Recent news, activities, special events and upcoming festivals!
Predicting when the leaves will change color. It's a feat of nature explained by a scientific process, that can be a little tricky. Our range of the Blue Ridge drastically varies when it comes to elevation. That's a good thing!
A few reasons to visit our region of the Blue Ridge during September. Fewer visitors! Avoid the October crowds and plan a September get-away.
August is packed with interesting and fun events, including the upcoming 44th Annual NC Bluegrass Festival! Tickets are available in advance and at the door. Take a look at this year's performers and join us at Tom Johnson's Camping Center. The complete lineup and ticket details ...
We have your summer play list! Explore, relax, and enjoy this breathtaking region of the Pisgah National Forest and Blue Ridge Mountain range.
Dreamers, millennials, and Gen-Xers have invested in downtown Marion's recent renaissance, bringing back an active downtown culture. Today, within a .3 mile section of Main Street, you'll find interesting shops, restaurants, tap rooms, a music hall, and microbrewery. And, they aren't finished! More new businesses ...
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