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*SOLD OUT* Crafty Hour: Wall Mounting Botanicals

January 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grab a glass and get hands-on at the Arboretum’s new “Crafty Hour” social series. Led by Melissa Thomas of Flora living boutique, each workshop features a new project design that enables participants to craft their own …

Sweets with Your Sweetie

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As part of the Arboretum’s “Love Birds” month-long celebration, the Arboretum will host a “Sweets with Your Sweetie” hot cocoa bar at the Baker Exhibit Center during Valentine’s Day weekend, February 14 – 16 from 9 …

Winter Warm-Up Wine Dinner

February 21 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Bent Creek Bistro is proud to present a special seven-course paired wine dinner on the evening of Saturday, February 21. With a hearty seasonal menu created by Chef Jake Carmel of The Colorful Palate …

Crafty Hour: Dried Wreaths Workshop

February 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grab a glass and get hands-on at the Arboretum’s new “Crafty Hour” social series. Led by Melissa Thomas of Flora living boutique, each workshop will entail a new project design that enables participants to craft their …

Crafty Hour: Moss Art

March 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Grab a glass and get hands-on at the Arboretum’s new “Crafty Hour” social series. Led by Melissa Thomas of Flora living boutique, each workshop will entail a new project design that enables participants to craft their …

Asheville Orchid Festival

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The Western North Carolina Orchid Society will host its 22nd annual Asheville Orchid Festival, Saturday, April 4, and Sunday, April 5, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. inside the Arboretum’s Education Center. Featuring hundreds of …

Mountain Science Expo

April 25 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The N.C. Arboretum is excited to host the 9th annual Mountain Science Expo on Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Part of the state-wide North Carolina Science Festival, this family-friendly event features hands-on …

ArborEvenings

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Relax and unwind at the Arboretum’s “ArborEvenings” after hours series. Held every Thursday, May – October, from 6 to 9 p.m., visitors will sip and stroll through the Arboretum’s beautiful gardens while enjoying live music …

Blooms & Brews

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Tip a glass to the plants that make your home, house – and beer – unique! The North Carolina Arboretum is excited to host its first annual “Blooms & Brews” floral and beer festival. Participants …

Asheville-Blue Ridge Rose Society Exhibition

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This annual exhibition features award-winning roses of every color and size. Experts from the Asheville-Blue Ridge Rose Society will be on hand to answer questions and provide information about the selection, care, and history of …

Carolina Bonsai Expo

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The North Carolina Arboretum’s 25th annual Carolina Bonsai Expo will be held on Saturday, June 13, and Sunday, June 14. This nationally known event features juried displays by bonsai enthusiasts hailing from a multi-state region. Visitors …