To our media friends--Welcome! We are here to share the history and natural and cultural heritage of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains and foothills. This section of our website is designed to help you share our stories as well!
Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina Launched
For more details and information click on the links below:
- Press Release
- Guidebook Venues and Events by Region
- Upcoming Music Events and Community Opportunities
- Logos and Images
FOR MORE STORY IDEAS...
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area is a rich source for unique stories and features about the mountains and foothills of North Carolina, and Southern Appalachia in general. This press page is where media representatives can find out more about the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC historic sites, Appalachian music, Cherokee history, Cherokee crafts and artists, Blue Ridge events and Blue Ridge attractions throughout the state.
Build a Unique Story About the Culture, Natural Beauty, People and Travel in the Blue Ridge Mountains
The links below will lead you to material for building a story, whether about the people, the culture, the scenic beauty, or travel:
- Blue Ridge News & Events
- Story Ideas in the Blue Ridge
- Blue Ridge Image Library
- Blue Ridge Parkway Photographs
- Tour the Blue Ridge (Sample Itineraries)
- About the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area
The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Can Help You Discover NC Historic Sites, Blue Ridge Events, Blue Ridge Attractions, and More!
Contact Jill Jones, Director of Marketing & Communications for more info.
I encourage you to visit and discover the living traditions and stunning scenic beauty of the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area. Please review the detailed itineraries provided above and if you would like me to customize a trip according to your assignment, please give me a call. I know it has become more difficult to get away from your desk. Be assured that I will make it my priority to be your editorial assistant and get you every detail you need before deadline.
Director of Marketing & Communications
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area
828-296-7230, ext. 231