Free two night stay in creekside cabin
Complimentary in-room Continental Breakfast
$175 admission to concert and workshops at Bluegrass Camp
Extended check-out till 2pm
DARREN NICHOLSON is a musician based in Western North Carolina. He is a founding member of the top selling bluegrass band BALSAM RANGE.
He is a Grammy Award Nominee and a recipient of the International Bluegrass Music Association’s – Album of the Year award, and has appeared countless times on WSM’s Grand Ole Opry, at the Ryman Auditorium, and many of the world’s most famous venues.
8:30 PM- 11:00 PM: Get-Together, Bluegrass Karoke, Fire Pits
2:00 PM -3:15 PM: Band workshop with DARREN NICHOLSON, AUDIE BLAYLOCK, ERIC ELLIS, and REED JONES.
4:00 PM –4:45 PM: Songwriting workshop with Darren and friends.
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM: Instrumental workshops –bass with Reed, Mandolin with Darren, banjo with Eric and guitar with Audie.
5:45 PM-8:00 PM -Dinner break
8:30 PM- 9:45 PM: All-star Concert—Darren
"First time staying in Maggie Valley and the Meadowlark Motel, was just what we needed for a relaxing quiet weekend. Everyone was nice and friendly, room was very clean. Will definitely stay here on our next trip."
"Staff was awesome, rooms were large and clean, met some great people there. Krysten and Mike Ogletree are some of the staff that we got to know, they are great people. I WILL DEFINITELY BE BACK"
"Very friendly staff, rooms are very clean. The most relaxing place in the valley. I love it there, been staying there for 25 years"
Haywood County welcomes plenty of elk-watching fans every year hoping to get a glimpse of the elk of Cataloochee Valley, roaming free in the valley without cages or fences.
Maggie Valley has as major transportation museum, Wheels Through Time. The facility features one of the largest collections of motorcycles in the US as well as a unique collection of automobiles and unique vehicles.
Located only 17 miles from the Meadowlark Motel, expanded operation from a simple bingo operation to a large, complex, multi-product firm and tourist destination attracting 3.6 million visitors a year.