Other Dog Activities in Asheville, NC

There are 17 other dog friendly attractions in Asheville. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Asheville.

Pet Friendly Biltmore Estate
Biltmore Estate The Biltmore Estate is pet friendly! Dogs are allowed to explore the extensive grounds and roam through the more than 250 acres of landscaped gardens. Fido is also welcome to join the humans at several restaurants with outdoor seating in Antler Hill Village. Open daily throughout the year. Hours vary by season and rates vary by month; visit website or call for specific information. See Details
Pet Friendly Montford Historic District
Montford Historic District With its architectural beauty and significance, the Montford Historic District is a perfect place to stroll with your furry best friend as you enjoy the beauty of this neighborhood. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this community has more than 600 buildings, most of which were built between 1890 and 1920. As you wander, you will see a variety of architectural styles and influences including Victorian, Queen Anne, Arts and Crafts, Neoclassical, and Colonial Revival. Keep Fido on a leash while you walk and make sure to clean up after him. All homes are private residences and not open to the public. See Details
Asheville Drum Circle Bring your pup to this quintessential Asheville event and enjoy the camaraderie that abounds in Pritchard Park on Friday nights in the warm-weather months. Whether you want to watch, dance, or drum, you will find yourself in good company, surrounded by people of all ages, locals and visitors. The drummers usually begin showing up between 5:00 and 6:00 pm and the crowd continues to build until the drum circle draws to a close at 10:00 pm. Just keep Fido on a leash at all times and make sure he is comfortable in crowds and around drum noises. See Details
Montford Park Players Enjoy the works of Shakespeare in the company of your furry best friend at the Hazel Robinson Ampitheatre. The Montford Park Players is North Carolina's longest-running Shakespeare Festival, free for the public to enjoy. Throughout the summer, dogs are welcome to join humans for the performances. In the winter, performances are held at the Asheville Masonic Temple where dogs are not permitted. See Details
Ariel Gallery Head to downtown Asheville with your furry best friend and visit Ariel Gallery--an artist-owned and operated fine craft gallery. At the gallery you will find ceramics, fiber and glass crafts, jewelry, metal art, and wood crafts. Since the gallery is run by artists, you and Fido will have a chance to meet at least one of the gallery's artists when you visit. See Details
New Belgium Brewery Dogs are welcome to join their owners at New Belgium Brewing Company in Asheville, NC. The second location of this popular beer manufacturer is a pretty spot to take Fido for a cold one. Situated next to the river, Fido is welcome to join you on the outdoor patio and around the firepit. The popular beers you can try in the tap room include Voodoo Ranger, Fat Tire, and Citradelic. New Belgium is open Monday through Saturday from 11:00am to 8:00pm and Sunday from 11:30am to 8:00pm. See Details
Asheville Bike Taxi When you and your pup are tired of walking around Asheville, call the Asheville Bike Taxi for a lift in their electronic pedicab taxis. They will pick you up or drop you off at any parking deck, hotel, restaurant, or business in downtown Asheville. Asheville Bike Taxi also offers bike tours of downtown Asheville and the historic Montford neighborhood. Taxi hours and rates do not apply to tours. See Details
French Broad River Brewery French Broad River Brewery is dog-friendly. Your pooch can join you inside this brewery that gets inspiration from the river that flows through Asheville. Their most popular beers include porter, IPA, and Kolsch. They also dish up a number of seasonal beers to accompany the regular beers available in the tap room. French Broad River Brewery is open every day of the week from 1pm to 8pm. See Details
ZaPow ZaPow is a pet-friendly art gallery in Asheville, NC. Specializing in Illustration, narrative and pop art pieces, this art gallery is well worth a visit if you're an art lover. Dogs are welcome to join their owners around the gallery, which features over 85 artist's work. You can sip local coffee, tea or beer as you check out the colorful art on the walls. ZaPow is open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 8pm and Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Archetype Brewing Company Archetype Brewing Company is dog-friendly. Dogs are welcome if they are on a leash, as long as they are well-behaved. The large, open area hosts regular live music, events, and activities in the outside space. The 10-barrel brewhouse produces a range of delicious beers. Additionally, for the peckish pups who visit, there are small, locally pre-made snacks available in the taproom, and several other food options nearby that guests are welcome to bring inside. They are open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 11pm, and Sunday from 1pm to 9pm. See Details
Ginger's Revenge Ginger's Revenge is pet-friendly. The outdoor seating is a great place to hang out with your pooch and enjoy a variety of delicious ginger beers. The team is dedicated to producing exciting and creative craft beverages from sustainably sourced ingredients. All of the ginger beers are made with 95% organic ingredients. Ginger's Revenge is open Monday from 4pm to 10pm, Wednesday to Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday to Saturday from 2pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. See Details
Eurisko Beer Company Eurisko Beer Company is pet-friendly. This beer emporium is home to a nice outdoor patio to enjoy a beer with your pup. Bring your pooch along, while you try a variety of seasonal and regular beverages. Eurisko Beer Company is open Wednesday through Sunday from 2pm to 8pm. See Details
Fleetwood's Chapel Dogs are welcome to join their owners at Fleetwood's Chapel in Asheville, NC. You can bring Fido with you to this Wedding Chapel, Vintage Shop, Bar, and Music Venue. They specialize in vintage clothing, car stuff, records, and art, which you can browse with a nice beer in your hand. Fleetwood's is open Wednesday through Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Hi-Wire Brewing - South Slope Hi-Wire Brewing - South Slope is pet-friendly. Located in the heart of Asheville's South Slope Brewery District, pop-in to this cozy space and enjoy one of the nation’s only craft breweries to have a speciality program that revolves around both craft lagers and sour beers. Hungry hounds can enjoy a nice meal at one of the rotating food trucks. Leashed dogs are welcome on the pet-friendly patio and indoors. Hi-Wire Brewing - South Slope is open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 10pm, Friday from 3pm to 12am, Saturday from 12pm to 12am, and Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
Little Switzerland Orchard & Winery Little Switzerland Orchard and Winery is a dog friendly winery dedicated to small batch wines, ciders and meads. The winery is open Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 8pm, Friday to Saturday from 1pm to 8pm, and closed on Sunday. See Details
Dog Welcome Center at Dog Door Behavior Center and Outfitters Stop by the first official Dog Welcome Center in the United States! Find indoor and outdoor seating, a doggy potty area, water fountains, free goody bags, doggie ice cream, and info on their Top 100 dog-friendly attractions, restaurants, and things to do. It's located inside the The Dog Door Behavior Center and Store, with treats, toys, chews, and necessities. They are located in downtown Asheville across the street from the Grove Arcade. See Details
DSSOLVR Leashed dogs are allowed in this brewery taproom in downtown Asheville. See Details
Burntshirt Vineyards Take a short drive to Hendersonville from Asheville with your pup in tow for a wine tasting at Burntshirt Vineyards. All of Burntshirt’s wine is made from local, Blue Ridge Appalachian Mountain fruit and the high elevation produces grapes perfect for varietals not typically grown in the United States, like Gruner Veltliner. Your dog is welcome to join you in the tasting room while you taste Merlot, Riesling, Cabernet Franc, Rosé of Cabernet Sauvignon, a red wine blend called Altitude 3400, and two Chardonnays. After discovering a new favorite, order a glass to enjoy on their verandah overlooking the vineyards. Note that dogs are welcome on Burntshirt’s walking trails, gardens, and in the tasting room but not on tours or in the vineyard. The tasting room is open daily and the fee of $7 - $10 includes a sampling of several wines and a souvenir glass. See Details
Morris Broadband Dog Park Opened in 2013 within the Bill Moore Community Park, the Morris Broadband Dog Park has two fenced in areas for large dogs and small dogs. Call ahead to find out about any temporary restrictions due to COVID-19. See Details
Justus Orchard Justus Orchard has been a great spot for picking apples for over one hundred years. This pet-friendly orchard offers you and Fido the chance to meet the owners dog, Izzy, while you're picking your own fruit on-site. Justus Orchard is open every day of the week during picking season from 8:30am to 6:00pm. See Details
Mills River Brewing Co. Mills River Brewing Co. is pet-friendly. They offer craft beers brewed in house and a food truck onsite. If you have a guest that is looking for something besides beer, they also provide wine, and cider. As an added bonus, they allow dogs year-round inside and outside. See Details
Gov. Vance Birthplace Historic Site This pioneer farmstead, tucked in the Reems Creek Valley, features the birthplace of Zebulon Baird Vance. Vance's political career as Civil War officer, North Carolina governor, and U.S. senator is traced at the homestead. Also included is the history of Vance's famous mountain family. Dogs are welcome on the 7-acre property on a leash. Pets are not allowed inside the historic home or Visitor Center. See Details
Lookout Brewing Company Lookout Brewing Company is dog-friendly! Grab a small batch craft brew and a tub of freshly popped popcorn and relax alongside your canine companion, as leashed and quiet dogs are welcome in its tasting room and on its outdoor patio. Lookout Brewing Company even offers water bowls and treats to visiting four-legged friends. Lookout Brewing Company is open Monday through Friday from 2pm to 9pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm. See Details
Point Lookout Vineyards Point Lookout Vineyards is pet-friendly. This vineyard has 30 mile views. Visit the Tasting Room, tour the Vineyard, and check out the Wine Cellar. Relax and enjoy mountain views and delightful wine. Dogs are welcome inside and out, year-round. Small plates available as well as food truck onsite some days. They are open Sunday through Thursday from 12pm to 6pm and Friday to Saturday from 12pm to 9pm. See Details