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Summer Livin' Around Saluda

There's Nothing Like a Day Trip at the End of Summer

Life in Western North Carolina is good. From all the natural splendor of mountains, trees, and waterways to our buzzing, diverse community with its breweries, restaurants, and arts—whatever you’re into, you’ll find an incredible balance between quiet spaces and the social life. And what sets WNC above so many other vacation spots is that we all support each other here—from individual to individual, from business to business. So we’d just like to let you know about some awesome recurring events in our area:

Rhythm & Brews

Concerts held from 5pm- 9pm on Main Street between Caswell and Allen Streets in downtown Hendersonville

August 17th
Headliner: Come Back Alice (a soulful southern gypsy funk band)
Opener: Hustle Souls
Singer/Songwriter: Rock Kellogg

September 21st
Headliner: Backup Planet (experimental funk rock)
Opener: The Dirty Soul Revival
Singer/Songwriter: Theme & Variation

Saturday Night Lights

Equestrian show jumping competition taking place under the lights in the George H. Morris Arena. Families can also enjoy unlimited free rides on the Venetian carousel, face-painting, kids activities, and more

August 12th, 19th, 26th
6:00pm - 10:00pm

Shindig on the Green

A stage show and informal jam sessions held around the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Stage at Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville— beautiful music and dance traditions of Southern Appalachia

August 12th, 19th, 26th, September 2nd
7:00pm – 10:00pm