Rockin’ BLOCK PARTY & KIDS on MAIN Saturday, August 31
The weather is looking great for the evening. Three great bands ● dancin’ in the street ● restaurants open ● many of the shops remain open ● Waynesville Police serving hotdogs ● “Clothes to Kids” booth with corn hole ● face painting ● the balloon man. “Kids on Main” will be entertained by 15 merchants offering a craft activity 6-7pm. Smoky Mountain BBQ has $1 sliders for kids and Nick & Nate’s has $1.99 kid’s specials. Talk it up!
Waynesville’s 1st Beer Fest Saturday, August 31
Taste local and regional brewers, great food and music. 1-5pm American Legion Field, Legion Dr. Sponsored by BearWaters Brewing and Haywood County Tourism
2013 Nantahala Gorge ICF Canoe Freestyle World Champion SEPT 2-8 The Nantahala Freestyle World Championships are just days away. Activities begin at 6 pm Mon, Sept 2 with the opening ceremonies in Bryson City and continue through the week with daily freestyle competition on the Nantahala “2013 Wave”. The championships conclude on Sun, Sept 8 with the finals and awards ceremonies.
This ultimate whitewater event will feature top freestyle athletes from around the world, as well as plenty of activities, competitions and events for spectators and fans. Downtown Waynesville may expect some of those visitors finding their way over here to the Main Street area. It is anticipated that more championships will be held there in the future creating just one more reason folks will want to come stay and play in WNC.