2018 Festival Tickets* Click HERE 

Please note: Pets are not permitted at the festival.

The Big Cheese - Early Entry Tickets* - $25

This ticket includes on-site parking and let's you in at 12 noon (until 5 p.m.) giving our hard-core cheese lovers extra time to speak with cheese makers, sample products and make purchases in fewer lines with less hassle.  

Ticket sales are limited to 350 tickets -

sales will close when all tickets are sold or at noon on Saturday April 28th.

General Admission Tickets* - $14

This general admission ticket admits you to the festival starting at 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.  The ticket covers all Meadow activities including workshops and demonstrations.

Check our EVENTS tab to learn about other ticketed events.

DAY-OF Tickets* $20

 (+ service charge for credit card purchase)

Any remaining general admission tickets will be on sale the day of the festival beginning at 12:45 in the lobby of Highland Brewing Tasting Room.

Children under 12 years of age are free

* Ticket proceeds benefit the WNC Cheese Trail and are non-refundable*

Join us on April 29th, rain or shine, to sample and purchase great western North Carolina cheese and other locally made products.  

Be sure to check out our Events page.  There you can learn more about what we have in store on the day of the festival, plan your day and purchase pairing and judging tickets if they are available.

All attendees 12 & over must purchase an Entrance Ticket.  


DATE:  Sunday, April 29, 2018 (rain or shine!)
LOCATION: Highland Brewing Company

12 Old Charlotte Highway
Asheville, NC 28803
TIME: 12 noon - The Big Cheese Early Entrance, 
1 p.m.  - Cheese Lovers General Admission

​Festival ends at 5 p.m.

FREE SHUTTLE TO AND FROM OFF-SITE PARKING BEGINNING AT  12:15 P.M.  OFF-SITE PARKING IS LOCATED AT: 800 FAIRVIEW RD. 

https://goo.gl/maps/S4EK5b3TQwk 


Please Note: Pets are not permitted at the Fest.

Special Thanks to  Cindy Kunst
for Fest 2017 Photos
ClicKsPhotography

To benefit the WNC Cheese Trail

FREE SHUTTLE TO AND FROM OFF-SITE PARKING BEGINNING AT  12:15 PM.  OFF-SITE PARKING IS LOCATED AT: 800 FAIRVIEW RD. 
https://goo.gl/maps/S4EK5b3TQwk 

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!

This event would not be possible without their support. 

Please visit our SPONSOR page to learn more.

Event Director: Katie Moore
Email:  katie@csasheville.com

​[828-484-1586]

Media Director: Lea Lefebvre​

​Email: leamlefebvre@gmail.com