Local News

Local happenings of interest to visitors.

Many visitors believe that Fall is the most wonderful time to visit the mountains, and with all the vibrant changing colors, they wouldn’t be wrong. However, the Winter season in Cherokee County is truly magical. The mountain colors may be long faded, but they are replaced by a buzzing energy and......MORE

If you’re looking for an adventurous new way to view the fall colors in the mountains, Andrew’s new scenic rail tour is perfect for a family fun day! This convenient tour is perfect for all ages, hop aboard the rail cart and enjoy the ride up the mountain, experiencing fall foliage, scenic bridge......MORE

While we are so looking forward to the crisp fall air and the colorful mountain views, a great vacation is all about enjoying the moment! So we are soaking up all the last bits of warm summer weather we can until we jump into fall! However, we know some of you are already putting out the pumpkin spice......MORE

If you’re looking to live like a local on your next trip tp the mountains, check out these fun events and get to know the natives! Christmas Scavenger Hunt in Downtown Murphy The annual Downtown Murphy Christmas Scavenger Hunt is a joy for all ages! Participating local businesses will have a hidden......MORE

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
© 2022 Cherokee County North Carolina • Tourism Development Authority