Events

Events
Mar 2022
WNC’s boomtown has mighty good neighbors—meet 10 nearby communities prized for their own style of livability

Mar 2022
As the nation celebrates Frederick Law Olmsted’s 200th birthday, witness the creation—and evolution—of his visionary Biltmore landscapes

Mar 2022
Asheville’s first Black Business Expo brings space and support

Dec 2021
Highland Brewing’s famed winter ale turns 25 with fitting fanfare

Dec 2021
Five local culinary artists share their beloved seasonal recipes and the stories behind them

Dec 2021
Shopportunities abound at new retail stores devoted to the home

Dec 2021
Asheville’s Gerber factory was an economic and community cornerstone that fed millions of little ones

Dec 2021
At the new Mitford Museum, the world of Jan Karon’s bestselling books transcends the page

Aug 2021
Biltmore hosts Van Gogh, Monet, and da Vinci in a year-long multisensory experience

Aug 2021
After so many months of cancelled and postponed events, the urge to get together and celebrate is palpable. Here to satisfy is a season of great gatherings bursting with local culture: From woolly worms, elk, and Bigfoot to mountain arts, food, music, and more, these festivals truly have something for everyone.

Jun 2021
Meet Western North Carolina’s 2021 Olympic hopefuls—Manteo Mitchell and Abbey Cooper

Jun 2021
Western North Carolina’s worlds of wonder

Jun 2021
Earl B. Hunter Jr.’s Black Folks Camp Too builds bridges to the outdoors

Jun 2021
Hendersonville welcomes three exciting new hotel projects

Jun 2021
Asheville’s Chow Chow food festival evolves into a summer-long series

Mar 2021
Strike out to discover native floral treasures in WNC

Mar 2021
Utopian Seed Project tackles the climate crisis through crop diversity

Mar 2021
Five places to go in 2021 with direct flights from Asheville

Mar 2021
Highlands cranks up the new Bear Shadow festival to bring some music back

Dec 2020
Find great shopping, dining, and family-friendly skiing in the quaint village of Blowing Rock

Dec 2020
For all of its storm and stress, 2020 proved to be a watershed for WNC authors, with a wave of them publishing particularly notable titles

Jun 2020
Hunger-relief nonprofit Bounty & Soul goes beyond just feeding a need

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
Mark your calendar! From food and drink fêtes to cultural celebrations and musical blowouts...

Feb 2020
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Feb 2020
Ashvegas presents the news from Buncombe’s boom town

Feb 2020
Near Lake Toxaway, a one-of-a-kind native plant sanctuary preserves and restores

Oct 2019
After 81 years since its debut, Boone’s Appalachian Theatre reopens for its best encore yet

Oct 2019
We asked chefs to spill the beans on their favorite local restaurants, bars, and purveyors, and the results offer a delicious insider’s guide to Asheville’s best eats and drinks

Aug 2019
Explore WNC’s culinary landscape at five foodie fests

Aug 2019
The Acornucopia Project’s nutty revolution

Aug 2019
Explore WNC’s supernatural side with a ghostly tour

Jun 2019
Detour off the Blue Ridge Parkway this summer to take in arts, outdoors, and small-town allure

Jun 2019
With a vibrant downtown and ever-increasing attractions and amenities, Greenville, South Carolina, beckons visitors from near and far

Jun 2019
Get ready for Asheville’s grand new culinary event - CHOW CHOW September 12-15

Apr 2019
A new festival celebrates handmade wooden instruments

Apr 2019
Nina Simone’s childhood home in Tryon finds a new place in history

Apr 2019
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Apr 2019
Serenity and adventure, water and mountains converge in Toxaway