Autumn in Asheville

Come join us under the moon and stars in 2015!

6:00pm – 8:30pm

Brumit Center for Culinary Arts and Hospitality  

"Autumn in Asheville" (previously known as "April in Asheville"), will highlight the amazing skills of our award-winning A-B Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Departments.  Come enjoy a variety of interactive food stations located on the grounds of the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Departments’ facility.

Live Music   ◊◊◊◊   Special Live Auction


Tickets are limited.  For ticket information, please contact or 828-398-7567.

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Proceeds from this event support the success of the College’s students through the Office of College Advancement’s scholarship programs, as well as the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Departments.  


 The 2014 Live Auction Packages included:


  • Weekend in Charleston, to include accommodations in Wild Dunes, Tickets to the Charleston Food and Wine Festival and Dinner on the town.
  • Carolina Panthers Game, to include overnight stay at the Westin Charlotte and dinner on the town.
  • Asheville by Air, to include a one hour private flight over the mountains of western North Carolina and dinner at the King James Public House.
If you are interested in partnering with us as a sponsor, contact Susan Haldane at 828-398-7567 or For a list of 2014 sponsorships, please click here.


Click here to view photos from the 2013 April in Asheville on our facebook page.

Click here to view photos from the 2012 April in Asheville on our facebook page.


We would like to thank our 2014 sponsors: 

Island Sponsors 

Aloft Asheville DowntownArby's
Blue Ridge Energy Systems
Dr. and Mrs. H. Denniston CrewsDixon Hughes Goodman 
 First CitizensLowe's
Omni Grove Park Inn


Pisgah Investments 

Ann Skoglund, Broker, Beverly-Hanks & Assoc.



Friends of A-B Tech 

The Executive Leadership Team of

A-B Tech

Dennis King, Terry Brasier, Rhonda Devan, Kerri Glover, Melissa Quinley, Kaye Waugh, Dave White, Shelley White, Brian Willis 
Karl and MG Bitter
Blossman GassChestnut  Corner Kitchen
Don and Alexandra Clayton Clean Environments
DWW Properties LLCJack and Carolyn Ferguson
 Gum Hillier McCroskeyHampton Inn & Homewood Suites 
Lewis Real EstateMountain Kidney
 Northrup McConnellPierce Group
Lary and Jan Schulhof TD Bank
 Town and Country RealtyWhite Oak Financial 
Young Office 

In-Kind Donations 

Asheville Radio Group   Asheville Radio Group  Asheville Radio Group

Asheville Radio Group  Asheville Radio Group

Biltmore Wine Company
Blue Kudzu SakeBudweiser of Asheville 
 Capital At Play


Laurel of Asheville 


 Urban Orchard Cider


Auction Donations 

R.J. Corman, 

 Dean, Business & Hospitality Education at A-B Tech

King James Public House 

Budweiser of Asheville 

Zebra Restaurant 

Westin Hotels


Ann Skoglund,

A-B Tech Foundation Board of Directors


 BB&T Charleston Wine + Food

 The Fat Hen

Hominy Grill