Why You Need to Come See Garrison Keillor: “Just Passing Through” in Asheville

Orchard Inn is tucked away in a beautiful western North Carolina oasis. As you drive the winding roads to the property, everyday stresses begin to fade away. And yet, this nature getaway is close to Asheville! It’s the perfect place to stay if you’re in town for an Asheville event, like the Garrison Keillor “Just Passing Through” in Asheville show. At this show, Garrison Keillor will give the audience the story of his career. Famous for public radio and best-selling books, Keillor is known to captivate an audience!

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About Garrison Keillor

Garrison Keillor is best known for his radio show he hosted called A Prairie Home Companion. This program grew in popularity and eventually became aired weekly featuring stories about a fake town called Lake Wobegon. These included celebrity guests, fictional commercials, and songs. The radio show ended in 2016 after 42 years of on-air entertainment. Keillor is also an award-winning writer. He has published numerous books over the years, some modeled after his fictional town Lake Wobegon and other fictional works as well as poetry. He has also written for many renowned newspapers and magazines over the years.

Garrison Keillor “Just Passing Through” in Asheville

As known from his popular radio show, Garrison Keillor is a talented speaker. He is currently on his 2017 tour speaking about his life. The Garrison Keillor “Just Passing Through” in Asheville will take place on November 2. This speaking tour is all about sharing his journey throughout the years. You will get to hear hilarious stories about growing up through the years and working for a radio station. Keillor will inspire you with his words and witty humor. You never know what you’ll learn at one of his talks!

You’ll Love Staying at Orchard Inn

If you are ever coming to town for something like Garrison Keillor “Just Passing Through” in Asheville, stay with us at Orchard Inn. We are the perfect distance away from the city to still be in driving distance, yet give you an oasis to come back and relax at. Orchard Inn gives you the perfect balance of city energy and countryside peace. With our carefully designed bed and breakfast rooms and cottages in the western North Carolina mountains, you’ll experience Southern hospitality right at our doorstep. Plus, you’ll wake up every morning to a delicious homemade breakfast to get you ready for your day of adventure! Book your stay at Orchard Inn to experience all that western North Carolina has to offer.