19 Eagle Street, Suite 120, Asheville, NC, 28801
The LEAF Global Arts Experience is a creative immersive and interactive experience that weaves together elements of an interactive museum and an arts center. This historic space, formerly the Club Del Cardo, has lots of nooks to discover. Together we are Cultivating Cultural Curiosity & Connection! Step inside to explore the world without ever leaving Asheville. Thanks to partners Sunnyside Trading Co. and Togar Rugs, you can bring home a piece of the world by purchasing different items they have available for sale in LEAF Global.
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Field Trips, Rentals & Custom Experiences are available and time/day. Email GlobalArts@theLEAF.org or
leave a message at 828-68-MUSIC (686-8742) to book.
As a LEAF Member, this is your place & you are supporting global arts education locally and in 10 countries. Membership levels have various access and engagement connections at LEAF Global, events, and beyond. Join LEAF Membership as a great connection to creating a thriving global community!
Community Elders receive 50% off of their admission.
Groups of 10+ people receive 10% off of admission.
LEAF Global Arts (LEAF), a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, cultivating curiosity and connections to the world, others and ourselves through music and cultural arts education and experiences.
LEAF Vision: : Transforming Lives, Connecting Cultures and Generating Unity. LEAF is looking towards the future and the legacy we want to be generating in the communities we serve. We utilize music, art and festivals to create welcoming places and spaces of possibility that foster shared experiences powerful enough to transform lives, connect cultures and generate unity. LEAF connects people to the world, each other and the BEST of them selves.
We Are Driven by our Mission and inspired by our Vision.
We Act with Openness and Integrity.
We Support Each Other as Agents of Positivity and Care. “We Got This”.
We Practice Equity.
We Collaborate with Purpose.
We Celebrate with Gratitude.
A schedule of planned upcoming events can be found HERE. We are regularly out and about in our local community with our Community Engagement programs Easel Rider and U-LEAF. We host 3 signature events each year–Spring and Fall Festival that take place in Black Mountain and a Summer Event that takes place in Downtown Asheville.
Yes! We LOVE to collaborate with other local organizations! We have collaborated with many organizations and local businesses in the past such as Go Local, the YMI Cultural Center, Enter the Earth, LaZoom. We’d love to collaborate with you!
We have no political or religious affiliations and therefore do not host those types of events. Our focus is on bringing Global Arts to our local community and we focus on this by providing world music and culturally relevant crafts.