The Catawba Falls trail will close on May 2, 2022, and remain closed until spring of 2023. The popular Old Fort area trail will be closed for 9-12 months to ensure the safety of the public and construction crews building retaining walls, boardwalks, staircases, and overlooks. Click the "Play" icon to find alternative waterfall and hiking trails.



Music in the Orchard Pavilion

2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Historic Orchard at Altapass

Carol Rifkin is a longtime member of the mountain music community and is a nationally known, award winning musician, singer and dancer. Tom Godleski is an award winning playwright and the leader of Asheville's premier bluegrass band—Buncombe Turnpike. Philip Arnold is the banjo picker for Split Rail, a band of musicians from upstate South Carolina. Together with Homegrown's Janet Wiseman, this group of Highland Highlights puts on an excellent show.