Events

Mid-Day Mountain Music at the Blue Ridge Music Center

The sounds of the fiddle, banjo, and guitar are likely to welcome you when you visit the Blue Ridge Music Center open late May-October.

The Midday Mountain Music program features some talented and popular local and regional performers in giving daily informal presentations/performances. Our regular Friday Bluegrass Jam & Sunday Old-Time Jam have anywhere from 6 to 24 and sometimes more participants. Midday Mountain takes place in the covered breezeway near the Music Center’s Visitors Center and Museum. 

2017 Performer Schedule:

  • Mondays – The Buck Mountain Band (old-time mountain music dance band)
  • Tuesdays - Willard Gayheart & Bobby Patterson (traditional folk)
  • Wednesdays – Bill & Maggie Anderson
  • Thursdays – Scott Freeman & Willard Gayheart
  • Fridays – facilitated Bluegrass JAM (open to the public – must have instrument)
  • Saturdays – Mountain Breeze (1st), Blue Ridge Music Makers (2nd), Sugarloaf Mountain Band (3rd), Ron Ireland (4th)
  • Sundays – facilitated Old-Time Mountain Music JAM hosted by Stu Shenk & the Fisher Peak Timber Rattlers 

Event Details

Location Blue Ridge Music Center
Galax, VA
Cost Free
Music Styles Bluegrass
Old-Time
Event Type Concert / Performance
  • ✔ Can Accommodate Groups
  • ✔ Family Friendly
  • ✔ Food Service
  • ✔ Handicapped Accessible
  • ✔ Picnic Space

Patrons are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Alcohol is not permitted. The Galax Smokehouse will be present on concert nights serving their Texas Sized Portions of Memphis Style BBQ plus incredible sides.


Contact Info

Phone (866) 308-2773
http://www.blueridgemusiccenter.org

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