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Thomas Wolfe Memorial

The boarding house where the writer grew up and described in Look Homeward, Angel is open for tours.

www.wolfememorial.com/

52 North Market Street, Asheville, NC

Thomas Wolfe Walking Tour

Free self-guided walking tour of over two dozen Wolfe sites.

www.wolfememorial.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Walking-Tour-Guide.pdf

Asheville, NC

Shindig on the Green

Free outdoor concert featuring live Southern Appalachian music and dance.

www.folkheritage.org/asheville-events/shindig-on-the-green/

Pack Square Park, Asheville, NC

Mountain Dance and Folk Festival

Three day festival of Southern Appalachian music and dance

www.folkheritage.org/asheville-events/mountain-dance-and-folk-festival/

340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801

The Orange Peel

Nationally recognized music venue featuring touring musical and comedy acts.

www.theorangepeel.net/

101 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC

Old Farmers Ball

Just outside of Asheville. Traditional dance welcomes all.

www.oldfarmersball.com/contra-dances/thursday-dance/

Warren Wilson College, Bryson Gym, 701 Warren Wilson Road, Swannanoa, NC 28778

Moog Music Factory

The headquarters for the company making the iconic synthesizer is in Asheville. Call (828) 239-0123 to schedule a tour.

160 Broadway Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Brewgrass

Annual craft beer festival.

https://www.brewgrassfestival.com/

Asheville by Foot

Walking tour of downtown Asheville sites.

www.ashevillebyfoottours.com/walking-tours/

Asheville Architecture Trail

Self-guided walking tour of Asheville’s best Art Deco buildings.

www.exploreasheville.com/architecture-trail/

Hood Huggers “The Art of Resilience” Tour

Tour of West Asheville’s African-American history and future.

www.hoodhuggers.com/

Urban Trail Walking Tour

Self-guided walking tour of downtown Asheville sites.

www.romanticasheville.com/sites/default/files/u13/Urban_Trail_map.pdf

Pisgah National Forest

A short drive from Asheville, Pisgah has hundreds of miles of trails for hiking and mountain biking for all skill levels.

www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/nfsnc/recarea/?recid=48114

Biltmore Estate

Largest privately owned home in the US. Tours available.

www.biltmore.com/visit/things-to-do/tours

1 Lodge St, Asheville, NC 28803

Leaf Festival

Music festival at Lake Eden

www.theleaf.org/the-festival/

Museum of the Cherokee Indian

Museum outlining 13,000 years of Cherokee history.

www.cherokeemuseum.org/

589 Tsali Boulevard, Cherokee NC 28719