All day and up to 3:30 pm on Friday. Orbiting Objects! All ages. Prepare for the solar eclipse on August 21 by learning about orbiting objects. Free with $5 admission/free for members. Sponsored by Drs. Reid & Reid, Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics.
Named by USA Today as one of the Top Twenty Festivals in North Carolina, Folkmoot is a ten-day event, held across the mountains of Western North Carolina in Waynesville, Clyde, Lake Junaluska, Maggie Valley, Canton, Cherokee, Franklin, Hickory, Asheville, and Hendersonville, plus a first performance in Greenville, South Carolina. The 2017 festival dates are July 20 – 30 and feature cultural ambassadors/dance performing groups from India, Netherlands, Slovenia, Argentina, Russia, Israel, Taiwan, Wales and local Appalachian and Cherokee dancers and musicians.
Folkmoot is defined as a “meeting of the people” and delivers exuberant, educational and entertaining programs for all ages based on cultural exchange through dance and music. The festival is designed to build global relationships, foster cultural understanding and develop community prosperity.
The Bywater Presents:
Taylor Martin Open Mic Night
796 Riverside Dr, Asheville
Live Piano at the Social Lounge
Live Piano, Music By ReadyPlay Entertainment at The Social Lounge. Servers enjoy Industry Night specials every Sunday and Monday nights, and EVERYONE enjoys live music on the baby grand piano. Timeless elegance… nightly.
Hendersonville County Curb Market
221 N. Church St
Year round – Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 8am-2pm
WNC Farmer’s Market
570 Brevard Road, in Asheville, North Carolina
Labyrinth – Black Mountain, NC
Located behind the Light Center Dome. FREE. While you are here, please also enjoy our Light Room and Hiking Trails. They are also FREE.
Showing Up for Racial Justice, Every Tuesday mornings at 10 am
Showing up for Racial Justice (SURJ) is a national network of groups educating and organizing white people to act as part of a multi-racial majority for racial justice. Asheville SURJ hosts a weekly discussion group on risk-taking, accountability, mutual interest and how to call more white people into racial justice work. Anyone with a passion for working with white people on racial justice is welcome!
Firestorm Cafe & Books
610 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806
Science Play-Air! Ages 3-6. Explore air and all of its’ unique, fun properties while falling in love with science. $20 non-members, $15 members. Students must be potty trained or attend with an adult and should bring a snack. Pre-registration required. Call 697-8333 to register. Sponsored by Van Winkle Law Firm.
Burntyard Vineyards Wine Tastings
Wine Tastings Sunday – Thursday 12-6pm
Winery Tours 2 pm Daily
2695 Sugarloaf Rd. Hendersonville, NC 28792
Echoview Fiber Mill Tours
Every Tuesday, starting at 1pm, we give free tours of our state-of-the-art fiber processing facility. Come hear our story and see the process of how we take raw fibers and turn them into the high quality yarns and products our customers know and love.
John Mac Kah Studio Presents: Children’s Art with Alisa –
Classes, Workshops, and Private Fine Art Instruction.
– – Tuesday & Wednesday, 3:30-5:30 p.m.
John Mac Kah Studio, 122 Riverside Dr., Studio H, Asheville
(828) 225-5000, www.JohnMacKah.com
Remote Solar Power on the Farm
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
In this workshop we will review technology for using PV solar and battery systems for providing remote electricity for small load demands such as heat lamps, water pumping, electric fences, and more.
Greenville DOWNTOWN Line Dancing
Every Tuesday from 6:15 to 8 pm at Sears Rec Center in McPherson Park (corner of N Main & E Park). Dances are taught in a fun and easy way with a variety of music – Hip Hop, R&B, Rock & Roll, Latin, Country, Shag, Swing. Party dances include Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle, Bikers Shuffle, Cha Cha Slide. Second hour moves into mainstream dances -Good Time, Tush Push, R&B Boogie and more. No partner or dance knowledge required. Two left feet are fine. Bring your friends and have some fun. Cost – $5 (Greenville City Residents -$4)
Sears Rec Center, 100 E Park Ave, Greenville SC 29601
The Camera Club of Hendersonville Presents:
The general meeting at the Chamber of Commerce, 204 Kanuga Rd.
For more information please visit our website.
Good Stuff Presents: Old Timey Jam
38 Baileys Branch Rd, Marshall, NC 28753
Buffalo Nickel Presents: