Since 1928, the Mountain Dance & Folk Festival, August 2 - 4 in Asheville, is three-nights of the best bluegrass, old-time, mountain dance and song.

Sandy Ridge Music Association Bluegrass & Gospel Concerts are the second saturday of each month in Sandy Ridge.

SEBA 3rd Saturday Jam, every month at the Historic Cowee School in Franklin

Check out our new music guide!

Our new podcast celebrates our master musicians and music traditions.

Jack of the Wood presents Bluegrass and Old-Time every Wednesday and Thursday, Asheville, NC

Tune in to Across the Blue Ridge, Hosted by Paul Brown, featuring traditional music and artists of the Blue Ridge Music Trails of NC.

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Events on August 18, 2018
12:00am Folk School Traditional Music & Dance Classes
7:00am Cherokee Homestead Exhibit
8:30am Jam Sessions at the Barber Shop
10:00am Saturday Morning Gospel Jam
10:00am Micaville Music Jam
10:00am Earl Scruggs Center: Music & Stories from the American South
10:00am 14th Annual Franklin Folk Festival
10:00am Acoustic Corner
10:00am Mount Airy Museum of Regional History
10:00am Roots of American Music Exhibition at the Blue Ridge Music Center
11:00am WPAQ Saturday Morning Merry-Go-Round
11:00am Goin’ Across the Mountain
11:00am Annual North Carolina State Bluegrass Festival

12:00pm SEBA 3rd Saturday Jam
12:00pm Mid-Day Mountain Music at the Blue Ridge Music Center
12:00pm Jam Sessions at the T. M. Rickman General Store
1:00pm Live Mountain Music at the Orchard at Altapass
1:00pm Oconaluftee Old-Time Music Jam
1:00pm Saturday Jam at the Todd Mercantile
1:00pm Whippoorwhill Academy and the Tom Dooley Museum
3:00pm Live Mountain Music at the Orchard at Altapass
5:00pm Pickin’ On the Square at the Earl Scruggs Center
5:00pm Sims Country Bar-B-Que
6:00pm Todd Summer Concert Series
7:00pm Blue Ridge Music Center Summer Concerts
7:00pm Pickin’ on the Square, Franklin, NC
7:00pm Tunes on the Tuck
7:00pm Shindig on the Green
7:00pm The Alleghany Jubilee
7:00pm Jimmy’s Pick N Grin
7:30pm Feed & Seed
7:30pm Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music 2018 - 25th Anniversary Concert Series
7:30pm An Appalachian Evening Summer Concert Series
8:00pm Across the Blue Ridge - Broadcast & Podcast
8:00pm Music & Dance at The Stompin’ Ground
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