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Xpand Fest Blog Series: Art and Interactives.. 3 weeks and counting

While of course, we love having the streets of Asheville filled with music and our exciting ArtRow of local vendors, The Interactive Arts Arcade and our CommUnity Corner are concepts that were a part of Xpand Fest’s vision from the beginning. We have always believed that this event has the power to galvanize (or stimulate) …

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Big Sam's Funky Nation

Xpand Fest Blog Series: Music and Performing Arts.. 4 weeks and counting

When first visioning this sustainable event that highlights music and arts, we knew that we wouldn’t get anywhere if we didn’t bring our local community into it. Luckily, Executive Director of the Xpand brand and Creative Director of Xpand Fest, Johanna Hagarty has been working in the music and arts scene in Asheville for 10 …

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