828 Studios is asking for $5,000 from the public for help with the new studios.
Articles by: Jason Sandford
As usual, there’s a ton of fun stuff happening. Here’s a quick look at some of it, including the Asheville Mardis Gras Parade.
The rally is scheduled for 3-5 p.m. on Pack Square Park.
Organic Armor artists Paul Hersey and Jennifer Murphy say proceeds from the sale of their circlets will help provide legal armor to people.
Also, Pinnix Distillery has received its federal permits, and more.
More than 250 amateur astronomers will also be at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute to observe the celestial event.
Manheimer, who was elected mayor in 2013, served on Asheville City Council for four years prior to that.
Both of Pullman’s sons have graduated from Warren Wilson College in recent years.
At least seven new restaurants, from seafood to tapas, are planned to open in downtown Asheville.
It’s a critical time for one of Asheville’s most important performance and event venues.
The win validated the work of a host of musicians who have pursued their art and their music in Asheville for years.
Funeral services are today for Dr. George Marvin Bilbrey Jr.
Also, tickets are on sale
This year’s festival also includes: Jon Stickley Trio, The Screaming J’s, Unifire Theater, Les Amis, Ashley Heath & Her Heathens and more.
“Designed for Drama” showcases more than 40 award-winning movie costumes from films based on favorite books in the collection of George Vanderbilt.
Can a white man write authentically about black lives? Does a gay man’s experience of oppression equate to a black woman’s?
Also, the Blue Ridge Roller Girls hold their season-opening bout this Sunday, and much more.
Also, the Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular is hosting auditions for a new cast member, and have you seen Soundcheck AVL?
Also, Disclaimer Comedy presents comedian Myq Kaplan at The Southern on Feb. 18, and more.
Also, there’s a new art exhibition open in the window at 54 Broadway in downtown Asheville, and much more.
A modest home on Brevard Road was once a destination for music-lovers around the world who sought a taste of bluegrass.
City officials are looking at ways to raise money to increase the life of existing parking decks and possibly add onto them.
The Asheville Yoga Festival has announced that it’s returning to town for its fourth year (July 27), but with a few changes. The event is under new ownership, it has a new name, it has landed Ingles Markets as a big sponsor among others, and it has an expanded line-up of presenters and practitioners. Here’s the press release: Asheville Yoga[Read More…]