AC-T: Bele Chere revival not gaining much attention from private investors

From Asheville Citizen-Times

By Mark Barrett:

Private groups mostly passed on a city government invitation to come up with an event that might have replaced Bele Chere.

The city received only two formal responses to a city request for initial interest from groups to put on what a staff report called “Asheville’s next signature event,” the city staffer overseeing the process said Tuesday.

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