Search entire site
Highlights you might like:
Savor local favorites from barbecue to Calabash seafood and Cheerwine to Krispy Kreme.
Discover the Banker ponies that have roamed wild on our beaches for more than 400 years.
Play a round at Grove Park Inn or one of our many other nationally recognized courses.
Pamper yourself at AAA 5 Diamond Hotels, explore art, history and science museums, and drink and dine in the Tastiest Town in the South.
Explore the beauty of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the Land of the Waterfalls, Cherokee and the nation’s first fly fishing trail.
Visit Cape Hatteras, stand where the Wright brothers took flight and watch wild horses run free along the shores of our northern coast.
Navigation - Things to Do Signature Attractions Arts & Entertainment Eat & Drink History & Heritage Kids & Family Outdoor Resorts & Spas Sports & GolfTrip IdeasCities & Regions Mountains Piedmont CoastEventsPlaces to StayTravel DealsVideos
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.
Filter events by date, category, region or keyword.
Please try to broaden your search criteria
Share this page:
See something wrong?
Tell us about it.
Visit the Asheville Visitor Center located at the Asheville Chamber of Commerce Building.
Hours: Sunday - Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Enjoy an authentic coastal experience on North Carolina’s Crystal Coast, with waters of crystalline purity bordering sandy, sparkling beaches. From…
Browse related places and events.
Fletcher (17.11 mile)
October 23 , October 24
The largest show in Western North Carolina featuring crafters, demonstrations, farm tools, antique engines, antique tractor pulls & swap meet. More...
Waynesville (18.29 mile)
Main Street is transformed into an art & craft marketplace for this one day event. Celebrating 31 years.
October 31 -
All -breed agility trails. Dogs jump hurdles, race through tunnels and climb over A-frames at high speed and then race home
See more upcoming events.
Asheville (6.96 mile)
Altamont Brewing Company is a bar and brewery located in West Asheville. A regular rotation of beers pairs perfectly with a full calendar of live m...
Asheville (7.55 mile)
The Westville Pub offers live music and a varied menu and extensive beer and wine list all in a friendly non-smoking atmosphere. The menu features ...
Asheville (7.60 mile)
A family-friendly cafe offering pastries, desserts, fresh-baked breads and a full lunch menu. We use 100% organic flour and many locally grown orga...
See more places to eat.
Leicester (1.25 mile)
Perfect for your weekend getaway or vacations in North Carolina. Beautiful views of the Blue Ridge Mountains will soothe your mind and take you awa...
Leicester (2.20 mile)
Country Inns / Bed & Breakfasts
Handcrafted from Red Pine logs, Wildberry Lodge has a rustic yet sophisticated look and feel. Spectacular mountain, valley and sunset views, luxury...
Asheville (5.13 mile)
After a great day riding, biking, hiking, swimming, picnicking, kayaking or exploring downtown Asheville, come back to camp, relax and share your stories at a campfire with friends, old and new!
See more places to stay.
Write reviews of North Carolina hotels on
North Carolina Department of Commerce,
Division of Tourism,
Featured Travel Partner
Request your Travel Guide
Download or order FREE guides and maps
Subscribe to our E-Newsletters
Get the latest news, events and travel deals
Join us for travel tidbits, giveaways and more
Explore unique spots across North Carolina