Young Cherokee artists are stepping up as “culture keepers,” in the new art show, “Renewal of the Ancient: Cherokee Millennial Artists,” now open at the Museum of Cherokee Indian.
"Mentors and Heroes, Photography by David Holt," is on display through May 6 at the Western Office of Archives and History, 175 Riceville Road, Asheville.
When spring finally makes its way into the North Carolina mountains and foothills, you can actually see its progress as the greening of the trees slowly crawls its way up to the higher elevations.
On February 23-26, fans of all things 1980s will descend (or rather ascend) to Beech Mountain Resort and throughout the town for the Sixth Annual Totally '80s Retro Ski Weekend.
A new brochure, “Winter Hikes, Excellent Views,” offered by the Burke County Tourism Development Authority, features five unique winter hiking trails as well as cross-country skiing information.
Despite recent wildfires in our region, the mountains and foothills of Western North Carolina offer thousands of square miles of scenic beauty, and winter views are often more breathtaking with no leaves obstructing the sights.
Looking for something different and memorable to celebrate the holidays this year? We invite you to discover special holiday treasures in the North Carolina mountains and foothills.
Every fall park rangers and visitor center desks are asked, "When are the leaves going to be at their peak?" The answer is...
Fall is a season for great festivals. North Carolina State Parks is hosting a signature Centennial Celebration Saturday, August 27 and Sunday, August 28 at Mount Mitchell State Park, located on the highest peak east of the Mississippi River.
Check out these amazing opportunities to enjoy some unique heritage events in the NC mountains and foothills!
In celebration of our National Parks and National Heritage Areas, a nationwide road trip, Feast to the Beat, will make a stop in Asheville on August 4-5, with a concert to benefit the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Partnership and the Blue Ridge Music Trails of NC, plus a day-long special event at...
Thinking of traveling to a cool place for your summer vacation? Then we invite you to come to a really cool place, both literally and figuratively speaking.