Honor the apple: Apples have been a Henderson County tradition for centuries. Celebrate these stunning fruits with arts and crafts, activities for kids and plenty of apples at the North Carolina Apple Festival in downtown Hendersonville Friday, Aug. 30 through Monday, Sept. 2. Edgar Ward
Empty bowls made full: Throw a pot for a good cause with The Village Potters on Saturday, Aug. 31. Vessels will be donated to the upcoming Asheville Empty Bowls fundraiser.
The botanical specimen: Works by film photographer Honour Hiers Stewart will be on display at Hotel Indigo through October. An opening reception is planned for Thursday, Sept. 5.