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48 Hours in Canton: Under the Apple-Boughs, Down by the Mill

Located about halfway between West Asheville and Waynesville, just off Interstate 40, Canton is a modern snapshot of a classic mill town. The downtown district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and many of the unique and beautiful bungalows and buildings once built for mill workers and managers are still intact. Whether […]

Pints in Paper Town: BearWaters Brewing Reopens in Canton

Driving around downtown Canton on a recent weekend, it was weird to have a hard time finding a parking space. In most Western North Carolina communities during the busy summer tourist season, this is the norm. But, for the blue-collar paper mill town of Canton, finding a parking spot has never been an issue. That […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Outdoor Spots for a Beverage in WNC?

From its epicenter in Asheville to tiny enclaves around Western North Carolina, craft beverages are a big draw for people from near and far. The number of local craft breweries (close to 70 in the region!) is matched only by their quality, uniqueness, and seasonal ingredients. But our love of handcrafted drinks doesn’t stop there! […]

2020 July 4th Events (Still Happening) in Asheville and across WNC

It’s Independence Day, and we’re ready to celebrate our country and enjoy all the highlights of the occasion—Face paint, flags, and fried food! Even while many communities are still social distancing, you can celebrate in style at events across the region. Whether you want to make freedom ring by learning about our local heritage, celebrating […]

9 Breweries West of Asheville You Need to Visit [Interactive Map]

Did you know that Western North Carolina has close to 70 craft breweries? And the vast majority of those are homegrown! From its epicenter in Asheville to tiny enclaves around the region, craft brewing is a big draw for people from near and far. The number of local craft breweries is matched only by their […]

Help Us Choose the Best Waterfront Home in WNC: Round 1

Which Waterfront Home is the Best? Click the button below your favorite photo to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this month’s contest showcase the many quality waterfront homes available throughout Western North Carolina. Learn more about each one below, and click through for even […]

Help Us Choose the Best Media Room in WNC: Round 3

Which Home has the Best Media Room? Click the button below your favorite photo to vote now. Click the photo to see the listing. About the Homes: The homes featured in this month’s contest showcase the many quality media rooms in homes throughout Western North Carolina. Learn more about each one below, and click through […]