White Squirrel Artisans Market ~ Free Community Event

April 6, 2024 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm Deerwoode Reserve, 395 Riversedge Road, Brevard, NC 28712
The White Squirrel Artisans Market returns to Deerwoode Reserve on Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 12-5PM! We had a record number of attendees last October and a record number of artisan applications for our upcoming event. Our Spring Fest will showcase over 80 artisans, 5 bands, local food trucks, face painting, & more!
Together, with Cedar Mountain Music Project & Billy McCoy/ REMAX Land of the Waterfalls, we present this FREE, FAMILY-FRIENDLY, community event. We believe wholeheartedly in SUPPORTING LOCAL… local artisans, local musicians, local small businesses, & local nonprofits.
Stay tuned for daily vendor spotlights & the official music lineup announcement leading up to this incredible event featuring some of the best makers in Western North Carolina!
Keep up with Artisan Spotlights and event details here
Interested in becoming a sponsor or volunteer? Email Kyzandrha at whitesquirrelartisansmarket@gmail.com.
We’re ready to kick off Spring 2024 with a bang!


Deerwoode Reserve | Eurosport presents the Chaser 250.

TailChaser 250 Fundraiser presented by Eurosport Asheville

April 19, 2024 3:00 pm - April 21, 2024 10:00 am Deerwoode Reserve (395 Riversedge Rd, Brevard, NC 28712)

Get revved up for best weekend of the year! Join us for the Tail Chaser 250, where you will experience an epic “ride at your own pace” dual sport adventure ride on the best scenic paved, gravel, and back roads in the Southeast. This in-person event is an absolute must for anyone who loves being on the motorcycle, hanging out with good people, and enjoying the beauty of the open road.

We’ll be returning to Deerwoode Reserve, situated along the French Broad River, just outside Brevard, NC, where we’ll gather for meals together in their new event pavilion, enjoy the property’s beauty, and stay both Friday and Saturday nights. We’ll be able to spread out in wide open fields for camping and cabins available for rent, and enjoy the view beyond.

Join Eurosport Asheville and the entire adventure motorcycle community to help raise essential funds for Muddy Sneakers and the Veterans Healing Farm. It’s an honor to donate 100% of the proceeds of Tail Chaser 250 to these organizations doing important work in our communities. We really appreciate your support!

So mark your calendars, gather your friends, and get ready to immerse yourself in a weekend of adventure and being a part of the motorcycle community. The Tail Chaser 250 is waiting for you – suit up and prepare for the best weekend of the year!

General Admission $100
Includes: Saturday breakfast, lunch, and dinner meals, event t-shirt, raffle ticket, and beer ticket. All attendees must have a GA pass.
On-Site Camping (optional) $20
Tent, Truck, Trailer, Camper, RV all welcome. NO Hookups.
Friday Night Dinner (optional) $10
When you purchase your ticket, you can also add a donation amount and buy raffle tickets!
On-Site Cabin Accommodation Available! The Deerwoode Reserve cabins are available to book online at deerwoode.com, and participants will get 10% off with CODE TC24. Discount is valid for Thursday 4/18 through 4/21. A 2-night minimum stay is required.
Deerwoode Reserve | Canoe, dock

3rd Annual Forks of the River Fly Fishing Festival

November 4, 2023 10:00 am - November 5, 2023 3:00 pm

We’ve had so much fun the last two years, we decided to make it a 2-Day event for the 3rd Annual Forks of the River Fly Fishing Festival!

This years event will be hosted at Deerwoode Reserve in Brevard, NC. With open event space, the French Broad River bordering the property and beautiful mountain view’s, Deerwoode’s location offers ample room for festival fun.

Details to be announced soon, but in the meantime, mark your calendars for November 4th and 5th to join in on live music, local vendors, fishing clinics, food trucks, raffles and more! Stay tuned to Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures Facebook Page for more info.

Deerwoode Reserve | A poster for the White Squirrel Arts Market.

White Squirrel Artisans Market ~ Free Community Event

October 21, 2023 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The next White Squirrel Artisans Market is scheduled for Saturday, October 21st from 12-5PM at Deerwoode Reserve. We will be featuring incredible artisans, small businesses, bands, food trucks, & family entertainment from the Western North Carolina area! This event is FREE & FAMILY-FRIENDLY.

Grand Olde Station & Local Harvester food trucks will be offering amazing food, The Roasted Roost will be serving up some delicious coffees & sweet treats, AND you’ll have the opportunity to shop from OVER 70 amazing WNC-based artisans while listening to live music by some of Brevard’s favorite musicians! We recommend bringing a chair (or even setting up a picnic) and posting up because these are some of WNC’s finest musicians.
Newfound Artisan is sponsoring a Live Demo at the event! Be sure to check that out.
RAFFLE! Be sure to enter our raffle for one of our baskets with items donated by local businesses AND WSAM artisans. 100% of money raised will be donated to a local nonprofit organization!
Be sure to follow our official Instagram and/or Facebook pages for artisan spotlights and exciting details! See you in October!


Winter Cabins: Big Log, Little Log, Otter, and Barn Cabins available through March 31. Get 4th night FREE with code WINTER2024