Good news for foodies! Three exquisite restaurants in Asheville’s Biltmore Village are teaming up in an event called “The Chef’s Quarter: Three culinary visions, one destination.”
The restaurants are offering special three course menus for $25 from now until March 31, 2009. The special price is good Sundays through Thursdays.
The participating restaurants include The Corner Kitchen, Rezaz and Fig. Make your reservations now.
Don’t forget — Today’s the day for the free pancakes at IHOP restaurants.
Here are the details we first posted a few weeks ago:
In honor of National Pancake Day on Tuesday, February 24, 2009, IHOP Restaurants will treat customers with a FREE short stack (three) of its famous buttermilk pancakes. The offer is good from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. that day. One free stack per guest, and the offer is not good with any other offer, special coupon or discount. Donations accepted for the Children’s Miracle Network.
Asheville’s Fun Depot, which is a very popular place for birthday parties, is offering a “Big Birthday Bailout” for a limited time.
For $69.99 (regularly $169.99) the birthday child may invite eight guests. Each party guest will receive one hour unlimited climbing wall, soft play, mini-golf, batting cages, non-ticket arcade games and 100 bonus ticket points.
The party also includes cake, two pitchers of drinks and one hour in a private party room with a personal host.
If a child wants to invite more than eight guests, then there will be an addition of $8.99 per child over the first eight.
You can help the environment and beautify your landscape for pennies.
The Buncombe County Soil and Water Conservation District will hold its annual seedling sale February 26 – 28, 2009. The sale will be held at Jesse Israel and Sons at the WNC Farmers Market on February 26 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the 27th and 28th.
White Pines seedlings will be available for 25 cents each in any quantity. Also available: Wild Plum, Black Walnut, White Ash, Persimmon, Red Maple, River Birch, and Northern Red Oak at 75 cents each.
Benefits from the sale go to fund environmental education and outreach programs. Please call (828) 250-4785 if you have questions.
The Asheville Independent Restaurant Association has a great deal for food lovers in Asheville, N.C.
For $30 you can dine at over 30 restaurant destinations and save almost $600. It’s the perfect gift. Join the club at participating restaurants or online at the AIR Dining Club page, where you can also learn the details offered by each destination.
LOFT, a division of Ann Taylor Stores Corporation and Goodwill Industries International are giving customers a chance to clean out their closets to make room for new spring styles with the “Out with the Old, Save on the New” event.
Customers who donate their gently-worn pants at any LOFT store will receive $15 off each full price pant purchase from Monday, March 2 to Sunday, March 8. All donated pants from the partnership will be sold in Goodwill® retail stores and the revenues will help fund Goodwill job training programs and support services.
3M, the maker of Post-It Notes is encouraging people to help fight cancer with a donation of $10 to City of Hope. 3M will match each donation made by February 28, 2009, plus it will send each donor a free Post-it® Heart-Shaped Note pack by mail. Style of Heart Shaped Post-it® Note pack may vary. One free gift per person. Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery. 3M and Post-it are trademarks of 3M © 2009.
Go to www.freedietdrpepper.com to claim a free bottle of Diet Dr. Pepper — your choice of a 20 oz bottle or a 2 liter bottle.
Fill out the registration form to receive your Free coupon by snail mail. 2,000,000 coupons will be handed out. Registration ends March 31, 2009. Recipients must be over the age of 13, and they must be legal residents of the U.S. Limit one coupon per person. Allow 4 to 6 weeks for the coupon to arrive.
Dr. Steve Adams, whose dental practice is located at 26 Reynolds Mountain Road in north Asheville, will open his office doors Friday, February 13, 2009 to adults over age 21 who need dental care but do not have the finances or insurance to cover it.
Adams and his staff will host their fourth annual “Denistry From the Heart Day,” and provide free fillings, cleanings and extractions beginning at 7 a.m. Appointments will not be taken for this event. It is strictly first come, first served.
Our friends at Cities On The Cheap tipped us to a deal at participating McDonalds.
The Refreshment Recess offers 2 for 1 drinks between the hours of 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Keep in mind that some McDonald franchises are independently owned and may not choose to participate in this promotion.