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Asheville NC Things to Do: Spring & Summer 2014
Spring Festivals & Events: Our Top 40 list includes street festivals, art tours, flower shows and much more. Most are free to attend.
What's New in Asheville for 2014: More chocolate, beer, zip lines and much more.
Biltmore Blooms: Their festival of flowers (March 20-May 23) includes 75,000 tulips, orchids, azaleas and more. See current ticket specials.
Blue Ridge Parkway: Plan your adventures with our Top 50 things to do along one of America's most scenic drives.
Food Lover's Dream: Find many farm-to-table restaurants, tour farms and take the WNC Cheese Trail.
Beer: Cheers! to our Beer City with 20 craft breweries in western North Carolina. Walk to many of them in downtown Asheville.
Top 50 Waterfalls: Discover our many waterfalls. Most are in state and federal parks with no admission fee.
Top 50 Hikes: Take a hike to appreciate the natural mountain splendor with options for all fitness levels.
Summer Events: See our top 50 list of festivals, art tours and more.
Great Outdoors: The Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains have limitless options for nature lovers, incluiding Zipline Canopy Tours and Whitewater Rafting.
Vacation Packages & Specials: Find current vacation packages and great deals for hotels, cabins and B&Bs.
Spa & Massage: Rest and rejunvenate with a wellness day for you and your sweetie.
Cabin Rentals: Stay in a cozy log cabin for two or large mountaintop home for a big gathering of friends and family.
Bed & Breakfasts: Romance your honey with comforts of home at luxury B&Bs, experts on pampering and relaxation.
Hotels & Inns: Escape to an uptown hotel or a luxury country inn nestled in the mountains.
Burke County & Morganton: See our new feature on a great town and plenty of outdoors fun.
Madison County: Hike the Appalachian Trail, raft the French Broad River and soak in the Hot Springs.
Art Galleries: Discover amazing creations in hundreds of art galleries, River Arts District, art festivals, shows and tours.
Chimney Rock Park: Ride the elevator to the top or hike up the famous rock formation with scenic views overlooking Lake Lure.
Pet Friendly: Find dog-loving places to stay and visit.
Romantic Spots: Create lifetime memories with your sweetie at one of our Top 20 Picnic Spots and places with Top 15 Mountain Views.