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Asheville City Council to consider spending $290,000 on ‘pit of despair’ consultant

Asheville City Council to consider spending $290,000 on ‘pit of despair’ consultant

The finance committee of Asheville City Council decided last year not to spend $340,000 on a consultant.

by August 12, 2019 3 comments Asheville News
6 more Asheville development projects to track

6 more Asheville development projects to track

Also, an update on planned Thomas Wolfe Auditorium renovations, and more.

by August 7, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Downtown Commission wants a say in naming rights for Asheville civic center

Downtown Commission wants a say in naming rights for Asheville civic center

The naming rights issue is controversial, with competing bids from U.S. Cellular and Harrah’s Cherokee Casino.

by May 22, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Warren Haynes and the Asheville Symphony on Saturday at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. / Photo for Ashvegas.com by DAVID SIMCHOCK

Asheville Symphony and Southern rock alight in Haynes’ ‘Dreams’

It was a transcendent night.

by March 17, 2019 0 comments Asheville Music, Opinion
Southern Conference basketball tournament arrives in Asheville with strong field

Southern Conference basketball tournament arrives in Asheville with strong field

This year’s men’s basketball tournament will be one of the most competitive ever, with four very strong teams in Wofford, Furman, UNC Greensboro and East Tennessee State University.

by March 6, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Steep Canyon Rangers

Steep Canyon Rangers, rested and ready, return to ExploreAsheville.com Arena

The Steep Canyon Rangers are coming off a rare break at the end of 2018 and are ready to take on the new year.

by January 18, 2019 0 comments Asheville Music
Warren Haynes, left, and Ray Sisk at the 30th anniversary Christmas Jam. / photo by DAVID SIMCHOCK for Ashvegas.com

Christmas Jam 2018 recap 2: Haynes, Potter, James and ‘I Shall Be Released’

After four nights of incredible music, where do we go from here? Wherever the hell Warren Haynes wants to take us.

by December 11, 2018 2 comments Asheville Music
Christmas Jam 2018 recap 1: Grohl, Abby the Spoon Lady, Dark Side of the Mule, more

Christmas Jam 2018 recap 1: Grohl, Abby the Spoon Lady, Dark Side of the Mule, more

For all the attention on big national acts, the annual Christmas Jam is a giant spotlight on local talent.

by December 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville City Council meets in closed session to discuss hotel lawsuit

Also, Asheville Grit editor Ali McGhee announces that she’s accepted a new job that she’ll start in January, and more.

by December 21, 2017 2 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: So about that Vance Monument in downtown Asheville

Also, the weather forecast for solar eclipse viewing on Monday got a little less cloudy, and more.

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bar, 27 Club, coming to Patton Ave

Also, WLOS has hired a new sports reporter to replace Luke Notestine, and more.

by July 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville theaters are big winners of hotel room tax cash

Asheville theaters are big winners of hotel room tax cash

Asheville Community Theatre was awarded $1 million for an big expansion and renovation project.

by November 18, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
WIN TIX To see Alabama Shakes at U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville on April 26

WIN TIX To see Alabama Shakes at U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville on April 26

Leave a comment on this blog post to be entered to win a pair of tickets to see the Alabama Shakes at the U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville on April 26. You can buy tickets here. (You can buy tickets here.) Here’s more about the Alabama Shakes from their website: ALABAMA SHAKES SOUND & COLOR ATO RECORDS / ROUGH TRADE[Read More…]

by April 13, 2016 83 comments Asheville Music
New plan for Asheville performing arts center may be in works

New plan for Asheville performing arts center may be in works

The Asheville Civic Center Commission has been “hearing the same broken record about the performing arts center” for years, one commissioner said upon hearing the update.

by April 11, 2016 4 comments Asheville News, feature
Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

The Asheville Design Center plans to go before Asheville City Council on March 8 with a proposal for the visioning process.

by March 3, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

Controversial downtown Asheville land parcel will be center of new ‘visioning’ process

It’s a piece of property near the St. Lawrence Basilica and U.S. Cellular Center that city officials have struggled with for more than a decade.

by January 20, 2016 14 comments Asheville News
Asheville On Tap beer festival announced for November at U.S. Cellular Center

Asheville On Tap beer festival announced for November at U.S. Cellular Center

Tickets are $45 for the craft beer fest.

by January 8, 2016 7 comments Asheville beer
U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville lost an estimated $20k in December due to infrastructure woes

U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville lost an estimated $20k in December due to infrastructure woes

An Internet problem during the annual Warren Haynes Christmas Jam cut the center’s ability to process credit card transactions at several concession stands.

by January 6, 2016 6 comments Asheville News
First Asheville Homebrewers Conference set for Aug. 22

First Asheville Homebrewers Conference set for Aug. 22

Guests include “radical brewer” Randy Mosher, Chris White of White Labs and Walt Dickinson of Wicked Weed Brewing.

by August 7, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
WIN TICKETS To see the Avett Brothers in Asheville on Halloween

WIN TICKETS To see the Avett Brothers in Asheville on Halloween

Win tickets here.

by July 11, 2014 305 comments Asheville Music
Avett Brothers to play Halloween and Nov. 1 at U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville

Avett Brothers to play Halloween and Nov. 1 at U.S. Cellular Center in Asheville

The concert will be the Avetts first show in Asheville since 2012.

by July 11, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville as Studio City: Moviemakers scout locations across city as Galifiankis movie cranks up

Asheville as Studio City: Moviemakers scout locations across city as Galifiankis movie cranks up

Asheville is set to transform into Studio City this summer with the filming of a movie starring Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson and Kristen Wiig. Filmmakers have a base of operations in the BB&T building and are scouting a variety of locations, both city-owned and private.

by June 26, 2014 1 comment Asheville film, Asheville News

McKibbon drops plan to build new hotel on Haywood Street in downtown Asheville

A lawsuit filed by other downtown hotel owners dissuaded McKibbon.

by November 22, 2013 11 comments Asheville business
Blue Ridge Roller Girls return to action on Saturday

Blue Ridge Roller Girls return to action on Saturday

It’s an estrogen-fueled triple-header full of action at the U.S. Cellular Center in downtown.