September 2013 Events in the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

September 1

September 2

  • Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, NC. 7:30 PM. Every Tuesday evening Isis holds a bluegrass session featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by an rotation of the great players we have in town. 828-575-2737.

September 3

September 4

  • Sounds of Silvermont, Brevard, NC. Local musicians in a jam session playing bluegrass, country, gospel and more.
  • Thursday Jam: Old-Time Music Heritage Hall,  EARLE Theatre, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 7 - 8:30 pm. Year round, free. Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Bluegrass Music Jam every Thursday night at The Marion Depot, Marion. 7 pm. 
  • Live music at Zuma's, Main Street, Downtown Marshall. 828-649-1647.

September 5

  • Woodys Original Mountain Music, Marion, NC. Free bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles! Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends beginning at 7:00 pm. The location is directly across the street from Max Woody’s Chair Shop!
  • Old Fort Mountain Music. 7 pm; Rockett Building, Main Street in downtown Old Fort. 888-233-6111.
  • Pickin' Up the Pace, Lake Toxaway Community Center, Lake Toxaway, NC. A short ride out of Brevard and a suggested eight dollar donation buys you dinner, music, dancing and a part of a cultural tradition that dates back almost as far as the old mountain ballad the fiddler loves to play. Dinner: 6-7 PM/Music: 7-10 PM. 828-966-4060.

September 6

  • Saturday Jam:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. Year round. 9 - 11 am.  Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Merry-Go-Round:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 11 am -1:30 pm.  WPAQ hosts the second longest running live radio broadcast in the nation, different guests each week. Year round, . Surry Arts Council. 336-786-7998.
  • Davidson's Fort Historic Park, Old Fort. Open to the public Saturdays from 10 am -4 pm. A replica is being constructed of the original Revolutionary War-era fort built in 1776.

September 7

  • Informal Jam on the Porch, Mountain Gateway Museum, Old Fort, NC. 2 PM to 4 PM. Bring an instrument or bring an ear! Happening each Sunday on the porch at the Museum. 828-668-9259.

September 8

September 9

  • Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, NC. 7:30 PM. Every Tuesday evening Isis holds a bluegrass session featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by an rotation of the great players we have in town. 828-575-2737.

September 10

September 11

  • Sounds of Silvermont, Brevard, NC. Local musicians in a jam session playing bluegrass, country, gospel and more.
  • Thursday Jam: Old-Time Music Heritage Hall,  EARLE Theatre, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 7 - 8:30 pm. Year round, free. Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Bluegrass Music Jam every Thursday night at The Marion Depot, Marion. 7 pm. 
  • Live music at Zuma's, Main Street, Downtown Marshall. 828-649-1647.

September 12

  • Woodys Original Mountain Music, Marion, NC. Free bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles! Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends beginning at 7:00 pm. The location is directly across the street from Max Woody’s Chair Shop!
  • Old Fort Mountain Music. 7 pm; Rockett Building, Main Street in downtown Old Fort. 888-233-6111.
  • Pickin' Up the Pace, Lake Toxaway Community Center, Lake Toxaway, NC. A short ride out of Brevard and a suggested eight dollar donation buys you dinner, music, dancing and a part of a cultural tradition that dates back almost as far as the old mountain ballad the fiddler loves to play. Dinner: 6-7 PM/Music: 7-10 PM. 828-966-4060.

September 13

  • Saturday Jam:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. Year round. 9 - 11 am.  Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Merry-Go-Round:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 11 am -1:30 pm.  WPAQ hosts the second longest running live radio broadcast in the nation, different guests each week. Year round, . Surry Arts Council. 336-786-7998.
  • Davidson's Fort Historic Park, Old Fort. Open to the public Saturdays from 10 am -4 pm. A replica is being constructed of the original Revolutionary War-era fort built in 1776.

September 14

  • Informal Jam on the Porch, Mountain Gateway Museum, Old Fort, NC. 2 PM to 4 PM. Bring an instrument or bring an ear! Happening each Sunday on the porch at the Museum. 828-668-9259.

September 15

September 16

  • Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, NC. 7:30 PM. Every Tuesday evening Isis holds a bluegrass session featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by an rotation of the great players we have in town. 828-575-2737.

September 17

September 18

  • Sounds of Silvermont, Brevard, NC. Local musicians in a jam session playing bluegrass, country, gospel and more.
  • Thursday Jam: Old-Time Music Heritage Hall,  EARLE Theatre, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 7 - 8:30 pm. Year round, free. Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Bluegrass Music Jam every Thursday night at The Marion Depot, Marion. 7 pm. 
  • Live music at Zuma's, Main Street, Downtown Marshall. 828-649-1647.

September 19

  • Woodys Original Mountain Music, Marion, NC. Free bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles! Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends beginning at 7:00 pm. The location is directly across the street from Max Woody’s Chair Shop!
  • Old Fort Mountain Music. 7 pm; Rockett Building, Main Street in downtown Old Fort. 888-233-6111.
  • Pickin' Up the Pace, Lake Toxaway Community Center, Lake Toxaway, NC. A short ride out of Brevard and a suggested eight dollar donation buys you dinner, music, dancing and a part of a cultural tradition that dates back almost as far as the old mountain ballad the fiddler loves to play. Dinner: 6-7 PM/Music: 7-10 PM. 828-966-4060.

September 20

  • Saturday Jam:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. Year round. 9 - 11 am.  Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Merry-Go-Round:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 11 am -1:30 pm.  WPAQ hosts the second longest running live radio broadcast in the nation, different guests each week. Year round, . Surry Arts Council. 336-786-7998.
  • Davidson's Fort Historic Park, Old Fort. Open to the public Saturdays from 10 am -4 pm. A replica is being constructed of the original Revolutionary War-era fort built in 1776.

September 21

  • Informal Jam on the Porch, Mountain Gateway Museum, Old Fort, NC. 2 PM to 4 PM. Bring an instrument or bring an ear! Happening each Sunday on the porch at the Museum. 828-668-9259.

September 22

September 23

  • Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, NC. 7:30 PM. Every Tuesday evening Isis holds a bluegrass session featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by an rotation of the great players we have in town. 828-575-2737.

September 24

September 25

  • Sounds of Silvermont, Brevard, NC. Local musicians in a jam session playing bluegrass, country, gospel and more.
  • Thursday Jam: Old-Time Music Heritage Hall,  EARLE Theatre, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 7 - 8:30 pm. Year round, free. Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Bluegrass Music Jam every Thursday night at The Marion Depot, Marion. 7 pm. 
  • Live music at Zuma's, Main Street, Downtown Marshall. 828-649-1647.

September 26

  • Woodys Original Mountain Music, Marion, NC. Free bluegrass jam each Friday evening with an ever changing line up of musicians and musical styles! Join the fun along with Max Woody and friends beginning at 7:00 pm. The location is directly across the street from Max Woody’s Chair Shop!
  • Old Fort Mountain Music. 7 pm; Rockett Building, Main Street in downtown Old Fort. 888-233-6111.
  • Pickin' Up the Pace, Lake Toxaway Community Center, Lake Toxaway, NC. A short ride out of Brevard and a suggested eight dollar donation buys you dinner, music, dancing and a part of a cultural tradition that dates back almost as far as the old mountain ballad the fiddler loves to play. Dinner: 6-7 PM/Music: 7-10 PM. 828-966-4060.

September 27

  • Saturday Jam:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. Year round. 9 - 11 am.  Surry Arts Council, 336-786-7998.
  • Merry-Go-Round:  EARLE Theater, 142 N Main Street, Mount Airy, NC. 11 am -1:30 pm.  WPAQ hosts the second longest running live radio broadcast in the nation, different guests each week. Year round, . Surry Arts Council. 336-786-7998.
  • Davidson's Fort Historic Park, Old Fort. Open to the public Saturdays from 10 am -4 pm. A replica is being constructed of the original Revolutionary War-era fort built in 1776.

September 28

  • Informal Jam on the Porch, Mountain Gateway Museum, Old Fort, NC. 2 PM to 4 PM. Bring an instrument or bring an ear! Happening each Sunday on the porch at the Museum. 828-668-9259.

September 29

September 30

  • Tuesday Bluegrass Sessions, Isis Music Hall, Asheville, NC. 7:30 PM. Every Tuesday evening Isis holds a bluegrass session featuring some of the best bluegrass musicians in Asheville. The session is hosted by an rotation of the great players we have in town. 828-575-2737.

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