Asheville Local News

Local news for Asheville, North Carolina and the surrounding Western North Carolina communities. Includes coverage on the Biltmore, Asheville Tourists, local beer, and local food.

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.

An electric BMW vehicle in a driveway.

The 2019 Fuel Economy Guide is Available Now

The 2019 Fuel Economy Guide is now available at The guide is published annually by the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and offers data on current model year vehicles.

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Dining Out For Life 2019 is Thursday, April 25

Dining Out for Life invites you to join your friends, family, and co-workers on Thursday, April 25 for Dining Out For Life 2019, a benefit to support the mission of the Western North Carolina AIDS Project.

Brown eggs and a milk carton on a picnic table.

Fresh at Farmers Markets This Week

More farmers tailgate markets vendors than ever are selling eggs right now, so this is a great chance to go local with your springtime celebrations.