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Bordered by Broadway, Market and College Streets, Asheville, NC 28801
Downtown Asheville
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Depending on the season, can be hot and sticky or blistering cold, but a nice walk around the square and its restaurants and storefronts.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pierre1999
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

This is not a huge space but it is in the middle of downtown and draws a lot of attention. The Vance monument is eye catching and the Christmas lights were a nice addition. It is an easy stop near a bunch of restaurants and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2018

Fish and chips were tops! Great salads and burgers and pizzas including glutten free and all kinds of Ales...great prices!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rjdiner
Reviewed November 21, 2018

We passed by so many times during our stay. Nice to visit, or just walk thru to shops and restaurants.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank katork
Reviewed October 28, 2018

If you like to shop and eat, you can easily spend an afternoon in the downtown area around Pack Square. Tops For Shoes alone is worth seeing, for its incredible selection of mostly leather shoes from makers all around the world, and old-fashioned individual help....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda F
Reviewed October 20, 2018

We were downtown on a Saturday and noticed a lot of tents around the park. Many of the tents were filled with local crafts people (some excellent, some not so). A few tents held local organizations. I was told that there are events in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob J
Reviewed September 2, 2018

My two year old granddaughter loved this water type park. And she was completely fascinated by the the artwork statues.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 316melee
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Great place to take a load off and watch the world go by. Or not, maybe you just want to lay on the lawn and take a nap. Right in the center of town. Nice sculptures. We spent a good half hour here just relaxing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank joemontana16
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Pack Square, with its imposing obelisk in honor of North Carolina governor Zebulon Vance, is a lovely focal point within steps of lively restaurants and shops in Asheville’s vibrant downtown.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank njcavalier
Reviewed August 17, 2018

This is a refreshing oasis in the beautiful city of Asheville. We usually get an ice cream cone and then relax for awhile in the shade after shopping.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Torchboy | Reviewed this property |
Shindig on the Green (mountain music, dance, etc.) starts Sat. July 1, about 7 - 10. Happens every Sat night through August. Event is in its 50th year. There are often other events in Pack Square and adjacent Park. I... More