Hendersonville residents and visitors will want to circle May 8 on their calendars as Hendersonville Farmers Market’s opening date at the Historic Train Depot in the Seventh Avenue District. Approximately 45 vendors are prepared...Read more


RFP: Branding of 7th Avenue District

The City of Hendersonville Community Development Department desires to establish a new logo to be utilized in marketing and building a stronger awareness of the unique qualities of the 7 th Avenue District. The department is seeking a qualified...Read more


The weather is warming, and summer is just around the corner. That means in the next few weeks farmers markets will start popping up around Henderson County!

Why shop at the farmers market? There’s simply no better place to find fresh, local food than at a producer-only market where you...Read more


Runners, Farmers and Giant Balloon Sculptures during May LoveHendo Saturday

LoveHendo Saturday Returns May 8, 2021

April 8, 2021 – Downtown Hendersonville will be bustling with energy on Saturday, May 8, with a multitude of events and outdoor activity for the entire family to...Read more


The Grey Mill Recognized as Best Adaptive Reuse Project

Downtown Hendersonville among 9 communities recognized by North Carolina Department of Commerce

The Grey Hosiery Mill project in Downtown Hendersonville, North Carolina was recognized as best adaptive reuse project during...Read more


2020 North Carolina Main Street Champions Honored

Downtown Hendersonville Recognizes Michele Sparks as their 2020 Main Street Champion

Michele Sparks, owner of Art Mob Studios in Downtow n Hendersonville was recognized...Read more


Downtown Hendersonville Recognized for Economic Recovery Efforts

Downtown Hendersonville among 9 communities recognized by North Carolina Department of Commerce

The City of Hendersonville’s Downtown Division was recognized for its Covid-19 economic recovery efforts at the North...Read more


A Downtown Business Marketing Opportunity with The Center for Art & Entertainment Granted monies from the Community Foundation of Henderson County, the City of Hendersonville and NC Cares to "open safely," The Center for Art & Entertainment at 125 S. Main is excited about opening April...Read more


Two Holiday Farmers Markets will bring seasonal, farm-fresh products and locally made artisan crafts to the area’s residents and visitors just in time for the holiday season. Hosted by the Hendersonville Farmers Market, the Holiday Markets will take place outdoors on November 28 and December 5...Read more


HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (October 28, 2020) - After several weeks of virtual bidding, the 18 th Annual Bearfootin’ Bear Auction came to an exciting close on Saturday with proceeds totaling $84,109. This is a $26,700 increase from the 2019 total and a $36,900 increase from the 2018 total.

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After several weeks of virtual bidding, the 18 th annual Bearfootin ’ Bear Auction will come to a n exciting close this Saturday. The twenty Bearfootin ’ Art Walk bears have adorned Main Street for the last five months, each serving as a unique and colorful attraction to visitors and residents...Read more


City of Hendersonville Downtown Economic Development Office Receives Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council

Washington, DC – City of Hendersonville Downtown Economic...Read more


Downtown Treat Street Carnival, Holiday Street Lighting Canceled Bearfootin’ Art Walk Auction Goes Virtual

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. (September 21, 2020) - After serious thought about the safety of the community and statewide mandates on public gatherings, the...Read more


Love Hendo and Explore Local This Saturday in Downtown Hendersonville!

September 3, 2020 -- Downtown Hendersonville is open for business Labor Day weekend with friendly local faces at LoveHendo Saturday. Typicall y, the North Carolina Apple Festival hosts a downtown street fair with...Read more


For Immediate Release

Friends of Downtown Hendersonville

Contact: Jamie Carpenter


Four Downtown Hendersonville Businesses Receive Pivot Fund Grants

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