What Makes West Jefferson Special?

While other small towns have grown into cities or simply faded away, West Jefferson has remained the small town that is quintessential Americana. Our town is nestled within the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains of northwest North Carolina. Listed on the National Register of Historical Places, West Jefferson not only presents beautiful landscape and cool mountain breezes, but also gives visitors a sense of history as well as a mix of modern culture. Simply stroll about our town and discover what is so special about West Jefferson.

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Upcoming Events

6th Annual Empty Bowls

Start Sun May 17, 2020 12:00 pm
End Sun May 17, 2020 02:00 pm

Ashe County High School
184 Campus Dr, West Jefferson, NC 28694

Empty Bowls is an international grassroots effort to fight hunger. Ashe County's Empty Bowls will benefit the Ashe County Sharing Center.

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