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Asheville Scene: Goombay!, reinvented

Asheville Scene: Goombay!, reinvented

Asheville’s celebration of African and Caribbean culture gets new leadership and a new plan for 2012.

by August 24, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas weekend Aug. 24-26: Arrested Development, Goombay!, Alison Krauss, Wine & Food Fest

Ashvegas weekend Aug. 24-26: Arrested Development, Goombay!, Alison Krauss, Wine & Food Fest

Go have some fun, Asheville!

by August 23, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Kovacs & the Polar Bear show August 30 at the Grey Eagle

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Kovacs & the Polar Bear show August 30 at the Grey Eagle

Goodbye summer. Hello, awesome alt/folk show at the Grey Eagle.

Mountain State Fair tickets now on sale

Mountain State Fair tickets now on sale

Another sure sign of fall. Change is in the air. Sept. 7-16.

by August 21, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Asheville Wine & Food Festival this Sat.

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Asheville Wine & Food Festival this Sat.

We’ve got ANOTHER pair of General Admission tickets to the Asheville Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting on Saturday.

CONTEST OVER — WIN TIX NOW to LEAF’s Benefit of Culture: World DanceParty at Highland Brewing

CONTEST OVER — WIN TIX NOW to LEAF’s Benefit of Culture: World DanceParty at Highland Brewing

Looks like a night of great entertainment, all to benefit LEAF International and LEAF in School and Streets.

Model of ancient Hebrew tabernacle will be set up in Carrier Park Aug. 28

Model of ancient Hebrew tabernacle will be set up in Carrier Park Aug. 28

The “living museum” will be open for public tours.

by August 20, 2012 1 comment Asheville events
New curated flea market from the organizers of The Big Crafty starts Aug. 25

New curated flea market from the organizers of The Big Crafty starts Aug. 25

“The Little Flea” kicks off this Saturday in the same spot as the West Asheville Tailgate market.

by August 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville events, Asheville News
Southern Green Living Expo is Sept. 14-16

Southern Green Living Expo is Sept. 14-16

Annual event showcases sustainable economics and environmental stewardship.

TOMORROW: Tickets on sale now for sex-advice columnist Dan Savage in Asheville Sept. 13

TOMORROW: Tickets on sale now for sex-advice columnist Dan Savage in Asheville Sept. 13

$10 tix are cash or check only at Highsmith Union on the UNC-A campus.

by August 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Another Wine & Food Festival ticket giveaway tomorrow

Another Wine & Food Festival ticket giveaway tomorrow

Check back with Ashvegas on Tuesday for your chance to win. $90 value.

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Langhorne Slim & The Law at the Grey Eagle Wednesday

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Langhorne Slim & The Law at the Grey Eagle Wednesday

Making a little Asheville music history here: Langhorne Slim is recording a live album at the show.

Asheville Scene launch party Friday with food and music

Asheville Scene launch party Friday with food and music

Party at the Grove Arcade with Woody Wood, food from Curate and the local creators of Asheville Scene.

by August 16, 2012 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
Registration still open for 2012 Runway 5k at Asheville Regional Airport

Registration still open for 2012 Runway 5k at Asheville Regional Airport

Run the Asheville Regional Airport runway.

by August 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
New October music fest along French Broad River will feature Secret B-Sides, Pierce Edens, more

New October music fest along French Broad River will feature Secret B-Sides, Pierce Edens, more

The Long Man Fest, set on the grounds of the Asheville Outdoor Center, will have two stages, local artists and more.

by August 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to the Asheville Wine & Food Festival on Sat. Aug 25

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to the Asheville Wine & Food Festival on Sat. Aug 25

The festival lets attendees sample over 300 wines and enjoy chef-prepared food, local artisan treats, live music and more.

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Sunday night show at the Grey Eagle: Todd Barry, Neil Hamburger

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to Sunday night show at the Grey Eagle: Todd Barry, Neil Hamburger

Congrats to our winner, Peyton Shumate.

by August 14, 2012 5 comments Asheville events
Singer-songwriter David Gray announces Asheville date for new 7-city U.S. tour

Singer-songwriter David Gray announces Asheville date for new 7-city U.S. tour

Gray will play the Civic Center/Cellular Center Sept. 21. Tickets go on sale Friday.

Sex-advice columnist Dan Savage to hold book signing at UNC-A Sept. 13

Sex-advice columnist Dan Savage to hold book signing at UNC-A Sept. 13

Savage is the author and occasional NYT columnist behind the advice column Savage Love.

by August 13, 2012 0 comments Asheville events, Asheville News
Ashvegas weekend Aug. 10-12: Zappa’s old band, RiverFest, Harvest Records Anniversary Sale

Ashvegas weekend Aug. 10-12: Zappa’s old band, RiverFest, Harvest Records Anniversary Sale

Go grab some summer while you still can. And some records.

by August 9, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville fiddle virtusos will perform at TEDxAsheville 2012. Photo via the Asheville Citizen-Times.

TEDxAsheville 2012 tickets on sale, first three presenters announced

Presenting in 2012 are TIME Magazine science and tech editor Jeffrey Kluger, fiddler Casey Driessen.

Art/music festival in Asheville’s River Arts District, RAD Fest, set for Aug. 25

Art/music festival in Asheville’s River Arts District, RAD Fest, set for Aug. 25

Bands set to perform include Pilgrim, Nociception, Difference Clouds, Subtle Body and more.

Asheville’s LAAFF ads pub crawl, will pay musicians for first time

The Lexington Avenue Arts & Fun Festival this year is set for Sept. 1, 2.

French Broad RiverFest 2012 is Aug. 11

French Broad RiverFest 2012 is Aug. 11

Music, beer, bellydancing, aerial arts, food trucks and the “Anything That Floats” parade.

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