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Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

The exhibition will feature artist Dale Chihuly’s work both inside Biltmore House and outside in the estate’s gardens.

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
First Moth storytelling championship in Asheville coming Oct. 30

First Moth storytelling championship in Asheville coming Oct. 30

The storyteller to beat is Raymond Christian, who has won several Asheville StorySLAM events.

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Malaprop’s Bookstore will celebrate YA authors with festival

Malaprop’s Bookstore will celebrate YA authors with festival

Asheville is home to some of the best young adult fiction and middle-grade authors in the country.

by September 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

The parties will include food, music, live body painting and much more.

by August 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Van Life Rally set for Sept. 28 at Wedge Brewery at Foundation

Asheville Van Life Rally set for Sept. 28 at Wedge Brewery at Foundation

More than 100 adventure vehicles will be on display as a fundraiser for Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity.

by August 27, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
The Solar Eclipse in 12 secs

The Solar Eclipse in 12 secs

A 20 minute timelapse of the solar eclipse. As seen from Asheville, using both unfiltered and solar lenses.

by August 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville area solar eclipse tips and events, and more

VIDEO: Asheville area solar eclipse tips and events, and more

Also, there’s Downtown After 5 on Friday on Lexington Avenue and River Valley Blues Festival Saturday and Sunday at the Salvage Station.

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

Best-selling mystery writer Sharyn McCrumb will be a part of the event, as will David Blight of Yale University.

by August 15, 2017 3 comments Asheville events
Asheville hotels band together to help feed the hungry

Asheville hotels band together to help feed the hungry

Hotel guests who put out a door hanger that says “We Fed a Family” will trigger a $2 donation from the hotel to MANNA Food Bank.

by August 11, 2017 4 comments Asheville events
Asheville Comedy Festival + Weekend Update

Asheville Comedy Festival + Weekend Update

Laughter: it’s good for you. Make sure you get your recommended helping at this week’s Asheville Comedy Festival, kicking off tonight at Highland Brewing. Full details, plus other weekend goodness, below. And check out one of our favorite videos from the Archives, made for last year’s Asheville Comedy Festival! Wednesday – Saturday Asheville Comedy Festival @ various locations 8 pm[Read More…]

by August 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Outdoor Cinema brings movie magic to Carrier Park

Asheville Outdoor Cinema brings movie magic to Carrier Park

The movies start Aug. 26.

by August 9, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
VIDEO: LEAF Downtown + Weekend Events

VIDEO: LEAF Downtown + Weekend Events

LEAF time is the best time, and this weekend is the 3rd annual LEAF downtown, happening over two days in downtown Asheville. We highly recommend that you check it out, and pair your excursion to LEAF with one (or seven!) of our other hand-picked weekend activities. Here’s the full roundup: Thursday An Inconvenient Sequel @ Fine Arts Theatre ​6:15 – 9[Read More…]

by August 3, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville Yoga Festival, Knorr memorial, more weekend events,

VIDEO: Asheville Yoga Festival, Knorr memorial, more weekend events,

Also, don’t miss community meetings to talk about the big River Arts District infrastructure project, and more.

by July 28, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Climate Listening Project documentary series premieres Tuesday in Asheville

Climate Listening Project documentary series premieres Tuesday in Asheville

The series focuses on women who are working together to protect their families and communities from the impacts of climate change.

by July 23, 2017 1 comment Asheville events

VIDEO: Make Noise at Black Mountain College Museum, more weekend fun

There’s so much happening! Here’s a roundup.

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Joe Biden brings ‘American Promise Tour’ to Asheville in December

Joe Biden brings ‘American Promise Tour’ to Asheville in December

The former U.S. senator and vice president will share stories from his personal and professional life.

by July 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
‘Titanic’ costumes take spotlight at Biltmore Estate exhibition next year

‘Titanic’ costumes take spotlight at Biltmore Estate exhibition next year

The exhibition’s 45 costumes will be displayed in Biltmore House.

by July 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: New outfitter’s outpost on French Broad River, more weekend fun

VIDEO: New outfitter’s outpost on French Broad River, more weekend fun

Also, RiverMusic at Salvage Station and much more.

by July 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Solar Eclipse Festival event set for Aug. 21

Asheville Solar Eclipse Festival event set for Aug. 21

Get ready to celebrate the solar eclipse.

by July 3, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Firefly Gathering, July Fourth and more Asheville weekend events

VIDEO: Firefly Gathering, July Fourth and more Asheville weekend events

Here’s what you need to know to plan your July Fourth holiday.

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Laugh Your Asheville Off returns with huge lineup of comics

Laugh Your Asheville Off returns with huge lineup of comics

Looking for laughs? This festival’s got you covered.

Eclipse info and telescope tour July 14 at PARI

Eclipse info and telescope tour July 14 at PARI

The ticked event costs $20 for adults, $15 for students/seniors/military and $5 for children ages 6-11.

by June 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: All Go West + Weekend Events

VIDEO: All Go West + Weekend Events

All Go West is upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited! The schedule is amazing, but we picked a few of our favorites for you to check out. Asheville Grit will be at the Brew Pump Stage again this year, so come say hi! We’ll have Grit swag and a few other surprises. All Go West isn’t the only[Read More…]

by June 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Western North Carolina growers on display with ASAP’s Farm Tour

Western North Carolina growers on display with ASAP’s Farm Tour

A Farm Tour pass costs $30.

by June 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville events