Have your Holiday Party by the river free of booking fees! Open 7 days a week 2pm to midnight, this outdoor bar invites you to come celebrate in our space.
The Getaway River Bar has always been big in community building. The spacious outdoor area is very much dog friendly, with picnic tables, grills, and bar games, serving as the perfect spot for a casual get together with family and friends.
Surrounded by mountains, trees, and of course the French Broad river, the bar serves a great selection of cocktails and beers, and free parking too!
Bring food, use our grills, and enjoy your time, the Getaway River Bar is a chill vibes only zone.
Take full advantage of the spacious indoor and outdoor areas completely decorated for the Season!
Open everyday 2pm to midnight (weekends open until 2am) outta the way in a good way, between the city center and growing West Asheville at The Getaway River Bar (formerly Ole Shakey’s).
790 Riverside Drive Asheville, NC 28801
Reserving a time and area ahead of time is required, some restrictions may apply so just make sure to check with us before you make your final plans.
The venue is strictly 21+
No outside drinks of any kind are allowed (N/A or alcohol).
The Getaway River Bar is not to be used as river access.
No drugs allowed.
No firearms or weapons allowed.
Chill vibes ONLY: No sexism, no racism, no hate speech, no transphobia, no homophobia.