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Spend Veterans Day in Asheville

Veterans Day is quickly approaching on Monday, November 11. Perhaps you have the day off. Why not make it a long weekend and spend some time enjoying the city of Asheville? Stroll the downtown streets, indulge in some of your favorite fare at the local eateries, grab a cup of delicious coffee to ... View the full post »

Asheville Is Ready for the Holiday Season

Asheville truly comes to life during the holiday season. The scenery is spectacular, there is a refreshing chill in the air, and the streets are filled with the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Now is a wonderful time to plan an Asheville getaway. Enjoy some holiday shopping in the unique downtown... View the full post »

Asheville's 67th Annual Holiday Parade & JingleFest March Into Town This Weekend

Last week we mentioned that Asheville is ready for the holidays. The holiday season officially kicks off here the week before Thanksgiving, which is this week. Decorations are up and the holiday spirit is in the air. To add to the holiday excitement, The Asheville Holiday Parade and Jinglefest happe... View the full post »

Travelocity's Roaming Gnome Visits Asheville

That's right, you heard correctly. Everybody's favorite official globetrotting garden ornament spent some time in Asheville this month. Travelocity's Roaming Gnome spent four days in our beloved city and had a grand time while here. Exactly what does a gnome do during an Asheville vacation? It s... View the full post »