West Jefferson

West Jefferson
Jun 2022
A small-town WNC farmers market draws masses

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
Our social media followers recommend 10 of WNC’s most beloved smokehouses

Sep 2020
Discover Valle Crucis, the Yadkin Valley, a Blue Ridge Parkway alternative, and the New River along four of the region's northern routes

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

Jun 2019
The scoop on WNC’s latest dining destinations

Oct 2018
Source your Thanksgiving turkey from area farms and markets

Aug 2018
Two mountain festivals draw top literary talents

Oct 2017
Not even Scrooge could resist the mountain area's festive offerings

Jun 2017
Make life sweeter and find more ways to enjoy the sweet nectar

Dec 2016
25 new, novel, and fun ways to get in shape

Oct 2016
Indulge in six tasty dining and live entertainment matchups

Oct 2016
A father-daughter team in Ashe County stretches maple syrup making to its southernmost limits

Dec 2015
Sometimes, smaller is better.

Dec 2014
Built on 100 years of history and small town charm, West Jefferson celebrates a major milestone

Oct 2014
With 50 breweries counting, Western North Carolina's reputation as a craft beer mecca continues to grow, but for how long? Experts and brewers weigh in on the industry's future.

Jun 2014
Florence Young Thomas laid the foundation for visual artists in Ashe County

Oct 2013
Little libraries spread the love of reading to remote spots across Ashe County

Jun 2011
Take your pick among chic, hip, and handmade clutches

Oct 2010
Whip your fall wardrobe into shape with boots to suit any look

Aug 2010
Discover handmade creations in this haven for artists

Aug 2010
On your mark, get set, sew!

Aug 2009
Luxury finds its way into this rural community known for its rich history

Aug 2009
A Growing Legacy: An Ashe County couple gives rare and all-but-forgotten apple trees a second chance to thrive

Jul 2009
Your Guide to some of Western North Carolina’s most memorable holes