The Apple Barn is on Hwy 194 on the grounds of the Valle Crucis Conference Center, approximately 10 miles from downtown Boone.
From Watauga County
- Take 105 towards Foscoe.
- Turn onto Broadstone Rd (watch for Ham Shoppe at the stoplight near the bridge where 105 crosses over the Watauga River.).
- Stay on Broadstone Rd for about 3 miles. Watch for the Mast Annex and Candy Barrel store. After the Annex and Candy Barrel, turn left onto 194
- Go 1 mile. The Apple Barn is on Right, it's a big red barn. Lot's of room to park on the grass.
From Farther Away
- Excellent directions to the Apple Barn from NC, TN, VA, SC, and GA are on the Valle Crucis Conference Center site. The Apple Barn is on the Valle Crucis Conference Center property.
The Valle Crucis Conference Center has made it possible for our dance community to enjoy contra dancing at the Apple Barn by significantly reducing the rate at which the Barn is rented. We truly appreciate their generosity. It is an excellent facility, with a fantastic dance floor and great atmosphere. Learn more about the history of the Apple Barn and the Valle Crucis Conference Center