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Plan your getaway around a signature event or find out what’s happening during your visit. From quick weekend trips to longer stays, you might watch a hammer throw competition at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, sample sounds where they were born at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, go for the top prize in the Big Rock Blue Marlin Fishing Tournament, or enjoy seasonal events like July 4th celebrations and Christmas light displays.
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Asheville (18.58 mile)
June 13 - 14 , November 14 - 15
The first, largest, and most walkable tour of working artists' studios in the region.
Hendersonville (5.93 mile)
May 2 , May 3
Tour de Falls, DuPont State Recreational Forest, tour the waterfalls by bus. Cars and buses are normally not allowed in the forest.
Brevard (9.76 mile)
May 22 - 24
Get ready to go nuts! The Festival is host to an opening “Memorial Day Parade.” Plenty of nutty fun for the entire family!
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Etowah (0.73 mile)
Founded in 1967, Etowah Valley Golf & Resort features a stunning 27-hole championship golf course with full-service club and resort-style lodging facilities.
Hendersonville (2.12 mile)
The Cummings Cove clubhouse sits on a high knoll overlooking the golf course, lake and distant mountains, the Lake Ridge Restaurant presents commanding views..
Hendersonville (3.44 mile)
Zaxby’s Restaurant serves chicken fingers, Buffalo wings, salads and more.
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Etowah (0.84 mile)
Guest House on Little Mountain is located in Etowah.
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