Post Tagged with: "Riverside Drive"

Karen Cragnolin, the retired founder of the nonprofit RiverLink, spoke to the Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission during its regular meeting on Sept. 4. Cragnolin expressed her opposition to the proposed location of a restaurant along the banks of the French Broad River, at 144 Riverside Drive./ photo by Jason Sandford for Ashevegas.com

Asheville P&Z votes down proposed riverfront restaurant

The Jettie Rae’s Fish n’ Such restaurant proposal heads to Asheville City Council next for a final decision.

by September 5, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
WIN TICKETS to Session Fest at Zillicoah Beer Compay in Woodfin

WIN TICKETS to Session Fest at Zillicoah Beer Compay in Woodfin

Win tickets!

by August 16, 2019 4 comments Asheville food and drink
An architectural rendering of the proposed Jetti Rae's Seafood and Such restaurant being proposed for 144 Riverside Drive in the Asheville River Arts District.

Proposed Asheville riverfront restaurant set to move forward

The Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission is the next stop for Jettie Rae’s Fish n’ Such, proposed to built along Riverside Drive.

by August 16, 2019 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Music School appoints new program director

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Music School appoints new program director

Also, Asheville has organized a chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Arts, and more.

by July 24, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Zillicoah Beer Company’s Session Fest 2019 set for Aug. 24

Zillicoah Beer Company’s Session Fest 2019 set for Aug. 24

Zillicoah Beer has invited about 30 breweries to participate, and is partnering with Buxton Hall BBQ on food.

by July 23, 2019 0 comments Asheville food and drink
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6 things to know about the Bernie Sanders rally in Asheville Friday

One of the big issues will be parking. Read on for details about paid on-site parking, as well as a free shuttle bus.

by May 15, 2019 6 comments Asheville News
An architectural rendering of the proposed Jetti Rae's Seafood and Such restaurant being proposed for 144 Riverside Drive in the Asheville River Arts District.

New riverside restaurant, Jettie Rae’s, proposed for Asheville River Arts District

The riverside restaurant proposed for 144 Riverside Drive will welcome tubers and boaters who arrive from the French Broad River.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Water outages planned for Asheville River Arts District

Local outfitters in the River Arts District have banded together to form the Asheville Riverfront Alliance as recreation increases along the French Broad River in Asheville.

by February 21, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville preps for major snowstorm

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville preps for major snowstorm

Also, the Asheville Regional Airport is on track to break the 1 million passenger mark, and much more.

by December 5, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: French Broad Chocolate Factory opens Friday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: French Broad Chocolate Factory opens Friday

Also, two new food delivery services have arrived on the Asheville food scene.

by November 15, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
It’s on: Big Asheville River Arts District residential project set for March start

It’s on: Big Asheville River Arts District residential project set for March start

The project, first announced about five years ago, will bring 233 apartments to the River Arts District.

by January 15, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
Make Space, new commissary kitchen and cocktail lab, coming to Woodfin

Make Space, new commissary kitchen and cocktail lab, coming to Woodfin

Make Space will allow Sovereign Remedies cocktail bar in downtown Asheville to greatly expand its growing food offerings.

by December 24, 2017 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Location identified for 80-unit affordable housing development in Asheville River Arts District

Location identified for 80-unit affordable housing development in Asheville River Arts District

Construction of any affordable housing development is at least a few years away.

by December 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Airport to offer Dallas Fort Worth direct flight

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Airport to offer Dallas Fort Worth direct flight

The Windsor Hotel, a boutique hotel in downtown Asheville, recently sold for more than $9 million, and more.

by December 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Sold! Asheville riverfront property for $1 million

Sold! Asheville riverfront property for $1 million

Riverside Drive is a hot area for development these days.

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Demolition permits pulled for original 12 Bones in Asheville River Arts District

Demolition permits pulled for original 12 Bones in Asheville River Arts District

The 5 Riverside Dr. location opened in 2005 and a favorite of former President Barack Obama’s.

by July 28, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
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
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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: StorageMax coming to Riverside Drive in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: StorageMax coming to Riverside Drive in Asheville

Also, the new City Centre complex celebrates its grand opening, and much more.

by October 5, 2016 2 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
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.

City of Asheville begins land acquisition process in River Arts District

City of Asheville begins land acquisition process in River Arts District

Appraisals and negotiations will follow as the city condemns property to realign Riverside Drive in the River Arts District.

by January 18, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s River Arts District is about to change dramatically; 5 things to know

Asheville’s River Arts District is about to change dramatically; 5 things to know

Here’s one: There are more roundabouts coming to the RAD.

by November 12, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
Asheville craft cocktail bar owner buys Ole Shakey’s, promises to ‘respect’ Riverside dive bar

Asheville craft cocktail bar owner buys Ole Shakey’s, promises to ‘respect’ Riverside dive bar

Charlie Hodge, owner of downtown’s Sovereign Remedies, jumped at the chance to buy Ole Shakey’s, the old biker bar next to Bywater bar on Riverside Drive.

As French Broad River overflows with boaters, The Bywater is forced to confront parking issue

As French Broad River overflows with boaters, The Bywater is forced to confront parking issue

The Bywater has become a victim of its own success.

by June 30, 2015 16 comments Asheville News
SOLD! Riverside Drive warehouses in Asheville for $2.2 million for new artist studios

SOLD! Riverside Drive warehouses in Asheville for $2.2 million for new artist studios

The grand plan is for the space to house a collection of artists who can collaborate from prototyping to production.

by April 29, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville opening of largest shipping container restaurant in U.S. nears

Asheville opening of largest shipping container restaurant in U.S. nears

Highlights: River access, a 2,400-square-foot wrap-around deck, a take-out window for visitors by road or by boat, and more.

Update: New website, AshevilleRiverGate.com, launched to track Asheville’s riverfront redevelopment

Update: New website, AshevilleRiverGate.com, launched to track Asheville’s riverfront redevelopment

The website stands opposed to the current, multi-million dollar plan to redevelop Riverside Drive.

by March 14, 2015 3 comments Asheville News
Proposed Asheville City Council plan for River Arts District: Visitor’s center, parking garage, open space, more

Proposed Asheville City Council plan for River Arts District: Visitor’s center, parking garage, open space, more

A proposed City Council plan for guiding development along Riverside Drive in the RAD would go hand-in-hand with a major N.C. DOT road improvement project for Riverside.

by September 9, 2014 8 comments Asheville News
Mountain Xpress: New Asheville riverside venue will include 2,500-seat music venue, restaurant, more

Mountain Xpress: New Asheville riverside venue will include 2,500-seat music venue, restaurant, more

Salvage Station, at 665 Riverside Drive, will also have three river access points and a 450-space parking lot.

by September 3, 2014 7 comments Asheville News
Asheville Affiliates host fundraising event, Stir Crazy!, to benefit Blue Ridge Food Ventures in Asheville

Asheville Affiliates host fundraising event, Stir Crazy!, to benefit Blue Ridge Food Ventures in Asheville

The event is set for 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday at The Boathouse on Riverside Drive. Tickets are $20.

by July 23, 2014 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville Beer Week will unveil three new, as yet unseen, Asheville beer-drinking venues

Asheville Beer Week will unveil three new, as yet unseen, Asheville beer-drinking venues

Folks will see the future site of a Riverside Drive venue, the future site of a new Thirsty Monk brewery and Wicked Weed Brewing’s new sour tasting room.

New Belgium in Asheville: Citizen proposal challenges Haywood Road as delivery route

New Belgium in Asheville: Citizen proposal challenges Haywood Road as delivery route

West Asheville resident offers alternative to increasing tractor-trailer traffic on Haywood Rd.

by October 16, 2012 14 comments Asheville News