List of All Upcoming Events
January - middle of November, Tuesdays 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
Every Tuesday evening Isis holds our Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by a rotation of the great players we have in town. Come have a drink, a meal, listen
Earl Scruggs Center and exhibits are open weekly Wednesday through Sunday.
Free youth guitar & Fiddle lessons supported by the Surry Arts Council at the Historic Earle Theatre.
There’s a full evening ahead of you when you visit Sims, meeting and socializing with nice people, listening to hours of fine bluegrass and old-time music and watching – and perhaps participating in – lively mountain dancing.
Typical Mountain Boys perform every Fridays from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm April - Mid October.
The WPAQ Saturday morning Merry-Go-Round, which is a live radio broadcast set in a vintage movie theater, has an exceptionally long history of presenting the best of live traditional music in the Blue Ridge.
Every Saturday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
Enjoy Across the Blue Ridge Podcasts and Radio Broadcast.
Sundays, except for holiday weekends. Bring an instrument or just your ears for this foot-tapping Sunday tradition!
May: Open Thursday - Monday; June - October: open daily always 10:00am - 5:00pm
May - October, daily 12:00bpm - 4:00 pm.
May - October, 1st Thursday of each month 7:00 pm.
The WKBC Hometown Opry is a community-based, homegrown event where the crowd is friendly, welcoming anyone who shows up from out of town.
The Tom Dooley Museum is part of the Whippoorwhill Academy and Village, a complex of restored buildings. Open 3rd Saturday of each month and by appointment.
Late May, Friday - Sunday weekend event.
Featuring David Holt and the Lightning Bolts
The first weekend of June.
July, Sundays 4:00 pm.
If you love the mountains and Bluegrass, grab your dancing shoes and spend your Independence Day in small town America - Robbinsville, NC!
July, the first Saturday after July 4th.
35th Annual Folkmoot Festival - Folk Dance & World Culture in the Mountains of Western North Carolina.
Sponsored by the Ashe County Arts Council
Labor Day weekend each year visitors pay homage to the legends and stories of the Yadkin River Valley at the Historic Happy Valley Old-time Fiddlers’ Convention.
Carolina in the Fall brings “New Carolina Music” to the foothills of North Carolina.
Outdoor, daytime food and music festival for the entire family.
Every year the Saturday before Thanksgiving.
The Saturdays after Christmas and after New Year.
Rich in Tradition hosts an annual show in Sandy Ridge, NC each year during March. This bluegrass concert has been bringing quality bluegrass to Sandy Ridge since 1948.