Come to Stecoah for...

Music. Our celebrated summer concert series, An Appalachian Evening is in its 15th year.

Arts & Crafts. Our Gallery features the region's finest artisans.

Festivals. Celebrate bluegrass music in the spring and harvest season in the fall.

Classes. Heritage arts, crafts and culinary classes for adults.

Food. Visit the Schoolhouse Cafe for light lunches and snacks.

2014 'An Appalachian Evening' Season Tickets and Individual Tickets Are Now on Sale. A season of eleven great concerts beginning June 28 and continuing through September 6 when Balsam Range returns to the Grand Old Stage.

Season tickets

Learn more about all the performers, individual concert prices & dinner with the band options.


Online Gallery

Stecoah Gallery's new online store is now live at During this initial beta testing phase, the store only offers Stecoah-branded products. Dozens of other other hand-crafted items are being readied to go online soon.

Shop Online


Where is Stecoah?

The Center is housed in a renovated schoolhouse in the tiny village of Stecoah, North Carolina in the scenic Western North Carolina mountains.

Stecoah is about a half-hour west of Bryson City via US-74 West and NC-28 North – roughly midway between Bryson City and Fontana Dam.

We're also about 15 minutes north of Robbinsville via NC-143 and NC-28 South.

Google Maps & Directions



Saturday, May 17 — Spring Bluegrass Festival. 11 am - 5 pm art and craft vendors on the grounds. 7:30 pm concert in the auditorium.

Saturday, May 24 – Easy Breads cooking class. $15. Learn more

Saturdays, June 28 - September 6 — 7:30 pm. 'An Appalachian Evening' concert series. More info

Friday & Saturday, June 27 & 28 — Artisans Drive-About. 10 am - 5 pm each day. Self-guided artisan's gallery & studio tour.

For more info...

Calendar of EventsClasses

Asheville's WLOS-TV featured Stecoah Valley Center in a September 2013 segment of 'Road Trippin'.

On the web...

Join a Google+ hangout with Jeremy Brown and the band around 6pm each Saturday before 'An Appalachian Evening' concert.

Follow us on Facebook for the latest additions to the Artisans Gallery as well as information about upcoming events.

Check out the new 'Stecoah Arts' channel on YouTube where you find all our videos. More will be added each week.

View Ugo Tours' three-minute video (2011) about Stecoah Valley Center.

Planning a Smoky Mountains Vacation? Make Stecoah the centerpiece of your getaway, with all these great things to do.

Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center recognizes and appreciates support from the following partners.