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15th Annual New River Blues Festival

  • 15th Annual New River Blues Festival

Looking for something cool to do this Sunday, September 3rd over Labor Day weekend? Think cool mountains…hot blues in Ashe County!

The New River Blues Festival in Ashe County is an event that pays homage to the authentic greats of the most expressive and wonderful of all American roots music. Check out fun-filled day that celebrates and promotes African-American legends, elders and luminaries who have lighted the way for other American roots musicians who follow in their footsteps. And you’ll be able to dance to world-class music in a mountain meadow located by the beautiful New River.

This year’s amazing blues artists include:

Lakota John
Beverly Guitar Watkins
Johnny Rawls
Ike and Val Woods
And celebrating the 30th anniversary of The King Bees!

Bring lawn chairs, blankets, the kids, umbrellas (rain or shine)! No coolers or pets are allowed lawn.

MO’s BBQ, a High Country favorite, will be serving BBQ pork, brisket, ribs, and chicken. Sides will include baked beans, peaches, homemade coleslaw, and potato salad.  A vegetarian option will also be available.

WHEN: Sunday, September 3, 2017
TIME: Gates open at 12/Music starts at 1
COST: $17.50 in advance and $20.00 at the door
WHERE: River House Inn
1896 Old Creek Road
Grassy Greek, North Carolina

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