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Organicfest Celebrates 10 Years

Organicfest Celebrates 10 Years

Head down to Pack Square this weekend for the 10th anniversary of Organicfest. This downtown festival will provide you with a day of live music, vendors and great food.  Entertainment includes music by Sirena Squires, Dawn Humphrey, Ian Booth, Jimmy Landry, Chriss Rosser, Jen Worthen, Coco Palmer/ Tom Dolce, Cliff Rubin, Lyndsay Wojcik, Jeff Michels, Highlight, Richard Shulman, Every Mothers

Celebrate Labor Day With A Free Concert in the Park

Celebrate Labor Day With A Free Concert in the Park

Celebrate the Labor Day holiday with an amazing show from the Asheville Symphony Orchestra in downtown Asheville . This event was very popular last year and promises to be just as exciting this year. Full press release follows: To celebrate Labor Day, Asheville Symphony Orchestra and the Pack Square Park Conservancy are joining forces to stage a free public concert with several deluxe options from

Bele Chere Best Bets: Insider Tips

Bele Chere Best Bets: Insider Tips

An Asheville summertime tradition kicks off this week in the streets of downtown. Starting this Friday you can enjoy the sights and sounds that have made Bele Chere the largest street festival in the southeast. Here are some insider tips on what's hot, what's new and what festival favorites will be returning. More Music: This year, bands performing at Bele Chere will be playing extended 90 minute

What Exactly Is The Big Crafty?

What Exactly Is The Big Crafty?

The Big Crafty is the top-rated arts & crafts fair in Western North Carolina according to the Mountain Xpress Best of WNC annual poll. Find out why by coming out to Pack Square in downtown Asheville this Sunday July 10 from 12 - 6 PM. Per the festival website, The Big Crafty revives the tradition of the community bazaar. It's a lively celebration of handmade commerce featuring local food,

Asheville's Summer Sizzle

Asheville's Summer Sizzle

Break out the swimsuits and grab your sparklers. It's time for a weekend full of barbeques, pool parties and lively events all over town. You can bet that Asheville will be hopping for the fourth of July weekend. Be sure to check out these spirited events planned all around the city. Friday July 1 - Belfast Boys at the Thomas Wolfe Memorial - As part of the Pickin' on the Porch series, this duo

Top 5 Asheville Travel Happenings of 2010

Top 5 Asheville Travel Happenings of 2010

Only one more day to go in good-ol’ 2010, and only two more nights before we welcome 2011. We thought it would be nice to spend these last few hours of the year reflecting on what made 2010 such an amazing year to visit Asheville (and what will continue to make it a great travel destination in 2011). 5. Beer City USA: With more craft breweries per capita than any city in the US–Asheville is fast

HardLox Jewish Food and Heritage Festival

HardLox Jewish Food and Heritage Festival

This weekend, Sunday, October 17 , Asheville will host the eighth annual HardLox Jewish Food and Heritage Festival. This year the festival will be at the new Pack Square Park in historic downtown Asheville, North Carolina from 11:00 am until 4:00 pm.. We invite you to come and celebrate Asheville's Jewish food and Jewish culture. For more information visit our event listing for HardLox Jewish Food

Final Shindig on the Green of 2010 on September 4

Final Shindig on the Green of 2010 on September 4

Bring your instruments, families, friends, lawn chairs and blankets to Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville for the final Shindig on the Green of the 2010 season. Enjoy unique music and dance performances on stage, and informal jam sessions. Come celebrate the treasured cultural heritage of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. This is a free event , taking place along about sundown, or 7:00 p.m.

Join the fun at Pack Square Park’s Celebration

Join the fun at Pack Square Park’s Celebration

Check out Pack Square Park , Asheville’s newest downtown park, on Friday beginning at 5:30 p.m. The evening will begin with a few words from local and regional dignitaries including Mayor Terry Bellamy and County Commissioner David Gantt. Live Local Music At 6:30 p.m., local talent takes to the stage with performances by Skinny Legs & All and Kat Williams. Pack a Picnic Bring a picnic and plan

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