Main Street Holiday Hayrides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street. Board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center.

Main Street Holiday Hayrides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street. Board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center.

Cookies with Santa

Join the Appalachian Santa for decorating gingerbread cookies and visits with Santa, mimosas available for parents. Reservations required.

Main Street Holiday Hayrides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street. Board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center.

Cider Cinema Presents: Elf

Cider Cinema Presents: Elf

Join Bold Rock Mills River for a special FREE movie screening of Elf in their taproom. Plus a special guest from the North Pole may make a special appearance!

Historic Johnson Farm Christmas Festival

Historic Johnson Farm Christmas Festival

Celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas at the farm! The historic farmhouse will be decorated and Santa will be here! Also, there will be a bake sale, live music, children’s crafts, a hot chocolate bar, silent auction and more!

The cost to attend is $5 for adults, $3 for students and free for kids under age 5.

Polar Express Reading

Polar Express Reading

Join the folks of the Apple Valley Model Railroad Club at the Historic Depot for the annual reading of the popular children’s Christmas story, The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg. Readings begin following the Christmas parade in downtown. Space is limited to 40 per reading and will last 15-20 minutes per reading. Santa, free hot chocolate and goodies will also be available. All ages are welcome!

Free Picture With Santa

Free Picture With Santa

Bring the whole family for a FREE digital picture with Santa taken by Paula Roberts Photography at the Winter Wonderland display at Carolina Ace Hardware! Pets are not allowed on this date.

Christmas in the Park

The 2nd Annual Christmas in the Park will include food trucks, live music, a vendor village, ice skating, snow globe inflatable for photos, a tree lighting and of course, Santa.

Gem Mining & Cookies

Gem Mining & Cookies

Enjoy free cookies while you gem mine or shop at Pisgah Forest Gem Mine & Gifts from 10am-2pm on Friday, December 6th.

Here Comes Santa Street Lighting

Here Comes Santa Street Lighting

The annual “Here Comes Santa Street Lighting” event takes place at the Historic Courthouse. Kick off the season with live music, hot drinks, delicious treats, shopping and a countdown as Santa arrives to light up Downtown. Plus, enjoy free visits with Santa and carriage rides after the lights are turned on! This event will end by 8pm.

Appalachian Folkways Series

Appalachian Folkways Series

Join in celebration of the craft and skill of the Southern Appalachian mountains, take a step back in time and interact with a variety a traditional crafters from fiber arts to blacksmithing, learn about the traditional ways of gardening, medicine, music and more.

Treat Street Carnival

Treat Street Carnival

New and improved for 2019, the Treat Street Carnival takes the annual Trick or Treat Street of Hendersonville’s past and expands upon it! This year, Main Street will be closed to car traffic, making it extra safe for your family. This year, you’ll be able to:

  • Trick or treat with the merchants from Allen Street through 6th Avenue as well as additional community partners in pop-up tents in the 300 and 400 blocks of Main Street (starting at 5pm)
  • Participate in a Costume Contest to get great prizes, open to all ages and pets, held in the 400 block of Main (registration begins at 4:30pm, with judging to follow at 6pm)
  • Have fun with a DJ, dance party and inflatables in the 200 block (starting at 7pm)
  • Watch Halloween Movies on a large, outdoor screen in the 300 block (beginning at 7pm)
Town Of Fletcher’s Halloween Carnival

Town Of Fletcher’s Halloween Carnival

This FREE community event will feature carnival style games with a Halloween twist, a costume contest, inflatables and toddler bounce and lots of other family friendly Halloween fun!

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Fall Festival at Mud Creek Church

The annual Fall Festival hosted by Mud Creek Baptist Church will have food, games and candy! Please keep all costumes kid friendly!

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Trick or Trail 5k

Trick or Trail 5k

The 5th Annual Trick or Trail 5k & 1 Mile Spooky Sprint lets runners experience the beauty of DuPont Forest in a unique nighttime racing format. This run is Halloween themed, so runners of all ages are encouraged to come and run in costume, and are required to wear a headlamp or bring a flashlight.

Race starts and ends at the Guion Farm area in DuPont State Forest.

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Fall Frolic at The Park at Flat Rock

Fall Frolic at The Park at Flat Rock

Fall Folic is a celebration of The Park at Flat Rock and its transformation over the last four years! Join Flat Rock Park and Recreation Foundation Board Members and Staff at this Grand Opening event of the Tot Lot & Shelter!!

Bring out the whole family for games, fitness demos, food & refreshments, crafts, face painting, games, vendors, nature walks, and more! Pick out your favorite pumpkin from our sale to support The Park! The Pumpkin sale will be from 10 am – 2 pm, giving an extra hour to shop.

All children will receive a FREE book from the Dolly Parton Imagination Library! Admission and activities are all FREE!

Parking and a shuttle are available at East Henderson High School, located at 150 Eagle Pride Drive, East Flat Rock, NC.

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont

5th Annual Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Returns to Brevard, NC – Last 3 weekends of October!
Fri and Sat Oct 11, 12, 18, 19, 25 from 7-9 pm and Sat. Oct. 26 5-9 pm (following Halloween Fest in downtown Brevard)
Family friendly and fantastic artistic fun or great date night with beautiful lighted carved pumpkin on a short walking trail, local musicians, food trucks, games, storytelling, face painting, dress up like a pirate, white squirrel scavenger hunt, historic mansion open. Fine gravel trail for strollers and wheelchairs. Fundraiser for Friends of Silvermont to help park and historic mansion. Admission $5. Parking onsite $5. Cash or check with ID only. Silvermont Park 364 E. Main St. Brevard, NC 28712
Free parking offsite on nearby streets and parking lots one or two blocks away. Concessions available.
—Music schedule 7-9 pm except Oct. 26- 5-9 pm
Oct 11: Hammond George and Friends
Oct 12: Unpaid Bill and the Bad Czechs
Oct 18: Marc Brown & Friends
Oct 19: Marion Boatwright & Friend
Oct 25: Tom Anderson & Friends
Oct 26: 5-7 Nicki Talley & Friends
7-9 North Carolina Slim and the Dangerous Gentleman (Brian Phillips and Eddie Martin)
https://silvermont.org/
Facebook sites:
Pumpkin Fest at Silvermont Park in Brevard, NC: https://www.facebook.com/pumpkinpatchrevenge/
Silvermont Park: https://www.facebook.com/silvermontpark/

Farm City Day 2019

Farm City Day 2019

The farm comes to the city at Hendersonville’s Annual Farm City Day! Located in Jackson Park, Farm City Day celebrates our rural traditions and introduces the urban population to agriculture, Hendersonville’s most important industry. There will be petting zoo, urban, rural and educational displays, antique and modern farm equipment, live music, food and concessions for sale, and crafters selling their wares. Plus, there will be a special youth area with hands-on activities including petting farm animals, old-timey demonstrations, and a fishing pond. Enjoy many children’s games and stay for a wagon ride through the park.

Hosted by Henderson County Parks & Rec and the NC Cooperative Extension Henderson County Office.

Appalachian Folkways Series

Appalachian Folkways Series

Join in celebration of the craft and skill of the Southern Appalachian mountains, take a step back in time and interact with a variety a traditional crafters from fiber arts to blacksmithing, learn about the traditional ways of gardening, medicine, music and more.

DuPont Forest Festival

DuPont Forest Festival

DuPont Forest honors National Public Lands day with the DuPont Forest Festival, which celebrates the adventure, wilderness and beauty of DuPont State Recreational Forest with yoga, group nature hikes, kids bike clinic, adult technical skills rides, kids bike tours, stand-up paddle board demos, storytelling, orienteering lessons, first aid clinics, science experiments, wildlife presentations, fly fishing demonstrations, horse trail clinics, food trucks and more! Located at the Guion Farm Access Area of DuPont State Recreational Forest.

National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day

On National Public Lands Day, general admission to the Cradle of Forestry is free! Enjoy the heritage, trails, Forest Discovery Center without charge today.

Outdoor Movie Night

Outdoor Movie Night

This evening, watch “Spider-man Into The Spider-verse” (PG) with your whole family at Tuxedo park, starting at 7pm.

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

NC Mountain State Fair

NC Mountain State Fair

The third largest fair in North Carolina, (celebrates the heritage of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including agriculture, music, crafts, art, food, entertainment, display of livestock, competitions, & midway amusement rides).

 

Check their website for info on pricing, Special Promotions, Discount Days, and much more! http://www.wncagcenter.org/p/mountainstatefair

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

Hendersonville is home to the annual North Carolina Apple Festival! 2019 marks the 73rd year of this delicious tradition, which takes place on Main Street. The weekend’s events include a street fair, arts & crafts vendors, entertainment, children’s activities, carnival rides, the King Apple Parade, lots of food, voting for the best apple variety, live music, dancing, a great way to meet Hendersonville’s apple growers, meet local business owners, and much, much more!

The Festival takes place Fri-Sun from 10am-8pm, and Mon. from 10am-5pm. Located on Main Street from 6th Ave to Caswell St.

Hendersonville produces the vast majority of North Carolina’s apples, and apple farming is a way of life in Hendersonville. This fun harvest celebration takes place early on in the apple harvest season, and is a great way to bring together the country and city folk to enjoy everything apple related!

 

More info on this year’s NC Apple Festival here.

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

Hendersonville is home to the annual North Carolina Apple Festival! 2019 marks the 73rd year of this delicious tradition, which takes place on Main Street. The weekend’s events include a street fair, arts & crafts vendors, entertainment, children’s activities, carnival rides, the King Apple Parade, lots of food, voting for the best apple variety, live music, dancing, a great way to meet Hendersonville’s apple growers, meet local business owners, and much, much more!

The Festival takes place Fri-Sun from 10am-8pm, and Mon. from 10am-5pm. Located on Main Street from 6th Ave to Caswell St.

Hendersonville produces the vast majority of North Carolina’s apples, and apple farming is a way of life in Hendersonville. This fun harvest celebration takes place early on in the apple harvest season, and is a great way to bring together the country and city folk to enjoy everything apple related!

 

More info on this year’s NC Apple Festival here.

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

Hendersonville is home to the annual North Carolina Apple Festival! 2019 marks the 73rd year of this delicious tradition, which takes place on Main Street. The weekend’s events include a street fair, arts & crafts vendors, entertainment, children’s activities, carnival rides, the King Apple Parade, lots of food, voting for the best apple variety, live music, dancing, a great way to meet Hendersonville’s apple growers, meet local business owners, and much, much more!

The Festival takes place Fri-Sun from 10am-8pm, and Mon. from 10am-5pm. Located on Main Street from 6th Ave to Caswell St.

Hendersonville produces the vast majority of North Carolina’s apples, and apple farming is a way of life in Hendersonville. This fun harvest celebration takes place early on in the apple harvest season, and is a great way to bring together the country and city folk to enjoy everything apple related!

 

More info on this year’s NC Apple Festival here.

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

73rd Annual North Carolina Apple Festival

Hendersonville is home to the annual North Carolina Apple Festival! 2019 marks the 73rd year of this delicious tradition, which takes place on Main Street. The weekend’s events include a street fair, arts & crafts vendors, entertainment, children’s activities, carnival rides, the King Apple Parade, lots of food, voting for the best apple variety, live music, dancing, a great way to meet Hendersonville’s apple growers, meet local business owners, and much, much more!

The Festival takes place Fri-Sun from 10am-8pm, and Mon. from 10am-5pm. Located on Main Street from 6th Ave to Caswell St.

Hendersonville produces the vast majority of North Carolina’s apples, and apple farming is a way of life in Hendersonville. This fun harvest celebration takes place early on in the apple harvest season, and is a great way to bring together the country and city folk to enjoy everything apple related!

 

More info on this year’s NC Apple Festival here.

End of Summer Blast

End of Summer Blast

Come out to the farm for games, wagon rides, popcorn, and more!

Historic Johnson Farm is a heritage education museum owned by Henderson County Public Schools. It offers school field trips, historic home tours, nature trails, picnic tables, animals and 10 historic structures on 15 acres of forest, fields, and streams. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and has been designated a North Carolina Cultural Treasure.

Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Party

Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday Party

Celebrate Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday at the Cradle of Forestry! The day will include games, cake, crafts, prizes, live children’s music, a live animal program and a children’s parade! Plus, round out the day with a history lesson about Smokey Bear (this one is more geared towards adults) or a Pond Exploration with the Pisgah River Rangers (this is geared for kids).

All activities are included in the regular cost of admission.

Jack’s Adventures in Space

Jack’s Adventures in Space

Presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre. Best for Grades Pre-K – 6. Learn about all the planets that circle the sun as Jack, a young student, puts his imagination to work to take him on an out-of-this-world adventure through the solar system. Tickets $7.

Chalk It Up!

Chalk It Up!

23rd Annual “CHALK IT UP!” Chalk Art Festival

“Chalk It Up!” is a chalk-art festival featuring 150 artists drawing on seven blocks of Main Street in Hendersonville, NC. All artists – professionals and novices of all ages – are given free chalk and assigned sidewalk space and encouraged to “Draw your dreams on Main!” for prizes and fun. This contest helps to promote Hendersonville as “a city with a heart for art.” The chalk art lasts until the next rain. Rain dates are: July 20 and July 27

 

Registration begins June 4, 2019, contact Narnia Studios for more info!

Hiving Fun with the Bees

Hiving Fun with the Bees

As part of Hendersonville’s celebration of Pollinator Month, visitors to Hands-On! Children’s Museum are invited to join in a week of bee-themed crafts and educational activities all about honey bees and other pollinators. Plus, meet ‘Scout’ the scout bee and learn how you can help bring the rest of her swarm to Hands-On! Children’s Museum, their new hive sweet hive!

Hiving Fun with the Bees

Hiving Fun with the Bees

As part of Hendersonville’s celebration of Pollinator Month, visitors to Hands-On! Children’s Museum are invited to join in a week of bee-themed crafts and educational activities all about honey bees and other pollinators. Plus, meet ‘Scout’ the scout bee and learn how you can help bring the rest of her swarm to Hands-On! Children’s Museum, their new hive sweet hive!

Hiving Fun with the Bees

Hiving Fun with the Bees

As part of Hendersonville’s celebration of Pollinator Month, visitors to Hands-On! Children’s Museum are invited to join in a week of bee-themed crafts and educational activities all about honey bees and other pollinators. Plus, meet ‘Scout’ the scout bee and learn how you can help bring the rest of her swarm to Hands-On! Children’s Museum, their new hive sweet hive!

Hiving Fun with the Bees

Hiving Fun with the Bees

As part of Hendersonville’s celebration of Pollinator Month, visitors to Hands-On! Children’s Museum are invited to join in a week of bee-themed crafts and educational activities all about honey bees and other pollinators. Plus, meet ‘Scout’ the scout bee and learn how you can help bring the rest of her swarm to Hands-On! Children’s Museum, their new hive sweet hive!

National Get Outdoors Day

National Get Outdoors Day

On National Get Outdoors Day, admission to the Cradle of Forestry is FREE! The day supports Americans in seeking out healthy, active outdoor lifestyles, and includes skills teaching and demonstrations by western North Carolina’s outdoor recreation community.

Across the nation, sites offer a chance for you and your family to unplug and connect with the outdoors. At the Cradle we host multiple activities for you to discover the forest in our NC mountains, including guided activities, crafts, and self-guided tours of the property.

The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

Presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre. Best for Grades Pre-K – 6. Join Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion, the Tin Man and the Scarecrow on their trip down the Yellow Brick Road in this fun interactive retelling of the L. Frank Baum classic. Tickets $7.

Kids Mad Mountain Mud Run

Kids Mad Mountain Mud Run

The Kids’ Mud Run features a one (1) mile muddy obstacle course designed for youth ages two and up, plus lots of other muddy activities, like tug-of-war, games, mud painting and more! There will be live music and food available for purchase. This event is rain or shine.

Repticon Asheville

Repticon Asheville

See live animals from around the world, purchase pets and pet products direct from the experts at amazing prices you won’t find anywhere else, and learn more about reptiles and exotic animals at live seminars and demonstrations.

See website for more info! http://repticon.com/north-carolina/asheville/

Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm, Admission $12 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, free for children under age 4.

The Velveteen Rabbit

The Velveteen Rabbit

Presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre. Best for Grades Pre-K – 5.

The Velveteen Rabbit is a heartwarming tale of childhood and imagination, based on the classic tale by Margery Williams Bianco, this show examines what it means to love and what it means to be real. Tickets $7.

Repticon Asheville

Repticon Asheville

See live animals from around the world, purchase pets and pet products direct from the experts at amazing prices you won’t find anywhere else, and learn more about reptiles and exotic animals at live seminars and demonstrations.

See website for more info! http://repticon.com/north-carolina/asheville/

Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm, Admission $12 for adults, $5 for children ages 5-12, free for children under age 4.

Guys and Dolls Jr

Guys and Dolls Jr

Set in Damon Runyon’s New York City, Guys and Dolls JR. follows gambler, Nathan Detroit, as he tries to find the cash to set up the biggest craps game in town while the authorities breathe down his neck; meanwhile, his girlfriend and nightclub performer, Adelaide, laments that they’ve been engaged for fourteen years without ever getting married. Performed with children actors. Tickets $7.

The 8th annual Gnarliest Kids Adventure Race (THE GNAR)

The 8th annual Gnarliest Kids Adventure Race (THE GNAR)

The 8th annual Gnarliest Kids Adventure Race (THE GNAR) offers kids, ages 5 through 14, the opportunity to experience the thrill of adventure racing (adults too). Teams of two will work together to navigate a variety of challenges. The course is TOP SECRET! Challenges may include mountain biking, running, a low ropes course, problem solving, a climbing wall, and a grand finale obstacle guaranteed to leave a perma-grin smile for your ride home.

Waves begin at 1pm,

Guys and Dolls Jr

Guys and Dolls Jr

Set in Damon Runyon’s New York City, Guys and Dolls JR. follows gambler, Nathan Detroit, as he tries to find the cash to set up the biggest craps game in town while the authorities breathe down his neck; meanwhile, his girlfriend and nightclub performer, Adelaide, laments that they’ve been engaged for fourteen years without ever getting married. Performed with children actors. Tickets $7.

Guys and Dolls Jr

Guys and Dolls Jr

Set in Damon Runyon’s New York City, Guys and Dolls JR. follows gambler, Nathan Detroit, as he tries to find the cash to set up the biggest craps game in town while the authorities breathe down his neck; meanwhile, his girlfriend and nightclub performer, Adelaide, laments that they’ve been engaged for fourteen years without ever getting married. Performed with children actors. Tickets $7.

Children’s Day Festival

Children’s Day Festival

The 20th Annual International Children’s Day Festival is a multicultural event designed to respect children’s personalities and to celebrate their happiness. This event will include live entertainment, inflatables, kids raffles and delicious food from around the World and be held at Jackson Park

Earth Day Celebration

Earth Day Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day with Chimney Rock State Park and Blue Ghost Brewing Company! This FREE event is fun for the whole family, and includes stations with local environmental educators, games, crafts, live animals, live music, food, Blue Ghost brews, and lots more fun! Plus, kids that participate in the stations with local environmental educators can earn free passes to Chimney Rock State Park 

8th annual Mountain Science Expo

8th annual Mountain Science Expo

The N.C. Arboretum hosts the 8th annual Mountain Science Expo as part of the North Carolina Science Festival. This family-friendly event will feature hands-on demonstrations, guided programs and more than 20 exhibitors.

Easter Egg Hunt at the Biltmore Estate

Easter Egg Hunt at the Biltmore Estate

The Easter Rabbit makes his annual appearance on Biltmore’s Front Lawn on Easter Sunday. Highlighting the day is the grand Easter Egg Hunts for Children age 2-9 (who may attend the hunt for free when accompanied by an estate pass holder or a ticketed adult), plus the day will also include opportunities to take photos with the Easter Rabbit, and fun activities including Giant Bubbles at the Village Green, Sheep Herding at the Farmyard, and much more.

Easter Egg Hunt at Jackson Park

Easter Egg Hunt at Jackson Park

Henderson County Parks & Rec presents the 37th annual Easter Egg Hunt at Jackson Park!

Come enjoy a family friendly and fun event featuring an egg hunt, music, the Easter Bunny & inflatables.
The egg hunt will have prize eggs, grand prize eggs, toy filled eggs & thousands of individually wrapped candies.

Egg Hunt Schedule:

12:30 PM – Walkers-2
12:45 PM – Ages 3-4
1:00 PM – Ages 5-6
1:15 PM – Ages 7-8
1:30 PM – Ages 9-10
1:45 PM – Special Populations

Remember to bring your own basket!

BrickLife Asheville

BrickLife Asheville

The Ultimate LEGO® Fan Experience! BrickLife Asheville will engage your mind and enhance your creativity with learning stations and building areas, plus see amazing LEGO® creations, participate in interactive entertainment, and more!

 

Saturday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Sunday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Admission $20, Children 3 & under free.

BrickLife Asheville

BrickLife Asheville

The Ultimate LEGO® Fan Experience! BrickLife Asheville will engage your mind and enhance your creativity with learning stations and building areas, plus see amazing LEGO® creations, participate in interactive entertainment, and more!

 

Saturday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Sunday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Admission $20, Children 3 & under free.

BrickLife Asheville

BrickLife Asheville

The Ultimate LEGO® Fan Experience! BrickLife Asheville will engage your mind and enhance your creativity with learning stations and building areas, plus see amazing LEGO® creations, participate in interactive entertainment, and more!

 

Saturday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Sunday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Admission $20, Children 3 & under free.

BrickLife Asheville

BrickLife Asheville

The Ultimate LEGO® Fan Experience! BrickLife Asheville will engage your mind and enhance your creativity with learning stations and building areas, plus see amazing LEGO® creations, participate in interactive entertainment, and more!

 

Saturday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Sunday 9am-1pm & 2pm-6pm, Admission $20, Children 3 & under free.

Broadway Bootcamp

Broadway Bootcamp

The Broadway Bootcamp Spring Showcase stars Asheville Community Theatre’s class of 12 to 17-year-olds in a cabaret style performance featuring solos, duets, trios and company numbers from the musical theatre songbook. Performed with children actors. Tickets $7.

Broadway Bootcamp

Broadway Bootcamp

The Broadway Bootcamp Spring Showcase stars Asheville Community Theatre’s class of 12 to 17-year-olds in a cabaret style performance featuring solos, duets, trios and company numbers from the musical theatre songbook. Performed with children actors. Tickets $7.

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

This whimsical show follows two great friends – the cheerful, popular Frog, and the rather grumpy Toad – through four fun-filled seasons, and throughout the year, the two best friends celebrate and rejoice in the differences that make them unique and special. Tickets $20. Performed with children actors.

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

This whimsical show follows two great friends – the cheerful, popular Frog, and the rather grumpy Toad – through four fun-filled seasons, and throughout the year, the two best friends celebrate and rejoice in the differences that make them unique and special. Tickets $20. Performed with children actors.

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

This whimsical show follows two great friends – the cheerful, popular Frog, and the rather grumpy Toad – through four fun-filled seasons, and throughout the year, the two best friends celebrate and rejoice in the differences that make them unique and special. Tickets $20. Performed with children actors.

Garden Bros Circus

Garden Bros Circus

This year’s show is packed with breathtaking special effects, concert style sound and lighting and 3 RINGS bursting with excitement, laughter and memories that families will always cherish. The very best performers from over 22 countries make up this action jammed, fast paced 100 minute performance in a Theatrical European 3 RING setting. FEATURING The Largest Elephant on Earth! Chinese Acrobats, Daring Aerial Artists, 6 Motorcycles in the Sphere of Fear, Racing camels performing with the largest and smallest horses on EARTH, Contortionists, the funniest Clowns, Jugglers as seen on America’s Got Talent and more!

Showtimes:
Saturday, March 9th at 1:30, 4:40 & 7:30pm
Sunday, March 10th at 1, 4 & 7pm

Garden Bros Circus

Garden Bros Circus

This year’s show is packed with breathtaking special effects, concert style sound and lighting and 3 RINGS bursting with excitement, laughter and memories that families will always cherish. The very best performers from over 22 countries make up this action jammed, fast paced 100 minute performance in a Theatrical European 3 RING setting. FEATURING The Largest Elephant on Earth! Chinese Acrobats, Daring Aerial Artists, 6 Motorcycles in the Sphere of Fear, Racing camels performing with the largest and smallest horses on EARTH, Contortionists, the funniest Clowns, Jugglers as seen on America’s Got Talent and more!

Showtimes:
Saturday, March 9th at 1:30, 4:40 & 7:30pm
Sunday, March 10th at 1, 4 & 7pm

Monster FMX Truck Show

Monster FMX Truck Show

See 10,000 pound mega-powered Monster Jam Monster Trucks battle and race, Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 1pm & 7:30pm, Admission $8-27

 

ADVANCE TICKETS PURCHASED AT ALL LOCAL OUTLETS INCLUDES A “FREE” PIT PASS!

VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE ONLY!

Monster FMX Truck Show

Monster FMX Truck Show

See 10,000 pound mega-powered Monster Jam Monster Trucks battle and race, Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 1pm & 7:30pm, Admission $8-27

 

ADVANCE TICKETS PURCHASED AT ALL LOCAL OUTLETS INCLUDES A “FREE” PIT PASS!

VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE ONLY!

WNC Model Train Show

WNC Model Train Show

8 working layouts with over 200 vendor tables, including vendors from 7 states with anything related to railroading, Friday 12 – 7pm & Saturday 8am-5pm, Admission $6 per day, children under age 10 free

Monster FMX Truck Show

Monster FMX Truck Show

See 10,000 pound mega-powered Monster Jam Monster Trucks battle and race, Friday 7:30pm, Saturday 1pm & 7:30pm, Admission $8-27

 

ADVANCE TICKETS PURCHASED AT ALL LOCAL OUTLETS INCLUDES A “FREE” PIT PASS!

VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE ONLINE ONLY!

WNC Model Train Show

WNC Model Train Show

8 working layouts with over 200 vendor tables, including vendors from 7 states with anything related to railroading, Friday 12 – 7pm & Saturday 8am-5pm, Admission $6 per day, children under age 10 free

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

Christmas at the Farm

Christmas at the Farm

Offering fresh-cut NC Frasier Firs, fried apple pies, hot cider, apple cider donuts, hot cocoa, Christmas music, feed the farm animals, cow train, jumping pillow and professional family photos!

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

The Venardos Circus

The Venardos Circus

🎪 The Venardos Circus is coming to Asheville, NC!

Join us Oct 24th – Nov 11th, and experience the magic of the circus in our custom red-and-white circus tent at the Asheville Outlets, 800 Brevard Rd, Asheville, NC 28806.

This unique, family-oriented (animal free) traveling circus troupe has been touring the country for four years and was recently featured on CBS Sunday Morning!

🎩 Created by former Ringling Bros. Ringmaster Kevin Venardos, the show features a cast of aerialists, acrobats, comedians, juggling, balancing, daredevilry and performers hailing from around the world. The Broadway-style singing and dancing add another level of intrigue to the performance.

An interactive pre-show party takes place one hour before show time with opportunities to meet the cast, snap selfies and play games so be sure to come and get your seats early!

The main event lasts approximately 90 minutes, with a brief intermission. Attendees are encouraged to stay after the show to mingle with the performers and take group photos. There are no animals in the show, just lots of very talented humans.

Tickets are $5 more at the door, so save time and money and buy online in advance.

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Bring the grandparents and the kids to rediscover the excitement of an old-fashioned holiday in a small town setting. You can come Home for the Holidays” to Hendersonville, and relive the joy of the season. In addition to small town traditions, family gatherings, and good cheer, the area abounds with holiday activities such as an Iceless Skating Rink, holiday concerts, hometown Christmas parade, and many other events for the whole family.

Make lasting family memories by exploring the Western North Carolina choose and cut Christmas Tree Farms to select the perfect Christmas tree or visit one from a local greens markets located throughout Henderson County.

The Hendersonville County Tourism Development Authority compiled a brochure of events going on this holiday season.  It lists the featured events along with a calendar of the day-to-day activities. Click to go to the Home for the Holidays” web page for details of the holiday happenings. To pick your free copy of  the “Home for the Holidays,” brochure at the Visitor Center on 201 South Main Street or download the Calendar of Events Brochure online.

Unwrap a box full of holiday memories in Hendersonville that will keep you coming back year after year.

Click for lodging or area information or call the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority at (828) 693-9708 / 800-828-4244.