Comfort Inn Asheville Airport
15 Rockwood Rd.
Fletcher, NC 28732
Phone: (828) 687-9199
Fax: (828) 684-4789
The Asheville Carolina 14 has beer on tap, along with an appetizing food court. Listening devices and access for those with disabilities allow for more folks to enjoy the antics of their favorite actors. For those who have more time to spare, a spell in the game room will help fritter away those extra minutes. For more information, visit the website.
Antler Hill Village and Winery sits on the highly-acclaimed property of Biltmore Estate. There's the Outdoor Adventure Center where visitors who want to see the Biltmore Estate and the Appalachian Mountains from a different perspective can find tours ranging from ride-along Land Rover expeditions to horseback riding tours. A wide-range of outdoor classes are also held here including clay pigeon shooting courses and a fly-fishing school. Whether you're looking for something light or more substantive there are a number of different restaurants located here including Cedric's Tavern for pub fare or the Arbor Grill for a casual meal.
Situated south from the downtown Asheville, Toy Boat Community Art Space is the outcome of the collaboration of various groups like Runaway Circus and Loose Cabooses, Wendal Wandell, Forty Fingers and a Missing Tooth and The Vanishing Wheelchair. This eclectic space is host to a variety of events ranging from acrobatics to concerts to jugglery. The art space is also well-equipped to host events of any size, however, the events held here are not confined to the walls of the space as the open space outside its door is also used for hosting circus and other large scale events. If you are keen on learning the tricks of the magician or antics of the the juggler, then you can enroll to the classes scheduled at the art space from time to time. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
What does the EPIC branch in Hendersonville, 22 miles from Asheville, have to offer its flick fans? Digital sound, full access for those with special needs, listening devices and stadium seating arrangements! Not enough? How about a game room on the premises, party rooms for hire, family washrooms and a rocking chair facility? The cherry on the top would naturally be a slew of Hollywood productions. What is more, certain features also have a voice-over narration option. Whew!
Part of the famed Regal chain, this cinema with the curious name is known for its excellent amenities and first-run films. Seven in-house screens show all of the latest Hollywood action here. Special rates for seniors and kids make it all the more appealing for movie-lovers. Check the website for more information and book your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown is the second owned and operated by Flat Rock Playhouse. This is the Playhouse's second venue which is located in downtown Hendersonville. The shows scheduled to play at this second location is indicated in the line-up of Flat Rock Playhouse's current season listings so be sure to look closely at the webpage when booking your ticket or you might wind up at the wrong venue come the day of the show.
Since its inception in 1925, the Memorial Stadium has been hosting sporting events like athletics tournaments and football matches for local teams. Besides hosting championships, this 5000-seater multi-utility space also hosts cultural events in its premises. Call ahead for details.
McCormick Field is primarily a baseball park and home to the minor league Ashville Tourists. Built in 1924 and sitting a good way up on one of the city's hills thus providing a great scenic view. Renovated, the ball park is modernized but still has the authentic charm of ball parks of yore.
The Grey Eagle is a famed event space that is popular for the sheer variety of music programs it hosts. Take your pick from the bluegrass, jazz and blues events offered at this acoustically well-equipped venue. The in-house restaurant, Twin Cousin, serves delectable Cajun cuisine and is sure to keep your hunger pangs in check during event nights. The venue can also be hired for hosting private parties or business events. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times.
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre is home to a large number of theatrical events. The Montford Park Players have made this amphitheater their home and have provided the residents of Asheville with many Shakespearean plays. This outdoor venue is particularly popular during the spring and summer seasons when the weather is perfect for such an excursion. Other companies and groups will vie for this event space to host their own special exhibitions, community events, plays and live performances. Many of the events held by the Montford Park Players are free and open to the public, check their website for details.
With a 942 person capacity and state-of-the-art sound and light facilities, the Orange Peel Social Aid and Pleasure Club is your pick for the day. It is the favorite live music hall and concert venue, featuring all kinds of stage performances and cultural acts. Famous personalities and bands, such as Bob Dylan, Damien Rice and Flaming Lips have performed here. The atmosphere is ideal for any kind of show. In fact, you can even host private parties and events here. Grab a bite at the in-house restaurants or have a drink or two at the beautifully designed bar after the event.
If you are a fan of independent films or tired of the commercial hype of big budget studio films, then sit back, relax and enjoy something different at The Fine Arts Theater in downtown Asheville. An array of art and independent films each year keeps patrons who love the art of film making coming back again and again. For more information, do check out their website.