Lots of fun to be had in Downtown Asheville this weekend July 15th-17th, 2016! With tons of events all over Asheville & Western NC, there will be something for everyone!
FRIDAY JULY 15th
Downtown After 5 kicks off the fun this weekend July 15th with Headliner: Anderson East & Opener: Sweet Claudette in downtown Asheville!
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Headliner: Anderson East
Classic soul mixed with youthful enthusiasm, Anderson’s authentic southern R&B charms audiences across the country. Anderson tours this spring with Grammy winner, Chris Stapleton. More info at andersoneast.com.
Opener: Sweet Claudette
These vintage country Asheville ladies will captivate audiences with their 4, 5, and 6-part harmonies. Those harmonies combined with brilliant songwriting and outstanding musicianship set Sweet Claudette apart from the crowd. More info at sweet-claudette.com
SATURDAY JULY 16th
Shindig on the Green will be Saturday July 16th 7-10pm and then continue every Saturday until September 3rd, 2016!
Performing this Saturday will be:
The J Creek Cloggers, Southern Mt. Fire
2016 is the 50th Season of SHINDIG on the GREEN
Saturdays... Along About Sundown (7-10pm)
Roger McGuire Green at Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville
By city ordinance, dogs, alcohol, and smoking are all prohibited in Pack Square Park.
Okie Dokies Smokehouse & The Hop Ice Cream Cafe will be on site for great food & ice cream!
FREE. Bring your instruments, families, friends, lawn chairs and blankets and join us for good times at the Bascom Lamar Lunsford Stage. In 2016 Shindig on the Green, which features a stage show and informal jam sessions around the park, continues at its original location -- formerly known as City County Plaza, now transformed into the new Pack Square Park. Locals and visitors alike come together downtown “along about sundown,” or at 7:00pm for those who wear a watch, until 10:00p.m. Concessions are available. Come experience the beautiful music and dance traditions of Southern Appalachia on a summer evening in the mountains.
Since 1967, this mountain tradition features an always-enjoyable variety of performances by:
Long-standing house band The Stoney Creek Boys
Bluegrass and Old-Time String Bands
Big Circle Mountain Dancers
SUNDAY JULY 17th
Sunday, July 17, 2016
Pack Place & Pack Square