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.


Drag Brunch

With a delicious Buffet Menu, tickets include a fabulous Drag Show, Brunch, and a complimentary choice of Mimosa or Bloody Mary. Hosted by the legendary Ida Carolina, the show features her and her queendom.


 All events 21+

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Drag Bingo!

Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday - Doors at 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"

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Every Tuesday night is Karaoke night hosted by the gorgeous and talented Ganymede, this is seriously some epic fun.

Later start on 1st and 3rd Tuesdays following Drag Bingo


 All events 21+


Everybody Free

Dark House 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+


Vinyl Timetravelers

Hip Hop Dance Party

Every First Saturday 10pm to 2am

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

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Tech House Dance Party

Every Second Saturday 10pm to 2am

An epic Dance Party not to be missed with In Plain Sight DJs. All events 21+

Cover $10 members. $13 new members.

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80's Maximum Overdrive

Every Third Saturday 10pm to 2am

Dance all night with DJ Nato. Bounce up and down from the Goth Party upstairs to the 80's downstairs. Let lose, be nice and have fun in Downtown AVL. All events 21+

Cover $5 members. $8 new members.

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Dance Party

Every Last Saturday 10pm to 2am

BIG GAY ENERGY is a super fun dance party with Drag DJ Ganymede in Downtown Asheville. Come as flamboyant as you are and dance the week off. All events 21+

Cover $5 members. $8 new members.

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Dance Party with DJ RexxStep

Every Sunday 10pm-2am

Dance the week off with DJ RexxStep's top 40 House


 All events 21+


AQUANET: Goth Night

Every Wednesday 9pm-2am

Ash Black curates a chill evening of classic and forgotten hits from the golden era of goth. 21+


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Every Third Saturday 10pm-2am

Goth takes over the Parlor every third Saturday for a Goth Party. 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. All events 21+

Cover $5 members. $8 new members.


Standup Comedy

Every Wednesday & 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+

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Every Monday 8pm to 2am

Chill music and $6 Martini Specials 'till close.

21+ No Cover.

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in the mountains

Once a month 7:30pm

Monthly open mic for your salacious stories of kink, sex, desire and romance 😏 Make it sexy, make it salacious, just make sure it's true and keep it under 7 minutes! Donations appreciated, drinks available.

21+ No Cover.

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Move on up

R&B Night

Every Thursday 9pm to 2am

"Move On Up" is a night of your favorite and forgotten Soul/RB cuts right after Comedy Night.

21+ No Cover.