La Petite Chalet -  Swiss Alpine European Style Lodging
Welcome to La Petite Chalet. We hope you enjoy a new choice in lodging in Little Switzerland! Be sure to check out our FACEBOOK PAGE for LA PETITE CHALET by clicking on the BIG "F" on the bottom left of this page. It has lots of additional photos and positive reviews and comments from our wonderful past guests!!!!

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NC Mineral and Gem Festival
August 4-7, 2011
Spruce Pine, NC
Welcome to the North Carolina Mineral, Gem & Jewelry Festival website! Since the early 1950's Spruce Pine, North Carolina has been the host of the Festival and welcomed visitors from around the world to shop for beautiful jewelry, gemstones, minerals, beads, crystals, fossils and more! Even celebrities have been spotted at the Festival selecting their jewelry, gemstones and gifts! The Festival features gem, jewelry and mineral dealers from across the country showcasing their merchandise to fit every budget. Whether you are shopping for an engagement ring, a special stone for your own setting, a custom designed piece of jewelry or a special crystal display for your home, you can't miss the NC Mineral and Gem Festival. The NC Mineral, Gem and Jewelry Festival is directed by the Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce and supported by nearly 100 community volunteers. The Festival is an indoor festival so weather is never a problem! Set in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Spruce Pine, NC, Festival goers not only enjoy shopping during the four day Festival, but they also enjoy all that there is to do in our beautiful area. Check out our Area Attractions page to plan your visit to Spruce Pine and the NC Mineral, Gem and Jewelry Festival.