Willie Nelson and Family returning to Harrah’s Cherokee

Willie Nelson and Family are returning to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, Oct. 13 at 9pm.

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By Scott On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Darius Rucker and ZZ Top to play Harrah’s Cherokee

  Darius Rucker is scheduled to play Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, Sept. 22 at 9pm, and ZZ Top is set to play there on Friday, Oct. 6 at 9pm. Rucker, the former front man from the 90’s smash hit band, Hootie and the Blowfish, turned his sights on country music and […]

By Scott On Monday, July 3rd, 2017

Art installation set up on Island

Sometimes art is created and lasts millennia, and sometimes art is created and lasts momentarily. The latter was the case on Saturday, July 1 as two artists, Jeff Marley and Frank Brannon, set up an installation among the bamboo on the Oconaluftee Island Park.

By Scott On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Native American art exhibit receives NEA grant

The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded a $25,000 grant in support of a contemporary Native American art exhibit scheduled for display at the Western Carolina University Fine Art Museum from Aug. 1 through Dec. 8.

By Scott On Monday, June 19th, 2017

Doobie Brothers heading back to Harrah’s Cherokee in September

The Doobie Brothers are set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 at 7:30pm.

By Scott On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

Winners announced from WCU’s Judaculla Art Competition

A 15- by 17-inch linoleum print created by an artist who grew up near Jackson County’s famed Cherokee petroglyph Judaculla Rock was declared the first-place winner in the recent Judaculla Art Competition sponsored by Western Carolina University’s Cherokee Center.

By Scott On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Tribal member tells stories through rap

There is a long-standing tradition of outstanding Cherokee storytellers. That history is continuing on with the new generation, some of which are taking it to new places.

By Scott On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

Through art, Hill addresses violence against Native Women

Luzene Hill, an EBCI tribal member, is known worldwide for her interesting and thought-provoking visual arts.

By Scott On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Goshorn to participate in prestigious Italian exhibit

The 57th La Biennale di Venezia (aka Venice Biennale), a world-renowned art exhibition, will include several American Indian artists this year.

By Scott On Monday, March 20th, 2017

Huey Lewis & The News to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Huey Lewis & The News are truly one of America’s great rock & roll bands, and they are set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center on Friday, June 16 at 9pm.