Banner Elk releases concert lineup
Banner Elk is tuning into summer, with its 2014 Concerts in the
A collaboration between the town of Banner Elk and Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce, the series presents 11 concerts in downtown Banner Elk, held weekly from June 19 through Aug. 28 at Tate-Evans Park.
Each show starts at 6:30 p.m. Audience members need only bring a chair or blanket, as the concerts are free of charge. Vendors will be on site for food and drink.
This year’s lineup runs the musical gamut, with genres including folk, bluegrass, rock, rockabilly, oldies, soul and Motown.
Show dates are as follows:
June 19 – Annie Robinette
June 26 – The Major Sevens
July 3 – The Flying Saucers
July 10 – Wolf Creek
July 17 – Soul Benefactor
July 24 – Dashboard Blues
July 31 – Smokey Breeze
Aug. 7 – The Extraordinaires
Aug. 14 – The Sharkadelics
Aug. 21 – The Deluge
Aug. 28 – The Whip Daddys
Concert sponsors include Grandfather Vineyard, Morningstar Mini Storage, Banner Elk Subway, The Vistas’, Lees-McRae College, Fifth-Third Bank, Appalachian/Brian Estates, The Life Care Center of Banner Elk, Elk River Realty, Banner Elk United Methodist Church, The Sterling Company and Frank and Mary Watts.
For more information, visit http://www.bannerelk.org, or call (828) 898-8395.