Jennythreads print parties for charity, Dec. 10 and 17

Press release from Jennythreads: Announcing the 7th Annual Print-Your-Own T-shirt Party at Jennythreads Studio in West Asheville on two Saturdays: December 10 and December 17 from 10am to 6pm. All proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Western North Carolina and Appalachian Wildlife Rescue. How it works: On two Saturdays December 10 & 17, Jennythreads […]

BMCM + AC calls for artists to participate in the 2017 {Re}HAPPENING

Press release from Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center: Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center announces an opportunity for artists to participate in the 2017 {Re}HAPPENING on Saturday, March 25 at Camp Rockmont in Black Mountain, NC. We invite artists to propose projects that reflect the innovative spirit of Black Mountain College. Artists […]

"Basket of Citrus" by John Anderson

John Anderson will discuss the history of whiskey painting at January Art League meeting

Press release from Art League of Henderson County: It seems appropriate that Art League of Henderson County member John Anderson be the guest speaker at the January 8th meeting. As a member of the Whiskey Painters of America, John knows a thing or two about miniature paintings, which is January’s special member challenge. Several times […]


Asheville Vaudeville presents a Winter Holiday Extravaganza, Dec. 17

Press release from Asheville Vaudeville: Asheville Vaudeville is excited to invite you to our Winter Holiday Extravaganza! Onkel Woland will be the host for this holiday extravaganza! He and the Black Forest Menagerie will guide you through the perilous paths of winter, introducing you to some of the little known folkloric characters of this otherwise […]

WCU professor Ron Rash and alumnus David Joy are nominated for Dublin Literary Award

Press release from Western Carolina University: Novels written by a Western Carolina University professor and by his former student are among the 147 titles in the running for the 2017 International Dublin Literary Award, widely acknowledged as one of the top – and most lucrative – honors in the publishing world. Ron Rash, WCU’s Parris […]

Longtime music and video store Karmasonics will close at the end of the year

Press release: For 22 years, making it’s home in downtown Asheville, Karmasonics Music Video has endeavored to bring great music to the Asheville community. And now the time has come for a change. Owner and founder John Ludovico has moved to the Adirondack Mountains in upstate New York and has continued regular treks to Asheville […]


Feature film “Luke and Jo” begins shooting in Asheville, Dec. 1

Press release from filmmakers: Solis Films is making a new feature film in Asheville, NC, called LUKE AND JO. Shooting will begin on Thursday, December 1, 2016. Featuring local cast and actor Erik Odom,who played “Peter” in the ultra-popular TWILIGHT series, the film will wrap on December 16, 2016. “Honestly, I’ve never been more excited […]

Photo courtesy of North Carolina Glass Center

Ornament release and seconds sale at North Carolina Glass Center, Dec. 2 and 3

Press release from North Carolina Glass Center: ‘Gift for Giving’ Ornament Release & Seconds Sale Where: North Carolina Glass Center River Arts District Location 140-C Roberts Street Asheville, NC 28801 When: December 2, 10 am – 8:00 pm December 3, 10am – 6:00 pm This holiday season the NCGC team is proud to be able […]

Standing Rock benefit and community potluck, Dec. 11

Press release from event organizers: Join us at 5pm sharp for a family friendly potluck followed by members of the Cherokee Tribe offering an opening ceremony. We will have musical guests The Resonant Rogues, The DiTrani Brothers, and Teach Me Equals rounding out the evening. Participants in the potluck please bring a dish w/ serving […]