Here’s a quick round-up of the latest, breaking Mountain Oasis news:
Union is local merch store: The locally owned Union on Haywood Street, which sits directly across from Urban Outfitters, will serve as the Mountain Oasis merch store. They will be stocked with all the T-shirts and hoodies and such that you will need. Check them out, and tell Orlando that Ashvegas sent ya.
Bands that are out: Tricky, Delorean and Rudimental are all out.
Bands that are in: Cashmere Cat and Adventure Club are in, as is Purity Ring.
Dr. Bob’s Interactive Sound Experience: Info here:
Featuring an array of synthesizers, theremins, effects, oscilloscopes and more, the Interactive Sonic Experience will be open to all ages from 12:00-6:00pm each day of the festival in the lobby of the Diana Wortham Theatre. The community is invited to explore the sonic universe and learn about the fundamentals of synthesis through hands-on interaction with a range of incredible electronic musical instruments. Marc Doty, Education Specialist for the Bob Moog Foundation and highly esteemed synth demonstrator with over 5 million views on YouTube, will be present throughout the festival to guide attendees through the Interactive Sonic Experience.
Need a Mountain Oasis map of Asheville? Here is the map of Asheville venues for Mountain Oasis.
Mountain Oasis Electric Bingo: So there’s a cool deal to help Mountain Oasis festival goers get some killer discounts:
Ready to enjoy all Asheville has to offer? Don’t do it without your trusty Mountain Oasis Electric Bingo card in hand! Pick up a bingo card at any of the following locations, confirm a visit with four of the locations in a row (horizontal, vertical, or diagonal if you’re crafty), and receive 25% off one piece of Mountain Oasis merch! Present your completed card at the USCC merch booth for your discount and, in addition, turn in your card to be entered to win 2014 VIP passes to next year’s festival!
The Market Place, 20 Wall Street, 28801
Over Easy, 32 Broadway, 28801
Wonderland, 33 Patton Avenue, 28801
Empire Tattoo, 83 Patton Avenue, 28801
Asheville Brewing Company, 77 Coxe Avenue, 28801
The Eye Center, 1 Page Avenue, 28801
Hip Replacements, 72 N. Lexington Avenue, 28801
Hi-Wire Brewing, 197 Hilliard Avenue, 28801
Wxyz Lounge at Aloft Hotel, 51 Biltmore Avenue, 28801
Mast General Store, 15 Biltmore Avenue, 28801
MG Road, 19 Wall Street, 28801
Kilwin’s, 26 Battery Park Avenue, 28801
Foundry, 92 Charlotte Street, 28801
Ten Thousand Villages, 10 College Street, 28801
Mountain Made Gallery, 1 Page Avenue, 28801
High Five Coffee Bar, 190 Broadway, 28801