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Recent Asheville Press Releases

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Appalachian Spring Vacation Ideas

  • March 19, 2013

Spring: The color season no one talks about. Colors are beginning to dot the landscape near Asheville, as the first day of spring arrives. The majestic Blue Ridge Mountains make headlines each...

Announcing Foodtopia for the People

  • April 1, 2011

ATLANTA (April 1, 2010)-Atlanta foodies...start your taste buds! This April, Asheville is packing up its culinary and craft beer culture and heading to the big city. Foodtopia for the People will...

Win President Obama's Getaway

  • June 9, 2010

Summer travelers can win a vacation getaway worthy of an American President. With the first official days of summer just around the corner, travelers can follow the footsteps of President and First...

Asheville Named "Beer City USA"

  • May 27, 2010

More than 19,000 votes and hundreds of heated comments and blog posts marked a neck-n-neck tie-breaker for the title of "BeerCity USA 2010" in an online poll celebrating American Craft Beer...