Calendar of Events

Jul
15
Sat
2017
Orbiting Objects! All ages.
Jul 15 – Aug 18 all-day

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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.
Jul
20
Thu
2017
2017 Folkmoot Festival
Jul 20 – Jul 30 all-day

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.

Folkmoot USA

Jul
22
Sat
2017
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands
Jul 22 – Jul 24 all-day

Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands

OCTOBER 20OCTOBER 22

ExploreAsheville.com Arena
Doors do not open early
Friday – Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tickets available at the door day of show

Jul
23
Sun
2017
Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands
Jul 23 – Jul 25 all-day

Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands

OCTOBER 20OCTOBER 22

ExploreAsheville.com Arena
Doors do not open early
Friday – Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Tickets available at the door day of show

Jul
24
Mon
2017
Taylor Martin Open Mic Night
Jul 24 @ 8:00 pm

The Bywater Presents:

Taylor Martin Open Mic Night

796 Riverside Dr, Asheville

Live Piano at The Social Lounge
Jul 24 @ 8:27 pm

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.

Jul
25
Tue
2017
Hendersonville County Curb Market
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am

Hendersonville County Curb Market

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221 N. Church St

Year round – Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays 8am-2pm

WNC Farmer’s Market
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am

WNC Farmer’s Market

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570 Brevard Road, in Asheville, North Carolina

8-6pm Daily

Labyrinth – Black Mountain, NC
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

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.

UR Light Center

Showing Up for Racial Justice
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am

Firestorm Cafe & Books

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!
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am
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.

Hands On! is where LEARNING comes into PLAY!

Burntyard Vineyards Wine Tastings
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm

Burntyard Vineyards Wine Tastings

Summit Wine Club

Wine Tastings Sunday – Thursday 12-6pm

Winery Tours 2 pm Daily

2695 Sugarloaf Rd. Hendersonville, NC 28792

Echoview Fiber Mill Tours
Jul 25 @ 1:00 pm

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.

Children’s Art with Alisa
Jul 25 @ 3:30 pm

John Mac Kah Studio Presents: Children’s Art with Alisa

Register anytime.

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
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm

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.

 

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Greenville DOWNTOWN Line Dancing
Jul 25 @ 6:15 pm

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

Camera Club Meeting
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm

The Camera Club of Hendersonville Presents:

The general meeting  at the Chamber of Commerce, 204 Kanuga Rd.

For more information please visit our website.

Old Timey Jam at The Good Stuff
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm

Good Stuff Presents: Old Timey Jam

38 Baileys Branch Rd, Marshall, NC 28753

Kipper’s Totally Rad Trivia
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm

Buffalo Nickel Presents:

Kipper Trivia