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Dig Local Update- Getting Baked, Night Running, AVL Music Hall, Craft Fair and more... 7/15/21

Strawberry Rhubarb or Coconut Cream?

Or, fresh in-season homemade PEACH pie? Decisions, decisions. Our friends at Baked Pie Company have your pie hook up. Stop in at either of Baked's two locations in North and South Asheville to enjoy any of their local favorites in the newly re-opened dining rooms. Get your pie as a solo slice or put it in your favorite signature "Pie Flight" with any other 2 pie flavors with a scoop of ice cream!

Things To Do

Asheville Music Hall is Back!

If y'all have missed enjoying shows at this signature venue downtown, then get your dancing shoes on and meet us at Asheville Music Hall tomorrow night! You'll love this re-opening weekend celebration featuring Asheville's own Supatight with King Garbage. Doors open at 9 pm and the show starts at 10 pm. Tickets for those 21+ are just $10.

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Donate to Help Find Fur-ever Homes

Asheville Humane Society loves all cuddly creatures and is teaming up with the Pampered Chef for a fundraiser! Asheville Humane impacts the lives of more than 9,000 local animals each year. As a nonprofit, they rely on private donations to provide second chances to the helpless, homeless animals of our community.
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Virtual Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands
The Southern Highland Craft Guild is hosting this year's Virtual Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands. This four-day online event will feature a directory of both traditional and contemporary fine craft artisans! Visitors to the site will have the opportunity to explore clay, fiber, glass, paper, wood, jewelry, and more through the virtual “booths” of participating members. Visitors can shop directly from artists, watch videos of craft demonstrations, interact with artists in their studios through live streams, and participate in a raffle drawing. All proceeds from the raffle will go towards the Guild’s education department.
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Okey Dokey w/ Pink Beds at The Grey Eagle

Okey Dokey brings the jams to The Grey Eagle stage with Pink Beds this Friday, July 16 for an all-ages performance. This inspired show fueled by Americana, New Wave, and Jazz influences definitely has something for everyone. Doors open at 8 pm, music at 9 pm.
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ReSource Network: Reclaiming Currency Festival
Join Asheville's ReSource Network on July 17th at The Hawk & Hawthorne in Barnardsville for this first local community-building event, "ReSource Network Presents: Reclaiming Currency." There will be a journey of immersive art, performances, education, music, and movement as they introduce the Asheville community to their ReSource Network team. This is a small and intimate festival, so be sure to get tickets ASAP so you can be included in the epic celebration and creation of a bridge between the local economy and blockchain!
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Bargello's Octopus and Rabbit

Bargello has just released their new Summer dinner menu and it is nothing short of mouth-watering. Grilled Spanish Octopus, served with bitter greens, orange, chorizo, fennel, and an Aioli Negro followed up with House-made Rabbit Ravioli-- yes, please. This is the perfect place for your next date night. 
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Night Running Is Cool
The Highland Brewing Night Flight returns after a year this Saturday, July 17, ready to race and celebrate their seventh year! The 4.5-mile East Asheville course will take runners all over Asheville through the WNC Nature Center before finishing back at Highland Brewing Company. This year the post-race party and awards ceremony will be at the Meadow! 100% of race proceeds go to the development of greenways in Asheville and Buncombe County through Connect Buncombe. The race kicks off at 7:30 pm and you can register until the day of!
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Buncombe County Vaccine Info
Appointments are now available for anyone 12 years and older!
It's looking even closer to normal out there, y'all! Stay safe, have fun and TIP WELL. 
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