Make Any Moment Romantic: Your February LoLo Gifts are Here!

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM INDEPENDENT BEAN ROASTERS, J. GABRIEL, AND ASHEVILLE CHOCOLATE Hendersonville: $8 “Coffee Buddy” Certificate for Independent Bean Roasters Independent Roasters celebrates a “farm to mug” approach with their delicious, single-origin coffee. Located in the Historic 7th Avenue District, they are the perfect start to your day in Hendersonville. Enjoy a pour over, […]

7 Sweet Shops to Help You Win Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is for lovers—chocolate lovers! And true chocolate lovers know quality. If you’re struggling to find your valentine the best sweet surprise in town, we can help. Our region has many great locations for freshly prepared chocolates. Share something sweet with your special someone this season. Here are 7 local chocolate shops in WNC. […]

Start Your Year with a Treat: Your January LoLo Gifts are Here!

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM HERBIARY AVL, MOUNTAIN DELI, AND SMOKY MOUNTAIN COFFEE ROASTERS Asheville: 1oz. Loose Leaf Tea at Herbiary AVL Herbiary AVL in Downtown Asheville is one of our favorite local stores to get lost in. They have all kinds of organic herbs, essential oils, and so much more. Swing by there and pick […]

Peeling Back the Layers of the Purple Onion in Saluda

Tucked away in the thick forests below the Green River is the small town of Saluda. The row of downtown businesses takes a few minutes to stroll by. Railroad tracks are the only physical barrier between the commercial corridor and neighborhoods dotting the nearby hillside. And at the center of the quaint, cozy downtown is […]

Fairview, NC: Discover Your Own Edible Adventure!

Located halfway between Asheville and Chimney Rock, the community of Fairview was settled in the late 18th century and called Cane Creek until the early 1800s. Today, Fairview is home to an estimated 3,000 people. For several hundred years, people have been attracted to Fairview’s rolling land and mountain views. With space to roam and […]

Thank Local it’s November: Fill Your Belly with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM WEST FIRST WOOD-FIRED, BOGART’S RESTAURANT, AND FOGGY MOUNTAIN BREW PUB Hendersonville: 13” Margherita Pizza at West First Wood-Fired If you are looking for an authentic, wood-fired pizza, look no further than West First. This intimate setting off Main Street in Downtown Hendersonville is the perfect place to enjoy an evening on […]

Treat Yo’ Self to These 7 Indulgent Local Luxuries

Fans of the NBC comedy Parks and Recreation may recognize October 13 as Treat Yo’ Self Day. On that date in 2011, two of the characters, Tom and Donna, celebrated an annual afternoon of “treating themselves” to whatever extravagant purchases they wanted. This October, we’re challenging you to treat yourself to all the best things […]

Thank Local it’s October: “Fall” in Love with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM THE RHU, SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN BREWERY, AND FROG LEVEL BREWING Asheville: Bread and a Coffee at The Rhu The Rhu is located in the heart of Downtown Asheville and offers exceptional baked goods, lunch items, and coffee! Welcome fall with a little treat and let us know how it is. Enjoy! View […]