Events in the Asheville NC area

There’s always something fun to do in Asheville. 

The city is a music lover’s paradise with local bands playing regularly at Jack of the Wood or national acts coming to Biltmore Estate’s summer concert series or Thomas Wolf Auditorium. 

For the sports enthusiasts, the mountains provide the perfect backdrop for road races like the Asheville-Citizen Times 5K and Half Marathon or the Black Mountain Marathon and Mount Mitchell Challenge.

The North Carolina Arboretum hosts regular events like the Orchid Society’s Annual Show and Sneak Peek at Spring. 

Downtown festivals like Bele Chere, a three-day and six-stage festival with music and food from around the world, bring visitors year after year.