New River Blues Festival

new river north carolinaThe 14th Annual New River Blues Festival will kick off Labor Day weekend, Sunday September 4, 2016. Advanced tickets are just $17.50 and tickets at the gate, the day of the festival will be $20.00. The gates will open at noon. Enjoy live Blues music, dancing, and delicious food and drinks. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. The event will happen rain or shine, so bring your lawn chairs and get ready to have some fun by the river. This event takes place on the lawn of River House Inn, in Grassy Creek. Tickets can purchased on the event website by clicking over to

The  artists that are scheduled to perform at the New River Blues Festival event this year are: Beverly “Guitar” Watkins, Jontavious Willis, Ike and Vale Woods, Donald “Bluez Emperor” Ceasar, and The King Bees. Our State magazine recognized this festival as one of the Top 10 Best Ways to Spend Labor Day and we have to agree.

If you are in town for the New River Blues Festival in Grassy Creek and interested in owning a home in the High Country, we invite you to check out the available listings of Ashe County real estate and Ashe County homes for sale along the New River. Right now the market is wonderful for second home buyers and retirees searching for a mountain getaway and Ashe County’s New River areas are some of the most scenic in the southeast. If you dream of owning your own mountain paradise, we would love to meet you and guide you through your search and the home buying process.


Christmas In July & 4th of July Ashe County Events 2016

ashe county real estateChristmas in July will take place this year on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 6 pm to 10 pm and Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 9 am to 7 pm. The event is always a huge boost for the area’s economy and spotlights the fact that Ashe County is home to numerous award winning Christmas tree farms in the state. There will be lots of live music and great food, plus tree baling and wreath demonstrations. There is also be voting for the contest for the Christmas in July Christmas Tree Champion among vendors. Our area supplies the rest of the country with gorgeous ornamental displays throughout the Christmas season, and year in many areas and niche markets. For information on the event click here on this link.

There will be a 4th of July Event and Firework display at the Ashe County Park on Monday, July 4th. For more information, call Ashe County Parks and Recreation Department at 336-982-6185.

We hope you come out and enjoy the fun happenings that will take place over the weekend and 4th of July holiday this year. We offer the best real estate knowledge and background in assisting both buyers and sellers. We’d love to serve you. If you are visiting the area and searching for the perfect mountain getaway, give us a call. We’d love to show you some fantastic properties in Ashe County. Thinking of listing your property? We would love to serve you in that process.