To our friends, visitors, local businesses and stakeholders- we're all in this together.

To our friends, visitors, local businesses and stakeholders- we're all in this together.

With LoveThe RCTDA continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic as it relates to our Nation, North Carolina and Rutherford County.Our top priority is always the safety, health, and wellbeing of our community, its residents, and visitors.  We understand that these times are confusing and can be difficult for many.  We encourage you to continue supporting each other and our community's small businesses and ask that you reference individual websites and social media platforms for updates on local businesses and events. At this time and until further notice, our two Welcome Centers are closed and the Tourism Development Authority office is seeing guests by appointment only.  Please call 828.287.6013 or email Taylor at Taylor.Hardin@rutherfordcountync.gov if you have any questions or to make an appointment.

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Foundation Performing Arts & Conference Center

286 ICC Loop Rd., Spindale, NC 28160

Performing Arts & Conference Center. Hosts a variety of shows, plays, musicals, and private events. The Foundation offers a total of 7500 sq. ft. of meeting space suitable for business functions, trade shows, rallies, banquets, receptions, and proms. Both the Tanner Room & Cooley Room work well for smaller gatherings that don't require the spaciousness of the Lobby. Located on the campus of Isothermal Community College, The Foundation houses the Frank and Mabel West Auditorium, a 1,300-fixed seat proscenium theatre with box seats on two levels.