Historic landmarks – Cultural arts – Breath-taking natural beauty
Asheville is a city in western North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains. It’s known for a vibrant arts scene and historic architecture, including the dome-topped Basilica of Saint Lawrence. The vast 19th-century Biltmore estate displays artwork by masters like Renoir. The Downtown Art District is filled with galleries and museums, and in the nearby River Arts District, former factory buildings house artists’ studios.
Asheville in the news: Travel + Leisure
This North Carolina City Was Just Named the No. 1 Food Destination in the U.S. — Here’s Why
Why Asheville, North Carolina, is such a hot culinary destination — and where to eat when you visit.
Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, the North Carolina city of Asheville is once again making waves for its innovative culinary scene, earning the No. 1 spot in Yelp’s newly released top cities for foodies survey, an honor it also received in 2020.
101 Unique Things to Do in Asheville & Western NC
Discover so many fun things to do in Asheville and the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. Starting in Asheville’s vibrant downtown area and expanding out to every corner of our fair city and beyond, you’ll find national treasures, award-winning restaurants, museums, shopping, music, performing arts, galleries and tours…
Biltmore Summer Outdoor Concerts
Biltmore House and the Blue Ridge Mountains serve as the backdrop for amazing musical experiences during the annual Biltmore Concert Series each summer. The series offers you an incomparable setting for enjoying an eclectic variety of music under the sunset and a canopy of stars. The concert line-up is typically announced in April with tickets on sale soon after.