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Two runners on a mountain trail during the Smoky Mountain Relay.

Smoky Mountain Relay Returns April 26-27

The 11th annual Smoky Mountain Relay will start this Friday morning at the Pink Beds Picnic area in Pisgah National Forest and make its way on roads and trails for over two hundred miles, ending on Saturday at the Nantahala Outdoor Center.

Model in green dress for the Color Me Goodwill fashion show.

5th Annual Color Me Goodwill Fashion Show

The 5th Color Me Goodwill Fashion Show is a fast-paced, head-turning showcase of Asheville’s growing sustainable fashion trend. Join the community on Friday, April 26 at The Orange Peel for a runway show you’ll never forget.

A man in boots aerating a lawn.

Garden Chores for April

Consider aerating the lawn with a core aerator as early as possible. This will allow spring rains to soak into the ground more readily.

An Asheville firetruck driving through downtown.

City of Asheville Launches Design Survey for Fire Station 13

The City of Asheville has launched a visual preference survey on a planned Fire Station 13. In this survey on Open City Hall Asheville, participants will be asked to select up to three images that illustrate their preferred design styles.