Chow Chow is Asheville’s new self-proclaimed culinary spectacular. This weekend-long festival celebrates Appalachian cuisine and the Asheville chefs that create and share it.
The Grey Eagle
Another weekend-long festival, but this time for music. RADFest is an all-ages music festival that books artists from around the country with a special emphasis on booking women, non-binary musicicans, and musicians of color.
The Winter’s Tale
See free Shakespeare performed live in Montford Park amphitheatre by the Montford Park Players. Bring a picnic, any adult beverages, and sit back and relax. They will perform A Winter’s Tale.
U.S. Cellular Center
Award-winning pop country artist Kasey Musgraves will bring her Oh, What a World tour to Asheville.
The Orange Peel
The indie rock band returns to the Orange Peel in downtown Asheville with supporting band The Gloomies.
2019 Asheville Coffee Expo
The River Arts District
Asheville’s annual, one-day celebration of all things coffee. There are two ways to celebrate: the free Outdoor Street Faire, which will showcase artists, vendors, and coffee shops, or the full ticketed experience. Tickets will get you access to the region’s best coffee roasters, barista competitions, innovative espresso drinks and more.
Brother Wolf and Wine
District Wine Bar
Eat, drink and paws for a great cause. District Wine Bar will donate 15% of their sales to Brother Wolf. Plus, onsite adoptions of furry little ones will be available.
Blue Ridge Conservancy 5K
Blue Ridge Conservancy, 166 Furman Rd.
Get in your exercise for the day and support the Blue Ridge Conservancy!
13th Annual Homecoming Blood Drive
George M. Holmes Convocation Center
Did you know that someone in the U.S. needs blood every two seconds? This blood drive is open to students and non-students.
Wautauga River Social Club End of Summer Picnic
Eat, drink, and be merry for a good cause. All proceeds will be donated to the Watauga River Keeper. Food will be provided by The Cardinal Kitchen.
Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band carries the torch of New Orleans music while melding it with new styles of jazz as well.
Carolina Ramble + Reunion
Carolina Ramble and Reunion is a family-friendly end-of-summer event that features local music, storytellers, and more in a pastoral farm setting.
2019 Appalachian Clean Energy CLE
Appalachian Energy Center
The 2019 Appalachian Clean Energy CLE workshop will provide attorneys and other attendees with knowledge on issues related to clean energy facing North Carolina.