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Since February 1980, when Christmas tree growers in Watauga County first organized, the High Country has become a prime destination for Christmas trees. According to the Watauga County Christmas Tree Association, North Carolina ranks second in the U.S. for live Christmas tree production.

Join the Mountain Girl Artisan Guild for its premier event on Dec. 7. Come peruse the work of four local artisans at the home of Berkeley Brown in an intimate and joyful holiday setting from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7.