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Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- August 18-21, 2017

It’s the final countdown to the historic Total Solar Eclipse! In Asheville and throughout the mountains there are big eclipse celebrations planned leading up to, and on, eclipse day (Monday, Aug. 21). Check out our guide for a full list of solar eclipse events in the Asheville area! While there is a lot planned around the eclipse, there are many other great events going on in Asheville this

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Couple Strolling in Downtown Asheville

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- August 11-13, 2017

Asheville is a hub for great entertainment and music, attracting artists from all over the world. This weekend, some of America's best comedians are traveling to Asheville to be a part of a major comedy festival. Meanwhile, the nearby towns of Black Mountain and Lake Lure are gearing up for big celebrations -- among their biggest of the year. These are just some of the highlights of what

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LEAF Downtown

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- August 4-6, 2017

From one of the city's longest running traditions to one of its newest events, there's a lot to experience in Asheville this week. Among the happenings are music, arts & crafts, and beer festivals.   For a list of each day's events throughout the week, take a look at our full event calendar! Get out and explore this week and take some photos! Don't forget to tag us

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Yoga Rocks the Park

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- July 28-30, 2017

No matter the season, you'll find something exciting going on in Asheville. During the summer, that's especially true. Asheville's summer festivals showcase the wealth and variety of experiences you can have here in the mountains. For a list of each day's events throughout the week, take a look at our full event calendar! Whether you want to find your find your zen or challenge

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WIN TICKETS: Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- July 21-23, 2017

As we hit mid-July, summer is in full swing! This weekend, we're expecting warm temperatures in the mountains. But, thankfully, there's a lot of big events and activities going on indoors this weekend to help you cool down and have fun. To see what's going on each day throughout the week, take a look at our full event calendar ! Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands Friday through

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Titanic Fashion Exhibition

Biltmore to Feature Costumes From "Titanic" The Movie

A first-of-its-kind exhibition showcasing the fashions from the movie Titanic will debut at Biltmore in February 2018. The Biltmore exhibition will mark the first large-scale exhibition of the costumes from the Oscar-winning film, which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Titanic , starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, won a record 11 Oscars including Best Picture and Best Costume

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Young Woman in Blue Spiral 1 Art Gallery

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- July 14-16, 2017

Asheville is well-known for its creative community of artists and crafters. In fact, craft enthusiasts recently voted Asheville one of "America's Top 10 Towns for Craft Lovers in 2017." This weekend, experience Asheville's craft culture as you browse locally-made wares and artwork. And, discover the area's tremendous talent on the stage from the opera to bluegrass to

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Outdoor Dining

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- July 7-9, 2017

Summer is now in full swing in the mountains. With the warmer weather comes lush green foliage and an uptick in outdoor activities. This coming weekend, those activities include outdoor concerts, dining, adventures, and athletic competition. So, this Friday through Sunday, step out and explore all Asheville has to offer! Jamey Johnson at New Mountain Amphitheater Friday, 5-11 p.m. New Mountain

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Sequence of a Total Solar Eclipse

2017 Solar Eclipse Events Near Asheville, N.C.

For the first time in 38 years, a narrow band of the United States will have the incredible opportunity to witness a total solar eclipse . Asheville lies on the edge of that narrow band, making it the perfect home base for experiencing this spectacular natural phenomenon on Monday, August 21, 2017. Asheville will see a 99 percent eclipse and is just 50 miles from the “path of

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Shindig On the Green

Things to Do in Asheville This Weekend -- July 1-4, 2017

Patriotism runs deep in the mountains of Western North Carolina. So, it's no wonder that Asheville and the surrounding communities go all out when it comes to celebrating our nation's Independence Day. The festive atmosphere surrounding this holiday weekend sets the stage for dancing, drumming and mountain music that hearken back to the all-American traditions of Southern

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