The coffeehouse giant's search once again brings up the controversial topic of whether big chains should be welcome in downtown Asheville.
The property includes four buildings on two of Asheville's most eclectic streets, Broadway and Lexington Avenue.
A funeral-style procession march past the stores will drive home the protesters' point.
Free People's hippie aesthetic, popular with twenty-something women, may be coming to downtown Asheville.
The planned 8,400-square-foot store is scheduled to be open before the end of the year.
The retail chains and hotel chains are coming, downtown Asheville, so deal with it.
The women's clothing boutique, which is owned by Urban Outfitters, opened a new store earlier this year in Greenville, S.C.
Businesses face renaming after Urban Outfitters, Amazing Savings of NY take trademark action.
Waking Life Espresso will set up inside Urban Outfitters and offer a one-time-only coffee. Saturday's brew - heirloom varieties from a farm in Ethiopia.