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It’s wheels up on major Asheville Regional Airport expansion

It’s wheels up on major Asheville Regional Airport expansion

Airport officials recently agreed to contract with the architectural and engineering firm Gresham Smith for the design and engineering of a multi-million dollar airport terminal renovation and expansion project.

by September 30, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Regional Airport update: 3 new flights, 2 new parking lot shuttles

Asheville Regional Airport update: 3 new flights, 2 new parking lot shuttles

Airport passenger traffic is already up a whopping 45 percent for January through March of this year over last.

by May 16, 2019 5 comments Asheville News
Blue Ridge Honor Flight celebration set for Saturday at Asheville airport

Blue Ridge Honor Flight celebration set for Saturday at Asheville airport

The event will feature a special Music on the Fly performance by dynamic Asheville vocalist/guitarist Andrew Scotchie.

by May 1, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Blue Ridge Hiking Co. to open retail shop in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Blue Ridge Hiking Co. to open retail shop in downtown Asheville

Also, a new restaurant called Harvest Pizzeria is planned for the Asheville South Slope, and more.

by April 1, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Nightbell restaurant to close in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Nightbell restaurant to close in Asheville

Also, Brooklyn Bro’s plans to open a new location in downtown Asheville, and more.

by January 21, 2019 0 comments 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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds new flights to Philly, Washington Dulles

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds new flights to Philly, Washington Dulles

Also, forecasts looking ahead to winter weather for Western North Carolina are calling for above-average precipitation.

by November 5, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Photo courtesy of Blue Ridge Honor Flight

Blue Ridge Honor Flight celebrates Asheville-area Vietnam veterans

Family, friends and the public are invited to come out to the Asheville Regional Airport about 7 p.m. on Saturday for a welcome home party for the veterans.

by October 6, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
The husband-and-wife duo 5j Barrow, performing a set at the Asheville Regional Airport in August as part of the Music on the Fly pop-up concert and podcast series. /photo by Jason Sandford

Chance encounter at Asheville airport connects small band, big festival

Woody Platt offered the duo a slot at this weekend’s Mountain Song Festival after seeing them performing at the Asheville Regional Airport’s monthly music series called Music on the Fly.

by September 7, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Spirit Airlines giving $10,000 to one of these four Asheville nonprofits

Spirit Airlines giving $10,000 to one of these four Asheville nonprofits

Online voting ends Aug. 23. Oh, and the winner also gets 20 free roundtrip Spirit Airlines tickets.

Music on the Fly celebrates second anniversary at Asheville Regional Airport

Music on the Fly celebrates second anniversary at Asheville Regional Airport

Music on the Fly brings live, local music to the Asheville airport once a month.

by July 27, 2018 1 comment Asheville Music
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Tryon equestrian center races to finish facilities

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Tryon equestrian center races to finish facilities

The World Equestrian Games, expected to draw half a million visitors to Western North Carolina, are just three months away.

by June 15, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Spirit Airlines coming to Asheville Regional Airport

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Spirit Airlines coming to Asheville Regional Airport

Also, a new tutoring service called Asheville Alternative High will begin operating soon out of the Asheville Masonic Temple, and more.

by June 13, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bears on campus at Warren Wilson College alarm security personnel

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Bears on campus at Warren Wilson College alarm security personnel

Also, Asheville Regional Airport security personnel will start wearing body cameras under a new policy approved last week, and more.

by June 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New musical director chosen for Asheville Symphony

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New musical director chosen for Asheville Symphony

Also, there’s a new denim and decor shop coming to South Lexington Avenue, and more.

by June 7, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Uber service returns to Asheville airport

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Uber service returns to Asheville airport

Also, Jewels That Dance is celebrating its 35th anniversary in downtown Asheville, and more.

by May 29, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Jack Young Greenhouses in Candler under new ownership

Also, celebrity chef Michael Symon was spotted in downtown Asheville on Sunday, and more.

by April 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Uber ends Asheville airport pickup, citing new fees

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Uber ends Asheville airport pickup, citing new fees

Also, the property that’s home to Christopher’s Garden in West Asheville is up for sale, and more.

by March 19, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
Allegiant powers Asheville Regional Airport’s astonishing growth

Allegiant powers Asheville Regional Airport’s astonishing growth

Allegiant provides 31 percent of all of Asheville’s air service.

by March 7, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Regional Airport report: New airplane parking, security update, more

Asheville Regional Airport report: New airplane parking, security update, more

The airport authority also approved a new fee structure for limo, taxi and Uber drivers.

by February 17, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport usage sets new record

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport usage sets new record

Asheville airport officials are set to begin studies that could lead to construction on expanding the terminal building in a couple of years.

by February 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport updates, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Regional Airport updates, more

Asheville airport officials are set to begin a couple of studies that will likely lead to an expansion of the terminal.

by January 20, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Hang Friday, Steep Canyon Rangers new record, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville Holiday Hang Friday, Steep Canyon Rangers new record, more

Also, Bela Fleck will hold his first-ever banjo camp in the mountains, Toubab Krewe prepares to launch a new album and tour, and much more.

by December 14, 2017 0 comments Asheville Music, 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

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Asheville music club, Ellington Underground, opening soon

Also, the TSA has begin implementing stronger screening procedures for carry-on items at Asheville Regional Airport, and more.

by September 29, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Climate change experts to speak in Asheville Oct. 3

Also, this weekend is grand opening weekend for Polanco, a new Mexican restaurant in downtown Asheville, and more.

by September 15, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: TSA spots loaded gun at Asheville airport checkpoint

The Asheville GreenWorks Root Ball will be held from 6:30-10 p.m. on Sept. 23.

by September 11, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Attorney Devereux meets with Buncombe commissioners

The meeting, in a session that was closed to the public, lasted for more than hour.

by September 6, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Haywood Common restaurant coming to West Asheville

More of what’s going around: -The owners Belly Up Truck food truck have announced that they’re planning to open a brick-and-mortar restaurant at 507 Haywood Road in West Asheville. It will be called Haywood Common. -Sky Zone trampoline park is finally open in south Asheville. Finally. -John Fleer is a finalist for a James Beard Award this year, in the[Read More…]

by March 27, 2017 4 comments Asheville News
Buncombe TDA officials: Tourism strong in 2016, outlook good for ’17

Buncombe TDA officials: Tourism strong in 2016, outlook good for ’17

Local tourism officials are keeping an eye on key measurements of success as a hotel building boom rolls on.

by January 31, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Laura Blackley, performing at the Asheville Regional Airport as part of the pop-up concert/podcast series Music on the Fly.

Asheville airport partnership with Ashvegas wins national marketing award

Music on the Fly, part pop-up concert and party podcast, brings live local music to the airport every month.

by December 19, 2016 3 comments Asheville Music, Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: First Allegiant flight from Asheville to NYC Thursday

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: First Allegiant flight from Asheville to NYC Thursday

Also, Asheville City Councilman Gordon Smith says he’s not seeking appointment to the Buncombe County Board of Commissioners, and much more.

by November 15, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
Construction of 5-story parking deck set to take off at Asheville airport

Construction of 5-story parking deck set to take off at Asheville airport

The $22 million construction project will take a year, with the new deck containing 1,300 spaces.

by September 14, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds direct flight to Newark

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville airport adds direct flight to Newark

Also, Octopus Garden is moving from downtown to the South Slope, a new bridal shop opens in West Asheville, and much more.

by June 28, 2016 111 comments Asheville News
Live, local music arrives at Asheville Regional Airport with podcast partnership

Live, local music arrives at Asheville Regional Airport with podcast partnership

Live, local music at the Asheville Regional Airport.

by May 20, 2016 2 comments Asheville Music, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: I-26 Connector route through Asheville chosen

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: I-26 Connector route through Asheville chosen

Also, the Literacy Council of Buncombe County is looking for volunteers, and much more.

by May 19, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Filming of ‘Dirty Dancing’ remake winds down in WNC

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Filming of ‘Dirty Dancing’ remake winds down in WNC

Also, Manna Food Bank has a new CEO, Skyrunner has been hacked and more.

by May 17, 2016 3 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Visitors are swamping DuPont State Forest

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Visitors are swamping DuPont State Forest

Also, NPR World Cafe host David Dye and a crew were in Asheville recording local musicians for an upcoming show, and more.

by February 22, 2016 5 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New nonstop flight from Asheville to Baltimore-Washington International announced

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New nonstop flight from Asheville to Baltimore-Washington International announced

The Asheville Area Arts Council hosts an art exhibition opening Friday showing the history of the Craven Street site of New Belgium Brewing, and more.

by January 12, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Improvements to air service in Asheville the focus of Jan. 20 meeting

Improvements to air service in Asheville the focus of Jan. 20 meeting

The goal is to continue to improve service at the Asheville Regional Airport as Western North Carolina continues to grow.

by January 6, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wild and Scenic Film Fest set for June 23 in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Wild and Scenic Film Fest set for June 23 in Asheville

The Asheville Regional Airport reminds people to get to the airport early, and more.

by May 26, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Colburn Earth Science Museum on the move in downtown Asheville, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Colburn Earth Science Museum on the move in downtown Asheville, more

Also, Local Flavor AVL has a cool new recharging station at the Asheville Regional Airport.

by January 23, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Monday pub crawl with Guinness and 105.9 The Mountain offers prizes, $2,000 flyaway from Asheville Regional Airport

Monday pub crawl with Guinness and 105.9 The Mountain offers prizes, $2,000 flyaway from Asheville Regional Airport

The Guiness Getaway Pub Crawl will hit Pack’s Tavern, The Biergarden, Scully’s and Rankin Vault on St. Patrick’s Day in Asheville.

by March 12, 2014 0 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas reader: Have Asheville airport flight patterns changed?

A reader wants to know if runway construction is affecting flight patterns.

by August 18, 2012 3 comments Asheville News
Registration still open for 2012 Runway 5k at Asheville Regional Airport

Registration still open for 2012 Runway 5k at Asheville Regional Airport

Run the Asheville Regional Airport runway.

by August 15, 2012 0 comments Asheville events

Get ready to run the runway: Asheville Regional Airport Runway 5k to return in September

A fun event. Press release here on the Runway 5k at Asheville Regional Airport: The Asheville Regional Airport Runway 5k + Aviation Day is back by popular demand! That’s right — last year’s kick-off event celebrating the airport’s 50th anniversary was such a success that we’re bringing it back for 2012, this time with a very special Aviation Day featuring[Read More…]

by June 11, 2012 0 comments Asheville News