Asheville Event List

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Adventure Summer Day Camp - ages 8-15

Each day, campers will get to experience a different adventure at the Adventure Center of Asheville and Wildwater, Ltd. including: Asheville Treetops … more

Asheville Gallery of Art June Artist of the Month Show: “Soul of Place: Images Inspired by the Places We Love”

The Asheville Gallery of Art welcomes June with the show “Soul of Place: Images Inspired by the Places We Love,” featuring the landscape paintings of … more

At First Light: NCGC Lighting Invitational

North Carolina Glass Center invites you to bask in the glow of our new lighting exhibition ‘At First Light: NCGC Lighting Invitational’. Glass and … more

Biltmore: Stickwork by Patrick Dougherty

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Biltmore
  • Address: One Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803

A unique-to-Biltmore, large-scale outdoor sculpture will be crafted and installed in Antler Hill Village this spring by Patrick Dougherty. Over the … more

Day Out With Thomas

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Tweetsie Railroad
  • Address: 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane, US 321, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Experience everyone's favorite train like never before as Thomas the Tank Engine chugs his way through the NC Mountains. Children can ride behind … more

Hot Pepper Series

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Ginger's Revenge
  • Address: 829 Riverside Drive, Suite 100, Asheville, NC 28801

In this series of small batch releases coming throughout late spring and early summer, we are hoping to surprise and delight with a little bit of … more

Keyser Siso Recent Works - Art Show

Siso's art explores a variety of subjects, from politics to human relationships. "My artistic work is made of several topics, to which I resort … more

Kolo Bike Park Summer Day Camp

At the Kolo Bike Summer Camp, campers will ride daily on purpose-built mountain bike trails and skill elements designed for all levels of rider to … more

Kolo Bike Park Summer Kiddie Camp

Kolo Kiddie Camp is all the fun of our kolo flow summer camp, but for the littlest shredder. Experience a week-long day camp focused on easing campers … more

Mel Chin's Wake

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Open Space
  • Address: 44 Collier Ave, Asheville, NC 28801

Wake, Mel Chin’s giant animatronic sculpture, installed in New York City’s Times Square last summer, will be on view in Asheville through March 15, … more

Paddling, Hiking, Mountain Biking and Rock Climbing Day Trips with REI Experiences

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Throughout Western NC
  • Address: Various Locations, Asheville, NC 28801

Join REI Experiences in Asheville for a day of kayaking, stand up paddleboarding, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, rock climbing, or backcountry … more

Totally Rad Trivia at Highland Brewing

Join us every Monday 6-8pm in the Taproom for socially distanced, Totally Rad Trivia with Mitch Fortune! Free to play. No more than 6 people per team. … more

VIRTUAL: 20th Anniversary Bicycle Film Festival

  • June 14, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: The 20th Anniversary of Bicycle Film Festival is going virtual! BFF is arriving back in Asheville. BFF Asheville #2 June 4 – 14 Hosted … more

Water: Beautiful Powerful Shimmering

WATER: Beautiful Powerful Shimmering June 3 – 24, 2021 Opens on our website: June 1, 2021 at 11 AM Opens in the gallery: June 3, 2021 at 11 AM … more

Magnetic in the (Smoky) Park

  • June 15, 2021
  • Venue:  Smoky Park Supper Club
  • Address: 350 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

The Magnetic Theatre’s Outdoor Variety Show Returns to Smoky Park Supper Club. The Magnetic Theatre is thrilled to announce the return of their … more

Open Mic at Vintage Kava

  • June 15, 2021
  • Venue:  Vintage Kava
  • Address: 141 Reems Creek Road, Weaverville, NC 28787

Come share your talent with the community! All acts welcome (music, jokes, dancing, poetry, storytelling, etc). Stop by to sign up for your slot! … more

River Arts District Tip-Based Sightseeing Walking Tour

For years, the River Arts District or "RAD," has been a popular spot for visitors; however, many guests arrive with the question: "What do we do once … more

Robert's Totally Rad Trivia

Robert's Totally Rad Trivia is at French Broad River Brewery every Tuesday starting at 7:00PM! Six rounds of Pop Culture Trivia, a physical challenge, … more

Trivia Tuesday

Join us every Tuesday night at 7:00 pm for free trivia hosted by Not Rocket Science and a chance to win $10, $20, or $30 gift certificates to Down … more

VIRTUAL: Tarot Tuesdays

  • June 15, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: Tarot Tuesdays Interested in Tarot, but not sure exactly what to expect? Introducing a NEW way to explore the world of tarot: Tarot Tuesdays, … more

West Asheville Tailgate Market

  • June 15, 2021
  • Venue:  Grace Baptist Church Parking Lot
  • Address: 718 Haywood Road , Asheville, NC 28806

We have opened for the season! Tuesdays from 3:30pm - 6:30pm. All the same rules and safety guidelines as last year! Please help keep the vendors and … more

Yoga in the Meadow

We’re going to be kicking off Great Outdoors month with yoga in the Meadow hosted by our Production Manager & Yoga Instructor Extraordinaire, … more

Yoga in the Meadow at Highland Brewing

We’re going to be kicking off Great Outdoors month with yoga in the Meadow hosted by our Production Manager & Yoga Instructor Extraordinaire, … more

Beauty Parlor Comedy featuring Jasmine Ellis

Wednesday night comedy in the Beauty Parlor with the one and only Jasmine Ellis! Jasmine Ellis is a Stand Up Comedian, Entertainment Journalist and … more

Mountaintop Yoga & Meditation Hike in Asheville

Unplug, unwind, and reconnect with yourself as you relax into the wisdom and beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains. 3hrs, 2 miles, all-levels yoga, … more

River Arts District Farmers Market

  • June 16, 2021
  • Venue:  River Arts District Farmers Market
  • Address: 289 Lyman Street, Asheville , NC 28801

Our farmers and growers and makers have been working hard to provide you with food for the upcoming week so grab your hat and boots, and come on out … more

Robert's Totally Rad Trivia

  • June 16, 2021
  • Venue:  12 Bones Brewing
  • Address: 2350 Hendersonville Road, Arden, NC 28704

Totally Rad Trivia invades 12 Bones South every Wednesday evening for two hours of Pop Culture Trivia. Grab a beer, some BBQ and buckle in for some … more

Weaverville Tailgate Market

We grow, make or raise what we sell! The Weaverville Tailgaite Market takes pride in bringing you locally grown vegetables, meats, breads, fruits, … more

Chris Knight - Live at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre!

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
  • Address: 100 Gay St, Asheville, NC 28801

Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre welcomes Chris Knight to the stage in #Asheville for an intimate performance on June 17th, 2021. Don't miss a rare chance … more

Dog Treat Decorating Class

Decorate a dozen of your own take-home dog treats with Jackie from 3 Eggs Cakery of Asheville! … more

Enka-Candler Tailgate Market

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  A-B Tech Enka Campu
  • Address: 1465 Sand Hill Road , Candler, NC 28715

Spring has SPRUNG! And while it's true we've been a bit quiet on here, we have been seriously busy bees behind the scenes, lining up vendors, securing … more

Lawn Concert with CaroMia Tiller & Rahm Mandelkorn

Asheville staples CaroMia Tiller and Rahm Mandelkorn join forces for an evening of good vibes and even better songs. We'll share some new originals … more

Mountaintop Sunset Yoga Hike

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Shared After Booking

Is there anything more spectacular than watching a sunset? We daresay there is…just join us for a hiking yoga experience at sunset and we promise the … more

Sly Grog Sunset Market

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Sly Grog Lounge
  • Address: 271 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Every 3rd Thursday from 5PM to 9PM! An eclectic market filled with vintage, upcycled, punk, sporty, festy fashion, local art, crafts and oddities! … more

Sunset Rooftop Comedy Shows in Downtown Asheville

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Rabbit Rabbit
  • Address: 75 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Slice of Life Comedy & Disclaimer Lounge present: Sunset Rooftop Standup Comedy by Local Professional Comics EVERY THURSDAY at Rabbit RabbitCome … more

When All God's Children Get Together Exhibit

Based on a book of the same name, Ann Miller Woodford's exhibit, "When All God's Children Get Together: A Celebration of the Lives and Music of … more

Yarn

  • June 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Yarn will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, June 17th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 7:00pm. This is a … more

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Montford Park Players Heats up with A Midsummer Night's Dream A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare Produced by Montford Park Players at … more

Blown Glass demonstrations with Andrew Montrie

Appalachian Craft Center has been located in downtown Asheville for forty years. We sell crafts from over 150 artists mostly located in NC. We will … more

Bygone Blues with Peggy Ratuz and Aaron Price

Winners of the Charlotte Blues Society’s 2016 Blues Challenge and Semi-finalists at the 37th annual International Blues Challenge 2017, Peggy and … more

East Asheville Tailgate Market

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Groce United Methodist Church
  • Address: 954 Tunnel Road , Asheville, NC 28805

The East Asheville Tailgate Market was started in 2007 and has served the greater East Asheville community ever since! Running from May - October, you … more

Enamel a Silver Charm

Come make an adorable all sterling silver charm with the enamel color of your choice in this 1 hour workshop. Choose from a few bird styles, as well … more

Family Friendly Forest Bathing

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

Too much screen time? Feeling disconnected even though you’re together alllllll the time? Introducing a NEW way to explore our wild world together. … more

Fridays at the Folk Art Center

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Folk Art Center
  • Address: Blue Ridge Parkway Milepost 382, Asheville, NC 28805

Blue Ridge Parkway Fridays at the Folk Art Center“Peregrines of the Parkway” Join a Parkway ranger at 7:30 pm on Friday, June 18th and dive into the … more

Getaway Comedy with Drew Morgan & DJ Lewis

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Getaway River Bar
  • Address: 790 Riverside Drive, asheville, NC 28801

Drew Morgan (Comedy Central) and DJ Lewis (CMT) from the Liberal Rednecks tour are coming to touch your hearts and butts (with permission) at Getaway … more

Ghost-Note

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Ghost-Note (headed by Snarky Puppy’s multi Grammy–winning percussion duo of Robert Sput Searight and Nate Werth) will be performing LIVE on the … more

GRINDfest

GRINDfest is Asheville’s celebration of Black Business and Entrepreneurship. It highlights the business acumen and contributions of Black people. … more

Hammock Yoga Nidra Event

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Carrier Park
  • Address: 220 Amboy Road, Asheville, NC 28806

Hammock Yoga Nidra Event + Giveaway Sponsored by Merrell and ENO Hammocks at Carrier Park Release stress and relax your body & mind with a guided … more

Silver Stacking Rings

  • June 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Ignite Jewelry Studios
  • Address: 191 Lyman Street, Suite #262, Riverview Station, Asheville, NC 28801

Spend 2 hours as a jeweler! We will work with silver wire to create a set of three textured stacking rings. Learn the techniques you need to fuse the … more

Adventure Center of Asheville- Twilight in the Treetops- Night Climbs

Watch the world transform from dusk to night while climbing in the trees at our Asheville Treetops Adventure Park. Trails will be illuminated to give … more

Asheville Art in the Park

Asheville Art in the Park will once again be providing access to some of the finest artists in the region with it’s market series now in its third … more

Asheville City Market

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  A-B Tech Campus Bailey Student Center
  • Address: 340 Victoria Road, Asheville, NC 28801

We hope to see you there! During the COVID-19 pandemic, the ASAP Farmers Market is operating in place of Asheville City Market's downtown and Biltmore … more

Asheville Juneteenth Celebration (TOGETHER WE STAND)

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Martin Luther King Jr. Park
  • Address: 50 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive , Asheville, NC 28801

Celebrate freedom with the greater Community of Asheville. We will pay honor to our enslaved ancestors while enjoying awesome food and festivities. … more

Black Mountain Tailgate Market

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  First Baptist Church Parking Lot
  • Address: 130 Montreat Road, Black Mountain, NC

The Black Mountain Tailgate Market is a seasonal Saturday morning community event, open from May through November from 9 am to noon. We are a … more

Black Wall Street MarketPlace

The Black Wall Street Marketplace at GRIND AVL in the River Arts District, every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This Marketplace is a great … more

Comedy with Drew Morgan & DJ Lewis at Beauty Academy

Drew Morgan (Comedy Central) and DJ Lewis (CMT) are coming to touch your hearts and butts (with permission) at Asheville Beauty Academy! Co-hosts of … more

Cooking with Local Wine

Appalachia is home of the finest wineries and vineyards. Using local wine in this class, we will utilize different varieties of wine to make a variety … more

Cosmic Charlie

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Cosmic Charlie will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, June 19th. Doors open at 5pm. Root Down will be serving … more

Enamel a Silver Charm

Come make an adorable all sterling silver charm with the enamel color of your choice in this 1 hour workshop. Choose from a few bird styles, as well … more

Forest Bathing & Nature Therapy Walk

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

The practice of forest bathing encourages you to slow down, relax and reconnect with nature by quieting the mind and awakening the senses. Join a … more

Hola Asheville Festival

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Pack Square Park
  • Address: 121 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Hola Asheville is Saturday, June 19th in Pack Square Park, Downtown Asheville. This one-day event showcases the culture and contagious rhythms of … more

In-Person & Virtual Event: Community Celebration of The James Vester Miller Historic Walking Trail

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  YMI Pharmacy (Corner of Eagle and South Market)
  • Address: 29 Eagle Street, Asheville, NC 28801

In-Person and Virtual Event: Community Celebration of The James Vester Miller Historic Walking Trail Black Historic Business District East End … more

Map and Compass Skills Workshop

This workshop will help you understand the information provided on a map, the proper use of a compass, and how to put the two together. You'll learn … more

Muck Boot Ball

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Woodson Branch Nature School Campus
  • Address: 14555 US-25, Marshall, NC 28753

Join us for a wonderful evening on campus and help raise funds for our new classroom and Outdoor Theatre Stage! Cost of the tickets include: Live … more

North Asheville Tailgate Market

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  UNCA Asheville Campus
  • Address: 1 University Heights, Asheville, NC 28801

The oldest and best farmers' market in WNC representing over 40 vendors Saturday mornings on the beautiful campus of UNC Asheville. Safely distant and … more

Ooh La La Curiosity Market

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Pritchard Park
  • Address: 67 Patton Ave., Asheville, NC 28801

Ooh La La Curiosity Market is an artist's market that takes place in Pritchard Park. Dozens of Local Artists beautify the park on select Saturdays … more

Silver Stacking Rings

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Ignite Jewelry Studios
  • Address: 191 Lyman Street, Suite #262, Riverview Station, Asheville, NC 28801

Spend 2 hours as a jeweler! We will work with silver wire to create a set of three textured stacking rings. Learn the techniques you need to fuse the … more

Unspoken Tradition

Unspoken Tradition is about new, original bluegrass. Inspired by their own individual influences and the roots of traditional music, they bring a … more

Yoga in the Park Asheville

  • June 19, 2021
  • Venue:  Carrier Park
  • Address: 220 Amboy Rd, Asheville, NC 28806

Join together alongside the French Broad river in this all-level friendly Hatha/Vinyasa flow taught by certified yoga instructor Ceiara Cartony. We … more

Dog Days of Summer Pool Pawty

Join us for our summer kickoff with Mountain Pet Rescue! We’ll have dog pools & popsicles, Prosecco pops, hard root beer floats, a photo booth … more

Forest Bathing & Nature Therapy Walk

  • June 20, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

The practice of forest bathing encourages you to slow down, relax and reconnect with nature by quieting the mind and awakening the senses. Join a … more

Gypsy Swingers at Highland Brewing

Exploring a wide array of jazz standards, the band features gypsy guitar, a dynamic vocalist, stand-up bass and an assortment of guest melody … more

Meadow Market

The Highland Meadow Market will run every Sunday from May-August and will feature a rotation of local bakers, makers, and artisans! The Market will be … more

Molly Stevens with A Tale of Two

Nashville based Americana singer songwriter Molly Stevens is a powerhouse vocalist you don’t want to miss. She reels the crowd in with her truth … more

Phuncle Sam

  • June 20, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Phuncle Sam will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Sunday, June 20th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 6:30pm. This is a … more

Sly Grog Sunday Open Mic

  • June 20, 2021
  • Venue:  Sly Grog Lounge
  • Address: 271 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Sunday night open mic! Sign up in person after 6:00PM. BYO Mic if possible! … more

Beauty Parlour Comedy featuring Mandee McKelvey

Mandee McKelvey was recently named one of the 50 best undiscovered comics in the country by Thrillist, and it's not hard to see why. As one of the … more

Tour de Falls Walking Tour of DuPont Forest Waterfalls

  • June 23, 2021
  • Venue:  DuPont State Recreational Forest
  • Address: 1300 Station Road, Cedar Mountain, NC 28718

Join us for a walking tour of the majestic waterfalls in DuPont State Recreational Forest. Tour leader, Shawn McMurray, will take you for a slow-paced … more

Chimney Rock - Full Moon Series: Yoga under the Full “Strawberry” Moon

Bask in lunar energy during this full moon yoga session taught by Ceiara Cartony, guide for Namaste in Nature & owner of Yoga in the Park … more

Lawn Concert with Honey Magpie

Honey Magpie is an indie-folk band from Chapel Hill, NC whose sound is both traditional and modern, blending classical string instruments and three … more

Modelface Comedy presents Aaron Naylor & Stephen Taylor

A night of stand up comedy at The Magnetic Theatre!Aaron Naylor is a stand-up comedian from Kansas City. He has performed on some of the best comedy … more

The Paper Crowns

  • June 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

The Paper Crowns will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, June 24th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 6:30pm. … more

VIRTUAL: Bonsai at The North Carolina Arboretum: More Than Meets the Eye

  • June 24, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28806

Bonsai is a much favored feature of the Arboretum's identity, and not without reason. Visitors to the Bonsai Exhibition Garden marvel at the miniature … more

VIRTUAL: WNC History Lecture Series: Sites of Resistance

  • June 24, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28801

VIRTUAL: For the fifth installment in our Intro to WNC Lecture Series, we are joined by two researchers and historians who will present on sites of … more

AsheJam @ SAHAE Asheville 2021

  • June 25, 2021
  • Venue:  WNC Ac Center
  • Address: 761 Boylston Hwy, Fletcher, NC 28732

AsheJam @ SAHAE Asheville 2021 is 3-days of Arts, Music and Hemp at the Southern Atlantic Hemp & Arts Expo, SAHAE. The Best Value in Music … more

Badfish: A Tribute To Sublime

  • June 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, June 25th. Doors open at 5pm. Root Down will … more

Getaway Comedy featuring Lace Larrabee

  • June 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Getaway River Bar
  • Address: 790 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Lace Larrabee is an Atlanta-based actor and nationally touring stand-up comedian who can be seen at clubs from coast to coast. Festival credits … more

Globallin: Glow in The Dark Volleyball

Join us for our very first Glow in the Dark Volleyball pick-up! Dress in white, neon, or costume to really "glow" under the stars. No preregistration … more

RESCHEDULED: Southern Atlantic Hemp & Arts Expo - SAHAE

RESCHEDULED: From June 26-28, 2020 To: June 25-27, 2021 Southern Atlantic Hemp & Arts Expo is our first annual, a Hemp Conference and Trade Expo … more

Summer Flow at Carrier Park

  • June 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Carrier Park
  • Address: 220 Amboy Road, Asheville, NC 28806

Celebrate Summer & National Get Outdoors Month with a special yoga flow led by Ceiara Cartony guide for Namaste in Nature and owner of Yoga in the … more

The Burnett Sisters Band w/Colin Ray

Straddling the lines between folk music and modern bluegrass, this band has worked to create a musical style largely their own. Listeners will note … more

Americana Rising: featuring Jane Kramer, Kristen Englenz, Jason Erie, and Jon Latham

An evening of songs and stories from the Southeast’s most beloved up- and-coming artists: Jane Kramer, Kristen Englenz, Jason Erie, and Jon Latham. … more

Art & Craft Workshop: Sharpie Silk Scarf

  • June 26, 2021
  • Venue:  Purple Crayon
  • Address: 50 N Merrimon Ave, Suite 111, Asheville, NC 28804

Love wearing one-of-a-kind, handmade, dyed scarves but don't love their price tag? We understand! Not only are these scarves beautiful and economical … more

Art & Craft Workshop: Sharpie Silk Scarf

  • June 26, 2021
  • Venue:  Purple Crayon
  • Address: 50 N Merrimon Ave, Suite 111, Asheville, NC 28804

Love wearing one-of-a-kind, handmade, dyed scarves but don't love their price tag? We understand! Not only are these scarves beautiful and economical … more

Hearty Italian Cooking Class

Emilia-Romagna is one of Italy’s best food regions, which means, one of the best food regions in the world. Delicious and simple, Italian food is all … more

Peachful Picnic

Highland Brewing is hosting a picnic in our Meadow on Saturday, June 26 from 12-4PM in celebration of our seasonal Peachful fruity ale and finding … more

Tea Meditation on the Back Porch

Join us on the back patio of the Asheville Salt Cave for a guided tea meditation. Each participant will be given their own bowl and serving of tea. … more

Yoga @ Hi-Wire Brewing

  • June 26, 2021
  • Venue:  Hi-Wire Brewing
  • Address: 2A Huntsman Place, Asheville, NC 28803

Join us for a 45-minute flow with Mauni at Hi-Wire Brewing (2A Huntsman Place). $10 per person. Hi-Wire will open directly after class, so stay and … more

Chow Chow: An Asheville Culinary Event Series

  • June 27, 2021
  • Venue:  All Across Asheville and Buncombe County

CHOW CHOW An Asheville Culinary Event Series June 27th - September 26, 2021 Chow Chow: An Asheville Culinary Event Series is happening in the summer … more

Chow Chow: Appalachian Pride Brunch

  • June 27, 2021
  • Venue:  Smoky Park Supper Club
  • Address: 350 Riverside Drive , Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks More than one third of all LGBTQ Americans live in the South. Join us for a drag brunch celebration of Appalachian … more

Modelface Comedy presents Mark Chalifoux at Magnetic

Modelface Comedy is bringing live stand-up comedy to The Magnetic Theatre! Join us for Cincinnati's own Mark Chalifoux and a few of your favorite … more

Remembering Ruby: A Celebration of the Life and Music of Ruby Mayfield

  • June 27, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

This beautiful tribute concert honoring the life and music of sax phenom Ruby Mayfield will feature an incredible lineup including over 30 of … more

The Floyd Philharmonic

Enjoy an evening with The Floyd Philharmonic performing 2 sets of like -the-recording Floyd! First set is a mix of your favorite classics followed by … more

Uncommon Market

  • June 27, 2021
  • Venue:  Uncommon Market
  • Address: 26 Foundy Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Uncommon Market is Asheville’s largest curated pop-up market in it’s 7th season of gathering quality curators of antiques, vintage décor, art, jewelry … more

Beauty Parlour Comedy featuring Carlette Jennings

Carlette Jennings is a stand up comic and actor from Queens, living with her husband, a fellow comic and actor, in Decatur, GA. She was selected as a … more

The Travelin' McCourys' Grateful Ball ft. Jon Stickley Trio - Live at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre!

  • June 30, 2021
  • Venue:  Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
  • Address: 100 Gay St, Asheville, NC 28801

Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre will bring an unforgettable evening of music to the stage in Asheville on Thursday, June 30th when The Travelin' McCourys … more

Getaway Comedy featuring Kenny DeForest

  • July 1, 2021
  • Venue:  Getaway River Bar
  • Address: 790 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Kenny DeForest is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actor best known for his appearances on Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Late Late Show with James … more

Lawn Concert with Seth Mulder and Midnight Run

Midnight Run is a high-energy, Tennessee-based bluegrass band that offers up a fresh approach to the “High Lonesome” sound while staying true to the … more

The Blue Dragons

  • July 1, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

The Blue Dragons will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, July 1st! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 6:30pm. This … more

The Old-Time Radio Comedy Show [with the most modern of Stand-Up Acts]

The Old-Time Radio Comedy Show [with the most modern of Stand-Up Acts] Recorded Live for Buzz Radio Asheville at The Orange Peel July 1,2021. … more

Christie Lenée

2017 International Fingerstyle Guitar Champion Christie Lenée is a captivating performer with a devoted following among instrumental, folk-pop and … more

Getaway Comedy featuring Jeremy Alder & Kenyon Adamcik

  • July 2, 2021
  • Venue:  Getaway River Bar
  • Address: 790 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

This week Getaway Comedy has TWO headliners for the price of one! Jeremy Alder loves you and has a wonderful plan for your life. No, wait, that’s … more

Little Stranger (with Human Resources)

  • July 2, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Little Stranger (with Human Resources) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, July 2nd. Doors open at 5pm. Root … more

Check Your Head: A Beastie Boys Tribute

  • July 3, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Check Your Head: A Beastie Boys Tribute will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, July 3rd. Doors open at 5pm. Root … more

Montreat 4th of July Parade

  • July 3, 2021
  • Time: 10 a.m.
  • Venue:  Town of Montreat
  • Address: 100 Assembly Drive, Montreat, NC 28757

Public welcome. Enjoy the morning fun! … more

One Day I Will Disappear

  • July 3, 2021
  • Venue:  Bender Gallery
  • Address: 29 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Bender Gallery is honored to present One Day I Will Disappear , a solo exhibition of current paintings by Czech American artist Tom Pazderka. His … more

Shindig on the Green

2021 will be the 55th Season of Shindig On the Green! Bring your instruments, families, friends, lawn chairs and blankets and join us for good times … more

The Foreign Landers

The Foreign Landers is a duo hailing from opposite sides of the Atlantic united by their love of bluegrass and traditional folk music and their love … more

4th of July Celebration Downtown Asheville

The City of Asheville will put on a fireworks display downtown for the Fourth of July! However, for this year, there will be no accompanying festival … more

5th Annual July 4th Freedom Gala

  • July 4, 2021
  • Venue:  Patton Parker House
  • Address: 95 Charlotte Street, Asheville, NC 28801

We are so excited to celebrate our 5th Annual July 4th Freedom Gala benefiting Consider Haiti in-person once again on Sunday, July 4th, 2021! You can … more

Fireworks Extravaganza

  • July 4, 2021
  • Venue:  Tweetsie Railroad
  • Address: 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane, US 321, Blowing Rock, NC 28605

Celebrate July 4th with a day of family fun at Tweetsie Railroad, and the High Country’s most spectacular fireworks display. The park will remain open … more

July 4th Jam (with The Fritz, The Get Right Band, and Jeff Santiago Y Los Gatos Negros)

  • July 4, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

We are celebrating the 4th of July in style this year with an amazing lineup of local musicians! Grab your crew of patriotic, music-loving, … more

Weaverville's Downtown July 4th Celebration

  • July 4, 2021
  • Venue:  Downtown Weaverville
  • Address: Main Street, Weaverville, NC 28787

Weaverville's Downtown July 4th Celebration is a GO! The event will feature the talented artist, LYRIC! You can find more information about Lyric on … more

STEAM Studio SkillSet - Make Your Own Guitar

  • July 5, 2021
  • Venue:  STEAM Studio
  • Address: 821 Riverside Dr, Asheville, NC 28801

[Full day] Make Your Own Guitar (girls & non-binary age 13 - 18) Participants will design and build a functioning custom electric guitar. Tools … more

Molly Tuttle - Live at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre!

  • July 7, 2021
  • Time: From: 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Venue:  Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
  • Address: 100 Gay St, Asheville, NC 28801

Plugged-In Productions is proud to welcome award-winning, virtuoso guitarist, Molly Tuttle, to Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre in Asheville on Thursday, … more

Art In Bloom 2021

Art in Bloom is our most important fundraiser of the year. This multi-faceted event celebrating nature and art combines two gallery exhibits, live … more

Chow Chow: Nourishing Community

  • July 8, 2021
  • Venue:  Southside Kitchen & Community Garden
  • Address: 133 Livingston Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Flights & Bites Attempts to address food insecurity are significant and complex issues in our community, which ask us to balance both … more

Lawn Concert with Hank, Pattie & The Current

Hank and Pattie take bluegrass instrumentation and draw from a melting pot of styles including Classical, Blues and Jazz, which adds up to an … more

The Very Jerry Band

  • July 8, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

The Very Jerry Band will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, July 8th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 6:30pm. … more

Brews and Bears

Tap into your wild side at the WNC Nature Center! Join us for the always popular Brews & Bears after hours event, featuring drinks, music, and … more

Family Friendly Forest Bathing

  • July 9, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

Too much screen time? Feeling disconnected even though you’re together alllllll the time? Introducing a NEW way to explore our wild world together. … more

George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners (with Marvelous Funkshun)

  • July 9, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners (with Marvelous Funkshun) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, July … more

Mike Farris

Coming off of an incredible GRAMMY win for 2015’s SHINE FOR ALL THE PEOPLE (Best Roots Gospel album), Nashville rocker Mike Farris keeps it earthy and … more

Opening Night: A Beethoven Celebration

Conductor Keith Lockhart sets the stage for our 85th Anniversary Season with two of Beethoven's greatest works and a new piece by Kennedy Center … more

Aaron Burdett Trio

Aaron Burdett’s songs have a ring of truth.. He’s a singer-songwriter working broadly in Americana, but with his recent acoustic-trio performances, … more

Art & Craft Workshop: Intro to Wire Wrapping-Copper Bangle Bracelet

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  Purple Crayon
  • Address: 50 N Merrimon Ave, Suite 111, Asheville, NC 28804

Have you always wanted to make your own professional-looking jewelry? In this introductory wire wrapping workshop, Jewelry Designer Nadine Fidelman … more

Chow Chow: Pollinating Metamorphosis

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  Olivette Riverside Community & Farm
  • Address: 1069 Olivette Road, Asheville, NC 28804

Event Style: Multi-course Dinner with Paired Beverage The presence of diverse and healthy pollinators like butterflies, bees, moths, hummingbirds, and … more

Chow Chow: SOBREMESA

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Sobremesa, literally “over the table,” is a word that describes the ritual of families and friends lingering over a … more

Forest Bathing & Nature Therapy Walk

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

The practice of forest bathing encourages you to slow down, relax and reconnect with nature by quieting the mind and awakening the senses. Join a … more

Kendall Street Company (with Hustle Souls)

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Kendall Street Company (with Hustle Souls) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, July 10th. Doors open at 5pm; … more

Mozart Symphony No. 40

Keith Lockhart continues our opening weekend celebration with Mozart's beloved Symphony No. 40, and the Brevard debut of Concert Artist Guild 1st … more

Second Saturday Make-And-Take Event at 310 Art in the River Arts District

  • July 10, 2021
  • Venue:  310 ART
  • Address: 191 Lyman Street #310, Asheville, NC 28801

On July 10, artist and art teacher Bridget Benton invites visitors to dive into one of her favorite mediums – collage! Drop by 310 Art at … more

Thai Cooking Class

Celebrate the flavors of Thailand. Get to know the special aromatic ingredients that contribute to the unique flavor of Thai food. We will make Green … more

Alexa Rose Band

Virginia-born singer-songwriter Alexa Rose creates her own style of modern folk. Her distinctive vocal sound has bits of Joni Mitchell, Lucinda … more

Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears

  • July 11, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Sunday, July 11th. Doors open at 5pm. Root … more

Forest Bathing & Nature Therapy Walk

  • July 11, 2021
  • Venue:  Location Shared at Booking

The practice of forest bathing encourages you to slow down, relax and reconnect with nature by quieting the mind and awakening the senses. Join a … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Mozart Viola Quintet

Guest artist Jordan Bak joins BMC faculty strings in this gem by Mozart, scored for two violins, two violas, and cello. PERFORMANCE DETAILS MOZART … more

STEAM Studio SkillSet - Chirps and Chimes

  • July 12, 2021
  • Venue:  STEAM Studio
  • Address: 821 Riverside Dr, Asheville, NC 28801

July 12 - 16 [half day] - Chirps and Chimes (girls and non-binary age 11 - 15) Participants will make birdhouses and copper pipe wind chimes. Lunch … more

Skyview Golf Tournament 2021

A tournament with a history unlike any other. For over six decades, the Skyview Golf Tournament has been home to some of golf’s greatest moments in … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Shostakovich Piano Quintet

BMC's esteemed faculty perform one of Shostakovich's best-known chamber works, written for piano and string quartet. PERFORMANCE DETAILS SHOSTAKOVICH … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Cocktails & The Landscape

  • July 15, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28801

VIRTUAL: Join us for a toast celebrating community and shared experiences! This virtual cocktail demonstration will explore crafting seasonal … more

Lawn Concert: Celebrating Linda Ronstadt's 75th Birthday with Peggy and Paula

An exciting and critically acclaimed tribute to Linda Ronstadt, Paula Hanke and Peggy Ratusz belt out her hits in perfect harmony, while adding … more

Opera's Greatest Hits

Exquisite ensemble pieces from the world's most beloved operas. PERFORMANCE & ARTIST DETAILS Janiec Opera Company of the Brevard Music Center … more

Ages Past

Ages Past, a bluegrass band best known for their powerful sound, original songwriting, and "traditional with a twist" style, has reunited after 25 … more

Bumpin Uglies (with Artikal Sound System)

  • July 16, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Bumpin Uglies (with Artikal Sound System) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, July 16th. Doors open at 5pm. … more

DVOŘÁK New World Symphony

Inspired by the "wild open spaces" of America, the New World Symphony represents one of the greatest triumphs of Dvořák's career. Maestro Lockhart … more

Into The Fog at The Grey Eagle

Into the Fog makes their Grey Eagle debut on the patio stage on FRI 7/16. A limited number of reserved seating tickets are available now! The Fog is a … more

Alice Wallace featuring Andrew Sovine

After spending 12 years based in Southern California, songwriter Alice Wallace became a Nashville resident a year ago - bringing her West … more

Beauty Parlour Comedy featuring Jenny Zigrino

With the sweetness of the Midwest and the iron balls of the East Coast, Jenny Zigrino is a comedian that packs a punch of truly original humor. She's … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Pantry Staples: Cooking with Kids

  • July 17, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28801

VIRTUAL: Gather your kids and join us for this virtual cooking demonstration highlighting healthy, affordable meals to cook with your kids using … more

Highland Brewing's Night Flight

  • July 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Highland Brewing Company
  • Address: 12 Old Charlotte Highway Suite 200, Asheville, NC 28803

We are Back! The Highland Brewing Night Flight returns after a year’s slumber on Saturday, July 17, ready to race and celebrate our seventh year! The … more

Moroccan Tagine Cooking Class

  • July 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Asheville
  • Address: Location Shared after Booking, Asheville, NC 28805

From the other side of the Mediterranean Sea, right near the bottleneck of Gibraltar lays Morocco. A small country with many influences. The flavours, … more

Rococo Variations

Maestro Lockhart leads the Brevard Music Center Orchestra in a program of "old wine in new bottles" as he explores Baroque influences on three wildly … more

Toubab Krewe

  • July 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Toubab Krewe will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, July 17th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 7pm. This is a … more

The Appalucians

Double duos Aditi and Jay (of Shantavaani) and Angie and Cas (of the Blushin’ Roulettes) join together as The Appalucians. The original folk and roots … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Lara Downes and Friends

Trailblazing pianist Lara Downes curates and performs a recital program inspired by legacies of history, family, and collective memory. In … more

STEAM Studio SkillSet - Illuminations

  • July 19, 2021
  • Venue:  STEAM Studio
  • Address: 821 Riverside Dr, Asheville, NC 28801

July 19 - 23 Illuminations (girls and non-binary age 13 - 18) Participants will weld a pendant lamp, construct a wood and rice paper lamp, and sew a … more

BMC Artist Faculty: History Of The Tango

Celebrate the 100th birthday of the brilliant Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla, master of the tango. Piazzolla revolutionized the traditional dance … more

Chow Chow: Great Grains

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks From bread to beer, pastry to pasta, and rice to spirits, grains are central to much of what we eat, drink and enjoy. … more

Janiec Opera Company on Broadway

The Janiec Opera Company of Brevard Music Center performs solos, duets, and ensemble pieces from your favorite Broadway shows. PERFORMANCE & … more

Lawn Concert with Nu-Blu

Hailing from Siler City, the textbook definition of a picturesque small southern town, Nu-Blu’s heart and soul is husband-and-wife duo Daniel and … more

Love Shine Play Festival

  • July 22, 2021
  • Venue:  Pack Square Park
  • Address: 121 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

Set in the heart of the ancient and mystical Appalachian Mountains, the LoveShinePlay Festival is a space for connection, adventure, play, relaxation … more

Sibelius Symphony No. 2

BMC's Principal Guest Conductor JoAnn Falletta returns to conduct Sibelius's homage to his Finnish homeland, self-described as "a confession of the … more

Strung Like a Horse

Strung Like a Horse is known for their signature brand of Americana, distilled from old-school storytelling, roots-rock and bluegrass … more

Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters (with Clint Roberts)

  • July 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters (with Clint Roberts) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, July 24th! … more

An Evening with South for Winter

South for Winter began when New Zealander Nick Stone and Coloradan Dani Cichon met as travelers in South America in 2014. There, on a Peruvian … more

Art & Craft Workshop: Intro to Wet Felting

  • July 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Purple Crayon
  • Address: 50 N Merrimon Ave, Suite 111, Asheville, NC 28804

Wet felting, the process of applying water to layers of wool and repeatedly agitating them until the fibers weave together, has become very popular in … more

Beauty Parlour Comedy featuring Shane Torres

Shane Torres is a stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and podcaster. Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Shane landed in Portland, Oregon and began his … more

Beethoven 5

Step into the "wondrous spirit realm where grief and joy embrace in the form of sound" [E.T.A. Hoffmann] as you experience one of the best-known … more

Chow Chow: A Find Dining Experience

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Get a true taste of wild Appalachia! Expert foragers will share how to look for wild bounty in our region’s fields and … more

Chow Chow: The Grass Is Greener

  • July 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Forestry Camp
  • Address: 10 Shady Oak Drive, Asheville, NC 28803

Event Style: Multi-course Dinner with Paired Beverage From the farm to the butcher to the kitchen to your plate--join Chow Chow for a multi-course … more

Paella

Whether you are a supporter of the Catalans struggle for independence or not, this class is for you. The good thing about food is that it crosses all … more

Mike Ramsey & The Five Ensemble with Sam Tayloe

Mike Ramsey & The Five Ensemble make their first appearance at Isis Music Hall. Blending great songwriting with a 5pc orchestral ensemble … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Franck Piano Quintet

BMC Artist Faculty join together to perform this explosive and emotionally-powered quintet for piano, two violins, viola, and cello. PERFORMANCE … more

STEAM Studio SkillSet - Furniture

  • July 26, 2021
  • Venue:  STEAM Studio
  • Address: 821 Riverside Dr, Asheville, NC 28801

July 26 - 30 Furniture (girls and non-binary age 13 - 18) Participants will build and customize a wooden bench. Lunch and snacks are provided, and … more

VIRTUAL: Fall Organic Gardening Series

  • July 26, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28801

VIRTUAL: We’ve expanded our Gardening Series to cover three seasons! All classes will be fully ONLINE. Our Gardening Series will feature 2 classes for … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet

Join Brevard's venerable woodwind faculty as they perform Prokofiev's score, arranged for wind octet, based on William Shakespeare's beloved tragedy … more

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3

BMC Resident Conductor Ken Lam leads the Brevard Music Center Orchestra, as virtuosic pianist Norman Krieger brings his unique depth, sensitivity, and … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Chocolate & Climate Change

  • July 29, 2021
  • Address: VIRTUAL, Asheville, NC 28801

VIRTUAL: Chocolate is made from cocoa, which is then dried and fermented seeds from the cacao tree. The trees are finicky and mostly grow in a humid … more

Lawn Concert with The Darren Nicholson Band

Darren Nicholson Band is a group of Appalachian musicians who have common respect for and love of American acoustic music. There are GRAMMY and … more

Random Animals at One World West

Random Animals return to One World Brewing West on Thurs, July 29 at 6PM. … more

VIRTUAL: WNC History Lecture Series: Literature and Stereotypes

VIRTUAL: All good things must come to an end. On Thursday, July 29, Dr. Erica Abrams Locklear of UNCA will conclude our Intro to WNC Lecture Series … more

Hollywood Under The Stars Featuring The Music of John Williams

Celebrate the brilliant music of legendary film composer John Williams, as Richard Kaufman and the BMC Orchestra play some of the most familiar and … more

Brother and The Hayes

Brother (David Bingaman) and The Hayes (Jennie Hayes Kurtz) are siblings hailing from North Texas. Their love of the blues, country music, and … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Navigating The Challenges of Regional Stone Ground Flours

  • July 31, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: Regional stone ground flours elevate the flavor and tooth of baked goods but can also challenge the baker. Join two former bakers turned … more

Hollywood Under The Stars Featuring The Music of John Williams

Celebrate the brilliant music of legendary film composer John Williams, as Richard Kaufman and the BMC Orchestra play some of the most familiar and … more

Town Mountain (with Christina Vane)

  • July 31, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Town Mountain (with Christina Vane) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, July 31st. Doors open at 5pm. Root … more

Amy Ray Band

  • August 1, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Amy Ray Band will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Sunday, August 1st! Doors open at 5pm; show starts at 7pm. This is a … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Brahms B Major Piano Trio

Filled with "gorgeous lyrical melodies, muscular vitality, mystical expressiveness, and a typical emphatic dynamism," Brahms's B Major Piano Trio is a … more

BMC Artist Faculty: Mendelssohn Octet

Scored for a double string quartet, with four violins and pairs of violas and cellos, this celebratory octet is renowned for "its youthful verve, … more

Puccini's Gianni Schicchi

PUCCINI'S GIANNI SCHICCHI Wednesday, August 4 - 7:30 PM | Straus Auditorium Thursday, August 5 - 7:30 PM | Straus Auditorium Friday, August 6 - 7:30 … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Paella Cook-Along with Chef Katie Button

  • August 5, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: From sofrito to "soccarat" (those delicious crispy bits!), Chef Katie Button of Cúrate: Tapas Bar, La Bodega, Wine Club and Trips will guide … more

Del McCoury Band - Live at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre!

  • August 5, 2021
  • Venue:  Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
  • Address: 100 Gay St, Asheville, NC 28801

Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre welcomes one of music’s living legends to the stage on Thursday, August 5th: Del McCoury! Del and his band will bring … more

Mountain Dance and Folk Festival

  • August 5, 2021
  • Venue:  UNC Asheville Cultural Events
  • Address: 1 University Heights, Lipinsky Hall, Asheville, NC 28804

Are you ready to be part of the 94th Mountain Dance and Folk Festival®? On August 5, 6, 7, 2021, a different show will be presented live on stage each … more

Trevor Hall (with Cas Haley)

  • August 5, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Trevor Hall (with Cas Haley) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, August 5th! Doors open at 5pm; show starts … more

Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair

  • August 6, 2021
  • Venue:  The Square in downtown Burnsville
  • Address: 106 West Main Street, Burnsville, NC 28714

The beloved Mt. Mitchell Crafts Fair, forced into a pandemic pause last August after 63 years, returns to Burnsville’s Town Square, Aug. 6-7. The … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Container Gardening

  • August 7, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: No matter your space, you can grow fresh produce! Join Ona Armstrong, artist and gardener with Firefly Valley Arts & Wellness to learn … more

Puccini's Gianni Schicchi

PUCCINI'S GIANNI SCHICCHI Wednesday, August 4 - 7:30 PM | Straus Auditorium Thursday, August 5 - 7:30 PM | Straus Auditorium Friday, August 6 - 7:30 … more

Soloists of Tomorrow

Always the not-to-be-missed concert of the season! Celebrate BMC's mission and the next generation of classical musicians as we shine a spotlight on … more

WNCHA Outdoor Experiences: The Buncombe Turnpike

  • August 7, 2021
  • Venue:  Palmetto Trail - Saluda Passage Section
  • Address: Anders Road, Zirconia, NC 28790

Ready to hit the old dusty trail and explore the history of the Buncombe Turnpike? Join us Saturday, August 7 as special guest Lauren May of the Vance … more

Season Finale: Garrick Ohlsson Plays Beethoven

Maestro Keith Lockhart closes our 85th Anniversary Season with Tchaikovsky's electrifying Fourth Symphony, and the return of BMC favorite Garrick … more

Sam Bush Band - Live at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre!

  • August 11, 2021
  • Venue:  Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
  • Address: 100 Gay St, Asheville, NC 28801

The Father of Newgrass and King of Telluride, Sam Bush returns to Asheville for a performance at Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre on Wednesday, August … more

Chow Chow: Out of the Box: Community Supported Agriculture Challenge

Event Style: Flights & Bites Community Supported Agriculture is a model of food exchange that asks eaters to buy a share in the risk of farming to … more

Lawn Concert with Marbin

MARBIN is a progressive jazz-rock band based in Chicago, IL, with a unique story that stands out in today's music world. With a do-it-yourself … more

Shiloh, Past and Present

VIRTUAL: Join us (virtually) on Tuesday, August 12 at 6:30pm as we bring you a multi-generational discussion of Asheville’s historic Shiloh community. … more

Chow Chow: It Takes A Village

  • August 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Making Whole
  • Address: 745 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Community is central to the human experience, giving us a sense of belonging to something greater than ourselves. … more

Chow Chow: Trial To Table

  • August 14, 2021
  • Venue:  Franny's Farm
  • Address: 22 Franny's Farm Road, Leicester, NC 28748

Event Style: Multi-course Dinner with Paired Beverage Join Chow Chow for a journey of agricultural rediscovery and culinary adventure! Based in … more

Sourwood Festival - Day 1

Day 1: The Sourwood Festival, highlighting sourwood honey, fills downtown Black Mountain with wholesome entertainment for both adults and children in … more

Sourwood Festival - Day 2

Day 2: The Sourwood Festival, highlighting sourwood honey, fills downtown Black Mountain with wholesome entertainment for both adults and children in … more

Beyond the Visible: Lessons in Infrared Photography, Summer 2021

  • August 16, 2021
  • Venue:  Location shared at Booking

Capture beautiful images all day long with Infrared photography! Infrared loves the light and it is the perfect medium to expand your photography…. … more

Wilco + Sleater-Kinney

  • August 17, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Wilco + Sleater-Kinney (with special guest NNAMDÏ) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Tuesday, August 17th. Doors open … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Racial Equity & The Wine Industry

  • August 19, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: Join Icy Liu, founder of Asian Wine Professionals, for a virtual moderated conversation centered on how race and racial inequities show up in … more

Asheville Summer Yoga Retreat - August 20-22, 2021

Join us for an end of summer weekend mountain yoga retreat in Asheville, North Carolina August 20-22, 2021. Enjoy yoga, meditation, waterfalls, … more

Art & Craft Workshop: Intro to Polymer Clay-Mandala

  • August 21, 2021
  • Venue:  Purple Crayon
  • Address: 50 N Merrimon Ave, Suite 111, Asheville, NC 28804

Polymer clay is an amazingly versatile art medium! In this workshop, internationally-known author and artist Barbara McGuire will fast track your … more

Asheville Half Marathon & 10K

Asheville is truly an American treasure and a running destination with great shopping and world-class dining. Runners and walkers will want to sample … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Embroidered Napkins with Echoview Fiber Mill

  • August 21, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: Learn to add a special touch to your dinner or cocktail napkins with an embroidery demonstration and class with Echoview Fiber Mill. … more

Chow Chow: Fermenting Change

  • August 26, 2021
  • Venue:  The Funkatorium
  • Address: 147 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Multi-course Dinner with Paired Beverage Explore the world of fermented foods with us! Fermentation is transformation. Fermentation … more

Chow Chow: Carbon Harvest

Event Style: Flights & Bites Let’s re-store carbon on local farms and turn it into food! Carbon farming brings farmers and eaters together around … more

Chow Chow: Diaspora

  • August 28, 2021
  • Venue:  Grove Arcade
  • Address: 1 Page Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Diaspora speaks to the dispersion of populations from their indigenous lands, usually by forced migration. And as both … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Oysters As Crafted Objects

  • September 2, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: What we eat, how it looks, how it is presented and served can all impact the dining experience. Bernie Herman, George B. Tindall … more

Steve Earle & The Dukes + Los Lobos

  • September 3, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Join us as Steve Earle & The Dukes and Los Lobos perform live on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, September 3rd. Doors open at … more

JJ Grey & Mofro

  • September 4, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

JJ Grey & Mofro will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, September 4th! Doors open at 5:30pm. Root Down will … more

Chow Chow: Forest As Farm

Event Style: Flights & Bites The forests of Appalachia can host an incredible diversity of delicious foods, making our region ideal for the … more

Chow Chow: Sustainable Waters (11:00 AM-1:00 PM)

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Dive in with us for a tasting feast exploring sustainable seafood and fish from the mountains to the sea. Learn about … more

Chow Chow: Sustainable Waters (2:00 PM-4:00 PM)

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Dive in with us for a tasting feast exploring sustainable seafood and fish from the mountains to the sea. Learn about … more

Chow Chow: Root To Bloom

  • September 12, 2021
  • Venue:  Yesterday Spaces
  • Address: 305 Sluder Branch Road, Leicester, NC 28748

Event Style: Multi-course Brunch with Paired Beverage Root to bloom eating encourages us to enjoy our food to its full potential by using forgotten or … more

Chow Chow Virtual Series: Farmers Market Cook - Along

  • September 16, 2021
  • Venue:  VIRTUAL

VIRTUAL: A fun virtual cook-along event! Join Chef J Chong of J. Chong Eats for a live Cantonese cooking demonstration. You will receive a … more

Smokies Cup

  • September 16, 2021
  • Venue:  Biltmore Sporting Clays Club
  • Address: 1 Jones Farm Road, Asheville, NC 28806

Friends of the Smokies presents the 3rd Annual Smokies Cup, a friendly sporting clays tournament hosted at Biltmore Sporting Clays Club in Asheville, … more

An Evening with Lee DeWyze and D’Arcy

With an earnest ability to create a delicate balance of harmony, melody, deep emotion and subtlety, Lee DeWyze’s depth as a songwriter call to mind … more

13th Annual Flock to the Rock

Join us for one of our most popular annual events, Flock to the Rock. This event will have fun, family-friendly birding activities, such as our Bird … more

Art in Autumn

  • September 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Downtown Weaverville

The 14th annual Art in Autumn Outdoor Arts and Crafts Festival takes place on September 18th, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This much-loved event is … more

Fall Homeschool Day

Homeschool families and associations have been coming to the Park for experiential education opportunities for years. Hands-on programs with … more

Good Vibes Summer Tour 2021: Rebelution + Special Guests

  • September 22, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Rebelution + special guests hit the Salvage Station stage for their Good Vibes Summer Tour on Wednesday, September 22nd! Doors open at 5pm; music … more

Chow Chow: Recipes From Rabbit's Motel

  • September 23, 2021
  • Venue:  Smoky Park Supper Club
  • Address: 350 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Tapas & Drinks Opened in 1948 by Fred “Rabbit” Simpson, Rabbit’s Motel was a crown jewel of Black-owned Tourist Courts for … more

Joe Russo's Almost Dead

  • September 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Joe Russo's Almost Dead will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, September 24th. Doors open at 5pm. This is an … more

Blue Ridge Pride Festival

  • September 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Pack Square Park
  • Address: 121 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

It's back! Join us for day-long celebration of a community growing together. COVID and public safety remain our first concern. We are working with the … more

Chow Chow: Burton Street Garden Gathering

  • September 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Peace Gardens & Market
  • Address: 47 Bryant Street , Asheville, NC 28806

Event Style: Flights & Bites The past, present, and future of African-Americans in Asheville is a story of resilience. Join DeWayne Barton and … more

Chow Chow: Food Stories

  • September 26, 2021
  • Venue:  The Funkatorium
  • Address: 147 Coxe Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801

Event Style: Multi-course Dinner with Paired Beverage Food is universal and central to all our lives. Chow Chow brings together diverse community … more

The 24th Annual French Broad River Festival

  • October 1, 2021
  • Venue:  Hot Springs Resort & Spa
  • Address: 315 Bridge Street, Hot Springs, NC 28743

French Broad River Festival is back! Hello to all our FBRF friends. Many of you have been wondering what our plans are for 2021. We have officially … more

Fall Girl Scout Day

Chimney Rock’s scouting events are some of our most popular events of the year. Our Fall Girl Scout Day is designed to let scouts enjoy the last weeks … more

Pending: Crystal Bowersox

Pending: All seating is by dinner reservation. Please call the venue at 828-575-2737 Crystal Bowersox, a northwest Ohio native currently calling … more

Asheville Veganfest 2021

  • October 3, 2021
  • Venue:  Pack Square Park
  • Address: 121 College Street, Asheville, NC 28801

We are thrilled to announce that Asheville Veganfest will be held again this year in Pack Square on October 3 2021 from 11am-6pm. We will have food, … more

Black Bear Half Marathon

  • October 9, 2021
  • Venue:  Jackson Park
  • Address: 640 Glover St, Hendersonville, NC 28792

The Black Bear Half Marathon is back for its second year! This in-person half marathon winds through Hendersonville, NC on Saturday, October 9, 2021. … more

Moon Taxi

  • October 9, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Moon Taxi will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Saturday, October 9th. Doors open at 5pm. Root Down will be serving their … more

Tales of the Trail

Come experience a unique, guided night hike that is fun for the whole family. Tales of the Trail is a non-scary, fall event that introduces you to … more

Kim Richey

Kim Richey has worn her heart on her lyrical sleeve, revealing herself time and again. “I started writing songs because of Joni Mitchell, probably … more

Black Mountain Old Depot Art by the Tracks

Please join us for the 23rd year of Old Depot's Art Show in downtown Black Mountain, NC on Sutton. Ave this year, due to COVID-19, we will only host … more

North Carolina Ceramic Arts Festival

A gathering of Ceramic Artists from all over the country The North Carolina Ceramic Arts Festival is an Asheville, NC event that focuses on ceramic … more

Buddy Guy (with Ally Venable)

  • October 24, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Legendary blues guitarist Buddy Guy (with Ally Venable) will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Sunday, October 24th. Doors … more

Autumn in Abstract: Creative Techniques to Capture Fall's Splendor 2021

  • October 25, 2021
  • Venue:  Fairview, NC
  • Address: 92 Flat Top Mountain Road, Fairview, NC 28704

Autumn in the Southern Appalachian mountains is lovely and Abstract techniques move images from ordinary to extraordinary! Join us to explore a range … more

Biltmore: Legends of Art & Innovation

  • November 5, 2021
  • Venue:  Biltmore
  • Address: One Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803

Immerse yourself in our new exhibition series, Legends of Art & Innovation at Biltmore—featuring three different large-scale, multi-sensory … more

Candlelight Christmas Evenings at Biltmore

  • November 5, 2021
  • Venue:  Biltmore
  • Address: One Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803

38th Annual Candlelight Evenings at Biltmore Estate. Candlelight, firelight and live music bring holiday warmth to Biltmore House’s extravagant … more

Christmas at Biltmore 2021

  • November 5, 2021
  • Venue:  Biltmore
  • Address: One Lodge Street, Asheville, NC 28803

November 5, 2021 - January 9, 2022: 47th Annual Christmas at Biltmore Experience the holidays wreathed with the wonder of Biltmore. Our celebration … more

Andy Frasco & The U.N.

  • November 18, 2021
  • Venue:  Salvage Station
  • Address: 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville, NC 28801

Andy Frasco & The U.N. will be performing LIVE on the Indoor Stage at Salvage Station on Thursday, November 18th! Doors open at 7pm; show starts … more

Adventure Center of Asheville- Twilight in the Treetops- November Night Climb

Watch the world transform from dusk to night while climbing in the trees at our Asheville Treetops Adventure Park. Trails will be illuminated to give … more

24th Annual Santa on the Chimney

Since 1997, Santa has visited Chimney Rock to train for his big night of deliveries. There’s no way Santa could make it down so many chimneys without … more

Adventure Center of Asheville- Twilight in the Treetops- Holiday Night Climb

Watch the world transform from dusk to night while climbing in the trees at our Asheville Treetops Adventure Park. Trails will be illuminated to give … more

POSTPONED: The Adam Ezra Group

POSTPONED: The Boston based, folk-rock band Adam Ezra Group brings a one-of-a-kind community driven, unique underground live music experience to every … more

RESCHEDULED: HeXpo The Gathering

RESCHEDULED: From: April 16-17, 2021 to August 12-13, 2022! Welcome to a supernatural expo like no other! For the first time ever, paranormal, horror … more