Event Calendar

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Randy Barron, “Laying a Foundation: Defining Arts Integration”
Kennedy Center teaching artist, Randy Barron, will present “Laying a Foundation: Defining Arts Integration,” a professional development workshop for Polk County Schools and SC District One Schools at Tryon Fine Arts Center from 8:00-11:00am. Read more.
Friday
September 30
Tryon Fine Arts Center
2016-2017 Main Stage Season at TFAC
Introducing the 2016-2017 Main Stage Season at Tryon Fine Arts Center. Live performances on the intimate Veh Stage showcase a variety of nationally known artists. This year, the Main Stage will host six performances from October 2016 through April 2017. Season tickets are now on sale! Find out how you can get yours... just click here. Read more.
Saturday
October 01
Veh Stage Buy Now
Unlock the Secret to Gypsy Guitar
Gypsy Swing guitar master class led by members of Cinema Vivant 1-2pm in the Mahler Room Read more.
Saturday
October 01
Mahler Room Buy Now
The Hot Club of San Francisco presents Cinema Vivant
The 2016-2017 Main Stage Series kicks off with Cinema Vivant, an evening of vintage silent films accompanied by live gypsy swing from the Hot Club of Francisco. ​ Read more.
Saturday
October 01
Veh Stage Buy Now
TFAC Film Series: Chef
“Chef”, the first of the 2016/17 film series at Tryon Fine Arts Center will be shown on Tuesday, October 4 at 7:00pm. Tickets are $6 and will be sold the night of,at the TFAC box office. Come early...doors open at 6:30pm for popcorn and thirst-quenching beverages. Read more.
Tuesday
October 04
Veh Stage
Tryon Film Connections
Explore Tryon Film Connections with the fascinating exhibit in Gallery I. Join us for a free reception on October 14 from 5-7pm. Read more.
Friday
October 07 through Saturday
January 14
Gallery I
Tryon International Film Festival 2016
​Polk County Film Initiative hosts Tryon International Film Festival 2016 Meet award winning filmmakers, producers, directors and actors at the 2016 Tryon International Film Festival, hosted by the Polk County Film Initiative (PCFI), Tryon Fine Arts Center, Tryon Depot and the historic Tryon Theatre, on October 7th-9th. Read more.
Friday
October 07 through Sunday
October 09
Buy Now
Staged Reading: New Work
Join us for a free staged reading of a new work, "Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall" by local playwright Catherine Gillet. Read more.
Thursday
October 13
Peterson Amphitheater
Fall Amphitheater Series
​Join us for an outdoor concert series celebrating talented local artists. October 20: Jim Peterman Quartet & Dog Whistle October 21: 176 & Bradley Ditto October 22: Marc Yaxley, Chis Blalock & Aaron Burdett Read more.
Thursday
October 20 through Saturday
October 22
Peterson Amphitheater
TCA presents Academy of St. Martin in the Fields-Chamber Ensemble
Tryon Concert Association presents Academy of St. Martin in the Fields – Chamber Ensemble Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Tryon Fine Arts Center 8 pm Read more.
Tuesday
October 25
Veh Stage Buy Now
Mande Strings
Dive into West Africa history and explore the cycles of musical exchange between Mali and America. Reception and silent auction begins at 6:30 PM. Concert begins at 7:30 PM. Read more.
Friday
October 28
Veh Stage Buy Now
TFAC Film Series: What’s Cooking?
“What's Cooking”, part of the 2016/17 film series at Tryon Fine Arts Center will be shown on Tuesday, November 1 at 7:00 PM. Doors open at 6:30 PM for popcorn and thirst-quenching refreshments. Read more.
Tuesday
November 01
Veh Stage
Jackie Marston and Dale Burke Quartet
TFAC is pleased to announce the return of Jackie Marston and the Dale Burke Quartet on Friday, November 4 at 7pm on the Veh Stage. You're in for an incredible evening of jazz standards and original surprises. Tickets are available beginning August 29. Read more.
Friday
November 04
Veh Stage Buy Now
Jackie Tohn
Tryon Fine Arts Center presents singer/songwriter/comedienne Jackie Tohn as part of the 2016-2017 Main Stage Series. It’s the combination of music and comedy that separates Jackie from the pack. Read more.
Saturday
November 12
Veh Stage
TGIF Concert- Jason DeCristofaro
Tryon Concert Association presents TGIF Concert Jason DeCristofaro Friday, November 18, 2016 6:00 p.m. Adults $16 Students $8 Read more.
Friday
November 18
Veh Stage Buy Now
Harvest Tea & Preview Party
Harvest Tea & 2016 Holiday Ball Preview Party. Read more.
Sunday
November 20
Mahler Room
TFAC Film Series: Chocolat
“Chocolat”, part of the 2016/17 film series at Tryon Fine Arts Center will be shown on Tuesday, December 6 at 7:00 p.m. Admission is $6.00 at the door. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. Read more.
Tuesday
December 06
Veh Stage
Nnenna Freelon & John Brown Trio
Tryon Fine Arts Center presents Grammy-nominated Jazz singer Nnenna Freelon and the soulful tones of John Brown Trio on December 10 as part of the 2016-2017 Main Stage Series. You're in for an evening "full of soulful, deep feeling from start to finish." (Jazz Times) Read more.
Saturday
December 10
Veh Stage
TFAC Film Series
Join us for an exciting installment on the 2016-2017 TFAC Film Series. All films for this year feature the pleasures of food and drink. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. A short introduction from a local film buff and the film screening start at 7pm. Admission is $6 at the door. ​ Read more.
Tuesday
January 03
Veh Stage
Sierra Hull
Tryon Fine Arts Center presents Sierra Hull on January 14, 2017 as part of the 2016-2017 Main Stage Series. Bluegrass roots inform and inspire this soundscape, but bluegrass does not define or limit Hull. This is not bluegrass music, or chamber music, or pop music. This is original music, from a virtuoso who tells the truth and speaks from herself. Read more.
Saturday
January 14
Veh Stage
Gallery I: Eastside Exhibit
​Explore the art of Eric McRay and Richard Wilson. Join us for a free reception on January 20 from 5-7pm in Gallery I. Eastside Exhibit will be in place until March 4. Read more.
Friday
January 20 through Saturday
March 04
Gallery I
TGIF Concerts - Petrie Winds
Tryon Concert Association presents TGIF Concert Petrie Winds Friday, January 20, 2017 6:00 pm Adults $16.00 Students $8 Read more.
Friday
January 20
Veh Stage Buy Now
TFAC Film Series: “Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?”
Join us for a screening of "Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?" on Tuesday, January 31st presented by the TFAC 2016-2017 Film Series. All films for this year feature the pleasures of food and drink. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. A short introduction from a local film buff and the film screening start at 7pm. Admission is $6 at the door. ​ Read more.
Tuesday
January 31
Veh Stage
TCA presents Paul Huang - Violin
TCA presents Paul Huang – Violin Friday, February 24, 2017 Tryon Fine Arts Center 8 pm Read more.
Friday
February 24
Veh Stage Buy Now
TFAC Film Series: “Bottle Shock”
Join us for a screening of "Bottle Shock" on Tuesday, March 7th presented by the TFAC 2016-2017 Film Series. All films for this year feature the pleasures of food and drink. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. A short introduction from a local film buff and the film screening start at 7pm. Admission is $6 at the door. ​ Read more.
Tuesday
March 07
Veh Stage
Showcase of Excellence
Showcase of Excellence celebrates the exceptional artistic talent of high school students in our area and honors the importance of Arts in Education. Juried exhibit March 11 through April 14. Live auction and reception April 14.​ Read more.
Saturday
March 11 through Friday
April 14
Gallery I
George Winston
Tryon Fine Arts Center presents George Winston on March 25th as part of the 2016-2017 Main Stage Series. One of the most popular concert pianists on the scene today, Winston's songs "are pastoral wonders that purposefully evoke nature and landscapes in a way that's as understated as it is beautiful." (Ben Salmon, Bend Bulletin) Read more.
Saturday
March 25
Veh Stage
TCA presents Alexander Kobrin - Pianist
Tryon Concert Association presents Alexander Kobrin, Pianist Thursday, March 30, 2017 Tryon Fine Arts Center 8 pm Read more.
Thursday
March 30
Veh Stage Buy Now
TFAC Film Series: April
Join us for an exciting installment on the 2016-2017 TFAC Film Series. All films for this year feature the pleasures of food and drink. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. A short introduction from a local film buff and the film screening start at 7pm. Admission is $6 at the door. ​ Read more.
Tuesday
April 04
Veh Stage
Gibson Brothers
TFAC welcomes bluegrass sensation the Gibson Brothers to the Veh Stage on Friday, April 7 at 8pm. The band was named Entertainer of the Year by the International Bluegrass Music Association for 2012 and 2013. Tickets for the Gibson Brother's TFAC debut will be available August 29.​ Read more.
Friday
April 07
Veh Stage Buy Now
J. Mark McVey
Tryon Fine Arts Center presents Broadway star J. Mark McVey on April 22nd as part of the 2016-2017 Main Stage Series. McVey has performed in the smash hit Les Miserables nearly 4,000 times on Broadway, London's West End, and on national tours. "His vocal sound is supurb, and his range is awesome...Audiences adore him." (Marvin Hamlisch) Read more.
Saturday
April 22
Veh Stage
Equestrian Exhibit: Tryon Hounds History
Explore the fascinating connection between Tryon and the equestrian world with this exhibit on the Tryon Hounds. Join us for a free opening reception on April 28 from 5-7pm. The exhibit continues through June 17. Read more.
Friday
April 28 through Saturday
June 17
Gallery I
Tryon Film Series Gala: “Julie and Julia”
Join us for a screening of "Julie and Julia" on Tuesday, May 2nd. This final screening of the TFAC 2016-2017 Film Series is a gala celebration. All films for this year feature the pleasures of food and drink. Doors open at 6:30pm for concessions and mingling. A short introduction from a local film buff and the film screening start at 7pm. Admission is $6 at the door. ​ Read more.
Tuesday
May 02
Veh Stage
Carolina Camera Club Annual Show 2017
The Carolina Camera Club'sr latest exhibition is on display in the gallery June 23-August 7. See work from some of the area's most accomplished amateur photographers. Photograph courtesy Patricia Roshaven. Read more.
Friday
June 23 through Monday
August 07
Gallery I

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