SoCon Travel Information

The road to the NCAA Final Four starts in Asheville. Don’t miss this opportunity to see some of the nation’s best conference tournament action as the Southern Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships presented by General Shale will take place March 3-7, 2016 at the US Cellular Center. In addition, the Arby’s Southern Conference Wrestling Championships will take place March 5, 2016 at Kimmel Arena.

SoCon Tournament week has become an annual rite of spring in the Asheville community. Enjoy spending time in a city you’ve heard so much about. With excellent restaurants, breweries, shopping and activities, Asheville is a city with something for everyone.

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  • The road to the NCAA Final Four starts in Asheville. Don’t miss this opportunity to see some of the nation’s best conference tournament action … read more

  • Where to eat in Asheville: Our restaurants run the gamut from Mediterranean to vegetarian, four-star cuisine to down-home cooking … read more

  • Boasting more breweries per capita than any U.S. city, roughly 100 local beers can be enjoyed in Asheville, served on draft and in bottles … read more

  • Filled with natural wonders and architectural treasures, you’ll come to understand the allure of Asheville. Discover for yourself all there is to do … read more

  • From serene mountain hikes to adrenaline-fueled escapades, these Asheville trip ideas appeal to outdoor explorers, foodies, and families alike … read more

  • Check out up-to-date schedules, buy tickets to games, and book hotels at SoConTravel.com … read more

The SoCon Men’s Basketball Championships will include teams from 10 schools:

  • Chattanooga
  • The Citadel
  • East Tennessee State
  • Furman
  • Mercer
  • UNCG
  • Samford
  • VMI
  • Western Carolina
  • Wofford

The SoCon Women’s Basketball Championships will include teams from 8 schools:

  • Chattanooga
  • East Tennessee State
  • Furman
  • Mercer
  • UNCG
  • Samford
  • Western Carolina
  • Wofford

The SoCon Wrestling Championships will include teams from 8 schools:

  • Appalachian State
  • Campbell
  • Chattanooga
  • The Citadel
  • Davidson
  • Gardner-Webb
  • Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
  • VMI