About the Buncombe County TDA

The Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority (BCTDA) oversees the Asheville area destination marketing and sales efforts which attract 3.9 million overnight visitors, providing a base of customers that spend more than $2 billion and generate a total $3.1 billion economic impact for the community. BCTDA has also supported 39 community capital projects with $44 million in Tourism Product Development Fund grants.

BCTDA Mission:

To be a leader in the economic development of Buncombe County by attracting and servicing visitors, generating income, jobs and tax revenues which make the community a better place to live and visit.

Vision Statement:

Asheville/Buncombe County will retain its unique, authentic and environmental charm while welcoming global visitors searching for personal enrichment and memorable experiences.

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