They say you have not truly lived until you have had a chance to visit the Big Apple for yourself. Seeing New York City for the first time is a mesmerizing experience that should be experienced by all. Regardless if you have visited before or not the summer season is a great time to make your trip. The warmer weather lets you enjoy outdoor activities and explore the city without the winter cold. One great reason to visit in the summer is the unique New York City events that take place across the many different boroughs. You will find something for everyone in your group when you get to explore all of these exciting happenings. Take a look at the top June events taking place in New York City this year:

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The Governor’s Ball Music Festival

Take a look around this year and you will see that music festivals are popping up all over the place. Many different cities and communities are jumping on the festival bandwagon getting big name artists to headline lively events. Regardless of all the imitators out there the festival that continues to stand above the rest here in New York City is the Governor’s Ball Music Festival. This music festival has been around for years and has been one of the most popular festivals in the state. The Governor’s Ball kicks off the month of June taking place June 7th through the 9th for a full three days of incredible music. The Governor’s Ball features an eclectic line up of top name artists from a variety of genres including hip hop, EDM, alternative rock, pop, and much more. This year’s line up stands out among other festivals with artists that are sure to get the people excited. Friday night kicks off the fun with artists including Post Malone, Rauw Alejandro, Dominic Fike, Goth Babe, and many more. The fun continues into Saturday where The Killers, 21 Savage, Sabrina Carpenter, Carly Rae Jepsen, and more take the stage. The festival closes the festivities on Sunday where Sza and Peso Pluma headline a full days’ worth of aristis. The Governor’s Ball takes place Flushing Meadows Corona Park right here in the city making it easy to get to. Tickets are currently selling fast and are sure to sell out before the event starts! You can purchase limited 3 day, 2 day, or single day tickets; 3 day VIP tickets are also available so make sure to grab these exclusive ticket options before they sell out!

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Tribeca Film Festival

If you are a film or cinema buff you will want to participate in the annual Tribeca Film Festival that takes place right here in New York City. The Tribeca Film Festival is an immersive experience that explored innovation across a variety of media including film, TV, games, audio storytelling, and much more. The festival is 2 weeks worth of exclusive screenings and premiers for upcoming films and TV shows. Attendees are able to purchase festival passes that can get them into all of the exclusive events of the festival; you are bound to run into a celebrity or two when you experience the festival in this luxury setting. Attendees can also get into screenings and matinee showings on an individual basis as well. This year’s Tribeca Film Festival will feature the De Niro Con, an exclusive tribute to New York’s own Robert De Niro and his 80 years in the film industry. Experience set recreations along with screenings, reunions, and costume exhibits from his movies. The Tribeca Film Festival is sure to be a hit for any movie lover in your group. Come experience it for yourself from June 5th through the 16th.

Pride March

Come celebrate and support the LBGTQ community by participating in this year’s Pride March taking place at the end of June.  This year’s event will be focusing on “Strength in Solidarity” to bring together all parts of New York City and celebrate the joy and resilience of the community. The New York City Pride March takes place on June 30th and begins at the intersection of 25th Street and 5th Avenue. The march will continue on passing both the Stonewall National Monument and New York City AIDS Memorial, both historical and critical monuments to the LBGTQ community. Come participate in the march that focuses on the positive qualities of the community and share a love for all. Don’t miss out on this year’s New York City Pride March!

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Turn your attention towards the East and look out for the Blue Ridge Mountains. If you are looking to plan an adventurous Father’s Day for your special someone consider taking them to Asheville this June! Father’s Day is a great day to show the father of your children or your own father just how much they mean to you. Skip out on a boring dinner and instead travel with the family here to Asheville. The area is known for its outdoor beauty and exciting activities here in the area. Take a look at what a Father’s Day in Asheville can look like for you:

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Hit the Mountain Biking Trails

One of the best ways to get out and see the most of Asheville is by enjoying some mountain biking. Asheville is located right by the Bent Creek Experimental Forest where you will find 6,000 acres of explorable terrain; and best of all, it is just 15 minutes away from Downtown Asheville! There are plenty of areas here on the trails that are perfect for beginnings. Check out the Homestead Trail that is just .9 miles in length and is a great way to get your feet on the pedals. Boyd Branch offers some elevation change so you can experience some quicker paces down the hills. Most experienced riders will want to head over to Green’s Lick, a popular trail in the area that is 2.5 miles in length and has some fun spots where you can make a jump or two. Biking around Asheville is not just about biking in the wilderness either. Visitors can explore the Biltmore Estate in the area where biking trails take you from paved trails to the French Board River. Kolo Bike Park is near Downtown Asheville and has plenty of multipurpose trails and dirt jumps. There is even a kids area where they can ride around too! Check out Beer City Bicycles in Downtown Asheville for all of your rental bike needs!

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Hit the Local Breweries

Dad may get a little thirsty after all of the riding around on bikes in Asheville so make sure to hit up the local breweries! Asheville is no joke when it comes to the craft beer scene here in the region. In fact, Asheville has the most breweries per capita than any other region here in the United States! That means you will have plenty of choices for you and the father to visit. Some of the notable breweries include New Belgium Brewing Company that is a satellite location that originally started in Colorado. Some other options include Wicked Weed Brewing, Asheville Brewing Company, Highland Brewing Company, and Wedge Brewing Company. Each location offers their own selection of handcrafted ales with classic recipes such as IPAs, lagers, stouts, pilsners, ambers, and more. You will also find some of their unique selection too including rotating seasonals, sours, and small batch beers. Come check out the over 40 breweries we have right here in Asheville during your next visit!

Beat the Heat

There is nothing better than cooling off with a splash during the summer months here in Asheville. Take the family over to Sliding Rock where you will find a 60 foot tall natural waterslide. The temperature in the water is a crisp 50 to 60 degrees instantly cooling you off. The French Broad River goes through the region and offers a variety of ways to enjoy time on it. French Broad Outfitters can provide you with kayaks, river tubes, and stand up paddleboards to rent by the hour or day. Wai Mauna Asheville SUP Tours will even take you on a guided river tour as you relax and take in the views. You can also beat the heat by sticking to air conditioning inside local attractions. The Asheville Pinball Museum is a great place to relive your childhood while Grove Arcade offers plenty of shopping stores to explore.

Go Zip Lining

Your dad will want to create lifelong memories during your Father’s Day adventure to Asheville. There is nothing more adventurous than a high flying thrill zip line ride! Zip lining will take you up in the tree tops as you zoom on down a rope course. There are a few different companies you can enjoy zip lining through here in the area. Consider checking out The Adventure Center of Asheville or Navitat Canopy Adventures. Each place offers their own unique zip line courses that you will have a blast riding down!

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Are you planning your summer vacation but haven’t narrowed down a place to visit yet? Well, you might consider setting your sights on Asheville, NC! A vacation in Asheville, NC is a summer paradise that draws you in with its lush landscapes, lively downtown, and endless opportunities for adventure!

Asheville embodies the essence of summer – from its sun-speckled mountain views to the downtown streets bursting with art, music, and mouth-watering cuisine. This city highlights the best that summer has to offer.

In this guide, we’ll uncover why a summer vacation in Asheville is the perfect getaway for you this summer. Learn more about how it uniquely blends stunning outdoor views and social fun. We’ll highlight the exciting seasonal events to attend, outdoor activities that help you explore all the area has to offer. This includes fascinating attractions steeped in history and creativity, and dining experiences that range from world-class farm-to-table restaurants to easygoing pubs.

Make this a summer to remember, with a trip to Asheville! Let’s explore this captivating city and see why you should add it to your must-visit destination list this summer.

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Why Visit Asheville in the Summer?

North Carolina Blue Ridge Mountains

Natural Wonders

Asheville is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountain range which offers spectacular views for all your summer adventures. The landscape is painted green with hints of color from the abundant wildflowers. Rolling hills and towering peaks beckon you to explore, whether on foot with a hike, or pedaling along on your bicycle. The weather is gorgeous this time of year, with mild summer temperatures perfect for spending time outside. Wander through fragrant rhododendron blooms or cycle along a path beside a mountain stream on a cool, misty morning.

Rich Culture and History

Beyond its natural beauty, Asheville also has a unique mix of historic landmarks and a bustling modern arts scene. Stroll through the streets and you’ll find murals on every corner, art galleries filled with local masterpieces, and live music floating from cafes and street corners. The city’s creative spirit is infectious, and its diverse arts community hosts festivals, workshops, and exhibitions throughout the summer! Additionally, landmarks like the Biltmore Estate and Thomas Wolfe Memorial will give you a trip back in time to the city’s past. Contemporary cultural centers like the Asheville Art Museum showcase the city’s modern artistic achievements.

With its natural wonders and exciting cultural scene, you’ll never be bored in Asheville! What’s more, there are fun events to enjoy during the summer months. See what events you can enjoy with a summer in Asheville.

Events to Check Out

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June

Start your summer off strong by checking out Asheville’s outdoor music festivals, which include a range of talented local musicians. There’s the Downtown After 5 concert series, which happens the third Friday of each month, from 5pm-9pm from April through September. Here you can enjoy a rich lineup of live music while soaking up the festive atmosphere of Asheville’s downtown area. The event centers around celebrating diverse music, local organizations, artists, and food! It’s not one to be missed.

Local artisans displaying their wares at outdoor markets like the Asheville City Market. Held on Saturdays, this open-air market brings together vendors offering seasonal produce, handmade crafts, and unique culinary treats!

July

In July, be sure to head over to the Shindig on the Green for traditional mountain music that celebrates the region’s rich folk heritage. This event is held every Saturday in July and August. There’s a break in the performers schedules on August 3rd because many will be attending the Mountain Dance and Folk Festival, the Shindig on the Green’s sister event! The Mountain Dance and Folk Festival takes place nightly from Thursday August 1 through Saturday August 3. For a rootin’ tootin’ folksy good time, be sure to add these events to your calendar!

For families, outdoor nature workshops and wildlife tours offer a chance to engage with nature up close. The Western North Carolina Nature Center’s Summer Camps and guided programs provide hands-on experiences for kids to learn about Asheville’s native plants and animals.

August

Check out the Asheville Wine & Food Festival, held August 18-19! This two-day event brings together top chefs, mixologists, and local restaurants to celebrate the region’s rich culinary heritage. Check online to get your tickets in advanced.

Don’t miss out! Allow these events to connect you to Asheville’s creative, adventurous, and community-driven spirit this summer!

Activities and Attractions

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Outdoor Adventures

Explore the great outdoors in Asheville! Prepare to be blown away by the magnificent hiking trails, rivers, and even ziplining adventures that await you.

Hiking and Waterfalls

Head over to Craggy Gardens, located on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Here you’ll find sweeping views and colorful flowers in the summer. Take the Mount Pisgah Trail for some 360-degree views of the area, seen from the summit. Linville Falls, known as the “Grand Canyon of the Southern Appalachians,” will captivate you with its cascading waters plunging into the Linville Gorge.

Rafting and Kayaking

The French Broad River is the spot for whitewater rafting. No matter if you’re a beginner or an expert, the rapids offer just enough thrill for everybody. If you’re looking for a more serene experience on the water, opt to kayak through the still waters of Lake Julian or Lake Powhatan and take in your peaceful surroundings.

Ziplining and Adventure Parks

To get a real adrenaline rush, check out Navitat Canopy Adventures for a zipline ride over the treetops! You’ll be soaring over and through the forests of Moody Cove. For little travelers, you may choose to visit The Adventure Center of Asheville. This center features multiple zipline courses, including KidZip, designed specifically for younger adventurers!

Historical Sites and Museums

The legacy and history of Asheville has been well-preserved through its iconic landmarks and world-class museums. Come visit to gain more insight into the city’s interesting past and inspired present.

Biltmore Estate

Wander the halls of the largest privately-owned estate in the U.S. – The Biltmore! This home is a sheer marvel of architecture and opulence. Tour the mansion’s grand halls and intricate rooms before strolling through the well-manicured gardens. Also, let’s not forget to stop at their in-house winery!

Thomas Wolfe Memorial

Once the boyhood home of celebrated author Thomas Wolfe, this historic house museum provides a glimpse into his life and the inspiration for his literary work “Look Homeward, Angel.”

Asheville Art Museum

Situated in the heart of downtown, the museum houses an extensive collection of 20th and 21st century American art with a focus on regional works from Southern Appalachia, offering diverse exhibits that appeal to art enthusiasts of all tastes.

Family-Friendly

Check out a botanical garden in Asheville, NC

Traveling with your family to Asheville can be fun for all! The city boasts a variety of family-friendly attractions that blend fun, education, and time in the great outdoors. Here are some great places where both children and adults can enjoy quality time while learning more about nature.

Western North Carolina Nature Center

This wildlife park is home to over 60 species, including black bears, red wolves, otters, and cougars! The center has thoughtfully designed exhibits that make it easy for little ones to learn while experiencing up-close encounters with these amazing creatures. Watch as your child explores their surroundings through touch and guided activities, a petting zoo, and hands-on educational programs!

Botanical Gardens at Asheville

Check out unique Appalachian plant species at the Botanical Gardens. Take the self-guided exploration along the Creekside trail and see what variety of plants, flowers, and trees you can point out. In addition to the outdoor trails, the Botanical Gardens host family-friendly workshops, events, and guided tours that will deepen your appreciation for plants.

Asheville Treetops Adventure Park

You and the kids will love navigating this aerial obstacle course suspended way up in the forest canopy! Test your agility and teamwork on ziplines, rope swings, and climbing challenges of all difficulty levels. The KidZip course is a safe and fun challenge for younger participants while parents enjoy the thrill of their own treetop adventure.

Hands On! Children’s Museum

Take a short 30-minute drive to Hendersonville, to visit Hands On! Children’s Museum. This museum is a creative and interactive space for children to learn through play. Watch your child’s imagination run wild as they explore exhibits are designed for imaginative exploration – from building projects to dressing up as firefighters and veterinarians.

Your Asheville summer vacation will be equally enjoyable for children and adults! Asheville has no shortage of ways for you and your family to vacation your way – from wildlife adventures to ziplining, tranquil botanical gardens to imaginative indoor play.

Dining and Nightlife

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Calling all foodies! Asheville’s food scene is as diverse as its landscapes and communities. The restaurants here offer something for every taste and preference. From refined farm-to-table restaurants to innovative taco joints and world-class vegan spots – choose your foodie adventure in Asheville.

Restaurants

Fine Dining

Sample the unique flavors of Spain right in the heart of North Carolina at Cúrate! This tapas restaurant features reimagined Spanish classics. Each dish is created with locally sourced ingredients and culinary techniques that pay homage to traditional Spanish cuisine. The love of the Mediterranean can be felt in every bite, from the sizzling gambas al ajillo (garlic shrimp) to the crispy patatas bravas.

Rhubarb, helmed by chef John Fleer, is another fine dining gem that combines a sophisticated ambiance with inventive flavors. Seasonal Appalachian ingredients influence the ever-evolving menu at Rhubarb. Try their grilled trout and slow-roasted pork to gain the real essence of Appalachian cooking. Rhubarb is the perfect spot to begin your evening of exploring downtown Asheville.

Casual Eateries

For a quick and laid-back bite to eat, stop at White Duck Taco. Here you’ll find a colorful variety of taco fillings inspired by international cuisines. Try the spicy Bangkok shrimp or Korean bulgogi beef tacos while enjoying the riverside views.

For comfort food served with a twist, visit Sunny Point Café. If you love brunch, then you have to order the famous shrimp and grits, avocado toast, and banana pancakes. Sunny Point Café is dedicated to using locally sourced ingredients, which can be tasted in each authentic dish.

Vegetarian/Vegan

More of a plant-based eater? You’ll love Asheville’s vegan and vegetarian dining options. Laughing Seed Café has been a cornerstone of the city’s vegetarian scene for years. Here you can sample globally inspired meals like Indian dosas, pad Thai, and unique sandwiches.

Meanwhile, Plant redefines vegan fine dining with its creative dishes. Through dishes like the grilled beets, crispy mushroom mole and crusted seitan marsala you can see how Plant elevates everyday veggies into masterpieces.

Breweries and Pubs

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Sample Local Craft Beers

Asheville’s status as “Beer City USA” is well-deserved thanks to their over 30 craft breweries. Wicked Weed Brewing has gained national acclaim for its experimental beers. The brewery’s taproom pours everything from sour ales to barrel-aged specialties. Burial Beer Co. is another must-visit, with its adventurous flavor profiles and small-batch creations that include dark, robust stouts and hop-forward IPAs.

Laid-Back Pubs with Live Music

Sip pints of local ales while listening to live music at Jack of the Wood. Check out the Funkatorium, a subsidiary of Wicked Weed. Shock your tastebuds with their selection of sour and funky beers. The Funkatorium is a great spot to unwind after a day of exploring Asheville.

Asheville’s dining and nightlife scene is just as dynamic as the city itself. Whether you’re in the mood for a date at an upscale restaurant, a quick but delicious taco fix, or a night of craft beer tasting, Asheville has got all the options you could ever need.

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You’re thinking about visiting Asheville, but aren’t sure what you’ll do yet? Well, you’re in luck. The city has a lively events calendar full of amazing things to experience year-round. There’s food and art festivals, nature retreats, and live music performances that are sure to impress. Visiting a special event in Asheville gives you the chance to experience the community firsthand, taste the freshest local flavors, and explore new forms of art and music. There’s so much to see in Asheville!

This ultimate event guide to Asheville, NC will give you an idea of the types of festivals and activities that are taking place throughout the year. Let’s dive into this calendar so you can start planning your trip around these incredible events!

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Events by Month

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January

Asheville Restaurant Week

The start of the new year means new foodie adventures. January helps you start the new year off right with Asheville Restaurant Week! For one week, top restaurants across the city offer special prix fixe menus, showcasing their finest dishes at reduced prices. It’s the perfect time to sample the rich farm-to-table flavors of Asheville’s in upscale restaurants or in casual, contemporary cafés. Restaurant week is truly a delicious way to get to know Asheville.

February

Mardi Gras Parade

Asheville puts its own unique twist on Mardi Gras with a lively parade. The downtown Mardi Gras Parade is a colorful, festive spectacle featuring floats, costumes, and merrymakers dancing through the streets in a dazzling display. Everyone’s invited to join in on the fun at the masquerade balls and after-parties that fill the night with music and merriment.

Asheville Fringe Arts Festival

If you find yourself drawn to the avant-garde, the Asheville Fringe Arts Festival is something you should check out. This festival showcases experimental and unconventional works by local and national artists. Here you’ll find an adventurous blend of theater, puppetry, dance, and performance art. The shows are hosted in multiple venues around the city, ranging from small stages to more unconventional spaces. This festival is a must-attend event for anyone seeking out-of-the-box entertainment. The timing of this festival varies and could be held in March, so be sure to check online for more information.

March

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

Embrace the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day in Asheville with a mix of lively pub crawls, green-themed parties, and live music! Put on your favorite green outfit and join in the festivities at various breweries and bars around the city. Sip an Irish stouts or ale while listening to live performances by local musicians. Musical acts range from traditional Celtic tunes to folk and rock, helping you get into the spirit of this iconic holiday.

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April

Asheville Orchid Festival

Welcome Spring in April at the Asheville Orchid Festival held at the North Carolina Arboretum. This festival brings a pop of color to the city, showcasing beautiful arrangements and displays of native and international orchids. Check out a workshop to learn about cultivating these plants or check out the orchid options for sale so you can bring one home with you.

Asheville Bread Festival

Calling all bread lovers! You will love every minute spent at the Asheville Bread Festival with its hands-on workshops, expert demonstrations, and tastings focused on the craft of making artisan bread. Watch master bakers demonstrate traditional techniques, from sourdough starters to shaping and scoring dough. Panel discussions delve into topics like local grains, baking trends, and sustainability. The festival’s marketplace offers bread and baked goods from some of the best bakers in the region! Come celebrate all things bread in Asheville!

May

LEAF Global Arts Retreat

This smaller, more intimate version of the Lake Eden Arts Festival (LEAF) offers you a unique blend of live music, art, and healing arts workshops. Held at the idyllic Lake Eden in Black Mountain, the retreat brings together world-class musicians, performers, and artisans in beautiful surroundings. Participate in drum circles, yoga classes, and craft workshops, or simply relax by the lake while enjoying live music.

Biltmore Blooms

The grounds and gardens of the Biltmore transform into a floral wonderland, with thousands of tulips, azaleas, and other spring blooms covering every inch! Wander through the Walled Garden, meander along the Azalea Garden paths, and enjoy sweeping views of blooming flowers from the estate’s terraces. Garden experts are on hand to provide guided tours, while the estate’s conservatory displays rare tropical plants.

Montford Music & Arts Festival

Come enjoy a day of art, music, and culture at the Montford Music & Arts Festival. The historic Montford neighborhood turns into a bustling hub of creativity at the largest street festival in Western North Carolina! Live performances by local and regional musicians span genres from folk and bluegrass to rock and jazz, providing a lively soundtrack to your visit. Over 100 vendors showcase their art, jewelry, and crafts alongside food trucks and local restaurants offering everything from barbecue to international flavors.

Mountain Sports Festival

If you love nature, fitness, and competition then you’ll love this three-day celebration of outdoor sports. Activities like trail running, biking, paddleboarding, and climbing alongside races and sports events are just some ways to enjoy yourself. Listen to live music, eat local food, and check out the educational workshops that promote environmental stewardship.

Listen to live music in Asheville, NC

June

Downtown After 5

As summer stretches over Asheville, the Downtown After 5 series starts and fills the city with the sounds of live music each month. Held on the third Friday of every month from May through September, these outdoor concerts transform North Lexington Avenue into a lively venue where everyone gathers to listen to local bands performing a mix of genres – from folk, rock, jazz, and the blues. It’s a great way to get a feel for Asheville’s music scene, while checking out food vendors, sampling craft beer, and enjoying the laidback vibes.

Blue Ridge Pride

In June, Blue Ridge Pride brings Asheville’s LGBTQ+ community together for a colorful, inclusive festival that spans the weekend. This event includes drag shows, live entertainment, and dozens of vendors offering food and merchandise. Workshops and discussion panels foster awareness and understanding, while local businesses show their support for the LGBTQ+ community.

VeganFest

Celebrate plant-based cuisine and healthy living at VeganFest. This event is exciting for vegans and omnivores! The festival features cooking demonstrations by expert chefs, an array of food trucks and vendors showcasing their vegan dishes, and educational workshops on nutrition and sustainability. Visitors can sample delicious plant-based foods while learning about the benefits of a vegan lifestyle.

July

Shindig on the Green

Shindig on the Green is a beloved Asheville tradition that celebrates the region’s rich Appalachian musical heritage. Taking place on summer Saturdays in Pack Square Park, this free event features traditional mountain music, bluegrass jams, and dance performances. Listen to fiddle tunes, banjo melodies, and more, while talented dancers showcase clogging and other folk dance styles.

Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands

For nearly a century, the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands has brought together artisans from across the Southeast to showcase their exquisite handmade crafts. The event, held at Harrah’s Cherokee Center in downtown Asheville, features over 150 vendors offering pottery, textiles, woodwork, jewelry, and more. Live craft demonstrations give visitors an insight into the artists’ creative process, while the fair’s interactive nature workshops engage families and provide a fun learning experience. This craft fair gives you a window into the rich legacy of traditional Appalachian crafts.

LEAF Downtown

LEAF Downtown is a summer celebration of music, art, and community. Located in Pack Square Park, the festival features an exciting lineup of musical acts, ranging from world music to soul and blues, along with interactive workshops and family-friendly activities. Local and international artists display their work, while food trucks serve up everything from classic festival fare to international cuisine. The inclusive atmosphere encourages creativity. Hands-on activities, from painting to drum circles, offer something for everyone. LEAF Downtown invites people of all ages and backgrounds to come together in celebration of all things art!

August

Asheville Wine & Food Festival

For a comprehensive taste of Asheville’s diverse food scene, visit the Asheville Wine & Food Festival! This multi-day event is filled with tastings, cooking demonstrations, chef competitions, and educational panels, all spotlighting local chefs, winemakers, and food lovers. Pair delectable dishes with exquisite wines at The Grand Tasting event where you can sample a wide variety of wines, cocktails, and gourmet foods.

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September

Village Art and Craft Fair

The Village Art and Craft Fair in historic Biltmore Village brings together over 100 talented artisans to showcase their work. This fair features booths displaying pottery, jewelry, woodwork, paintings, and more. As you stroll along the charming cobblestone streets of Biltmore Village you can feast your eyes on carefully curated handmade crafts, find unique treasures, and speak directly with the artists about their creative processes. Live music and food vendors adding to the festive atmosphere.

Goombay Festival

Celebrate West African and Caribbean culture at the Goombay Festival! This event transforms downtown Asheville into a spectacular hub of music, dance, and good food. The parade, drumming circles, and live performances of reggae, gospel, and Afrobeat music fill the air, while food vendors serve up delicious Caribbean specialties. Craft vendors display handmade jewelry and textiles, while educational workshops and storytelling sessions provide insight into West African and Caribbean traditions.

Asheville Greek Festival

Hosted by Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, the Asheville Greek Festival brings a taste of Greece to the city each September. The festival features a wide selection of traditional Greek dishes, including spanakopita, gyros, and baklava! Greek music and dance performances entertain as you savor the flavors of Greece. Craft booths selling authentic Greek jewelry, ceramics, and souvenirs make this event an essential stop for all things Greek.

October

Asheville Oktoberfest

Put on your lederhosen and join in on the Oktoberfest fun at Asheville Oktoberfest! Sample a variety of beer from local breweries, play traditional Bavarian games, and dance to live polka music during the festivities. Explore a diverse selection of seasonal brews, including pumpkin ales, Märzens, and stouts, all while munching on pretzels, sausages, and other German-inspired goodies. The festival also includes stein-holding competitions and a costume contest, creating a lively celebration that pays homage to the original Munich Oktoberfest.

Haunted Asheville

As Halloween approaches, discover Asheville’s spooky side with Haunted Asheville tours and haunted attractions that delve into the city’s eerie past. Led by local experts, these ghost tours tell tales of haunted hotels, mysterious apparitions, and unexplained phenomena.

November

Holiday Parade and JingleFest

November marks the beginning of Asheville’s merrymaking season with its annual Holiday Parade and JingleFest. The streets are filled with holiday spirit as the parade travels through downtown, featuring colorful floats, marching bands, and old St. Nick himself. After the parade, families head to JingleFest, a free event with crafts, live entertainment, and seasonal activities like cookie decorating and holiday-themed games.

The Big Crafty

The Big Crafty, Asheville’s holiday art market, brings together dozens of local artisans for a weekend filled with handmade crafts, unique gifts, and plenty of creative cheer. Browse booths showcasing jewelry, pottery, textiles, and fine art all crafted by talented regional artists. Enjoy live performances, delicious local food, and the holiday festivities at The Big Craft. Be sure to stock up on all your one-of-a-kind holiday gifts.

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December

Christmas at Biltmore

Your eyes will sparkle when you see the magical wonderland of Christmas at Biltmore. The grand estate is adorned with twinkling lights, elegant ornaments, and over 50 elaborately decorated Christmas trees. Take guided tours of the mansion’s opulent interiors, listen to live holiday music echoing through the halls, and warm up with a cup of hot cider. Outside, the gardens and grounds are illuminated, perfect for strolling. The estate’s Antler Hill Village hosts seasonal activities, including wine tastings at the estate’s winery and holiday shopping for one-of-a-kind gifts.

National Gingerbread House Competition

Every year, The Omni Grove Park Inn hosts the National Gingerbread House Competition, where master bakers from across the nation showcase their cookie architectural skills. These spectacular gingerbread creations feature intricate designs that blend art and whimsy using gingerbread and icing! Tour the exhibit and vote for their favorites, all while sipping a hot cocoa and taking in the inn’s amazing holiday decorations. This competition is one of Asheville’s most beloved holiday traditions

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If you’re looking for a place where every month holds a new adventure, start planning your visit to Asheville. Check out available Asheville accommodations and travel tips with Mighty Tree Properties. We’ll help you make the most of each festival, no matter the season, with the rich place to call home. Reach out today for more information!

Shopping local is always on the itinerary whenever you travel and visit someplace new. Whether you are looking for a gift for someone back home or a trinket to keep for memories, shopping local stores is a great way to find what you need. Sure, you can always go to the big box stores, but you will just find items that you can easily find back home. Instead, support the local community here around the Smoky Mountains by visiting a Smoky Mountain farmers market in town. You will be able to enjoy perusing a variety of farmers and craft markets that allow local vendors to sell their goods. Let us help you find the best local farmers and craft markets here in the Smoky Mountains:

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Smoky Mountain Farmers & Artisans Markets

There is one place in the Smoky Mountains that will instantly have you feel like a local. Of course, we are talking about the Smoky Mountain Farmers & Artisans Markets and all that it has to offer! This local farmers market can be found over in Bryson City and brings together all of the local farmers and growers into one place. This seasonal market is open during the summer, taking advantage of the sunny days here in the area. The Smoky Mountain Farmers & Artisans Markets is more than just a market and is also a gathering space for everyone. In between your shopping you will have access to picnic tables to enjoy food with local musicians playing some fun tunes. The market is always pet friendly for friendly dogs on a leash. The market is open rain or shine with the rare exception of heavy downpours.

Speaking of shopping, you will find some of the freshest produce sourced from local farmers perfect to add into your meal back at your vacation rental. You will also find local artisans that offer handcrafted items perfect for a gift for yourself or for a loved one back home. The Smoky Mountain Farmers & Artisans Markets takes place in Downtown Bryson City at 117 Island Street. The market will run every Friday and Saturday from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM during the months May through October.

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Asheville City Market

Of course there are always closer markets to our vacation rentals right here around Asheville. This includes the annual Asheville City Market located in Downtown Asheville. This is Asheville’s top market each year and is a “producer only” market, meaning only local farmers and artisans are able to participate in the event. You will be able to browse a variety of goods from bakers, farmers, jewelers, sculptures, soap makers, and many more. Finding the perfect gift to take back home has never been easier. The Asheville City Market can be found between Woodfin Street and East Walnut Street during the months of April through December. As the weather becomes colder in the winter the market will take itself inside the Asheville Masonic Temple. The market runs every Saturday during this time from 9:00 AM to noon.

North Asheville Tailgate Market

For the oldest market in town head on over to the North Asheville Tailgate Market. You will find a similar feature of local farmers, bakers, chefs, artisans, and more that this market that offers more than just produce. This market is ideal for those who want to explore a smaller sized market and avoid some of the busy areas. The North Asheville Tailgate Market is located on the UNC Asheville Campus Commuter Lot #C during the months of April through November. Don’t miss out on this market that runs from 8:00 AM to noon each Saturday of the season.

Other Asheville Tailgate Markets

There really is no shortage of markets here in Asheville and the North Asheville Tailgate Market is not the only tailgate market. You will find three other tailgate markets throughout the year on different days to ensure you have plenty of opportunities to shop around. These markets include the West, East, and Black Mountain Tailgate Markets here in Asheville. The West Asheville Tailgate Market is held on Tuesday at 718 Haywood Road from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM from April through November. The East Asheville Tailgate Market is held on Fridays from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM from April through October at 954 Tunnel Road. The Black Mountain Tailgate Market is held on Saturdays from 9:00 AM to noon from May through November; this market is located at 130 Montreat. Each market is a great gathering of local vendors and no two visits will ever be the same.

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Local markets are the perfect way to support the local industry and find some great gifts. Reach out and book one of our vacation rentals today and get ready for the Smoky Mountains.

Everything seems to be going up in price lately, making traveling a lot harder to do for most families. Don’t miss out on a wonderful vacation getaway this summer season. When it comes to vacation without breaking the bank there are several places you can choose from. We offer vacation rentals in some of the top travel destinations including the Smoky Mountains, Asheville, and even New York City. You may be wondering if it is possible to experience these incredible vacation spots on a budget and we are very happy to say yes you can! Take a look at how you vacation in these areas without breaking the bank:

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Budget Friendly in the Smoky Mountains

For those looking for an outdoor adventure, you cannot go wrong with a trip to the Great Smoky Mountains. This local national park is the biggest draw near our vacation rentals here in Gatlinburg. As with any national park there is a fee to enter the park, but the pass can be used for several days. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park features several areas you will want to explore. The park is home to trails such as Rainbow Falls and Grotto Falls. The trails leading to these falls include wonderful sights of the area and you can even walk behind the waterfalls too! If you want views of the falls from your car, simply enjoy a ride on the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail that is a 6-mile stretch of highway. Clingmans Dome is another area that you are sure to want to explore. It is the highest point in the state of Tennessee and will have you climbing up over 6,600 feet. You will find a steep, paved path that will take you up to the observation tower. Additional trails around the area include the Appalachian Trail. Make sure to bring a jacket even in the summer as the temperature at that elevation is sure to be cool!

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Budget Friendly in Asheville

Asheville is another great outdoor location that is perfect for those who want to explore the area. Asheville is also close by the Great Smoky Mountains National Park where you too can enjoy its many hiking trails and views. However, a few things that make Asheville stand apart from the park include the Botanical Gardens. This urban sanctuary is located 5 minutes north of the city and is a beautiful garden filled with amazing plant life. Asheville is nestled along the Blue Ridge Mountains that deserve their own praise. Take a drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway where you can enjoy stunning views and overlooks of the mountain range. There are also plenty of side trails accessible from the side of the road too. Head over to Mt. Mitchell State Park to reach the highest point on the Eastern seaboard. This peak is located on the Black Mountain range and is 35 miles northeast of Asheville. Visitors can always drive up to the summit and avoid the steep trek. The observation deck is a great place to enjoy views of the summit along with enjoying the museum on the property.

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Budget Friendly in New York City

If there is one city visitors do not expect to be budget friendly is New York City. However, there are plenty of ways to save on the cost of your trip. Explore all that New York City has to offer in the different boroughs. The High Line is a gorgeous city park that located on top of a shuttered railroad train track. This 1.45-mile park is elevated above the city and is always free to visit. You will find some incredible views up here along with a gorgeous stretch of scenery. If you wish to see a little more of the rich history of New York City head on over to the Grand Central Terminal. This expansive train terminal has a rich history with the city and is your one stop place to shop and eat until your heart is content. This iconic building simply cannot be passed up on. Another incredible building that is perfect for history buffs is the New York Public Library. Specifically, the Stephen A. Schwarzman building in Midtown is a work of art. You will find nine different divisions inside the library and is four stories tall. The library is always free to the public to use and is a great way to have an educational experience here in the city.

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There is no shortage of fun in the Great Smoky Mountains, Asheville, and New York City, even when on a budget. Contact us and choose our vacation rentals to make the best experience possible for you and your family in these three areas.

Picking a location for your upcoming summer getaway can always be difficult. Do you go with somewhere new or stick to an annual favorite you can always return to? One way to help you pick a destination is by choosing our vacation rentals to ensure a comfortable experience. Our summer vacation rentals can be found in a variety of locations including the Smoky Mountains, Asheville, and NYC. Take a look at what you can plan for to make the most of your summer getaway in these incredible spots:

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Summer in the Smoky Mountains

When you vacation to The Smoky Mountains you will specifically be staying around the Gatlinburg area. This location is known to feature some of the most exciting features in the area. The area is named after the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and should be the first place you plan on visiting in the area. This national park features lush forests and wildflowers that can be found year round. The early summer season is a great time to visit so you can see the flowing waterfalls and streams at their peak. Plentiful hiking trails follow part of the Appalachian Trail and will take you to spots including Clingmans Dome with scenic views all around. Of course you will want additional attractions and activities to keep you busy during your stay with too. Take the ski lift found in Downtown Gatlinburg up to Ober Mountain where this winter sports destination turns into a summer attraction center. Enjoy rides on the Ski Mountain Coaster and Alpine Slide that offers thrilling experience around the top of the mountain. The Aerial Tramway that takes you up to Ober Mountain is an enjoyable experience in and of itself. You will get to see an unprecedented view of the area.

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Asheville Summer Activities

For another destination that offers plenty of outdoor fun along with unique summer activities look no further than Asheville. This North Carolina community is ready to show you just how relaxing a summer stay can be. Asheville sits right at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains that offers incredible views that get even more amazing in the summer. Come check out the best views during the summer at nearby sunset viewing spots. The Blue Ridge Parkway is a top scenic drive in the country and will have you enjoying panoramic views. Enjoy the drive around dusk to take in the sun as it starts to fall behind the mountains in the backdrop. This is also a great spot for stargazing as you see stars at a whole new level. The Blue Ridge Mountains also offers a near endless supply of incredible hiking trails that are perfect to traverse in the summer. If you make it during the early summer you will have a chance to see flowing waterfalls at their peak in the park too. Asheville is home to some of the top craft breweries in the state of North Carolina. Local favorites include Burial Beer Co., Wicked Weed Brewing, and Twin Leaf Brewery. You can stop by their taprooms whenever during your stay or book a craft beer guided tour that will take you to several different spots and cover your transportation needs too. Asheville in the summer is always spent best outdoors!

 

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New York City in the Summer

Come check out the Big Apple by booking your summer stay for New York City! You will find that the city never truly sleeps even when the temperatures start to rise. There is no visit to Manhattan than a stop by Central Park. It is the first landscaped park in the United States and has stood the test of time. You can explore the park by horseback carriage or take a boat tour on the water. The Central Park Zoo is close by and offers a variety of summer fun for the kids to enjoy. Whenever the temperatures rise you can always cool off indoors. Specifically, you can book a show to see a Broadway musical. Seeing a show on Broadway is a textbook experience of New York City and tickets frequently sell out to most shows. Reserve your seats in advance to ensure a chance to see your favorite musical up close. Check out one of the newer parts of the city with a visit to The High line. This 1.45 mile long park is located on top of an old rail trail and is found on the west side of Manhattan. You will be just down the street from a marketplace and food hall so you don’t go hungry!

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These destinations await you and your family this summer season. Reach out today and book one of our luxury vacation rentals to make the most of your summer fun.

There are always so many details you have to plan when booking a vacation getaway. The destination is always most important; you want to make sure you find somewhere you actually want to spend time! What can be equally important as the destination, however, is booking lodging that will keep you comfortable. No matter where you go, you can always find a hotel room waiting, but what you find inside that hotel room may not be desirable. Many hotel rooms offer minimal space that can barely be described as comfortable. Instead of being stuck inside another hotel room, book one of our spacious vacation rentals. With room for your whole traveling party and extra amenities to keep you comfortable, you’re sure to enjoy your trip even more! Read on below to see all the ways our rental options at Mighty Tree Properties are better than hotel rooms.

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More Space for Everyone

As mentioned, hotel rooms typically do not offer all the space you could want or need. You will find that most rooms come with a bedroom, and maybe if you are lucky, a lounge area. Whenever you book one of our vacation rentals, you will never be short on space. Each of our vacation rentals is a privately owned home. The properties in our selection include condominium rentals, where you can stay close to the city. Like most condos, these properties include plenty of space inside and out. That includes spacious living areas such as living rooms and kitchens. Our property listings also include single family homes and spacious properties which are perfect for family gatherings.

Each property comes with basic living areas. The living rooms typically feature plush sofas and loveseats to ensure everyone has a spot during your down time. Flat screen TVs offer a chance to catch your favorite show or movie by logging into your steaming services during your stay. You may even find living rooms with fireplaces to help keep you warm. These will not be bland rooms with no sense of style, but instead rooms in unique homes that feature inviting décor and ambience. The same goes for the kitchens, where you can enjoy countertop space, cabinets stocked full of essential cookware, and full-size appliances. Basically, you have everything at your fingertips you need to prepare a meal, outside of the ingredients themselves. Once everything is prepared, you will find a dining space in your vacation rental for everyone to sit down together. Now that is something no hotel room can do!

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Bedrooms and Bathrooms

Making sure everyone has a good night of sleep is essential to an incredible vacation getaway. You do not want anyone waking up complaining that their back hurts from an old hotel room mattress. Instead, our properties feature actual bedrooms complete with a comfortable bed, dressers, and closets. You will have plenty of space to unpack your clothing and prevent any wrinkling from occurring. The beds come fitted with fine linens that will help you stay asleep all night long. When you look at a specific listing, you will notice the bedrooms typically feature a king- or queen-size bed in each room. Our properties also offer rooms perfect for children with full-size bunk beds, letting them have their own space instead of sharing a bed.

Getting to the bathroom has never been easier, as master bedrooms typically feature an en suite bathroom. You will find dual vanities, soaking tubs, walk-in showers, and more. Essential toiletries are always provided with the rental. Other bathrooms in the home can feature shower/tub combos and everything else you need to help you prepare or unwind from the day. Always take a look at the listing to see how many bedrooms and bathrooms your chosen property has!

Additional Features

Of course, having access to a living room, kitchen, and bedroom is not the most exciting thing in the world. However, you will find our vacation rentals still typically provide so much more. That includes access to fun areas included in our larger properties. Take a step outside to find spacious backyard areas where the kids can run around. Cook something up on the grill and enjoy your meal al fresco on the patio. Lounge areas are perfect to lay out and grab some sun. Some of our more luxurious properties even include exciting rooms inside the house such as game rooms or theater rooms. You will find it hard to leave your vacation rental when so much fun can be found under a single roof!

Living area in an Asheville vacation rental

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There is something truly special about hitting the road for a family vacation to commemorate summer. Everyone has been working so hard at work and school that a little break is more than warranted. And there is no perfect moment for just that than over Memorial Day Weekend. Experience the best Memorial Day Weekend getaway possible when you choose a vacation destination complete with our luxury vacation rentals. We offer properties in popular destinations, including the Smoky Mountains of Gatlinburg, Asheville, and New York City. Each location offers something exciting perfect for you to check out. Here is how your Memorial Day getaways to these locations can look:

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Memorial Day in the Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains is a truly incredible sight, especially when you get to see them in clear weather during the summer. Memorial Day Weekend is a great time to come see the mountains up close and personal. You will find that Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge will have all kinds of activities ready to go for your stay. The Smoky Mountain Thunder Memorial Ride will see hundreds of motorcyclists take to the road between Sevierville and Clinch Mountain for a tribute to our nation’s armed forces. Of course, you can always take the time to explore Great Smoky Mountain National Park too. This national park offers over 800 miles of trails to explore including popular spots such as Laurel Falls and Andrews Bald. Some paths are even paved, making them easier to navigate for younger children in the family.

When you are ready to cool off from the heat, book a whitewater rafting experience. Local companies such as Ober Mountain and Big Creek Expeditions offer guided rafting tours in the local rivers. You will have plenty of options for experience levels making sure you find the tour best for you. Memorial Day in the Smoky Mountains never looked so good!

Memorial Day in Asheville

North Carolina, specifically Asheville, is another great spot to spend your Memorial Day Weekend. You will find that Memorial Day Weekend will feature all kinds of fun. Friday May 24th will be the kickoff to summer with the Asheville Drum Line from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM offering a dancing circle with drummers at Pritchard Park. Asheville also has plenty of incredible outdoor adventures to take part in. The area is known for zip lining, hiking, waterfall exploring, water tubing, and white water rafting. French Broad Adventures offers a variety of whitewater rafting through the rapids. Choose between class I through IV to find the option that matches your skill level. They are found just half an hour outside of Downtown Asheville, making it easy to get to them. The easier rapids are even family friendly so the whole gang can join in on the fun. If you are looking for picturesque moments head over to Chimney Rock just 25 miles outside of Asheville. You will find one of the tallest waterfalls in the area along with a 500-million-year-old monolith for you to get views from up top of. More outdoor adventures can be found in Asheville for Memorial Day Weekend.

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Memorial Day in NYC

If you prefer a big city moment for your Memorial Day Weekend, head on over to New York City. The city offers two different Memorial Day parades that take place on Memorial Day itself. The Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade marches from 78th Street and Third Avenue all the way to John Paul Jones Park. Another parade can be found at the Little Neck Douglaston Memorial Day Parade that leads from Jayson Avenue and Northern Boulevard on down.

For a little history with your stay head over to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum that is docked at Pier 86. This real aircraft carrier now houses this local museum where you can learn all about World War II and the fighters and ships that participated in the battles associated with the war. They offer a variety of Memorial Day activities all weekend from a movie night to demos and displays. They end Memorial Day Weekend on the holiday itself with a closing ceremony. Additional naval ships will also be open for tours, including the USS WASP at Pier 88 South and HMS Scott at Pier 88 North. Make sure to confirm locations prior to your arrival as locations may change prior to Memorial Day Weekend. As you can see history buffs will have a great time here in the city!

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Our vacation rentals will keep you having fun all weekend long for Memorial Day. Choose your favorite property found in either the Smoky Mountains, Asheville, or NYC. You will have the best start to your summer when you choose our properties.

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This spring you have nearly limitless options to choose from for a wonderful spring getaway. For the best stay during any vacation, make sure to choose one of our vacation rentals. You will find full-sized homes fitted with the finest amenities to ensure your comfort. Our properties can be found in a variety of locations, each more different than the last. Some of our popular Spring Break destinations include the Smoky Mountains around Gatlinburg along with Asheville and even New York City. Each location has plenty of spring events that will make for an inviting and special stay. Here are the top spring events in each location:

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Smoky Mountains Spring Events

Spring in the Great Smoky Mountains is truly a special time of year. The wildflowers begin to bloom, and the outdoor weather cannot be beaten. Speaking of wildflowers, you will not want to miss out on the 74th Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage. This event takes place at the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and highlights the blooming wildflowers. Professionally guided tours will be available through the park along with special exhibits and educational sessions. Visitors from all over the world make their pilgrimage here to learn about the local flora and fauna in the area.

Thousands of school-age music groups will head to the area to participate in the Smoky Mountain Music Festival. All kinds of music, including jazz bands, orchestras, indoor drumlines, and much more, will compete on the stage. The ages of the students participating in the event range from elementary school up to high school. If you know someone participating in this event, it will be a joy to see them perform live on stage. Spring in Gatlinburg truly is a special season in the area.

Asheville Spring Events

Asheville also delights the masses when it comes to a fun filled spring season. The events in the area also focus on the great outdoors with blooming flowers. The Biltmore Blooms is a two-month-long event at the largest home in America. Tens of thousands of flowers bloom here at the Biltmore and will dazzle the eyes. You will find beautiful orchids in the conservatory and over 50,000 tulips around the property. To add to the fun, Biltmore will be adding in the Italian Renaissance Alive exhibit starting on March 3rd to complement the rest of the festival.

Speaking of orchids, The Asheville Orchid Festival will also take place around this time. From April 12th through the 14th, you will find countless orchids filling up the North Carolina Arboretum. You will be able to purchase orchids along and attend classes and lectures about this gorgeous flower.

The Get in Gear Fest will take place on May 4th, where outdoor gear brands will host demos for mountain bikes, e-bikes, hammocks, and much more. Try out new gear before you purchase it. The event will also include live music, local craft beer from the area, food trucks and vendors, and much more.

New York City Spring Events

Welcome to the most populated city in the country, New York City. The city will be waking up from a cold winter this spring and with it comes all new spring events. One great way to catch a special event in New York City is by attending a professional sports matchup. NYC is the home to the New York City Football Club and begins their soccer season on March 9th. You will find a variety of home games taking place during the spring, bringing on all kinds of fun and excitement. The New York Mets can be found in Queens and also start their season at the end of March.

One of the most popular events taking place in New York City each spring is the NYC Ballet Spring Repertory Season. This famous ballet group will host their season at the David H. Koch Theater from April 23rd through June 2nd. The season will kick off with All Balanchine evenings along with Masters at Work with Jerome Robbins. The season will include performances of Lover Letter (On Shuffle), This Bitter Earth, and Play Time. The season will come to a close for an adaptation of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

New York City is a city that never sleeps, so it should come as no surprise that these incredible events will be taking place here.

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These destinations are made even more desirable when you book a stay at one of our vacation rentals in the area. Expect to find private homes with the finest amenities available. You will experience the best stay in town and be close to these top spring events in your area. Reach out to us and book your stay today!

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