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With dozens of arts and crafts galleries, retail and antique shops, as well as fresh finds and local food products at dozens of farmer tailgate markets in the region, Asheville is a shopper's paradise.
Every street downtown leads to a treasure-trove of uncommon businesses that could only flourish in Asheville. There is a diverse mix of shopping malls and shopping districts, along with specialty stores like clothing and jewelry stores, toy and children's shops, and outfitters.
Lose yourself in the block-long Grove Arcade, a shopping and dining destination in one location. Built as a planned community in the late 1890s, Historic Biltmore Village features peddle-dash homes once belonging to George Vanderbilt and now featuring elegant restaurants, and interesting boutiques and galleries.
Ariel Gallery Asheville's contemporary craft collective. Featuring a wide range of fine craft created by its preeminent local members. Ariel Gallery: for the Well Crafted Life.
Local craftsmanship that is unusual and affordable is the gold standard at Art From The Heart on historic Cherry Street in downtown Black Mountain. A native of the Blue Ridge Mountains, gallery owner Dee Sharp's love of mountain life is expressed …more
Asheville Adventure Rentals, a locally-owned and operated business, is a full-service gear rental, retail and instruction company located in Asheville, NC. High-quality rental and retail inventory includes whitewater, recreational and touring boats, …more
VISION: Our vision is a collaborative and thriving arts ecology recognized for its critical role in the economic and social health of Buncombe County. MISSION: The Asheville Area Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) non-profit institution whose mission is …more
Take a self-guided tour of the Downtown Asheville Art District and explore the diverse art and craft found in the twenty five downtown Asheville galleries and museums. First Friday Art Walks are held downtown on the first Fridays of every month, …more