Asheville events

VIDEO St. Patrick’s Day parties in Asheville, other weekend events

VIDEO St. Patrick’s Day parties in Asheville, other weekend events

Here’s your weekend roundup, including highlights of St. Patrick’s Day parties around town.

by March 16, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
At Asheville’s Masonic meeting place, a new temple honoring food, music

At Asheville’s Masonic meeting place, a new temple honoring food, music

First up is a March 24 dinner featuring Chefs Steven Goff and Graham House.

Transformus seeks new location after talks break down with Mills River host

Transformus seeks new location after talks break down with Mills River host

Deerfields in Mills River hosted the land of Mysteria for 13 years.

by March 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Theater review: ‘Terry Tempest’ an entertaining dark comedy

Theater review: ‘Terry Tempest’ an entertaining dark comedy

Under the direction of Rodney Smith, this ensemble is having a good time, and so are we.

by March 13, 2017 1 comment Asheville arts, Asheville events
As Asheville prepares to celebrate Zelda Fitzgerald, pop culture awareness peaks

As Asheville prepares to celebrate Zelda Fitzgerald, pop culture awareness peaks

Two major Hollywood pictures are in the works, and a new Amazon series, focus on the life and impact of Zelda as Asheville prepares to celebrate her once again.

WNC magazine celebrates 10th anniversary

WNC magazine celebrates 10th anniversary

The issue, on newsstands now, includes a series of Top 10 lists from WNC experts on a variety of topics, and more.

by March 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO Food Connection benefit show, and more Asheville weekend events

VIDEO Food Connection benefit show, and more Asheville weekend events

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

by March 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Best of Asheville Comedy Showcase set for March 25 at Grey Eagle

Best of Asheville Comedy Showcase set for March 25 at Grey Eagle

Ten Asheville comics, including Minori Hinds, Grayson Morris, Cary Goff and host Tom Scheve, for just $10.

by February 27, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville Mardis Gras parade and weekend events roundup

VIDEO: Asheville Mardis Gras parade and weekend events roundup

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.

by February 23, 2017 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville events
Actor Bill Pullman poses for a portrait to promote the film, "Walking Out," at the Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)

Actor Bill Pullman to deliver Warren Wilson College commencement address

Both of Pullman’s sons have graduated from Warren Wilson College in recent years.

by February 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Bike Love 2017 and Asheville weekend events roundup

VIDEO: Bike Love 2017 and Asheville weekend events roundup

Here’s a quick look at some of what’s happening around town, including Bike Love ’17 and the season opener for the Blue Ridge Roller Girls.

by February 16, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Costumes worn by Johnny Depp and Radha Mitchell in the film “Finding Neverland” stand in the Banquet Hall of Biltmore House as part of “Designed for Drama: Fashion from the Classics.” The exhibit will be on display through July 4./ Photo courtesy of Biltmore Estate

New Biltmore Estate exhibition spotlights movie costumes with literary twist

“Designed for Drama” showcases more than 40 award-winning movie costumes from films based on favorite books in the collection of George Vanderbilt.

by February 16, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Asheville Yoga Festival, in its fourth year, expands offerings

Asheville Yoga Festival, in its fourth year, expands offerings

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…]

by February 13, 2017 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
Foundation Spot fundraiser Saturday: skateboard films, ramp jam, more

Foundation Spot fundraiser Saturday: skateboard films, ramp jam, more

The fundraising event for the DIY skateboard park also includes an art exhibition, music and more.

by February 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: What to do in Asheville weekend of Feb. 10

VIDEO: What to do in Asheville weekend of Feb. 10

Drag Queen Bingo, y’all.

by February 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
VIDEO: Weekend Roundup of Events in Asheville

VIDEO: Weekend Roundup of Events in Asheville

At GritVegas, we wouldn’t actually mind six more weeks of winter since winter kinda wimped out on us this year. Then again, 70 degree days in January are nice. But now it’s February, so who knows what’s coming our way? While you might not be able to control the weather, you can control the level of fun you’re having. We’ve[Read More…]

by February 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Week-long series of events aimed at improving Asheville bus system

Week-long series of events aimed at improving Asheville bus system

The series of events, which includes a driver appreciation day and listening sessions, is sponsored by the nonprofit Just Economics.

by January 30, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Events for this weekend + a peek at Fringe Fest 2017

VIDEO: Events for this weekend + a peek at Fringe Fest 2017

Here’s a look at events coming up this weekend, including the Asheville Fringe Festival.

by January 26, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Call for Asheville entries in American Advertising Awards extended

Call for Asheville entries in American Advertising Awards extended

The deadline to enter is Wednesday.

by January 24, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Weekend Events in Asheville

VIDEO: Weekend Events in Asheville

Ready for another wacky weekend in Asheville? We are! Here’s our roundup of what’s happening in town this weekend. Plus, we have a very special guest who will sing to you of the evils of Krampus when you watch our video… Thursday, January 19 The Ghostlight Project @ Magnetic 375 5:30 pm The local chapter of the national Ghostlight Project will[Read More…]

by January 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
VIDEO: Things to do around Asheville for weekend of Jan. 12

VIDEO: Things to do around Asheville for weekend of Jan. 12

Monday is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, featuring a planned march/rally and a candlelight vigil in downtown Asheville.

by January 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville events, feature
Asheville events marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday

Asheville events marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday

Hazel Mack, founding member of the Winston-Salem chapter of the Black Panther Party, will speak at Kenilworth Presbyterian Church on Monday.

by January 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Comedian Dave Chappelle set for Asheville show in February

Comedian Dave Chappelle set for Asheville show in February

Tickets for Dave Chappelle’s show at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium go on sale Friday.

by January 11, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon expected to be N.C. economic boon

2018 World Equestrian Games in Tryon expected to be N.C. economic boon

The event will be held Sept. 10-23 at the Tryon International Equestrian Center about two hours southeast of Asheville.

by December 19, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
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