On Saturday, June 17, from noon to 8:30 p.m. at the High Knob Recreation Area, The High Knob Music Festival Group, a subcommittee of the High Knob Enhancement Corporation, will present regional bands and musicians.
High Knob is located near Norton, Va., and the event is free, open to the public and is part of the “Crooked Roads Mountains of Music Homecoming”. There will be food vendors and visitors are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets. The day use fee for the High Knob Music Festival will be waived and shuttle service will be provided for overflow parking.
The festival showcases regional musicians who represent Appalachia’s strong musical tradition. The music program includes:
12:15-12:25 Randy Stanley bagpipe solo
12:35-1:15 Up Yonder
1:30-2:15 The Thomas Cassell Project
2:30-3:30 Ron Short and the Possum Playboys
4:00-5:00 Mountain Soul featuring Angel Medfford and Chris Rose
5:30-6:30 J.V. Squad
7:00-8:30 Hello October
Performances will be held in the High Knob Recreation Area’s amphitheater.