Category Archives: Entertainment

Sandy McLeod

Bring On the Lights!

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Dec
16

It just isn’t Christmas without a bevy of bright lights and gaudy, over-the-top holiday decorations. And if you spend Christmas in Asheville, North Carolina, you won’t be disappointed. The town and surrounding areas get into the spirit whether we’ve got … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

The Biltmore Estate at Christmas

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Dec
8

The Biltmore Estate at Christmas Asheville Christmas wouldn’t be the same without the Biltmore Estate. Heck, Asheville wouldn’t be the same without the Biltmore Estate. It’s a major draw for tourists from around the world. It’s easy to brag about … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Asheville Events in December 2014

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Dec
3

Asheville, NC, is in the South, but in the mountains, too. It gets cold here. We even get snow sometimes. It might slow us down, but it won’t stop us. Here are some Asheville events going on in December 2014: … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

2014 National Gingerbread House Competition

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Nov
24

The Gingerbread House Competition receives extensive national media coverage each year. In 2014, the 22nd year for this Asheville event, the national competition begins on November 7, when entries are due. The judging takes place on November 17, and then … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

The Top Asheville Events in November

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Nov
11

Once the leaves have changed color and finally dropped off the trees, autumn has also fallen. In Asheville, that means many events — but not all — move indoors. Here are the ten best Asheville events for November: Christmas at … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Vacation in Asheville

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Oct
16

Visitors to Asheville Cabins of Willow Winds often marvel at how amazing it is that they could be nearly in the center of the city and still feel like they are mountain adventurers. Asheville vacation cabins aren’t rustic in the … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

The Best Asheville Events in October

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Oct
8

October means Halloween to most people, but to Ashevillians, it means more, much more. The town swells with tourists eager to view the autumn leaves, and for good reason: this is the month that usually brings out the best colors. … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

All Treats: Halloween Events in Asheville

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Sep
30

Don’t be afraid; Halloween in Asheville is all in the name of good fun, especially for the kids. Asheville is a safe haven for children when it comes to this time of year. The whole city makes it a point … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Fall Events Even Kids Will Love

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Sep
16

Small children can play for hours with an empty box, a pot and a spoon. They don’t appreciate the lengths you go to plan your family vacations. But you still want them to have fun wherever you go, so you … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

September….The Best Month for Summer Vacations

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Aug
18

According to a CBS News poll, September is the best month for a summer vacation. If you’re planning a September vacation, consider coming to Western North Carolina:                   The weather in the … Continue reading