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The Asheville Museum of Science Receives Grant for a Makerspace   ASHEVILLE, NC - April 2, 2018: The Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS) announces the award of a grant from the Glass Foundation to further the museum’s goal of becoming a hub for innovation and learning through making and engineering. Thanks in part to this generous grant the museum has a fu...Read More
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The Asheville Downtown Association today announced the lineup for the 30th anniversary season of Downtown After 5, presented by Prestige Subaru. Downtown After 5 takes place the 3rd Friday of the month May – September and is held on North Lexington Avenue. Events are free and open to the public. 2018 Lineup May 18 ...Read More
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Each spring, the Asheville Downtown Association hosts Easter on the Green, presented by Ingles, the Saturday before Easter Sunday. This year's event is Saturday, March 31 from 2-5pm at Pack Square Park. Easter on the Green is a free event. The event features age-specific Easter egg hunts, see schedule below. Parents/guardians will be required to check children in to pick up the appropri...Read More
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On Sunday, March 25, we'll announce the lineup for the 30th anniversary season of Downtown After 5, once again presented by Prestige Subaru. This event is free and open to the public and will feature local favorite, The Get Right Band. DTA5 Kickoff takes place at The Orange Peel. Volunteer Orientation will begin at 3pm. If you're interested in volunteering at Asheville Downtown Associat...Read More
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Hotworks.org 2nd annual ASHEVILLE FINE ART SHOW™  Saturday & Sunday, May 19 & 20, 2018 New Location! Indoors at WNC Agricultural Center’s Davis Event Center Fletcher, NC        This art fair is different!   All artwork is original and personally hand...Read More
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Asheville GreenWorks Announces New Tree Workshops Free community events to provide education on best tree practices   Asheville, NC – March 7, 2018 – Asheville GreenWorks, the organization working to preserve and protect Asheville’s urban forest and rivers through waste reduction and r...Read More
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Asheville, NC -- February 5, 2018 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Eating disorders can affect anyone, anywhere. #NEDAwareness Week, spearheaded by the National Eating Disorders Association (nationaleatingdisorders.org), is an opportunity to engage people in conversation and share resources about food, body image...Read More
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21st Century Revitalization; Growing the Aging Suburban Landscape Towards Walkable Urbanism Ellen will discuss how existing suburban developments can be redesigned into more urban and more sustainable places. While there has been considerable attention by practitioners and academics to development in urban cores and new neighborhoods on the periphery of cities, there ha...Read More
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Our annual State of Downtown Luncheon is set for Wednesday, February 21 from noon to 1:30pm at the US Cellular Center. Thanks to our presenting sponsor First Bank. The luncheon will feature updates from the Asheville Downtown Association on our program of work and a presentation on results from our recent Downtown Business Survey. We’ll also have updates on downtown projects and initi...Read More
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REKINDLE YOUR ROMANCE WITH DOWNTOWN ASHEVILLE ~ ASHEVILLE PROCLAIMS VALENTINE’S WEEK AS LOVE ASHEVILLE GO LOCAL WEEK ~   ASHEVILLE, NC (January 25, 2018) – A series of events from Feb. 10 -17 designed to reconnect the community with downtown Asheville is slated to tie into the week around Valentine’...Read More

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