History museum

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum’s annual gala takes place on Friday, August 5

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is thrilled to announce one of its most anticipated annual events: the 2022 Gala. This year’s gala will take place in Appalachian State University’s Grand View Ballroom on Friday, 5 august. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Dress code is black tie (optional).

The evening will begin with cocktails at the App State football field, followed by a three-course dinner served by ASU Catering, live music from Continental Divide and dancing. A Fund-A-Need Auction will take place during the dessert where guests can raise their paddles to further support BRAHM’s impactful exhibits and educational programs.

A limited-seat shuttle will be available to take attendees from Blowing Rock to the Grand View Ballroom and back, at a cost of $25 per passenger. Pick up location will be Rumple Presbyterian Church in Blowing Rock. Plenty of parking will be available at ASU for customers who drive themselves.

The annual gala is a fundraiser for the Museum. To learn more about this year’s gala and to register, please visit https://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/offerings/gala-2022 or call 828-295-9099. The deadline for registration is July 27, 2022.

BRAHM (Blowing Rock Art & History Museum) is an art and history museum nestled in the mountains of North Carolina. Opened to the public in 2011, BRAHM provides cultural enrichment by promoting the arts, heritage and history of Southern Appalachia, through educational programs, exhibits, activities and permanent collections.

BRAHM is located in downtown Blowing Rock and is open to the public, free of charge. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The museum is also open on Sundays, from May to October, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.