Monarch Butterfly

Step Into the World of Butterflies

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The North Carolina Arboretum has a great new exhibit you won’t want to miss. It’s called Winged Wonders: Step Into the World of Butterflies.

Black Bear

Staying Safe Around Bears

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

While seeing a bear is an exciting moment, it is important to remember that bears are wild and can be dangerous. Their behavior is sometimes unpredictable.

Solar Eclipse

Asheville’s Solar Eclipse Festival at Pack Square Park

Monday, July 24, 2017

The Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS), Asheville City Schools, Buncombe County Schools, UNC Asheville, Mix 96.5, and the828.com are pleased to announce they will be co-hosting Asheville’s Solar Eclipse Festival on August 21st.

Assorted Vegetables

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

Monday, July 24, 2017

The height of summer at farmers markets can be dizzying for a shopper. So many colors, shapes, sizes, varieties, choices!

Asheville Art Museum

Asheville Art Museum Receives NEA Grant

Monday, July 24, 2017

The Asheville Art Museum has received a $20,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in support of the reinstallation of its Permanent Collection in the Museum’s renovated building, scheduled to open in late 2018.

A Crowd at Downtown After 5

Downtown After 5’s 29th Season

Friday, July 21, 2017

Downtown After 5 takes place on the third Friday of the months May through September and is held on North Lexington Avenue. Events are free and open to the public.