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Tour Biltmore Winery – and more!

May 19th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Biltmore Winery TourThe Biltmore Winery is the most toured winery in the US – and with good reason: it’s located on George W. Vanderbilt’s historic and beautiful Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC.

The Biltmore Estate was founded by George Washington Vanderbilt II in the late 1800′s when he moved from New York to the southern Appalachian mountains near Asheville, North Carolina. Biltmore Farms on the estate was once the southeast’s largest independent dairy producer.

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The 14th Annual Asheville Mountain Sports Festival

April 30th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

2014 Asheville Mountain Sports Festival

The 2014 Asheville Mountain Sports Festival is a weekend music and sports extravaganza that celebrates athletics, outdoors, and community that you will not want to miss!

Back for its fourteenth year and bigger than ever, the Asheville Mountain Sports Festival has a lineup of athletic events and entertainments designed to challenge and delight both spectator and contestant, pro or amateur.

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Things To Do in Downtown Asheville, North Carolina

April 19th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

The historic Grove Arcade in Downtown Asheville, NC

The historic Grove Arcade in Downtown Asheville, NC

We hear it all of the time: what’s there to do in downtown Asheville? The answer is: how much time have you got to hear our list?

When visiting, Asheville, there’s so much to do it can be daunting. We have a lively art community, rich history, active nightlife, thriving community, hiking trails, biking trails, museums, churches, theaters, breweries … like I said, there’s quite the list. For the moment, we’d probably be better off to just focus on some downtown Asheville highlights:

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Have A Ball at the Asheville Pinball Museum

March 27th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Asheville Pinball Museum

If you want to have a ball – and I mean really have a ball – then you should come to Asheville and visit the Asheville Pinball Museum!

The basic concept of the pinball machine has been around for a while, now – a LONG while if you’re willing to count games like bagatelle, which appeared in the mid 1700′s. Most agree that the first real pinball machines appeared in 1871 but even if you insist on flippers as being the determining characteristic of a pinball machine, you’ve got to go back to 1947.

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Visit Filming Locations for The Hunger Games in Asheville, NC

March 18th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Hooker Falls was used in filming The Hunger Games in Asheville, NC

Hooker Falls in Dupont State Forest is just one of many NC locations used in The Hunger Games

You’ve read the books, you’ve seen the films, now go behind the scenes and explore the locations filmed for The Hunger Games in Asheville, NC!

Shot on location in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville, the film adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ “The Hunger Games,” opened in theatres in spring of 2012 to wild reviews.

If you’re a fan of the series – books, film, or both – you owe it to yourself to visit “District 12″ – the Blue Ridge mountain region of Appalachia, just outside Asheville!

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Trolley Tours of Asheville

February 28th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Trolley Tours of AshevilleAsheville, North Carolina is such a diverse and fascinating place that it can be difficult to get around to see it all – but Trolley Tours of Asheville can help!

Asheville is known for its trolleys, being the second city in the US (Richmond was the first) to have an all electric, overhead trolley system installed in the 1880′s. Though the electric, overhead system was dismantled in the 1930′s, the trolley’s are still here and ready to tour – are you?

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2014 Southern Conference Basketball in Asheville

February 13th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

2014 Southern Conference Basketball in AshevilleIt’s basketball time! The 2014 Southern Conference Basketball Tournament returns to Asheville’s US Cellular Center Arena and Kimmel Arena on the UNCA campus. Get your tickets now and join in the excitement, March 7th to the 10th.

But that’s not all – check out these other great events happening in Asheville for the Southern Conference!

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Bluegrass First Class 2014

January 26th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

Bluegrass First Class 2014Once again, the Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, NC will ring with the infectious sounds of good-time music as Bluegrass First Class 2014 hits the stage for three days, the third weekend of February.

Asheville, NC is always a great place to visit with great food, shops, galleries, museums, and historic tours. A haven for artists, craftsmen, and musicians from around the globe, it only makes sense that Asheville is also an excellent and obvious venue for festivals, year-round – especially bluegrass!

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Treat Your Valentine To Our Romance Packages

January 11th, 2014 by Corey A. Edwards

try the Romance Packages at North Lodge on Oakland!It may be a little hard to believe but Valentine’s Day is right around the corner – but don’t panic! North Lodge on Oakland Bed and Breakfast is here to help you plan the perfect Valentine’s Day Getaway with our Romance Packages!

Our Romance Packages are built to please you, that “special someone,” AND your wallet!

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7th Annual Winter Warmer Beer Festival!

December 27th, 2013 by Corey A. Edwards

7th Annual Winter Warmer Beer FestivalIt’s January and all the holidays are over but that doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate and Asheville’s 7th Annual Winter Warmer Beer Festival is proof!

The 7th Annual Winter Warmer Beer Festival is scheduled for January 25, 2014, from 3pm to 7pm at the Asheville Civic Center (U.S. Cellular Center Asheville) and it should be a really amazing festival.

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