loading...
List Your Business Free
Local Scoop

Published Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Read More...

Tails and Trails 5k Adventure Run Register Now! - ASHEVILLE NC - Do you and your dog like to run together? Join us on Saturday, October 4 for the 7th Annual Tails and Trails ...

U.S. News and World Report Ranks UNC Asheville as One of Nation's Best - ASHEVILLE NC - UNC Asheville was ranked as the nation's eighth best public liberal arts college in U.S. News and World Rep...

UNC Asheville Art Exhibition Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month - ASHEVILLE NC - Works by Latino artists in Western North Carolina will be on view at UNC Asheville as the university celebrat...

Metro Economy Outlook to Feature Pulitzer Prize Winner - ASHEVILLE NC - The Annual Asheville Metro Economy Outlook has announced it will feature Greg Ip, renowned economics expert at Th...

ASAP's 2014 Farm Tour Announced - ASHEVILLE NC - On September 20 and 21, from 1 until 6 pm, the gates and barns of 37 Appalachian Grown certified farms across...

US Forest Service Web App Features Trails for Leaf Viewing - ASHEVILLE NC - The U.S. Forest Service invites national forest visitors to use the new NCtrails.org web application for planning...

WCU Enrollment Hits 10,382 for Another Record Year - ASHEVILLE NC - One year after total student enrollment at Western Carolina University topped 10,000 for the first time in the in...

Published Wednesday, September 3, 2014 Read More...

Enjoy Fall Foliage in the Mountains - ASHEVILLE NC - The U.S. Forest Service National Forests in North Carolina unveiled its Fall Foliage 2014 webpage, which features...

Chimney Rock Announces November and December Events - ASHEVILLE NC - Join Chimney Rock for exciting events in November and December. NOVEMBER EVENTS Shutterbugs Nature Photogra...

Grand Opening Celebration Park Ridge Health South Asheville - ASHEVILLE NC - Park Ridge Health will host a grand opening celebration at its new South Asheville campus this Thursday, Sept. 4,...

Three Days of Light Festival Youth Village - ASHEVILLE NC - Now in its third year the Three Days of Light Gathering (3DL), ignites western North Carolina with inspiration, a...

Three Days of Light Gathering Oct 3-5 - ASHEVILLE NC - Now in its third year the Three Days of Light Gathering (3DL), ignites western North Carolina with inspiration, a...

Mark Meadows, Tom Hill Open WCU Political Debate Series - ASHEVILLE NC - The Western Carolina University Political Debate Series will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, with opponents fo...

Peppers are Popping for September - ASHEVILLE NC - This month local peppers bring a little sweet and a little heat to ASAP's Get Local campaign. Area farmers grow s...

Current Movies

loading...

Latest Asheville Photos

Historic architecture, scenic hillside communities, majestic rolling mountains, fun in downtown Asheville, restaurants, bars, cafés and more in the Photo Gallery.

The French Broad River GreenwayThe BB&T BuildingToadshade TrilliumAlong the Blue Ridge ParkwayEarly Fall Stroll
The Edge BuildingShortcutThe Central United Methodist ChurchThe Flat Iron BuildingThe Thomas Wolfe House
Recently Added
Need Asheville real estate information? Be sure to read about Asheville Real Estate in the Area Info section.

 

Local Attractions

The tranquil charm of the Blue Ridge Parkway, the spirited culture of the River Arts District, the natural magnificence of Chimney Rock - these are just some of the attractions that have inspired countless visitors to Asheville. Parks like the Pisgah National Forest and Great Smoky Mountains National Park make it easy to experience the great outdoors. An impressive variety of cultural attractions like the historic Biltmore Estate, as well as first-class museums catering to everything from fine art to geology have established Asheville as a cultural epicenter. Read more to discover the best Asheville local attractions.

Shopping in Asheville

Visitors will be amazed at the unique boutiques, charming shops, and eclectic stores to be found in Asheville, North Carolina. Countless travelers have come to cherish the area's original shopping locales like the historic Biltmore Village; with its array of quaint shops selling one-of-a-kind treasures. Downtown Asheville boasts 200+ shops of impressive diversity, as well as the grand old Grove Arcade shopping center. With these amazing stores, it's easy to see how Asheville became one of the East's top shopping destinations. Lean more about Asheville shopping.

Events

From Broadway shows to the Bele Chere Festival, Asheville hosts an incredible variety of events. In a town so full of imagination and vitality, it's easy to find the perfect event for the whole family. Each day is filled with music, the nights with dancing, and every moment filled with surprise at the many events held in Western North Carolina's bountiful parks and forests. Whether you want to learn more about gardening, attend a prestigious lecture, catch an Asheville Tourists game, or just explore the goings-on about town, our Asheville Events section will help get you there in time for the action.

Thinking of relocating to Asheville? See the Relocation and Utility Information section of Area Info.

Asheville, NC is a gorgeous town located in the heart of the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains. The monumental Biltmore Estate, beautiful atmospheres, and friendly people make Asheville and its surroundings one-of-a-kind. A great area to live and visit, Asheville offers many exciting adventures from skiing and snowboarding to fishing and horseback riding. Experience cabins and vacation rentals in the WNC mountains, eclectic shopping and everything else that makes this All-American City the place to be.

Discover why people are calling Asheville, North Carolina the southeast's destination for the best places to shop, places to stay, grab a bite to eat, and be entertained. The eclectic mix of things to do in Asheville NC remains unrivaled in the mountains, the South, and some would even say the country. With its relaxing nature hikes, the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway, the grand estate of George Vanderbilt, the Biltmore Estate and House, and the University of North Carolina Asheville, this is a town of rare beauty offering a unique fusion of nature and culture to the traveler and resident alike.

Providing the finest Western NC business directory, Asheville weather, and area information; not only for the Asheville metropolitan area, but for all of the beautiful surrounding areas as well - places like Hendersonville, Lake Lure, Chimney Rock, Brevard, Hot Springs, Cherokee (Harrah's Casino), Franklin, Saluda, Maggie Valley and many more locales just on the border who also consider Asheville their home.

If you searched for the misspelling "Ashville", you're not alone. As far as we and our locals know, Asheville is the only city name that is not spelled "Ashville" without an "e" in the nation.

Asheville NC is a member of the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce.