Schedule 2013

General Activities

8:00 a.m. 5K Race Begins

9:00    Chainsaw Contest Registration Begins

10:00  Festival Opens and Mountain Heritage Center Opens

10:30  Black Powder Demo and Sacred Harp Singing

11:00  Cherokee Stickball Games

1:00 p.m. "Fish" – Cherokee Courtship Game

1:30   Christian Harmony Singing

2:30   Black Powder Demo

3:00   Cherokee Blowguns Demo

5:00   Festival Closes

Balsam Stage    Wayne Erbsen, Master of Ceremonies

10:00 a.m. The Deitz Family

10:45  Freeman Owle with Cherokee Youth Traditional Dance Group

11:15  Trevor & Travis Stuart with Fines Creek Flatfooters

12:00 p.m. Mountain Heritage Award Winners Presentation

12:15  Roan Mountain Hilltoppers with Bailey Mountain Cloggers

1:00    Vance Trull with Trevor & Travis Stuart

1:45    Heritage Alive! Mountain Youth Talent Award Winners

2:15    Beard, Moustache and Costume Contests – All ages welcome

2:30    The Queen Family

3:15    Blind Pig Gang

4:00    Sons of Ralph

Blue Ridge Stage    Bill Nichols, Master of Ceremonies

10:00 a.m. Southern Highland

10:30  Buncombe Turnpike

11:15  Stoney Creek Boys with J Creek Cloggers

12:00 p.m.  Jeff Little Trio

12:45  Wild Hog Band

1:15    Phil & Gaye Johnson

1:45   Arts & Crafts Award Winners

2:00   Whitewater Bluegrass Co.

2:45   Stoney Creek Boys with Bailey Mountain Cloggers

3:30   Jeff Little Trio

4:00   Mountain Faith

Children's Tent    Barry Clinton, Master of Ceremonies

10:00 a.m.  Heritage Crafts & Games

12:00 p.m.  Play Party Games & Dancing with Ted White & John Duncan

12:30  Phil & Gaye Johnson

1:00    J Creek Cloggers with members of Mountain Faith

1:30   Jackson County JAM Musicians

2:00   Fines Creek Flatfooters

2:30   Haywood County JAM Musicians

3:00   Heritage Crafts & Games

Circle Tent    Phil Jamison, Moderator

10:00 a.m.  Jackson County Historical Society: "Jackson County's National Register sites"

11:00  Banjo Circle with Joe Kimsey, Henry Queen & Steve Sutton

1:00 p.m.  The Sacred & Spiritual with Deitz Family, Jeff Little, Summer McMahon, Dustin Norris & Jeanette Queen

2:30    Crime and Punishment with Josh Carnes, Roan Mountain Hilltoppers, Trevor & Travis Stuart & Vance Trull

Mountain Heritage Center

10:00 a.m. Center and Galleries Open

10:30 a.m. "Appalachian Bestiary" with Gary Carden

11:30 a.m. "Appalachian Bestiary" with Gary Carden

12:30 p.m. "Appalachian Bestiary" with Gary Carden

4:00 p.m. Center and Galleries Close


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