2021 Labor Day Events in Asheville and WNC

Summer weather is still stubbornly holding out for at least a few more weeks. But for many, the activities of summer will soon come to an end. Labor Day marks the unofficial end to the season: Vacations have been had. Children are back in school. There is a slight lull in tourism across Western North […]

12 WNC Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss This Summer

There’s always something to do in Western North Carolina, and that’s never more true than during summer festival season. Our region hosts special events throughout the summer months that draw crowds of locals and visitors alike for family fun. Enjoy fun in the sun for the whole family! Don’t miss these popular summer festivals around […]

2021 July 4th Events 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! While some communities are still social distancing, you can celebrate in style at a variety of fireworks shows and other events across the region. If you have trouble choosing, our agents weighed […]

2021 Memorial Day Events in Asheville and across WNC

Our communities are hardly back to “business as usual.” But with a significant proportion of the community vaccinated, people across Western North Carolina are feeling optimistic about ringing in the unofficial start of summer with barbecues, family-friendly events, and outdoor adventures. More importantly, Memorial Day is an opportunity to recognize and honor the servicemen and […]

3 of the Best Places to Celebrate International Dark Sky Week in WNC

The views from our Blue Ridge Mountains are incredible during the day, but they’re just as awe inspiring at night! In much of the country, there is too much light pollution to get the full experience of sitting under a canopy of stars and watching the Milky Way shift overhead. However, in much of Western […]

5 Food Holidays You Should Celebrate in Brevard this April

From National Pizza Day (February 9) to National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day (October 21), there are a lot of “national” occasions to celebrate your favorite foods. Yes, we’re not entirely sure where many of these “holidays” originated. However, we’re always happy to pay homage to the splendor of tacos (October 4), nachos (November 6), popcorn (January […]

Agents Answer: Where are Your Favorite Easter Egg Hunts in WNC?

Easter is a season for community and celebration. From the business-focused Burnsville-Yancey County Chamber Easter Egg Hunt to the Dillsboro Easter Hat Parade, there are many egg-citing egg hunts and annual Easter traditions across Western North Carolina. But with so many wonderful Easter festivities available, how will you know the best place to find the […]

How to Describe Canton, NC in 3 Specific Words

After many years as a quiet mill town, Canton has seen an economic and community resurgence over the last decade thanks to new businesses and changing demographics. The sleepy town was once little more than a stopping point midway between the larger hubs of Asheville and Waynesville. Today, visitors are drawn to the town’s historic […]

Enjoy Elevated Living in Vibrant Waynesville, NC

High mountain peaks surround the vibrant and friendly town of Waynesville and its tree-lined Main Street. Fine shops, galleries, cafés, and restaurants make Waynesville a thoroughly enjoyable place to live and visit. Historic buildings, relaxing benches, public art, and welcoming folks provide the perfect backdrop to Live Abundantly in Waynesville, NC. Downtown Waynesville is Full […]