Comedians Vince Morris, Tom Green and Sara Schaefer perform at The Millroom in April

The Millroom announces three comedy shows for the month of April: Vince Morris performs on Friday, April 10; followed by Tom Green on Tuesday, April 14; and Sara Schaefer on Thursday, April 30. Press release from event organizers: April is the month for comedy in Asheville with three fantastic comedians coming through to play the […]

Tickets on sale for Music Video Asheville

Music Video Asheville holds its annual showcase of local musicians and filmmakers on Wednesday, April 29. The event, held at Diana Wortham Auditorium, will include a panel discussion about music video production, distribution and resources. Tickets are $12 advance/$15 at the door. Press release from organizers: Music Video Asheville 2015 Tickets Available Today Music Video […]

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River Arts District spring studio stroll, May 9 and 10

The River Arts District holds its spring studio stroll over Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday and Sunday, May 9 and 10. Studios and galleries will be open to the public with live demonstrations. Press release from event organizers: River Arts District Celebrates Mothers’ Day with Two-Day Studio Stroll and Art Sale *NOTE THIS STROLL REPLACES THE […]

Annual high school Shakespeare monologue competition, March 28

Students from Caldwell, Burke and Catawba Counties compete in the third annual high school Shakespeare monologue competition on Saturday, March 28. The public is invited. Press release from the Caldwell Arts Council: Nineteen high school students from traditional and private schools in Caldwell, Burke and Catawba Counties are preparing for the 3rd Annual High School […]

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Boys club: My Daddy Taught Me That youth program provides positive role models

If you think your day is busy, try keeping up with Keynon Lake. Lake parlayed his pro basketball and sports medicine experience into a career with Buncombe County Health and Human Services, where he is a community service navigator and prevention social worker. Driven to address the questions raised by his line of work, Lake penned the book My Daddy Taught Me That.

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Bob Moog Foundation holds raffle for vintage Moog Liberation synthesizer

The Bob Moog Foundation just launched its spring raffle and the prize is a vintage Moog Liberation synthesizer. The raffle, which runs through Friday, April 20, raises funds for the foundation’s projects. Press release from event organizers: Today the Bob Moog Foundation announces its spring raffle for a vintage Moog Liberation synthesizer. The raffle, a […]

Blue Ridge Bookfest announces authors and schedule for April 24-25 event

Blue Ridge Bookfest is held at Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock  on Friday and Saturday, April 24 and 25. The event includes free workshops, presentations and opportunities to meet authors. This year’s featured author is war and foreign correspondent Joseph L. Galloway. Press release from event organizers: Authors and Exhibitors The 2015 Blue […]

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A BEAT LIFE Takeover at One Stop and Asheville Music Hall, April 10 and 11

The Asheville Beat Tape Collective announces a two-night show at One Stop and Asheville Music Hall, Friday and Saturday, April 10 and 11. Featured performers include The Difference Machine from Atlanta on Friday and Blockhead from New York City on Saturday. Press release from event organizers: The Asheville Beat Tape Collective and Asheville Music Hall […]