Category: Businesses and Dining

White Labs Slated to Begin Production in January

Production is slated to begin in January 2017 at White Labs on 172 South Charlotte Street, and locals are excited. The international yeast producer and beverage consultant announced their expansion to the Asheville area in January 2015. Since then, homebrewers, professional craft brewers, and beer drinkers alike have kept a thirsty eye on the renovations… Read more »

WNC Craft Brewing is Growing by Hops and Bounds

With more than 35 independent establishments in Asheville and surrounding towns, the craft beer industry is booming in these parts. Voted “Beer City USA” in 2010 and 2011, Asheville has become the epicenter for a beverage movement unseen in not only the industry, but also the nation as a whole. In 2014, craft beer pioneer… Read more »

Tryon International Equestrian Center Offers World-Class Facilities

Opened in 2014, the Tryon International Equestrian Center effectively established the next chapter in a town where history and horses intersect. The $100 million, 1,450-acre, state-of-the-art facility takes a love for horses to the next level. Here, any and all can come and enjoy the beauty of the sport and its incredibly gifted animals. “For… Read more »

Tiny Homes are Becoming Big Business in WNC

Nationally known for our eclectic locals, world-class art scene, renowned scenery, and burgeoning dining and beverage industry, it’s no wonder our region attracts people from all walks of life. But while other areas with such credentials attract homebuyers looking for celebrity homes and stately mansions, in our region, there’s a different scene that draws curious… Read more »

New Belgium Brewing Opens its Asheville Tasting Room

Beer lovers around Asheville rejoiced this week when New Belgium Brewing Company (finally!) opened its tasting room to the public. More than 500 eager tasters poured into the Liquid Center, as they’re calling it, on Monday, May 2 as the beer began to pour out. News 13 WLOS reported that crowds that large haven’t been… Read more »

Commercial Real Estate Update

Brewery To Begin Pouring Soon Repurposing of former stockyards and auction house industrial sites is almost complete. New Belgium Brewing will be making beer in about six weeks at its West Asheville/River Arts District brewery. The Asheville Citizen-Times, Tony Kiss, reported that New Belgium will open its Liquid Center tasting room in February 2016, with tours… Read more »