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FRIENDS of the Blue Ridge Parkway provides funding for four 
interpretive concert series along the Parkway.
Look below to find one near you!

Humpback Rocks Historic Farm Old Time Music
At the Moutain Farm, Milepost 6

All Concerts 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
             May 26                The Bill Wellington Band
             June 2                  Jubilo
             June 16               The McKenzies
             July 7                  The Farm Use String Band
             July 21                Sunnyside
             Aug 4                  The Last Minute Band
             Aug 18                Grassy Ridge
             Sept 1                 Blue Mountain Sunrise
            Sept 15               Uncle Henry’s Favorites
If weather is questionable, please call the Visitors’ Center at

Peaks of Otter Concerts
Blue Ridge Parkway, Milepost 86
85554 Blue Ridge Parkway Bedford, VA
All Concerts 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
                June 23                 Riddle on the Harp
                July 28                   The McKenzies
                Aug 25                  Gate 10 Band
                Sept 22                 The Virginia-Carolina Band

Roanoke Mountain Picnic Area
Exit Parkway at mile 120.4 and follow Mill Mountain Spur Road 1.3 miles
Concert Times 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Later in the season when the sun sets sooner the concert time will change.
                May 26                 Mountain Revelers
                June 2                   Jezreel
                June 9                   Easy Pickins
                June 16                 Just Us Girls
                June 23                 Dew South
                June 30                 Jack Zell & Friends
                July 7                     Maness Sisters
                July 14                   American Roots
                July 21                   Indian Run String Band
                July 28                   Witcher Creek Band
                Aug 4                     Judy, Henry & Jack
                Aug 11                  Original Orchard Grass
                Aug 18                  Virginia Carolina
                Aug 25                  Left Over Biscuits
                Sept 1                   Southern Gentleman
                Sept 8                   Mountain Revelers
                Sept 15                 Root 2 Music
                Sept 22                 Mac Traynham
                Sept 29                 The McKenzies
                Oct 6                      New River Bound
                Oct 13                   Witcher Creek Band
                Oct 20                   Falling Creek

Mabry Mill
Parkway Milepost 176
Concert Times 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.              
                May 26                 Indian Run String Band
                June 2                   Southfork Ramblers
                June 9                   Fork Mountain Ramblers
                June 16                 Original Orchard Grass
                June 23                 The McKenzies
                June 30                 Jason Phillips and Friends
                July 7                     Southfork Ramblers
                July 14                   Fork Mountain Ramblers
                July 21                   Root 2 Music
                July 28                   Jezreel
                Aug 4                     Southfork Ramblers
                Aug 11                  Fork Mountain Ramblers
                Aug 18                  Nobody’s Business
                Aug 25                  Easy Pickins
                Sept 1                   Southfork Ramblers
                Sept 8                   Fork Mountain Ramblers
                Sept 15                 Falling Creek
                Sept 22                 Gate 10 Band
                Sept 29                 Mac Traynham
                Oct 6                      Southfork Ramblers
                Oct 13                   Fork Mountain Ramblers
                Oct 20                   Jason Phillips and Friends

Concert Tips:
Bring sunscreen and a chair or blanket to sit on
Pack a picnic but remember no alcohol
Watch for weather cancellations if rain is in the forecast