People are at the heart of travel and hospitality.
And, as humans, we travel to connect with
new cultures, people and places.
From tour outfitters and hoteliers to shop owners and chefs,
people are at the heart of genuine hospitality
and essential in the delivery of the travel experience.
After what has been one of the most challenging years on record,
we will gather safely to recognize Asheville and Buncombe County’s
heart, hospitality, fortitude and resilience,
charting a path for our future together.
Join Us To Celebrate 'The Heart of Hospitality'
The Annual Meeting of the Buncombe County TDA
Hosted by Explore Asheville
Wednesday, September 15 | Thomas Wolfe Auditorium
Program 3 p.m. | Hospitality & Networking 4:30 - 6 p.m.
Safety protocols for this in-person event
To keep everyone safe, Buncombe County has ordered that all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, wear a mask inside public spaces in the county. Our venue partner at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at Harrah's Cherokee Center – Asheville has additional protocols in place that include proof of vaccination or proof of negative COVID status. Please review these protocols as you make your plans to join us. We've missed seeing all of you in person and look forward to celebrating safely together!