Thank Local it’s September: Fall Headfirst into Autumn with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM ROBIN BLU, PISGAH BREWING, AND UNDERGROUND BAKING CO. Waynesville: $10 Certificate for Robin Blu Welcome fall with a gift for yourself or someone else from Robin Blu! This sweet shop located on Hazelwood Avenue is one of our favorite places to browse in Waynesville. Enjoy this $10 gift certificate! View the […]

13 Local Haunted Tours that will Scare Your Socks off

  It’s scary out there! Did you know that Western North Carolina is a hub of paranormal activity? Asheville and surrounding towns each have a great history of ghosts and goblins, spooks and specters. And locals aren’t shy about sharing our spooky stories with all those brave enough to hear them. There are quite a […]

Agents Answer: Where is the Best Place to Find Gardening Supplies?

  There’s the kind of person who buys a home to fix up the inside. And the kind of person who buys a home to fix up the outside. Sometimes the right home is about more than the number of bedrooms and bathrooms. If having a bountiful home garden is important to you, Western North […]

Silver Screen Magic: Grail Moviehouse Offers a Unique Experience

A hop, skip, and a jump from the bustling intersection of Patton and French Broad Avenues in Downtown Asheville, several vehicles roll up to a small building. Car doors are slammed in haste, while each person scurries to the front door of the unassuming structure. They’ve made it. They’re just on time for another screening […]

Thank Local it’s August: Try Something New with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM MONTE’S SUB SHOP, JACK THE DIPPER, AND LOLA SALON Hendersonville: $10 Gift Certificate to Monte’s Sub Shop Stop by and enjoy a $10 gift certificate towards your sub, wrap, panini, or salad. No one makes a sandwich like Monte’s Sub Shop in Hendersonville! We are huge fans of this spot where […]

Joining the Family: Southern Appalachian Brewery Makes a Home in Hendersonville

Kelly and Andy Cubbin, owners. Andy Cubbin thought he was late to the game. “When I came to Asheville and wanted to start a craft brewery, there was Highland, Green Man, and Pisgah,” he said. “And I thought maybe there were too many already in the area to try my luck at having my own.” […]

Visit NC’s Oldest Grocery Store in Saluda

Saluda, NC is an historic Victorian mountain village at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Main Street is full of many distinctive modern shops, art and craft galleries, and delicious restaurants. But there’s one spot that’s nearly as old as the town itself. Walk into Saluda’s century-old grocery store and you get a whiff […]

Thank Local it’s July: Break from the Norm with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM ASHEVILLE SANDWICH COMPANY AND TEA TIME EMPORIUM Asheville & Hendersonville: $10 Certificate to Asheville Sandwich Company Enjoy $10 toward an award-winning sandwich or salad from Asheville Sandwich Company. It’s worth the trip to West Asheville! Let us know what you think. View the Asheville offer. View the Hendersonville offer.   About […]

10 Local Foods You can Find at Asheville Grocery Stores

  They say you are what you eat. For health-conscious individuals, this means more than building a diet around healthy foods. It means choosing as many groceries as possible with a small footprint. In our region, it’s easy to shop local within your favorite grocery store. From local beers to local beer shampoos, and farm-fresh […]

Thank Local it’s June: Enjoy a Summer Break with these LoLo Gifts

ENJOY LOCAL GIFTS FROM HAZELWOOD SOAP COMPANY, SUMMIT COFFEE, AND A SOUTHERN CUP Waynesville: Shea Butter Bar Soap from Hazelwood Soap Company Hazelwood Soap Company’s homemade soap bars are gentle enough to use from face to feet. Stop in and grab a Shea Butter Bar Soap. It’s our treat! View the offer.   About Hazelwood […]