The Perfect Three Day Weekend in Boone

Boone is an incredible place to visit nestled in the Blue Ridge mountains. Here is an itinerary for a stellar weekend in Boone, North Carolina: Day 1: Morning: Start your day with a hike on the trails of the Blue Ridge Parkway, a scenic drive with several stops for short hikes and overlooks. You can […]

Top Music Festivals around Boone

Boone, North Carolina, is known for its thriving music scene, and the area hosts several festivals and events throughout the year that showcase the best in local and national music. Here are some of the top music festivals around Boone: MerleFest: MerleFest is an annual four-day festival held in Wilkesboro, North Carolina, just a short […]

The Best Hiking Trails around Boone

Boone, North Carolina, is located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains and is surrounded by some of the most beautiful and scenic hiking trails in the region. Here are a few of the most popular hiking trails in and around Boone.

A Guide to Boone in the Fall

Nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Boone, North Carolina, is a Fall paradise, where nature’s vibrant canvas paints the town with breathtaking hues of red, orange, and gold. From the enchanting foliage to delightful harvest activities, here’s your in-depth guide to relishing Boone in the fall: 1. Revel in the vibrant Fall […]

Farmers Markets in Boone

Boone, North Carolina has several farmers markets where you can find fresh produce, local food products, and crafts. Here are some of the popular farmers markets in the area: Watauga County Farmers’ Market The Watauga County Farmers’ Market is located in downtown Boone, and operates on Saturdays from 8 am to noon from May through […]

Fun Things to Do in Boone

Boone, North Carolina, is a charming mountain town nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Known for its picturesque scenery, vibrant arts scene, and outdoor recreation, Boone offers visitors a unique blend of culture and adventure. The downtown area of Boone is a hub of activity, with a variety of shops, restaurants, and attractions. Here are […]

Overview of The Horton

The Horton Hotel in downtown Boone, NC

Built by H.W. Horton in the 1920s, our historical building honors the traditions of our small town while providing a unique boutique experience. The original Horton building was both a Studebaker dealership and a Spainhour’s Department Store.   In 2019, this vacant space was fully renovated and developed into The Horton Hotel and is a […]

Last Minute Holiday Gift Guide

gift guide

It’s the final stretch in the holiday shopping tradition and somehow December 25th crept up quickly. Find the silver lining in last minute holiday gift buying…this gift guide will show you the way you can still say Happy Holiday! There is still plenty of time! Dash your way over to connors52.sg-host.com, drop in, or dial […]

Top 4 Trails to Hike near Boone, NC

Hike Boone NC

March means warmer weather is upon us…while chilly days are still lingering in the NC mountains. The beginning of springtime is the best time to break out of hibernation and discover the outdoors.What better way to get outside than to plan a hike near Boone, NC? We’ve put together the top 4 trails to hike […]

St. Patrick’s Day Facts, Tips, and Recipes

Irish Soda Bread

St. Patrick’s Day has a way of bringing out the Irish in everyone! It’s a widely celebrated holiday, a reason for sipping green beer perhaps, munching on Irish Soda Bread, and enjoying Irish coffees…Ultimately, it’s a day to recognize St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. He was actually British born believe it or not. […]

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