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Top Spring Events in Asheville 2017

As the warmer temperatures bring beautiful blooms to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville’s calendar of festivals and celebrations also blossoms. Experience these colorful events that are sure to help you leave winter behind and put that spring back in your step. Spring Flowers and the Outdoors Reign These Asheville happenings embody the bright spirit of spring.  Biltmore Blooms , March

5 Asheville Food Festivals to Savor in May

5 Asheville Food Festivals to Savor in May

Seasonal Flavors Take Center Stage       The Asheville Herb Festival will be held May 1-3, 2015. In a Foodtopian Society , there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the best of Blue Ridge food and drink. And this May, visitors can sample from a smorgasbord of foodie festivals featuring beer, bread, herbs and more. Mark your calendars for these five delicious dates: Asheville

Festivals Liven Up Summer Events Calendar

Festivals Liven Up Summer Events Calendar

Music, food & art mingle at Asheville-area happenings Shindig on the Green kicks off June 28. Summer in Asheville brings opportunities for leisurely outdoor dining , swimming in water holes , and shopping at tailgate markets . It also brings a host of festivals  for music lovers, craft enthusiasts, foodies and beer drinkers. Some of Asheville's most popular fests kicked off in early May,

Biltmore Announces 2014 Concert Series

Biltmore Announces 2014 Concert Series

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, Grammy winners top line-up Legendary rockers ZZ Top will kick off the 18th annual Biltmore Concert Series on Wednesday, July 30, on the South Terrace of America’s Largest Home. ZZ Top lays claim to being the longest running major rock band with original personnel intact (40 years), and in 2004 the Texas trio was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Music

Asheville Beer Week Overflows With Craft Brews

Asheville Beer Week Overflows With Craft Brews

Pairing dinners, pint nights, mini-fests abound If celebrating N.C. Beer Month has left you thirsty for more Asheville craft beer, then mark your calendar for May 23-31 and make sure to come with an empty glass. Organized by industry professionals and beer lovers, in collaboration with the Asheville Brewers Alliance, Asheville Beer Week will offer a full nine days of tap takeovers, special

Easter Festivities for All Ages

Easter Festivities for All Ages

Gather Your Peeps for a Memorable Easter Eggs-perience With Easter Sunday just a few days away on April 20, families hunting for some sweet holiday fun are in luck. Check out one of these classic Asheville celebrations: Kick off your Easter weekend on Saturday, April 20 with Easter on the Green , a free event in Pack Square Park that will feature a 21-foot giant slide, obstacle course and a mini

Get your tickets for this first class musical weekend!

Get your tickets for this first class musical weekend!

Bluegrass fest enters 19th year, takes over Asheville resort A few tickets still remain for this weekend's bluegrass blowout at the Crowne Plaza Resort , just outside of downtown Asheville. The 19th annual Bluegrass First Class Festival will take over the resort grounds with a full weekend of pickin' and jammin'. From event organizers: "Many of the area’s finest musicians from the hot local

WIN TICKETS: Ring in 2014 in Asheville

WIN TICKETS: Ring in 2014 in Asheville

Celebrate the new year with dancing, music, trains and craft beer No matter what your style, Asheville has a New Year's Eve celebration perfect for you, from fine dining and bar-hopping in downtown to one of these great parties. Check out the many ways to say "so long" to 2013, and find out how you could win tickets to one of them: Beer City Bashes Several Asheville breweries will be ringing in

[WIN] Asheville Wine & Food Festival

[WIN] Asheville Wine & Food Festival

Enter to Win Tickets for the Asheville Wine & Food Festival. One of Asheville's largest culinary celebrations returns! The Asheville Wine and Food Festival, rated by the  New York Post  as one of the best of its kind, runs from August 23-25 and is taking place in downtown at the U.S. Cellular Center. Enter Here to Win Tickets! There are a number of different events planned