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Stingy Jack's Pumpkin Patch Fall Festival & Jack-O-Lantern Adventure in Western North Carolina

October is here and fall festivals abound in Western North Carolina. Are you and your family looking for fun and adventure set against a beautiful backdrop? We can help you with that! Stingy Jack's Pumpkin Patch Fall Festival and Jack-O-Lantern Adventure is located at Mountains and Meadows at Turkey... View the full post »

The Hey Day Family Fall Festival Brings Big Fun to the WNC Nature Center in Asheville This Weekend

We have so many wonderful and varied festivals in Asheville, there is something to please everyone of every age. This weekend, the focus is on the family as the Western North Carolina (WNC) Nature Center in Asheville hosts its biggest yearly event. The 37th Annual  Hey Day Fall Family Festival ... View the full post »

Fall Color Peaks in Asheville & Western North Carolina

Deep crimsons, vibrant yellows, warm oranges, chocolatey browns—what are your favorite fall colors? The Blue Ridge and Smoky mountains found in the southern Appalachians offer a brilliant patchwork of color during the autumn season. In fact, Western North Carolina offers one of the longest fal... View the full post »

Fall Fun, Halloween Adventures & More in Asheville and Western North Carolina

October is quickly coming to a close, but the fall fun continues and the Halloween activities begin this weekend. Here are a few of the activities you'll find happening in Asheville and the greater Western North Carolina area. Start making your plans now! Find a cozy mountain cabin rental, sit aroun... View the full post »

The Arts Abound in Asheville & Beyond

Asheville has a thriving art scene and if you haven't explored the creative wonders of this town, now is the perfect time to do so. An autumn walk through the downtown area is a day's adventure in itself, but here are some special events that highlight the rich and eclectic art scene that can be fou... View the full post »