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A Midsummer Night’s Feast

  • September 29, 2014
  • Location: The Hub
  • Address: 278 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806

The dream team of local food organizations, including the French Broad Food Coop, Organic Growers School, Hickory Nut Gap Farm, Green Sage Café, RAD & West Asheville Tailgate Markets, are partnering to announce the benefit to fund a project bringing bulk organic animal feed to WNC. The Midsummer Night's Feast is an organic, locally grown, farm-to-table extravaganza, including a sit-down meal, film screening of the movie "GMO OMG" and a panel discussion featuring leaders ...

Asheville Greek Festival

  • September 26, 2014 - September 28, 2014
  • Location: Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Historic Montford
  • Address: 227 Cumberland Ave., Asheville, NC 28801
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily

Three days of fun at the Asheville Greek Festival. Wonderful homemade Greek food and pastries, Greek dancing, Greek beer and wine, cultural demonstrations, church tours, kids' rides..come and get a taste of Greece right in Asheville.

Asheville Science Tavern

  • October 11, 2014
  • Location: Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar
  • Address: 1 Page Avenue #101, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Venue:  Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday

Eat, drink, meet and greet with fellow science lovers, then join a scientist for a brief talk and discussion about science. THIS MONTH: Climate scientist Rob Young presents: "The Crisis over climate change and rising seas: America's complete political failure to adapt or mitigate." For more info, go to and search for "Asheville Science Tavern." Eat and greet at 6 p.m., talk at 7 p.m. A $5 ($2 for students) covers our expenses.

Blossman BBQ & Country Fest

  • October 18, 2014
  • Location: Blossman Propane Gas, Appliance & Service Asheville Store
  • Address: 170 Sweeten Creek Road, , NC 28803

Grand Re-Opening of Asheville's Blossman Propane Gas, Service & Appliance branch (from the Candler store location).  Featuring: Webos BBQ food truck (15% of food proceeds go to Meals on Wheels)  Deep River - live country music 12-2 p.m.  99.9 KISS Country - live remote 2-4 p.m. Blossman's Tiny House- an all Propane Green Home" propane educational tiny house  Fun activities for the kids including a "Touch a Truck" event. Donations accepted at ...

Roaring 20's - ARC Event

This annual event is attended by some 300 hundred people and includes dynamic prizes including a grand prize drawing of $10,000 and an impeccable silent auction. Cost of admission is $250.00 for two and includes dinner, spirits, and automatic inclusion in drawing for prizes. To purchase a ticket contact The Arc of Buncombe County at 828-253-1255.

ASAP’s 2014 Farm Tour

  • September 20, 2014 - September 21, 2014
  • Location: Various Farms Throughout WNC

On Sept. 20 and 21, the gates and barns of 37 Appalachian Grown-certified farms across Western North Carolina will open to the public for ASAP's annual Farm Tour. The self-guided tour offers a chance for locals and visitors alike to learn how food grows, taste farm-fresh products, see farm animals, and meet the community's food and fiber producers. Advance passes are on sale now for $25 at and at select area businesses and tailgate markets (a list of vendors can be found o...

Asheville Oktoberfest

  • October 11, 2014
  • Location: Coxe Avenue, Downtown Asheville
  • Address: Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

The Asheville Downtown Association’s Oktoberfest eturns on Saturday, October 11 from 1pm to 6pm on Coxe Avenue on downtown Asheville’s south slope. Tickets will go on sale Monday, August 1 at noon for $30. Ticket prices will increase to $35 on Sept. 1 and to $40 on Oct. 1. Oktoberfest is a 21 and over festival, we encourage you to leave the kids at home. If you must bring children, those 8 and up must have a designated driver ticket. Children under 7 will be admitted free. Designated...

Farmer & Chef South and Biltmore Present Cooking Light’s Mary Beth Shaddix

  • October 5, 2014
  • Location: Lioncrest at Biltmore
  • Address: One Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803
  • Venue:  Biltmore

A "Pick Fresh" Talk, Tasting and Book Signing Sunday, Oct. 5th, 5-7 p.m. Lioncrest at Biltmore Mary Beth Shaddix's work can be seen regularly in Cooking Light, featuring the kitchen garden, on national retailer sites, and in regional magazines. Her first book, The Cooking Light Pick Fresh Cookbook, launched nationwide April 2013. Come sample cookbook recipes and enjoy a panel discussion on gardening, sustainability, cooking and artisan production featuring Mary Beth Shaddix, Bilt...

Official Tube-ocalypse Zombie Float After Party

  • September 20, 2014
  • Location: Salvage Station
  • Address: 665 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

SALVAGE STATION INVITES ZOMBIE FLOAT REVELERS TO ALL-DAY CELEBRATION The Salvage Station, Asheville’s newest riverfront concert and event space, is proud to announce a free all-day celebration and official after-party for the “Tube-ocalypse: Zombie Float and World Record Attempt!” being held in conjunction with the local non-profit, Western North Carolina Alliance. The event will take place on Saturday, September 20th from 9:30am - 6 pm with parking, food trucks, local brews an...

The 2014 HardLox Jewish Food & Heritage Festival

  • October 19, 2014
  • Location: Pack Square Park
  • Address: 1 W Pack Square #513, Asheville, NC 28801
  • Venue:  Pack Square Park

The 12th-annual HardLox, Asheville's Jewish Food and Heritage Festival in Pack Square in historic downtown Asheville, North Carolina, will take place on Sunday, Oct. 19th. Come and enjoy delicious Jewish food, meet Asheville's Jewish community, and listen to fabulous entertainment.  At this year's HardLox Festival there will be lots of great traditional Jewish food, Israeli dancing, crafts, a Kids Zone, klezmer music and lots more. Dogs are not allowed at HardLox - city ordinance. ...

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