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Beer in Asheville

8 Ways to Celebrate the Spirit of Oktoberfest in Asheville

When it comes to fall in Asheville , the autumn colors are brilliant and the beer is brewing. Raise a glass in the spirit of Oktoberfest throughout the season. You’ll find September and October are rich with beer festivals. Asheville has more breweries per capita than any other city in the United States. There are more than 30 breweries in the Asheville area. So, you’ll easily be able

Fall 2016

Fall Color Photo Tour - October 17, 2016

Fall has arrived in western North Carolina!  Our Instagram , Facebook , and Twitter fans have been out taking incredible pictures. They've kindly shared their photos with us using the hashtag #VisitAsheville. Out of their beautiful images from the past weekend (October 14-16, 2016), we have created a photo tour of the mountains to show what some of the landmark spots are looking like

Barnaroo 2016

Win Tickets to Asheville Barnaroo!

Enjoy 18 acres of non-stop music over three days as you "Rock the Barn!" Kick off fall on an area farm with one of the biggest local music festivals of the season: Asheville Barnaroo 2016 at Franny's Farm in Leicester (just 20 minutes from downtown Asheville). The festival, put on by Skyland Automotive and musician Andrew Scotchie, is designed to showcase and celebrate local and

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Winners of the Fall in Love with Asheville Photo Contest Announced. We asked for your best and brightest fall color photos and you delivered. We received over 140 entries in our Fall in Love with Asheville photo contest, and after a full scale public vote and intense scrutiny from our panel of judges, we can now announce the winners. The grand prize winner receives $300, an Asheville prize pack

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

[WATCH] Asheville Fall Colors 2012

[WATCH] Asheville Fall Colors 2012

Video Showcases Fall Foliage Around Asheville and Blue Ridge Mountains. We went out and captured some of the beautiful scenery around the mountains and this is what's happening with fall foliage around Asheville  right now! If current weather conditions persist, we should experience peak conditions for the next couple of weeks. That means you still have time to catch a great fall color show.

Who Deserves To Win?

Who Deserves To Win?

Vote Now In Asheville's Fall Photo Contest. The Fall in Love With Asheville photo contest is in full swing with a number of beautiful fall images already submitted. Voting has officially begun and we need your help to select a winner.  Visit the contest site and click "view entries." From there you can vote for your favorite photo out of all of the submissions. Voting ends November 11.

Fall Color Rolling Down The Mountains

Fall Color Rolling Down The Mountains

Asheville  Fall Color Forecast for the Week of October 11, 2012. Grandfather Mountain - Photo by Skip Sickler Cooler weather passed through Asheville this week setting the wheels in motion for peak color in the lower elevations. Reports are coming in from around the Blue Ridge Mountains that indicate fall foliage will be visible not only on the higher elevations, but also across the lower

Fall Color Forecast - Sept. 26, 2012

Fall Color Forecast - Sept. 26, 2012

Discover Where To Find The Best and Brightest Fall Color This Week! The fall color around Asheville is really starting to show itself, especially in elevations around 3,500' and higher. Check out the full fall color report to learn what the experts are saying, and for our recommendations on the best hikes, drives, events and deals of the week. Fall Color Hunting This week we turn to Parker Andes,

Fall Color Forecast - Sept. 20, 2012

Fall Color Forecast - Sept. 20, 2012

Yellow Trees, Monarch Migration and Two Live Views. Fall color is starting to show itself. While much of the forest canopy is still lush with green leaves, the trees are definitely beginning to display splashes of color, specifically the yellow from sugar maples, mountain ash and birch trees. In the understory you'll notice that goldenrod has really come out in full force with bright yellow

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