Things to Do in Asheville Throughout March


One of the great things about staying at the Orchard Inn is how close it is to the action in Asheville. Our Saluda NC bed and breakfast is conveniently located just a short ride away from downtown Asheville, where there are new and exciting things to do year round. During March there are a number of events and attractions to experience, so we’ve collected a sampling of things to do in Asheville throughout March to put on your agenda.


Acoustic Wednesday & Cask Release | Highland Brewing Company | Wednesdays in March

Drop by the Highland Brewing tasting room to hear live acoustic music sets on Wednesday. During the show, you can sample beers not available outside the brewery. Also check out the Wham Bam Bowie Band on Friday March 14 to experience the energy of David Bowie’s iconic music live in Asheville. Mama Dukes Wood Fired Pizza will be on hand with their food truck to satisfy your appetite. To view a full calendar of events at Highland Brewing Company, click here.


Organic Growers School Spring Conference | UNCA Campus| March 8th

Whether you’re an experienced gardener or just curious about how to get started, the Organic Growers School Spring Conference has a wide range of things to do in Asheville this March. There are over 70 classes and workshops focusing on everything from bread baking to goat herding. This conference aims to make sustainable living accessible and affordable for everyone.


Full Moon Meditation | Asheville Salt Cave | March 15th

Re-center yourself with meditation on the night of the full-moon. The program is meant to help you give get in touch with your new intentions for the coming month and give you energy. The Salt Cave’s salt crystals also help promote wellness in a beautiful setting with the sounds of the waterfalls in the background.


Asheville Marathon and Inaugural Half | Biltmore Estate | March 16th

Get your blood pumping during the Asheville Marathon at the Biltmore Estate. This year also marks the inaugural half marathon. Run through the grounds and gardens of this beautiful and historic home. The Asheville Marathon is unique in that it provides runners with views of forests, meadows and the Biltmore House rather than asphalt and city streets. For more information on both the full and half marathons, click here.


Biltmore Blooms | Biltmore Estate | March 20th

You can kick off your spring by celebrating the beauty of flowers at Biltmore Blooms starting March 20th at Biltmore Estate. A large variety of colorful flowers decorate the Biltmore Estate as spring begins to warm things up. The estate’s restaurant and winery will also have special menu items and commemorative wines.


No matter which of the things to do in Asheville you choose to experience, staying at a local bed and breakfast will make your visit to the area exceptional. The Orchard Inn has a lovely selection of rooms and cottages perfect for a March trip to Asheville. A stay at our Asheville bed and breakfast will ensure your trip is memorable and special. The inn is beautifully furnished with period pieces and antiques and many rooms feature queen size four poster beds. You’ll also enjoy a delicious full breakfast each morning to get your adventures off to a great start. Find your perfect room and plan your getaway today!