RiverMusic

RiverLink’s RiverMusic — five Friday nights of free (!) live concerts by the French Broad River in the River Arts District of Asheville — will return for a fourth year in 2015. Once again, RiverLink huddled with Heira Productions to assemble a top-notch mix of quality national acts and local favorites at the RiverLink Sculpture and Performance Plaza in the River Arts District (map).

We’re going on a pretty regular schedule for RiverMusic and RiverFest. RiverMusic will be the second Friday of each month except May — May 1, June 12, July 10, September 11 and October 9. RiverFest, featuring the fabulous Anything-That-Floats Parade, will be on the second Saturday of August — August 8.

Mark your calendars now to come hang out (and volunteer!) at RiverMusic and RiverFest 2015.

May 1
The Movement
Satta Roots
Franklin’s Kite

June 12
Ben Miller Band
Red Dirt Revelators
The Toothe

July 10
Hackensaw Boys
Jon Stickley Trio
Grits & Soul

September 11
Nora Jane Struthers
Sweet Leda
Megan Jean & The KFB

October 9
Fred Wesley & The New JB’s
The Lee Boys
Lyric

Our sponsors so far this year include Prestige Subaru, the Chaddick Foundation, Pisgah Investments, New Belgium BrewingCatawba BrewingHighland Brewing and Twin Leaf Brewery. We would love to feature you and your company as a sponsor too so call Dave Russell at 828-252-8474, ext 11 to request a sponsorship package or email him at dave@riverlink.org.

We’re recruiting volunteers for the May 1 event now. Sign up by clicking here!

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Previous Performers

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Sponsorship

Over the past two years, RiverMusic and RiverFest saw RiverLink bring a lot of smiling faces to the banks of the French Broad River. Part of[...]

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

May
27
Wed
1:00 pm Wednesday Workday May 27
Wednesday Workday May 27
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
WednesdayWorkdays is an initiative to get more volunteers out in the community and help to keep the French Broad River clean!  WednesdayWorkdays will take place every week from 1pm-4pm and [...]
May
30
Sat
10:00 am Clean Streams Day 2015 – May 30th
Clean Streams Day 2015 – May 30th
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
May 30th Clean Streams Day River Cleanup Join in on the spring’s largest river, creek and stream cleanup Saturday May 30th. Followed up with an [...]
Jun
4
Thu
10:00 am “STARTING A BETTER BUSINESS” SEMINAR
“STARTING A BETTER BUSINESS” SEM…
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Part of RiverLink’s mission is to stimulate the economic and environmental heath of the French Broad River watershed through arts & crafts, recreation, and health [...]
Jun
10
Wed
10:00 am Volunteer Session Morning
Volunteer Session Morning
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Volunteer Session Morning @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
The information session will detail all of RiverLink’s volunteer positions in a 30 minute Powerpoint presentation. Volunteers will have a chance to fill out a [...]
5:30 pm Volunteer Session Evening
Volunteer Session Evening
Jun 10 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Volunteer Session Evening @ RiverLink Offices | Asheville | North Carolina | United States
Join RiverLink for an evening volunteer info session.  Starting at 5:00 p.m., there will be light snacks and beverages. The information session will begin at [...]

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