Posts Tagged ‘Highlands’

Enjoy the Spirit of the Season in the Mountains

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

From the comfort of our lakefront mountain retreat in Cashiers, North Carolina, explore America’s grandest home, the Biltmore Estate, during the holidays when rooms lit by fires create a warm glow accenting priceless treasures and special holiday decorations.

The serene lakeside setting of Lakeside Cottage near Highlands and Cashiers, North Carolina, presents a picture-perfect setting for enjoying a traditional, small town celebration. Main Street will be festooned with greenery, shop windows brightly decorated and the village green adorned with a majestic lighted tree.

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Frank Stella – American Master

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Works of one of the world’s most influential artists is on display at The Bascom, July 8 – September 25, 2011. It includes works on loan from private collectors, the Albright-Knox Museum, New York; Museum of Contemporary Art, Florida; and Jacksonville University, Florida. Works on display include monumental printmaking, mixed media and sculptural pieces from the artist who dominated modern and contemporary art for five decades.

The Bascom is a nonprofit visual arts center occupying a six-acres, $13,000,000 campus in the mountain resort community of Highlands, North Carolina. Highlands is a short drive along Bright Mountain Road from Lakeside Cottage. Combine a visit to The Bascom and al fresco lunch at Madison’s on Main Street in Highlands for a perfect punch of mountain culture.

For more information, contact The Bascom at 828.526.4949 or visit

Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival – 30th Anniversay Dream Season, July 8 – August 14

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Celebrating 30 years of chamber music in the mountains, the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival presents 27 concerts featuring 40 internationally acclaimed musicians in a variety of indoor and outdoor mountain venues. Friday and Sunday concerts are in Highlands (25-30 minute drive from the Lakeside Cottage). Saturday and Monday concerts are in Cashiers (15-20 minute drive  from the Lakeside Cottage).