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"Autumn in Asheville" (previously know as "April in Asheville"), the A-B Tech Foundation’s annual fundraising gala, will be held on October 2, 2014 at the Brumit Center for Culinary Arts and Hospitality on the College’s Asheville campus.  This year's "new and improved" event will not only highlight the amazing skills of our award-winning A-B Tech Culinary Arts and Hospitality Department, but also the great work done by the College's Craft Beverage Institute.  Come enjoy a variety of interactive food stations located throughout the Culinary Arts and Hospitality’s facility,   We hope you will join us for a fun, festive (and tasty) evening! 

Proceeds from this event support the success of the College’s students through the work of the Foundation and the Culinary Arts and Hospitality Department.   For tickets or more information on how to be involved in the 2014 gala, contact Susan Haldane, Special Events Coordinator, at 828-398-7567 or susanehaldane@abtech.edu.

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 2013 sponsors:

Event Sponsor

SSC Service Solutions 



Island Sponsors

Allergy PartnersBeverly-Hanks Realty
Biltmore Lake
Dr. and Mrs. H. Denniston CrewsLowes
Glenn Miller DDSMission Health
Pisgah InvestmentsRicoh
 Ann Skoglund 



Friends of A-B Tech

Clean EnvironmentsHomeTrust Bank
White Oak FinancialBB Barnes
 Boys Arnold and CompanyPierce Group 
Barbara and George GroomeeBenefit Solutions LLC 
Karl and MG Bitter  



In-Kind Donations

Asheville Radio GroupBitmore Wines
Budweiser of AshevilleRead Uniforms


 We would like to thank our 2013 Auction donors:

Asheville Tourist BaseballAsheville Brewing Company  Blue Ridge Food Ventures
BouchonBudweiser of AshevilleTodd Creasman
Fowler Farm Sporting Clays and Game Perserve Tony HoodLaZoom Comedy Bus Tours
Peter LoewerTerri Long Landscape Design  Joe Longobardi
New Morning GalleryNozama HatsNC Wine Gifts
The Olive Oil HunterPaula ParkerPurse Snob.net
RezazRightline Gear 
 2 Sisters SweetsTroy & Sons Distillery

Warren Wilson College Farm

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