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.

we're having a yard sale

and we need your donated items. Proceeds of the September 19 sale will be used to improve the new Stecoah Playpark. MORE

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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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Fridays, September 18 & 25 –10 am - 3 pm. Fun with Fabric Dye (one or two-day workshop. More info

Saturday, September 19 – 5 - 8 pm. Pizza Date Night culinary class. More info

Saturday, September 19 – 7 am - 3 pm. Playpark Fundraiser Yard Sale in the gym.

Wednesday, September 23 – 10 am - noon. Gardening for Birds class. More info

Saturday, September 26 – 10 am - noon & 2 - 4 pm. Drum Building Workshop & Drum Circle. More info

Saturday - Sunday, October 16-18 – Harvest Festival. 5K, music, quilt show, crafts, food, artisan demonstrations, country fair. 7:30 pm performance by The Cleverlys. Learn more

For more info...

Calendar of EventsClasses

A four-minute profile of Stecoah Valley Center by the MountainWise organization.

On the web...

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.

Stecoah Valley Center is now on Instagram. Browse our photos and follow along.

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.