Asheville events

VIDEO Free hug flash mob, Kinda Creepy Christmas art show, more Asheville weekend fun

VIDEO Free hug flash mob, Kinda Creepy Christmas art show, more Asheville weekend fun

A benefit to raise money for an Asheville firefighter battling cancer is Friday at Green Man Brewing, and more.

by December 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO Christmas Jam, more Asheville weekend things to do

VIDEO Christmas Jam, more Asheville weekend things to do

Check out the Satellite Gallery’s Christmas Jam Art Show, the Jam by Day and more.

by December 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

Other events include Hempy Holiday Open House and an art opening at Ramp Studios.

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
In life’s ups and downs, comedian Cliff Cash finds plenty to laugh about

In life’s ups and downs, comedian Cliff Cash finds plenty to laugh about

Cash says his passion is making people laugh, which he’ll be doing tonight at The Altamont Theatre.

by November 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville Holiday Parade, Medieval Market, more weekend fun

VIDEO: Asheville Holiday Parade, Medieval Market, more weekend fun

The Asheville Holiday Parade on Saturday morning, and the Winter Lights lighting ceremony that evening, highlight the weekend events in town.

by November 16, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville RAD Studio stroll and after-party at Cotton Mill Studios

VIDEO: Asheville RAD Studio stroll and after-party at Cotton Mill Studios

Also, Highland Brewing celebrates the release of its popular Cold Mountain Ale, and much more.

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Tix on sale now for annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular

Tix on sale now for annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular

Is Judy Bernstein gonna go off the rails? What’s new with Jimbo? Get out to see the Bernsteins this holiday season.

by November 7, 2017 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville events
VIDEO Hatch This, Festival of Artistry, more Asheville things to do

VIDEO Hatch This, Festival of Artistry, more Asheville things to do

Get out and have some fun this weekend!

by November 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO  Haunted High, Brew Pump Halloween dance party, Pumpkin Peddlar and more

VIDEO Haunted High, Brew Pump Halloween dance party, Pumpkin Peddlar and more

There’s the Devil’s Night beer release extravaganza on the South Slope, Asheville FM’s fall fund drive and much more.

by October 27, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO LEAF, Southern Highland Craft Fair, more Asheville weekend fun

VIDEO LEAF, Southern Highland Craft Fair, more Asheville weekend fun

Also, start celebrating Halloween now by checking out “haunted” attractions such as Tormented Nightmares, and much more.

by October 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Had a Coffee Expo. Went Real Good. Here’s How We Did It. You Can Too.

Had a Coffee Expo. Went Real Good. Here’s How We Did It. You Can Too.

So, what does it take to put on a street festival like the Asheville Coffee Expo? After it was all over, except for #TheStruggleIsReal to break down our tent… Walking with my friend Dave Bristol (Aka Spaceman Jones) post-expo, he asked me what he would have to do in order to produce a [super-awesome, totally amazing, kick-ass] street festival like[Read More…]

WIN TIX To see comedy legend Emo Philips at Grey Eagle in Asheville

WIN TIX To see comedy legend Emo Philips at Grey Eagle in Asheville

Emo Philips will perform two shows at The Grey Eagle on Saturday.

by October 5, 2017 9 comments Asheville events
Red Truck Gallery’s Shaffer in Asheville for special Horse + Hero pop-up show

Red Truck Gallery’s Shaffer in Asheville for special Horse + Hero pop-up show

Get out and see this show.

by October 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
LaZoom’s haunted comedy tour of Asheville gets retro makeover

LaZoom’s haunted comedy tour of Asheville gets retro makeover

The LaZoom haunted comedy tour showcases Asheville’s seedy underbelly and bloody past.

by September 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events

Asheville Coffee Expo, Asheville Barnaroo, more weekend things to do

Other events this packed weekend include Overland Expo, Blue Ridge Pride Festival and much more.

by September 28, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Wicked Weed announces Festival of Artistry, issues call for Asheville artists

Wicked Weed announces Festival of Artistry, issues call for Asheville artists

The Nov. 4 festival will be held along Coxe Avenue on Asheville’s South Slope, near Wicked Weed’s Funkatorium.

by September 23, 2017 3 comments Asheville events

VIDEO: Asheville Running Experience, HempX Asheville, more weekend fun

As always, there’s a ton going here, including a Wedge Neighborhood Pig Pick’n with 12 Bones, and more.

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

Thomas Wolfe 8K, Asheville oldest race, returns Oct. 7

This​ ​year’s​ ​race​ ​happens​ ​just​ ​four​ ​days​ ​after​ ​the​ ​famous​ ​author’s​ ​birthday.

by September 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Six things to know about HempX Asheville 2017

Six things to know about HempX Asheville 2017

One of the oldest living Kentucky hemp farmers will be at the festival this weekend.

by September 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Black Mountain College’s ReVIEWING conference set Sept. 29-Oct. 1

Black Mountain College’s ReVIEWING conference set Sept. 29-Oct. 1

Artist Mel Chin is one of the featured speakers.

by September 19, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride set for Sept. 24

Asheville Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride set for Sept. 24

Also, there’s a new dapper motorcycle event group forming called Beer City Blazers.

by September 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Visit North Asheville artist studios in first Beaverdam Studio Tour

Visit North Asheville artist studios in first Beaverdam Studio Tour

The Beaverdam Studio Tour is be held Oct. 28-29.

by September 12, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
After decade away, NC Dance Festival returns to Asheville

After decade away, NC Dance Festival returns to Asheville

NC Dance Festival shows are presented in both traditional stage spaces and non-traditional spaces that are better suited to experimental dance work.

by September 12, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
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Ashvegas celebrity spotting: Lenny Kravitz at Whole Foods in Asheville

Kravitz, who has deep Miami roots, could have been fleeing the effects of Hurricane Irma.

by September 8, 2017 3 comments Asheville events
Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

The exhibition will feature artist Dale Chihuly’s work both inside Biltmore House and outside in the estate’s gardens.

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
First Moth storytelling championship in Asheville coming Oct. 30

First Moth storytelling championship in Asheville coming Oct. 30

The storyteller to beat is Raymond Christian, who has won several Asheville StorySLAM events.

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Malaprop’s Bookstore will celebrate YA authors with festival

Malaprop’s Bookstore will celebrate YA authors with festival

Asheville is home to some of the best young adult fiction and middle-grade authors in the country.

by September 4, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

Asheville Area Arts Council 2017 Indigo Color Ball set for Sept. 9

The parties will include food, music, live body painting and much more.

by August 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Van Life Rally set for Sept. 28 at Wedge Brewery at Foundation

Asheville Van Life Rally set for Sept. 28 at Wedge Brewery at Foundation

More than 100 adventure vehicles will be on display as a fundraiser for Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity.

by August 27, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
The Solar Eclipse in 12 secs

The Solar Eclipse in 12 secs

A 20 minute timelapse of the solar eclipse. As seen from Asheville, using both unfiltered and solar lenses.

by August 21, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville area solar eclipse tips and events, and more

VIDEO: Asheville area solar eclipse tips and events, and more

Also, there’s Downtown After 5 on Friday on Lexington Avenue and River Valley Blues Festival Saturday and Sunday at the Salvage Station.

by August 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

‘The Zeb Vance I Know’ symposium set for Sept. 14, 15 at UNC Asheville

Best-selling mystery writer Sharyn McCrumb will be a part of the event, as will David Blight of Yale University.

by August 15, 2017 3 comments Asheville events
Asheville hotels band together to help feed the hungry

Asheville hotels band together to help feed the hungry

Hotel guests who put out a door hanger that says “We Fed a Family” will trigger a $2 donation from the hotel to MANNA Food Bank.

by August 11, 2017 4 comments Asheville events
Asheville Comedy Festival + Weekend Update

Asheville Comedy Festival + Weekend Update

Laughter: it’s good for you. Make sure you get your recommended helping at this week’s Asheville Comedy Festival, kicking off tonight at Highland Brewing. Full details, plus other weekend goodness, below. And check out one of our favorite videos from the Archives, made for last year’s Asheville Comedy Festival! Wednesday – Saturday Asheville Comedy Festival @ various locations 8 pm[Read More…]

by August 9, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Outdoor Cinema brings movie magic to Carrier Park

Asheville Outdoor Cinema brings movie magic to Carrier Park

The movies start Aug. 26.

by August 9, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
VIDEO: LEAF Downtown + Weekend Events

VIDEO: LEAF Downtown + Weekend Events

LEAF time is the best time, and this weekend is the 3rd annual LEAF downtown, happening over two days in downtown Asheville. We highly recommend that you check it out, and pair your excursion to LEAF with one (or seven!) of our other hand-picked weekend activities. Here’s the full roundup: Thursday An Inconvenient Sequel @ Fine Arts Theatre ​6:15 – 9[Read More…]

by August 3, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Asheville Yoga Festival, Knorr memorial, more weekend events,

VIDEO: Asheville Yoga Festival, Knorr memorial, more weekend events,

Also, don’t miss community meetings to talk about the big River Arts District infrastructure project, and more.

by July 28, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Climate Listening Project documentary series premieres Tuesday in Asheville

Climate Listening Project documentary series premieres Tuesday in Asheville

The series focuses on women who are working together to protect their families and communities from the impacts of climate change.

by July 23, 2017 1 comment Asheville events

VIDEO: Make Noise at Black Mountain College Museum, more weekend fun

There’s so much happening! Here’s a roundup.

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Joe Biden brings ‘American Promise Tour’ to Asheville in December

Joe Biden brings ‘American Promise Tour’ to Asheville in December

The former U.S. senator and vice president will share stories from his personal and professional life.

by July 17, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
‘Titanic’ costumes take spotlight at Biltmore Estate exhibition next year

‘Titanic’ costumes take spotlight at Biltmore Estate exhibition next year

The exhibition’s 45 costumes will be displayed in Biltmore House.

by July 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: New outfitter’s outpost on French Broad River, more weekend fun

VIDEO: New outfitter’s outpost on French Broad River, more weekend fun

Also, RiverMusic at Salvage Station and much more.

by July 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville Solar Eclipse Festival event set for Aug. 21

Asheville Solar Eclipse Festival event set for Aug. 21

Get ready to celebrate the solar eclipse.

by July 3, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: Firefly Gathering, July Fourth and more Asheville weekend events

VIDEO: Firefly Gathering, July Fourth and more Asheville weekend events

Here’s what you need to know to plan your July Fourth holiday.

by June 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Laugh Your Asheville Off returns with huge lineup of comics

Laugh Your Asheville Off returns with huge lineup of comics

Looking for laughs? This festival’s got you covered.

Eclipse info and telescope tour July 14 at PARI

Eclipse info and telescope tour July 14 at PARI

The ticked event costs $20 for adults, $15 for students/seniors/military and $5 for children ages 6-11.

by June 22, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
VIDEO: All Go West + Weekend Events

VIDEO: All Go West + Weekend Events

All Go West is upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited! The schedule is amazing, but we picked a few of our favorites for you to check out. Asheville Grit will be at the Brew Pump Stage again this year, so come say hi! We’ll have Grit swag and a few other surprises. All Go West isn’t the only[Read More…]

by June 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Western North Carolina growers on display with ASAP’s Farm Tour

Western North Carolina growers on display with ASAP’s Farm Tour

A Farm Tour pass costs $30.

by June 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Living Asheville Arts Festival set for Lexington Avenue on Sept. 3

Living Asheville Arts Festival set for Lexington Avenue on Sept. 3

The festival is the renewed, rebranded version of the former Lexington Avenue Arts and Fun Festival.

by June 12, 2017 1 comment Asheville events
VIDEO: Xpand Fest, and more weekend things to do in Asheville

VIDEO: Xpand Fest, and more weekend things to do in Asheville

Also this weekend: Asheville VeganFest, Zombie Poetry Cabaret and much more.

by June 8, 2017 0 comments Asheville events