The Woolworth Walk

Located in the heart of Downtown Asheville sits a building that is the perfect embodiment of everything “Asheville”.  Blending art and history, the Woolworth Walk is both a time capsule into an Asheville of old, and a look into what makes (and will continue to make) Asheville such a thriving arts community today. Let’s explore what makes the Woolworth Walk such a fun and special place to visit.  Continue reading “The Woolworth Walk”

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The Grove Arcade

The Grove Arcade in downtown Asheville is Western North Carolina’s largest commercial building, home to a variety of shops, restaurants, markets, salons, offices, and apartments. Completed in 1929, the building has gone through several phases and has been utilized in several different ways throughout the years, but the spirit of being a civic and community resource has always remained. Let’s find out what the Arcade has to offer today! (Hint: it doesn’t offer video games like I once thought….but there is a pinball museum just across the street!) Continue reading “The Grove Arcade”

Craggy Gardens – Part 3

In the last two posts, we discussed the Craggy Gardens picnic area and the Craggy Gardens Visitor Center. In this post, we’ll be discussing the final stop in our Craggy tour…the Craggy Pinnacle. The Craggy Pinnacle is the highest point in the Craggy Gardens area, and really packs a punch, as far as views go. So, let’s find out what we can expect as we ascend to the pinnacle (and the end) of our tour of Craggy Gardens! Continue reading “Craggy Gardens – Part 3”