Contact: Trevor Nuttall | (336) 626-1201, ext 223 |

Asheboro, NC - Are you a retiree or soon to be retiree? Do you want to relocate somewhere that is centrally-located between the beautiful Appalachian Mountains and the North Carolina coastline, plus offers metropolitan areas within an hour drive? Then look no farther than Asheboro, conveniently located in the heart of North Carolina.

The City of Asheboro is proud to host the inaugural Retire Asheboro NC, an open house weekend event where retirees and potential retirees are welcome to explore all the amenities offered in this quaint community. The open house will be held June 22 & 23, 2013. Guests will have an opportunity to discover and experience the many attractions that make Asheboro unique through guided tours and self-guided excursions.

The weekend will include free exercise classes at the YMCA, a tour of Randolph Community College's Continuing Education and Industrial Center, and a chance to meet and greet with local physicians, realtors, bankers and attorneys at a free concert at the city's Bicentennial Park. Visitors will also be provided with tickets to the North Carolina Zoo, the largest natural habitat zoo in North America, as well as discount coupons to restaurants and day-passes for other activities in the area.

Retire Asheboro NC celebrates Asheboro's designation as a Certified Retirement Community by the state of North Carolina. The designation bestows recognition on Asheboro as a premier place for retirees, particularly the 50-plus market, to relocate because of its high quality healthcare facilities, affordable living and cultural amenities.
If you are looking to retire and want to experience all that Asheboro can offer, please register for this free event by logging on to or by calling (800) 626-2672. Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible. Visit Asheboro and see that this is exactly where you want to be.