Halloween Carnival

The 2017 Asheville Halloween Guide

Friday, October 20, 2017

Embrace the scares with our 2017 guide to Halloween in Asheville, filled with terror trails, haunted houses, and family-friendly trick-or-treating.

29th Annual Warren Waynes Christmas Jam

Warren Haynes’ 29th Annual Christmas Jam on Dec. 9th

Friday, October 20, 2017

Warren Haynes’ 29th annual Christmas Jam is once again taking over Asheville, NC’s U.S. Cellular Center on December 9, 2017, where an incredible line-up of artists will take the stage for a good cause.

NICU Reading Program

Send a New Parent and Newborn Home With a Book

Friday, October 20, 2017

Reading and literacy is an essential life skill. One program at Mission Hospital lets newborns and families take books home from the hospital to get a head start on reading.

Breast Cancer Awareness

#IDriveFor Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Asheville Chevrolet would like to invite the public to join them this October for the #IDriveFor event. #IDriveFor is a fundraiser to help find a cure for breast cancer.

Asheville City Bus

City of Asheville to Update Its Transit Master Plan

Thursday, October 19, 2017

With the goal of making Asheville’s bus transportation better, the city of Asheville will update its Transit Master Plan. The goal is to establish a fresh framework for future transit growth in our community.

Energy Vampire

Vampire Power Is Scary Year Round

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Halloween is just around the corner. While trick or treaters are roaming the streets in search of screams and sweets, a hidden terror could already be lurking in your home.


Antique and Collectible Book Sale Oct. 20-21

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Friends of Pack Library will have the 7th annual Antique and Collectible Book Sale on Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21. Book prices start at $1, with most items $10 or less.

Person Writing in Book

Spellbound Children’s Bookshop Hosts NaNoWriMo Event

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

It’s that time of year beloved by budding novelists. November is National Novel Writing Month, affectionately known as NaNoWriMo. Spellbound Childen’s Bookshop wants to encourage young writers.

Garden Compost

CompostNow Expands Asheville Service

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

CompostNow Inc, a composting services business, announces they will be expanding their residential doorstep collection service area in Asheville starting November 6th.

Honey Bees

New Beehive Grants Now Available

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

County governments, nonprofit groups and certified beekeepers pursuing farmland preservation projects and beehive grants have until Dec. 15th to apply for funding assistance.

Asheville Yarn Bomb

Wall Street to Be Decked Out in Yarn

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Downtown geeky yarn store, Purl’s Yarn Emporium, along with multi-age stitchers of Asheville have organized once again to create a temporary yarn installation on Wall Street in downtown Asheville.

Art by the Tracks Juried Arts and Crafts Show

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Old Depot Association will host their 20th annual juried arts and crafts show on Saturday, October 28th, along Sutton Avenue in downtown Black Mountain.

Supper, People on the Move Dance Performance

“Supper, People on the Move” Dance Performance

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center, Randy Shull, and Hedy Fischer are pleased to host choreographer Silvana Cardell’s “Supper, People on the Move” at 22 London Rd. on Oct. 27-28.

Ferguson Family YMCA

Ferguson Family YMCA to Open Nov. 14th

Monday, October 16, 2017

The Hominy Valley will get healthier in spirit, mind, and body when the Ferguson Family YMCA opens its doors at Westridge Marketplace in Candler on Nov. 14th.

Asheville City Hall

Members Needed on a Number of City Committees

Monday, October 16, 2017

The City of Asheville has several openings on various committees.  Have you ever wanted to make a difference?  Have you wondered: “Can the City benefit from my experience and knowledge?”

St Nicholas

35below Presents St. Nicholas

Friday, October 13, 2017

Just in time for Halloween. A jaded theatre critic spins a tale beginning with obsession and ending with a descent into a macabre world of vampires.

Elizabeth Swing

Grovewood Gallery Debuts Craft in Toyland

Friday, October 13, 2017

Craft in Toyland opens Saturday, November 18th, at Grovewood Gallery in Asheville, just in time for the holidays. This group exhibition will showcase handcrafted toys and games – all American made!