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Saturday, August 1, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $7.50 general admission, $10 reserved tax included
Nash & Fair

Native Tar Heel Madonna Nash has teamed up with Nashville music veteran David Fair for a new duo that's touring the Southeast in support of their debut CD.

8th Annual Peanut Festival

& 8th Annual Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Fest at RAF
In conjunction with Fountain's Peanut Festival

Friday, August 14, 2015 -- 7 p.m. -- FREE
Shelby Stephenson hosts Open Mic!
North Carolina's Poet Laureate Shelby Stephenson hosts our open mic. He'll sing the National Anthem to open things up at 7 p.m. and then sing a few Hank Williams tunes before we open our stage to singers & poets wanting to share their talents.

We'll have our PA system set up, and also a piano. Bands, choirs & solos, poets & comedy troupes are welcome to perform.

Checkers tournament also begins Friday night with preliminary rounds. $2 entry fee. Cash & trophy prizes. Tournament concludes Saturday. Friday's preliminary round is for seeding & practice--it's not required in order to register for Saturday's tournament.

Saturday, August 15, 2015 -- noon to 9 p.m. -- FREE all day
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Stillwater
Donnie Mason & family are back again for a solid set of bluegrass and bluegrass gospel.

3 - 4 p.m. Fountain favorites the Flat Mountain Dulcimers return for another enchanting set of old-time dulcimer music.

7 - 9 p.m. Sourwood Mountain Band
One of the region's best and favorite bluegrass bands returns to Fountain for a great night of original and traditional bluegrass and bluegrass gospel.

August 16 - Sept 11, 2015 CLOSED

Saturday, September 12, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved tax included
Duke Street Dogs

Saturday, September 19, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved tax included
Russ Varnell & Too Country

October 2-3, 2015 CLOSED. Gone to IBMA in Raleigh. tax included

Saturday, October 10, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved
Dave Hardin Band

Friday, October 16, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved tax included
Claude Bourbon

Saturday, October 24, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved tax included
Lipbone Redding
With Alice Zincone & Jim Roberts!

Friday, November 6, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $11 general admission, $13.50 reserved tax included
Steve Creech Quintet featuring Dirk Lumbard
Also performing: Mollye Otis on keyboards & vocals; George Knott on bass & tuba; Les Sutorious on trumpet & vocals; and Jonathan Wacker on drums. With guest performers from ECU's dance program.

Saturday, November 14, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $7.50 general admission, $10 reserved tax included
Cliff Hale Band

Saturday, November 21, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $8.50 general admission, $11 reserved tax included
Ted Jones & the Tar Heel Boys

Saturday, December 5, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $7.50 general admission, $10 reserved tax included
Lightnin' Wells

Friday, December 11, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $11 general admission, $13.50 reserved tax included
Steve Creech Jazz Christmas

Friday, December 18, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $12.50 general admission, $15 reserved tax included
Malpass Brothers

Saturday, December 19, 2015 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10 general admission tax included
Lemon Sisters & Rutabaga Brothers

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