Ashe Arts Center

www.ashecountyarts.org

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Hours & Seasons

  • Seasons - Year Round
  • Hours - Mon-Sat 9am-4pm

Address

  • 303 School Ave.

    West Jefferson,   NC   28694

Phone

The Ashe Arts Center is housed in a WPA building in historic downtown West Jefferson. Local artists' work featured in the gallery shop along with nine changing visual art exhibits throughout the year featuring the “Best of the Blue Ridge” plus each Christmas features the popular “Tree Fest” exhibit. The Arts Center is also the site for concerts and programs in music, literature and drama. The offices of the Ashe County Arts Council are also housed here.

Gallery Hours are : 9 a.m to 4 p.m., Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays (April - December)

For more information, please call (336) 846-ARTS!

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Address:

303 School Ave.
West Jefferson NC 28694

Coordinates:

Latitude: 36° 24' 7.92" / Longitude: -81° 29' 24.3594"

Special Directions:

From Charlotte/Statesville/Elkin (I-77 Corridor) - Exit Interstate 77 onto US Hwy 421 North towards Wilkesboro/Boone, NC. Follow US Hwy 421 North approximately 44 miles from Interstate 77. At Deep Gap, NC (just past the Blue Ridge Parkway overpass at the top of the mountain) turn right onto US Hwy 221 North towards West Jefferson and follow for approximately 12 miles until you reach the stoplight. At the stoplight, turn left onto US Hwy 221 Business and follow for approximately 1.5 miles which takes you into downtown West Jefferson. Turn right onto E. Main Street, the Arts Council will be on your right at the flashing light.

From Raleigh/Greensboro/Winston-Salem - Follow Interstate 40 West. Exit onto US Hwy 421 North towards Yadkinville/North Wilkesboro. Continue to follow US Hwy 421 North for approximately 64 miles towards Boone. At Deep Gap, NC (just past the Blue Ridge Parkway overpass at the top of the mountain) turn right onto US Hwy 221 North towards West Jefferson and follow for approximately 12 miles until you reach the stoplight. At the stoplight, turn left onto US Hwy 221 Business and follow for approximately 1.5 miles which takes you into downtown West Jefferson. Turn right onto E. Main Street, the Arts Council will be on your right at the flashing light.

From Johnson City, TN area/Interstate 26- Follow US Hwy 321 South approximately 35-40 miles towards Boone, NC. From Boone, NC, take US Hwy 421 South approximately 10-12 miles towards Wilkesboro, NC. In Deep Gap, NC, Turn left onto US Hwy 221 North towards West Jefferson and follow for approximately 12 miles until you reach the stoplight. At the stoplight, turn left onto US Hwy 221 Business and follow for approximately 1.5 miles which takes you into downtown West Jefferson. Turn right onto E. Main Street, the Arts Council will be on your right at the flashing light.

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