There’s No Tubing Like Snow Tubing!

There’s No Tubing Like Snow Tubing!

Snow tubing in North Carolina is one of the easiest — and most fun — winter sports because it requires little preparation, equipment or skill. Just hop on a tube and whoosh your way down the hill. Banner Elk offers visitors four great places to snow tube. Within a few minutes of downtown Banner Elk are snow tubing parks at Sugar Mountain Resort and Beech Mountain Resort. About 25 minute...Read More
Winter is Better Here

Winter is Better Here

North Carolina’s High Country is a welcome escape any time of year, but winter is especially magical. And when it comes to choosing a winter destination in the NC mountains, Banner Elk just might be the ideal spot. Banner Elk, located near Boone, is known for cozy lodging, romantic getaways, family fun and great restaurants. It’s place that has both small town charm and big city amenities. The two largest winter ...Read More
Theater Packages Provide a Romantic Escape

Theater Packages Provide a Romantic Escape

Looking for a romantic getaway? Book a Banner Elk theater package and escape to the Blue Ridge Mountains. A pair of Banner Elk accommodations have teamed up with Ensemble Stage to offer theater packages that start at just $119. Each package includes one night of lodging for two, a pair of tickets to an Ensemble Stage performance, discount dining coupons for Banner Elk Café & Lodge, and breakfast ...Read More
The High Country’s Dining Destination

The High Country’s Dining Destination

Banner Elk is the culinary hot spot of the NC High Country. Whether you’re looking for a fine dining experience to mark a special occasion, an upscale restaurant after a relaxing day in the mountains, hearty food after exploring the great outdoors, or a quick bite from a tasty deli, this town’s thriving food scene covers the spectrum. Artisanal restaurant is the pinnacle of Banner Elk’...Read More
Banner Elk Lodging Recognized for Quality, Value

Banner Elk Lodging Recognized for Quality, Value

A major travel website says travelers seeking a desirable winter destination and affordable lodging rates can find both with Banner Elk lodging. TripAdvisor.com, which has more than 375 million unique visitors monthly, named Banner Elk to its list of Top 10 Affordable Winter Hidden Gems in the United States. Trip Advisor analyzed user ratings for all U.S. towns that have rental propertie...Read More
A Small Town Christmas

A Small Town Christmas

Soak up a season full of holiday cheer with “A Small Town Christmas in Banner Elk” the first full weekend in December. Escape the rush of the season and enjoy an authentic small town holiday Dec. 7-9 in the Blue Ridge Mountains. Festivities start Friday evening with caroling, hot chocolate and the lighting of the official town tree in the Corner On Main park at 6:30 p.m. After the tree lighting, ...Read More
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