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Controversial hotel planned near downtown gets Asheville P&Z approval despite traffic concerns

Controversial hotel planned near downtown gets Asheville P&Z approval despite traffic concerns

Commissioners also unanimously approved a rezoning request to allow redevelopment of the Lee Walker Heights public housing complex.

by April 7, 2016 8 comments Asheville News
A Month of Brundays Part 4 – Jazz, Blues, and a Bucket of Gravy.

A Month of Brundays Part 4 – Jazz, Blues, and a Bucket of Gravy.

THE IMPERIAL LIFE, KING DADDY’S CHICKEN AND WAFFLES, AND BUXTON HALL BBQ – by Stu Helm Hello Asheville! You know what? The more I brunch, the more I love it. After four months of covering various brunches for Ashvegas, it has become my favorite meal of the week. I really look forward to it happening almost every weekend, and I[Read More…]

New bar, distillery planned for Asheville’s South Slope

New bar, distillery planned for Asheville’s South Slope

A former auto repair shop is set to be remade into a new South Slope bar.

by March 7, 2016 0 comments Asheville beer
PHOTOS Green Man Brewery’s expansion on Asheville’s South Slope

PHOTOS Green Man Brewery’s expansion on Asheville’s South Slope

They call it the Green Mansion.

by March 4, 2016 1 comment Asheville beer, feature
First look at designs for new Lee Walker Heights development on Asheville’s South Slope

First look at designs for new Lee Walker Heights development on Asheville’s South Slope

Construction is expected to start some time later this year.

by March 3, 2016 11 comments Asheville News, feature
Ben’s Tune-Up set to start brewing beer on Asheville’s South Slope

Ben’s Tune-Up set to start brewing beer on Asheville’s South Slope

Jason Riggs, a UNC Asheville graduate, has been hired as Ben’s brewer.

Asheville Tool Library finds home on South Slope, is set to open in April

Asheville Tool Library finds home on South Slope, is set to open in April

There’s a public meeting set for Feb. 21 at the Asheville Tool Library’s Church Street location for folks who want to learn more.

by February 12, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
Hi-Wire Brewing to produce only sour and wild beers at Asheville South Slope tasting room

Hi-Wire Brewing to produce only sour and wild beers at Asheville South Slope tasting room

Hi-Wire, which opened a new production facility and tasting room last year near Biltmore Village, will continue producing its core lineup of beers at that location.

by January 27, 2016 0 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
Attention Asheville chocoholics: French Broad Chocolates is hosting a tasting just for you

Attention Asheville chocoholics: French Broad Chocolates is hosting a tasting just for you

French Broad Chocolates wants locals to be the first to taste four new chocolates, and to check out new storybook-inspired packaging.

The area just south of Asheville's central business district has grown dramatically over just the past three years and has become known as the South Slope. It encompasses streets including Coxe Avenue, Banks Avenue and Buxton Street./Map courtesy of The Asheville Map

South Slope businesses, residents band together to form neighborhood association

It’s another sign of the booming growth just south of central downtown Asheville.

by January 18, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Vision for Asheville Area Arts Council arts incubator takes shape on South Slope

Vision for Asheville Area Arts Council arts incubator takes shape on South Slope

With a hefty financial boost from local developers, the Asheville Area Arts Council plans studios and makers space in a building on Coxe Avenue.

by January 15, 2016 2 comments Asheville News
Banks Ave is new name for Public School bar on Asheville’s South Slope

Banks Ave is new name for Public School bar on Asheville’s South Slope

Lawsuits were threatened, names were changed.

by December 13, 2015 10 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s Burial Beer searches for second location

Asheville’s Burial Beer searches for second location

Owner Doug Reiser says he’s looked at dozens of locations, but has yet to settle on one.

by November 17, 2015 11 comments Asheville beer
Acupuncture and pilates studio buys building, expands on Asheville’s South Slope

Acupuncture and pilates studio buys building, expands on Asheville’s South Slope

Studio owner Brooke Tyler and husband Austin Tyler are purchasing 50 McCormick Place, a property that has been vacant for more than two years.

by November 17, 2015 0 comments Asheville business, Asheville News
Asheville brewery owner, fed up with graffiti tags, offers $500 reward

Asheville brewery owner, fed up with graffiti tags, offers $500 reward

Alternate headline – “Graffiti in Asheville: it’s still an issue.”

by November 13, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
PHOTOS New mural transforms old auto shop on Asheville’s South Slope

PHOTOS New mural transforms old auto shop on Asheville’s South Slope

City Transmission opened 46 years ago in an area that’s now booming with breweries, bars and restaurants.

by November 6, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
PODCAST: Stu Helm and Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans 10 – “Pumpkin Spiced Radio”

PODCAST: Stu Helm and Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans 10 – “Pumpkin Spiced Radio”

Stu and Joe talk to Mountain Xpress food writers Gina Smith and Jonathan Ammons.

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 6 – “Everyone Loves Grass, Even Cows””

Stu Helm & Chef Joe Scully: AVL Food Fans Podcast Episode 6 – “Everyone Loves Grass, Even Cows””

Hello Asheville! The sixth and latest episode of the AVL Food Fans podcast is “in the can” as they say, and it’s our best one yet! ___ As always, Chef Joe Scully from Chestnut​ and The Corner Kitchen​ is my co-host, and this time, our special guest is Jamie Ager from Hickory Nut Gap Farm​ who talks to us about happy cows[Read More…]

Sold! South Slope property in Asheville for $1 million, townhome construction coming

Sold! South Slope property in Asheville for $1 million, townhome construction coming

A wave of residential construction is next for the South Slope in Asheville.

by August 25, 2015 6 comments Asheville News
Construction finally begins at ‘the pit’ on downtown Asheville’s South Slope

Construction finally begins at ‘the pit’ on downtown Asheville’s South Slope

The construction along Coxe Avenue is part of the next wave of development on the South Slope: apartments and condos.

by August 13, 2015 7 comments Asheville News
ABCCM donation center/thrift store remains open on Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville

ABCCM donation center/thrift store remains open on Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville

The ABCCM thrift store and donation center continue to hold regular business hours.

by July 19, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New South Slope bar, Public School, set to open Monday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New South Slope bar, Public School, set to open Monday

Also, a fundraising event for The Hope Chest for Women, some beer stats from Buisin’ Ales and more.

Stu Helm: Food Fan on Episode 3 of AVL Food Fans Podcast w/ Chef Joe Scully

Stu Helm: Food Fan on Episode 3 of AVL Food Fans Podcast w/ Chef Joe Scully

Stu and Joe interview Jennifer Lapidus of Carolina Ground boutique flour mill, and baker Laura Geotz of Table/Tod’s Tasties/ Imperial life.

Sold! A pair of buildings on Asheville’s South Slope for $1.4 million

Sold! A pair of buildings on Asheville’s South Slope for $1.4 million

The Asheville investors who bought the buildings from ABCCM envision space for artists and possibly a restaurant/brewery.

by July 3, 2015 40 comments Asheville News
Buxton Hall Barbecue, Catawba Brewing team for July Fourth cookout on the South Slope

Buxton Hall Barbecue, Catawba Brewing team for July Fourth cookout on the South Slope

Beer, barbecue, local music, outdoor patio, Banks Ave. y’all.

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on The Big List: May 2015, and AVL Food Fans Podcast with Chef Joe Scully

Hello Asheville! Who likes lists? Lists are fun. Lately I’ve been keeping a list of ALLL the places that I eat at every month, and then posting my lists to FaceBook. This time around, I actually talked to Chef Joe Scully (from Corner Kitchen and Chestnut) about each and every one of the venues on my May List during the pilot episode of AVL Food Fans,[Read More…]

Opinion: Save the trees along Collier Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope

Opinion: Save the trees along Collier Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope

First it was craft breweries opening on Asheville’s South Slope. The next wave of development will bring new apartment complexes.

by May 22, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
Four-story multi-family development coming to Asheville’s South Slope

Four-story multi-family development coming to Asheville’s South Slope

The South Slope is already home to several of Asheville’s craft breweries, as well as new retail and restaurant development.

by May 21, 2015 9 comments Asheville News
Bhramari Brewhouse aims for July opening in Asheville

Bhramari Brewhouse aims for July opening in Asheville

Asheville’s craft brewery scene continues to hum with new activity.

by April 10, 2015 0 comments Asheville beer
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Restaurant job fair in Asheville April 13, 14

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Restaurant job fair in Asheville April 13, 14

Also, Asheville Wordfest, Brandon Heath at UNC Asheville and much more.

by April 7, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Sold! Biltmore Avenue property in downtown Asheville to Green Man Brewery

Sold! Biltmore Avenue property in downtown Asheville to Green Man Brewery

Green Man is on a roll.

Video shows Green Man brewery and Asheville’s South Slope

Video shows Green Man brewery and Asheville’s South Slope

Check out these graceful, sweeping views of one Asheville’s Beer Slope.

by March 14, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New paranormal group in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New paranormal group in Asheville

Also, Navitat Knoxville, Atomic Furnishing on the move, Tasty Beverage gets going and much more.

by February 7, 2015 10 comments Asheville News
Details on new downtown brewery: HiveMind Brewhouse will star well known Asheville beer, culinary personalities

Details on new downtown brewery: HiveMind Brewhouse will star well known Asheville beer, culinary personalities

HiveMind’s team is led by Joshua Bailey, owner of Asheville Brewery Tours.

by February 6, 2015 2 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Construction of 5-story, 104-room downtown Asheville hotel moves forward

Also, what happened to truck out front of Pack’s Tavern, a new plan for a South Slope residential development and more.

by February 3, 2015 13 comments Asheville News
HiveMind Brew House is planned for this building on the left at the corner of South Lexington and Hilliard avenues. The building is the former site of Asheville Music School. It's near Storm rum bar and restaurant, the Orange Peel music venue and Wicked Weed Brewing.

New brewery, HiveMind Brewhouse, planned for Asheville’s South Slope

HiveMind is just the latest in a wave of crafter brewers open, or planning to open, on Asheville’s Beer Slope south of downtown.

Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

The new glassblowing workshop and gallery is opening in an old automotive shop on Asheville’s South Slope.

by December 17, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Interior view from front entrance

First look at plans for Catawba Brewing’s new Asheville brewery

Catawba’s 5,400-square-foot space on Asheville’s South Slope will house a 7-barrel brewing system capable of producing over 500 barrels of specialty/small-batch beers a year.

by December 16, 2014 1 comment Asheville beer, Asheville News

Downtown Asheville motorcycle shop Moto Vicious to open bar next year

The bar at Moto Vicious’ 99 S. Lexington Ave. location will start with four taps for beer, as well as wine.

Riding the wave: How a group of Asheville real estate sellers are shaping the South Slope

Jeremy Goldstein and his co-workers at G/M Property Group have been doing deals in the hottest part of downtown Asheville for years.

by November 1, 2014 9 comments Asheville News

Asheville beer event of the week: Burnpile at Burial Beer

Beers from 25 breweries. Chef Elliot Moss cooking on site. Tunes by Hermit Kings and The Nude Party. South Slope rock.

by October 27, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Lexington Glassworks, a new glass-blowing gallery/workshop, coming to downtown Asheville

Lexington Glassworks, a new glass-blowing gallery/workshop, coming to downtown Asheville

Two artists are turning and old garage into a new high-end glass-blowing workshop and gallery.

Brew-ED Beer News: More details of Catawba Brewing’s plans for new brewery on Asheville’s South Slope

Brew-ED Beer News: More details of Catawba Brewing’s plans for new brewery on Asheville’s South Slope

Asheville breweries are bracing themselves for a boom in beer tourists.

Burial Beer Co. brewery announces South Slope expansion in downtown Asheville

Burial Beer Co. brewery announces South Slope expansion in downtown Asheville

The brewery plans to expand seating capacity, add bathrooms, double the number of taps on location and can some of its beers.

Realtors racking up millions in sales on Asheville’s South Slope

Realtors racking up millions in sales on Asheville’s South Slope

The latest building under contract to be sold is an auto parts store on Lexington Avenue behind The Orange Peel and Wicked Weed Brewing.

Green Man Brewing goes big on Asheville’s South Slope with major expansion

Green Man Brewing goes big on Asheville’s South Slope with major expansion

The expansion will include a new warehouse for beer production and packaging, as well as a rooftop beer garden.

Key South Slope property in foreclosure goes to Asheville’s Hometrust Bank

Key South Slope property in foreclosure goes to Asheville’s Hometrust Bank

The property sits at the corner of Asheland and Hilliard avenues on Asheville’s hot South Slope.

Wicked Weed Brewing to hold sour beer festival May 30 on Asheville’s South Slope

Wicked Weed Brewing to hold sour beer festival May 30 on Asheville’s South Slope

A Gathering of Wild & Sour Beers is set for May 30 as part of Asheville Beer Week.

by April 13, 2014 0 comments Asheville beer
Wicked Weed to open new Coxe Avenue sour beer tasting room on Asheville’s South Slope

Wicked Weed to open new Coxe Avenue sour beer tasting room on Asheville’s South Slope

The 9,000-square-foot space on Coxe Ave. will allow Wicked Weed to locate a sour beer tasting room, offices and storage all in one place.

Public School Asheville, new bar, coming to Banks Avenue on South Slope

Public School Asheville, new bar, coming to Banks Avenue on South Slope

Just add Public School to the growing list of South Slope businesses that have opened, are opening or are in the planning stages.

by March 26, 2014 11 comments Asheville food and drink