Events

Folk School Concert Series

The Folk School’s free Friday night concert series features some of the finest regional and national acts performing old-time, bluegrass, folk, gospel and Celtic music. Concerts are held at the Festival Barn or Community Room/Keith House and ocassional concerts on held on Thursday night. Visit the Down The Road on the Blue Ridge Music Trails Podcast Library to hear more about how the Brasstown Is a Hotbed for Mountain Music and explore many bluegrass and old-time music stories, performers, and traditions across the mountain and foothills counties of Western North Carolina.

The 2018 schedule of concerts and artists includes:

  • Feb 23 - Sarah Morgan
  • March 2 - Wyatt Espalin & Friends 
  • March 16 - Berea College Folk Roots Ensemble
  • March 23 - David Kaynor
  • March 30 - Tina & Her Pony
  • April 5 - Andy Cohen (Thursday)
  • April 13 - Berea Bluegrass Ensemble          
  • April 20 - Skylark 
  • April 26 - Junior Appalachian Music Program Student Showcase (Thursday)
  • May 4 - The Moon & You 
  • May 11 - Lee Knight                                 
  • May 17 - Brasstown Ringers (Thursday)
  • May 25 - Emily Schaad                                                                             
  • June 1 - Sara Grey                                    
  • June 15 - Boom Chuck Swingtime 
  • June 22 - Steve & John
  • June 29 - TBA                                                                                          
  • July 13 - Dance Musicians’ Week Staff Showcase
  • July 20 - Band Kelley          
  • Aug 3 - Folk School Cloggers & Wyatt Espalin
  • Aug 10 - Dulcimer Celebration Staff Showcase 
  • Aug 16 - Jim Lloyd (Thursday)
  • Aug 24 - Blue Eyed Girl               
  • Aug 31 - Billy Jackson 
  • Sept 7 - Larry Unger
  • Sept 13 - Aubrey Atwater (Thursday)
  • Sept 21 - Jonah Riddle & Carolina Express 
  • Sept 28 - Redwine Jam 
  • Oct 5 - Jones Brothers 
  • Oct 12 - Andrew Magill & Will MacMorran
  • Oct 19 - Sean Gaskell 
  • Nov 9 - Butternut Creek
  • Nov 15 - Rick Taylor & Geoff Hohwald (Thursday)
  • Nov 30 - Howard Rains & Tricia Spencer
  • Dec 7 - Brasstown Ringers

Visit website for musician biographies.


Event Details

Location John C. Campbell Folk School
Brasstown, NC
Cost Donation Suggested
Donations support the John C. Campbell Folk School.
Music Styles Bluegrass
Gospel
Old-Time
Event Type Concert / Performance
  • ✔ Family Friendly

Contact Info

Phone (828) 837-2775
Email info@folkschool.org
http://www.folkschool.org

Upcoming Dates:

  • Thu, Apr 26, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, May 4, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, May 11, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Thu, May 17, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, May 25, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jun 1, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jun 15, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jun 22, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jun 29, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 13, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 20, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 27, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Aug 3, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Aug 10, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Thu, Aug 16, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Aug 31, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 7, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Thu, Sep 13, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 21, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Sep 28, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 12, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Oct 19, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Nov 9, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Thu, Nov 15, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm