Area Attractions

Maybe it’s the fresh mountain air, the eclectic mix of artists and innovators, or the vibrant buzz of an active community. There’s only one way to find out what makes Asheville, NC, an inspiring destination for meetings: Come see for yourself.

As a Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma conference attendee, you will experience one of America’s most vibrant places. Asheville blends big city sophistication with mountain quaintness unlike any place in the country. The Asheville area boasts a thriving arts community, diverse outdoor adventures, a vibrant and inviting downtown, numerous historic attractions and amazing food. 

It is no exaggeration when we say you will be 15 minutes from just about every experience imaginable. America’s largest home, Biltmore, scenic vistas that leave you speechless, nearly 250 independent restaurants, a nationally recognized craft brew scene, outdoor adventures that rock, an irresistible energy that never fails to invigorate the spirit … and a welcoming attitude that leaves you yearning for a return trip sooner than later. This is the essence of Asheville. 

We hope you’ll join us and experience the beauty and fun for yourself! Check out to help plan your trip. Connect before you travel and get insider tips on ways to make the most of your time in the mountains: