Music Festival Kicks Off 2013 Season in the River Arts District. Image ... more
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Ooh La La Curiosity Market is a artist's market to take place in Pritchard Park, located in the center of beautiful downtown Asheville and will showcase the work of more than a dozen local artists. Taking place over six Saturdays in Summer beginning May 25 and continuing on June 15th, July 6th, August 3th & 31th with the final Summer market on Sept. 14th. Hours are 10am-4pm. Ooh La La will feature works by local painters, leather smiths, jewelry makers, potters ,up-cycled crafters, and oth...
Enjoy a weekend of music and sports at this year's festival that celebrates community, athletics and local business. The festival showcases the terrain, environment and unique culture of Asheville, NC and the surrounding mountains. The Mountain Sports Festival is organized by a volunteer group of community oriented citizens dedicated to the presenting of a well balanced series of events that encourages participation on all levels.
Orchids will herald the start of Biltmore's bloom season, March 21 through May 31. The stunning floral displays - featuring nearly 100,000 tulips - across the estate celebrate the majesty of Fredrick Law Olmsted's legacy as Biltmore's master horticulture planner. To plan your trip, check Biltmore's seasonal Bloom Report to see what's coming into color. Biltmore's restaurants will feature special menu items, with the Winery offering a commemorative spring wine and wine seminars.
The Health Adventure welcomes Nano – the study of very small things. Nano is an interactive exhibition that engages family audiences in nanoscale science, engineering, and technology. Hands-on exhibits present the basics of nanoscience and engineering, introduce some real world applications, and explore the societal and ethical implications of this new technology. Nano was created by the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Network) with support from the National Science Fou...
Experiment with science at The Health Adventure! Join us for interactive activities led by our museum facilitators - held twice each Saturday at 12:00 noon and again at 3:00 pm. These programs are sure to be engaging for all ages! Weekly programs and traveling exhibits are free with museum admission or membership. Check our online calendar for program themes and special events.
Two beloved American icons come to life in Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home, The exhibit encourages families to spend time together outdoors and inspires children to discover and care for the natural resources that sustain our world – our home sweet home. "Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home" was developed by The Betty Brinn Children's Museum of Milwaukee in collaboration with the US Forest Service. It is free with museum admission or membership. For mo...
Join us as children and families gather around to enjoy a story and related activity to bring the magic of reading to life! Open up an adventure and engage your children through the imaginative world of stories, characters, education and entertainment! Weekly programs and traveling exhibits are free with museum admission or membership. Check our online calendar for program themes and special events.
Come out to experience Western North Carolina's great adventure of flight lead by the most experienced adventure outfitter in the south, Wildwater and Adventure America Zipline Canopy Tour's. Asheville Zipline Canopy Adventures is their newest and …more
Appalachian Mountain Institute provides you with a fun and exciting outdoor adventure on the cliffs of North Carolina. AMI climbing guides are happy to work with beginning climbers and advanced climbers to provide you with a unique rock climbing …more
Downtown Asheville's Newest Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
The Asheville Drum Circle is a 9-year tradition and the coming-together of local citizens to dance and play music. Bring a percussive instrument, and you can play too!
Asheville’s original locally owned & operated trolley tour. All tickets are 2-day passes with unlimited hop on and off privileges. Tour through Montford Historic District, with lovely Queen Ann historic homes & the exquisite Grove Park Inn Resort and …more