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Shay Brown Events is a private venue management and event company dedicated to creating meaningful experiences. With more than 22 years in the industry, our team professionally manages boutique, independently owned and operated venues in and around Asheville, NC. 


We also plan festivals, weddings, non-profit fundraisers, and events

of all kinds from galas to corporate retreats. Our full-service event production includes experience conception and design, budgeting, management, staffing, accounting, and more.


Your guests deserve the best, so let's create an unforgettable event. 

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Our Portfolio

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Asheville Masonic Temple

Our mission is to preserve and protect the Masonic and architectural heritage of The Asheville Masonic Temple by offering the public an exceptional and unique event venue.


We offer access to 4 floors of historic event space including a dining room, foyer, and theater right in downtown Asheville. 

Capacity: 200 seated / 400 cocktail /

350 Theater


Citizen Vinyl

With a record shop, full bar, and vinyl records pressed right before your eyes; the beauty and versatility of Citizen Vinyl sets it apart as an event space in downtown Asheville.


We welcome large parties and can provide support on every detail from vendor selection to event design for your one-of-a-kind event. 

Capacity: 150 seated / 200 cocktail


Hickory Nut Gap Farm

This beautiful property nestled in the Blue Ridge mountains of Buncombe County is home to a working regenerative farm, farm store, and multiple facilities perfect for your rustic wedding or casual soiree. 

Capacity: 300 seated / 500 cocktail

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Morris Hellenic Cultural Center

The MHCC is a beautifully appointed venue

just five minutes from downtown Asheville in the historic Montford district. The space boasts

an open floor plan banquet room, board room, stage, bar, free parking, and a full catering kitchen. 

Capacity: 300 seated / 500 cocktail

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Olivette Riverside Community & Farm

Just 7 miles from downtown Asheville, Olivette's events spaces along the French Broad River offer every element of an unforgettable event. You and your guests will enjoy the rustic comfort of our outdoor pavilion and fireplace, fire pit amphitheater, private island, and beautiful ceremony circle. 

Capacity: 250 tented seated / 400 cocktail 

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