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Dig Local Update- 🍺 Bootie Beer, Wildcat Rock, Outdoors Giveaway, Insta Reels and more... 6/3/21

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Things To Do

Warm Days Call for Cold Beer

Astral Bootie Beer returns with a new label designed by whitewater rafter Ashely Manning and a hazy twist! This old classic will make its debut in 16 oz cans as a session hazy IPA on June 6th. To celebrate the return of Catawaba's own favorite session IPA, they've teamed up with Astral, Watershed Drybags, ENO, and Diamond Brand for an AVL outdoor brand expo from 12-5 pm. These companies will set up booths to sell some products and show you what new outdoor gear you need this summer! Stop by Catawba Brewing South Slope from 12-5 this Sunday.

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Mountain Music at Isis

Beautiful instrumentals and soulful vocals combined with traditional old time blues makes for a good time at Isis Music Hall. The Wildmans, a group from Floyd, Virginia, are bringing the heart of mountain music tradition right to Asheville. The Wildmans are known to push the genre boundaries to keep that classic sound with new jams that are guaranteed to get you on your feet.

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Wildcat Rock - Hike #12

Wildcat Rock via Wildcat Rock Trail is a 3.5 mile out and back trail located near Gerton, North Carolina that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. This hike may be a little tough but it is totally worth it and its super pet friendly! Join us every week as we discover what makes Asheville so beautiful with the help of our friends at Hike NC with Me.

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Sunday Jams with Iconic Kitchen & Drinks

Iconic Kitchen and Drinks is welcoming in the summer with their new June Concert Series! Starting on June 6th and going until the 27th you can head over for these free Sunday shows while you enjoy local drinks and eats. (The first show kicks off with In Flight from 12-3pm, and is followed up by Sister Ivy from 6-9 pm the same day!

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Clean up our river and sip on a Wicked Weed brew. 

Win-Win, right? Join MountainTrue for this year's Riverkeeper Beer Series! Come ready to float, clean up our river, and taste the release of the Riverkeeper Beer at the after-party. The clean-up will be on June 12th from 1-5 pm, ending at Wicked Weed for a celebratory beer. Everyone will meet The MoutainTrue Crew at Pearson Bridge to get in at 1 pm and take out in Woodfin. Then, everyone will head to Wicked Weed to celebrate!
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Brunch on The Block

Ready to take your Sunday brunch plans to the next level? Head over to Benne on Eagle for Royal Red Shrimp, Hickory Nut Gap sausage, shitake mushrooms, chives and garlic, sauteed in spicy shrimp sauce and served on top of stoneground grits alongside a Benne Bloody. If you are more of a classic brunch goer, then you can't go wrong with their boneless fried chicken thighs and waffles served up with pecan butter, apple maple syrup and a Mimosa. Benne does brunch right. Reservations highly recommended. 
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Namaste In Nature's Get Outdoors Giveaway

June is National Great Outdoors Month and we want to give you the tools to elevate your body and mind.

Click the link and enter your email to win:
• $250 Merrell Gift Card
• ENO DoubleNest Hammock & Atlas Straps
• $150 Namaste in Nature Gift Card

Merrell® makes some of the world’s best hiking and trail running shoes.

ENO (Eagle’s Nest Outfitters) are based in Asheville, NC where they proudly share their hammocks and relaxation gear with members of ENO Nation around the globe.

Namaste in Nature is a uniquely Asheville experience that combines yoga, hiking & meditation with the best waterfalls, mountains, sunsets, full moons and vortex in Western North Carolina. 

Even if you don’t get the grand prize, you’re still a winner with thier free weekly outdoor yoga videos! 
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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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