Family Fun Month Begins Atop Beech Mountain

This June, spend time as a family!

June is “Family Fun Month” with 30 days of family activities (see calendar below) atop Beech Mountain. The town of Beech Mountain is at 5,506 feet above sea level in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Family Fun Month includes activities such as family hikes, free canoe rentals, disc golf, pickleball, mountain bikes, and a movie under the stars – just to name a few.

Here is the schedule for June 1. Please click here for a full-month schedule.

Fri. June 1

> Guided tours of old Land of Oz property & yellow brick road* – for tickets, click here

*Need to park at Beech Mountain Resort to catch shuttle to Oz

(IMPORTANT: Tickets required; please arrive one hour prior to scheduled tour time)

> Free canoe/paddle boat rentals at Buckeye Lake beside Buckeye Rec Center – 8:30am-6:30pm

> Family Zumba fitness class at Buckeye Rec Center ($5 adults, 12-under free) – 9:00am

> Mini-golf special at Brick Oven Pizzeria (buy one, get one free) – all day

Disc golf at Beech Mountain Resort (free with own disc) – 12:00-5:00pm

> Discount tickets to Grandfather Mountain available at Visitor Center (call 828.387.9283)

Rhododendron Ramble hike at Grandfather Mountain (free with park admission) – 1:00pm

> Friday Field Day beside Brick Oven Pizzeria: bounce houses, games, etc. (free) – 2-7:30pm

> Guided trout fishing by Rec Center staff, gear provided ($25/hr by appointment: 828.387.3003)

Mountain biking lessons at Beech Mountain Resort ($45-$150, includes rental) – times vary

Learn to Pickleball class at Buckeye Rec Center (price TBA) – 4:30-6:30pm

> Friday Family Concert beside Brick Oven Pizzeria: The Rockabilly’s (free) – 5:30-8:00pm

> Movie Under the Stars on outdoor screen at Brick Oven Pizzeria (free) – 8:30pm

> Mtn. bike lessons at Rec Center, bikes not provided ($40/hr by appointment: 828.387.3003)

> Mtn. bike guided rides at Rec Center, bikes not provided ($10/hr by appointment: 828.387.3003)

Land of Oz Presents Journey with Dorothy Every Friday in June

Land of Oz June Tour Dates

Land of Oz has added more tickets for Beech Mountain’s Family Fun Month. Begin your tour at the Fountain of Youth, where you will be asked to drop all inhibitions and to remember your carefree childhood. Get the chance to play one the roles of Dorothy’s trusted companions or even a wicked villain that she meets throughout her journey.

Follow Dorothy as you skip down the yellow brick road with her as your guide through the magical Land of Oz™ as you help her search for the wonderful wizard.

During Journey with Dorothy – you don’t just watch Oz, you’re a part of it!

Ticket price includes chair lift ride.

Join Family Fun Month at Beech Mountain

Beech Mountain Family Fun Month

Looking for family fun activities to kick-off your summer? You will not want to miss the happenings on Beech Mountain.

June is “Family Fun Month” with 30 days of family activities. Click here to see full calendar.

The theme is for families to visit Beech Mountain to unplug, unwind, reconnect. When was the last time your family enjoyed a hike, learned a hobby, played pickleball, rode mountain bikes, or watched a movie under the stars? Or simply enjoyed a meal without interruption? If it has been a while, it is time to change that with all the fun activities planned in June.

In addition to the fun stuff listed on the calendar, Beech Mountain Club offers discount tickets to these nearby attractions: Grandfather Mountain, Linville Caverns, Tweetsie Railroad and the Biltmore Estate. Call the Club at 828.387.4208 ext. 204 for these discount tickets!

Tours of the old Land of Oz theme park are offered every Friday at: 12:05 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Load the family in the car and make the trek to the mile high mountain. You will make great summer family memories!