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Top 5 Places to Shop in Asheville

Top 5 Places to Shop in Asheville

Plus: Shopping District Cheat Sheet In a recent online poll , Asheville fans named their favorite places to go shopping. You nominated more than 40 favorite shops and boutiques, and here are the top five, in descending order of popularity: 5. Tops for Shoes A downtown icon for more than 50 years, people love Tops  for their great service, wide variety of sizes and widths, and huge selection

Best Bets For Asheville Shopping During Tax Free Weekend

Best Bets For Asheville Shopping During Tax Free Weekend

The Dow may be down, but we can all take steps to improve it this weekend with some tax free shopping in Asheville . The annual North Carolina tax free weekend gears up today and runs through Sunday, August 7. Here's a list of items you can buy that fall under the tax free category. Clothing, footwear, and school supplies under $100 Sports and recreation equipment under $50 Computers under $3,500

Happening Now! Photos & Video From Bele Chere

Happening Now! Photos & Video From Bele Chere

Bele Chere has officially kicked off in the streets of downtown Asheville . Here's some scenes from today that will give you a taste of what to expect. Local Vendors Best deal I saw for street food Ultimate Air Dogs! Clothing & Art Street Scene Silver Drummer A Taste of Asheville - local eats Questions? Look for the information signs Street scene Incredible Art Enjoy this video by Big Nasty

Fashion Tips for Bele Chere

Fashion Tips for Bele Chere

Local Ashevillian and writer for the Mountain Xpress, Alli Marshall , has outlined her fashion do's and don'ts for this year's Bele Chere festival. Never fear though, if you find yourself unprepared there are plenty of places around town to shop for the items you need. Do: • Wear plenty of sunscreen and a hat. Skip the ball cap (you'll sunburn your ears) and try a wide-brimmed straw hat, a

Holiday Shopping and Fall Crafts in Asheville

Holiday Shopping and Fall Crafts in Asheville

Christmas shopping should be fun! In Asheville, you can avoid tension, bad attitudes and long lines by strolling our pedestrian-friendly shopping districts and visiting independent, locally-owned boutiques and galleries. Find one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your list from the outdoor adventurer to the eclectic collector to the farm-to-table foodie . The Big Crafty Holiday Show Returns! Hosted