Asheville Art Museum to host Absinthe benefit Feb. 23

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Asheville Art Musuem

“Dance With the Green Fairy”: A Unique Cocktail Event That Benefits the Asheville Art Museum
Sunday, February 23, 7:00-10:00 p.m.
Location: Secret – to be revealed the day before the event

Oscar Wilde once said, “After the first glass of absinthe you see things as you wish they were. After the second you see them as they are not.” Absinthe (or The Green Fairy) has fueled many poets, painters and thinkers to legendary status. This Sunday evening, Spirit Savvy presents a festive and unique cocktail experience featuring unique and rare Absinthe from far-reaching corners of the world. Proceeds benefit the Asheville Art Museum.

The event includes:
·Creative cocktails by Cynthia Turner, New Orleans Native and Absinthe expert
·Dinner and dessert prepared by one of Asheville’s favorite upscale eateries, The Junction, serving simple food with a fine-dining twist
·Live Art

Tickets are $75.00 and can be purchased by visiting


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