828 649-1301
  • Saturday, September 28 from 10am to 5pm: Art on the Island in Marshall. Art, Music, Food. FREE.  Information at http://madisoncountyarts.com/ or call 828 649-1301.
  • Thursday through Saturday, September 26 - 28: Madison County Fair. Food, Entertainment, Contests, Shows. 330 Carolina Lane, Marshall
  • Saturday, October 19: Inaugural MHU Homecoming 5K Race. Take advantage of early registration. SIGN UP at link    https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/MarsHill/ForeverLions5k
 Contact us to learn more about the wide variety of experiences available in our beautiful county
 
Provided by: Madison County Tourism Development Authority and Madison County Visitor Center
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