Summer is winding down, but that doesn’t mean you have to. So get out there and enjoy those last few summer days. Enjoy Asheville’s live music, family fun events, the arts, and restaurants that will intrigue anyone.
Check out the new Biltmore Railway and anything on the Biltmore estate, where you’ll find several restaurants to pick from and wine for your tasting.
You’ll find many other events in the area, including Drag Brunch at the Grey Eagle, Scuppernong Grapes at the WNC Farmers Market, OktoBEERfest at Catawba South Slope, East End/Valley St Heritage Fest at MLK Park, Habitat Humanity Grand Opening in Weaverville, RAD River Fest at the Wedge Foundation, Wine and Cheese Tasting at the Rustic Grape Wine Bar, Uncommon Market at the Asheville Outlets, Family Animal Encounters at Chimney Rock State Park, Shindig on the Green at Pack Square Park, Concert in the Park at Biltmore Park, Ooh La La Curiosity Market at Prichard Park, Salsa and Latin Dancing at the Block, plays at Montford Park and the Asheville Community Theatre and Hendersonville Community Theatre, Asheville Tourists baseball at McCormick Field, and the always running LaZoom Tours, the Pubcycle, and wine tasting at Table.
Asheville Drag Brunch – Aug 25 – Grey Eagle
Celebrating our State Fruit-Scuppernong Grapes – Aug 23 – WNC Farmers market
OktoBEERfest – Aug 23 – Catawba Brewing-South Slope
East End/Valley Street Heritage Fest – Aug 23-25 – Martin Luther King Park
Grand Opening for Habitat Humanity Weaverville Restore – Aug 24 – 61 Weaver Blvd
RAD River Fest at Wedge Brewing – Aug 24 – Wedge at Foundation
Wine&Cider Summer:A Sangria and Cheese Tasting – Aug 24 – Rustic Grape Wine Bar
Uncommon Market at Asheville Outlets – Aug 25 – Asheville Outlets
Shindig on the Green – Aug 24 – Pack Square Park
Family Animal Encounters – Aug 16-31 – Chimney Rock State Park
Salsa & Latin Dance Saturdays – Aug 10-Sept 14 – The Block
Ooh La La Curiosity Market – Jul 6-Sept 21 – Pritchard Park
Biltmore Gardens Railway – May 24-Sept 29 – Biltmore
Asheville Tourists Baseball – Apr 4-Sep 2 (check schedule) – McCormick Field
Pubcycle Tours of Asheville – Amazing Pubcycle – Pick a tour from various locations. See website for days and times.
Lazoom Comedy Tours – The big purple comedy bus with the funny nun. Have fun and learn about Asheville. Pick a tour out of four different tours. See website for days and times.
Wine Tasting – Aug 23 – Table Wine – Free