Attractions

NOTICE: Asheville attractions, tours and experiences are opening slowly with new protocols for the safety of staff and guests. Opening procedures and offerings differ from business to business. Check individual business listings and websites for the latest information and open status and hours of operation.
 

Immerse yourself in the perennial beauty of Asheville’s natural wonders, be enchanted by the by-gone era of America’s Gilded Age, or embark upon a thrilling zipline adventure through the forest canopy. With activities that appeal to every traveler, create an Asheville experience all your own through one of our many unique attractions.

  • by Cat Kessler

    Biltmore Estate Events for Spring 2020 Biltmore Blooms 2020: April 1-May 21, 2020 Welcome spring in high style with more than 130,000 flowers, blooming in gardens fit for a Vanderbilt. At Biltmore Blooms, the estate's annual festival of flowers, … read more

  • by Del Holston

    Unlock the Secrets to Asheville’s Storied Past Among the tree-lined streets of Asheville lies a rich history waiting to be discovered. Take a trip back in time with local historians to learn how our thriving mountain town came to be, and about … read more

  • by Asheville Insider

    The Entries in the National Gingerbread House Competition Go On Public Display Each Year in Asheville For the Holidays. 2020-2021 National Gingerbread House Competition Viewing: Dates to be announced See the nation's most creative and incredible … read more

  • by Asheville Insider

    America’s largest home transforms each holiday season for an awe-inspiring tradition in Asheville, N.C. that dates back more than 120 years. 2019-2020 Christmas at Biltmore Dates: Nov. 6, 2020-Jan. 10, 2021 Welcome the holiday season in style … read more

  • by K.C. Cronin

    Asheville’s Ancient Connections Beyond the stunning Art Deco architecture, the sounds of drums in Pritchard Park on a Friday night and the smell of Mexico as you pass White Duck Taco - stop and ponder this…you are in the shadows of a … read more

  • by Julie Wunder

    Enjoy Tasty Mountain Charm With an Artistic Twist It is easy to fall in love with Black Mountain. The charming downtown is packed with top-notch restaurants, art galleries and unique shops. Rockers line the streets, begging you to take a break and … read more