Music on the Rock
Flat Rock Playhouse has 2 Music on the Rock performances coming up in May/June: Bubblegum Pop (5/17-5/20) and Carolina Shag (5/31-6/10)! Sing along to your favorite tunes with a special friend and get a 10% discount for dinner at one of our partner restaurants, 2 tickets to the performance and an overnight stay; weekend pricing starts at $176, rates are less during the week. Discounted rates apply for stays of more than 1 night.
A Play and Stay Special
This package includes lodging for 1-night plus 2 tickets to a performance at the Flat Rock Playhouse plus a 10% discount for dinner at one of our partner restaurants. One- night packages start at $199; in effect May 25th through October 28th, 2018.
Looking for a great show in Western North Carolina? Well you’ve found it! Whether you are a picker or a seller, plan to go to Historic Downtown Hendersonville for another year of great buying and selling at WNC’s finest outdoor Antique and Vintage Show and Sale. Come stay with us and have some fun browsing this unique show downtown.
JUNE 23, 2018
8:00 TO 5:00
1st Avenue to 6th Avenue
Rain or Shine
Fine Antiques to Upcycle
FREE Admission for attendees
It’s once again time to come downtown for Hendersonville’s concert series! Food vendors, local brews, activities for the kids, and great music bring people out to have a fun time and enjoy the nice weather. Plan to stay with us during this time and enjoy catching some live music downtown!
2018 Line Up
May 17: Tellico
Opener: Angela Easterling & the Beguilers and Singer-Songwriter
June 21: The Broadcast
Opener: Strange Avenues and Singer-Songwriter Izzie Hughes
July 19: Urban Soil
Opener: Modern Day Society and Singer-Songwriter Bobby Wynn
August 16: The Company Stores
Opener: Daniel Sage and Singer-Songwriter Carolinabound
September 20: Los Colognes
Opener: Hustle Souls and Singer-Songwriter Laura Laughter and Tim Levene
Show starts at 5PM with singer-songwriters, followed by openers at 6PM and headliners form 7-9PM
As the warmer temperatures bring beautiful blooms to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville’s calendar of festivals and celebrations also blossoms. Experience these colorful events that are sure to help you leave winter behind and put that spring back in your step.
Biltmore Blooms, March 20-May 24, 2018: Nothing says spring quite like the tens of thousands of blooms bursting on the grounds of Biltmore, America’s largest home. The three-month spring flower celebration kicks off with orchids in the conservatory and 50,000 tulips of all shades and hues. April brings irises, roses and azaleas. Pink and white Mountain Laurel and rhododendrons close the show.
Asheville Orchid Festival, March 24-25, 2018 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.): World-class orchid growers and regional orchid societies exhibit brilliant displays of these beloved blooms at the North Carolina Arboretum. Orchids will be for sale by vendors from around the world during the festival, which is now in its 20th year.Asheville Herb Festival, May 4-6, 2018 (8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri./Sat.; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sun.): The largest herb festival in the United States and Canada is now in its 29th year. Learn from herb growers, herbalists and related businesses while also seeing demonstrations from experts on natural gardening and landscaping.
Mountain Sports Festival, May 25-27: Celebrate the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains with other outdoor sports enthusiasts, gear makers, and adventure companies. In addition to adventurous competitions, this free event also features live music and great food! Read more here from Explore Asheville
The Annual Garden Jubilee Festival has been the place for one-stop shopping for garden lovers for 25 years. Garden Jubilee is Hendersonville’s premier lawn & garden show, and one of the largest gardening shows in the Western North Carolina. It's a great place to meander along the serpentine streets of downtown Hendersonville, looking at booth after booth of beautiful and unusual plants and yard art. The two-day Festival will be held in Downtown Hendersonville, on Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27, 2018 from 9am-5pm both days of Memorial Day weekend.