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Mountain food traditions, harvest adventures thrive in Appalachia

  • August 7, 2013

Regional foods shine in Asheville with culinary travel packages and fall recipes Quick Links: 6 Harvest Adventures | Packages & Deals | Recipes | Images Media Contact: Dodie Stephens (828) 257-4959 dstephens@exploreasheville.com High-Res Photos: More Info: News Releases RSS YouTube RSS Asheville on Facebook Asheville on Twitter Press Room ASHEVILLE, N.C. (August 7, 2013) — Top chefs and

BEER-CATION: New breweries, tours & tastings draw craft beer fans to WNC

  • April 4, 2013

Asheville rocks North Carolina Beer Month with music video, vacation giveaway Quick Links: Video | Contest | Brew News | Images Media Contact: Dodie Stephens dstephens@exploreasheville.com 828.257.4959 | @AshevilleTravel High-Res Photos: More Info: News Releases RSS YouTube RSS Asheville on Facebook Asheville on Twitter Press Room ASHEVILLE, N.C. (Apr. 9, 2013) - Consumers continue to lift their

Appalachian Spring Vacation Ideas

  • March 19, 2013

Asheville's Secret Gardens & Storybook Blooms Quick Links: Timelapse Video | Weekly Bloom Report | 8 Amazing Gardens | Packages & Deals | Images Media Contact: Dodie Stephens 828.257.4959 dstephens@exploreasheville.com High-Res Photos: Embed our timelapse video: More Info: News Releases RSS YouTube RSS Asheville on Facebook Asheville on Twitter Press Room ASHEVILLE, N.C. (March 19, 2013)

Christmas Decorating Ideas from Biltmore and Best Holiday Recipes

  • November 30, 2012

Asheville, North Carolina offers Pinterest recipes and Christmas gift ideas for a uniquely homemade holiday Quick Links: Infographic | Pinterest Contest | Holiday Stats | Links | About | Images Media Contact: Cat Kessler ckessler@exploreasheville.com 828.258.6135 | @AshevilleTravel High-Res Photos: Share It: Tweet More Info: News Releases RSS YouTube RSS Asheville on Facebook Asheville on Twitter

Fall Colors Surge: Peak Foliage Coming Soon to Asheville, N.C.

  • October 17, 2012

Autumn Forecast Update: Weekly color report identifies best and brightest of fall season Media Contact: Dodie Stephens dstephens@exploreasheville.com 828.257.4959 |  @AshevilleTravel HD Broll Footage: High-Res Photos: Online Resources: FallintheMountains.com Weekly Fall Color Report , starting September 13 Asheville Concierge’s “Fall Deal of the Day” Scenic Drives, Rides and

Weather Experts Target Western N.C. as Best Bet for Fall Colors

  • August 21, 2012

Favorable Blue Ridge Mountain forecast encourages travelers to book early this fall season Media Contact: Dodie Stephens dstephens@exploreasheville.com 828.257.4959 |  @AshevilleTravel High-Res Photos: Online Resources: FallintheMountains.com Weekly Fall Color Report , starting September 13 Asheville Concierge’s “Fall Deal of the Day” Scenic Drives, Rides and Hikes Fall tips

Movie Fans Get Hungry for the Hunger Games

  • February 23, 2012

Asheville Travel Packages: Survival Skills, Celebrity Suites Star Stalking In Brief: The Hunger Games  was filmed in the Blue Ridge Mountains around the Asheville area. The young celebrity cast stayed in Asheville during filming and spent their free time enjoying many of the things to do. Visitors can have their own celebrity experience with a  Hunger Games travel package . Share It: Mov

B-Boy Santa Invades Asheville & Gives Away Grand Vacation

  • December 1, 2011

In Brief: Bboy Santa has invaded Asheville and inspired a holiday vacation giveaway. In Asheville's holiday video, Dancing Santa shows off his break-dancing moves at iconic Asheville locations. The holiday season in Asheville is filled with festive events and performances. Go to DancingSantaAsheville.com and enter to win. Visit our gallery to  download photos of Bboy Santa . Share It: Tweet

Asheville's Top Tourism Official Resigns to Take Job in Tampa

  • October 21, 2011

ASHEVILLE, NC (October 21, 2011) - Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) Executive Vice President and Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority (BCTDA) Executive Director Kelly Miller resigned today to accept the position of president and CEO at Tampa Bay & Company, the official tourism promotion agency for that region. Miller has been with the CVB, a department of the Asheville

Fall Color Wars: Forecasts Fuel Friendly/Colorful Competition

  • September 6, 2011

ASHEVILLE, NC (Sept. 6, 2011)-Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. While a traveler's favorite fall color destination may be based on personal preference or sentimental connection, biologists and foliage experts in Western North Carolina are making the case that 2011 could put the Blue Ridge Mountains at the top of the (leaf) pile. Expert predictions are in agreement that environmental conditions