Art Affair 2015 – Save the Date!

Art Affair 2015 - Save the Date - March 7th, 2015

Saturday March 7th, 2015. Tickets go on sale January 7th for the sixth annual OpenDoors of Asheville fundraiser, dubbed Art Affair 2015: A Starry Night.

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Parker + Priddy = Perfect

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By Jen Ramming: OpenDoors of Asheville is made possible by those who are willing to collaborate. WNC is, both historically and today, full of fanatically independent spirits. But on a daily basis we are astonished by the number of people who come forth with their time, money, talent, and hearts to collaborate and make a […]

Dig the Du 2014

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Thank you to everyone that came out this Sunday to make this year’s Dig the Du a success!

Event photos are available now.

OpenDoors VISTA Brings the Art of Stepping to Isaac Dickson Elementary

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By- Jess-Mara Jordan: Stepping is a type of dance that is done with your entire body being used as an instrument. It is a combination of spoken word, stomping and clapping. It’s origins date back to South Africa where the miners used to make rhythms with their boots, called gumboots, when drumming was not allowed. […]

Extreme Sport and Extraordinary Spirit

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The Perry family, who generously provides the large and splendid venue for our annual ‘Dig the Du’ offroad Duathlon event, doesn’t like to be  “fussed over.” They give back to their community in gigantic ways, but prefer to do so in a quiet and unassuming manner, just as their beloved Grammy Lew did. Today, October […]

The 4th Annual Dig the Du presented by Hunter Subaru is this coming Sunday!

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This race is WNC’s best off­-road duathlon and a fun and exciting multi­-sport competition including races for both adults and youth ages 6-13, raising money for OpenDoors’ Llewellyn Perry Scholarship Fund. Race start time is 10:30 am at Sky Valley Farms near Dupont State Forest in Hendersonville, NC. This very challenging but fun, family ­friendly race event is […]

Art Affair 2014 photography by Katherine Brooks

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  Thank you to everyone who came out to support OpenDoors at this year’s Art Affair!  Please follow the link below to see more photos from the evening. Art Affair 2014 Photographs  

Art Affair 2014

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Saturday, March 1st, 2014

One Night in New Orleans is gha-rawn-teed to inspire a veritable parade of rolling good times.
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We did it!

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Thanks to everyone who came out to Sky Valley Farms to support OpenDoors at this year’s Dig the Du!  Pictures are available here: https://opendoorsofasheville.shutterfly.com/            

The 2013 Art Affair, sponsored by Audi Asheville

The Art Affair 2013 presented by Harmony Motors

SAVE THE DATE – February 23rd, 2013, 7pm
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Nashville Songwriters in the Round

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Thank you to all our sponsors and guests who made our first annual Nashville Songwriters in the Round a great success!

Dig the Du Online Registration now open!

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We’ve dug up one dragon of a duathlon, and now it’s up to you to ride it! Multi-sport athletes, trail runners, and mountain bikers: Mark your calendars for Sunday, October 14th, 10am, for the 2nd annual “Dig the Du” race.