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.

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Stecoah Gallery is now online at Shop dozens of hand-crafted items on your computer, tablet or phone; and even more products are coming soon.

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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.

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Thursday, July 31 – Welcome Basket. 10 am - 2 pm. Learn more

Saturday, August 2 - 10 am - 3 pm. Stecoah School Reunion.

Saturday, August 2 — 7:30 pm. 'An Appalachian Evening' concert series featuring The Bankesters. More info. Featured artisans: Joanna Lengle & Liz Anderson.

Monday, August 4 —10 am - noon. Knitting Basics. Learn more

Monday, August 4 — 12:30 pm - 4 pm. Crossed Canoes Canoe Block. Learn more

Wednesday, August 6 & Monday, August 11— 10:30 am - 12:30 pm. Knitted Circular Scarf. Learn more

Saturday, August 9 — 9 am - Noon. Summer Canning. Learn more

Saturday, August 9 — 7:30 pm. 'An Appalachian Evening' concert series featuring The Jeff Little Trio. More info. Featured artisan: Dana Minette.

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Calendar of EventsClasses

Asheville's WLOS-TV featured Stecoah Valley Center in a June 2014 segment of 'Road Trippin' on the Blue Ridge Music Trail.

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.