Upcoming Events


The Alleghany Jubilee

Alleghany Jubilee 25 North Main Street, Sparta

If you love to flatfoot, clog, square dance or just tap your foot to old time mountain music, the Alleghany Jubilee is where you want to be! We are open […]

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Appalachian Clogging and Flatfoot Lessons

In His Step Dance Ministry 159 Church Street, Asheville

Six-week Series: BEGINS THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2023 and runs thru MARCH 9, 2023. Beginner Clogging/Flatfoot. Thursdays, 9:45-10:45 am No experience needed. Learn the differences between clogging and flatfoot and the […]

$6 – $100.00

Appalachian State Old-Time Fiddler’s Convention

Plemmons Student Union at Appalachian State University 263 Locust Street, Boone

The 15th Appalachian State Old-Time Fiddlers Convention is held on the campus of Appalachian State University and is 100% student-operated and student-funded. This unique event draws over hundreds of attendees from across […]


WPAQ Saturday Morning Merry-Go-Round

The Earle Theatre 142 North Main Street, Mount Airy

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 […]


Goin’ Across the Mountain™

WNCW - Listener Powered Radio 286 I C C Loop Road, Spindale

Goin' Across The Mountain, hosted by Joe Greene, is eight hours of the best in contemporary, traditional and historical bluegrass music in the land! It's all on the "Flagship Bluegrass Station," […]

WPAQ 75th Birthday Celebration

The Earle Theatre 142 North Main Street, Mount Airy

Legendary WPAQ-AM Turns 75 with a FREE Concert & Documentary on Feb. 4 Saturday, February 4 - Documentary "Broadcast: A Man and His Dream," 4:30 pm. Saturday, February 4 - […]


Close to Home Radio Broadcast

Blue Ridge Public Radio 73 Broadway, Asheville

Traditional, old-time and classic folk music with Don Pedi. Since 1985 local dulcimer player Don Pedi has served as an on air host at WCQS. Close to Home features traditional, […]