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December 2019

Asheville Yoga Center Charity of the Month

December 1 - December 31
Asheville Yoga Center, 211 S Liberty St
Asheville, NC 28801 United States

For the month of December, Asheville Yoga Center (AYC) will be supporting Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders (CRC for ED). Beginning December 1st, there will be donation boxes in AYC’s studio and boutique locations for monetary contributions. On December 26th, 10% of drop-in and community-class sales will be donated (along with a generous $250 direct donation from AYC!), to the CRC for ED General Fund for the distribution to the various programs of the organization.

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Gift for Giving

December 1 @ 10:00 am - December 31 @ 6:00 pm
North Carolina Glass Center, 140 Roberts Street, Suite C
Asheville, NC 28801
Free

Our team of glass artists has collaborated to make limited edition blown glass ornaments and sculpted candy canes to give back to our community. 50% of proceeds from the sale of these items will be donated to local non-profits Open Hearts and Pisgah Legal. The other 50% helps keeps the North Carolina Glass Center’s fire burning all year long!

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Annual Seconds Sale

December 2 @ 10:00 am - December 8 @ 6:00 pm
North Carolina Glass Center, 140 Roberts Street, Suite C
Asheville, NC 28801
Free

Come see our newly renovated space while stocking up for the holiday season! NCGC artists will be offering discounted "seconds" or overstocked items of handmade ornaments, jewelry, glasses and other glass treasures perfect for everyone on your giving list.

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Festival of Lights at Lake Julian Park

December 2 @ 6:00 pm - December 23 @ 9:00 pm
Lake Julian Park, 406 Overlook Ext
Arden, NC 28704 United States
$10 – $50

Lake Julian Festival of Lights has become a tradition for many mountain families and visitors. The driving-only tour includes thousands of dazzling lights and displays placed along a magical journey on the road circling Lake Julian Park. Lake Julian Festival of Lights takes place nightly from December 2-23 from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Please check our Facebook event page for information on closings due to winter weather. Tickets are $10 at the gate for a standard passenger car or van at…

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Animal Pots

December 5 @ 10:00 am - December 9 @ 12:30 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$365

Lynne Hobaica Mondays 10am-12:30pm October 21 – December 9 Clay can tell a story in unique and thoughtful ways. In this class, students will use different handbuilding techniques to create stylized animal shaped vessels that double as functional objects. The story will continue on the surface as we transform the pieces through color and decoration. What story do you have to tell? Level: Intermediate to Advanced Tuition: $310 + $55 Lab Fee

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Matching Sets: Repetition and Intention

December 5 @ 10:00 am - December 19 @ 12:30 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$365

Laurie Caffery Harris Thursdays 10am-12:30pm October 24 – December 19, No class November 28th Can you make a beautiful pot, but find it hard to replicate? Do your sets stack up a little funky? Come learn the tools and tricks of the trade to making pots with precision. Laurie will explain the use of rulers, calipers and throwing gauges in the production process. You’ll explore pots of all sizes and shapes to create forms that reflect your unique style. Class…

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Bigger Pots Made Easy

December 5 @ 10:00 am - December 13 @ 12:30 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$385

Anja Bartels and Gabriel Kline Fridays 10am-12:30pm October 18 – December 13, No class November 29 Do you want to increase the scale of your work, but feel intimidated by large pieces of clay? The truth is, you don’t have to be a big, strong person to make big, strong pots! Join Anja and Gabriel as they demystify the techniques used to produce large scale pottery. Demos will include throwing wide rimmed bowls, section building skyscraper pots, centering 50-100 lbs.…

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Make It, Take It, Use It: The Beginner’s Guide To Throwing Pots

December 5 @ 10:00 am - December 21 @ 1:00 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$310

Nich Daunis Every other Saturday 10am-1pm October 26- December 21 This class will equip those curious about clay with the knowledge and skills necessary to create work of their very own. Step-by-step instructions along with demonstrations of an array of basic techniques will make the process enjoyable for those new to clay who wish to expand their horizons and throw with confidence. Level: Beginner and Seasoned Beginner Tuition: $265 + $45 Lab Fee

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Festival of Trees

December 5 @ 10:00 am - December 8 @ 5:00 pm
Porter Center (Scott Concert Hall), Brevard College, 1 Brevard College Drive
Brevard, 28712
$55

See 30 elaborately decorated Christmas trees spread throughout Brevard College’s performing arts center, Santa Claus is present for parents’ do-it-yourself photography. A bake shop is filled with homemade cakes and cookies and other treats, as well as a gift shop with holiday decorations and presents, many made by local crafts artisans. Benefits the Children’s Center of Transylvania County.

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Introduction to Sculpture

December 5 @ 11:00 am - December 10 @ 1:30 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$340

Mike Zukoski Tuesdays 11am-1:30pm October 22 – December 10 Everyone is welcome! From complete beginners who have never tried sculpture before to advanced potters who are interested in learning new methods to enhance their work, this class will cover the basics of ceramic sculpture. We will practice hand-building techniques and sculpt using solid forms, coils and stiff slabs. Each student will be encouraged to bring their own ideas and we will bring them to life in 3-D. Level: Beginner, All…

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Ho Ho Ho! FREE Santa Photo Experience at Asheville Outlets

December 5 @ 11:00 am - December 24 @ 8:00 pm
Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806 United States

Santa is waiting for your wish list! Visit Santa this holiday season at his Asheville Outlets home and receive two FREE 4” x 6” Santa photo prints and a high-resolution digital download of a single image for every family! Additional photos and Christmas merchandise will be available for purchase. One photo giveaway per family. Some restrictions may apply and hours are subject to change. Valid November 16 through December 24, 2019. Santa Photo is located inside the Food Court. Visit…

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The Enchanting Realm of Red Clay

December 5 @ 3:00 pm - December 9 @ 5:30 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$365

Sara Ballek Mondays 3-5:30pm October 21 – December 9 Working with a red clay body fired at a midrange temperature creates rich, distinctive works of art. Come experience this magical realm with red clay enthusiast Sara Ballek. The class will hone in on the use of red clay with the potter’s wheel, pinching, coiling, and slabwork. Sara will introduce several surface design processes and finishing methods to refine each piece. Students for this course should have an understanding of the…

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Clay Play For Kids Ages 8-12

December 5 @ 4:00 pm - December 10 @ 6:00 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$235

Paige Janeri Tuesdays 4-6 pm November 5 – December 10 The process of making with clay is fun, creative, and expressive. There are so many different techniques to do and try! This class is great for homeschooled students looking to meet peers with similar interests and for students looking to have fun while excelling in art. We will start with the basic techniques of making and decorating pots, including making pots on the potter’s wheel. The projects in this class…

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Exciting Surfaces

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - December 10 @ 9:00 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$365

Tyler-James Anderson Tuesdays 6:30-9pm October 22- December 10 Come join effect wizard Tyler Anderson and explore exciting surface design techniques like stencil work, glaze layering, mishima inlay, sgraffito, and much more. This class will focus less on form and more on decoration, so students should have a basic understanding of clay prior to taking the course. Students can expect to learn new ways to engage playfulness in their work by utilizing an array of finishing methods. Level: Seasoned Beginner, Intermediate,…

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Lifting the Lid: The Inner Life of Jars

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - December 12 @ 9:00 pm
Odyssey ClayWorks, 236 Clingeman Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$365

Shinara Taylor Thursdays 6:30 – 9PM October 17- December 12, No class November 28 “A pot has form but its emptiness makes it useful.” Let’s explore the mysterious inner life of jars! Jars surround us, yet their nuances and useful designs are easy to take for granted. With guided instruction, students will increase their precision with lidded forms by throwing multiple types of lids. To decorate, we will add attachments, playing with scale, surface decoration, and positive/negative space. Through crafting…

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Runaway Home Band Plays Isis Music Hall

December 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - October 4, 2020 @ 9:30 pm
Isis Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, NC 28806 United States
$12

Runaway Home is a Panoramic-Americana duo based out of Nashville, TN. They will be performing 12/5/2019 at Isis Music Hall at 7 pm. 743 Haywood Road, Asheville,  NC. 28806

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Connie Regan-Blake’s Taking Your Story to the Stage, 3-day storytelling intensive

December 6 - December 8
StoryWindow Productions Asheville, 28805
$450

The focus of this “Taking Your Story to the Stage” 3-day workshop is on storytelling performance. Each participant is asked to come with a story that is almost “stage-ready.” Set in Connie’s home tucked in the beautiful mountains surrounding Asheville, NC, this workshop provides a supportive, affirming atmosphere to nurture storytellers’ performance skills and confidence. “Taking Your Story to the Stage” is open only to those who have previously studied with Connie. If you have not had this opportunity and/or…

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That’s A Wrap! Gift Wrapping at Asheville Outlets

December 6 @ 11:00 am - December 8 @ 7:00 pm
Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806 United States

Wrap your gifts at Asheville Outlets (ShopAshevilleOutlets.com) for a good cause! Guests are invited to bring their purchases and visit the gift-wrapping station in the Food Court this holiday season. $5 minimum donation suggested. Donations to benefit Enka Marching Band Program. Located inside Food Court. Gift Wrapping Hours: December 6-8, 13-15 and 19-22, 2019 – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Sundays, 12 noon to 6 p.m.

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Carolina Christmas Show

December 7 @ 2:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Colonial Theater, 53 Park Street
Canton, NC 28716 United States
$19 – $22

Share the joy & magic of the Christmas season with your friends & families at the Carolina Christmas Show, a dazzling production of live music, dance, & comedy! This heart-warming Broadway-style show features the finest performers from Western NC & special guest artists presenting sacred and secular Christmas favorites, including Santa Claus Is Coming to Town, O Holy Night, Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree, and Go Tell it On the Mountain. Relax, unplug, & experience the Carolina Christmas Show, a…

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The Magnetic Theatre presents The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular!

December 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Magnetic Theatre, 375 Depot Street
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$31

Don’t miss your final chance to see the Bernsteins and all their holiday shenanigans! The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular will be the final year of the raucous holiday favorite, and it will be a year to remember! “We’re sad to see the Bernsteins go—even though it took us until last month to get all of the empty vodka bottles cleaned out of Judy Bernstein’s dressing room,” said The Magnetic Theatre’s Artistic Director, Katie Jones. The Bernsteins have thrilled…

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Red, White & Boobs: A Jug Band Comedy Christmas (SATURDAY)

December 7 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
LaZoom Room, 76 Biltmore Avenue, LaZoom Room: 76 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$12

The super hilarious and Asheville favorite Blaire Postman is back with another group of fantastic femme comics from Washington D.C. for two silly and slightly festive nights of comedy at LaZoom. Sponsored by BRÖÖ Craft Beer Hair Tickets $12, VIP* $18 FRIDAY Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-white-boobs-a-jug-band-comedy-christmas-friday-tickets-80609133087 VIP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-white-boobs-a-jug-band-comedy-christmas-friday-vip-tickets-80609417939 SATURDAY Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-white-boobs-a-jug-band-comedy-christmas-saturday-tickets-81867749643 VIP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/red-white-boobs-a-jug-band-comedy-christmas-saturday-vip-tickets-81869087645 *VIP tickets come with VIP seating and a BRÖÖ product gift bag!

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The Magnetic Theatre presents The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular!

December 7 @ 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Magnetic Theatre, 375 Depot Street
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$31

Don’t miss your final chance to see the Bernsteins and all their holiday shenanigans! The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular will be the final year of the raucous holiday favorite, and it will be a year to remember! “We’re sad to see the Bernsteins go—even though it took us until last month to get all of the empty vodka bottles cleaned out of Judy Bernstein’s dressing room,” said The Magnetic Theatre’s Artistic Director, Katie Jones. The Bernsteins have thrilled…

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Holiday Pop Up Shop

December 8 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Asheville Social Hall, 81 Broadway St
Asheville, NC 28801 United States

Show & Tell Pop Up Shop is back this holiday season in one of our favorite Asheville venues, The Asheville Social Hall! Shop our 3-week pop up shop featuring some of the area’s best in handmade and vintage. We’ve curated goods featuring over 125 independent vendors of handmade and vintage goods including clothing, jewelry, decor, greeting cards, and more. HOLIDAY POP UP SHOP November 29 - December 21 Open 10am-8pm daily Asheville Social Hall 81 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801…

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“Be Brave – A Salute to Sheroes”

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A-B Tech/Mission Health Conference Center, 16 Fernihurst Dr
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$20

Womansong, Asheville’s largest and longest-running women’s community chorus, invites you to its winter concert, “Be Brave – a Salute to Sheroes.” The concert will be held on A-B Tech’s main campus at the A-B Tech Conference Center, 16 Fernihurst Drive, Asheville, NC 28801, on Saturday, December 7 at 7:30 PM and Sunday, December 8 at 3 PM. You can also take part in the festive Wine & Chocolate Raffle at each performance – a chance to win premium gifts for…

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“A Very Special Christmas Concert” Featuring Celtic ConFusion

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$20.00

Morris Broadband and Magnolia Concert Series present “A Very Special Christmas Concert” featuring Celtic ConFusion (Aoife Clancy & Bill Elliott) and Tom Fisch at Flat Rock Cinema on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 3:00 PM. Ring in the holidays with this special concert produced by Howard Molton. Celtic ConFusion brings a Scottish and Irish twist to the season with their songs and stories while Flat Rock singer-songwriter Tom Fisch's acoustic guitar and singing add a folk flavor to traditional holiday…

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Jonathan Creasy presents Black Mountain Poems

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Malaprop’s Bookstore & Cafe, 55 Haywood Street
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
Free

Black Mountain College had an explosive influence on American poetry, music, art, craft, dance, and thought; it’s hard to imagine any other institution that was so interdisciplinary, rebellious, utopian, and experimental. Black Mountain College was a crucible of revolutionary literature. Although this artistic haven only existed from 1933 to 1956, Black Mountain College helped create and foster some of the most radical and significant midcentury American poets. The editor of this anthology, Jonathan C. Creasy, begins with some of the…

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Pet Photo Nights at Asheville Outlets

December 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Road
Asheville, 28806

Bring your furry friend to meet Santa at Asheville Outlets (ShopAshevilleOutlets.com) Sundays, December 1, 8 & 15, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and capture the moment with a FREE photo package, courtesy of Asheville Outlets. Brother Wolf Animal Rescue will be on-site to share information on fostering, adopting, or volunteering this holiday season. Located inside Food Court. All pets must be on a leash or in a carrier.

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Ryan Kijanka Album Release Show

December 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$1215

Ryan Kijanka and his quartet featuring Dan Keller, Alex Travers and Micah Thomas will be performing to celebrate the release of Ryan’s first all original jazz album “At The Breakfast Bar”.

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The Time of Snow

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
First Baptist Church of Asheville, 5 Oak St.
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
Free

The Asheville Youth Choirs (AYC) present a concert of holiday music exploring the surprising beauty of winter. Amidst barren, snowy and cold weather, the warmth of the season is discovered in the beauty of music, the love of family, and generous compassion for the world.

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The Time of Snow

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First Baptist Church of Asheville, 5 Oak St.
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
Free

The Asheville Youth Choirs present a concert of holiday music exploring the surprising beauty of winter. Amidst barren, snowy and cold weather, the “warmth” of the season is discovered in the beauty of music, the love of family, and generous compassion for the world.

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Holiday Swing with Queen Bee and the Honeylovers

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$1215

The Holiday season is also the season for jazz! Come hear Queen Bee and the Honeylovers perform your favorite classic tunes with a sprinkling of original compositions!

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Comedy at Fleetwood’s: Blaire Erskine

December 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fleetwood’s, 496 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806 United States
$7

Blaire Erskine is a weekend regular at Atlanta’s Laughing Skull Lounge, where she entertains audiences with silly observations and stories inspired by her eccentric family, rural upbringing, and love for cats. When she’s not telling jokes in Atlanta, you can catch her performing at venues all across the Southeast. Featuring Brittany Dent Tickets $7 advance, $10 day of https://www.eventbrite.com/e/comedy-at-fleetwoods-blaire-erskine-tickets-81865262203

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Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions hosted by Seth Mulder & Midnight Run

December 10 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
Free

Midnight Run is a high-energy, Tennessee-based bluegrass band that offers up a fresh approach to the “High Lonesome” sound while staying true to the rich traditions of bluegrass music.

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Hannah Kaminer

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$1215

Join Hannah Kaminer and her band for an evening of wistful, Americana-style songwriting – including a set of all-new original music!

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Eric Lee + Andy Ferrell

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$1215

Andy Ferrell performs and writes songs born of his native Appalachian tradition. He has a knack for making new songs sound timeless and also breathing new life into traditional songs. A powerful new voice in Americana, folk, and bluegrass, Eric Lee is an internationally touring songsmith and gifted multi-instrumentalist with rich lyrical stories set to stand-alone melodies.

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Johnny Gandelsman performs Bach’s complete cello suites on violin

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center, 56 Broadway
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$10 – $15

Thursday, December 12 – 7 pm Johnny Gandelsman performs Bach’s complete cello suites. Grammy award-winning violinist and producer Johnny Gandelsman brings his new project to BMCM+AC, presenting Bach’s complete cello suites on the violin. A founding member of Brooklyn Rider and a member of the Silkroad Ensemble, Johnny has recently collaborated with Tyondai Braxton, Bela Fleck, Nico Muhly, Yo-Yo Ma, Caroline Shaw, and Mark Morris. Johnny Gandelsman is one of the first to record or perform Bach’s complete cello suites…

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Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - December 15 @ 12:00 pm
Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, 91 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 United States

Awaken the spirit of Christmas through festive live music, hearty meals and local artistry. Festivities include Handel’s Messiah, featuring the Lake Junaluska Singers, additional musical entertainment, and the Appalachian Christmas Craft Show, which showcases the work of dozens of local artisans. Round out your weekend with worship in historic Memorial Chapel.

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The Magnetic Theatre presents The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular!

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Magnetic Theatre, 375 Depot Street
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$31

Don’t miss your final chance to see the Bernsteins and all their holiday shenanigans! The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular will be the final year of the raucous holiday favorite, and it will be a year to remember! “We’re sad to see the Bernsteins go—even though it took us until last month to get all of the empty vodka bottles cleaned out of Judy Bernstein’s dressing room,” said The Magnetic Theatre’s Artistic Director, Katie Jones. The Bernsteins have thrilled…

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K-8 Educational Series: Holiday Potpurri

December 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
John W. Bardo Arts Center, 200 Centennial Drive
Cullowhee, 28723
Free

The Smoky Mountain High School Show Choir brings the sights, sounds, and even some sing-alongs of the holiday season to the Bardo Arts Center stage! The Show Choir features a selection of talented singers and dancers from Smoky Mountain High School. The WCU Fine Art Museum is open from Tuesday through Friday 10-4 PM and Thursday until 7 PM. The Museum is free and open to the public, with free parking on site. If you are interested in scheduling a…

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That’s A Wrap! Gift Wrapping at Asheville Outlets

December 13 @ 11:00 am - December 15 @ 7:00 pm
Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806 United States

Wrap your gifts at Asheville Outlets (ShopAshevilleOutlets.com) for a good cause! Guests are invited to bring their purchases and visit the gift-wrapping station in the Food Court this holiday season. $5 minimum donation suggested. Donations to benefit Enka Marching Band Program. Located inside Food Court. Gift Wrapping Hours: December 6-8, 13-15 and 19-22, 2019 – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Sundays, 12 noon to 6 p.m.

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2nd Annual Winter In The Weave 2-day Holiday Pop-Up Market

December 13 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gotta Have It Antiques, 60 Monticello Rd
Weaverville, NC 28787 United States
Free

This 2-day indoor holiday market will feature 20 local artists and small businesses. Watercolor paintings, wire bonsai tree art, jewelry, organic clothing, natural home cleaning products, locally sourced seasonings and herbs, leather goods, home décor and much more! The event will also offer a drawing for a raffle basket filled with products from all of the vendors! Dec 13th 5pm-8pm AND Dec 14th 10am-2pm

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2nd Annual Winter in the Weave Holiday Market

December 13 @ 5:00 pm - December 14 @ 2:00 pm
Gotta Have It Antiques, 60 Monticello Rd
Weaverville, NC 28787 United States
Free

This 2 day indoor holiday market located in Weaverville NC will feature 20 local artists and small businesses . Shop local and support local! Located at Gotta Have It Antiques 60 Monticello Rd Weaverville NC

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Handel’s Messiah

December 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, 91 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 United States
$18.00 – $23.00

A group of regional choristers, orchestra and the Lake Junaluska Singers will sing selections from Handel's Messiah, which tells of Christ's birth. Messiah is a baroque-era music composition for orchestra, choir and soloists composed by George Frideric Handel from 1741-42. Notable musical selections include the Hallelujah Chorus, For Unto Us A Child Born, and Glory to God.

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The Magnetic Theatre presents The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular!

December 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Magnetic Theatre, 375 Depot Street
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$31

Don’t miss your final chance to see the Bernsteins and all their holiday shenanigans! The 10th Annual Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular will be the final year of the raucous holiday favorite, and it will be a year to remember! “We’re sad to see the Bernsteins go—even though it took us until last month to get all of the empty vodka bottles cleaned out of Judy Bernstein’s dressing room,” said The Magnetic Theatre’s Artistic Director, Katie Jones. The Bernsteins have thrilled…

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LaZoom Comedy: Andrew Michael

December 13 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
LaZoom Room, 76 Biltmore Avenue, LaZoom Room: 76 Biltmore Avenue
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
$10

Andrew Michael is an Atlanta raised comic who is fueled by his love for comedy, claw machines, and chimichangas. Andrew provides a goofy yet intimate look into his life and the people that surround it. Andrew’s comfortable presence on stage has made him a favorite in the Atlanta comedy scene. In 2015 Andrew was audience choice for "Best Local Comedian" and his show WonderComedy won "Best Comedy Night" in the Creative Loafing ATL's "Best of Atlanta" issue in 2015 &…

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Ward Hayden & The Outliers

December 13 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$1215

Ward Hayden & The Outliers (formerly Girls Guns & Glory) deliver a blistering stomp of a show: equal parts honky tonk, thoughtful Americana, and gritty rock n’ roll.

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Appalachian Christmas Craft Show

December 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center, 91 N Lakeshore Dr
Lake Junaluska, NC 28745 United States
Free

The Appalachian Christmas Craft Show brings together vendors from across the Appalachian region to sell their unique and beautiful crafts. The show is hosted by the Junaluska Woman's Club, and all profits go toward charitable organizations. The show is open to the public.

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Asheville Outlets Presents Breakfast With Santa

December 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806 United States

Come in your favorite PJ's to Asheville Outlets (ShopAshevilleOutlets.com) Saturday, December 14th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and join us for a jolly morning of games, holiday arts & crafts, entertainment, and a delicious breakfast. Following breakfast, families can visit Santa for FREE photos and take home a photo memory of their visit! Breakfast with Santa is for children 12 and under please. RSVP is required. To RSVP, please visit: www.eventbrite.com/o/asheville-outlets-28015804399. Located inside Food Court.

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Holiday Open House

December 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
North Carolina Glass Center, 140 Roberts Street, Suite C
Asheville, NC 28801
Free

Join the staff and artists of the North Carolina Glass Center for our holiday open house! Explore the gallery and newly renovated space, shop for handmade gifts, watch hot shop and flame shop demonstrations, and enjoy libations with our glass community. Demonstrations will be held from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Beer will be generously provided by Wedge Brewing, with a suggested donation of $5. If you sign up for future classes during the Open House, you will receive a 10%…

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AmiciMusic presents “FOUR-HAND HOLIDAY”

December 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Isis Restaurant & Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.
Asheville, 28806
$2020

AmiciMusic presents a special FOUR-HAND HOLIDAY program featuring pianists Alex Watson and Daniel Weiser performing holiday favorites together on a single piano. Watch the ballet of four hands and twenty fingers up close with their special Keyboard Camera. The program will feature a fantastic arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite” as well as Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Bells”, Aaron Copland’s “Tis a Gift to be Simple”, Johann Strauss’ “Blue Danube Waltz” as well as some great renditions of favorite Carols such as…

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