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Asheville Amadeus Festival 2017

From music to theater to beer, Asheville takes center stage during Asheville Amadeus. The Asheville Symphony hosts the 10-day festival, which runs March 10-19, 2017, and is inspired by the life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Violinist Midori, one of the world’s most admired violinists, headlines this year’s lineup of performances, education programs, and social events. Most of

Shindig On the Green

Asheville's Shindig on the Green Celebrates 50 Years

Saturday evening jams run July 2nd through Labor Day As a young college student at UNC-Asheville, Jerry Sutton eagerly headed downtown in the summer for a mountain music experience unlike any other. Bluegrass, old-time, and folk musicians picked, strummed, and jammed in Pack Square Park. Square dancers and cloggers stepped to the beat. It was the beginning of a free outdoor concert series

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