Post Tagged with: "River Arts District"

Asheville City Council to consider $6 million increase to RAD infrastructure project as construction costs soar

Asheville City Council to consider $6 million increase to RAD infrastructure project as construction costs soar

City officials were recently shocked when construction bids came back much higher than estimated.

by June 26, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
First look: Proposed design of Duke Energy’s downtown Asheville substation

First look: Proposed design of Duke Energy’s downtown Asheville substation

Conceptual drawings show a substation built below grade level to help buffer it from its surroundings.

by June 19, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
Duke Energy homes in on downtown Asheville substation site

Duke Energy homes in on downtown Asheville substation site

Duke Energy has a former car dealership site along Patton Avenue under contract.

by June 15, 2017 2 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bottle shop, Craft Centric, coming to south Asheville

Also, hike the Highlands of Roan this Saturday on a free walk led by the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy.

by June 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
EAT OF THE WEEK: These Mussels Were Smoky-Dokey!

EAT OF THE WEEK: These Mussels Were Smoky-Dokey!

Charred Things on the Deck… When the weather is nice in Asheville, it’s really nice, and that brings out the hippy-dippy-deck-diner in all of us. Who wants to sit and eat outside tonight? Raise your hands… oh… no… on second thought… put your hands back down… y’all been sweatin’… and there ain’t no amount of “Egyptian Goddess” scented oil gonna[Read More…]

by June 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews

Word on the street: Duke Energy looking at prime downtown Asheville property for substation

Duke Energy has been on the hunt for a handful of locations for new substations that would serve a growing city.

by April 17, 2017 4 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Woodfin plans new arts incubator, River Arts North

Also, a new pizza joint called Driftless Kitchen is opening up in the Asheville Food Park, and more.

by March 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Lyft now offering ride service in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Lyft now offering ride service in Asheville

Also, Dolly Parton’s telethon earlier this week raised more than $8 million.

by December 15, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville awarded nearly $1 million for Lexington, Coxe ave redesign

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville awarded nearly $1 million for Lexington, Coxe ave redesign

Also, the work on Pritchard Park will start up in January.

by December 11, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
What’s so special about Asheville? The Junction’s tasting table for one thing

What’s so special about Asheville? The Junction’s tasting table for one thing

The Tasting Table at Asheville’s Tiny Junction Restaurant is a Very Special Place. If you’ve ever wondered what makes the Asheville food scene so special, wonder no longer: It’s the people, Dumbass. The chefs, the cooks, the restaurateurs, the servers, the bartenders, the farmers, the makers, the bakers, and even us, the eaters. We are what makes the scene so[Read More…]

EAT OF THE WEEK: Congratulations! It’s a Taco.

EAT OF THE WEEK: Congratulations! It’s a Taco.

EVERYONE IS TALKIN’ TACOS It’s no secret that about 15 or 16 new taco places are opening up in your neighborhood next week, and close to a thousand or more are slated for the greater Asheville area in the next month or two. The County Commission has approved a taco bar for every school, and Mission Hospital will soon replace[Read More…]

by November 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink, Reviews
RAD Lofts, big mixed-use development in Asheville River Arts District, back for review

RAD Lofts, big mixed-use development in Asheville River Arts District, back for review

The RAD Lofts project was first floated more than three years ago.

by November 16, 2016 18 comments Asheville News, feature
VIDEO Things to do in Asheville the weekend of Nov. 10

VIDEO Things to do in Asheville the weekend of Nov. 10

From Veteran’s Day to the fall version of the River Arts District Studio Stroll, there’s lots happening this weekend.

by November 10, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Also, Crucible bar in the River Arts District is open, and much more.

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Demolition of giant Asheville River Arts District warehouse up for bid

Demolition of giant Asheville River Arts District warehouse up for bid

The warehouse was the site of a massive mural painting project back in May.

by August 19, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
Traffic delays ahead as Asheville River Arts District road work begins

Traffic delays ahead as Asheville River Arts District road work begins

Fans of the RiverMusic festival should note that the event will move from its current Riverside Drive location to Carrier Park in September and October.

by July 30, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Guitar Bar opens in River Arts District

Asheville Guitar Bar opens in River Arts District

The venue will feature live music, music-related retail, apparel, art, and beer, according to a press release.

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 7

Asheville GritVegas Weekend Update for the weekend of July 7

Here’s your quick video guide to the weekend in Asheville.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Indoor skateboard park planned for Asheville River Arts District

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Indoor skateboard park planned for Asheville River Arts District

Also, word on the street is that a new restaurant is coming to the South Slope, and more.

by June 2, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville tourism numbers strong in April, despite HB2

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville tourism numbers strong in April, despite HB2

Also, Trade & Lore coffee shop is expanding its offerings, and much more.

by May 24, 2016 7 comments Asheville News
New music venue and art gallery coming to Asheville River Arts District

New music venue and art gallery coming to Asheville River Arts District

The venue will feature live music, art, and refreshments and will be filled with new and vintage guitars, banjos and other instruments.

by May 23, 2016 1 comment Asheville Music, feature
The Junction restaurant celebrates 5 years in Asheville River Arts District

The Junction restaurant celebrates 5 years in Asheville River Arts District

Congratulations, Charles and Tanya!

Asheville Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for May 20-22

Asheville Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for May 20-22

The year’s first Downtown After Five, a 10th anniversary party for Echo Mountain Studio and much more.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Earthquake shakes Weaverville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Earthquake shakes Weaverville

Also, Cucina 24 restaurant changes up its approach to lunch and much more.

by April 25, 2016 1 comment Asheville News