Asheville High School Class of 1973 Schedules Reunion

Join your classmates September 22-24, 2023.

Asheville High School
Asheville High School

The Class of 1973’s 50th anniversary reunion celebration will be held September 22-24, 2023 with a full schedule of events.

On Friday, Sept. 22 the AHS football team will play at Erwin High School at 7 p.m. Access to the game is at your expense.

Activities on Saturday, Sept. 23 will begin at 11 a.m. with a two-hour tour of the Asheville High School Alumni Center followed by a reception in Cougar Den and a group photo. That evening, from 7 to 11 p.m., alumni will gather at Crowne Plaza Resort for our Golden Gala, including a formal welcome/reception, buffet dinner, a memorial service for remembered alumni, followed by a dance with DJ Dean Campbell’s Sounds Right Productions.

The cost for the Golden Gala is $125 per person or $250/couple. Mail payments to AHS Class of 1973, PO Box 291, Asheville, NC 28802. The deadline to register is August 21.

Sunday family picnic

On Sunday, Sept. 24, beginning at 12 noon, there will be an Alumni/Family Picnic at Lake Julian Park. Food from some of Asheville’s favorite, famous food trucks will be available to classmates and guests at their expense. The Asheville High School 1973 50th Class Reunion Facebook page will have updates, or attendees can email [email protected].

For those wishing to book guest rooms at the Crown Plaza: call (828) 285-2683; nonlocal attendees, call toll-free (844) 330-0296 and mention the group name “Class of 1973 50th Reunion” to receive the special group rate of $219 plus tax. Or book online at; include your dates of stay and use group code CLA.

Mark your calendars and plan to join your classmates for a Golden Alumni Celebration.