Events

Featured Event

Merrell Adventure Dash

May 23 , 2020

Runners negotiate challenge obstacles in this 5K adventure race. Kids aged 12 and under race free with a participating adult. Learn More

Upcoming Events

Upper Cascades release 4/18

April 18 , 2020

4/18/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

Live Like Maria Freestyle Classic

April 18- 19, 2020

Join NRC for a fun weekend of clinics and competition in the discipline of Freestyle. Learn More

NOC Spring Fling & Upper/Cascades Release

April 18- 19, 2020

Celebrate spring in the Smokies with free live music and gear demos, a community freestyle event and family-friendly activities. Learn More

Upper Cascades release 4/19

April 19 , 2020

4/19/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

2020 Wildwater Worlds (Cancelled)

April 26- 30, 2020

UPDATE: Wildwater Worlds is canceled for 2020. Learn More

Scott James Stambaugh

May 9 , 2020

"His complex melodies and intricate lyrics are the kind that can haunt you long after the reverb has left the building." Learn More

Merrell Adventure Dash

May 23 , 2020

Runners negotiate challenge obstacles in this 5K adventure race. Kids aged 12 and under race free with a participating adult. Learn More

Slippery Creek Band

May 24 , 2020

Bringing the old-time style of hard drivin' Bluegrass to today's audience. Learn More

Ogya World Music Band

June 4 , 2020

OGYA (pronounced O-jah and meaning FIRE) brings hot, sultry rhythms of West Africa, the Caribbean and the Americas with high-energy original compositions. Learn More

Somebody’s Child

June 5 , 2020

We are soul mates who have the privilege of writing, learning, and living music together. Learn More

Women’s Paddlefest

June 5- 7, 2020

The Ladies Southeast Paddling Series has moved to Nantahala Outdoor Center for a three-day paddling festival, hosted by inspirational paddler Anna Levesque! Learn More

Natti Love Joys

June 13 , 2020

Roots, Reggae, and World Music! Learn More

Fontana Lake Open Water Races

June 13 , 2020

5K, 10K, and 15K Open Swim Race on Beautiful Lake Fontana! Learn More

Pioneer Chicken Stand

June 20 , 2020

Join us for Live Music along the Nantahala River! Learn More

Not Your Average Ladies Night

June 29 , 2020

It's NOC's Annual Not Your Average Ladies Night - stop by for Inspiration, Raffles, and Shopping! Learn More

The Get Right Band

July 3 , 2020

From funk to rock n’ roll to reggae, this is a dance party. Learn More

Upper Cascades release 7/10

July 10 , 2020

7/10/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

Eleanor Underhill

July 11 , 2020

Eleanor is a multi-talented musician bringing her talents to NOC! Learn More

Ogya World Music Band

July 18 , 2020

OGYA (pronounced O-jah and meaning FIRE) brings hot, sultry rhythms of West Africa, the Caribbean and the Americas with high-energy original compositions. Learn More

Upper Cascades release 7/24

July 24 , 2020

7/24/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

The Get Right Band

July 25 , 2020

From funk to rock n’ roll to reggae, this is a dance party. Learn More

Pioneer Chicken Stand

August 1 , 2020

Mountain Folk-Rock from a whiskey-influenced South that's guaranteed to make you move! Learn More

Upper Cascades release 8/14

August 14 , 2020

8/14/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

Somebody’s Child

August 15 , 2020

We are soul mates who have the privilege of writing, learning, and living music together. Learn More

Scott James Stambaugh

August 29 , 2020

"His complex melodies and intricate lyrics are the kind that can haunt you long after the reverb has left the building." Learn More

Brown Mountain Lightning Bugs

September 5 , 2020

Folk & Americana coming to NOC! Learn More

Somebody’s Child

September 6 , 2020

We are soul mates who have the privilege of writing, learning, and living music together. Learn More

Guest Appreciation Festival (GAF)

September 25- 27, 2020

This weekend, NOC says "thank you!" to our guests with a Mountainfilm Outdoor Film Festival, blow-out sales, paddling events, live music, family activities and more! Learn More

Pioneer Chicken Stand

September 26 , 2020

Live Music along the Nantahala River! Learn More

Hustle Souls

September 26 , 2020

Good soul & good grooves. Learn More

Upper Cascades release 9/26

September 27 , 2020

9/27/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More

Upper Cascades release 9/27

September 27 , 2020

9/27/2020 Cascades & Upper Nantahala Release Learn More