The Appalachian Trail Conservancy

Sunday, June 1st 2014 - All Day

The Appalachian Trail Conservancy invites experienced backpackers to apply for its Smokies Wilderness Elite Appalachian Trail Crew, known as SWEAT. Each six-day session gives volunteers the opportunity to work on different parts of the Appalachian Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Hikers interested in volunteering between June and August on SWEAT Crew should apply at or call 828-357-6541.


Community Action Opportunities: Head Start Program

Friday, June 27th 2014 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
at 25 Gaston St
25 Gaston St

Community Action Opportunities invites Buncombe and Madison County residents to give their child a Head Start and apply for its free comprehensive, educational program for 3 and 4 year olds. Call 828-252-2495 or stop by 25 Gaston St. in Asheville.

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Biltmore Concert Series presents ZZ Top

Wednesday, July 30th 2014 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
at The Biltmore Estate
1 Lodge St

Buy Tickets! – Starting at $60


Homegrown in Pritchard

Thursday, July 31st 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Pritchard Park
4 College Street

w/ The Night Trotters


Biltmore Concert Series presents Steely Dan

Thursday, July 31st 2014 - 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at The Biltmore Estate
1 Lodge St

Buy Tickets! – Starting at $66


Blue Ridge Rollergirls

Saturday, August 2nd 2014 - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
at US Cellular Center
87 Haywood St.

Blue Ridge Rollergirls are ranked in the top 50 teams internationally! They will compete in the Division 1 playoffs in Sacramento, Ca. this year. 6pm – Blue Ridge French Broads vs Demolition City Destruction Dames 8pm – Blue Ridge All Stars vs Demolition City Dynamite Dolls $12 Tickets $10: Students, Military, Go Local Cards, Groups 10+, Fire/Police/EMS


Manchester Orchestra

Tuesday, August 5th 2014 - 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
at The Orange Peel
101 Biltmore Avenue

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Benefit of Culture: A Pirate Party Hullabaloo

Thursday, August 7th 2014 - 5:00 pm
at Highland Brewing Company
12 Old Charlotte Hwy

LEAF presents the 4th annual FUNdraising event, Benefit of Culture: A Pirate Party Hullabaloo on August 7th, at the Highland Brewing Tasting Room. This pirate themed evening of music, food, drinks, and fun will benefit six youth arts education programs locally and globally through LEAF Schools & Streets and LEAF International programs. Patrons are encouraged dress in their swashbuckling best for the pirate costume contest, live music by Sirius B and the “Swashbuckling Sea-Stars”, Easel Rider “Pirate Arts,” and opportunities to win fabulous booty in the silent auction. Local HomeGrown EATS and a Highland Brewing BEER are included with ticket. Doors open at 6p.m. with a special VIP reception at 5pm. Individual tickets are $35; family tickets are $60, which includes admission of two adult and their children; VIP tickets are $75 per person; children under 10 are FREE. Tickets are available at For more information about Benefit of Culture, visit


Homegrown in Pritchard

Thursday, August 7th 2014 - 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
at Pritchard Park
4 College Street

w/ Ben Wilson

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David Gray

Friday, August 8th 2014 - 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
at Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre
1000 NC Music Factory Blvd.

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