- Our list of the best things to do in Banner Elk, North Carolina, features the top 70 nearby activities — including 40 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Banner Elk, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of Banner Elk, NC , followed by 55 popular activities in nearby cities, including Boone, Blowing Rock, Linville, Morganton, Damascus, Lenoir and West Jefferson
Imagine That! Creations showcases the work of artist John Wayne Jackson. Jackson works with found objects, notably leaves, and uses his own proprietary sculpting medium to create what he calls contemporary fossils.
The Sourwood Gallery is a co-op art gallery featuring artwork by several local artists. The gallery showcases various exhibits containing paintings, pottery, sculpture, jewelry, wood turnings, photography, and stained glass.
94% 16 votes
225 West State Street, Black Mountain, NC MoreLess Info
Encouraging and fostering a passion for culture and the arts, Black Mountain Center for the Arts offers numerous classes and workshops for students of all ages. Special events such as concerts and other performances are also held at this venue.
Originally opened in 1989, the Swannanoa Valley Museum preserves and displays the history of Buncombe County. Along with the museum building itself, there are several hiking pathways and trails that lead guests to historic sites in the area.
67% 3 votes
1901 MeadowView Parkway, Kingsport, TN 37660 MoreLess Info
A beautiful winery in Kingsport, Reedy Creek Vineyards and Cellars features a tasting room where their wines can be sampled. Appetizers such as cheese, crackers and chocolates are available for purchase, however, sack lunches are welcome on the premises.
54% 28 votes
1820 Meadowview Parkway, Kingsport, TN 37660 MoreLess Info
An indoor and outdoor swimming and recreation center, The Kingsport Aquatic Center features an indoor Olympic size pool and an outdoor water park and play area. The center also offers swimming lessons.
Guests can view a diverse collection of nature themed jewelry, art, wood, glass, and more at the Mountain Nest Gallery. The gallery is within walking distance of a nearby art and history museum and numerous shops and restaurants.
100% 11 votes
310 W State Street, Black Mountain, NC MoreLess Info
The Red House Studios & Art Gallery are composed of seven separate working studios for artists, as well as the Mary McMurray Gallery, which displays the works of primarily local and regional artists.
Golfers love playing a round at Cattails at Meadowview in Kingsport, Tennessee. The gently rolling hills, tricky sand traps and gorgeous atmosphere make this course an excellent choice for golfers of all skill levels.
Rejuvenate and refresh at Solstice Salon & Spa in Black Mountain, North Carolina. This full-service spa caters to singles and couples. Its most popular services are massages, anti-aging facials, nail services and body wraps.