Posts in Attractions

Check Out Black Mountain Center for the Arts

30 October, 2012

The Black Mountain Center for the Arts is currently hosting the Biennial Juried Show for the Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League. The Upper Gallery exhibit is located in old City Hall... ... (more)

A Great Outing for Kids, Grandkids and Those...

27 April, 2011

...who never grew up and still feel like kids: the Hendersonville historic train depot... ... (more)

Art on Main's 51st Anniversary in Hendersonville

04 October, 2010

Art on Main was launched in 1959 by the Art League of Henderson County. This past weekend -- on October 2 & 3... (more)

2013 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships

16 September, 2013

I went back down to Bryson City and the Nantahala Gorge to check out the 2013 ICF Canoe Freestyle World Championships. It was fun to watch, and some of our local paddlers did real well. Check ... (more)

Free Watermelon at WNC Farmers Market

22 July, 2012

What perfect timing! I didn't know it was Watermelon Day last Friday when I met a friend at the WNC Farmers Market in Asheville. Farmers were giving free samples of the sweetest watermelon I... (more)

Wow! - Navitat Canopy Adventures Asheville, NC

02 September, 2011

I rode the ziplines today at Navitat Canopy Adventures in Asheville, North Carolina. Here's a picture of one of our guides giving us instructions at the beginning of our adventure... ... (more)

Grandad's Apples in Hendersonville, NC

30 October, 2013

Made a quick stop at Grandad's Apples orchard. The greeters were a hoot... ... (more)

Visit Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina

02 June, 2011

This week we spent a full day at the Biltmore Estate in Ashville, NC. What a treat. The last time we visited Biltmore was after dark during the Christmas season. This visit was so differe... (more)