Fill your basket with naturally raised meat and dairy items, fresh eggs, jams, pickles, freshly baked bread and delicious granola. Set your table with fresh-cut flowers that morning or plant your entryway with locally grown perennials. Always fresh. Always local.
Groovin’ on The Green is a FREE community event featuring singer/songwriters and bands of all genres! Each Groovin’ concert is held at 6:30 pm and located at 160 Frank Allen Road and happens RAIN OR SHINE.
Groovin’ is FREE to the public for general admission. However, if you would like to rent a tent The Village Green sets up for you, then please click on the title above to rent a tent.
FULL GROOVIN’ SCHEDULE BELOW:
– JUNE 17th – 1ST TRAIN BAND
– JULY 4th – 4th of July Extravaganza! Free and open to the public! Bring your chairs, blankets, and boogie shoes. Food will be provided by our vendors: Wanderview (Charcuterie), Crossroad’s Custard (Frozen treats), Highlands Wine Shoppe (Beer and Wine) – Performances by Continental Divide and The Victory Belles! SPONSORED BY LANDMARK REALTY
– JULY 8TH – EMPORIUM
– JULY 15TH – AMERICANA JONES
– AUGUST 12TH – ZORKI WITH JEFF SIPES
– AUGUST 19TH – THE WOBBLERS
– AUGUST 26TH – ARNOLD HILL BAND
– SEPTEMBER 2ND – HI-FIVE
Nationally acclaimed painters from throughout the country set up their easels to capture the beauty of the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau landscape and quaint mountain lifestyle. This type of outdoor location painting is known as en plein air, French for open air.
During this week-long event, artists set up their easels in and around Cashiers to create original art depicting the area. These unique paintings are displayed for viewing and sale at The Village Green Commons. Other highlights include a special Benefactor Preview Party, a Ladies Luncheon, an Artist Award Champagne Brunch, as well as live demonstrations by the artists.
July 13th – Quick Paint Competition
July 14th – Artist Workshops
– 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Mark Making by Michelle Held
– 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Personal Color in Landscape by Sarah Sneeden
– 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Telling a Story Through the Visual Language of Painting by Jeremy Sams
July 15th – Ladies Luncheon in The Park – With Special Guest Kathryn Greeley
July 15th – Artist Workshop
– 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Two Women, Twin Vision by Mary Hoffman and Madeleine Duke
July 17th – Artist Awards Champagne Brunch
This fall festival celebrates the leaves beginning to change in the beautiful mountain village of Cashiers. This popular and free event welcomes 100 artisans and merchants to the park. Visitors will find unique handcrafted wood, pottery, jewelry and much more on display and for purchase throughout the weekend. Food, drink, live music and a juried art show add to the festive spirit of this event. The Cashiers Valley Leaf Festival will be held Friday through Sunday, October 7 – 9, 2022.
A frightfully fun family-friendly Halloween event! Enjoy delicious culinary delights from the food truck, plus lots of fun and games, and tricks and treats! Be sure to dress up in your most creative costume. Prizes will be awarded for the best boy, girl, and human/canine duo.
Turkey, cornbread dressing, pumpkin pie, football, and family time … there are so many reasons to love Thanksgiving! Did we mention pie? Each family has its own activities and traditions to look forward to. The Village Green offers a 5K Run/Walk turkey-trot, Gobble On the Green.
Visitors to The Village Green enjoy twinkling light displays and festive decorations from Thanksgiving Weekend until New Year’s Day. The park becomes a winter wonderland to make your spirits merry and bright!
Education Programs at The Village Green
The StoryWalk™ was made possible through a collaboration between Vision Cashiers, The Village Green, The Albert Carlton-Cashiers Library, and The Literary Council of Cashiers. A StoryWalk™ provides an outdoor adventure that champions reading along with family connection, health, and wellness.
The StoryWalk™ is part of the Cashiers Greenway Ramble. Cashiers Greenway Ramble is an extensive network of trails, sidewalks, and pedestrian-friendly roads connecting Cashiers’ in-town parks, commercial districts, and community buildings. A major section of the Ramble known as the Salamander Loop is located in The Village Green. Conveniently park once and walk! To learn more visit the Ramble website. You can also download a PDF map here.
The Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust and The Village Green sponsor a series of lectures each summer. Visitors and residents learn about wildlife in the area and the various features of their natural habitats. Previous subjects include raptors, black bears, and reptiles. The Village Nature Series will begin at 5:00 p.m. on the last Tuesday of the month from May through September at The Village Green Commons on Frank Allen Road.