HAPPENINGS

Don't miss your last chance to score unique gifts at this very special pop up at the Masonic Temple.

Asheville Area Arts Council
The Asheville Area Arts Council hosts the 2018 Holiday Market on Saturday, December 8th

"Ad Lucem: Masking and the Resilience of a Human Spirit” - A photo exhibition by local artist Shawn Winebrenner opens December 7

Black Swan
Asheville's open mic night for bad dating stories is back with new host, comedian and overall badass, Black Swan.

Denise Carbonell
A powerful exhibition of art from sexual assault survivors in the Asheville community opens Thursday 15.

Asheville River Arts Studio Stroll
November 10 - 11 marks yet another fall Studio Stroll in the River Arts District where you can meet art makers + become an art collector.

/ Fleurs / showcases the work of an artist who is French born and loving, living the Asheville life.

Asheville Taco Takeover 2018
On October 14th Salvage Staton will be home to a taco lovers dream come true -- the 1st ever Taco Takeover.

Miss Gay Latina Asheville 2014 by Abi Fields Photography
In its 11th year the pageant returns to the Diana Wortham Theater on Saturday, November 3rd for an unforgettable night of fabulosity.

Hank Willis Thomas, Black Power
Clear your calendar for the opening of this must-see exhibition that explores the African American experience through contemporary art.

Trifecta Moog Synth Contest
Here's your chance to win one of three Moog Synthesizers during the Bob Moog Foundation 2018 Fall Raffle.

Harvest Fest 2018
Come one, come all to the 1st ever Harvest Fest at the Burton Street Community Peace Gardens on Saturday 9/22.

Asheville Van Life Rally
JuneBug Retro Resort in Weaverville is the 2018 home of the largest #vanlife gathering on the East Coast.

WNC Nature Center Brews & Bears
The WNC Nature Center's popular happy hour meet-up returns Friday, September 14th with food, cider, beer, music and bears.

Asheville FM Turns 9
Community celebrating community as Asheville Affiliates hosts a Birthday Bash Fundraiser for !03.3 Asheville FM

Brooklyn based duo headline the legendary Asheville music venue.

SEBC past at New Mountain AVL
Top street dancers from all over the US will gather to battle it out B-boy style at Asheville Music Hall for the 9th Annual SEBC.

LAAF 2018
In case you missed it or just want to reminisce, here are some clips from LAAF (Living Asheville Arts Festival) that happened Labor Day Weekend #SundayFunday.

NC Mountain State Fair / photo by @curatednc
If you can almost see the neon lights, hear the happy screams, and smell the fried foods (and farm animals!) in the air, it's because it is time for the NC Mountain State Fair!

'The Mouse That Roared' kicks off a four-part Peter Sellers retrospective at the Fairview Library on September 4th

plēb asheville
AVL wine lovers have more reason to toast in celebration with the Grand Opening of plēb on Saturday the 1st.

Asheville singer-songwriter Hannah Kaminer will open the show.

Let's Drall Y'all At BattleCat
Every Tuesday night, you can go to BattleCat in West AVL and just chill, draw, sketch, relax. Join the movement!

Yacht Rock Revival
Get your sailor attire on for tonight's Yacht Rock REVIVAL at Salvage Station with inspiration from Honeypot #SAILAWAY

Today why not spend your lunch break enjoying local food trucks, music, and giving back to the community with the Downtown Welcome Table?

The Bee's Knees at The Odditorium
From 12pm-6pm this Sunday go and get your flea on at The Bee's Knees Vintage Market hosted by The Odditorium

Blind Pig Pop-Up at District Wine Bar
2 Day Blind Pig Supper Club "Culinary Extravaganza" Pop-Up This Weekend at District Wine Bar in the RAD

Here's a tip: channel your irrational yearning for your ex into a steamy summer fling.

The event will be held from 6-7:30 p.m. at Pack Library Auditorium.

The event is stacked with multiple comedians from around the country.

The July 20 event will benefit the family of local comedian Michael Roach, who died in April.

Movie producer and director Arthur Penn's legacy in American film is one deeply rooted in his experiences at Black Mountain College.

The July 18 event will provide a forum for discussing ways to promote sexual and gender diversity in area workplaces.

The purpose of the contest is to showcase innovative building projects constructed predominantly of used building materials.

New additions to the event this year include a free community yoga practice each day and free attendance to panel discussions with a variety of presenters.

This Blue Ridge Parkway park is in need of extensive repairs.

More than 150 riders are expected for the annual family-friendly bike ride and social.

The conservancy's spring event at the Salvage Station will honor volunteers and new land protection.

The event sponsored by The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina is a celebration of women's philanthropy.

The hotel partners with local bands and non-profits to bring special event series to its rooftop.

An engaging portrait of a world-class violinist, who also happens to be a fascinating and kind man who knows how to live.

The exhibition at Pink Dog Creative asks 21 local artists to reflect on gun violence.

The event will be held at Flora in West Asheville, where two Asheville women entrepreneurs will help bring out your best.

The second annual stargazing event at the Appalachian Highlands Science Learning Center at Purchase Knob is set for May 18.

The Asheville Yoga Festival is set for July 26-29.

Hundreds of Pisgah Legal Services supporters will gather at the Renaissance Asheville Hotel on April 11 to celebrate.

Voting rights and civic engagement are key components of this event.

The special events on April 5 and 6 are free and open to the public.