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Special Events

Halloween Masquerade Party

  • October 31, 2014
  • Address: 32 South Lexington Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Frisk & frolic with Asheville's wild & beautiful creatures of the night in a decadent nocturnal cocktail bar. GENERAL ADMISSION - $68 per Person Two complimentary drinks; choice of Beer, Wine or Signature Cocktail. Hors d’Oeuvre from 9pm – 11pm Cash Bar All Night Live DJ Set/Dancing Costume Attire & Prizes Best Costume Prize – 2 FREE Dinners Magician & Tarot Card Reading Complimentary Coat check Limited Seating Available VIP ADMISSION - $98 per Person All Gene...

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Slam Up: Same Brain Tour

  • October 20, 2014
  • Location: NYS3
  • Address: 2002 Riverside Dr., Asheville, NC 28804

Upright Citizens Brigade meets Def Poetry Jam meets comedy-folk duo Garfunkel & Oates in Cali Bulmash and Emily Lowinger’s genderfunk cabaret. Strap in for a musical ride through the many shades of love: requited, unrequited, gay, straight, queer, or, well, just "creative." The duo has performed all over the country and appeared in this year's New York International Fringe Festival. They are on an East Coast Tour promoting their first album ever, Same Brain.


  • October 20, 2014
  • Location: UNC Asheville's Sherrill Center
  • Address: One University Heights, Asheville, NC 28804

Join UNC Asheville and the North Carolina Center for Health and Wellness as we host the fifth annual Well-A-Bration Monday, October 20th. Well-A-Bration is a unique UNC Asheville recognition and a celebration of the roles healthful living and wellness play in the achievement of individual, campus and community well-being. The event features cooking and exercise programs, healthy lab open houses, and the Fifth Annual Student-Run Health Fair. This year's Well-A-Bration coincides with National Heal...

Tot Time

For pre-school aged students accompanied by an adult. Come discover the art of play in our interactive Art PLAYce for Children! A monthly program for pre-school aged children occurring on the third Tuesday of each month. Each month will feature a fun activity designed especially for our young visitors plus time to explore the Museum galleries.

Bradley Carter & Friends

Treat yourself to: Bluegrass/Old-time/Americana Bradley Carter is a musician with a lot of irons in the fire. A guitarist influenced and versed in everything from Bluegrass, Jazz, Rock, and Classical. A bluegrass banjoist who can play with the traditionalists as well as the jamgrassers. A songwriter as equally influenced by The Beatles as The Carter Family.. A composer who has scored several documentaries. A performer who brings together elements of John Hartford, Norman Blake, and Gillian Welch...

Waterfalls 'n Wine Fall Tour

  • October 22, 2014
  • Location: Pisgah National Forest & Brevard, NC

With over 250 waterfalls within Transylvania County, it’s no wonder that you don’t know where to start looking for them! We’ll guide you to some of the most sought-after and accessible of the bunch, leaving room for some education on the unique history of Pisgah National Forest, and of course some stellar leaf watching! We’ll end the trip in beautiful downtown Brevard with a private wine tasting at Broad Street Wines. Make the most of Autumn in the Mountains!

Carolina Ceili Celtic/Irish Music

High-energy Irish/celtic show.

Govinda Featuring "Wellness," A New Mountain Movement

New Earth MUZiQ and Innercise Yoga Present: "Wellness" A New Mountain Movement, featuring Govinda and more! Thursday, October 23, 2014 Doors open at 5pm Tix: $12 in advance // $15 DOS Mission: New Earth Musiq & Innercise Yoga Wellness Movement events incorporate yoga and meditation, mindful conversation, and conscious music to unite the dimensions of wellness for an invigorating and uplifting experience aimed to transform the conscious body, mind, and Spirit and the space that surr...

Keys N Krates / gLAdiator plus Thugli

Keys N Krates formed as the brainchild of drummer Adam Tune, synth/keyboard aficionado David Matisse and internationally award-winning turntablist Jr. Flo. The Toronto trio came together in 2008 with the desire to bring their blend of live electronic instrumentation to the stage. They’ve often been referred to as the worlds only “trap band,” a title they reluctantly accept. Tune says it best: “At the end of the day, people are going to call us whatever they want. We are r...

Live Music Thursday with Carver & Carmody

When Michael “Country” Carver and Mare Carmody harmonize together, their voices and guitar styles create a blend of country, blues, and Southern rock. Enjoy their covers of classics and original songs.

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