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The wonderful world of LEAF, found through the universality of music

The wonderful world of LEAF, found through the universality of music

The universality that is LEAF has welcomed one more consciousness to it.

by May 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville Music
A scene from the filming of a book trailer for "Serafina and the Splintered Heart," the third in the young adult "Serafina" series by Asheville author Robert Beatty./ photo by Jason Sandford

A book marketing effort like few others in author Beatty’s ‘Serafina’ series

Asheville author Robert Beatty is masterminding, and funding, a massive marketing effort around his young adult “Serafina” mystery series.

by May 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council candidate forum on policing Sunday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council candidate forum on policing Sunday

Also, Catawba Brewing and Eagle’s Nest Outfitters are reprising a beer collaboration, and more.

by May 20, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Sandwich Report: Around the World & Home Again in Asheville, NC

Asheville Sandwich Report: Around the World & Home Again in Asheville, NC

I may have overdid it on the sandwiches… Now that I write a sandwich report every month, I might be perhaps going a li’l cray-cray on the sandwich consumption. Everywhere I go, no matter how fancy or mundane the establishment, I’m like, “Gotta getta sandwich.” Cúrate: Gotta getta sandwich. Food truck at Foundy: Gotta getta sandwich. Pete’s Pies, where I[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
EAT OF THE WEEK: Grandma’s Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream Frosting

EAT OF THE WEEK: Grandma’s Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream Frosting

In Asheville, we call it CAAAAKE!!! Holy fuck, are you kidding me? You guys may or may not already know that 50/Fifty The Art of Dessert is the weekly “food sponsor” for my Food Fan Radio Show, which means that every Tuesday, Chef Mandy Butler whips us up something fancy and fantastic, and her husband Chris swings it by the[Read More…]

by May 18, 2017 1 comment Asheville food and drink, Reviews
WIN TIX forTour de Fat, the big fest at New Belgium in Asheville

WIN TIX forTour de Fat, the big fest at New Belgium in Asheville

Asheville musician Ian Ridenhour, as well as Third Eye Blind, will bring the entertainment, along with a host of other performers.

by May 18, 2017 4 comments Asheville events
Word on the street: Red pandas coming to WNC Nature Center

Word on the street: Red pandas coming to WNC Nature Center

The red panda is just one of several new animals the Nature Center hopes to add, according to its 2020 Vision Plan.

by May 11, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wicked Weed summer beer fest canceled; new Sept. fest set

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wicked Weed summer beer fest canceled; new Sept. fest set

Also, the annual Green Entrepreneur Showcase is set for May 18 and will spotlight BearWaters Brewing in Canton.

by May 11, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
WNC Yarn Crawl, more Mother’s Day weekend things to do around Asheville

WNC Yarn Crawl, more Mother’s Day weekend things to do around Asheville

Another edition of the Great American Strip-Off, an Ashley English book release party and local CD release events by Aaron Burdett and Skunk Ruckus are also on tap.

by May 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Celebrate Wicked Weed, says Asheville entrepreneur rep

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Celebrate Wicked Weed, says Asheville entrepreneur rep

Also, artist Jonas Gerard is set to celebrate 10 years in Asheville, and more.

by May 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Magnetic Theatre cuts prices on some shows

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Magnetic Theatre cuts prices on some shows

Also, the owner of the Tasty Beverage bottle shop in Asheville announced it would stand by Wicked Weed, and more.

by May 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Chattanooga artists/ photo courtesy of http://EGG.GALLERY

In Chattanooga, arts leaders in Asheville see model for greater impact

With a change in emphasis, a Chattanooga arts nonprofit is empowering artists and energizing the economy. What can Asheville take away from its success?

by May 9, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
EAT OF THE WEEK: Norwegian-American Ski Queen Cheeseburger

EAT OF THE WEEK: Norwegian-American Ski Queen Cheeseburger

Ski Queen Me. I had a little time to kill so I decided to eat some cheese. I went to see Brenton Vasconcellos at the 5 Walnut Wine Bar’s Cheese Shop — because he’s a super nice guy, who is super enthused about cheese — and, as it turns out, I happen to be in exactly the right place, at[Read More…]

by May 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
Asheville entrepreneurs brew ideas to cash in on craft beer’s appeal

Asheville entrepreneurs brew ideas to cash in on craft beer’s appeal

Brewfully, Brewed Clues, Brewpon and Brew-Ed Tours are three examples of how the craft beer scene is inspiring entrepreneurs.

Cocktails, conversation and music by Victor Wooten at Asheville Masonic Temple

Cocktails, conversation and music by Victor Wooten at Asheville Masonic Temple

The May 18 show, which will be hosted by another fantastic musician, Gary Jules, who lives in Asheville, promises to be a special night.

by May 8, 2017 2 comments Asheville Music
Consider ditching the car as Strive Not to Drive Week arrives May 12

Consider ditching the car as Strive Not to Drive Week arrives May 12

Strive Not to Drive Week is expanding to include events in Haywood and Henderson counties this year.

by May 8, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Soccer Club wins first-ever match

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Soccer Club wins first-ever match

Also, Trade and Lore is planning to open a second location in Charlotte, and much more.

by May 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Funkatorium expanding on South Slope

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Funkatorium expanding on South Slope

Also, the ginger beer brewery Ginger’s Revenge will celebrate its grand opening on May 13, and much more.

by May 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Burlesque fest celebrates 11 years in Asheville on Memorial Day weekend

Burlesque fest celebrates 11 years in Asheville on Memorial Day weekend

The “Golden Glamazon,” Sydni Deveraux, headlines this years festivities.

by May 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New brewery, Zillicoah Beer Co., coming to Woodfin

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New brewery, Zillicoah Beer Co., coming to Woodfin

Also, the Country Club of Asheville is celebrating the reopening of its golf course this weekend, and more.

by May 5, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Lynn M. Morton is the eighth person and the first woman to hold the title of president at Warren Wilson College in Asheville, North Carolina. She takes on her new role in July after more than 25 years at Queens University of Charlotte, which is where she currently holds the title of provost and vice president for academic affairs. Photo: Reggie Tidwell/Warren Wilson College

Morton named Warren Wilson College’s new president

Morton is Warren Wilson College’s first woman president.

by May 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Wicked Weed in Asheville acquired by Anheuser-Busch InBev

Wicked Weed in Asheville acquired by Anheuser-Busch InBev

Reaction, and some fallout, was swift.

by May 4, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
Taylon Breeden/photo by Stephan Pruitt

Goat yoga trend arrives in Asheville area, with classes at Franny’s Farm

The next Farm Friend Bend is set for May 11.

by May 4, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sheneika Smith announces Asheville City Council run

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sheneika Smith announces Asheville City Council run

Also, the deadline to apply to be a part of this summer’s Big Crafty is Sunday, and much more.

by May 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
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