Post Tagged with: "Biltmore Avenue"

Asheville development roundup: New Haywood Street condos planned, more

Asheville development roundup: New Haywood Street condos planned, more

Also, plans for the major redevelopment of the Sears property at the Asheville Mall have once again been continued, and more.

by October 18, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Our Global Table world food pop-up Sunday, more

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Our Global Table world food pop-up Sunday, more

Also, MG Road is closing and morphing into a new lobby bar for Chai Pani restaurant, and more.

by July 19, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
New dance club, Room to Dance, coming to downtown Asheville

New dance club, Room to Dance, coming to downtown Asheville

The new dance club planned for Biltmore Avenue appears to be targeting a slightly older demographic than your typical nightclub.

by July 8, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
The new Family Lodge hotel building approved for Biltmore Avenue is shown here at center between the Wild Wing Cafe restaurant at left and a new luxury condominium building, which is currently under construction, at right.

A divided Asheville City Council approves 56-room hotel in downtown

During the public comment portion of Tuesday night’s meeting, no member of the public spoke against the project.

by March 26, 2019 6 comments Asheville News
Hotel proposal withdrawn as Asheville City Council signals growing opposition

Hotel proposal withdrawn as Asheville City Council signals growing opposition

“We are above and beyond our need for hotels in this city,” Councilman Brian Haynes said Tuesday night.

by October 23, 2018 14 comments Asheville News
Asheville Downtown Commission votes against Biltmore Ave hotel project

Asheville Downtown Commission votes against Biltmore Ave hotel project

The hotel proposal moves on the Asheville Planning & Zoning Commission for review.

by October 16, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Urban Orchard opens Asheville South Slope spot

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Urban Orchard opens Asheville South Slope spot

Also, PennyCup Coffee’s new north Asheville coffee shop is open, and much more.

by October 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville area fall leaf color predictions are here

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville area fall leaf color predictions are here

Also, the Continental Lounge restaurant opens on Friday, and more.

by August 30, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Two Asheville hotel projects proposed for Biltmore Avenue

Two Asheville hotel projects proposed for Biltmore Avenue

One is designed as an extended stay hotel; the other has 56 rooms spread across three historic structures and one new building.

by August 7, 2018 5 comments Asheville News
Jason Walls, a spokesman for Duke Energy, shows off plans for a new gas insulated electrical substation to be built at the corner of Patton and Clingman avenues in downtown Asheville.

In Asheville, Duke Energy unveils plans for first gas insulated electrical substation

Duke Energy on Wednesday unveiled renderings and more details about a gas insulated electrical substation that it plans to build at the busy corner of Patton and Clingman avenues in downtown Asheville. The electrical substation, technical known as a gas insulated switchgear substation, will be the first of its kind every constructed by the utility, according to Robert Sipes, vice[Read More…]

by August 2, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville chef Fleer to helm new Iron & Clay restaurant

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville chef Fleer to helm new Iron & Clay restaurant

Also, the new Continental Lounge restaurant on Biltmore Avenue is shooting for an early August opening, and more.

by July 24, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Mainstay Suites

Three more new hotels in the works for Asheville

Meantime, the new Foundry Hotel project is the next big downtown hotel racing to get open by the fall tourism season.

by July 17, 2018 7 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville urban farmer wants to use bow hunters to thin deer herd

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville urban farmer wants to use bow hunters to thin deer herd

Also, the owner of a downtown Asheville pizza shop complained that loiterers along Biltmore Avenue are hurting his business.

by May 16, 2018 3 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Former Asheville chef Shastri plans new downtown restaurant

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Former Asheville chef Shastri plans new downtown restaurant

Also, there’s a big cornhole tournament coming this summer to Harrah’s Cherokee Casino, and more.

by May 9, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police investigate after human remains found

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville police investigate after human remains found

Also, Walter Wells, who owned and operated the Well Groomed Barber Shop on Biltmore Avenue for half a century, died recently.

by February 5, 2018 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Lucky Otter restaurant to close in West Asheville

Also, details about 2018 AIR Passports on sale now, the 2018 Asheville Restaurant Week and much more.

by December 26, 2017 1 comment Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Causal Pint to open in south Asheville

Also, Madison Pot Pie is moving from Marshall to Woodfin, and much more.

by September 20, 2017 2 comments Asheville News
145 Biltmore Ave.

New condo building for short-term rentals planned in downtown Asheville

It’s not a hotel, and it’s not exactly just condos.

by September 8, 2017 11 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New Belgium begins buildout of water treatment facility

In other new, TEDxAsheville returns in September and advance tickets are on sale now for the Mountain State Fair.

by July 25, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: New bottle shop, Craft Centric, coming to south Asheville

Also, hike the Highlands of Roan this Saturday on a free walk led by the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy.

by June 13, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Shipt to start Asheville grocery delivery service

Also, tickets are on sale

by February 17, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Karmasonics indy music shop in downtown Asheville to close after 22-year run

Karmasonics indy music shop in downtown Asheville to close after 22-year run

The downtown shop was Asheville’s longest-lived independent music shop.

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: More tacos coming to Asheville as Mountain Madre, BarTaco prepare to open

Also, the Asheville Art Museum is planning to open temporary offices on Biltmore Avenue, and much more.

by October 31, 2016 6 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Sonora restaurant, Crucible bar now open in Asheville

Also, Crucible bar in the River Arts District is open, and much more.

by October 25, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
French Broad Food Co-op buys adjacent land in downtown Asheville

French Broad Food Co-op buys adjacent land in downtown Asheville

The co-op has been seeking a development partner to help it build a bigger store, and much more, on property it owns in the heart of downtown.

Sneak peek at Curate’s restaurant expansion in Asheville

Sneak peek at Curate’s restaurant expansion in Asheville

Also, there is new seating and restaurant space at the Curate sister restaurant, Nightbell.

by August 2, 2016 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Construction on Mission Health’s massive new building set to begin

Construction on Mission Health’s massive new building set to begin

Biltmore Avenue lane closures and sidewalk closures are coming up, so be prepared.

by April 11, 2016 2 comments Asheville News, feature
French Broad Food Co-op announces major expansion plans for downtown Asheville

French Broad Food Co-op announces major expansion plans for downtown Asheville

The co-op has issued a request for proposals to expand along Biltmore Avenue.

Updated: Laurey’s restaurant in downtown Asheville is closing

Updated: Laurey’s restaurant in downtown Asheville is closing

Adam and Emily Thome, who have worked at the restaurant, are working on a business plan on their own, new, catering operation.

Word on the street: Foam and Fabric on Biltmore in downtown Asheville to close

Word on the street: Foam and Fabric on Biltmore in downtown Asheville to close

Could the property be redeveloped for yet another downtown hotel?

by December 2, 2014 30 comments Asheville News
Confirmed: Hi-Wire Brewing in Asheville to open new production facility near Biltmore Village

Confirmed: Hi-Wire Brewing in Asheville to open new production facility near Biltmore Village

It’s the massive building is right behind one of Asheville’s best beer and wine stores, Appalachian Vintner.

by September 12, 2014 6 comments Asheville beer, Asheville News
Word on the street: Biltmore Avenue property is site for new Duke Energy substation

Word on the street: Biltmore Avenue property is site for new Duke Energy substation

The old Matthews Ford property at 325 Biltmore Ave. just south of downtown has been vacant for years.

by April 23, 2014 5 comments Asheville News
Biscuit Head owners to open second location on Biltmore Avenue in Asheville

Biscuit Head owners to open second location on Biltmore Avenue in Asheville

The new restaurant, in the former Tomato Jam Cafe location on Biltmore Avenue, should be open in June or July.

by April 8, 2014 6 comments Asheville food and drink
PHOTOS New mural at White Duck Taco in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS New mural at White Duck Taco in downtown Asheville

Check out the new work of Gus Cutty and Ishmael.

by March 24, 2014 5 comments Asheville arts
White Duck Taco restaurant owners target downtown Asheville for second local taco shop

White Duck Taco restaurant owners target downtown Asheville for second local taco shop

The owners of the popular River Arts District taco shop are taking preliminary steps to take over the former Circle in the Square location on Biltmore Avenue.

by February 25, 2014 9 comments Asheville food and drink
Laurey Mastertonn in her kitchen at Laurey's Catering on Biltmore Avenue in Asheville in 2009. / Photo by Jason Sandford

UPDATED: Laurey Masterton, Asheville activist, entrepreneur, dies after long fight with cancer

Masterton, a pioneer downtown business owner, was known for living her life by the catchphrase “Don’t postpone joy.”

by February 16, 2014 13 comments Asheville News
Hannah Flannagan’s moving from Biltmore Ave. spot in downtown Asheville

Hannah Flannagan’s moving from Biltmore Ave. spot in downtown Asheville

The location is going to be renovated, while Hannah Flannagan’s looks for a new location.

UPDATED: Asheville arts council sells downtown building to Curate restaurant owners

UPDATED: Asheville arts council sells downtown building to Curate restaurant owners

The Asheville Area Arts Council is also undergoing a strategic planning process its executive director says will make it stronger.

by December 30, 2013 6 comments Asheville food and drink
City of Asheville issues nationwide call for new public art piece above Aloft Hotel parking garage exit

City of Asheville issues nationwide call for new public art piece above Aloft Hotel parking garage exit

The 51 Biltmore public art project is “intended to enhance the sense of local identity in downtown Asheville,” according to the call.

by September 17, 2013 12 comments Asheville arts
New electronic sign and entrance for Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville

New electronic sign and entrance for Diana Wortham Theatre in Asheville

The Biltmore Avenue entrance features non-animated screens and LED lighting.

by March 26, 2013 7 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
Seven Sows: New downtown restaurant will open in March, shares menu, hours

Seven Sows: New downtown restaurant will open in March, shares menu, hours

Asheville’s got a hungry eye on the new venture from a foodie supergroup of veterans of Blind Pig, Zambra and The Admiral.

New electronic sign, front entrance coming on Biltmore Ave. for Diana Wortham

New electronic sign, front entrance coming on Biltmore Ave. for Diana Wortham

There’s a new box office in the works for the theater, too.

by December 22, 2012 0 comments Asheville News
Wicked Weed to debut its beer Friday at Thirsty Monk; Wicked Weed menu released

Wicked Weed to debut its beer Friday at Thirsty Monk; Wicked Weed menu released

The People’s Choice winner at Brewgrass 2012 at last debuts its brews to the public, and here’s a peek at their menu.

New yoga studio, Go Yoga Asheville, to open, specialize in Baptiste Power Yoga

New yoga studio, Go Yoga Asheville, to open, specialize in Baptiste Power Yoga

The studio is opening at 65-A Biltmore Ave., next to the Aloft Hotel and beneath Laurey’s Deli.

by December 17, 2012 2 comments Asheville food and drink
Asheville Beer Guy: Wicked Weed could be open Dec. 21, beer-making starts

Asheville Beer Guy: Wicked Weed could be open Dec. 21, beer-making starts

The downtown brewery on Biltmore Avenue has local beer underway.

by November 8, 2012 1 comment Asheville beer
Blackbird Restaurant to open Tuesday night

Blackbird Restaurant to open Tuesday night

Originally hoping for a Saturday debut, the restaurant on the Aloft ground floor now says Tuesday night.

by October 12, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink
UPDATED, OPENING MOVED BACK INDEFINITELY Asheville Scene: Blackbird restaurant to open downtown on Oct. 13

UPDATED, OPENING MOVED BACK INDEFINITELY Asheville Scene: Blackbird restaurant to open downtown on Oct. 13

The Blackbird opening has been pushed back. No date yet. Stay tuned.

by October 9, 2012 0 comments Asheville food and drink
Photos: New restaurant, Chestnut, opens in downtown Asheville

Photos: New restaurant, Chestnut, opens in downtown Asheville

Chestnut offers American cuisine in a beautifully renovated space across Biltmore Avenue from the Aloft Hotel.

by September 28, 2012 6 comments Asheville food and drink
Wicked Weed Brewing a big hit at Asheville’s Brewgrass 2012

Wicked Weed Brewing a big hit at Asheville’s Brewgrass 2012

Wicked Weed Brewing in Asheville isn’t even open yet, but interest was high in WW’s beer at Saturday’s Brewgrass.

Portion of Biltmore Avenue to be closed tonight, Friday for bridge installation

Portion of Biltmore Avenue to be closed tonight, Friday for bridge installation

Attention drivers: a part of busy Biltmore Avenue near Mission Hospital will be closed from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. tonight, Friday.

by August 14, 2012 0 comments Asheville News