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Bele Chere 2012 in pictures

Bele Chere 2012 in pictures

A few of the best shots from this year’s event.

Bele Chere 2012 music on YouTube: The Critters, Papa Grows Funk, Lucero, buskers

Here you go: The Critters Papa Grows Funk Lucero at Bele Chere Bele Chere buskers Please follow and like us:

Conference on work of Buckminster Fuller set for Sept. 28-30 at UNCA

Conference on work of Buckminster Fuller set for Sept. 28-30 at UNCA

The three day conference of artists and scholars will focus on Fuller’s “comprehensive anticipatory design science.”

Ashvegas weekend July 27-29: Bele Chere, Dead Kenny G.’s and Submission II: Return of the Kink

Ashvegas weekend July 27-29: Bele Chere, Dead Kenny G.’s and Submission II: Return of the Kink

There’s still fun out there on Bele Chere weekend, and Asheville’s best weekend guide knows where.

by July 27, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Bele Chere Bingo 2012: Now with a tasty prize

Bele Chere Bingo 2012: Now with a tasty prize

To play, just check out our game board and tag your best pics #BeleChereBingo on Flickr.

Bele Chere Bingo back for 2012

Bele Chere Bingo back for 2012

The Asheville photo game that makes Bele Chere into a game anyone can play.

by July 25, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
2012 Bele Chere bits: Getting around; and getting wet w/ StephaniesId

2012 Bele Chere bits: Getting around; and getting wet w/ StephaniesId

We’re keeping an eye out for helpful Bele Chere 2012 tidbits.

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to tonight’s show, Brief Encounters: New Magnetic Voices 2012 at the Magnetic Field

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to tonight’s show, Brief Encounters: New Magnetic Voices 2012 at the Magnetic Field

No plans for tonight yet? Good, because we’ve got tickets to give away.

by July 20, 2012 2 comments Asheville events, Contests
Ashvegas weekend July 20-22: French Broad Cycling Classic, Downtown After 5, Craft Fair & more

Ashvegas weekend July 20-22: French Broad Cycling Classic, Downtown After 5, Craft Fair & more

It’s the warm-up weekend to Bele Chere. Let’s get it started.

by July 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville events

As Bele Chere 2012 nears, a look back in photos

Here’s a quick look at a few of my favorites photos I shot in years past at Bele Chere. I’m starting to get excited about Bele Chere 2012. Please follow and like us:

by July 19, 2012 2 comments Asheville events

Ladies of Letterpress Conference set for Asheville on Aug. 3-5

The conference will include everything from panel discussions to a printer’s fair.

Library book sales coming up at Pack Memorial, East Asheville branch

The Hallway Book Sale at Pack Memorial Library is July 20-21; the sidewalk book sale at the East Asheville branch is July 21.

by July 18, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
LCD Sound System movie in Asheville Wednesday

LCD Sound System movie in Asheville Wednesday

At the Fine Arts on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 and available online.

Support Asheville food trucks with downtown “dining mob” Friday

Support Asheville food trucks with downtown “dining mob” Friday

Eaters are invited to bring games, tables, and lawn chairs to turn The Lot into a hang-out/dining area.

Ashvegas weekend July 13-15: RiverMUSIC, Highland Games, Carnavalito, Ribfest, Shindig & SO MUCH MORE

Ashvegas weekend July 13-15: RiverMUSIC, Highland Games, Carnavalito, Ribfest, Shindig & SO MUCH MORE

Entirely too much going on this weekend. We’re here to help you sort it all out, from the Highland Games at Grandfather Mountain to a mountain hike with shelter dogs.

by July 13, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Grease sing-along at the Fine Arts tonight

Grease sing-along at the Fine Arts tonight

Just what it sounds like. Tonight at the FAT at 7:30, tickets $10.

by July 12, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Bluegrass on the river: RiverMUSIC this Friday with Sanctum Sully, Bobby Miller & the Virginia Daredevils

Bluegrass on the river: RiverMUSIC this Friday with Sanctum Sully, Bobby Miller & the Virginia Daredevils

Free event that starts at 5 (music at 6 p.m.). 117 Riverside Dr.

Bands, booze, BBQ: Hot Stuff Tattoo grand opening party Thursday at Broadway’s

Bands, booze, BBQ: Hot Stuff Tattoo grand opening party Thursday at Broadway’s

Don’t be late or you’ll miss Elliot Moss’ BBQ. Free.

Doc Watson tribute set with David Holt for Aug. 12

Doc Watson tribute set with David Holt for Aug. 12

“A Tribute to Doc Watson with David Holt” benefits Shindig on the Green and honors the great NC native.

LEAF announces 2012 fall lineup: Be Good Tanyas, Tony Rice Unit, Tinariwen, Mickey Hart Band & more

LEAF announces 2012 fall lineup: Be Good Tanyas, Tony Rice Unit, Tinariwen, Mickey Hart Band & more

Still TBA is the “special Sunday festival closer” to be announced in August.

Ashvegas weekend July 6-8: Big Crafty (summer edition), Naked Girls Reading returns, Charles Frazier reads

Ashvegas weekend July 6-8: Big Crafty (summer edition), Naked Girls Reading returns, Charles Frazier reads

It’s hot. Go have some fun with crafts, naked women and Shakespeare in the park.

by July 6, 2012 0 comments Asheville events

Asheville Chocolate and Arts Festival slated for December

Here’s the nice note from loyal reader Heather: I am creating an event called Asheville Chocolate and Arts Festival, here at the Civic Center in December 2012. The event will be World music, dance, and arts including hip hop, Tango, West African Dance, Bellydance, Aztec Dance, Reggae Afro-beat music, Cherokee Dance and arts, to name a few. There will be[Read More…]

Fun and fireworks: Where to watch and what to do in Asheville on Independence Day

Fun and fireworks: Where to watch and what to do in Asheville on Independence Day

There are no less than five separate fireworks shows scheduled around Asheville on the Fourth of July. Details here.

by June 29, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas weekend, holiday edition: RiverMUSIC’s here, French Broad Chocolate Factory Grand Opening

Ashvegas weekend, holiday edition: RiverMUSIC’s here, French Broad Chocolate Factory Grand Opening

Looking for fun stuff to do around Asheville this weekend? Read on.

by June 29, 2012 0 comments Asheville events

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