Weekend Events: August 7-10

NOW through AUG 16
Where the Wild Things Are, 10 AM, at Horn in the West. This show is based on the award winning children’s book.

AUG 1-7
Classic Broadway Musical “Oklahoma!” presented by Lees McRae Summer Theater. www.lmc.edu

AUGUST 7
Summer Concerts in Banner Elk Park. 6:30 PM, Free. Rain location: Banner Elk Elementary. www.townofbannerelk.org.

AUGUST 7
Let’s Share Music Together, 10:30-11:00, at the Playhouse
Come sing along with Vanessa Van Valin. Vanessa has a background in music and training in “Music Together.” Free to members or with paid admission to The Children’s Playhouse. www.goplayhouse.org

AUGUST 9
Todd Music Series, Cook Park in Todd 3-7PM. www.toddnc.org DOC WATSON

AUGUST 9
Presnell’s Chapel Primitive Baptist Church presents their 9th annual Mountain Dulcimer concert on Saturday, August 09, 2008 at 7:00 PM at the Matney Community Center (Hwy. 194 between Banner Elk and Valle Crucis). Folk songs and Hymns will be played in traditional style on Mountain Dulcimers made by late dulcimer makers Edd and Nettie Presnell by two of their granddaughters Mona Lisa McGrew and Susie Hepler. Other local musicians will also be performing. Please join us for an evening of music, fun and fellowship! Live & Silent Auctions, Donation Ticket Drawing, Refreshments, LOTS of FUN! For more info. please e-mail susie2004@lexcominc.net. All proceeds will go to the church building fund. Admission $3, 12 & under FREE.

AUGUST 10
Concert in the Park at Blowing Rock Park. www.blowingrock.com Grandfather Mountain Highland Band

AUG 10
Summer Sunday Concert at Fred’s – Watauga Community Band, Pops, Marches, Show Tunes and Old Time favorites performed by local folks of all ages having fun. 6:30 PM, weather permitting. www.fredsgeneral.com

Did I forget anything? What are you doing this weekend?.