Contests

CONTEST TIME! Win a Big Box of “Big Apple” Baked Goods from Geraldine’s Bakery

CONTEST TIME! Win a Big Box of “Big Apple” Baked Goods from Geraldine’s Bakery

THIS CONTEST HAS ENDED We have a winner! Reader Mari has won the Big Box of Baked Goods from Geraldine’s Bakery by naming the piece of mystery art below “puella aeterna,” which is Latin for “eternal girl.” Congrats to Mari, thanks to everyone who participated, and thanks to Fred at Geraldine’s for donating the prize! Good times. Stay tuned for[Read More…]

by March 24, 2016 33 comments Asheville food and drink, Contests
CONTEST: Win the wings that won the Wing War!

CONTEST: Win the wings that won the Wing War!

Stu is awarding one lucky person a plate of award-winning wings. Read on to learn how to enter.

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Punk Rock Hot Dogs

Stu Helm: Food Fan, on Punk Rock Hot Dogs

Hello Asheville! Do you guys like to do stuff? I like to do stuff. A lot of stuff. As a way to make money, occupy my hands, or just pass the time in a remotely interesting fashion, using the limited skills that I have, until I finally go belly-up and die. I like to write. About food and flip flops and such. I like to draw[Read More…]

Stu Helm: Food Fan, is Confused & Amused by The Asheville Wine & Food Festival

Stu Helm: Food Fan, is Confused & Amused by The Asheville Wine & Food Festival

Hello Asheville! I am easily confused. Or, at least that’s what I tell people — mostly for comedy effect, and to be polite — when I don’t understand WTF they’re talking about. As in… “Chem trail Nazi Frankenstein bourgeois gangster world wide take-over, Maaan! Y’know what I’m sayin’?” “No, Friend, I don’t have a fucking clue what you’re saying… but then again, I am easily[Read More…]

Stu Helm, Food Fan: Mellow Mushroom wows crowd, judges at Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest

Stu Helm, Food Fan: Mellow Mushroom wows crowd, judges at Carolina Mountain Cheese Fest

The Mellow Mush crew crushed it with their “French onion soup” grilled cheese sandwich.

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

by October 14, 2013 11 comments Asheville film, Contests
Storm Surfers 3D
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CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s 3D ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

by September 16, 2013 9 comments Asheville film, Asheville News, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

by August 12, 2013 9 comments Asheville film, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

by July 15, 2013 9 comments Asheville film, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Thursday’s ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Friday’s ActionFest screening

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to Friday’s ActionFest screening

Free movie, Ninja Porter, and popcorn? Win tickets now!

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Thriftworks and Paper Tiger tonight at AMH

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Thriftworks and Paper Tiger tonight at AMH

Get downtempo and win. 10 p.m. show.

by March 1, 2013 2 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see stephaniesid live CD release show Saturday

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see stephaniesid live CD release show Saturday

Everybody loves stephaniesid. Win tickets now for an Asheville Music Hall show.

by February 28, 2013 6 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Thurston Moore and Chelsea Light Moving March 5

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Thurston Moore and Chelsea Light Moving March 5

Just announced at the Grey Eagle.

by February 27, 2013 5 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Wayne Hancock at the Greagle this Sunday

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Wayne Hancock at the Greagle this Sunday

If you like Hank you need to check this guy out right now.

by February 19, 2013 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win it now: A ‘foodie survival kit’ from DOUGH

CONTEST OVER Win it now: A ‘foodie survival kit’ from DOUGH

DOUGH’s Grand Opening is tomorrow on Merrimon Avenue.

by February 11, 2013 13 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Irish band Solas at the GPI Grand Ballroom Friday

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Irish band Solas at the GPI Grand Ballroom Friday

$78 value: Celtic Adventure Weekend concert tomorrow at the Grove Park Inn Grand Ballroom.

by January 30, 2013 6 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Big Gigantic Saturday at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Big Gigantic Saturday at the Peel

Win Big with Ashvegas and the Orange Peel!

by January 28, 2013 9 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Big Head Todd at the Peel Friday

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Big Head Todd at the Peel Friday

Next contest: BIG GIGANTIC at 3 p.m. today!

by January 28, 2013 6 comments Asheville Music, Contests
Monday’s ticket contests: Big Head Todd, Big Gigantic at the Orange Peel

Monday’s ticket contests: Big Head Todd, Big Gigantic at the Orange Peel

Two good ‘uns for Monday! Tune in after the weekend.

by January 25, 2013 0 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Americana fans: Win tix NOW to see Mipso Trio with Overmountain Men at the Greagle Saturday

CONTEST OVER Americana fans: Win tix NOW to see Mipso Trio with Overmountain Men at the Greagle Saturday

Overmountain Men is Avett “Brother” Bob Crawford’s other gig.

by January 23, 2013 6 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Afrobeat band EMEFE Thursday at Asheville Music Hall

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Afrobeat band EMEFE Thursday at Asheville Music Hall

Next contest Weds. at 9 a.m.: Mipso Trio with Overmountain Men at the Grey Eagle Saturday.

by January 22, 2013 9 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see RBTS WIN, Cloudeater & Molly Parti Thursday at the Greagle

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see RBTS WIN, Cloudeater & Molly Parti Thursday at the Greagle

Today’s 3 p.m. contest: Afrobeat band EMEFE Friday night show at Asheville Music Hall.

by January 22, 2013 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW for Matt Schofield and Night of the Blues Thurs at Asheville Music Hall

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW for Matt Schofield and Night of the Blues Thurs at Asheville Music Hall

Schofield was the British Blues Awards Guitarist of the Year in 2010 and 2011.

by January 21, 2013 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Yonder Mountain String Band next Thursday at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Yonder Mountain String Band next Thursday at the Peel

Next contest: On Monday, try to win Night of Blues tix at the Asheville Music Hall.

by January 18, 2013 5 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Holy Ghost Tent Revival at the Grey Eagle Saturday

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Holy Ghost Tent Revival at the Grey Eagle Saturday

Tomorrow’s contest: Yonder Mountain at the Peel.

by January 17, 2013 1 comment Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Greensky Bluegrass Saturday at Asheville Music Hall

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Greensky Bluegrass Saturday at Asheville Music Hall

Next contest: Holy Ghost Tent Revival, ticket giveaway Thursday.

by January 15, 2013 6 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Thursday at the Greagle

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Jon Spencer Blues Explosion Thursday at the Greagle

Next contest at 3 p.m. : Greensky Bluegrass at Asheville Music Hall!

by January 15, 2013 10 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Col. Bruce Hampton at Asheville Music Hall Friday

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Col. Bruce Hampton at Asheville Music Hall Friday

Contest Tuesday 9 a.m. for tix to see Jon Spencer Blues Explosion at the Greagle.

by January 14, 2013 4 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Toubab Krewe Friday at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Toubab Krewe Friday at the Peel

Check back at 3 p.m. today to try to win tix to see Col. Bruce Hampton!

by January 14, 2013 4 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Sex and How to Have It: Win tix now to Saturday opening night show

CONTEST OVER Sex and How to Have It: Win tix now to Saturday opening night show

Light blue sketch comedy at the Magnetic Theatre.

by January 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville events, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Bloc Party at the Orange Peel Jan. 14

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Bloc Party at the Orange Peel Jan. 14

All ages show. Io Echo opens.

by January 9, 2013 2 comments Asheville Music, Contests
Winter ticket contests on Ashvegas: Toubab, Big Head Todd, Abigail Washburn & so many more

Winter ticket contests on Ashvegas: Toubab, Big Head Todd, Abigail Washburn & so many more

Big thanks to our partners the Orange Peel, the Grey Eagle and Asheville Music Hall.

by January 8, 2013 0 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Oskar Blues’ NYE Hootenanny in Brevard

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Oskar Blues’ NYE Hootenanny in Brevard

If you can pick up tix in Brevard BEFORE NYE, be first to answer our trivia question.

by December 21, 2012 5 comments Asheville events, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see The Hackensaw Boys, Danny Barnes NYE at the Greagle

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see The Hackensaw Boys, Danny Barnes NYE at the Greagle

Check back at 3 p.m. for our *next* NYE giveaway! BIG HINT: D_le’s P_le Al_.

by December 21, 2012 1 comment Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see David Wilcox Saturday at the Grey Eagle

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see David Wilcox Saturday at the Grey Eagle

That’s right, it’s a Concert for the End of the World, taking place the day after the world is slated to end.

by December 17, 2012 4 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Chatham County Line Sunday at the Grey Eagle

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Chatham County Line Sunday at the Grey Eagle

Get into the bluegrass Christmas spirit with the Chatham County Line Electric Holiday Tour.

by December 11, 2012 5 comments Asheville Music, Contests
Design mini-library for new restaurant Dough, win $100 GC

Design mini-library for new restaurant Dough, win $100 GC

New North Asheville restaurant seeks designs for a community cookbook mini-library built to hold 20-30 books.

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Blackberry Smoke at the Peel Friday

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Blackberry Smoke at the Peel Friday

Southern rock, gospel and outlaw country. Two tickets. Now.

by November 28, 2012 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Secret Agent 23 Skidoo this Saturday at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Secret Agent 23 Skidoo this Saturday at the Peel

All-ages hip-hop and “kid hop” on Thanksgiving weekend. Show at noon.

by November 19, 2012 10 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Rusko next Weds at the Peel

CONTEST OVER Win tickets NOW to see Rusko next Weds at the Peel

Dubstep at the Orange Peel.

by November 15, 2012 5 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Mountain Xpress 2012 Best of WNC Bash

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets NOW to Mountain Xpress 2012 Best of WNC Bash

Happening Saturday at the Greagle, this annual event honors the best of local with music, comedy, trivia, a drag show and more.

by November 14, 2012 2 comments Asheville events, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see “The Dreaming” on Thursday at the Magnetic Field

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see “The Dreaming” on Thursday at the Magnetic Field

Blue Skies Burlesque is back! Win two tickets to the 8 p.m. show.

by November 13, 2012 6 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER: Win two tickets NOW to see the New Orleans Bingo! Show on Thursday

CONTEST OVER: Win two tickets NOW to see the New Orleans Bingo! Show on Thursday

Music, a game show, aerialists, dancers, clowns, audience interaction, slapstick comedy–and bingo.

by November 7, 2012 12 comments Asheville events, Contests
LAST DAY! Thanks for voting us best blog and website. Have a 2012 Go Local card on us!

LAST DAY! Thanks for voting us best blog and website. Have a 2012 Go Local card on us!

LAST DAY to receive a FREE Go Local card good for discounts all over Asheville!

by November 6, 2012 3 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win two tickets now to TEDxAsheville 2012

CONTEST OVER Win two tickets now to TEDxAsheville 2012

Three 90-minute sessions of local ideas and performances, a lunch break, Q&A sessions & a 5:30 after-party at The Aloft.

by November 2, 2012 6 comments Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Woods next Tues

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Woods next Tues

A Harvest Records show.

by October 24, 2012 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Unknown Hinson’s Halloween show at the Grey Eagle

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see Unknown Hinson’s Halloween show at the Grey Eagle

It’s the 7th annual Halloween show this Friday. Act fast and win tickets!

by October 22, 2012 3 comments Asheville Music, Contests
CONTEST OVER Win three $5 gift certificates NOW from The Circle in West Asheville

CONTEST OVER Win three $5 gift certificates NOW from The Circle in West Asheville

More than a smoke shop, The Circle also sells crafts, hoops, clothing, accessories and more .

by October 22, 2012 7 comments Contests
Monday’s contests: The Circle gift certificates & Unknown Hinson tix

Monday’s contests: The Circle gift certificates & Unknown Hinson tix

Check in with Ashvegas at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday to win.

by October 21, 2012 4 comments Contests