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Review of Horn in the West

Horn in the West
Ranked #1 of 1 Concerts & Shows in Boone
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed August 9, 2008

This outdoor show depicts life around the time of Daniel Boone and is performed in the evening by a great group of actors mostly from the East Coast. We were there on an August evening and it got quite cool so bring a sweater or blanket. You can rent a chair cushion for your chair for 50 cents (worth it). A few of the younger children were upset when some of the actors got "shot" so you may want to leave them home. It was educational and entertaining and if you eat dinner at the Dan'l Boone Inn you can get a discounted ticket ($5 off). You can also get a combo ticket and eat dinner from the Inn right there at the amphitheatre. If you're looking for great good go someplace else.

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