Event Cancellations Due to Coronavirus

Several upcoming events have been canceled or postponed due to concerns about the new coronavirus (COVID-19). Events listed on this page may be outdated, so please visit the event website or contact the event organizer for the latest information.
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Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 2 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Empower Hour
Mar 2 @ 11:30 am
YWCA of Asheville

Join us for Empower Hour, a one-hour program and facility tour where you will experience firsthand the YWCA’s work to bridge gaps in earning power, education, health & wellness and access to childcare.

Empower Hours take place twice a month on the first and third Tuesday at 11:30 am.
Lunch is served as part of our Empower Hour, so reservations are required.

To make a reservation: contact Elizabeth Alvandi, Advancement Assistant, at (828) 254-7206 ext. 103 or [email protected]

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 3 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Thursday, March 4, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 4 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Billy Montana
Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Genevieve's

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Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Billy Montana takes the Genevieve’s stage to share his songs showcasing his signature talent for tapping into powerful emotion through lyrics.

A critically-acclaimed writer for some of country music’s biggest stars, Montana’s credits include Garth Brooks’ record-breaking single “More Than a Memory,” Sara Evans’ smash “Suds in the Bucket” and the Grammy-nominated “Bring On the Rain” recorded by Jo Dee Messina with Tim McGraw. His most recent chart topper, “Hard to Love,” is the title cut from Lee Brice’s 2012 album. With more than 100 published credits, the prolific lyricist has worked with Kenny Chesney, Martina McBride, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, Lee Ann Womack, Kellie Pickler, Kenny Rogers and many others. His music can be heard on his latest album release, Songs For Sale, as well as ABC’s hit TV show “Nashville.”

Friday, March 5, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 5 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Saturday, March 6, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 6 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Sunday, March 7, 2021
Greenville Drive Mug Club Membership for 2021
Mar 7 all-day
Online w/ Greenville Drive
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Community Dinner
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm
YWCA of Asheville

Gather with your community for a FREE tasty meal, lessons on healthy eating and information on Double Up Food Bucks (a new program through SNAP)! Community Dinners are held on the second Wednesday of each month from 6 – 7:30 pm. FREE childcare provided.

Seating is limited. Reserve your seat online.

For more information, contact Leah Berger-Singer, Preventive Health Coordinator at (828) 254-7206 ext. 212 or [email protected]

Thursday, March 11, 2021
The Steve Watson Jazz Quartet featuring Jazz Vocalist Jamie Wright
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Peace Center--Genevieve's

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Celebrated Greenville jazz artists Steve Watson, Vee Popat, Greg Alewine and Rick Dilling are joined by vocalist Jamie Wright to bring you an evening of jazz.

About the Artists

Watson’s career spans the decades serving as a member of The Bruce Hornsby Band and a studio guitarist in Los Angeles playing for television, movies, and records. Watson has recorded four albums since 2011 including his most recent in 2018, Reflections. His vast experience as a musician has allowed him to guide future generations. He served as an adjunct professor at The University of Southern California and a lecturer at The University of Miami. Watson is currently the Director of Jazz Studies at The Fine Arts Center, an art magnet high school in Greenville.

Popat is an accomplished saxophonist and music educator. In 2001, Popat won a Downbeat Magazine Award as a member of the UM Monk-Mingus Ensemble. CD credits include “An Evening with Saturday” with the Garrett Lynch Quartet and a live 2-CD set with Vee’s Olim Jazz Trio. He has performed and recorded with a range of professional jazz big bands and a host of jazz greats. A dedicated music educator, Popat has served in the award-winning arts programs of the Randolph Township Schools (Randolph, NJ) and as Middle School Principal in the West Essex Regional School District (North Caldwell, NJ). Popat is proud to serve as the current Director of the Fine Arts Center – South Carolina’s first public high school for the Creating, Performing, and Visual Arts.

Alewine has performed bass with the Grammy-nominated University of North Texas 1 O’Clock Lab Band and is a former member of the United States Air Force Band. He has performed with jazz luminaries such as Dizzy Gillespie and Dave Brubeck and has served on the music faculty at the University of South Carolina, Clemson University, University of North Carolina-Asheville, University of South Carolina-Upstate and Southern Wesleyan University. Alewine is currently the Instructor of Bass and Commercial Music at Anderson University.

Dilling has performed with such jazz legends as Clark Terry, Herb Ellis, Ernie Watts, Phil Woods, Houston Persons, Tony Monaco, the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, the Nelson Riddle Orchestra, and has shared the stage with drummer Louis Bellson. As a freelance player, Dilling performs with some of the region’s top jazz artists and is the drummer for the Asheville Jazz Orchestra, The Michael Jefry Stevens Trio, The Richard Sulman Group, The Todd Wright Quartet, and The Wendy Jones Quartet. He also leads his own dynamic big band, Time Check, that pays tribute to the music of Buddy Rich. Dilling has been on the jazz faculty at Appalachian State for 38 years teaching drum set studies.

Wright is a celebrated jazz singer who spent three years as the principal vocalist at Opera Ebony. The Seneca native began singing at the age of five and continued her musical journey through college where she majored in opera studies at the North Carolina School for the Performing Arts. Influenced by Leontyne Price and Aretha Franklin, Wright’s musical styling’s have been described as confident, versatile, and deeply soulful. Most recently, you will find her performing with her namesake band, Jamie Wright Band, or working on her current project, “Aretha Franklin Tribute Band

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Empower Hour
Mar 16 @ 11:30 am
YWCA of Asheville

Join us for Empower Hour, a one-hour program and facility tour where you will experience firsthand the YWCA’s work to bridge gaps in earning power, education, health & wellness and access to childcare.

Empower Hours take place twice a month on the first and third Tuesday at 11:30 am.
Lunch is served as part of our Empower Hour, so reservations are required.

To make a reservation: contact Elizabeth Alvandi, Advancement Assistant, at (828) 254-7206 ext. 103 or [email protected]

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
FAC Jazz Quintet Instrumental jazz of the 1950s and 1960s
Mar 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Peace Center

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The Fine Arts Center Jazz Concert Series is a collaboration between the Fine Arts Center and Peace Center that gives up-and-coming young artists the opportunity to showcase their skills and perform in a professional setting. Featuring students from the jazz studies department, which is directed by Jazz Guitarist Steve Watson, these concerts give audiences a chance to see local rising artists. Wednesday’s concert will feature the addition of Jazz Saxophone, Jazz Banjo, and Jazz Mandolin.

Thursday, March 18, 2021
Food Truck Rollout
Mar 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Greer City Park

Bring your blankets or chairs and join us for a fun night of great food and live music at Greer City Park! Food and beverages will be available for purchase from Greer Relief & Resources Agency, Inc. Valid ID is required to purchase alcohol. Outside alcohol and coolers are prohibited.

Kyshona
Mar 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Peace Center--Genevieve's

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Nashville-based singer-songwriter Kyshona has always lent her voice and music to those that feel they have been silenced or forgotten.

Honing a message of empowerment, overcoming adversity, and finding hope, she released her aptly titled LP “Listen” in February 2020. The album’s 10 tracks are co-produced with Andrija Tokic (St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Alabama Shakes, Hurray For The Riff Raff) and recorded mostly at his famed Nashville studio The Bomb Shelter.

Kyshona’s lyrical prowess mixed with a compelling blend of roots, rock, R&B, and folk uplifts the marginalized and brings awareness to the masses. After her powerful performances, concertgoers often ask, “What can I do?” Her response? “Listen.”

Thursday, March 25, 2021
Aaron Goodvin
Mar 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Peace Center

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2020 CCMA Songwriter of the Year Aaron Goodvin has adapted to 2020 by continuing to connect with his audiences – fans and critics alike – through a great sense of humor and his music. Listed as a 2019 Billboard “7 Country Acts to Watch,” the talented singer-songwriter has more than 31 million streams as a performer, and has had his songs recorded by Luke Bryan, Jon Pardi, Cole Swindell, and Josh Gracin.

After being nominated for the 2020 Juno Awards Country Album of the Year, Goodvin brings his Canadian success to US country music lovers. His upcoming release “Lonely Drum” is an international, platinum hit for Warner Music Canada label. The track is Goodvin’s latest project in a list of successful singles at Canadian radio, including the #1 Billboard single “You Are” and four additional Billboard Top-10 singles.

Saturday, March 27, 2021
Speakeasy Soirée
Mar 27 @ 6:30 pm
Chapman Cultural Center

Sneak on down to the hottest gin-joint in town for a Roaring 20’s shindig at Spartanburg’s swankiest Speakeasy.  Join us for Prohibition-era cocktails, ritzy hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, and live music as we reveal our 2021-2022 season Gatsby-style!

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Empower Hour
Apr 6 @ 11:30 am
YWCA of Asheville

Join us for Empower Hour, a one-hour program and facility tour where you will experience firsthand the YWCA’s work to bridge gaps in earning power, education, health & wellness and access to childcare.

Empower Hours take place twice a month on the first and third Tuesday at 11:30 am.
Lunch is served as part of our Empower Hour, so reservations are required.

To make a reservation: contact Elizabeth Alvandi, Advancement Assistant, at (828) 254-7206 ext. 103 or [email protected]

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
Community Dinner
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm
YWCA of Asheville

Gather with your community for a FREE tasty meal, lessons on healthy eating and information on Double Up Food Bucks (a new program through SNAP)! Community Dinners are held on the second Wednesday of each month from 6 – 7:30 pm. FREE childcare provided.

Seating is limited. Reserve your seat online.

For more information, contact Leah Berger-Singer, Preventive Health Coordinator at (828) 254-7206 ext. 212 or [email protected]

Saturday, April 17, 2021
2021 Ville to Ville Craft Brew Relay
Apr 17 all-day
Asheville NC to Greenville SC

The Ville to Ville Craft Brew Relay celebrates the beautiful region from Asheville, NC to Greenville, SC. It is a 75-mile team running event traveling from the peaks to the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, through local craft breweries, and into quaint southern towns.

The 2021 Ville to Ville Craft Brew Relay will be held on April 17, 2021. The first flight of teams will start the relay around 5:00 am in Asheville, NC. Over the next few hours, additional teams will depart on their journey through the Carolinas.

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Empower Hour
Apr 20 @ 11:30 am
YWCA of Asheville

Join us for Empower Hour, a one-hour program and facility tour where you will experience firsthand the YWCA’s work to bridge gaps in earning power, education, health & wellness and access to childcare.

Empower Hours take place twice a month on the first and third Tuesday at 11:30 am.
Lunch is served as part of our Empower Hour, so reservations are required.

To make a reservation: contact Elizabeth Alvandi, Advancement Assistant, at (828) 254-7206 ext. 103 or [email protected]