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Dig Local Update - LEAF Flashback, Turtle Falls, Old School Honky Tonk, Smart Ass Trivia and more...5/20/21

Sights and Sounds Flashback - LEAF
Spring 2021 
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Y'all, we are still basking in the afterglow of last weekend's LEAF Retreat. We had no idea how much we missed LIVE MUSIC, being together in the beautiful outdoors, and dancing our arses off for 3 straight days. Here's a glimpse. Stay tuned to Dig Local for updates on this year's LEAF Festival and LEAF Downtown! LEAF LOVE to all! 🌟 #LEAFlove #grateful

Things To Do

Mississippi meets Texas in Asheville

Jason Eady is an American singer and guitarist, originally from Mississippi but now based in Texas. He's affiliated with the Texas country music scene, particularly through his evocation of an “old school honky-tonk” style of songwriting. He'll be joined by Adam Hood. This Friday, May 21st, join Jason at Isis Music Hall starting at 7pm! 

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Smart Ass Trivia at Sweeten Creek Brewing

Head full of useless knowledge? Now's your time to shine! Join Sweeten Creek Brewing Co. every Wednesday starting at 6:30 pm for a night of interactive trivia perfect for all skill levels. There will be live scoring, music rounds, photo rounds and themed categories!

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Rainbow and Turtle Falls - Hike #11

A true hidden gem for Western NC is Rainbow Falls and Turtleback Falls in Gorges State Park. This trail features a towering waterfall and is rated moderate. It's the perfect hike to bring your furry friend along! Join us every week as we feature more of what makes Asheville beautiful with Hike NC with Me.

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Music Room: Brent Cobb + Kendell Marvel

Join The Grey Eagle in welcoming Brent Cobb and Kendell Marvel to the music room stage for a night of intimate music on Saturday May 22nd! Brent Cobb still writes country songs and pulls inspiration from Willie Nelson while Kendell Marvel is a native of Southern Illinois and a 70's country fan at heart. Grab a cold brew and cozy in. Show starts at 9:30 and doors open at 9!

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Uncommon Market is Back

Asheville Market for the Old, the Bold, & the Creative is finally back this Sunday at 10 am until 4 pm at their usual spot on Foundy St.! With the weather warming up, it's the perfect time to drink as you walk around and shop. Head to the River Arts District to find your new favorite piece of jewelry, art, or even home goods. Asheville's Uncommon Market has it all.
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Handcrafted Pottery Live

Leann Lewis from the Southern Highland Craft Guild will be demonstrating her pottery and surface design techniques in the lobby of the Folk Art Center on the Blue Ridge Parkway. On May 22nd, starting at 10 am, you can stop by and marvel at her amazing work and take some home for yourself!
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May LOTSAR fundraiser for Food Connection
Are you a realtor who likes to give back AND have your brand promoted? You'll definitely want to donate to the Realtor's Connection which benefits Food Connection AND gets meals to Homeward Bound's residents at Red Roof Inn.
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Buncombe County Vaccine Info
Appointments are now available for anyone 12 years and older!
It's looking closer to normal out there, y'all! Stay safe, have fun and TIP WELL. 
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