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Horn in the West

591 Horn in the West Dr, Boone, NC 28607-4283
+1 828-264-2120
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Amazing re-enactment

Don't miss this reenactment of Daniel Boone' North Carolina experience. It's educational... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kelly K
Cumming, Georgia
History at its Best

We had a great evening at the outdoor drama Horn in the West. Make sure you plan time to visit the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Morganton, North Carolina
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Produced since 1952 by Southern Appalachian Historical Association, Inc. 501(C)3, "Horn in the West" is a tale of the birth of a great nation and the courageous efforts of the founding pioneers. Southern Appalachian Historical Association celebrates and preserves the diverse cultural heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountain region. Centered around Daniel Boone and the fight for American Independence, SAHA engages individuals through historical education and cultural entertainment.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 20:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
591 Horn in the West Dr, Boone, NC 28607-4283
+1 828-264-2120
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Reviewed yesterday

Don't miss this reenactment of Daniel Boone' North Carolina experience. It's educational, entertaining, very professional. Loved it! The actress that played the judges wife was hilarious

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great evening at the outdoor drama Horn in the West. Make sure you plan time to visit the living history museum and listen to the guides during the visit...it made the play easier to understand for my son. I would definitely recommend...More

Thank mbarrier
Reviewed 4 days ago

we went to see the show on our last night in Boone and we are really glad we did! it was a lot better then anticipated, good story, good acting and enough action. Also glad that we arrived an hour earlier and where able to...More

Thank TheRiversideLodge
Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I have been visiting the Boone-Blowing Rock area for 20 years, and finally decided to take our boys (ages 9 & 14) to the Horn in The West show. It was excellent! Enough action to keep the boys on the edge of...More

Thank Jonesn4Fun
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This show has been going on for years !! It really is a gem that most likely won't be around much longer!! The cast was outstanding and my 6 year old thought it was the coolest thing ever !! There is lots of gun fire...More

Thank lovetotrip12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went with our families when we were children and going back together as adults was a wonderful date night on vacation! I really hope this production continues. The actors, singers, dancers... EVERYONE did a great job! Even the guy who welcomed...More

Thank Teach4NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The boys sat through the entire play enthralled! They said they loved this play and wanted to go back the next night. When asked if you wanted to meet the performers, they were ecstatic. They had their pic made with their favorite performer and he...More

Thank GrandMonie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love outdoor dramas and this one has been on our "To Do" List for quite some time. We called 1 day ahead and were able to get great seats. We received a student discount and AAA discount for the rest of us (it was...More

Thank deeremom430
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were trying to find some interesting things to do in Boone NC, and one thing that was highly recommended was the Horn In The West Drama. It was very interesting and I throughly enjoyed the singing and the atmosphere! The night Sunday July 1,...More

Thank Genese55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was a part of a large tour group who booked dinner with Dan'l and got VIP Ickes for the drama. As a forty something I enjoyed the introductory talk by several of the characters and the living museum more than anything else. I was...More

Thank JetSetUBet
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25 June 2017|
Response from Christine B | Reviewed this property |
Once inside you can buy drinks and snack type food. Around Horn there are many restaurants to choose from.
17 January 2017|
Response from Michelle L | Property representative |
Hi Femommy, 2017 performances run June 23 through August 5. We hope you will join us, possibly around Independence Day weekend, when we celebrate 18th century style with a reading of the Declaration of Independence! Phone... More
9 August 2016|
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Response from pongdidlydong | Reviewed this property |
The play has ended for the year. Tickets are about $20