Enjoy stories told by firelight and rare after-dark tours of Grandfather Mountain that include a visit to the bear habitat, an owl prowl and the chance to meet the mountain’s nocturnal educational animals. Online registration opens Aug. 28. Participants must be at least 8 years old. Call 800-468-7325 or visit grandfather.com/events/creatures-of-the-night-and-bonfire-delight/ for more information. Event repeats on Oct. 4, 2014.