Through (8/19) – All Kinds of Quilts, by Asheville Modern Quilt Guild. Opening reception Sunday, May 4, from 2-4pm.
ONGOING – Classes for careers in the food and hotel industries. Includes American Hotel and Lodging Association Certification. Call for times. $25.
Through FR (8/1) – Fly Over, photography of WWII warbirds by Barbara Sammons.
SA (6/7) through WE (12/31) – Hillbilly Land: Myth and Reality of Appalachian Culture.
Through FR (7/4) – Applications accepted for six weeks of free vendor space at Spruce Street Market. Visit website for full details and guidelines.
Through MO (7/7) – The Wonder of Nature, watercolor paintings by Janice Lape. In the Blowers Gallery.
Through SU (9/7) – Dox Thrash, An American Journey: Georgia to Philadelphia, print works.
Through (7/31) – A Lasting Legacy, works by local women from the late 19th century.
Through FR (7/11) – Works by members of the Transylvania Art Guild.
Through SA (7/27) – Paintings and illustrations by Trek 6, Ishmael, Ted Harper, Topr, Melt FTK, Big Bertha and Gus Cutty.
Through WE (8/27) – Cash Crop, life-size sculptures of slaves during the trans-Atlantic slave trade. $6/Free students 12th grade and younger.
Through TU (7/31) – World’s Apart, works by Peggy Horne Taylor.
Through SU (7/27) – Evolution of the Landscape, works by William Vandever, Jo Ridge Kelley and Ranoma Bronkar Bannavan. Opening reception: July 18, 6pm
Through SU (8/31) – Pop Gun, photography Sandlin Gaither.
Through (7/18) – Art in Bloom, plein air paintings.
Through (7/27) – The Luminous Surface, channel video and audio visual works
FR (7/4), 6pm – Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Showcase, part of the Heart of Brevard Independence Day celebration. Held on Main Street in Brevard.
Through SA (8/2) – A Retrospective, sculpture and ceramics by R. N. Grinnell/Banister.
Through (8/16) – Applications will be accepted for the N.C. Arts Council Regional Artist Project. Open to artists in Henderson, Polk, and Transylvania counties. Contact for guidelines.
FR (7/4) & SA (7/5), 8am-5pm – $5 per day.
SA (7/12), 8pm – Volunteers needed to assist in the Highland Night Flight race, which benefits the development of greenways.
Through SA (7/26)- Volunteers needed to prepare for and work at the Highland Ale Share benefit for the greenways.
FR (7/4) & SA (7/5), 8am-5pm – Mountaineer Antique Auto Club Car Show. $5/ free for children 11 and younger.
Through FR (10/3) – The Photography of Lewis Hine: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1918, photographs of child textile workers.
FR (7/4), 2pm – Pendergrast Family Patriotic Pops. $15-$40.
1st FRIDAYS, 4-5pm – For ages 5 to 12. Free.
$2 off all 6-packs & growlers
Food truck: Melt Your Heart (gourmet grilled cheese)
FR (7/4), 5pm – A race of rubber ducks to benefit Transylvania Community Arts Council scholarships and art in school programs. $5 per duck.
Live Music: Burning Can pre-party w/ Sol Driven Train, 7pm; Food: Underground Baking Co., 5pm
Live Music: Asheville Jazz Orchestra (patriotic music), 5:30pm
FR (7/4), 6pm – Includes a parade, live music and fireworks. Free. Held in historic downtown Marion.
FR (7/4), 7-9pm – Introduction to the Tibetan system Tai’ Chi Gung. Free.
FR (7/4), 7-9pm – Tom Brown, a one-man band. Includes a car show with Hendersonville Antique Car Club.
FR (7/4), 7-9pm – Includes live music. Free. Held at the Visitor Center, 201 S. Main St., Hendersonville.
THURSDAYS through SUNDAYS until (7/13) – The Stardust Supper Club. Thu.-Sat.: 7:30p.m.; Sun.: 2:30 p.m.
FRIDAYS through SUNDAYS until (7/26), 7:30pm – Tartuffe.
WEDNESDAYS through SATURDAYS (6/12) through (7/13) – My Fair Lady. Wed.-Sat.: 8pm; Wed., Thu., Sat., Sun.: 2pm. $40.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS until (7/27) – Boeing, Boeing. Wed.-Sat.: 8pm; Thu., Sat.-Sun.: 2pm. $40/$30 seniors.