Discover so many things to do in Asheville and the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. Since we cover a 90-mile radius of Asheville (16 counties), there is something for everyone, no matter your interests. Find national treasures, award-winning restaurants, museums, shopping, music, performing arts, galleries and tours. If you love the outdoors, there are so many places to go in our national forests and parks, filled with hiking trails, waterfalls and spectacular mountain views. Start making your wish list below - and click the links for many more ideas!
Asheville & Western NC Things to Do & Places to Go
Asheville Festivals & Events
Check our calendar of events for festivals during each season, including art and craft shows, throughout the year including most weekends. Most of these things to do are free!