May 2010 Events

North Carolina Arboretum 25th Anniversary

May 1

The North Carolina Arboretum celebrates 25 years as a natural treasure that helps people cultivate connections with plants, and is ... Read more »

Mother's Day Juried Arts & Crafts Bazaar

May 7 - May 9

The Downtown Market will present its first Mother's Day Juried Arts & Crafts Bazaar, Mother's Day Weekend, May 7th – May 9th. Se ... Read more »

Spring Canoe Trip

May 8

Spring is the perfect time to explore the beautiful scenery of the French Broad River, and what better mode of transportation than ... Read more »

Mother's Day Brunch

May 9

Bring the family to enjoy a special Mother's Day Brunch at one of the Grove Park Inn's award-winning restaurants. Make your reserv ... Read more »

The Chocolate Drops at The Orange Peel

May 14

In the summer and fall of 2005, three young black musicians, Dom Flemons, Rhiannon Giddens, and Justin Robinson, made the commitme ... Read more »

Fanaticon 2011

May 15

May 15th, 2010 Asheville, NC will play host to Fanaticon, a convention for fans of comic books, science-fiction, fantasy, gaming a ... Read more »

Film Premiere—"Awaken"

May 16

Join us for the premiere of this important new film, Awaken, with the producer/director on hand for Q&A! The recently released doc ... Read more »

Balance and Beauty: A Visual Celebration of Rural Life

May 21

The North Carolina Arboretum's Baker Exhibit Center will host Balance and Beauty: A Visual Celebration of Rural Life, an exhibit f ... Read more »

7th Annual Montford Music and Arts Festival

May 22

The 7th annual Montford Music and Arts festival will be a day of great music and crafts in a historic neighborhood setting. Dancin ... Read more »

Butch Walker at The Orange Peel

May 23

Butch Walker may be remembered as the lead singer from the now broken-up Marvelous 3, who had a 1999 hit with "Freak Of The Week." ... Read more »

Pack Square Park Grand Opening

May 28

The phenomenal jazz and blues singer Kat Williams and her ensemble will headline the official opening of Pack Square Park's Grand ... Read more »

Asheville Blue Ridge Rose Society's Annual Exhibit

May 29

The fragrant and vivid world of roses will be on display as The Asheville Blue Ridge Rose Society's Annual Exhibit will be showcas ... Read more »