Asheville Things to Do: Summer 2015
Top 50 Summer Festivals: From outdoor art shows to free festivals with live music, there's something for everyone!
Blue Ridge Parkway: Plan your adventures with our Top 50 things to do along one of America's most scenic drives.
Swimming Holes: From Sliding Rock to mountain beaches, see our favorite places to take a summer dip.
Whitewater Rafting: Ride a raft, kayak or canoe down the rapids of our refreshing mountain rivers.
Zipline Canopy Tours: Fly through and above the trees on zip line with professional guides.
Lake Glenville: This pristine lake offers beaches, boat rentals, waterfalls, fishing, paddleboarding and more.
Beech Mountain: Bike, golf and hike in the highest town in the eastern USA with the coolest summer temperatures in the state.
Top 25 Coolest Small Towns: Explore these mountain towns near Asheville with plenty of personality, history and things to do.
Adventure Center of Asheville: Just five minutes from downtown is this outdoor lovers' dream with ziplines, treetop courses, biking and more.
South Slope District: See what's opening in 2015 in the hottest area in town, just south of downtown.
Pet Friendly: Find dog-loving places to stay and visit.
Top 15 Scenic Drives: See spectacular mountain views, waterfalls and countryside from your windshield.
Food Lover's Dream: Find many farm-to-table restaurants, tour farms and take the WNC Cheese Trail.
Bed & Breakfasts: Romance your honey with comforts of home at luxury B&Bs, experts on pampering and relaxation.
Burke County & Morganton: See our new features on a great area.
Jackson County: So many things to do, includes towns of Cashiers, Cherokee, Dillsboro, Sylva, Balsam, Cullowhee and Sapphire.
Madison County: Hike the Appalachian Trail, raft the French Broad River and soak in the Hot Springs.
Art & Craft: Discover amazing creations in hundreds of art galleries, River Arts District, 2015 art festivals, shows and tours.
Fall Color Forecast: Plan your trip to see the color show with our week-by-week forecast, events and things to do.