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, [...]

The Ingles Independence Day Celebration at Pack Square Park, July 4 2017, Asheville, NC

By |2020-04-10T16:03:16+00:00June 28th, 2017|4th of July, Asheville Downtown, Asheville Festivals, independence day, Things to do in Asheville, things to do with Children in Asheville|

Pack Square Park in the heart of Downtown Asheville will be a wonderful place to spend the 4th of July – a free event, all afternoon and through the evening (2pm – 10pm) with food, festivities, activities for kids, live [...]

Spring at the Biltmore Estate – “Biltmore Blooms 2016”

By |2020-04-10T16:03:22+00:00March 12th, 2016|Asheville Christmas Events, biltmore, Biltmore Blooms, easter egg hunt, Pet friendly Activities, site seeing in and around Asheville, The Biltmore Estate, Things to do in Asheville|

Spring at the Biltmore Estate is something quite special.  Tulips abound in the cooler and early days of "Biltmore Blooms."  March 19th can be a little early to enjoy the abundant beauty and May 26th can be a little late, [...]

Asheville Beer Expo Feb 27, 2016 at The Venue Downtown Asheville

By |2020-04-10T16:03:23+00:00February 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|

The First Annual Asheville Beer Expo will be held at The Venue in Downtown Asheville and hosted by the Asheville Brewers Alliance.  This inaugural event offers two sessions, each session with 4 unique panel (although beers poured at each session [...]

Basketball’s Southern Conference 2015 in Asheville, NC Again!

By |2020-04-10T16:03:25+00:00February 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|

North Carolina loves basketball and Asheville loves hosting the Southern Conference (SoCon) Basketball Tournament - yes, back in Asheville again this March 2015, 5th through 9th and remaining in Asheville, at least through the 2017 Season!  Asheville loves calling the [...]

Third Annual Asheville Marathon at the Biltmore Estate

By |2020-04-10T16:03:35+00:00January 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Third Annual Asheville Marathon will once again be at the Biltmore Estate, Sunday March 15th 2015, beginning at 7:30 am. While it is sold out, with 1,400 participants, there is now a wait list and if you don't get in [...]

“Winter Lights” at the NC Arboretum Christmas 2014

By |2020-04-10T16:03:37+00:00November 29th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Winter Lights, new this season at the NC Arboretum. The North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville, NC has joined with Jerry Stripling, former designer for Walt Disney World ®'s holiday decorations and special projects for a magnificent and unique Christmas Lights [...]

Blue Ridge Parkway Overview from Mount Mitchell to Mount Pisgah, NC/ Asheville Corridor

By |2020-04-10T16:03:50+00:00March 24th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Atop Craggy Pinnacle, looking down upon Craggy Visitor CenterIf you are looking for day trips along the Blue Ridge Parkway from Asheville, NC, there is a beautiful 60 mile segment from Mount Mitchell, the highest elevation east of the Mississippi [...]