Getting Groovy with Marc Mcloud

Another fun week ahead that starts with the first of many groovy movies brought to you by Orbit Dvd’s own Marc Mcloud.  There will be a round of trivia followed by hand picked trailers and our film of the evening “It should have been Rocky Horror”-M.Mcloud. We’ll have concessions for sale and our usual great selection of beer and wine.

Wed 3/27  Marc’s Groovy Movie! 7pm and free (movie begins at 8).

Thu 3/28 Queering El Dance Floor Latino and Queer dance party (ALL are welcome)

Fri 3/29  Indie dream pop goodness from Gash/Sleepy Poetry/Concordian/Son of

Sat 3/30 It’s the last night of the rip roaring good time known as The Power Residency and it’s going out with a bang from The Power/The Dirty Dutch Trio and Bombay Gasoline.

Sun 3/31 Snailmate and Kangarot are bringing the synth pop weirdness to the chapel!

Don’t miss a beat!



Spring Fever Forever!

The sun is out, the birds are chirping and we’re rocking out in the chapel!

Monday– Spud Cannon (NYC) with Bad Molly (tour kick off show) and the hot new no- wave band TV SET.

Tuesday- An early show (8pm hard start) of colossal proportions! Total War (reunion)Dances/Wyla and pretty pretty

Wednesday-  Super heavy doom metal from YATRA (Maryland)/Ape Vermin/Coffin Torture!

Thursday- It’s the ever popular Queer comedy party featuring Ian Aber!Tickets available through model face comedy.

Friday- We are happy to be hosting the 2nd Birthday Party for Space Heater with local faves Luxury Club and touring band Identikit!


Day-   There is a  women in comedy writer’s workshop happening from 1-5pm.

Night-The Power residency continues with rock-n-roll stylings from (Athens by way of Japan) Pinky Poodle Doodle, the White Oak Splits and the Asheville premier of Ancient Ethel (Missy from Jackson Harem’s new band)!

Sunday- We have comedy in the chapel with John-Michael Bond. Tickets available from modelface comedy

All shows are $5 advance and $7 at the door unless specified. There is a $3 up charge for under 21.

Sugar on your lips and spring fever!


What a weekend we just had! Our first ever Noise Fest, Burger Records Revolution 7 party and the biggest Punk Flea ever! We are springing forward with another wild week of music ahead!

Monday: Stoops (from Philly) with Shutterings and Tan Universe. 8:30pm $7

Tuesday: One of our favorite bands on the planet is bringing their amazing show to us! So excited to welcome Scott Yoder back to Fleetwood’s!

Wednesday: A little subcultural culture heads your way with Julia Caesar/Kismet and Mike Martinez (Natural Born Leaders)  .

Thursday:  A double header with Rock-n-Roll Odyssey puppet show  and Pons/Rocky River Nightmare/Uncle Kurtis

Friday: Eyes Up Here Comedy All female comedy.

Saturday: The Fleetwood’s record fair starts (3/16-3/17) we got all your vinyl needs covered!

The Power Residency with Baby Tony and the Tennies/The Georgia Dish Boys and the Pink Stones.  (9-till)

Sunday: The Record Fair continues and ends with a free show from Meat Belt/Jaeb/Anywhere from Here

Come on feel the Noise!

March is a big month here at Fleetwood’s rock-n-roll wedding chapel! With South by Southwest approaching, tons of touring bands are heading our way. In order to bring the best straight to you, we will be open on Monday and Tuesday nights for the next three weeks!

This week we start the string of heavy hitters with:

MondayThe Tenders and Slow Poison  rock-a-billy from Nashville and garage rock from Asheville. This show is only $5 and starts at 9.

Tuesday Daddy’s Beemer/BEX/Rowdy Leaf and a solo set from Boy Scott. This will be a garagey dream pop show guaranteed to make you gaze at your shoes and notice that your toes are tapping. This show starts at 8:30 and is $5 adv and $7 day of. $3 up charge for under 21.

Wednesday– Cure yourself with a mid-week mind blower from Birdgangs(Boston)/The Minnies/Don Babylon This show starts at 8:30 and is $5 adv and $7 day of. $3 up charge for under 21.

Thursday– This will be the 3rd time we’ve been lucky enough to have A Deer A Horse slay the Chapel. Do not miss this show with new-ish to town Harriers of Discord and Thresher! This show starts at 8:30 and is $5 adv and $7 day of. $3 up charge for under 21.

Friday– The weekend starts with a sonic assault of noise with our first annual Noise Fest. Noise artists from Asheville and Johnson City circuit bending and mind melting. 9pm start $7

SaturdayThe noise and festing continues with our 2nd annual Burger Records Revolution 7 party starting at 1pm. Bands, Burgers, Beers all day! $7 wrist band for all the bands.

SundayThe Punk Rock Flea Market  is back! Our monthly market of all that is cool! 12-5 free! Coffee and Chai will be for sale:) After you’ve found the perfect jean jacket, wear it to see comedy in the chapel staring Rick Matthews (tickets available thru Model Face Comedy)!



Super Neat Karen Meat

The week ahead is full of super cool!

Wednesday – come bring your fave record and we’ll play it for you. Regular hours 12pm-10pm

Thursday- Comedy in the Chapel with Becca Steinoff. Advance tickets available through Model Face Comedy and at the door.

Friday- Hey Ho Let’s Go to Punk Karaoke! 9pm till hosted by Search and Destroy Punk Karaoke . Free to get in, but tip your VJ!

Saturday- The first of The Power’s Monthly Residency begins with Chapel Hill heavy hitter Reese McHenry and local bands Fantomex and Bad Banker.

Sunday- So excited for our second show with Karen Meat “Did you know Blondie and Joan Jett had a baby? I didn’t, either. They raised her on hot dogs and DaDa and they named her Karen Meat.”  You don’t want to miss this one! Secret Diary and Space Heater will further help set the mood. download (48)




The Cowboys are coming!


It’s been a cold and rainy week so far, but things at Fleetwood’s are heating up!

THURSDAY There’s a hot Latin tinged dance party in our Rock-n-Roll wedding chapel this Thursday night with DJ HijX ,De La Chingada and DJ Dirrty Dishes (9-till)

FRIDAY there’s a cool Indie show with Anywhere from here/ Convalescent/Emotion in General and Ghost Dog

SATURDAY we’ll pull the chairs out so you can let your mind wander to the sounds of John and Kirnan Fernandes, Manas (Tashi and Thom) Planting Moon, Ben Asbury, and Old Red.

SUNDAY you have no choice but to come see The Cowboys. This band and their new album are going to blow your minds! The Minnies (Quinn/Lainey/Joanne)  and the mysterious Icelandic Mamaws round out the bill.

Don’t miss a beat! 




Love is in the air at Fleetwood’s!

This is one of our favorite times of year at Fleetwood’s Rock-n-Roll wedding chapel. On Valentine’s day we host an annual mass “fake” wedding. You can marry anything you want- your goldfish, a concept ie :”married to the streets”, or your fave pair of jeans! This will happen on Thursday Feb. 14th at 8pm in the chapel. It is $20 adv and $20 day of, this includes a ceremony “officiated” by local comedian Cary Goff, a cake and champagne reception and dance party!

In other big news we have t-shirts coming from our best pals at Image420 printing! They should be ready just in time for Valentine’s Day too!

We have some great shows this weekend.  Wednesday (2/13) we’ll be showing a free music related movie (free popcorn) perfect for a pre V-Day date night. Our buddies from Athens , The Forbidden Waves will be here this Friday with Thee Sidewalk Surfers and killer new band TV SET.   Saturday will be a showcase of local “EMO” Rappers- if you don’t know Emo Rap, now’s your chance to find out… We’ll keep you posted about Sunday.

Fleetwood’s is an all ages venue. The shop and bar are always free to the public (even when events are happening in the chapel).

Asheville’s one and only Rock-n-Roll Wedding Chapel!

We opened Fleetwood’s in August of 2017 with a vision of bringing all of our wild ideas and crazy dreams together. My partners (Christi and Simon Whiteley) and I (Mary Kelley) have filled the need in Asheville for an affordable wedding venue oozing unique character and ultimate rock-n-roll style.  If you are the off-beat couple looking to tie the knot in your own way and on your own terms, then Fleetwood’s Rock-n-Roll  Wedding Chapel is the place for you! We offer multiple wedding packages that fill the bill from a 5 minute quickie ceremony to a fully seated affair with accompanying reception.

When we aren’t hosting weddings in the chapel you can find live bands (local and touring), stand-up comedy, punk-rock flea markets, or a cult classic movie. We have a beer, wine and cider bar focusing on local products and a highly curated vintage boutique available to shop all day and night.

Contact us at: for wedding inquires and band/venue booking!

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