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March 2018

State of Paddling 2018

March 3 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Diamond Brand Outdoors, 1378 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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Every year, more and more paddlers are discovering the ease and fun of hitting the water. Increased interest has led to innovation in technology, materials, and mindset within the kayaking world. Join industry leader Steve Jordan from Liquidlogic Kayaks, Native Watercraft, and Hurricane Kayaks to hear trends and predictions for 2018 in whitewater, recreational, and fishing kayaks. There will be ample time for Q and A, as well as a chance to check out 2018's new fleet of kayaks and chat with our paddling…

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American Red Cross Blood Drive

March 17 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Diamond Brand Outdoors, 1378 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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We've joined with the American Red Cross to host a St. Patrick's Day blood drive. This is a great opportunity for your hiking or trail run club, workplace, or friends. Everyone who donates will receive 20% off any item at Diamond Brand Outdoors. You can schedule an appointment online. Just click here and use the code DIAMOND to find our local blood drive. You don’t need a special reason to give blood. You just need your own reason. Some give blood because they…

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10% For Asheville City Schools Foundation

March 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Diamond Brand Outdoors, 1378 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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Each month, we donate 10% of a day’s sales to support a local nonprofit’s work. Shop on Tuesday, March 20, to support Asheville City Schools Foundation. Ensuring equal opportunities and access to education for all students is central to the mission of the Asheville City Schools Foundation (ACSF). Raising financial support for scholarships, funding of after-school enrichment, emergency assistance for families, and teacher grants programs from a broad spectrum of supporters is essential to its success. ACSF believes that public education is a vital part…

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Campapalooza 2018

March 31 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Diamond Brand Outdoors, 1378 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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The Gist Spring camping season gets an early start with a preview of 2018's best reviewed gear from international innovators as well as local favorites. Free hourly workshops on topics from festival camping to choosing the right backpack for a thru hike to getting started to hiking are joined by giveaways and the presentation of grants to local environmental nonprofits. RSVP on Facebook Who's Going to Be There Adventure Medical Buff Chaco CLIF Bar Columbia Deuter Exped Good To-Go Gourmet Gregory Hydropack…

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April 2018

AVL Gear Swap + Sidewalk Sale

April 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Diamond Brand Outdoors, 1378 Hendersonville Rd
Asheville, NC 28803
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Diamond Brand Outdoors has teamed up with Liberty Bicycles again to host the swap in their joint parking lot + offer discounts at both stores. To register to sell your gear, just visit Diamond Brand Outdoors or Liberty Bicycles + pay the $15 fee (starting March 19). Space is limited. You will receive a parking space where you can sell your gear – you can set up a tent, bring a table, lay out a blanket, or sell it out of your vehicle!…

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May 2018

Paddlefest 2018

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lake Julian Park, 406 Overlook Rd Ext
Arden, NC 28704 United States
Free

Whether you're a seasoned paddler, just getting started, or want to spend some time on the still waters of Lake Julian, grab some friends and head to Paddlefest. Try out the latest stand up paddleboards, whitewater kayaks, fishing kayaks, and recreational flat water boats for free. (Download your liability waiver HERE.) You'll also have a chance to chat with industry experts about paddles, boating accessories, and the best spots in the region to get on the water this year. We'll have PFDs…

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September 2018

Asheville Outdoor Show 2018

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Salvage Station, 468 Riverside Dr
Asheville, NC 28801 United States
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Stay tuned for BIG changes to this one-of-a-kind community driven event celebrating all things outdoors! There will still be plenty of local gear makers and national innovators showcasing the latest trends in outdoor recreation, but you'll find far more diverse offerings of interactive demos, educational workshops, and informative speakers. Check out pictures from last year! RSVP ON FACEBOOK Kids are welcome at this free public event. There's even an awesome Family Adventure Zone!

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