Its a big fall weekend for festivals and the great Lisa Fisher takes the stage (9/18) for a sold out performance at Diana Wortham Theater. The Mountain State Fair continues its run at the NC Agricultural Center just down the road from the Asheville Regional Airport.
Also high on the list of things to consider, plenty of live theater including ART at 35 Below at Asheville Community Theater, Shakespeare's AS YOU LIKE IT for free at Hazel Robinson Amphitheater in the Montford neighborhood of Asheville. FLY, the story about the challenges faced by the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African American flyers in the U.S. military during WWII at Flat Rock Play House. And Thursday (/24) The Magnetic Theater presents a night of comedy, The Asheville Yes Fest. On the big screen. two new films of note; Black Mass, the film about gangster Whitey Bulger stars Johnny Depp and Everest 3D with Josh Brolin. Tony takes a look at some of what's happening in Western North Carolina.