From bar hopping to a pub to a live show happening at a lounge bar, Downtown Asheville is known for being an eclectic mountain town where there's always an exciting party happening just around the corner.

Check out our list of events happening at the 21+ Bar in the heart of Downtown Asheville.

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Standup Comedy

Every Wednesday 9pm & Saturday 7pm

Boy did we miss having these live events filled with friends & laughter!


Thanks to Modelface Comedy, we can now enjoy it twice a week featuring local and out of town talent. All events 21+

Salsa Night

Every Thursday 9:30pm to 2am

Spice up your life with latin sounds by local DJs Nex Millen & Mtn Vibez every Thursday.


Super bonus if you come early and get Dance Lessons from our knowladable instructors and get your body ready with sabor for the night. NO COVER All events 21+

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Everybody Free is a Dance Party

Every Friday 10pm to 2am

If you like to dance like no mom is watching then this is the night for you as Meseret & Zati bring the party every single Friday. 

Everybody Free is just lit. All events 21+

Hip Hop Night

Every First Saturday 10pm to 2am

Hip Hop Turntablism party with DJs Kutzu & Chubby Knuckles & the Vinyl Time Travelers first Saturday of the month. All events 21+


Drag Brunch

'Life's a Drag Brunch' is back at Asheville Beauty Academy with a bang! Including a delicious buffet menu yet to be revealed, the mesmerizing Queendom of Ida Carolina is about to put on a show and we are so ready for this! All events 21+

Goth Night

Every Third Saturday 10pm to 2am

Goth takes over the Academy every third Saturday.


If you were looking for a reason to dress up, look no further, Sacrilege is the party for you. Give into the music and let it take you for an amazing ride. $5 COVER All events 21+

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Drag Bingo!

July 20 - 8pm

Drag Shows are fun... Bingo is fun... And when these two are put together, well... the fun just multiplies by the minute!

Hosted by the beautiful and hilarious Calcutta, this event explores different types of Bingo games accompanied by delicious drinks always available for the thirsty crowd (21+ of course)

Come as you are, come to make friends, and be prepared to yell "BINGO"