Fall Color in the Blue Ridge Mountains near Asheville NC

Autumn in the mountains of western North Carolina

Where to Find Color Week-by-WeekOctober 2-9: Highest elevations north of Asheville above 5,000 feet show the most color, especially in the Mount Mitchell, Craggy Gardens, Grandfather Mountain, Beech Mountain, Rough Ridge and Graveyard … [Read more...]

Private Dinner in the Mediterranean Courtyard

Private Dinner in the Mediterranean Courtyard

Recently, some of our favorite guests entertained some friends in the Mediterranean Courtyard.   … [Read more...]

Love the New Travel & Tourism Logo!


Check out the new logo for the Henderson County Tourism Development Board. We love it! … [Read more...]

Bed & Breakfast Guest Comment

"Thank you very much for your hospitality.  Food was excellent and we absolutely loved the Rose Suite.  We loved, loved, loved it." Kumar Family … [Read more...]

September is Wine & Grape Month in NC

September is N.C. Wine and Grape Month, and wineries and vineyards across the state are planning wine tastings, grape stomps and other special events to celebrate the industry. Western North Carolina is home to more than 20 wineries/vineyards.   … [Read more...]

Flat Rock Playhouse Ticket Special

See the Melange Bed & Breakfast Specials that include Flat Rock Playhouse Tickets. … [Read more...]

Experience Japanese Culture First Hand at Local Center


A new center celebrating Japanese culture has opened in Hendersonville at 629 5th Avenue West.  The Western North Carolina Japanese Culture Center offers classes in Ikebana flower arrangement and also offers the opportunity to experience a … [Read more...]

Flat Rock Playhouse Season – Scheduled Events


Flat Rock Playhouse recently revised the 2015 season lineup for both the Mainstage and Playhouse Downtown locations. Previously announced titles The Wizard of Oz Young Performer’s Edition, Always…Patsy Cline, How to Succeed in Business Without … [Read more...]

North Carolina Apple Festival – Labor Day Weekend 2015


Fruits of our Labor Day - Friday, September 4 - Monday, September 7, 2015 Main Street - Hendersonville NC The North Carolina Apple Festival is held annually over Labor Day Weekend in Hendersonville, North Carolina.  It has been Western North … [Read more...]

NC Arboretum Garden Inspired by Quilts


A Quilt Garden located near the Heritage Garden at the NC Arboretum in Asheville is an living interpretation of traditional quilt block patterns.  The plants represent he close ties between the heritage crafts, gardening, contemporary art and the … [Read more...]