Celebrate the Scottish-Irish heritage with Celtic weekend at the Omni Grove Park Inn. Performances include Seven Nations and Gaelic Storm. Tickets $49 per person.
Six more weeks of winter? Get the Groundhog Day forecast from Nibbles at the WNC Nature Center, 2 to 3 pm; $8 adults/$4 kids. Or head up to Chimney Rock Park for a visit with Grady the Groundhog, 11 to 1.
Brave the frigid temps for a good cause with the Lake Junaluska Polar Plunge. Proceeds benefit Haywood Waterways. 11:30 to 2 Saturday. $25.
Get kissed by a dog! The Asheville Humane Society’s 3rd annual “Kiss-a-Bull” fundraiser features “Beemer” the sweet canine cutie who has her very own kissing booth! $5 gets you a picture and a kiss and benefits animal rescue efforts.