The Asheville Art Museum, in partnership with UNC Asheville, will launch the UNC Asheville Student Membership Initiative beginning January 1, 2020.
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Homeward Bound is currently hosting its Homeless Heroes Donation Drive at its Welcome Home Donation Center at 205 Elk Park Drive in Woodfin.
The City of Asheville has started installing its first speed cushions on Hazel Mill Road between North Louisiana Avenue and Patton Avenue. Construction is expected to last one to two weeks.
The National Park Service has announced the opportunity to provide input on two proposed Special Use Permits which could include temporary, full closures of sections of the Parkway motor road near Asheville in the spring and summer of 2020.
Allegiant recently announced new service from Asheville to West Palm Beach, Florida, beginning November 25, 2019.
Asheville’s chocolatey running event is back for its 13th year! Races will take place at the Isaac Dickson Elementary School on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.
Montford — Asheville’s most historic neighborhood — will showcase nine homes at the 24th Annual Holiday Tour of Homes on Saturday, December 7, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
The Center for Craft will celebrate its public grand reopening on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, after nearly a year of renovations to its historic 1912 building at 67 Broadway in downtown Asheville.
UNC Asheville will celebrate Cherokee Cultural Week with special events Nov. 13-15 and a keynote address by Principal Chief Richard G. Sneed of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI).
The National Park Service recently honored volunteers who have made significant contributions to the preservation, protection, and enjoyment of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
The Asheville Art Museum will open to the public on Thursday, November 14. The $24+ million, state-of-the-art facility encompasses 54,000 square feet and adds 70 percent more gallery space.
The Asheville Police Department has updated its existing search and seizure policy to incorporate the use of a written consent form to ensure that residents have a full understanding of their rights regarding consent-based searches.
The City of Asheville and Celebrating African Americans Through Public Art (CAAPA) are pleased to announce the selection of two local artists — mural artist Joseph Pearson and literary artist Phyllis Utley — to work alongside Art Ecologie.