2017 July 4th Events in Asheville and across WNC

Get out the face paint and fly those flags this Fourth of July weekend! If you’re keen to venture away from the home grill this year, there are many great fireworks shows across the region. Last year, our agents weighed in on their favorite fireworks locations to help you narrow down your choices. But don’t […]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Open Hearts Art Center

Nonprofits across our region empower people of all ages and from all walks of life. They focus on niche causes or specific groups of often marginalized citizens—many serving as their main touchpoint to the community at large. Today, we are profiling Open Hearts Art Center, an Asheville-based studio and gallery proud to serve a unique […]

Training Caregivers: A-B Tech’s Allied Health Programs

There are no excuses. “And there are so many excuses,” said Dolly Horton. “One thing is they have to overcome their fears. You have people who haven’t been in a classroom in years. They don’t have confidence in themselves, and that’s where we meet them—we find ways to make it for them.” Dean of the […]

2017 Memorial Day Events across WNC

You wouldn’t know it from the warm spring this year, but we’re still a few weeks away from the official start of summer. For many, though, Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of summer—a season of grilling, family-friendly events, and outdoor adventures. To celebrate the season, communities across Western North Carolina are holding art […]

Join Beverly-Hanks at these Upcoming Community Events

For more than 40 years, Beverly-Hanks & Associates has invested in community development around Western North Carolina. Our commitment to service is aimed at building long-lasting relationships with our customers, clients, and the community at large. But more importantly, our agents and staff are members of these unique communities, and we’re always excited to support […]

January Client Connect Offer: 15% off at the Montford Pull Up

ENJOY 15% OFF YOUR MEAL AT THE MONTFORD PULL UP Pull up for a Bite at the Montford Pull Up! Montford Pull Up is the newest addition to the historic Montford neighborhood of north Asheville. Within easy walking distance to downtown, this neighborhood has long been known to tourists for its charming Victorian bed and […]

November Client Connect Offer: $10 off of a $50 Purchase at Diamond Brand and Frugal Backpacker

ENJOY $10 OFF $50 AT DIAMOND BRAND OR FRUGAL BACKPACKER Adventure is Local at Diamond Brand Outdoors and Frugal Backpacker! Voted “Best Outdoor Gear Shop” in the annual Mountain Xpress readers poll for 12 years, as well as “Best of WNC” by Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine, Diamond Brand is the real deal. The experts at […]

Asheville Running Collective Builds Community through Weekly Runs

It’s late afternoon in the River Arts District section of Asheville. The early fall sunshine radiates from bluebird skies above. And while most cars filling up the enormous dirt parking lot at the Wedge Brewery are there for a fresh handmade craft beer, several vehicles pull up at the far end of the property. Dozens […]

July Client Connect Offer: 25% off a Pint of Soft-Serve Ice Cream

25% OFF A PINT OF SOFT-SERVE ICE CREAM AT FROSTBITE Get Bit at Frostbite Ice Cream! Last fall, two long-time friends, Jason Istvan and Caleb Autrey, started Frostbite Ice Cream to share their passion of all things sweet with others. Caleb’s delicious recipes showcase fresh, local ingredients, which is apparent in every smooth and creamy […]

Asheville Tourists Baseball: Playtime in the Park

Heading south from downtown Asheville, along bustling Biltmore Avenue, streams of people make their way to McCormick Field. It’s another warm, breezy day in Western North Carolina, with the Asheville Tourists getting ready to take the ball field. “Baseball in Asheville is so historic,” said Larry Hawkins. “Each year, we’re ranked one of the best […]