Start Your Thanksgiving Adventure With Us:

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and our team at Beech Mountain Realty & Rentals would love to host you for the holiday. Whether you're looking to gather with friends and family to create your own traditional feast, or enjoy one of the delectable spreads in one of our local restaurants, Beech Mountain has everything you need for a guaranteed memorable experience. We still have homes ranging from more intimate studio-style all the way up to large 6-bedroom options.



All of our homes feature fully equipped kitchens, and if you are making your festive meal from scratch, there are two different grocery stores within 15 minutes of town. Forgot a few items? Stop by our local grocer, Fred's, and pick up those essential staples. If you are interested in dining out for the occasion, the Alpen Restaurant & Bar, Edward's and Vasarley's will be serving their annual meals. Please check the below links for menu samplings as each restaurant begins to post them.


The Alpen Restaurant & Bar

Famous Fast Eddie's & Edward's Fine Dining



After your feast, the Beech Mountain and High Country areas have a variety of activities for you to enjoy throughout the weekend:


Friday, 11/24

’       9:00am: Beech Mountain Resort's Opening Day! Think snow! The Beech Mountain Ski Resort is poised to open its doors for the 2017/2018 ski season. Ski or snowboard off those extra Thanksgiving pounds, or lace up for a few laps around the ice skating rink. Want to slide down a mountain? Then try out the snowtubing park (weather permitting).

’       2:00pm-7:00pm: Blowing Rock's Christmas in the Park & Lighting of the Town! Ready to get into the Christmas spirit? Then join the town of Blowing Rock for this annual family-friendly event. From caroling and hayrides to games and visits with Santa, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. Click on the link above to see the full list of events.


Saturday, 11/25

’       10:00am-4:00pm: Buckeye Recreation Center's Holiday Market! Ready for a unique holiday shopping experience? Then stop by Beech Mountain's Buckeye Rec Center and peruse the selection of handmade crafts, gifts and holiday decor from a variety of area vendors.

’       1:00pm-5:00pm: Beech Mountain Christmas Tree Hayride! Ready to pick out the perfect Christmas tree? Then we have a treat for you! Join us at the Beech Mountain Town Hall for a festive hayride to Fred's Choose & Cut Tree Farm. While you're there, enjoy hot apple cider, cocoa and warm up by the campfire and make your own s'mores. Once you've found your favorite tree, our staff will bring it back to your vehicle and help secure it for the ride home. RSVP required for this event at 828-387-3003, as there are only 2 hayride sessions available (1-3pm & 3-5pm).

’       2:00pm: Blowing Rock Christmas Parade! Come out and enjoy all of the holiday festivities filled with fun floats, animals and costumes. For more information, contact 828-295-5222.