Our Blog

Around Asheville

Ask Us A Question

Do not fill in this field:
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Back To Blog

What's Good in the Hood, Asheville NC, March 15, 2024

BINGO! How long has it been? Have you never played? This is your chance to break out your lucky charms and your dabbing pens for a fun afternoon of Bingo! This will be held at the Stephens-Lee Community Center from 1 - 2:30PM | 12 and over; youth 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult | FREE | 30 George Washington Carver Ave, 28801 | Tickets: https://bit.ly/3Vdbfse

Mattress Sale Fundraiser! The Asheville City Schools Bands are having their Mattress Sale Fundraiser on Saturday! The Asheville Middle School Gymnasium becomes a mattress showroom from 10am-5pm. New, name brands for less than retail! All sizes & styles available! Over 25 mattress sets | Orders will be taken on the day | 197 S French Broad Ave

The Market Place Restaurant! Located in the heart of downtown Asheville, The Market Place Restaurant specializes in handcrafted cuisine from seasonal, local ingredients, many of which come from within a 100-mile radius of Asheville. Serving Dinner from 5 pm. This classic American lounge serves local brews & handmade cocktails, and features live music. | 20 Wall Street, 28801

St. Patrick's Day Celebration! Jack of the Wood opens early at 10 am on 3/17, with Irish traditional music sessions going from noon until 7 pm. At 7 pm, $5 cover. Live Music! Chef Earl Moe’s weekend specials: corned beef & cabbage for the entree and house-made soda bread with herbed butter. Classic Scotch egg (back on the daily menu as of 3/1), Guinness stew, and fish & chips. | Sun, March 17, 10 am-12 am | 95 Patton Ave, 28801

Intro to Cyanotype workshop! 1-day printmaking workshop taught by Guest Printmaker Eric William Carroll. In this workshop, you’ll be introduced to the cyanotype process & create cameraless photographs of objects, plants, and other materials. Explore the prep of cyanotype chemistry, various paper coating techniques, and proper exposure. Sun, March 17, 10 am-4 pm | Asheville Print Studio at 191 Lyman St. | $150 | Materials Fee of $20

Fringe Short Films! Boundary-pushing, genre-bending, experimental films by filmmakers from Asheville and beyond! Part of the Asheville Fringe Arts Festival, a multi-day, multi-venue extravaganza featuring dozens of weird and wonderful performances by local and traveling artists. Monday, March 18, 7PM and 9PM | Grail Moviehouse | 17 Foundy St. | Tickets $16 | https://bit.ly/49Tfca2

Spring Equinox Starlore & Stargaze! Welcome back to the Spring & constellate the origins of lunar calendars, Appalachian vernal ecology, the mythos of fertility, & a cross-cultural mosaic of Pleiadian folklore. Let's stargaze in the mountains and learn how our ancestors connected the cosmos to Earth. Sat, March 16, 7-10:00pm | The Sundial @ The High Meadow | 65 Sanford Way, Weaverville | $10 to $40 https://bit.ly/4cfhfqu

National Anthem Auditions! Calling all local talent - National Anthem auditions are here! They’re looking for performers to sing the Star-Spangled Banner at an Asheville Tourists game this summer. Auditions will take place at McCormick Field on Sat, March 16 from 9:30-11:30am | McCormick Field | 30 Buchanan Place

    Add Comment

    Comments are moderated. Please be patient if your comment does not appear immediately. Thank you.

    Comments

    1. No comments. Be the first to comment.