Slang term used for the city of Asheville located in the southern Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. Noted for it's liberal, tolerant, live-and-let-live social culture making it quite different from most of the southeastern United States. Asheville, NC is home to many musicians and other artists. Population as of year 2007 - approximately 80,000.
We're cruising up to Ashevegas to catch the Warren Haynes Christmas Jam this weekend.