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A Winter Reminder about Blue Ridge Parkway

February 23, 2015

As we enter the last week of February, I know a lot of you are starting to dream of bidding winter adieu and welcoming spring with wide open arms.   I can’t blame you.  After last weeks cold blast, I think we’re all dreaming of dogwoods in bloom and chirping cardinals.  While the first official Read more…


Three Cheers for Boojum Brewing!

February 16, 2015

There has been something brewing in Haywood County for a while and we’re not just talking about our AWESOME craft beer scene.  After months of anticipation, we are excited to announce the official grand opening of Haywood County’s FOURTH craft microbrewery, Boojum Brewing Company. If you’re a fan of craft beer, and we know there Read more…


Share an Adventure in the NC Smokies this Valentines Day

February 9, 2015

Still searching for that perfect Valentines Day gift? Why not share an adventure in the NC Smokies and spend Valentines Day weekend with your sweetheart in Haywood County, NC! The NC Smokies are a unique place to bring that special someone because no matter what your guy or gal loves to do, we guarantee we’ve Read more…


Make Plans to Attend WinterFest Smoky Style in Maggie Valley

February 2, 2015

If you’re looking for a unique a unique winter event, we suggest making plans to head to Maggie Valley, NC the weekend of February 27 – March 1, 2015. The inaugural WinterFest Smoky Style will be kicking off with a “Welcome to Haywood” reception for visitors, including about a dozen amateur sled dog owners from Read more…


Five Authentic “Must-Sees” in Haywood County

January 20, 2015

  There is something very special about the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina. Some say its the majestic rolling mountains and their beckoning call to be explored, while others say its the down-home friendly folks who give you the feeling like you’ve known them for years. Or perhaps it is the time-honored traditions that Read more…


Winter Fly Fishing Update from Hunter Banks Co.

January 12, 2015

Did you know winter is a great time for fly fishing in the North Carolina Smoky Mountains?  Despite what many believe, winter is a perfect time of  year to cast a fly on the area’s many well-stocked rivers. Fly-fishing also continues to be a wonderful year-round outdoor activity for all ages and  Haywood County is Read more…


Take a bite out of Farm-Fresh Haywood County…even in the Winter!

January 5, 2015

Its no secret that Haywood County is known for offering some of the best farm-fresh food and agri-adventures in North Carolina.  With over 700 farms encompassing more than 50,000 acres in Haywood County, you are always guaranteed a wide variety of tasty, bountiful offerings.  But what is a farm-fresh foodie to do when the winter Read more…


Enjoy the Holidays in Haywood with our Winter Itinerary

December 22, 2014

Are you heading to Haywood County over the holidays but need a little help figuring out what to do? You’ve come to the right place because we’ve got just what you’re looking for.  Whether its traversing one of the Southern most ski areas in the country with the family or warming up with a locally-brewed Read more…


Winter Hiking Reccomendation – Sam’s Summits Loop Trail

December 15, 2014

I don’t know about you, but winter is one my favorite times of the year.  The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is full of excitement while the months following are dotted with anticipation of hearing that four-letter word uttered by the local weatherman (yes, I’m talking about SNOW).  The mere mention of a Read more…


Shop Local in Haywood this Holiday Season & Win Local!

December 8, 2014

  THINK BIG & SHOP SMALL this holiday season and ENTER TO WIN in Buy Haywood’s #ShopSmall Contest.   Join the efforts of Buy Haywood  and ‘purchase with a purpose’ by using your holiday shopping dollars to invest in the agricultural backbone of Haywood County.   Support of local agripreneurs keeps farms viable and preserves access Read more…


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