Join Palmetto Region for an apple picking/wine tasting weekend in Flat Rock, North Carolina, Oct. 18-20.
A block of rooms have been reserved at the Mountain Lodge and Convention Center in Flat Rock with a room rate of $179 for a Studio Suite and $199 for a Deluxe Suite. Breakfast is included, no charge for parking. Reservation number (828) 693-9910 .
We will leave Fri. 10/18 late morning and stop for lunch in Columbia with arrival in Flat Rock in the afternoon. Dinner will be at the Flat Rock Wood Room, an eclectic smokehouse serving wood-fired pizzas and pit-cooked BBQ.
A trip to the Skytop Orchard for apple picking and tour is scheduled for Sat. morning, followed by a drive to Jump Off Rock in nearby Laurel Park. This will be followed by a drive to Burntshirt Vineyards for wine tasting, box lunch and a tour of the vineyard. If time allows, Hendersonville has a great downtown for exploring prior to our meeting there for dinner.
As an alternative to the Fri. and Sat. dinners, tickets can be purchased for the renowned Flat Rock Playhouse, show schedule and ticket info at : https://flatrockplayhouse.org/