A Swannanoa Solstice on December 21st at Diana Wortham

Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014

December is a time for reflection, connection, and celebration — and for over a decade, the performers of A Swannanoa Solstice have been bringing warm merrymaking and quiet contemplation to Asheville audiences.


Help Light-Up the Night with a New Asheville Tradition

Posted on Thursday, December 18, 2014

The Arboretum has collaborated with Jerry Stripling, former designer and manager of holiday decorations, special projects and events for Walt Disney World, to create a truly magical experience.

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Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Posted on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Light up your Holiday nights at the Lake Julian Park Festival of Lights. This is the 15th year for the annual spectacle. The drive through show is open nightly from 6 – 9 p.m. through December 23.


UNC Asheville Singers Head Back to the White House

Posted on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

The UNC Asheville Singers are headed to Washington, D.C., for the eighth consecutive year, to entertain holiday visitors at the White House and perform for soldiers in the Wounded Warrior program at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md.


Community Development and Housing Trust Fund Applications Now Open

Posted on Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Interested in development opportunities involving affordable housing or community development? The City of Asheville Community and Economic Development Department manages and distributes funding from several sources to support new projects.