PRESS RELEASE FROM UNC ASHEVILLE: The Tibetan Monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery will give a public lecture and guided meditation on Friday, Oct. 21 at UNC Asheville. These events are free and open to everyone. The lecture, The Psychology of Enlightenment, will take place at 11 a.m. on Oct. 21 in UNC Asheville’s Sherrill Center, […]
The fall edition of the Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands takes place Thursday-Sunday, Oct. 20-23, at the U.S. Cellular Center. PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SOUTHERN HIGHLAND CRAFT GUILD: Nestled in the creative engine of Asheville, NC, craftspeople from nine states gather at the biannual Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands at the downtown U.S. […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Urban Athletic Training Center will hold its 4th annual Barbells for Boobs fundraiser on October 24 from 4pm-9pm at Urban Athletic Training Center, 68 New Clyde Hwy., Canton. Barbells for Boobs fundraisers are sponsored by Reebok, and are used to fund mammograms for women and men that cannot afford them. There […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: The colors, flavors, sights and sounds of harvest season in the Blue Ridge Mountains all come together at the Valle Country Fair in scenic Valle Crucis, North Carolina on Saturday, October 15. Started 38 years ago as a fundraiser for a little country church, it has grown into an annual […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM WHITE HORSE BLACK MOUNTAIN: The Peruvian Amazon is home to a rich shamanic tradition of curanderos who offer healing, counseling and divination. Prayer, ritual, plant medicine and psychic healing can be called upon by the practitioner, and many people seeking to understand and benefit from curanderismo have made pilgrimages to South America. […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM BREVARD COLLEGE: Homecoming weekend will be filled with music once more at the second annual Alumni Jazz Concert, presented by the Brevard College Music Department on Saturday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in The Porter Center for Performing Arts. The performance is free and open to the public. The concert encourages dancing […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: WHAT: TRANCEFORMATION WHEN: OCTOBER 14::: 5:00 pm — 2:00 am WHERE: HIGHLAND BREWING COMPANY 12 OLD CHARLOTTE HIGHWAY ASHEVILLE NC 28803 TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE THROUGH: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tranceformation-tickets-27476777782 On October 14, in collaboration with an all-star local team of visual artists, producers, and performers, red.tree Inc brings Asheville a […]
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The group is currently on tour for new album Petals. Ben Sollee opens the show.
PRESS RELEASE FROM WARREN WILSON COLLEGE: Academic leaders at Warren Wilson College launch a free lecture series Tuesday, Oct. 4, covering U.S. and global affairs. Topics will include a historical look at the first women to run for U.S. president and an in-depth conversation about the lasting impact of National Socialism on multiple generations of […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM OUR VOICE: Healing from sexual violence comes in many forms, and we at Our VOICE believe that art is an essential tool in that healing process. Artistic expression has the power to transform our feelings and our lives, and this is exactly why we are dedicated to curating an annual art show […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE DOWNTOWN ASSOCIATION: The application deadline for the parade has been extended to Friday, October 7 at pm. Applications are available at ashevilledowntown.org/holidays. The Asheville Holiday Parade, presented by Bojangles of WNC, rolls, dances and marches through downtown Asheville on Saturday, November 19 beginning at 11am. The parade features nearly 100 entries […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Artist and Honky Tonk frontwoman Trish Tripp has never been afraid to set out into new creative territory. Since forming popular Country band Hearts Gone South four years ago, she’s discovered that her audience enjoys the t-shirts for sale at the merch table as much as the music on the […]
The band’s debut is described as “smooth and dark, sad but upbeat” on its CD Baby page. And that’s accurate, though the sadness feels more like poignancy; the pang in the change of seasons, love recalled from a distance of time.
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: emersion Presents: Plato’s Allegory of the Cave an interactive walk-through immersive theater installation October 14th&15th 8pm (a limited number of people can be in the house at a time, so stagger arrival times between 8-9:30pm) 43 W. Chestnut St. Asheville, NC 28801 $10 at the door emersion is a series […]
Join in the celebration: Plan a long weekend of studio-hopping, a self-guided exhibition tour or a visit to a craft fair (or three).
PRESS RELEASE FROM CLIFF CASH: The Cash brothers are coming to Asheville for the 9th annual Literacy Council Dinner and silent auction Friday Oct 14 at The Renaissance Hotel Asheville. The night before (Thursday Oct 13) Cliff Cash will be performing a new hour of comedy at The Altamont Theater on Church St. at 8PM. […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Sunday, October 23rd at The Odditorium The Savannah Sweet Tease Presents.. “13 Ways To Die” From the producers of The Savannah Sweet Tease Burlesque Revue, comes a deadly tale of unfortunate events. True incidents in which our teases meet the reaper under unusual circumstances. Watch them live as they recreate […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM SPELLBOUND BOOKSHOP: Spellbound Children’s Bookshop is thrilled to welcome author Kerri Maniscalco on Sunday October 2nd at 3:00 p.m. Kerri’s debut novel Stalking Jack the Ripper just hit the shelves last week and debuted at #1 on the New York Times Young Adult Hardcover bestseller list. A great crossover read for teens […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM DIANA WORTHAM THEATRE: Diana Wortham Theatre’s Matinee Series provides professional, curriculum-related shows at affordable costs, each season providing 10,000 children the opportunity to experience the theatre, works by professional dance companies, world-class puppetry, and the musical talents of renowned performers. The series is extremely popular with children, families, and teachers throughout Western […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM NEW MOUNTAIN: On Monday, October 3, New Mountain AVL celebrates the grand opening of The Summit — taking over the top floor of the New Mountain complex located at 38 North French Broad Avenue in downtown Asheville. The grand opening event on Monday Oct. 3 begins at 5 p.m., featuring a free […]