Upcoming Public Engagements
Aug 2


Altapass, NC

Altapass Apple Orchard
Along the Blue Ridge Parkway, at Milepost 328.3

1:00 - 2:00 The Butterpats and friends
2:15 - 3:15 The Cockman Brothers
3:30 - 4:30 The Cockman Family

Aug 12

Boone, NC

Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
Boone 7:00 PM concert
Contact: Jimmy Finch 828-266-9703 extention 121.

Aug 22

Catawba, NC

Balls Creek Camp Meeting

Join us at this beautiful and historic 160 year old Methodist camp meeting.
7:30 PM

Aug 29-30

Russel Springs, KY

Sept 5

Bryson City, NC

14th Annual Railfest Celebration
Great Smoky Mountain Railway Train Depot
1:00 - 2:15 PM Concert

Celebrate the 27th anniversary of the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad! This festival offers guests a taste of railroad food, memorabilia, storytelling, dance, music, special excursions and events that happen only once a year. To make a reservation call 800-872-4681 or visit the website.

Sept 4-5

Lake Junaluska, NC

Smoky Mt. Folk Festival
Lake Junaluska, NC
7:00 PM until each night

Sept. 12

Charlotte, NC

Bluegrass Concert
Sponsored by the United Methodist Men
Hickory Grove United Methodist Church
6401 Hickory Grove Road
Charlotte, NC

5:00 PM
Other groups performing
Amantha Mill Bluegrass Band
The Dollar Brothers

Food available starting at 6:00 PM & during the concert
Admission at door: $16.00
Advanced Admission: $15.00
12 & under: $7.00
Advanced rate: $13.00
Contact: John Dobbins at (704) 537-4637

Sept. 17

Shelby, NC

Blue Ridge Mujsic Trails of North Carolina "Family Traditions" Concert
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Earl Scruggs Center
103 South Lafayette Street
Shelby, NC
Contact: 704-487-6233

Sept 26

Black Mountain, NC

Billy Graham Cove
Mission: India

Sept 26-27

Catawba, NC

Murray's Mill Harvest Festival
Catawba, NC

Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Bluegrass on the porch of the old grist mill

Oct 3

Claremont, NC

Claremont Daze
Downtown Claremont, NC
10:00 AM
Contact: Michael Orders at (828) 466-7170

Oct 10

Dallas, NC

Cotton Ginning Days
Gaston Parks Web Site

Oct 18

Statesville, NC

Friendship United Methodist Church
907 Friendship Road
11:00 AM
Meal to follow
Contact: 704-876-2125

Oct 24

Vale, NC

Hartsquare: The Largest Privately owned 19th Century Log Village in America

Contact: Catawba Historical Association

10:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Cockman Family’s concert at 2:00 PM


Located in Vale in the SW corner of Catawba County. Accessible by Hwy 127 S in Hickory or Hwy. 10

Oct 24

Blowing Rock, NC

The Butterpats the the Amantha Mill Band.
Joe Shannon's Mountain Home Music

Concert to be held at
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 170 Council St, Boone
7:30PM, Saturday, October 24, 2015

For tickets, visit:

Nov 1

Old Fort, NC

Mt. Hebron Wesleyan Church
10:00 AM
Contact: Rev. Todd Henson at 828-989-0033

Nov 14

Newton, NC

Abernathy Laurels
2:00 PM
Spirit Place Auditorium


Nov 14

Vale, NC

Ebenezer United Methodist Church
8840 Cooksville Road
7:00 PM
Vale, NC
Contact: Church @ 704-462-2025

Dec 4

Hickory, NC

Christmas Concert
Salt Block Auditorium
243 Third Avenue NE, Hickory
Time to be announced

Dec 12

Lake Junaluska, NC

Appalachian Christmas
2:00 PM
Stuart Auditorium

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