Top 3 Ways to Spend the Memorial Day Holiday in Asheville & Western North Carolina
Posted On Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Memorial Day weekend is on the horizon. Have you made your holiday plans? It's not to late to celebrate Memorial Day in the mountains of Western North Carolina. There's a lot of fun and festivity to be had in Asheville and the surrounding area. Why not plan to be here?
Here are our top 3 recommendations on how to spend the Memorial Day holiday here in Western North Carolina.
1. Attend Asheville Beer Week.
Memorial Day weekend kicks off one of the biggest events here locally. Asheville Beer Week offers plenty of activities on tap each and every day beginning this Friday, May 23 and culminating with the Beer City Festival on Sunday, May 31. Whether you enjoy pint nights, dinner pairings, beer runs, various beer-centered festivals, or anything related to the almighty craft beer, you'll find it here in Asheville starting this weekend. Check out the Asheville Beer Week events and start making your plans on where you'll be going and what you'll be doing.
2. Get outdoors and enjoy the natural beauty that Western North Carolina has to offer.
Hike it. Bike it. Balloon it. Walk it. Raft it. Fish it. Zip-line it. However you prefer to do it, just get out there! There are so many ways to explore the great outdoors of Western North Carolina. Choose your favorite or try a new one.
Outdoor adventure abounds and we promise you that the scenery is absolutely breathtaking. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the majestic vistas, statuesque peaks, and plunging valleys.
3. Rent a mountain cabin in Western NC and do what you want.
Relax on the deck and enjoy the panoramic mountain views. Sit on the rocking chair and read a book. Soak in the hot tub. Enjoy a sunset. Play games with the kids. Explore the woods. Follow the stream. Attend a local festival. Make a day trip to a nearby mountain town. Sip wine by the fireplace. Whatever your heart desires, do it. Take advantage of the amenities you've chosen as part of your Western North Carolina cabin rental. It's your time off, spend it as you please. Isn't that what a vacation is really about? We think so.
Are you planning to be in Asheville over the Memorial Day holiday? If so, what are you plans? We'd love to hear how you enjoy spending your time here. If you can't make it here this weekend, there's still plenty of vacation time to be had. We hope you'll decide to spend some of it in Asheville.
We wish you a fun, safe and meaningful Memorial Day holiday. Enjoy the start of the summer season no matter where you may be. We'll see you soon!