Arts in Asheville, NC

This short list of the must-do art attractions is a must read

By Karen Schwartzman on April 26, 2011 at 10:11 am EST
Asheville NC Downtown Asheville Art District Friday Art Walks


Asheville's status as a heavyweight in the arts scene is certainly well-deserved. Its cultural prowess extends to all areas of the art spectrum, whether it be galleries, museums or public displays.
Case in point: the Asheville drum circle. Every Friday night the city puts on a drum circle in downtown’s Pritchard Park. Lots of people come – some drum, some dance. It’s been going on since 2001, and has become iconic in celebrating the city's eclectic art scene.
More traditional modes of art are also readily available, including dozens of galleries downtown and around Biltmore Village. There's also the Asheville Art Museum, featuring plenty of exhibitions and educational opportunities.
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