Visitor Resources for Tourism Partners

Help Orient Your Customers to the Area with these Helpful Resources

The Official Asheville Visitor Guide

The Visitor Guide is the official marketing publication of the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority for visitors seeking information about the destination. This helpful resource is available for distribution to customers at your business free-of-charge.

Visitor Guide deliveries take place the second full week of each month. Please use this form to place your order and submit it to us by the 1st day of the delivery month.

If you need Visitor Guides before the next monthly delivery takes place, please feel free to pick up copies at the front desk of the Asheville Visitor Center at 36 Montford Avenue.

PLEASE NOTE: The final day to request 2023 Visitor Guides will be December 1, with deliveries taking place before December 15. Requests received after December 1 will count toward the 2024 Guide which will begin delivering the second week of January, 2024.


Welcome to AVL is a web-based platform that connects visitors directly to information they need to choose local food, drink, activities and events—and to find downtown parking in downtown Asheville. The platform compiles the most-requested destination information from into a format that is easily accessible and highly relevant to visitors while in the market.

Share this helpful resource with your customers by displaying and distributing business cards, tent cards and window clings at your business. These materials are available free of charge from Explore Asheville. Contact us here.