Event Cancellations Due to Coronavirus

Several upcoming events have been canceled or postponed due to concerns about the new coronavirus (COVID-19). Events listed on this page may be outdated, so please visit the event website or contact the event organizer for the latest information.
Event organizers can contact us to update their event’s information.

Upcoming events and things to do in Asheville, NC. Below is a list of events for festivals, concerts, art exhibitions, group meetups and more.

Friday, December 4, 2020
Mortgage, Utility and Rent Relief (MURR) Program
Dec 4 all-day
Online

MURR Program

The NC Dept of Commerce announced several changes to the Mortgage, Utility & Rent Relief (MURR) program last week, and some nonprofits are now eligible. This is a first-come, first-serve program, and the max. is $40,000.

Saturday, December 5, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 5 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
“Leading During Challenging Times”
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Online

This event is free for Vision Henderson County Alumni, current Vision Henderson County students, and Chamber of Commerce Members but registration is required to attend.
Join fellow Vision Henderson County Alumni to learn more about rising to challenging times as a leader with a TED-style presentation and discussion from 4 leaders in Henderson County.
On the program:
Dr. John Bryant – Superintendent, Henderson County Public Schools
Dr. Laura Leatherwood – President, Blue Ridge Community College
Ernest Humphries – Plant Manager, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Dr. Millicent Burke-Sinclair – Executive Director, Four Seasons, The Care You Trust
December Business Morning Update
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online w/ Henderson County Chamber
This Month’s Program
  • Rick Bowling, Senior Tax Accountant – BGW CPA , providing updates on 2020 tax changes.
There is no cost to attend but registration is required.
Friday, December 11, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 11 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Saturday, December 12, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Incredible Business Networking – South Asheville
Dec 15 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Post 25 Kitchen & Lounge

• What we’ll do
Network and have lunch with new and old friends while you promote your business products and services. Bring a big stack of business cards and a friend if you like. ALL are invited, no cost to attend the meeting, we just ask that you support our host restaurant and buy your lunch (the food is exceptional!)

• What to bring
Business Cards, Positive Attitudes, Smiles.

• Important to know
Perfect your one minute speech – make sure people know who you are and most importantly, how you can help them. Networking events are a great place to practice your pitch!

• Thanks to our Sponsors!
– Radius Chiropractic
– Montreat College School of Adult and Graduate Studies
– College Nannies+Sitters
– Charlotte Sheppard, Realtor
– The Super Signguy

Friday, December 18, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Saturday, December 19, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Friday, December 25, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Saturday, December 26, 2020
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Dec 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected]blueridge.edu.
Friday, January 1, 2021
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Jan 1 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Saturday, January 2, 2021
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Jan 2 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Sunday, January 3, 2021
2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Jan 3 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Blue Ridge Community College
Registration is Open for the 2021 Mission Accelerator Program
Mission Acceleration is designed by entrepreneurs to help for-profit, family owned, and nonprofit businesses innovate and increase profitability in 2021. If you approach the business the same way as you did in 2020, it will limit future profit growth. Now is the time to innovate with cutting edge best practices in business management, leadership, planning, branding, marketing, sales, accounting, purchasing, raising capital, information technology, human resources, time management, new business development, operations and distribution. The Program will help you identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in each department of your company to track, monitor and accelerate the success of your business. Peter Drucker said, “you can’t manage what you don’t measure.”
The January 6 – May 19, 2021 program will begin at 8 A.M. at the Henderson County Chamber of Commerce and will end at 12:30 P.M. The Tuition is $295. Deadline for registration is January 4, 2021.
For more information, e-mail M.C. Gaylord at [email protected].
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Recycling Resilience series: Drop-off Programs Getting it Right
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Online

Join us January 14 at 1:00pm for the fifth webinar in the Recycling Resilience series: Drop-off Programs Getting it Right. Drop-off collection centers serve a critical role in ensuring universal access to trash and recycling services in the Carolinas. Learn how these centers are positioning for the future of drop-off collections, how they plan and pay for programs, and ways to operate effectively and efficiently, and how they have adapted services due to coronavirus. Visit www.cra-recycle.org/webinars/resilience for updates on speakers and topics!

Recycling Resilience: Drop-off Programs Getting it Right
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
webinar

Join us January 14 at 1:00pm for the fifth webinar in the Recycling Resilience series: Drop-off Programs Getting it Right. Drop-off collection centers serve a critical role in ensuring universal access to trash and recycling services in the Carolinas. Learn how these centers are positioning for the future of drop-off collections, how they plan and pay for programs, and ways to operate effectively and efficiently, and how they have adapted services due to coronavirus.

Visit www.cra-recycle.org/webinars/resilience for updates on speakers and topics!

*Participants can request CEU’s directly from SWANA for this by emailing the agenda/program details and proof of attendance to [email protected]

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
DigiMarCon South 2021 – Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition
May 26 – May 27 all-day
JW Marriott Houston by The Galleria Hotel

“DigiMarCon South 2021 is your chance to …
– Experience a safe and intimate gathering with marketing leaders and professionals in a clean and hygienic environment.
– Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media and advertising industry.
– Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level.
– Network with thought leaders, collaborate with your peers and build your professional network.

The 4th annual DigiMarCon South, the Premier Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference & Exhibition in the Southern United States returns May 26th to 27th, 2021 at the luxurious JW Marriott Houston by The Galleria Hotel in Houston, Texas. Join your peers in-person or online for 2-days jam packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends, practical solutions, strategy and networking, also check out the next generation of technology & innovation; Internet, Mobile, AdTech, MarTech & SaaS Technology.

Immerse yourself in topics like digital strategy, programmatic advertising, web experience management, usability / design, mobile marketing & retargeting, customer engagement, user acquisition, social media marketing, targeting & optimization, video marketing, data science & big data, web analytics & A/B testing, email marketing, content marketing, conversion rate optimization, search engine optimization, paid search marketing, geo-targeting, predictive analysis & attribution, growth hacking, conversion rate optimization, growth marketing tools, marketing & sales automation, sustainable growth strategies, product marketing & UX / UI and much, much more!

At DigiMarCon South 2021, you will receive all the elements you need to achieve digital marketing success! Conventional thought will be challenged, new ways of thinking will emerge, and you will leave with your head, notebooks and professional toolkit full of action items and ideas to lead and supercharge your agency / team / account to even greater success.

Be a part of DigiMarCon South 2021 and discover how to thrive and succeed as a marketer in a rapidly evolving digital world. Top keynotes, case studies, strategy sessions, networking and more in a safe and hygienic environment!

See why people keep coming back year after year to this must-attend event! Register and secure your seat today.

For more details visit https://digimarconsouth.com.”