2017 Event Calendar

2017 Event Calendar

Festivals, special events and performances are held frequently in downtown Waynesville, sponsored by the Downtown Waynesville Association (DWA) and other area organizations. All take place on Main Street unless otherwise stated. For more information, call 828-456-3517.

To request a special event please complete the Special Events Application

 

OCTOBER 2017

Oct 6 - Fri - "ART after DARK"
Participating galleries & studios remain open until 9 pm on this evening with special artist’s showings, displays, and refreshments. Look for the WGA group flag representing the Waynesville Gallery Association.

Oct 14 - Sat – The 34th annual CHURCH STREET ART & CRAFT SHOW on Main St!  Known as one of the finest one-day juried art shows in the region. An art & craft marketplace with great food & drink, two stages of live mountain music, clogging teams, entertainment & more, 10am-5pm.

Oct 14 - Sat - HISTORIC GREENHILL CEMETERY TOUR - A living history tour starring some of Greenhill Cemetery’s most fascinating and eccentric historic figures.  4 p.m.   *if inclement weather will be on October 21st.

Oct 21 - Sat – The 29th annual APPLE HARVEST FESTIVAL – sponsored by the Haywood County Chamber of Commerce -  Music, craft booths, apples, 10am-5pm.  Application has not been received for this event at the time of the April 11 meeting.  

Oct 31 – Tues – TREATS on the STREET Participating Downtown merchants offer Halloween treats for young children, 5 – 7 pm

 

NOVEMBER 2017

Nov 3 - Fri - "ART after DARK"
Participating galleries & studios remain open until 9 pm on this evening with special artist’s showings, displays, and refreshments. Look for the WGA group flag representing the Waynesville Gallery Association.

 

DECEMBER 2017

Dec 1-31 - “ALL THROUGH THE TOWN” Holiday happenings all month in downtown businesses.   

Dec 1-4 – “HOLLY DAYS” Begins with ART after DARK on Friday evening, followed by seasonal events throughout the weekend ending with the Christmas Parade on Monday night at 6pm on Main Street

Dec 1 - Fri - "ART after DARK"
Participating galleries & studios remain open until 9 pm on this evening with special artist’s showings, displays, and refreshments. Look for the WGA group flag representing the Waynesville Gallery Association.

Dec 4 - Mon Night - Waynesville CHRISTMAS PARADE   Main Street 6pm  - Parade Application

Dec 9 - Sat - “A NIGHT before CHRISTMAS"   A Holiday Tradition in Downtown Waynesville. Live music, caroling, Bethlehem Market Place, Live Nativity, old-fashioned wagon rides, Santa, luminaries line the street.  Shops, galleries & restaurants remain open. Join us for an evening of family fun. 6-9pm. 

Dec 16 - Sat - WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA - With the mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,200 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad.  Greenhill Cemetery - 10 a.m.

 

Dec 13-24 - TWELVE DAYS of CHRISTMAS Magical Moments & Memories Made Here


For more information please visit the Downtown Waynesville Association website.