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River Arts District, Asheville

Categories: Neighborhoods, Art Galleries, Museums, Tourist Spots
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3.7/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web
River Arts District hosts a vibrant community of arts. Explore the neighborhood's art galleries, restaurants, and performing arts venues to get a feel for the eclectic vibe of the community. You'll have the opportunity to visit working artists' studios to watch them at work; venues include works in glass, mosaic tile, drawing, painting, photography, fiber arts, metal, paper, and more. To make the most of your time, check out the website for artists' opening hours, or look up artists according to your favorite medium. Download the online Studio Guide as a comprehensive tour, and be sure to wear comfortable shoes. Parking is free throughout the district. For refreshments, try a local beer at the neighborhood brewery. A visit to River Arts District represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Asheville vacation trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Cool area with lots of things to do. Something for the whole family. The wedge brewery has some great beers. 
  • Strange area but I suppose that is what art is all about.Did visit a few places and saw some interesting art.Not too sure about some of the ceramics but then is in the eye of ...... Pr...  read more »
  • just go from gallery to gallery and enjoy the various artists for what they produce. lots of galleries offering virtually every craft 
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