Thank you for visiting with us. We hope that you will come and bring your family soon and browse our unique art galleries, spend a day or two touring nearby artists' studios, attend one of our area festivals or art events, do a little birding, bike along our scenic roads, catch some trout, take a day trip or longer to beautiful Roan Mountain, or just relax along our Creek Walk.
You might want to stay longer when you see our good schools, locally owned and operated restaurants, library, competitively priced real estate, and friendly people. Take a look around Bakersville.com, we're pretty sure that you will want to take a look at the Town of Bakersville, North Carolina!
Winter Farmers' Market
Bakersville Winter Farmers' Market
will be held inside the Historic Courthouse, on the corner of 226 and N. Mitchell Avenue, on the second Saturday of every month, until the regular season opens again in late May. Hours are from 10am - 2pm.
Stop by to find bread and other baked goods, potatoes, eggs,
whey-fed pork, grass-fed beef, pasture-raised chicken,
honey, herbal tinctures, salves & syrups, tea blends, herbal body products, beeswax, jewelry,
hand-knitted items, and more.
Handicap access is at the side door near Barbershop.
Mica Gallery Spring Opening: April 2nd
Happy Spring! Mica members have worked hard over the winter sprucing up the gallery and making plans for our fourth year.
Thursday through Saturday 10 - 5
Sunday 12 - 5;
May 1 - December 31 Hours:
Monday through Saturday 10 - 5
Sunday 12 - 5.
Mica pleased to present “Rocks, Paper, Scissors,”
the first of their visiting artists shows for 2015, running from May 23 through July 21,
2015. The works of four extremely-gifted western North Carolina artists are being shown:
Lisa Blackburn, Bill Brown, and, working in collaboration, Thor and Jennifer Bueno.
Bakersville Potter Featured in Laurel of Asheville
The April issue of the Laurel of Asheville will highlight Bakersville potter & Mica Gallery member, Joy Tanner, as a Featured Artist.
Pick up a copy, read the interview and find out more about her soda fired pottery and her journey as an artist. You can see Joy and her husband William's studio in Bakersville, a few minutes from Mica.
Visit Joy's website here.
Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday & 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm, Sundays.
Don’t Miss Out – CLG Monthly Exhibition Openings the 1st Saturday of Every Month Two Exhibitions + Monthly Featured Artist. Opening Hours: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
CLG has been busy over the winter upgrading much of the gallery with new lighting, displays, updated artwork, new and exciting ceramicists and an enormous increase in the amount of work for your viewing pleasure online.
Go online and find that special artist or deluxe work you’re looking for, CLG is now one of the largest ceramic galleries on the web, with over 1,600 unique, one-of-a-kind works available from a collection of some of the most important ceramic artists of our day.
Anita's Art Gallery Open Throughout Winter Season
Anita Connelly would like to invite you to stop by the Bakersville Emporium and Anita's Art Gallery in downtown Bakersville. Anita will be open by chance or by appointment through the winter. She is featuring new pottery, wood craft, glass art, paintings & jewelry by local artists, and is still accepting applications for fiber, ceramics, and more. Contact Anita at 828-688-1717.