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TIME LAPSE VIDEO: Downtown Asheville Comes to Life + Giveaway!

TIME LAPSE VIDEO: Downtown Asheville Comes to Life + Giveaway!

Stunning photography captures city in motion From sunrise to sunset, every day in Asheville, N.C. offers so much to discover--from music, art and shopping to local dining, craft beer and historic attractions. Downtown Asheville boasts one of the largest collections of Art Deco architecture in the Southeast, and the city was recently named one of Frommer's "Best Places to Go in 2015." Watch this

Blue Ridge Busking

Blue Ridge Busking

Asheville Insider Tip: Enjoy Live Performances in Downtown Asheville. You know it's officially summer time when the air in downtown Asheville fills with the music of so many wonderful street musicians, artists and entertainers. Those familiar with downtown can easily identify the music of Bobby Sax and rhythmic beat of the Silver Drummer Girl, but each year ushers in a fresh crop of entertainers

Farm Burger Asheville

Farm Burger Asheville

Asheville Foodspotting: Burgers and Bocce. Carnivores looking to sink their teeth into an incredible burger should venture to downtown Asheville's newest restaurant, Farm Burger . Originally from the Atlanta area, this burger businesses is serious about using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, and proudly display the farms they support on the wall. Proving that they are more than the average

Easter 2013 in Asheville

Easter 2013 in Asheville

Holiday Trip Planner: Enjoy Your Extended Easter Weekend in Asheville. Looking for some cool ways to spend your Easter break? Here are some of the top things to do around Asheville and the mountains. 1. Easter sunrise at Chimney Rock Park – Spectacular 75-mile views await during Chimney Rock's annual sunrise service. Gates open at 5AM for the 6:30 service and there is no admission for this

A Christmas Deal From Hotel Indigo

A Christmas Deal From Hotel Indigo

Asheville's Hotel Indigo Offers the Griswold Family Discount. Click the photo to see full details. Here's a clever new deal from the Hotel Indigo in downtown Asheville. They're offering refuge from those crazy family gatherings with a 15% discount during the Christmas holiday. This special is valid from December 23 - 26, 2012, with a two night stay. If you want to book this deal, call 828-239-0239

Sunshine After the Storm

Sunshine After the Storm

Photos of the Day: Fall Beauty Around Downtown Asheville. This week, Hurricane Sandy delivered an early blast of snow to the higher elevations across the mountains. While Asheville received a dusting that quickly melted, the storm has kickstarted an early ski season for places like Cataloochee Ski . Conditions in Asheville are now clear and sunny, with this weekend promising to bring warmer

Full Moon Rising

Full Moon Rising

Photo of the Day: Fall by Moonlight. Thanks to Asheville fan, Gary Caton , for sharing his photo of the full moon passing behind the beautiful Jackson building in downtown Asheville . You can see the early fall color shining through in the foreground. Discover other fall photos being submitted to our photo contest , running all month long. Downtown Asheville by Moonlight -Photo  © 2012 Gary P

16 Ways To See A Mountain View

16 Ways To See A Mountain View

Hotel Indigo Adding 16 New Rooms With Amazing Views. Looking for a room with a mountain view? The Hotel Indigo , a stylish boutique located in downtown Asheville , is adding 16 beautifully appointed rooms to their top two floors.  Originally built for use as condos (which housed stars of the recent film, The Hunger Games ), the space has now been retrofitted for luxury suites.

Find Your Rhythm

Find Your Rhythm

[WATCH] Friday Night's in Asheville Belong to the Drum Circle. A local videographer, Erik Olsen, captured this lively scene from the Asheville drum circle . This Friday night tradition occurs during the warmer months downtown in Pritchard Park. Everyone is encouraged to participate. You can drum, dance or just stand around and gawk at the crowd. It's always quite the scene. Other things to

Tupelo Honey Recipe

Tupelo Honey Recipe

Tupelo Honey Cafe How To: Root Beer Molasses-Glazed Pork Tenderloin. The recipe is a house favorite and is also available in the Tupelo Honey Cafe Cookbook. It's a perfect example of New South flavors and scratch-made fun! Tupelo Honey Cafe , located in downtown Asheville , is a mecca for locals and tourists alike.  Check out more recipes from Asheville chefs.

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