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Steep Canyon Rangers

Music and theater are your ticket to winter fun in Asheville

With rich culture and a booming music scene, Asheville is one of the best places to go in the winter months for entertainment. The local stages heat up at this time of the year as many big-name, award-winning acts return home to the mountains and perform at Asheville music venues. If you're looking for things to do in Asheville this winter, or ideas for cozy weekend getaways, take a look at

Flat Rock Playhouse

20 Holiday Performances to See in Asheville, N.C.

Feel the holiday spirit rise with the curtain onstage in Asheville, N.C. These 20 performances are your ticket to a holiday filled with song, laughter, and the Asheville area’s top-notch talent in theater, dance, and music. Dance Dancers help kick off the holiday season with performances of The Nutcracker . As part of its international tour, the Moscow Ballet dances into Asheville’s

Barnaroo 2016

Win Tickets to Asheville Barnaroo!

Enjoy 18 acres of non-stop music over three days as you "Rock the Barn!" Kick off fall on an area farm with one of the biggest local music festivals of the season: Asheville Barnaroo 2016 at Franny's Farm in Leicester (just 20 minutes from downtown Asheville). The festival, put on by Skyland Automotive and musician Andrew Scotchie, is designed to showcase and celebrate local and

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Mountain Stages Bring the Holidays to Life

Seasons Greetings Through Music & Drama Asheville’s musical roots run deep and long. From Cherokee drum beats and toe-tapping Celtic tunes to symphonic harmonies and the driving beat of Indie Rock, the city’s music scene reflects its rich cultural heritage. And while the 27th Annual Warren Haynes Christmas Jam benefitting Habitat for Humanity is sold out, there is still plenty of

Caleb Takes it Slow for Top 10 Performance

Caleb Takes it Slow for Top 10 Performance

Still Time to Vote for Asheville's 'Idol' Contestant Photo courtesy of Asheville-raised American Idol contestant Caleb Johnson changed up his tempo for last night's Top 10 performance, meeting with mixed reviews from the panel of celebrity judges. Contestants were tasked with choosing a song from among Billboard Top 10 hits in recent years, and Caleb went with Lady Gaga's "Edge

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