Winter Beauty in McDowell County

LOCAL WINTER BEAUTY An extended cold snap has brought unusually frigid temperatures to the region. But that hasn't stopped local and regional visitors from coming to McDowell County to visit some of our scenic beauty. Popular spots such as Catawba Falls, Andrews Geyser and Toms Creek Falls are currently frozen wonderlands and large crowds have [...]

By | 2018-01-09T04:31:45+00:00 January 9th, 2018|blog|0 Comments

New Years Activities

NEW YEAR'S EVE ACTIVITIES The Marion Rotary Club, City of Marion, Marion Business Association and other agencies are finalizing plans for the 9th Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration to take place in Downtown Marion on Sunday, December 31 from 8:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. This year’s event will feature more activities and events than ever. [...]

By | 2018-01-09T04:01:08+00:00 December 12th, 2017|blog|0 Comments

Mountain Glory Festival 2017

  MOUNTAIN GLORY FESTIVAL 2017 The 34th Annual Mountain Glory Festival wrapped up last weekend in Marion, North Carolina with great crowds, awesome entertainment and vendors from all over the region. In fact, we were at maximum capacity for vendors and would like to thank each of them for participating. The Mountain Glory Festival is [...]

By | 2017-11-06T12:59:11+00:00 November 6th, 2017|blog|0 Comments

Brown Mountain Lights

  THE BROWN MOUNTAIN LIGHTS The Brown Mountain Lights are one of the Western North Carolina's most enduring mysteries. Although there are multiple places to look for the lights, two of the most popular places are the Wiseman's View overlook near the Linville Falls community and at a designated overlook off Hwy 181 between Linville [...]

By | 2017-11-06T13:10:03+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|blog|0 Comments