Plans Scheduled for Annual Garden Jubilee Festival in May

by: David Lawson • 12/30/2019

The Garden Jubilee Festival Downtown Hendersonville, NC 28739 May 23 – 24 (Memorial Day Weekend) With spring and early summer comes gardening in Hendersonville. The Annual Garden Jubilee Festival is one of the largest and premier garden shows in Western North Carolina. The festival is held over the two-day Memorial Day weekend along Main Street […]

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Date Set For The 2020 Tail Chaser

by: David Lawson • 12/30/2019

The Tail Chaser 250 Oskar Blues REEB Ranch 315 Shoals Falls Road Hendersonville, NC 28739 April 25 An adventurous 250K/175-mile ride through beautiful Western North Carolina. The weather will be warming as spring invades the mountains around Hendersonville with the grass turning green and the trees blooming. The ride is a combination of paved, gravel […]

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Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra to Present ‘Once Upon A Time’

by: David Lawson • 12/30/2019

Once Upon A Time Presented by the Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra Blue Ridge Community College Concert Hall 49 East Campus Drive Flat Rock, NC 828.697.5884 March 28 The Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra presents the classic tale of good vs. evil. Tchaikovsky’s Lilac Fairy and Calaboose, Menken’s Belle, Gaston, Lumiere, and the Beast, and Berlioz’s journey through infatuation […]

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Explore The Oklawaha Greenway

by: David Lawson • 12/03/2019

The Oklawaha Greenway is a short 5-minute drive from downtown Hendersonville and a step into nature. Part of the watershed of Henderson County, the 3.5-mile greenway winds its way along Mud Creek, through wetlands, meadows of native flowers and grasses, and native forests. The greenway connects four parks around Hendersonville. The greenway is a local […]

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Experience Winter Lights at the N.C. Arboretum

by: Luke Wherry • 12/01/2019

The North Carolina Arboretum features its annual Winter Lights every night from 6-10 p.m. through Jan. 4. The Arboretum’s gardens feature unique displays and landscapes of hundreds of thousands of holiday lights. Winter Lights features interactive games, a model train exhibit, free crafts, a nature-themed animatronic children’s program and more. Proceeds from Winter Lights help […]

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Hendersonville Named Among 12 Charming Small Towns In the South

by: Luke Wherry • 11/25/2019

From the scenic peaks of the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Gulf of Mexico’s white sandy beaches, the South is brimming with natural beauty. And no matter where you go, one thing’s for sure: you can expect that classic Southern hospitality the area is so famous for. If you’re after the slower pace and relaxed […]

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Know Before You Go: The Hendersonville Christmas Parade

by: Mandy Henderly • 11/18/2019

Main Street hosts several parades throughout the year, but the most special parade is the Christmas parade. Each year, locals and tourists alike line Main Street to enjoy an old fashioned holiday parade. It’s a great way to jump start the holiday season with plenty of good cheer. Here are a couple of quick facts […]

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Enjoy Hiking, Kayaking, Tubing And More At Green River Cove

by: Dan Gibbs • 11/18/2019

     The Green River Cove area of Henderson/Polk County is a rugged wilderness that is rich in history, legend, and natural beauty. The Green River is a destination for outdoor enthusiasts because of the hiking, kayaking, and tubing.       It is believed that the Cherokee Indians first started spreading into western North Carolina at the beginning of […]

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Concert Choir Presents ‘Carols and Lullabies: Christmas in the Southwest’

by: Luke Wherry • 11/14/2019

With Hendersonville full of Christmas spirit and joy, the Carolina Concert Choir joyfully presents Carols and Lullabies: Christmas in the Southwest on December 6th at 7:30 pm and December 7th at 3:00 pm at the Grace Lutheran Church. The concert presents a collection of Hispanic America folk music lending the Christmas season a Southwest flare. […]

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7 Things to Do in Hendersonville During the Thanksgiving Weekend

by: Luke Wherry • 11/14/2019

Soon, Thanksgiving will pass. Some of the family have left to return home, but you decided to stay for the long weekend. The question now is what to do for the next 24 hours. Hendersonville and the immediate surrounding area is filled with attractions for the entire family. Below are a few of the many […]

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