More of what’s going around: -In case you missed our Friday Facebook Live video of Asheville musicians Jane Kramer, Ben Phan and Eliza Sydney practicing outside the Swannanoa Women’s Correctional Facility before their show, here it is. Emjoy! -Soul-singing legend Gladys Knight is set to appear at a fundraising event in Canton on Tuesday night, the Smoky Mountain News reports.[Read More…]
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The Asheville Symphony could hire its first woman music director.
Merlefest will celebrate its 30th anniversary in April. This show will offer a great preview of the talent at the event.
Also, textile artist Barbara Zaretsky will host an opening reception of a new exhibition at the Asheville Area Arts Council on Friday, and more.
Also, Buxton Hall Barbecue has announced it is opening a restaurant-within-a-restaurant, called The Remingtin Room, in March, and much more.
Music, food trucks and more highlight the grand opening events today at tomorrow at Habitat Brewing on Broadway.
More of what’s going around: -Asheville’s first anarchist book fair is set for May 5-7. -The former church at 11 Richland Ave., the former home of Dr. Neon’s shop, is for sale. The property sits above the New Belgium brewery on Craven Street and has most recently been used -Local homebuilding firm Living Stone Design + Build of Black Mountain[Read More…]
Mike Moore and company are seeking $25,000 for mobile equipment.
A celebration of Ryan’s life will be held March 12 in Candler.
Also, Biltmore is holding no less than four job fairs coming up, and much more.
828 Studios is asking for $5,000 from the public for help with the new studios.
As usual, there’s a ton of fun stuff happening. Here’s a quick look at some of it, including the Asheville Mardis Gras Parade.
The rally is scheduled for 3-5 p.m. on Pack Square Park.
Best Bread, Best Views, Great Balls of Bison! Last week I wrote the first installment of a new feature here on Ashvegas that I’m calling “The Asheville Sandwich Report,” [ link ] and I went on and on and on and ON about how much I love a particular kind of bread being made by Chef Kaley Laird of The[Read More…]
Organic Armor artists Paul Hersey and Jennifer Murphy say proceeds from the sale of their circlets will help provide legal armor to people.
Also, Pinnix Distillery has received its federal permits, and more.
More than 250 amateur astronomers will also be at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute to observe the celestial event.
Manheimer, who was elected mayor in 2013, served on Asheville City Council for four years prior to that.
Both of Pullman’s sons have graduated from Warren Wilson College in recent years.
At least seven new restaurants, from seafood to tapas, are planned to open in downtown Asheville.
It’s a critical time for one of Asheville’s most important performance and event venues.