Dillsboro is quaint small town America. The town is a compact area just two blocks long filled with shops, crafters, galleries, restaurants and rafting outfitters. The buildings are historic and are gracefully restored to the old glories. Picket fences, white washed walls. artisans plying their trade, will leave you longing for days gone by. Dillsboro has numerous festivals that fill the streets with arts and crafts, music and fun throughout the year. Christmas is a special time in the town, as the street are lined with candles and the smell of spiced apple cider fills the air.