Last year was jam packed with amazing events, restaurant openings and expansion of things to do in Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills, but we have even more in store for you in 2018. Plan your trip now to Rutherford County to visit all five of our small towns and make sure to put these 5 new
It's Time to Visit Rutherford County, NC
Experience famous film locations, outdoor activities and fun adventures in Lake Lure, Chimney Rock and Rutherford County, in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Western NC.
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Make visiting Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills in 2018 one of your New Year’s Resolutions. These buzzworthy moments from 2017 are just a taste of what lies ahead in 2018. Don’t miss out this year. Plan your visit now and feel accomplished for already marking a “MUST DO” off your list!
Friday, September 29, 2017 7:00 AM by Rutherford County Tourism
The magic of fall is in the air, the time of year when shorter days and cooler nights spark the human imagination and stimulate feelings of nostalgia and comfort. Here in Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills, you can discover the brilliance of this season through several distinctive experiences.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 9:00 AM by Rutherford County Tourism
Named one of 10 “Great Destination Triathlons” in the United States by Complete Tri, the Lake Lure Olympiad is a family-friendly event that boosts competitive courses, entertaining activities, and diverse adventures all taking place in the majestic foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This
Monday, August 7, 2017 3:00 PM
Go ahead – goof off! Our lake, streams, trails and parks provide the perfect avenue for letting your imagination run wild. Lake Lure and the Blue Ridge Foothills is a place where family fun and adventure collide. Whether you are looking to plan a scavenger hunt down one of our many trails or play indoors during a rainy day, our small towns have everything you need to have the time of your life.
The perfect picnic all starts with the right backdrop
When it comes to agreeing on things to do or places to eat during your summer getaway, it can be a challenge to land on that one choice that everyone will love equally the same.
That’s where the classic “American Picnic” can become the great
Monday, June 26, 2017 1:00 PM by Rutherford County Tourism
The annual Dirty Dancing Festival at Lake Lure. Photo by John Fletcher.
Have the time of your life with these 8 summer events in Western North Carolina
Fireworks and Festivals in Lake Lure & the Blue Ridge Foothills
LAKE LURE, N.C. (June 26, 2017): Steeped in tradition, summers in Lake Lure & the
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 2:00 PM by Rutherford County Tourism
Like barbecue and baseball, the annual spring break tradition is a uniquely American phenomenon. Sure, other countries take a pause from the classroom grind, but in the United States, we take spring break so seriously that beginning as early as January, plans are perfected and the countdown
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