Fall festival returns to A-B Tech after 3 years

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (WLOS) September 13, 2022 — Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College's fall festival returned Tuesday.

It was the first major on-campus event since the COVID-19 pandemic. Students got to celebrate the start of the semester with multiple activities.

Organizers said they hoped the event developed a sense of community for those on campus.

"We host this during the third week of the semester typically as a way to get that student connection going. We want students to feel community on campus with each other and faculty and staff," one organizer said.

Activities included:

  • Drum Circle
  • TapSnap photo booth
  • Spintacular- Street sign and essential oil creations
  • Snow cones with A-B Tech police
  • Trailblazer T-shirt giveaway and free food
  • Used book sale
  • Obstacle course with the Health and Science Fitness Department
  • Cornhole with the Student Government Association
  • Resource tables
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