$65 – $80

Madison MayFest 2019: A Night at ReClaim

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Reclaim Madison (Historic Coal, Feed, & Lumber Building)

25 Bridge Street

Marshall, NC 28753

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Come to downtown Marshall, NC for an evening that is sure to delight the senses, and leave you wanting more of the "Jewel of the Blue Ridge."

On May 4th, The Community Housing Coalition of Madison County will present “Madison MayFest: A Night at ReClaim” a unique and unexpected fundraiser event inside a historic warehouse – staged and ready to whisk our guests back in time!

Join us with Emcee Joel Friedman, of Zuma Coffee fame, at ReClaim Madison: Salvage & Hardware, formerly the Coal, Feed and Lumber Store, and be whisked away to an early 20th century social club - with live music to match!


  • Scrumptious food – catered by the Colorful Palate served at stations throughout the venue!

  • Your choice of libations, including beer and wine (ID required), non-alcoholic beverages, Buchi Kombucha, Davis Coffee

  • Live music throughout the evening from Steve Davidowski and Melody King, creating a soundscape straight out of the early 20th century!

  • Interactive fun exploring the space, searching for “Jewels of the Blue Ridge” in the nooks and crannies of ReClaim Madison as we take “treasure hunt” to the next level

  • Dapper photo opportunities with your friends!

  • One raffle ticket for the fantastic package of your choice (raffle details below)

  • Your chance to join the community brick legacy of Josh Copus’s Brick Factory by customizing a blank brick as an open canvas for self-expression

$65 flat price (incl tax & svc charge)


All of the excitement of General Admission PLUS

  • A divine local selection of four wine and chocolate pairings and two coffee and chocolate pairings in the upstairs “Salon,” curated by local pairing experts!

Generously sponsored by Addison Farms Vineyard, Good Cheer Chocolates and Davis Roasters. Space is limited to three groups of 20 guests.

Note: Although ReClaim Madison has a sturdy stairway to the top floor, the Upstairs of the venue is unfortunately not wheelchair accessible and not recommended for those who have difficulty climbing stairs.

$80 flat price (incl tax & svc charge)

Help Those In Need with Your Ticket Purchase!

By purchasing a ticket to Madison MayFest: A Night at ReClaim, you are directly participating in the solution to the nationwide affordable housing crisis right here in WNC. Your support allows CHC to continue its mission to promote and facilitate healthy, safe, and affordable housing through advocacy, education, and resource development.

Please visit www.chcmadisoncountync.org to learn more about "Reclaim Madison", our mission, and the work we do in Western North Carolina to assist and empower our neighbors. If you have handicap accessibility needs to the general admission event, please contact Whitney: whitney@chcmadisoncountync.org, 828-649-1200 when you purchase your tickets.


Fare with a Local Flair

  • Stations throughout the space for guests to nosh and mingle! Delectable fare catered with creativity and deliciousness by Colorful Palate of Asheville, including a slider bar, bruschetta bar, sugar rubbed chicken satays & other specialty finger foods, grits & creamy mashed potato bar, plus a delicious variety of miniature dessert morsels to satiate your sweet tooth **Gluten free and vegetarian options included**

  • A variety of libations - beer and wine, plus non-alcoholic drinks like sparkling water, and Madison County favorites "Davis Roasters" coffee, and "Buchi Kombucha!"

“Not So Standard” Standards from a Time Gone By

Enjoy live performances throughout the evening!

Steve Davidowski, Madison County’s master musician of Dixie Dregs fame, will tickle the ivorys, with the evening’s focus on sounds of the 20s, 30s and 40s (and maybe a little improv just for fun)!

Melody King, will take us all back with classic standards, instrumental jazz, cabaret, and show tunes, bringing to mind the music that made Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, Rosemary Clooney, Ella Fitzgerald and Ray Charles famous!

Get Your Creativity On

Brick Factory: Artist and visionary, Josh Copus, will install his Brick Factory at ReClaim, where guests can customize handmade bricks - an open canvas for your self-expression. Customize a brick and get a "Community" brick in return!

Join CHC on a quest for the “Jewels of the Blue Ridge.” Not-your-typical treasure hunt, go on a self-guided tour of ReClaim Madison exploring the nooks and crannies with clues that could lead you to special prizes. Compete with other guests to be the winner of a valuable prize!

Dazzling Raffle Packages

You won’t believe the fabulous raffle packages we’ve got ready for five lucky winners at Madison MayFest! With the help of generous businesses, organizations, individuals and artists, CHC has created four themed raffle packages valued at $500+ each with highly desirable local goods and services – plus a 50-50 cash prize.

Explore raffle prizes and purchase tickets now! Online Raffle Ticket Sales: Buy Raffle Tickets Here! through 8:00pm on the night of May 4 at MayFest, and increase your chances to win! Drawings will be held at the event but YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE PRESENT TO WIN!

Preferred Pairings Salon (for Preferred Pairings ticket holders)

Expert pairings of fine local wines from Addison Farms Vineyard, specially selected gourmet chocolates from Good Cheer Chocolates, and small batch hand-roasted coffees from Davis Roasters, led by Madison County wine aficionado and expert, Peter Fland, who will take 60 guests (in groups of 20) on a taste tour with a little something extra.

Preferred Pairings Tickets are limited to only 60 guests, so get yours now!


To become a sponsor of Madison MayFest: A Night at ReClaim and gain positive visibility in the community, contact communitypartner@chcmadisoncountync.org or call 828.649.9491 for more information.

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Reclaim Madison (Historic Coal, Feed, & Lumber Building)

25 Bridge Street

Marshall, NC 28753

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