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The Arbor House of Black Mountain is perfectly located.  Walkable to downtown Black Mountain with Pisgah , Blue Ridge Parkway, Lake Tomahawk views.  This rivals Biltmore and Grove Park Inn views.    We want to share the resources we use to get up to date information on our lovely town and surrounding areas.  We hope you will honor us with your stay at Arbor House of Black Mountain and provide this unique on stop shop

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2019 Arts and Crafts Conference at Grove Park Inn

32nd National Arts & Crafts Conference at the Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC February 15 – 17, 2018

For the past 30+ years, Arts and Crafts enthusiasts, including new collectors, veterans, curators, craftspersons, authors, builders, architects, designers, editors, and bungalow owners, have traveled to the Grove Park Inn in Asheville for the annual Arts & Crafts Conference and Antiques Show in February. The three-day conference is usually a sellout, with 1,500 attendees and more than 2,000 tickets sold for the antiques and contemporary crafts show. And winter is a great time to visit Asheville. Education of

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Olympics at the Tyron Equestrian Center

See beautiful horses and have an unique experience. There is nothing like this in the Eastern United States. It is only one hour away from Arbor House of Black Mountain. You can spend your second day in Asheville or at the Biltmore or just enjoy the lake and mountain views from our Bed and Breakfast. The FEI World Equestrian Game 2018 will be held at the Tryon International Equestrian Center in North Carolina (USA) from

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Leaf Festival

The LEAF Festival is an inter-generational celebration of world culture that uses music, arts, and creativity to champion artistic expression, instill cultural competency, and build a diverse & welcoming community.  It is set amoung the Blue Ridge mountains, just below Mt. Mitchell and near Black Mountain, the LEAF Festival Black Mountain NC scenic lake setting is just four miles from Black Mountain.   Experience spontaneous and great music from many corners of the globe. A dizzying

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Round Trip for Winery Tour from Arbor House

Sample wines at one of these wineries in the North Carolina mountains and foothills, near Asheville! Create your own winery tour for a fun afternoon. Talk to the winemakers and stroll through the vineyards. Many have special events including live music. Most are closed in January for a winter break and adjust hours throughout the year, so check before you visit. Catawba Valley Wineries Silver Fork Winery ***  The tasting room and grounds provide a

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Need a Ride in Black Mountain

We have Uber in Black Moutain, but it can be sporadic.  You can definitely get Uber from Asheville for any trips back. [spacing size=”60px”] On Uber you can find Cathy Hubbell.  Cheaper to go through Uber, but can call her at 828-767-2721 Harry’s Car Service call or text at 828-774-8178  – needs 24 hours notice Asheville Taxi Co – (828)333-1976 New Blue Bird Taxi Co – (828)258-8331 Checker Cab Service – (828)254-1155

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