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French Broad River

How to Experience the Good Life in Asheville

If you’ve visited the Asheville area you’ve probably heard of (or more likely become obsessed with) Malaprop's, an independent bookstore and café. “As a teenager, who lived a fairly sheltered life, it was the most magically enchanting place to visit,” says Ashley English, who’s based in the North Carolina city and the author of 11 books, including her


Hiking Black Mountain

Las Mejores Excursiones de Primavera en Asheville, NC

Con la llegada de la primavera, las montañas se tiñen de verde y la nueva estación trae consigo un estallido de color a los senderos de Asheville y sus alrededores. Cientos de tipos de flores silvestres aparecen en los senderos que conducen a paisajes impresionantes e imponentes cascadas. Estos senderos están entre los favoritos locales para ver las mejores floraciones


Pexels Super Bowl Pic

Ultimate Guide: Where to Watch Super Bowl LVIII in Asheville, NC

There are a lot of big questions entering Sunday’s Super Bowl LVIII contest in Las Vegas featuring the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Fransico 49ers (6:30 p.m. ET on CBS and Nickelodeon). Will Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes become only the fifth quarterback to win his third Super Bowl? Will Usher be the best halftime show ever? And most importantly, will we get a postgame confetti kiss


Songwriting competition

The country's top new songwriters to compete in Asheville at Citizen Vinyl

Asheville will play host to a premier songwriting showcase on Saturday, Nov. 18 as eight finalists from across the country compete and perform for a chance to record a free album at Citizen Studios. NewSong Music Performance & Songwriting Competition will be held at Citizen Vinyl with artists from North Carolina, Texas, Louisiana, Georgia, Tennessee and Massachusetts performing original music


Asheville Championship 2

The Ultimate Guide to the 2023 Asheville Championship Basketball Tournament

Welcome basketball fans to the third edition of the Asheville Championship... and to our beautiful mountain town! Get an exciting first look at some potential bracket busters in March while making the most of a quick Asheville vacation with our guide on where to stay and what to do, see and eat in Asheville between games. Schedule, Teams and How to Attend Harrah's Cherokee


Summit Coffee Co

Where to Get Your Pumpkin Spice Latte Fix in Asheville

In Asheville, fall's arrival is heralded by some telltale signs: crisp mountain breezes, chunky knit sweaters, and leaves ablaze in vibrant hues. And, of course—Pumpkin. Spice. Everything.  This warming spice blend makes its way into our world every September, turning our coffee cups into cozy, cinnamon-scented cauldrons of caffeine. And while the traditional pumpkin spice

Fall Zip

8 Unique Ways to See Fall Color in Asheville

The autumnal bliss that overtakes Asheville throughout the fall months is not something to be missed. There’s nothing like a mid-October drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway or a hike in the Blue Ridge Mountains, so check out these great spots for some scenic splendor.  But, with one of the longest and most vibrant fall color seasons in the nation, there are so many different


Fall moon

How To Spend Halloween in Asheville

photo by: ezekiel_coppersmith With the crisp arrival of autumn, Asheville also welcomes a magical time of secrets, surprises, and a hint of the supernatural. Experience the thrill of spooky season in the Asheville area—from late-night drives along the Blue Ridge Parkway to delicious fall treats, special seasonal events and more—with our guide below. Haunted Tours and