Category Archives: Western North Carolina

Sandy McLeod

Asheville Tailgate Markets

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Apr
8

  Asheville North Carolina is blessed for many reasons. It’s a small, vibrant city in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and it’s surrounded by verdant farmland. As a result, it has a thriving farm-to-table movement that involves several … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Western North Carolina Nature Center

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Mar
5

  March 12, 2014 March 20, 2014 As the gray skies clear and the temperatures warm, the flowers aren’t the only ones welcoming the sunshine this March near the Willow Winds Cabins in Asheville. At the Western North Carolina Nature … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Dillsboro Festival of Lights and Luminaries

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Dec
5

   Dec. 6-7 and Dec. 13-14.   If you are planning a stay at an Asheville resort during the holiday season, you will notice many small towns in Western North Carolina love to celebrate the unique small town Christmas experience. … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

WNC Pottery Festival – Dillsboro

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Oct
29

  November 1-2, 2013  Many guests of our Asheville luxury cabins notice the strong presence of pottery and ceramics in Western North Carolina’s arts and crafts scene. There’s even the Western North Carolina Pottery Festival in Dillsboro, coming up this … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Weaverville Art Safari

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Oct
11

November 2-3, 2013 Like our Asheville resort cabins, the town of Weaverville is located just outside the hustle and bustle of Asheville. Beyond the city limits, where the mountains take over and the landscape becomes rural and wooded, many artists … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

LEAF Festival (Lake Eden Arts Festival)

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Oct
1

    October 17 – 20, 2013 Ask a dozen different people why they love the LEAF Festival and you will likely receive a dozen different answers. One of the best ways to enjoy this biannual event is to stay … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

Carolina Bonsai Expo

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Sep
27

  October 12-13, 2013 Many people who choose Asheville romantic getaways and luxury cabins are in search of some peace in their otherwise busy lives. So are the people who practice bonsai and ikebana, two Asian art forms that will … Continue reading

Sandy McLeod

N.C. Apple Festival offers four days of fun on Labor Day Weekend

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Aug
17

        The majestic mountains are often what attract people to Asheville resorts, but the pastoral setting of the French Broad River Valley has a beauty of its own. In fact, Henderson County is one of the most … Continue reading

elizabeth

Spoiling Yourself Rotten: Mud, Salt and Heat

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Jun
27

by Sandy McLeod Asheville has long had a reputation as a place where high quality spas and innovative treatments are found in aplenty. The city and its surrounding mountains are home to a host of award-winning retreats, hot springs, and … Continue reading

elizabeth

What’s Going on in Asheville this Spring

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Apr
29

by Sandy McLeod Springtime in Asheville is always a thriving time, full of gorgeous scenery stretching as far as the eye can see. Spring in Western North Carolina draws crowds from all over the world, who come out as much … Continue reading