Christmas at Biltmore launches with annual tree raising, Nov. 5

From a press release: Christmas at Biltmore launches with annual tree raising, Nov. 5 On Wednesday, Nov. 5 at 10 a.m., Santa Claus will escort a horse-drawn carriage delivering Biltmore’s holiday centerpiece, a 35-foot Fraser fir, to the front door of Biltmore House to kick off Christmas at Biltmore. The tree will spend the holidays […]

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute hosts an afternoon of theater & music, Nov. 2

From a press release: Osher Lifelong Learning Institute hosts an afternoon of theater & music, Nov. 2 The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville will host an afternoon of theater and musical performances on Sunday, Nov. 2 in UNC Asheville’s Reuter Center. Asheville Community Theatre’s Autumn Players will give a performance of Other Desert […]

Asheville Wild Birds Unlimited holds anniversary celebration, Oct. 31

From a press release: Asheville Wild Birds Unlimited holds anniversary celebration, Oct. 31 The Asheville Wild Birds Unlimited is celebrating one year since their migration to the new shop in Gerber Village. On Friday, October 31st from 9am – 6pm, there will be Halloween festivities and specials throughout the store. Stop by for food, fun […]

Holiday windows contest and walking tour, Dec. 3

From a press release: Holiday windows contest and walking tour Join in Asheville’s holiday season by entering the Downtown Holiday Windows Contest, presented by Window World of Asheville. This year’s theme is “Home for the Holidays,” always the same as the Asheville Holiday Parade. Three cash prizes will be awarded for Best Interpretation of Theme*, […]

Youth OUTright offers scholarships for Creating Change conference

From a press release: Youth OUTright offers scholarships for Creating Change conference Youth OUTright, WNC, Inc., is offering two scholarships for the 2015 Creating Change conference, which will be held in Denver, Colorado, from February 4-8, 2015. Creating Change is the premier annual organizing and skills-building event for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community […]

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Castell Photography Gallery hosts “NEXT: New Photographic Visions,” opening Nov. 7

From a press release: Castell Photography Gallery hosts “NEXT: New Photographic Visions,” opening Nov. 7 Castell Photography Gallery is pleased to announce the opening of the gallery’s sixth annual juried exhibition, NEXT: New Photographic Visions on Friday, November 7th with a reception from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This year’s competition was curated by the […]

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Listen to This, stories on stage presents: “I Wake Up Screaming,” Oct. 30

From a press release: Listen to This, stories on stage presents: “I Wake Up Screaming,” Oct. 30 “I Wake Up Screaming”: an eerie evening of told nightmare tales Thursday, October 30th at 7:30 PM 35 below (back behind Asheville Community Theater) Listen to This returns this Thursday night with a Halloween-inspired night of nightmare stories […]