The Goombay Festival has become one of Asheville's most popular events. It blends African and Caribbean cultures in a ... More
The Goombay Festival has become one of Asheville's most popular events. It blends African and Caribbean cultures in a celebration that takes place in the downtown African-American historical district. The festival opens and ends at the center of the activities, the 'YMI Cultural Center', with traditional drumming and a procession. The weekend festivities feature live music (blues, jazz, reggae, drumming), a children's area, arts and crafts, jewelry, and some of the best soul, Caribbean and African cooking you'll ever taste. Admission is free.
North Carolina's mineral fields contain the greatest variety of minerals in the nation. Burnham Standish Colburn was fascinated with these
minerals and acquired quite a collection. The retired bank president formed the Southern Appalachian Mineral Society in 1927. Now ...
Visit a truly unique resort only one mile from downtown Asheville offering everything from one of the finest spas in
the southeast to ziplining on Asheville's only zipline canopy adventure. This 125 acre resort also offers many complimentary amenities ...
Enjoy Texas Longhorn Cattle on a ranch in the hill country. Two rustic rooms (queen size,king size beds) and private
baths, are adjacent to the barn. One can sit on the porch and watch the Longhorns graze, peacefully, as ...