Prefer a more relaxed adventure? Take a drive down the Blue Ridge Parkway and observe the beauty of one of the country’s longest-lasting color displays from the comfort of your own car. Known as “America’s Favorite Drive,” the Blue Ridge Parkway offers amazing vistas and views of fall foliage. There are dozens of don't miss views along this road. In its almost 500-mile span, this road intersects Asheville four times, winding in and out of the bustling city.
The city plays host to a number of fall festivals, music events and performances, and there are more than 40 small farmers markets located in the region.