If You Listen closely…you just might hear strains of mountain music, as you enter Cleveland County, nestled in the foothills of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in southwestern North Carolina. Ideally located between Asheville, Charlotte and Greenville/Spartanburg, visitors travel from around the world to enjoy authentic and memorable experiences. There is plenty to do for the day or for a weekend. Get away for a family adventure, romantic retreat, outdoor exploration, and so much more. Award-winning attractions, nationally recognized events, eclectic shopping, craft beverages, local food, outdoor experiences and gifted artisans provide opportunities to enrich every visit.