Asheville-based designer Charles Josef, known for his beautiful bridal and evening gowns, is making waves with his menswear collection. The Retreat Collection for Men, which is designed and made in Asheville, highlights textiles inspired by mermen that Josef has designed himself.
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.
To many in the southern Appalachians, there is no animal more iconic than the black bear. This summer, residents in Western North Carolina will have the chance to become more familiar with the research that helps create sound conservation and management strategies for this species.
The Asheville Art Museum is excited to present Red Hot in the Blue Ridge, an exhibition being held in conjunction with Western North Carolina’s community-wide Summer of Glass celebration.
Since 2006, Jeff Miller and HonorAir (now Blue Ridge Honor Flight) have been flying WWII and Korean War veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit the memorials dedicated to their service and sacrifice. Now it’s time to do the same for Vietnam War veterans.
The Sierra Nevada Tailgate Market hosts more than thirty local farmers, growers, and Appalachian artists and crafters with a wide array of offerings every Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
The Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina have long been associated with the art of glass, and for years Asheville’s creative magnetism has drawn in masterful glass blowers, makers, and artists.
The Downtown Asheville Art District (DAAD) invites you to visit the more than twenty galleries that contribute to Asheville’s reputation as a vibrant arts community and “The Paris of the South.”
The Folk Heritage Committee announces its summer 2018 dates for two celebrated mountain traditions in Asheville: the 52nd season of Shindig on the Green and the 91st annual Mountain Dance and Folk Festival.
What’s that sound? It’s the sound of splashy fun coming your way at Asheville city pools!
Asheville Yoga Center invites the community to take their yoga practice outdoors in the heart of beautiful downtown Asheville. The 6th annual Yoga in the Park series takes place in Pack Square Park.
Military veterans, active duty military, and their families are now eligible for the YMCA of Western North Carolina’s new Military Appreciation membership program.
The City of Asheville Parks & Recreation Department recently launched the 2018 season of Movies in the Park, a free monthly movie series on the Roger McGuire Green in Pack Square Park.
Asheville Downtown Association’s Pritchard Park Summer Series brings free, family-friendly programming to Pritchard Park several nights per week throughout the warm season. All events are open to the public and suitable for all ages.