Organized Outdoor Activities (and other fun weekly happenings!)
Spring is here in Brevard and we are all happy about that! The trails and roads are filled with mountain bikers, cyclists, runners, hikers and waterfall hunters. As the weather warms up, the days start to get longer. When you hit the trails, roads, rocks and rivers make sure you are prepared for everything! Layers, shades, hat, extra socks, shoes, water, snacks and rain gear will help to make your forest adventure extraordinary. Enjoy the beauty and challenge of the many things Transylvania County has to offer.
Old Time Jam at Southern Comfort Records (formerly Celestial Mountain Music) (16 W. Main St. downtown Brevard). All music levels meet and play together EVERY TUESDAY from 6:30pm – 9pm. Listener’s are welcome too!
Road ride to the Parkway. Meet at Black Mountain Trailhead Parking Lot (on the right as you enter Pisgah National Forest off of 276 N – before the ranger station.) EVERY WEDNESDAY evening. Group B (less intense) leaves at 5pm and Group A (more intense) leaves at 5:30. Call (828) 877-5790 for more information.
Mountain Bike ride with The Bike Farm Pisgah every Wednesday leaving from Oskar Blues Brewery (342 Mountain Industrial Dr. Brevard) at 6:00pm Make sure you have LIGHTS!
Sounds of Silvermont music jam with local musicians. A mix of bluegrass, country, gospel and more. Every thursday night (April through December) beginning at 7:30pm. 364 East Main Street, Brevard.
Mountain Bike ride with Sycamore Cycles every thursday beginning at 6:00pm. Ride usually finishes up by 8:00pm. Call the shop at (828) 877-5790 to find out where the riders will meet up. Make sure you have LIGHTS!
4th Friday Gallery Walk downtown Brevard. Gallery and Shop Owners stay open late to accommodate shoppers and visitors. Who knows, as you stroll around town you may luck into some wine and hors d’oeuvres. Keep in mind this is a monthly event happening each 4th friday from April through December. The “walk” begins at 5:00pm.
Spin & Grin Road Bike Ride with Sycamore Cycles, Comporium Parking Lot on Main Street. EVERY SATURDAY morning – Ride starts at 9am and as it warms up 8am. Call (828) 877-5790 for more information.
Transylvania Farmer’s Market from 8 to 12:30 EVERY SATURDAY (April through November) behind Comporium on Main Street. The market provides area residents and visitors (our new friends), with vegetables, fruit, meat, poultry, honey, eggs, cheese, herbs, flowers/plants, jams/jellies, baked goods, breakfast foods, coffee and lots of art & crafts!
Davidson River Outfitters and Orvis partner to offer Fly Fishing Schools. The first level (Fly Fishing 101) is free! Call (888) 861-0111 for class schedules, registration and more information.
Brewery Tours with Pura Vida. Visit and tour Brevard and Oskar Blues Brewing companies – DAILY. Pick up and drop off at your accommodations. Tours begin at 5pm and end around 8pm. Call (772) 579-0005 for more information.