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The AAAC’s 2014 Color Ball

In 1895 George Vanderbilt opened his Biltmore Estate; this year marked the crowning moment on years of construction. The Estate fostered a community adorned with lovers of art, beauty, and culture. The 2014 Color Ball is dedicated to the same elegance and energy of a golden age. This was the time of Vincent Van Gogh, …

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De La Soul

The 39th LEAF Festival

LEAF has a stellar lineup of performing artists for the fall festival, taking place October 16-19, 2014 in Black Mountain. “Celebrate Unity, Inspire Every Voice” at the 39th LEAF Festival and experience multiple cultures with the harmonious and stirring tones of Nahko & Medicine for the People; influential hip hop legends De La Soul; and …

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Chris Porter has been a touring comic since he was 23.

Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival

The Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy festival kicks off August 13, 2014 with Chris Porter, a top three contestant during Season 4 of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. Best known for his third place finish on the Season 4 of Last Comic Standing, Chris can also be seen on his own “Comedy Central Presents” special and …

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Come and “meet the world” on Waynesville’s Main Street.

ArtFest 2014

The Haywood County Arts Council will present ArtFest 2014 (formerly International Festival Day) on Saturday, July 19, 2014 on Main St. in Downtown Waynesville. Over 95 artists representing a full range of media will demonstrate and sell artwork at ArtFest 2014. This festival is one of the arts council’s largest events of the year and …

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