Welcome to the Memorial Day Edition of the GritVegas Weekend Update! As always, there’s so much going on in Asheville. This weekend features a lot of events that run Friday through Sunday, which means you have time to check them all out. If there’s anything we missed that you’re excited about, let us know in the comments! How are you spending[Read More…]
Participating businesses will donate a portion of proceeds on June 11 to LGBTQ nonprofits.
The venue will feature live music, art, and refreshments and will be filled with new and vintage guitars, banjos and other instruments.
Live, local music at the Asheville Regional Airport.
Dinklage is starring in a movie being shot around Asheville this spring.
Also, Riverbend Malt House and All Souls Pizza are teaming up for a beer dinner, and more.
Also, Manna Food Bank has a new CEO, Skyrunner has been hacked and more.
The “high profile” site is close to the Asheville Mall, the Whole Foods shopping center and Interstate 240.
Love will be moving into a new role as consultant as the arts council prepares to move to a new downtown location.
Central United Methodist Church has amazing acoustics and can seat 800 people, according to Orange Peel officials.
The hotel boom in Asheville rolls on.
The nonprofit sponsor of the event, Arts 2 People, is looking for partners, artists, supporters and collaborators for the rebranded event.
Asheville Cocktail Week–all weekend long! Ahh, Asheville Cocktail Week. Giving us bartending competitions, guest drinks, tequila tastings, and a citywide Bloody Mary Competition. Thank you. Thursday–Cinco de Mayo! MG Road Dinner with Guest Chef Gustavo Baez Mexican chef Gustavo Baez will be dishing up fresh, authentic Mexican food at Wall St’s MG Road. Tacos and Music at The Grey Eagle[Read More…]
The zoning amendment proposal now goes to Asheville City Council for a final vote.
The choices you have of things to do this weekend in Asheville are, as always, dizzying. Asheville Grit and Ashvegas teamed up to share our favorites of the goings-on, the to-dos, and the must-sees. FRIDAY Risograph Museum Opening Reception @ Asheville BookWorks 5-7 pm The Riso Museum hosts their opening reception at Asheville BookWorks from 5-7 pm. A Risograph, or Riso, is a stencil-based digital press most[Read More…]
The movie will start shooting in downtown Sylva on Monday.
The collaboration between UNCA and the Asheville Design Center arrives just in time for Earth Day.
A federal lawsuit against Cherokee Bear Zoo has been dismissed, but the Eastern Band of Cherokee may pass legislation to outlaw concrete pits.
JLo was hanging with her boyfriend, Casper Smart, who is a member of the “Dirty Dancing” remake being shot in Western North Carolina this spring.
Ashvegas celebrity spotting: Actresses Hyland, Messing record at Sound Temple Studios in south Asheville
Filming of the “Dirty Dancing” remake in Western North Carolina cranks up this month.