The Blue Ridge Parkway National Park Opens Up – May 9th 2020

By |2020-05-09T17:00:07+00:00May 9th, 2020|Asheville NC hiking, blue ridge parkway, site seeing in and around Asheville, Things to do in Asheville, Uncategorized|

As Coronavirus Restrictions Loosen in Western North Carolina, The Blue Ridge Parkway is opening in Phases. Beginning on May 9, 2020, a small section of the Blue Ridge Parkway in Western North Carolina will reopen.  Much more of the Blue [...]

Zip Line Tours – Navitat Canopy Tours and Adventures Near Asheville, North Carolina

By |2020-04-22T20:35:45+00:00April 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|

Stay Home, Stay Safe: See COVID-19 Updates for Asheville & Western North Carolina Note: *For the health and safety of our Western North Carolina & world community, Navitat - Adventures and Zip Line Canopy Tours - is currently closed, with potential [...]

Grovewood Galleries & Biltmore Industries – A Guided Tour – April through December 2018

By |2020-04-10T16:02:56+00:00June 16th, 2018|Asheville History, Asheville museum, grove park inn, Grovewood Gallery|

Enjoy a most interesting and "not to miss" tour at the Grovewood Galleries, in the former Biltmore Industries complex.  The tour takes you through the Homespun museum and "dye house," all located & tucked away, just across the street from [...]

Southern Conference | SoCon Basketball Championships again in Asheville, NC March 1-5 2018

By |2020-04-10T16:02:59+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

March Madness is just around the corner!!  SoCon Basketball Championships will again be held in Asheville, NC and the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina. North Carolina loves basketball and Asheville loves hosting the Southern Conference Basketball Championship Tournament!!  Again [...]

First Friday Art Walks in Downtown Asheville Art District (DAAD) & Lexington Glassworks. 2017 – Just three left this year!

By |2020-04-10T16:03:06+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

First Friday Art Walks in Downtown Asheville Art District (DAAD) & Lexington Glassworks. 2017 - Just three left this year!Visit the Downtown Asheville Art District (DAAD) through the First Friday Art Walks on the first Friday of each month, this year, 2017, [...]

What is a Luthier? Enjoy a Jam Session & Luthier Craft Exhibit at Smith-McDowell House Museum

By |2020-04-10T16:03:08+00:00September 18th, 2017|Arts and Crafts, Asheville arts, Asheville History, Asheville museum, Smith-McDowell House Museum|

The Smith-McDowell House Museum is a delightful little Asheville museum, conveniently located on the grounds of the AB-Tech campus on Victoria Road - tucked right between downtown Asheville and Biltmore Village - near the South Slope and River Arts Districts. [...]

Annual Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands, 2017 Asheville, NC

By |2020-04-10T16:03:12+00:00June 29th, 2017|Arts and Crafts, Asheville arts, Grovewood Gallery, National Arts and Crafts Conference, Things to do in Asheville, US Cellular Center of Asheville|

The Annual Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands, 2017 is celebrating its 70th anniversary!Always an amazing event to attend, the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands is a wonderful way to view local craftspeople / makers and their works.  Enjoy both viewing, [...]