July Weekend Events: Summer Fun! 07/06-08

July 4th has come and gone and it was an awesome holiday for my family and myself! Such good fellowship, fun, and oh the food…YUM! It was a day to remember, and guess what? There’s still lots of Summer left for great times to be had.

This weekend has some exciting activities going on, so let’s get to it and keep having Summer Fun! If you know of a family-friendly event going on here in the High Country, feel free to add to the list.


This Weekend at Regal Cinema…

Now Showing:

  • The Amazing Spider-Man 3D NEW! PG-13 (Age 13 and up)
  • The Amazing Spider-Man NEW! PG-13
  • Brave PG
  • Brave 3D PG


On Friday…


Love looking for and buying local hand-crafted items? Make sure to attend the 4th of July Craft Show this Friday, July 6th through Sunday, July 8th from 8am – 6pm at the K-Mart parking lot. This Craft Show is one you’ve driven by and seen many times over the years, and you know that they have impressive high quality handmade Arts and Crafts. Come by and see work from new vendors as well as your favorites from years past with such items as Jewelry, Needlework, Woodworking, Broom Making, Chainsaw Art and many more. For more info email Dolly Rice at rjshgw@yahoo.com or call her at 931-265-3917.



Come on out to one of the best old fashioned summer festivals around bringing in more than 20,000 people! It’s the 26th Christmas in July in downtown West Jefferson this Friday, July 6th starting at 6 pm – 10pm, through Saturday, July 7th from 9am – 7pm. Friday night kicks off this event with a Street Party full of festive Live Music from the Buck Haggard Band, then the Wolf Creek Band with lots of food vendors. Follow that and go Saturday for the whole shebang for more Music, over 20 Food Vendors, Arts & Crafts, plus happenings for the kids. For more info call 336-846-2787 or visit their website at www.christmasinjuly.info.



On Saturday…


Here’s some fun for the whole family at Dynamite Day this Saturday, July 6th from 9am – 6pm held at Emerald Village in Little Switzerland. Having real historic mines from times past, Emerald Village celebrates the mining and mineral legacy of these mines with an awesome day of Treasure Hunts, Live Music, good Food, Gem Mining, Gold Panning all day long, a Kid’s Treasure Hunt, free Kid’s daytime Mine Tours, free Guided Hikes, and what would this day be without awesome BBQ catered by BAMA-Que. For more info visit their website at http://emeraldvillage.com, email Alan Schabilion at info@emeraldvillage.com, or call 828-765-6463 ext. 828.


Have a Fun and Safe Weekend!


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