Hood Huggers International - Tours

  • Stephens-Lee Recreation Center
  • 30 George Washington Carver Avenue
  • Asheville, NC 28801
  • Phone: (828) 275-5305
  • Region: Downtown

Hood Tours: “Art Driving Social Change”

Hood Tours is an interactive tour focusing on Asheville’s African-American resilient history and future in the arts, environmentalism and entrepreneurship. The tour visits neighborhoods with active green spaces, art, and grassroots initiatives. Hood Tours is a social enterprise that provides opportunities for young people while helping to spark more grassroots economic development in these resilient communities. The tour van can accommodate up to 9 people at a time. We also offer walking tours of specific neighborhoods. Each tour lasts between 1.5 and two hours.

Asheville African-American History and Current Day Culture Tours

Learn about African-American heritage in Asheville.

Amenities
Music by Type
  • Hip-Hop/Rap
  • Other
  • R&B/Soul
Artists
  • Available for Commission Work
  • Available for Demonstrations
  • Offering Classes and Workshops
  • Offering Group Services
Performance Arts by Type
  • Spoken Word
Visual Arts by Type
  • Public Art/Murals
  • Sculpture
Admission
  • Admission Charge
  • Reservations Required
  • Reservations Required for Groups
Attraction Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Handicap Accessibility
Group Tour/Motorcoach
  • Motorcoach Parking
  • Tour Group Check-In
  • Tour Group Greeter