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Getting Crafty in Asheville

Getting Crafty in Asheville

Indie & heritage craft fairs mark July weekends Photo by The Big Crafty, Asheville. The middle of summer marks two opportunities to get your hands on some of the most interesting and intricate crafts that the region has to offer. Forget Christmas in July--think about Christmas shopping in July! First up is the Big Crafty , a semiannual celebration of indie craft ( think: Etsy.com ) set to take

5 Top Festivals in Asheville

5 Top Festivals in Asheville

Reader's Choice: The Best Festivals to Attend in Asheville. The results of a recent online poll are in and Asheville fans have named their top five favorite festivals. Here they are in descending order...  5. Beer Fests  Asheville has become a craft brew mecca so it only makes sense that the five annual beer-centered festivals made this list. Brewgrass and Winter Warmer are two of the

Holiday Shopping and Fall Crafts in Asheville

Holiday Shopping and Fall Crafts in Asheville

Christmas shopping should be fun! In Asheville, you can avoid tension, bad attitudes and long lines by strolling our pedestrian-friendly shopping districts and visiting independent, locally-owned boutiques and galleries. Find one-of-a-kind gifts for everyone on your list from the outdoor adventurer to the eclectic collector to the farm-to-table foodie . The Big Crafty Holiday Show Returns! Hosted

The Big Crafty Returns to Asheville Art Museum

Looking for a way to experience the funky arts-and-crafts side of Asheville? Check out the Big Crafty on Sunday, July 11, at Pack Place and Pack Square from 12 noon to 6 p.m. This larger-than-life festival features over 140 artists and crafters carefully selected for their innovation, creativity and eco-mindedness. The result is a free event that has an incredible reputation for being the best in