Cancelled: Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

Cancelled due to health concerns of COVid-19. The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Entertainment at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada.  All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Fiesta Hendersonville

Fiesta Hendersonville

FIESTA Hendersonville gives Henderson County a unique opportunity to experience the best of Latin American countries in their own backyard, Patrons can journey through over 20 represented countries and experience their people, music, art, food and culture. Located on Main Street between Allen – Caswell Streets.

Cancelled: Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

Cancelled due to health concerns of COVDI-19. The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Entertainment at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada.  All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Cancelled: Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

Cancelled due to health concerns of COVDI-19. The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Inspiration at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada. All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Cancelled: Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

Cancelled due to health concerns of COVid-19. The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of the Historic West Side gathers at 6:00 pm in back of the Henderson County Library at 301 Washington Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada.. All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours.

Art & Architecture Day

The next Art & Architecture Day in Hendersonville sponsored by the Arts Council of Henderson County will take place on Saturday, July 18. Small groups of six-to-eight will safely social distance their way up Main Street, meeting people in each block from Henderson County’s past who will tell stories of how they helped shape the downtown streetscape.

Each group will leave the 100 South block of Main Street in intervals of 15 minutes beginning at 9:00 a.m. There will be six tour guides acting as such notables from Hendersonville’s past such as architects Erle Stillwell and Richard Sharp Smith and long-time mayor Al Edwards. The entire tour will take about 90 minutes.

The Art & Architecture Day in Hendersonville tour is free to attend but reservations must be made. For more details and to reserve a spot for yourself and your friends contact the Arts Council at (828) 693-8504 or at info@acofhc.org.

The Arts Council of Henderson County is a community organization that promotes, advocates for, and nurtures the arts in western North Carolina. Each year the Council sponsors two major art shows, Bring Us Your Best and Art on Main. Now in its seventh decade, Art on Main has been named one of the 200 Best Shows in America for Fine Art & Design.

For additional information about the Arts Council and Art and Architecture Day in Hendersonville visit the Council website at http://www.acofhc.org/artandarchitecture.

CANCELED: Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of the Historic West Side gathers at 6:00 pm in back of the Henderson County Library at 301 Washington Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada. All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours.

Nature Connects: Art with LEGO Bricks by Sean Kenney

The LEGO Sculpture Traveling Exhibit, “Nature Connects®: Art with LEGO® Bricks by Sean Kenney” comes back to the North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville with 14 larger than life sculptures that are created with 500,000+ LEGO Bricks, combining the living world, art, play, science, education and entertainment, placed throughout the gardens. Included in the cost of admission.

Blue Ridge Craft Trails Month

Blue Ridge Craft Trails Month

July is the Blue Ridge Craft Trails Month in Henderson County, hosted by the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area. Explore three distinct trails guide visitors through the towns of Hendersonville and Flat Rock, and into the Blue Ridge Mountain countryside, showcasing 18 nationally-renowned artists in their studios and galleries on this self-guided tour.

Find a brochure here, and learn more information and see a list of all 18 craft sites here.

Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Inspiration at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada. All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

CANCELLED: Saluda Arts Festival

CANCELLED: Saluda Arts Festival

This event has been cancelled. Saluda, NC celebrates its heritage and arts culture at the 17th annual Saluda Arts Festival held in Historic Downtown on Main Street. Exhibits express a diversity of art media from local and regional artists. Enjoy music representing Americana, blues, folk, contemporary and watch artist demonstrations. Sponsored by the Saluda Business Association. Free event.

Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Inspiration at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada.  All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Inspiration at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by  Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada.  All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Hendersonville Art and Architecture Walking Tours

The popular FREE Art and Architecture Walking Tours offered by the Arts Council of Henderson County return for 2020. The 90-minute tour of Downtown Hendersonville gathers at 9:00 am in front of the Center for Art & Inspiration at 125 South Main Street. Tours are led by Doug Gelbert who has created over 400 architectural tours in towns across the United States and Canada. All tours are free of charge and no pre-registration is required. Just show up ready to walk. As always, dogs are welcome to accompany their well-behaved owners on the Art and Architectural Walking Tours. Named “One of the 10 Best Things You Can Do in North Carolina at 9:00 on a Saturday morning”

Art On Main

Art On Main

Art on Main is a fine art/fine craft show in Historic downtown Hendersonville, where Main Street is transformed into an outdoor art gallery featuring more than 100 of the finest artists & artisans from the southeast. Vendors sell fine art works including paintings, clay, metal, wood, fiber, photography, jewelry, etc. Demonstrations of art will also take place throughout the festival.

Art On Main

Art On Main

Art on Main is a fine art/fine craft show in Historic downtown Hendersonville, where Main Street is transformed into an outdoor art gallery featuring more than 100 of the finest artists & artisans from the southeast. Vendors sell fine art works including paintings, clay, metal, wood, fiber, photography, jewelry, etc. Demonstrations of art will also take place throughout the festival.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best Art Exhibition

Bring Us Your Best is a juried and judged exhibit that features artwork from more than 100 visual artists each year, and includes all forms of visual media, with judged categories including 2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, Fine Craft & Photography. All work is for sale.

The show and the opening awards reception is free and open to the public. Opening Awards Reception:
Friday, August 2, 2019, 5-7pm. Regular hours: Monday-Friday 10am-4pm.

Hosted by the Arts Council of Henderson County and Blue Ridge Community College.