2011 Blue Ridge BBQ & Music Festival

The 2011 Blue Ridge Barbecue & Music Festival is shaping up to be the best ever, according to Steering Committee members who are already hard at work to produce the event, slated for June 10-11 at Harmon Field in Tryon, N.C. The 18th annual Festival will operate each day from 10 a.m. until 11 p.m.

Saluda Mountain Jamboree

Saluda Mountain Jamboree, known as the “Party to a Beat” is open every Saturday night with a live band for entertainment. You can sit and listen to the music or you can join the dancing on the largest dance floor in the Saluda Area. With a state of the art sound system, you won’t miss a beat. The Jamboree is open all year round. Visit Saluda Mountain Jamboree Website

Tryon Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (F.E.N.C.E)

380 acre Nature Education and Equestrian Center in the foothills of Tryon, NC, with programs in nature study, outdoor recreation and equestrian competition. A nature pond with an observation walkway and six miles of hiking and riding trails thread their way through the property, including a trail for the physically challenged. Visit Tryon Foothills Equestrian Nature Center Website

Chimney Rock Park

1,000 Acre Scenic Attraction offering breathtaking mountain views, picnic areas,  and spectacular North Carolina hiking trails located 25 miles southeast of Asheville NC.  Visit Chimney Rock Park Website