Grindfest 2023 (GrindFest AVL)
GrindFest is a free, three-day festival that celebrates the success of Black entrepreneurs and business owners in Asheville. A block party-style event will take place at 8 Rivers Arts Place. This includes a weekend full of music, games, live performance, food, local vendors + learning, employment and partnership opportunities. The goal of the festival is to highlight the progress made by people of color while also connecting folks in the community. A long weekend of fun and excitement.