2017 Labor Day Events in Asheville and WNC

The best part of a long Labor Day weekend is not laboring over anything—except maybe getting that old grill going. Labor Day marks the unofficial end to the summer season, and your last significant respite before after-school activities crank up, tourists rush in to see our beautiful fall colors, and (gasp!—already?) end-of-year holiday plans begin […]

2017 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC

Get out the face paint and fly those flags this Fourth of July weekend! If you’re keen to venture away from the home grill this year, there are many great fireworks shows across the region. Last year, our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations to help you narrow down your choices. But don’t […]

2017 Memorial Day Events across WNC

You wouldn’t know it from the warm spring this year, but we’re still a few weeks away from the official start of summer. For many, though, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer—a season of grilling, family-friendly events, and outdoor adventures. To celebrate the season, communities across Western North Carolina are holding art […]

The House(s) that Music Built: Warren Haynes Presents the Annual Christmas Jam

Twenty-eight years is a long time for anything. “It amazing to me that it’s still going on,” Warren Haynes said. “It’s getting bigger and better every year, and I don’t think we would have predicted that when we started it years ago.” While on tour in 2015, Haynes phoned in from Warsaw, Poland, to speak […]

Agents Answer: Where is the Best Street to See Holiday Lights?

Is there anything that inspires the holly, jolly spirit of the season more than holiday lights? Whether the greens and reds jazz you up for gift giving or the classic white lights make you reflect on your blessings for the year, there’s just something special about a tree of lights. And with nightfall coming so […]

2016 July 4th Events across WNC

Get ready to make freedom ring this Fourth of July weekend! There are so many great fireworks shows across the region, and our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations. But don’t sit around all day waiting for the light show! Whether you want to celebrate America’s birthday by bidding on antique cars, learning […]

2016 Memorial Day Events across WNC

  We’re still a few weeks away from the sun’s highest excursion above the equator as Earth makes its slow wobble around our star. But for many, the summer celebrations (and the ice cream cones!) cannot wait for the solstice—they begin this weekend, in celebration of Memorial Day. Communities across WNC are holding art tours, […]

Start Your Summer on the Lake

It’s Memorial Day weekend and that means it’s unofficial start of summer. If the word summer makes you want to start up the boat and head out on the lake, you should explore the many lakefront propertiesand communities of of Western North Carolina.   LAKE LURE The lake has much to offer, above and below the surface and along its […]

10 Magnificent Dining Rooms In Western North Carolina

The Most Important Room On Thanksgiving All over Western North Carolina #WNC, friends and family are preparing to gather everyone around the dining room table and enjoy the lovely smells of home cooked food, and the company of loved ones.  We’ve gathered photos of our most fabulous dining rooms from homes currently available for sale. […]

It’s Beginning To Get Spooky

This is a fun time of the year for everyone no matter how old. When else is it socially acceptable to dress up in costumes ranging from cute to bawdy. Several of the region’s neighborhoods are famous for their Halloween activities. Here are a few of the most popular. Waynesville – “Treats On The Streets” […]