Alright, calendars at the ready!!!
Tuesday October 5th 6:30-7:30pm: Local Harp and Fiddle duet, Highland Fling feat Donna Germano and Susan Kidney, will be showing off their delightful talent with two of music's most beautiful instruments.
Tuesday October 12th 6:30-7:30pm: Asheville Arts Center's youth Rock U Band will be performing a set of well-known classic-rock songs. These kids do not mess around!
Saturday October 16th All Day: Health Adventure Day. 20% of the day's sales will help support Momentum, The Health Adventure's highly-anticipated new location.
Tuesday October 19th 6:30-7:30pm: Curtain Call Collective presents Alice In Wonderland Jr. Join us for a night in wonderland as we celebrate Lewis Carroll! Directed by Christopher Martin.
Wednesday October 20th All Day: Autism Society Day. 20% of the day's sales will be donated to the Autism Society and we hope to raise awareness for the Run/Walk for Autism!
Tuesday October 26th 6:30-7:30pm: The Runaway Circus will be performing a variety of acts from music to juggling to vaudeville. This event is going to be a blast for sure.
Wednesday October 27th 6:30-7:30: Curtain Call Collective presents it's first celebration of a local author, Stacey Curnow, and her acclaimed children's book, "Ravenna"! Dramatized and directed by Christopher Martin.
Saturday October 30th 3-4pm: A HALLOWEEN SHOW. We'll be celebrating All Hallows Eve eve with Mark Deverges, local magician and balloon artist, who will captivate his audience with loads of family fun and an exceptionally large balloon creation!
Tuesday November 2nd All Day: Asheville City School Foundation Day. 20% of the day's sale will be donated to ACSF. In addition there will be a raffle for prizes to local businesses.
Saturday November 6th 3-4pm: Audrey Kinsella, local author, will be reading from her children's book, "Dingle; The Helpful Ice Cream Cone Delivery Dog". A perfect fit for The Hop.
Sunday November 7th 3-4pm: Asheville's Rock Academy "Kontained" will perform a set of some of your favorite rock hits. These kids will show off their surprisingly learned talents for all to enjoy.
Tuesday November 9th 6:30-7:30pm: Now You See Them will be making a second appearance (here's a video from the first courtesy of ThatBeat1974) at The Hop to bring their exceptionally boisterious music to what no doubt will be a willing audience.
Saturday November 13th All Day: Wild For Life Day. 20% of the day's sales will be donated to this center for rehabilitation of wildlife. In addition from 3-4pm rescued birds of prey will be on display for an educational demonstration.
Tuesday November 16th 6:30-7:30pm: Professor WhizzPop!, local magician, will captivate his audience with wildly clever and animated magic tricks, which create a performance that people of all ages can enjoy.
Saturday November 20th All Day: Blue Rige Roller Girls Day. Many have attended a BRRG bout. Now is your chance to sopport and meet the Asheville team that has brought so much entertainment. 20% of the day's sales will be donated to the Blue Ridge Roller Girls!
Tuesday November 23rd 6:30-7:30pm: Ira B. Jones Elementary School presents Honk Jr., its 9th annual musical production, at The Hop. This year over 100 students in grades Kindergarten thru 5th grade are involved in Honk Jr., based on Hans Christian Anderson’s classic fairy tale, "The Ugly Duckling".
Tuesday November 30th 6:30-7:30pm: David Novak, local and nationally renowned storyteller, will be performing a Thanksgiving-themed series of stories. entitled "Storytelling Dessert".
Greg and Ashley Garrison
The Hop Ice Cream Cafe