Events for October 9 – July 2 – First Peak of the Blue Ridge
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Over the Top

Tryon Fine Arts Center 34 Melrose Ave, Tryon, NC

Join your friends and neighbors for a week of musical, theatrical, visual, and educational art experiences to raise funds for Tryon Fine Arts Center's Capital Campaign. Tuesday, September 4. 7:30pm. Blue Ridge String Quartet & Kymric Mahnke. (Doors open at 6:30 for a special reception) Wednesday, September 5. 10am. Great Courses: Art. Free Event! Wednesday, […]


Abstract Expressionism in Acrylics Class ( Free to Polk County & Landrum zip code 29356)

Tryon Painters and Sculptors 78 N. Trade St., Tryon, NC

TURNER TO POLLOCK, Abstract Expressionism in Acrylics Instructor: Patricia Cole-Ferullo Fridays:Oct12-Nov16(2-5pm) Intermediate Level or higher Class Limit: 10 Students Minimum Age: 18 years Please call: Tryon Painters & Sculptors at 828-859-0141 Tuesday-Saturday, 11am to 5pm, to reserve “... to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak” Hans Hoffman Description:To develop an understanding of […]


Art of Painting

Art of Yoga 19 Pearson Falls Rd., Saluda, NC

Art of Painting, 5-6:30 p.m., every Wednesday, Art of Yoga, 19 Pearson Falls Road, Saluda, 803-627-5293


Tai Chi

Adawehi Community 93 Adawehi Ln, Columbus, NC

Experience your own "moving meditation" and greatly enhance your energy flow and relaxation. Call 828-894-5260 for more information.


Film Fridays

Polk County Public Library 1289 W Mills StColumbus,

Fridays @ 1pm, Columbus Library New releases and free popcorn! March 1: A Star Is Born (rated R) starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga March 8: Mary Queen of Scots (rated R) starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie March 15: Green Book (rated PG-13) starring Mahershala Ali and Viggo Mortensen March 22: LIBRARY CLOSED – NO […]


Columbus Farmers Market

Downtown Columbus Columbus, NC

Columbus Farmers Market.  Located between the Womack Building and the Courthouse in downtown Columbus, local farmers and craftspeople vend their homegrown and handcrafted wares including organic produce, fresh eggs, meats, plants and unique handmade items. Come and meet the artisans and local gentry of Polk County every Saturday morning throughout the summer and fall.


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time

Tryon Little Theater 516 S. Trade St, Tryon, NC

A play by Simon Stevens based on the novel by Mark Haddon The play, set in Swindon and London is about a 15-year-old amateur detective named Christopher John Francis Boone who is a mathematical genius. He appears to have an unspecified autism spectrum disorder that is variously described as either autism or Asperger's Syndrome, although […]

Saturday Night Lights

Tryon International Equestrian Center 25 International Blvd, Mill Spring, NC

Whether you’re looking for a free, kid-friendly event for some quality family time, a group outing or the perfect date night, TIEC at Tryon Resort is for all who love horses, outdoor living and an active lifestyle, and we have something for everyone. Free parking and admission, free entertainment such as live music, entertainers and […]


Polk Winter Market

The Rural Seed Winter Market 322 E Mills St., Columbus, NC

Food and craft vendors providing delicious food and locally made products throughout the winter season.  Beginning November 9, the Columbus Winter Farmer's Market moves inside at The Rural Seed Restaurant, located at 322 E. Mills St in Columbus. The market will be open from 9:00 a.m. to noon. For more information contact or call 828-894-2281. […]