Press Room

Welcome to our media friends. We are here to share the history and natural and cultural heritage of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains and foothills.  This section of our website is designed to help you share our stories.

Blue Ridge Music Trails of North Carolina Information

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The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area is a rich source for unique stories and features about the mountains and foothills of North Carolina, and Southern Appalachia in general. Find out more about the Blue Ridge Parkway, NC historic sites, Appalachian music, Cherokee history, Cherokee crafts and artists, Blue Ridge events and Blue Ridge attractions throughout the state.

Build a Unique Story About the Culture, Natural Beauty, People and Travel in the Blue Ridge Mountains

The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area Can Help You Discover NC Historic Sites, Blue Ridge events, Blue Ridge attractions, and more.

I encourage you to visit and discover the living traditions and stunning scenic beauty of the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area.  If you need information, please give me a call.   I know it has become more difficult to get away from your desk.  Be assured that I will make it my priority to be your editorial assistant and get you every detail you need before deadline.

Dale Neal
Communications Manager
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area
828-298-5330 ext. 308