Boxcar Pinion Bluegrass Festival rocks Raccoon Mt.
She’ll be comin’ round the mountain… for this year’s Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival. The three-day festival is Thursday, April 30 through Saturday, May 2. Get ready for some world-class fiddlin’ and pickin’.
The stage show times start at noon each day, ending at 10 p.m. on Thursday and 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. But the fun doesn’t have to stop then. The festival happens at Raccoon Mountain Campground. Bring your tent or RV and camp out with fellow bluegrass lovers.
The three days will be filled with major musical talent, including Norman Blake, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Crowe Brothers, Fletcher Bright & The Dismembered Tennesseans, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Sideline, Lone Mountain Band, Eddie Rose & Highway 40, The Fritts Family, Kevin Prater Band and The Hamilton County Ramblers.
Ticket price for the whole festival is $85. But if you can only make it to one day, Thursday is $20, Friday is $30, and Saturday is $35. And with this full line-up, you’ll be sure to get your bluegrass fix.
For a full list of bands and the stage schedule, check out boxcarforeverbluegrass.com.
Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival, Raccoon Mountain Campground & RV Park, 319 W. Hills Dr.