Art in the Park is one of the top arts and crafts shows in the Southeast. It was created in 1962 by a handful of area artists and craftspeople to showcase local talent. Today, Art in the Park is host to 100 fine art and craft vendors at each show. Some of the best local and regional artists and craftspeople showcase their handcrafted jewelry, pottery, glass, antiques, apparel & accessories, gifts & crafts, home furnishing, photography, painting and more. Art in the Park’s high standards and professional jury attract artisans from all over the Southeast to exhibit. The quality of work exhibited draws thousands to the area for each show. This event showcases top talent over a variety of mediums. We’ll depart at 5:00 PM and proceed to the Dan’l Boone Inn for dinner. For over fifty years, the restaurant has served family style meals, making it the oldest restaurant in Boone. The restaurant has been featured in numerous national and regional publications including Southern Living, Our State magazine and Blue Ridge Country magazine. Enjoy a day in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. Departing for home after dinner, arriving at approximate 9:30 PM. (D)
Deluxe motorcoach transportation; Art in the Park; and a family-style meal at the Dan’l Boone Inn.