Media Buzz About Upcoming Open House and Whacked! Cooking Competition

Our Asheville staff has been working hard for months to prepare for their upcoming Open House and Whacked! Cooking Competition, and now it is just a few days away! They have really gone above and beyond to get ready for this year’s event which will take place at the Asheville showroom on Tuesday, September 13, from 9 am to 5 pm. The popular Whacked! competition will begin at 1 pm. Learn More.

The media has certainly taken note of this year’s event, and Manager Sheila Bivins and Assistant Manager Laura Oliver have been busy with interviews. Some coverage that FRS Asheville has received…

  • Citizen-Times
  • Mountain Xpress
  • Rock 105 has been promoting their interview ( will also be live-streaming the event on Facebook.
  • Stu Helm, The Food Fan, did a 20 minute segment about the event (
  • Mix96.5 is promoting the event as well as providing the emcee.
  • WLOS will be conducting an interview live from the showroom the morning of the event. This will be featured several times during their morning news shows on Tuesday.

The event is open to the public and free to attend. Visit FRS Asheville’s Facebook event's page for further Open House details.