Most restaurants open with a bang — banners, grand-opening parties, VIP tastings and the like. But as Asheville’s market gets more and more saturated with eateries, a new trend is emerging: the quiet entrance. This summer, two established bar venues silently launched kitchens led by up-and-coming chefs, bypassing opening frivolities in favor of a more […]
Specialty cocktails and food items will celebrate and support pollinators during Bee City USA’s annual week of festivities.
It seems like the dust has barely settled since brothers Dillon and Jantzen Wray disbanded their last project, Old North State, and regrouped as Carolina Wray. But in the time it’s taken for many of us to adjust to the name change, Asheville-based Carolina Wray has already released an album (Long Road Home), two EPs […]
Embrace your inner artist this weekend with storytelling, visual art and more. Prefer to remain in the audience? There’s plenty of that too. As always, Xpress brings you the best in low-cost weekend events.