Joe Lasher Jr.
The Big South and the Southern Conference basketball tournaments will play games in Asheville this week starting on Thursday.
Also, there's an amazing pop-up show at Horse + Hero with an artist reception on Friday, and more.
Also, Richard Patino and Jannette Montenegro are the new owners of the Cotton Mill Studios, and more.
Here's a look at some of what's happening this weekend around Asheville.
Events include the Downtown Dribble for children, a Cancer Awareness Day and an event honoring local veterans and law enforcement officers.
Also, Buxton Hall Barbecue has announced it is opening a restaurant-within-a-restaurant, called The Remingtin Room, in March, and much more.
Also, Octopus Garden is moving from downtown to the South Slope, a new bridal shop opens in West Asheville, and much more.
The Independence Day celebration will also feature local country music singer Joe Lasher Jr., the Ultimate Air Dogs and more.