March 10 – Mardis gras at the Red Barn, a HNG Chamber fundraiser for Lake Lure Classical Academy.

March 27 – Easter Sunrise Service at Chimney Rock State Park. Gates open from 5:30 -6:30 am. for the 7 am. service.

April 16 – Gorge-wide ‘Sale on the Trail’ (rummage sale).

April 23 – Earth Day Celebration, behind the Old Rock Café, Chimney Rock Village, hosted by Chimney Rock State Park.

To submit any community-wide event in the Gorge, contact Mary Jaeger-Gale at Deadline for The Mountain Breeze May/June print and digital edition is April 10.