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Downtown Brevard

Local Flair Takes Center Stage


Explore the heart of Downtown Brevard, where history meets modern charm in a walkable, vibrant community. Discover a place where generations of craftsmanship and entrepreneurial spirit have left an incredible mark. Delight in independent businesses and local artisans that infuse the heart of our area with a unique, authentic energy. Savor diverse dining experiences and find hidden gems waiting to be unearthed.


Live music fills the air most nights, and the year-round festivals ensure there’s always something to celebrate. Check out our bustling event calendar and feel the pulse of the area. Swing by the Downtown Visitor Center where our friendly volunteers are ready to guide you through the many wonders this place has to offer.

Culinary Adventures

Savor the culinary heartbeat of downtown. From global cuisine to cozy bakeries, our dining scene caters to every palate.

Retail Therapy

Shops galore, offering everything from outdoor gear and fashion-forward finds to locally crafted jewelry and home décor.

Quench Your Thirst

Our downtown beverage scene offers everything from your morning cup of joe to libations on tap. Sip wine at Wine Down, pop in for a tasting at Broad Street Wines, grab a brew at Brevard Brewing Company, visit a tap room or bar hidden in a shop, or cozy up with a coffee at one of the unique shops – options are endless.

Rhythms & Reels

Check out The DFR Lounge downtown or 185 King Street in the adjacent Lumberyard Arts District for live music almost every night. For movie lovers, the Co-Ed Cinema is a single-screen theatre from the 1930s with the modern twist of first-run films.

Work of Art

Step into a downtown art gallery to see works inspired by our picturesque surroundings. From pottery to paintings, you’ll find it all in our many galleries, offering a diverse range of artistic expressions that capture the essence of our vibrant community.

Little Explorers

Take the smallest members of your crew mining for gems, pottery painting, or climbing at the rock gym. You can even dive into a toy wonderland at the world’s coolest toy store. Or pop into a local shop for freshly made chocolate and ice cream before stopping by a park. Our downtown has it all, no matter your age.

History Unveiled

Honor the sacrifices and bravery of heroes at the Veterans History Museum. Or embark on a journey through time at the exhibits in the Transylvania Heritage Museum. Don’t forget about Silvermont Mansion, a vibrant community center and historic landmark, valued for its beauty, recreation, and more.

Visitor Center

Don’t forget to stop by the Visitor Center when you first arrive. Helpful volunteers are on hand to provide insightful recommendations, you can pick up a copy of our Adventure Guide and other helpful resources for your stay, and there is even a kid’s area complete with a fish tank. Come check it out!