Escape to Highlands, North Carolina for Live Theater, Live Music, Museums and Art Galleries, a World Class Nature Center, and lectures for hands-on learning experiences. If you are looking for a cultural experience, we have the Martin Lipscomb Performing Arts Center that offers year-round plays, concerts and Live via Satellite programming of the MET Opera, and National Theatre of London. Also year-round are just-released movies at the Highlands Playhouse.
The summer brings summer stock theater at the Highlands Playhouse and classical music concerts with the Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music as well as Friday and Saturday free concerts in downtown Highlands. The Center for Life Enrichment offers several classes each week on varied topics – from May through October. Enjoy an Art Class at Easley an Artist or The Bascom. While at The Bascom take a stroll through the Gallery then over to the Pottery Studio to see the works on display.