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Reviewed 2 days ago

On the northern section of RAD, we discovered Corey C McNabb gallery. He is a native of Asheville and specials in palette knife painting specializing in bright, bold oils, and acrylics. We were very pleased to speak with Corey and learn the story behind his...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bobby B
Reviewed January 15, 2019

River Arts District buildings, building murals, art, every aspect, is so hip you'll feel transported, and Cool yourself just to be there enjoying.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SVerbsky
Reviewed January 13, 2019

As cool and spunky as the river arts district is, it needed work done. I understand that it's supposed to be artsy and all, but the streets just seemed as if no one cared about it. It was overall dirty and unkept. It was a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shelbysrq
Reviewed January 12, 2019

We basically took a wrong turn driving through Asheville and ended up here. We decided to stop here since there are a couple of artists in the family. We were amazed at the number of artists with displays here, there was so much to see,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Klokwerks
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Some absolutely fantastic artists and great places to eat and drink. Especially go by Olga Dorenko's studio as well as Odyssey Clay Works.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank path51
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Very run down part of town, but cheap, I guess for artists. This was included in the Trolley Tour, otherwise would have had not reason to be there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris Y
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Blown glass, ceramics, metal sculptures, oils, watercolors - traditional, abstract, still life..... and more. Be prepared to walk, expect to meet the artists themselves and ask questions. The proprietors/artists love to talk to you about their work and are more interested in helping you find...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jocarolr
Reviewed December 16, 2018

Acheville is doing great things in the River Arts District. Much to see, many very talented artists to visit. Best discovered on foot, since some the most interesting places are tucked away. We wished for more time to explore it all...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MediGeek4411
Reviewed December 10, 2018

I take all my pout of town visitors to the River Arts District and Curve is one of my favorite places. I am a craft person and sharing others carfts peoples work is a treat for me and my guests.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 513jacquea
Reviewed December 9, 2018

All sorts of art, painting, glass blowing, bric-a-brac stores, music venues, restaurants, breweries, cafes, the French Broad river nearby and river walk. You can even wash and fluff your dog or park it there for the day if necessary, buy some beans at Penny Cup...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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June 6, 2018|
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We visited at the end of May on a Monday afternoon and most of the shops were open. They seem to close around 5:00ish. It is just a short drive from downtown Asheville. Make sure to take time to walk around downtown... More
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I was able to find street parking.
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12 Bones Smokehouse has fantastic barbecue. 5 Foundy Street, Suite 10 · Asheville, NC 28801 Phone (828) 253-4499
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