The Replay Hot Dog Bar & Arcade is a modern arcade in downtown Banner Elk. Opening in May 2017, this arcade is a perfect place to host a party, have a corporate event, and even just hang out. There is a wide variety of games with many new and maybe even an old school one from back in the day. There is a hot dog bar with a menu of all different varieties and famous pizza from Sorrento’s. We strive to create the perfect atmosphere for your night out.
Flat Top Brewing Company is Banner Elk’s Craft Brewery. We specialize in Refreshingly Elevated beers that are of the highest quality while being easily drinkable. Flat Top Brewing Company is committed to bringing the best beer possible to the marketplace. This commitment begins with the pure mountain water we use in each and every batch of beer we craft. As any brewer can tell you, great water makes great beer and Flat Top Brewing Company embraces this ideal. Our formally trained team of brewers is not afraid to experiment with new techniques and different ingredients in order to bring exceptional beers to the High Country and beyond!
The Banner Elk Winery & Villa is the jewel of the High Country. Nestled in the awe-inspiring majestic Blue Ridge Mountains stands the High Country’s original winery.Banner Elk Winery has set the standard for crafting wines in the High Country that stand among the finest in the country. Our vineyards offer engaging Wine Tastings and a glimpse into what the storied High Country Wine Region is truly made of. Stop in and enjoy a unique wine experience. The scenic grounds offer guests a chance to relax, enjoy the day, and experience some of the best wine in North Carolina’s High Country.
Perfect nails is a full service nail salon for women as well as men. Our salon is equipped with the best pedicure chairs and spas in the industry.
Every Saturday and Sunday, and Labor Day Monday chairlift rides aboard the Summit Express lift run from 10:00am until 5:30pm
See what life was like in the NC mountains during the 1800s. The Banner House was built in 1865 by one of Banner Elk’s founding fathers, Samuel Henry Banner. The museum displays artifacts including period furnishings, farm tools, hand-stitched quilts, vintage clothing, photographs and paintings. Open June-September.
A series of cultural programs including performances, lectures and more. The 2016 line-up includes Bria Skonberg Quintet, Four Freshmen, Western Piedmont Symphony, Daniel Rodriguez, Presidio Brass, Atlantic City Boys, Dunlap & Pennington, and Live From Nashville. Visit the website for tickets, dates and times.
Lees-McRae College offers professional performances during summer months as part of their Summer Theatre Performances. The 2016 line-up includes Mary Poppins, Always…Patsy Cline, and The Pajama Game. Check their website for tickets, dates and times.
The Sugar Mountain area offers many art galleries with a range of talented artists. Our galleries include:
Alta Vista Gallery – Valle Crucis | www.altavistagallery.com
Art Cellar Gallery – Banner Elk | www.artcellaronline.com
Carlton Gallery – Banner Elk | www.carltongallery.com
Sally Nooney Gallery – Banner Elk | www.sallynooney.com
Southern Highland Craft Guild – Blue Ridge Parkway | www.southernhighlandguild.org