The Laurel of Asheville‘s Community Events Calendar

If you would like to submit an event to appear in our online Community Events Calendar, please visit our submission page.


The Laurel of Asheville is a lifestyle magazine focused on the arts, culture, and communities of Western North Carolina, and submitted events should fall within this context. If your event occurs over several days, please submit multiple events. Events extending beyond a month will not be accepted. All submissions are subject to editorial approval and edits for clarity and style before being published online. If you are going to include a photograph, please be certain that you have the rights to utilize that image. If there is a question about image rights, we may remove the image. Also, images should be no larger than 2000 pixels wide. Large images will prevent the event from being submitted. Please allow up to 5 days for your even to be posted. If you encounter difficulties submitting an event, please email [email protected].

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Black Mountain College and Mexico

Black Mountain College had important links to Mexico that until now have been little investigated. Two crucibles of 20th-century creativity, BMC galvanized and inspired artists and intellectuals from around the […]


Rachel Meginnes: Snapshot

Tracey Morgan Gallery 188 Coxe Ave, Asheville

Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 11am-5pm Reception for the Artist: Friday July 21, 6pm-8pm Tracey Morgan Gallery is pleased to present Snapshot, an exhibition of new work by artist Rachel […]


Wee Wine & Dahlias

Bullington Gardens 95 Upper Red Oak Trail, Hendersonville

Bullington Gardens invites you to experience the epitome of exclusivity with their new and exciting offering - twilight parties in the enchanting gardens. Now accepting reservations, this is your chance […]


What the Constitution Means to Me

North Carolina Stage Company 15 Stage Lane, Asheville

Fifteen year old Heidi earned her college tuition by winning Constitutional debate competitions across the United States. In this hilarious, hopeful, and achingly human new play, she resurrects her teenage […]


Yes, And… Adult Beginner Improv

Whitmire Activity Center 310 Lily Pond Drive, Hendersonville

Class cost: $180 Min students: 6 Max students: 15 Class Dates: Thursday, September 7-October 26 (8 weeks) Time: 7-9 pm Location: Whitmire Activity Center, 310 Lily Pond Dr, Hendersonville, NC […]


BMC Campus Tours at Lake Eden

Camp Rockmont 375 Lake Eden Road, Black Mountain

Do you want to explore the rich history of Black Mountain College in person? Tour the historic BMC campus at Lake Eden with Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center! […]

$16 – $20

Sound Tribe Sector 9

Salvage Station 468 Riverside Drive, Asheville

STS9 will be performing LIVE on the Outdoor Stage at Salvage Station on Friday, September 8th and Saturday, September 9th , 2023 for their end of summer event, LAND OF […]

$2 – $85

The Grimm’s Tale: Riding Hood

UNCA Carol Theatre Theatre 1 University Heights, Asheville

Monica McDaniel's original play, Riding Hood, is a modern adaptation of the original Grimm's Tale, Little Red Riding Hood. The play features an all Black cast and utilizes Monica's hometown […]


Doc At 100

DOC AT 100 is a concert program celebrating the life and legacy of Doc Watson by artists who performed with Doc, who were profoundly influenced by his music, and who […]


Comedy at Catawba: Ryan Singer

Catawba Brewing 32 Banks Ave., Asheville

Every Friday evening Modelface Comedy brings you the best comedians from all over the country Ryan Singer, "Comedy's Crown Prince of Weird" is a comic's comic who electrifies mainstream audiences […]