Asheville’s Splasheville is open for the season

It’s time for some fun water play! Splasheville, Asheville’s splash play fountain in Pack Square Park, has passed its annual inspection from the Buncombe County Health Department and is now open for the season. We welcome everyone to come play in Splasheville! This interactive water feature delights children with its 21 jets of water that run [...]

Splasheville to reopen Monday, after being closed for Goombay

The good news: Asheville’s vibrant Goombay festival returns to Pack Square Park Friday through Sunday, Sept. 9-11. Filled with music, food and cultural heritage the event serves as a kind of homecoming for many Asheville residents. The parade that begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, stepping off from Pritchard Park, features dancers, drummers and costumed stilt walkers. [...]