Asheville Community Theatre has opened its 73rd season with Avenue Q, a puppet-filled witty and raunchy musical comedy! Performances continue through October 28.
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The 47th LEAF Festival takes place Thursday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 21 at the majestic Lake Eden in Black Mountain, NC. Dozens of excellent artists are scheduled to perform throughout the weekend.
Continuing her work to support adults talking openly with children about subjects too important to ignore, author and illustrator Anastasia Higginbotham returns with the fourth book in her Ordinary Terrible Things Series.
The Family-Friendly Affordable Buncombe initiative advocates for the property tax revenues from the upcoming sale of Mission Health to be allocated toward community-wide investments in early childhood education, homes and apartments that are affordable for working families, and better public transit.
The Habitat ReStore at 31 Meadow Road will thank the community for its ongoing support by offering 25% off store-wide items from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday, October 20.
In-person early voting for the 2018 general election began Wednesday, October 17 in North Carolina. Early voting continues through Saturday, November 3.
Mitchell’s brother, Pisgah, recently passed away at the WNC Nature Center due to kidney failure. The two cougar brothers had spent 8 years side by side. Now, Mitchell is settling in to being on his own.
Air travelers can now book non-stop flights from Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) on United Airlines to Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C. (IAD) for travel starting on or after Feb. 14, 2019
A hard-hitting billboard and a full-page newspaper advertisement are targeting pollution from North Carolina’s massive hog farms. The billboard will remain posted until Nov. 11 on Tunnel Road.
North Carolina’s Oil and Gas Commission recently returned to work for the first time in two years. Whatever resources were underground when the commission was last in business have gone untapped since that point.
Indivisible Asheville/WNC will host a town hall for local candidates for the North Carolina State House and Senate at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Wesley Grant Southside Center, 285 Livingston Street, Asheville.
One of Shakespeare’s classics comes alive in an exciting and educational presentation by Warehouse Theatre on Tuesday, October 23 at 9:30 am and 12:00 pm.
It is well known that Western North Carolina is home to exceptional outdoor recreation opportunities. Much less known is that these mountain landscapes have also inspired and are home to a thriving network of outdoor equipment companies.