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The Schedule below is listed first by day, then location and then by time. To see the big picture, refer to above format.

8001779499_377695ca62_zThursday

Come on in and set up camp, play a few tunes and hang out with old and new friends…
Dance Tent
7pm:  Square Dance with The Hoppin’ Johnnies; Caller Carol Thompson

Friday

Carson’s Grove
4pm:  Adult Individual Contests: Guitar, Mandolin and Other Stringed Instrument
8pm:  Band Contest
Dance Tent
4:30pm:  Freestyle Flat-footing Workshop
6:30pm:  Master’s Showcase with Alice Gerrard
8pm: Waltz & Two-Step Dance
9:15pm: FreeStyle Dance with Dwight Hawkins & the Piedmont Highballers
Late Night:  Open Tent — make your own square dance!
Coffee Barn 
6pm: Fretless Banjo with Gordy Hinners

Saturday

Carson’s Grove Stage
10:30am: Sacred Harp Singers
11:30am–1pm: Youth Individual Competitions (ages 15 and under): Youth Fiddle, Youth Banjo, Youth Other Instrument
1pm: Youth Dance Contest
12noon:  Hootenanny Hayride (meet on the road in front of the stage)
1:30pm til Finished:  Adult Individual Contests: Folk Song, Old-Time Fiddle, Bluegrass Fiddle, Old-Time Banjo, Bluegrass Banjo
2pm:  Another Hootenanny Hayride!
5:30pm: Hoppin’ John Cook-Off
6:30pm: Clogging Performance with The Green Grass Cloggers
7pm:  Special Concert with Alice Gerrard
8:30pm: Band Contest Finale
End of Band Contest:  Adult Dance Competition
Dance Tent
10am:  Songs & Stories with Tim Wells
11:45am: Clogging Workshop with The Green Grass Cloggers
12:45pm:  Banjo Showcase with Paul Brown, Bob Carlin, Gordy Hinners & Amy Davis
2:30pm:  Guitar Showcase with Tommy Edwards, David Long & Dwight Hawkins
4pm:  Fiddle Showcase with Bill Hicks, Steve Kruger & Bob Herring
6pm:   Cake Walk
7pm:  Square Dance with The Hoppin’ Johnnies and Caller Liam Kelly
9:15pm: Cajun Dance with Unknown Tongues
9:30pm: Rowdy Square Dance with the Five Points Rounders & Caller Anna Lena Phillips Bell
Late Night:  Open Tent — make your own square dance!
Coffee Barn 
11am: Gypsy Jazz Workshop with Gabriel Pelli
12:30pm: DIY Instrument Set-up & Maintenance Workshop with Greg Hanson
1:45pm: Calling Workshop with Anna Lena Phillips Bell
3pm: Fiddle Workshop with Paul Brown

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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11th Annual Festival!
September 14 - 16, 2017
at Shakori Hills in
Silk Hope, NC
Find Us

SHAKORI HILLS
1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd
Pittsboro, NC 27312
hoppinjohn@shakorihills.org
919-542-1746
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