• North Carolina Arboretum

  • Address: 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way, Asheville, NC 28806
  • Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Admission: Free; standard parking fees apply.
  • Phone: 828-665-2492
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Relax and unwind at The North Carolina Arboretum's new “ArborEvenings” after hours series. Held every Thursday, April – October, from 6 to 9 p.m., visitors will see the Arboretum’s gardens come to light after dark while enjoying delicious food and tasty beverages, including beer and wine. On the last Thursday of each month, live music be played in the Heritage Garden. Entry into ArborEvenings is free and included in non-members’ standard parking fees.

Raise a glass to one of Asheville's most beautiful natural settings and celebrate your week amongst friends and flowers!

Parking Special

Redeem a free parking pass from the weekly edition of the Mountain Xpress newspaper in April and May! Must have printed coupon to receive free parking (valid April 4 - May 30).