EVENT DATE : March 1, 9:00AM - April 27, 6:00PM
Blue Spiral 1

Beginning with an opening reception on March 1 from 5 to 9 PM, explore the new exhibitions at art gallery Blue Spiral 1, featuring Organic Form: Works Inspired By Nature in the Main Gallery; Still Life in the Lower Level Gallery; Philip and Matt Moulthrop + John Dickson in the Showcase Gallery and Dana Brown in the Small Format Gallery.

EVENT DATE : March 23, 7:00PM - March 25, 10:00PM
The Omni Grove Park Inn

Experience a weekend filled with laughter as The Omni Grove Park Inn hosts two nights of sidesplitting comedy. Enjoy performances by renowned comedians, including headliner Michael Ian Black and so much more!

EVENT DATE : March 24, 9:00AM - March 25, 5:00PM
North Carolina Arboretum

The Western North Carolina Orchid Society will host its 19th Annual Asheville Orchid Festival inside the Arboretum’s Education Center. World-class orchid growers and breeders along with regional orchid societies will exhibit for the annual show, with hundreds of orchids presented in carefully crafted orchid displays. Orchids will be for sale by vendors from Taiwan and across the United States.

EVENT DATE : March 30, 2:30PM - April 1, 4:00PM
Asheville Community Theatre - 35below

Backstage at a theatre, Sir is unsure of his lines or even who or where he is supposed to be. Yet, despite Sir’s persistence that this show will be his last, Sir’s dresser Norman is determined to get him onstage. 

EVENT DATE : April 1, 5:00AM - April 1, 8:00AM
Chimney Rock State Park

Celebrate Easter with song, scripture and spiritual music with a spectacular sunrise. Chimney Rock’s annual Easter Sunrise Service has become a legendary event in WNC, attracting more than 1,000 early risers from around the Southeast each year.

EVENT DATE : April 1, 10:00AM - May 24, 5:00PM
Biltmore Estate

Biltmore's gardens are alive with color. Stunning floral displays, including 100,000 tulips, across the estate celebrate the majesty of Frederick Law Olmsted’s legacy.

EVENT DATE : April 1, 10:00AM - July 28, 6:00PM
The Center for Craft, 
Creativity and Design

To mark the 10th Anniversary of the Windgate Fellowship, the Center for Craft awarded a total of ten, $10,000 Project Grants. This exhibition showcases how the next generation of craft artists used their funds to explore scale, installation, and community practice.

EVENT DATE : April 1, 2:00PM - April 8, 2:30PM
Chimney Rock State Park

Animal Educators help spread the word on the important roles animals play in the Chimney Rock Park. Join one of these Park Naturalists for an informal program where your family will love meeting some of their wilder teammates!

EVENT DATE : April 1, 2:30PM - April 1, 4:30PM
The Reuter Center at UNCA

Backstage at a theatre, Sir is unsure of his lines or even who or where he is supposed to be. Yet, despite Sir’s persistence that this show will be his last, Sir’s dresser Norman is determined to get him onstage. 

EVENT DATE : April 1, 8:00PM - May 2, 11:00PM
Polanco Restaurant

Enjoy dinner and listen to vintage 50's and 60's rock n' roll with amazing harmony. Dance, laugh and enjoy the music!

EVENT DATE : April 4, 1:00PM - April 7, 1:45PM
Grovewood Village

Learn the story of Biltmore Industries on a guided history tour, offered Wednesday through Saturday at 1 PM, April through November. The tour includes a visit to Biltmore Industries’ production facility (aka Dye House), where guests can peek into the past and view the original looms, carding machines, spinning mule and dye vats used to make the famed Biltmore Handwoven Homespun. 

EVENT DATE : April 5, 7:00PM - April 8, 9:00PM
Flat Rock Playhouse MainStage

Steve Kelly and the Cherry Cherry Band rocked the Rock last year with this sensational Neil Diamond tribute. This year, they're thrilled to have him return with his tribute to Bob Seger featuring such songs as Night Moves, We’ve Got Tonight, Old Time Rock and Roll, Against the Wind and more!

EVENT DATE : April 6, 7:30PM - April 22, 10:00PM
Asheville Community Theatre, 35below

Mark Dolson is ready to become a priest and shake the masses out of their complacency. Father Tim Farley likes the boy’s spark, but has a calmer, more popular message to deliver. Will the student become the teacher? Or will Father Farley make his apprentice see that it’s better to smile and enjoy some Communion wine? Find out in this Tony-winning play!

EVENT DATE : April 6, 10:30PM - May 4, 2:00AM
Polanco Restaurant

LAVA Nights at Polanco begin after 10:30 PM, featuring music sets of salsa, bachata, merengue, reggaeton, cumbia, punta and top 40 hits. 

EVENT DATE : April 13, 7:30PM - April 29, 10:00PM
Asheville Community Theatre

A young Jewish girl named Anne captures in her the diary the claustrophobic realities of her life and the lives of seven others, all of whom are hiding in an attic during the reign of Hitler. 

EVENT DATE : April 14, 8:00PM - April 14, 10:00PM
Thomas Wolfe Auditorium

The sound worlds of John Adams, Manuel de Falla and Jan Sibelius are rooted in different countries, time periods, and influences, yet they share a great deal of DNA. All three works deal with nationalism, and each composer used rhythmic drive and vigor to communicate that theme. 

EVENT DATE : April 19, 7:00PM - April 29, 9:00PM
Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown Stage

The music of two country superstars and legends, both known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds with classic rock and roll. “Remember When” you had “Friends in Low Places”…? “Ask Me How I Know” and, please, “Don’t Rock the Jukebox!”

EVENT DATE : April 20, 12:00PM - April 20, 8:00PM
Burial Beer Co.

Celebrate the tart taste of saisons provided by 30+ breweries from around NC and the country and a seasonal feast by Salt & Smoke.  

EVENT DATE : April 21, 10:00AM - April 21, 2:00PM
Salvage Station

RiverLink hosts its Fourth Annual Earth Day Kids Festival, an opportunity for families and people of all ages to come together for a day of environmental education, arts and crafts, performances, and celebration of the natural world.