Uncover Asheville and North Carolina’s unique art, literature, history, movies, and legends.
From spooky houses and cemeteries to modern art and dinosaur bones, visit AVL's top museums and historic sites.
Say hi to Dolly Parton or a 10-foot rooster. Find fairy doors and learn more about Asheville's mural artists.
Shop for books in a champagne book bar, a queer & feminist co-op bookstore, & a bookshop where they used to auction cows.
In the warmer months, attend free Shakespeare in the Park performances under the stars by the Montford Park Players.
Uncover Asheville's most haunted houses and places, including schools, cemeteries, famous attractions, and more.
North Carolina played a major role in the American Civil War. Discover important sites and battlefields across the state.
Explore some of the best books set in Asheville, fiction and nonfiction included.
These are just a few of the local authors and their books that add to Asheville's literary canon.
Uncover historical fiction, nonfiction, fantasy, and mystery books set in and about North Carolina.
Along with fantastic authors from Asheville, meet even more famous NC authors and their books.
Watch the best movies filmed across North Carolina.
With one of the biggest filming studios east of California, uncover top movies filmed in Wilmington, NC.
If you love creepy stories, dive head first into NC's urban legends, including ghosts, cryptids, and monsters.
In honor of our black bears, shop for the best bear-themed gifts for friends and family.