Photographer: Michael Tracey

Michael has lived in the Asheville area for over 20 years, works on tech for Biblio selling books online. Photography is a hobby to keep him away from computers on his off-time.

Asheville Zombiewalk, 2014

Asheville Zombiewalk, 2014

After a year hiatus, the Asheville Zombiewalk was back in force Sunday afternoon with a gathering in Ashton Park, followed by a scavenger hunt through downtown.  

Mountain Moral Monday

Mountain Moral Monday

Mountain Moral Monday protest at Pack Square today kicked off what promises to be a series of protests throughout North Carolina while the NC legislature is in summer recess. Current estimates indicate around 10,000 participants showed up to voice their displeasure with recent state legislative decisions.

Reverend Barber

Bele Chere 2013

Bele Chere 2013

The (perhaps) final Bele Chere managed to make it through Saturday without being rained out. Here are photos from Friday and Saturday. More will be added throughout the weekend.

Ashtoberfest 2012: Pub Crawl

Ashtoberfest 2012: Pub Crawl

Ashtoberfest, the annual zombie event in Asheville was held as a self directed pub crawl this  year, with everyone meeting for a pre-party at Zapow in Downtown for makeup and planning.   They hope to have a more traditional zombie crawl next year.  More information about this and future events can be found on the […]

Proving Ground

Proving Ground

Yes. Micah Mackenzie is a member of the Image Asheville collaborative.  So, of course we must profess! He is also an amazing street photographer and regularly contributing member to Asheville’s Art community. The support for and attendance of his show at Pisgah Brewing Company was impressive and proved that Asheville thrives in it’s artistic culture […]

Blue Ridge Roller Girls Double Header

Blue Ridge Roller Girls Double Header

The Blue Ridge Allstars faced off against the Atlanta Rollergirls and won a victory, 193 – 112, in the main event.  The French Broads played against Little City, also winning 163 – 97.  This was the second bout to take place at the WNC Ag center instead of the US Cellular Center (formally the civic center)

Zombie Prom 2012

Zombie Prom 2012

Ashtoberfest, the same undead people that have thrown the Zombie Walk since 2006 held a prom last night at the 1 Stop in downtown Asheville on Saturday night.  The event was a fundraiser fo this fall’s walk, and was well attended.  It also served as perfect after party for GeekOut 2012.   Besides undead dancers, […]

Geekout 2012

Geekout 2012

GeekOut 2012, a homegrown geek festival including comic books, costumes, boardgame, swordfighting and roleplaying took place at the Renaissance hotel today.  GeekOut has replaced Fanaticon as Asheville’s premiere geek culture event, and plans on expanding it’s offerings next year.

Blue Ridge Roller Girls Season Opener

Blue Ridge Roller Girls Season Opener

In the first bout at the WNC Agricultural center instead of the Civic Center, the Blue Ridge Roller Girls hosted a double header.  First up was the French Broads vs the Appalachian Rollergirls, with the visiting Appalachian team squeaking out a victory 122-119.  In the main event, Blue Ridge All Stars took on the Carolina Hurticanes with the […]