Explore. Dream. Discover.

Dive into the pages of any good adventure book—or into the screen of a movie at the local theater—and you’ll quickly be immersed in captivating stories. You’ll be pulled into worlds of wizards fighting dark magic, pirates trying to seize control of ghost ships, a quest for revenge on a whale, a 1,100-mile hike for self-discovery and healing, the visit…

First Community Mortgage Ribbon-Cutting

The Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce and First Community Mortgage hosted guests at the ribbon-cutting for First Community Mortgage's new office on May 23 in Hendersonville.

Bark Avenue Ribbon-Cutting

The Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce and Bark Avenue owners Eric Kovach and Nancy Rogers welcomed chamber members and guests to the ribbon-cutting for their pet grooming salon and boutique on May 19.

July 2017 Around Town

Heritage Law Group’s first Elder Law Expo & Workshop on May 11, at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin, Tennessee, drew more than 100 attendees from Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky. “This event will be the first of many in Middle Tennessee, to help the community better understand the needs of the aging population," Jake Mason, owner of Heritage Law…

Starry Night

Middle Tennessee is known for its beautiful countryside with rolling hills and abundant lakes and rivers. A less obvious feature of the Tennessee aesthetic is the bright night sky. The Nashville skyline is a popular feature of the city and can be seen from Nashville’s several rooftop bars, apartments, hotels and bridges. The view from the Cumberland Bridge looking towards…

Craft & Cocktail

Add a half cup of cucumber slices and 2 tablespoons of basil ribbons to 1 cup of gin.

The Great Escape

Since White Heat was the first movie filmed on the island in 1934 to 2015’s Jurassic World, Kauai has been the stunning backdrop of more than 60 movies. Check out some of the views featured in the films, including waterfalls and the Na Pali Coast sea cliffs on a relaxing helicopter tour, or dive deep into a more intimate view…

Outdoor Eating


1. Cook your corn—there are a ton of ways to do this, but the easiest is just to put the oven on 350 and throw the corn in, husks and all. Bake them for 25 minutes, let cool and then cut off the very bottom of the corn. You should be able to pull off the husks and the silk…

Cool for The Summer

Staying stylish can get tricky when trying to beat the summer heat, but it’s not impossible. There are so many options available for keeping cool and pulled together for all that our charming town has to offer.

We All Scream for Ice Cream

Where is it? Located at 393 E. Main St. in Hendersonville, next to Bluegrass Bar and Grill and Helen's Hot Chicken. Open 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. This little treasure just opened its new Hendersonville location in March, and there has been a line at their door to get in ever since. It's easy to see why.