Asheville events

Recap of Stoobie Awards Live

We take a look back at the Live Stoobie Awards from January.

by February 5, 2019 0 comments Asheville events
Stoobie Awards live event set for Asheville Masonic Temple on Jan. 28

Stoobie Awards live event set for Asheville Masonic Temple on Jan. 28

Find out who Stu says is tops on the Asheville food scene during the live event, which will also feature a ton of great food and drink.

2018 STOOBIE AWARDS! Best of Asheville’s Food Scene pt 2: ECLECTIC BOOGALOO

2018 STOOBIE AWARDS! Best of Asheville’s Food Scene pt 2: ECLECTIC BOOGALOO

2018 BEST OF ASHEVILLE PART II – Eclectic Boogaloo Welcome to Part Two of Three of the 2018 Stoobie Awards! If you unfamiliar with the Stoobies, that’s okay! They are basically a “Best of Asheville’s Culinary Scene,” honorific, that comes with an actual physical award, all based on one person’s opinion: Mine! Who the fook am I? Well, nobody, really, just an[Read More…]

2018 STOOBIE AWARDS! Best of Asheville’s Food Scene pt 1: A NEW BEGINNING

2018 STOOBIE AWARDS! Best of Asheville’s Food Scene pt 1: A NEW BEGINNING

2018 BEST OF ASHEVILLE PART I – A New Beginning Ya know what? These fuckin’ Stoobie Awards could get awfully boring and repetitive if I’m not careful. Like, how many times do I really need to give Sunny Point the “Best Shrimp ‘n’ Grits” award? Answer: Every fucking time forever and ever that’s how many, because that’s how fucking good those[Read More…]

New Year’s 2019 Haps in Asheville

New Year’s 2019 Haps in Asheville

We’ve got the skinny on the best New Year’s Eve events in Asheville for 2019. Check it out!

by December 26, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
One Asheville dad’s fiasco of a family outing: an army of Elsas, $12 snow cones and Phish flashbacks

One Asheville dad’s fiasco of a family outing: an army of Elsas, $12 snow cones and Phish flashbacks

What starts as excitement about the show devolves into the chaos of violent exhaustion, and scared dads hiding out in the bathroom like a doomed platoon in their final moments.

by December 10, 2018 3 comments Asheville events
Shopping for the holidays? Asheville pop-up shops are open

Shopping for the holidays? Asheville pop-up shops are open

Shop local. Buy local.

by November 29, 2018 0 comments Asheville events

A look at fall color in Western North Carolina

Fall is always beautiful in Western North Carolina.

by November 15, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
WIN TIX to see the Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular in Asheville

WIN TIX to see the Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular in Asheville

You’ll be entered to win a pair of tickets to see the 10 p.m. performance of the Bernstein’s on Dec. 7.

by November 9, 2018 31 comments Asheville events
So You Think You Can Dance Live! arrives at Asheville’s US Cellular Center on Nov. 6

So You Think You Can Dance Live! arrives at Asheville’s US Cellular Center on Nov. 6

The touring show features contestants from Season 15 of the popular television show.

by October 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Poverty Forum focuses on struggles of Western North Carolina women

Poverty Forum focuses on struggles of Western North Carolina women

One striking statistic: On average, 41.3 percent of single mothers in the six Western North Carolina counties served by Pisgah Legal Services live in poverty.

by October 2, 2018 1 comment Asheville events
Ashvegas Weekend Update for Sept. 21, 2018

Ashvegas Weekend Update for Sept. 21, 2018

Here’s one: the last Downtown After Five concert of the year is this weekend.

by September 20, 2018 1 comment Asheville events
3 big reasons to visit HempX Asheville 2018

3 big reasons to visit HempX Asheville 2018

This year’s HempX Asheville is all about flower, not fiber.

by September 18, 2018 1 comment Asheville events
2018 Asheville Goombay Festival returns this weekend

2018 Asheville Goombay Festival returns this weekend

The festival includes a Friday night tribute to Aretha Franklin.

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas celebrity sighting: New Orleans artist Ashley Longshore at Biltmore

Ashvegas celebrity sighting: New Orleans artist Ashley Longshore at Biltmore

Longshore’s unrelenting message of female empowerment has won her legions of fans.

Mountain Medicine Festival to benefit Asheville environmental nonprofits

Mountain Medicine Festival to benefit Asheville environmental nonprofits

The event will be held Sept. 16 at the Wedge at Foundation location.

by August 28, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Weekend Update 8/17/2018

Ashvegas Weekend Update 8/17/2018

Here’s a quick look at some of what’s happening this weekend.

by August 17, 2018 3 comments Asheville events
TEDx Asheville 2018 announces speakers; tix on sale Aug. 15

TEDx Asheville 2018 announces speakers; tix on sale Aug. 15

Speakers include Asheville Music Professionals founder Jessica Tomasin, Frances Tacy of Franny’s Farm and several more.

by August 7, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
Top 4 for the 4th -Swimming holes in Asheville

Top 4 for the 4th -Swimming holes in Asheville

What better way to celebrate independence day than hitting the water? That’s why we rounded up our top 4 swimming holes around Asheville, enjoy!

Asheville World Cup Hot Spots

Asheville World Cup Hot Spots

2018 World Cup fever has hit Asheville. Soccer fans are turning out to cheer on their favorite teams, and they’re getting an especially friendly reception at Asheville’s local craft breweries. Here’s a quick look just three of the many locations to catch a match.

Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

Remembering the filming of ‘Bull Durham’ in Asheville 30 years later

The Asheville Tourists will give away 1,000 Crash Davis bobbleheads on Saturday to mark the 30th anniversary of the release of “Bull Durham.”

Former NFL quaterback Matt Leinart weds TV actress in Asheville

Former NFL quaterback Matt Leinart weds TV actress in Asheville

Nick Lachey, of the boyband supergroup 98 Degrees, sang at the couple’s reception at The Cress Center.

This Memorial Day, visit the WNC Military History Museum

This Memorial Day, visit the WNC Military History Museum

Military history comes alive through unique and personal arrangements facts collected at The WNC Military History Museum, located in the heart of downtown Brevard. The museum is one man’s passion project to tell the stories of World War I and II, the Korean War, Vietnam War, Cold War, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and the War on Terror. Learn[Read More…]

by May 24, 2018 1 comment Asheville events
AVL Insiders

AVL Insiders: Springtime Activities

Looking for suggestions on how to spend spring in Asheville? Jason Sandford of Ashvegas.com and Kara Candler of Tick Tock Concierge have a few ideas! Plus, you can share your ideas and win some gear. Just check out the video to learn more.

by May 17, 2018 2 comments Asheville events