Asheville events

Lady Parts Justice League comedy crew at Grey Eagle in Asheville on Sunday

Lady Parts Justice League comedy crew at Grey Eagle in Asheville on Sunday

Lizz Winstead’s latest project sends up the ever-present sexism that dominates political and social landscapes.

by October 24, 2016 0 comments Asheville events, Asheville News
Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for things to do in Asheville Oct. 20-23

Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for things to do in Asheville Oct. 20-23

Let’s call it the “pumpkin spice” edition of events and other things to do in Asheville this weekend.

by October 20, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
West Asheville Halloween event in search of volunteers

West Asheville Halloween event in search of volunteers

Vermont Avenue will be shut down for the big trick-or-treating event.

by October 18, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
EAT OF THE WEEK! Mumbai Style Pav Bhaji at Chai Pani

EAT OF THE WEEK! Mumbai Style Pav Bhaji at Chai Pani

Stu loves the thali, too.

Looking for a Halloween scare? Try The Haunted Farm in Hendersonville, Pinhead’s Graveyard in Canton

Looking for a Halloween scare? Try The Haunted Farm in Hendersonville, Pinhead’s Graveyard in Canton

Boo!

by October 6, 2016 2 comments Asheville events
The Asheville Zombie Walk from 2010. /Photo by Jason Sandford.

Asheville Zombie Walk set for Oct. 9

Organizers of the annual event are looking for volunteers to help manage the walking dead.

by September 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
The GritVegas Weekend Update for Sept. 22 – 25

The GritVegas Weekend Update for Sept. 22 – 25

GritVegas readers and viewers, we have your weekend update! Once again, there’s a lot happening in these Blue Ridge Mountains, which is lucky for you, since there’s not much gas left to go around! Did we miss something that’s on your radar? Leave us a comment! Thursday 9/22 Slice of Life Comedy Open Mic @ Pulp Lounge 8:30 pm Sign up is at the[Read More…]

by September 22, 2016 0 comments Asheville events, feature
‘Cuba in Focus’ travelogue details Asheville travelers’ experience

‘Cuba in Focus’ travelogue details Asheville travelers’ experience

The event is set for 6 p.m. on Sept. 28 at The Millroom in downtown Asheville.

by September 22, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
CONTEST Send in your bumper sticker slogan/design and win

CONTEST Send in your bumper sticker slogan/design and win

Win stickers!

by September 8, 2016 4 comments Asheville events
The GritVegas Weekend Update for weekend of Sept. 8 and beyond

The GritVegas Weekend Update for weekend of Sept. 8 and beyond

The days have been gorgeous, the nights are getting cooler, and the calendar is buzzing with all varieties of fantastic events. Our beloved mountain town is increasingly the site of some of the best in arts and entertainment in the region, and here’s our roundup of what’s on our radar for this weekend. As always, if we missed something let us[Read More…]

by September 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville events, Asheville News, feature
The GritVegas Weekend Update – 9/1/16

The GritVegas Weekend Update – 9/1/16

It’s summer’s last hoorah! The kids are back in school, the nights are getting cooler, and soon it will be time to trade in swimsuits for sweaters. But it’s not over yet, y’all! Kick back and bask in summer’s final gasp with our carefully curated selection of events around town. As always, we’d love to hear from you about what we[Read More…]

by September 1, 2016 0 comments Asheville events, Asheville News, feature
Chestnut and Asheville Brewing Company team-up for a Pre-Brewgrass Beer Dinner

Chestnut and Asheville Brewing Company team-up for a Pre-Brewgrass Beer Dinner

Fuel up before you drink up.

The GritVegas Weekend Update – 8/25/16

The GritVegas Weekend Update – 8/25/16

Asheville! Are you ready for another stellar weekend? There’s a lot to be excited about, including the fact that Thursday marks the 100th birthday of the National Parks! Get outside and celebrate in one of our fabulous and beautiful national parks. And when you get back to town, check out some of these events. Asheville Grit and the Millroom are also giving away[Read More…]

by August 25, 2016 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
MANNA FOOD BANK releases Hunger Action calendar, announces annual Empty Bowls events

MANNA FOOD BANK releases Hunger Action calendar, announces annual Empty Bowls events

Hunger Action Day is Sept. 8.

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 11

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 11

It’s time for the weekend update, y’all! Have the rain and heat been keeping you indoors? Seriously, Asheville, is it ever going to stop raining? Lucky for us, that means the river will be high this weekend for all the floating folks, and we also have plenty of indoor (read: dry) activities for you to enjoy when you’re not in the[Read More…]

by August 11, 2016 1 comment Asheville events, Asheville News
Geek Out 2016 returns Aug. 12-13 at New Mountain AVL

Geek Out 2016 returns Aug. 12-13 at New Mountain AVL

The annual fan arts festival has a little bit of everything, from cosplay and Pokemon searching, to local music.

by August 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 4

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of August 4

What up, Asheville? If you love the weekend like we do, you’ll love our roundup of weekend events! We also have a special announcement about Underground Sound: The Path to Music Video Asheville. We are so thrilled about this contest, open for submissions now on ashevillegrit.com/undergroundsound. If you’re a musician, upload an amateur video of yourself playing an original song. Voting opens[Read More…]

Manteo Mitchell, a 2012 Olympic medalist, to participate in Asheville Fashion Week

Manteo Mitchell, a 2012 Olympic medalist, to participate in Asheville Fashion Week

Mitchell is an award-winning runner and an aspiring fashion model.

Tickets on sale now for New Belgium birthday bash in Asheville

Tickets on sale now for New Belgium birthday bash in Asheville

The big party is Aug. 25 at New Belgium’s brewery on Craven Street.

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New adult summer camp, Summer X Camp, coming in September

What goes into an adult summer camp? Oddball activities, music, comedy, beer and more.

by July 28, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 28

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 28

This weekend is chock-full of amazingness, from live music to art installations and the downtown LEAF Festival. Here’s our rundown of what we’re thrilled about. And we’re running a ticket giveaway! The person that hits the most spots and events from this weekend’s edition of the GritVegas Update will win two tickets to the Friday and Saturday runway shows at Asheville[Read More…]

‘No Depression’ issue release party set for Isis Music Hall in West Asheville on Aug. 3

‘No Depression’ issue release party set for Isis Music Hall in West Asheville on Aug. 3

Music for the event includes members of Tellico and Rod Picott.

Laugh Your Asheville Off comedy fest celebrates 10th anniversary starting Aug. 9

Laugh Your Asheville Off comedy fest celebrates 10th anniversary starting Aug. 9

The festival will feature more than 70 comedians from around the U.S.

CONTEST Your bumper sticker design/slogan could win with AVL Decal

CONTEST Your bumper sticker design/slogan could win with AVL Decal

Got a great bumper sticker slogan? Let’s see it.

by July 21, 2016 7 comments Asheville events
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