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Coming Soon to R.A. Fountain
an occasional music venue
East Carolina's best place to hear acoustic music.
Scroll down to the bottom of this page to find access to on-line ticket sales for general admission and reserved seats for some of our shows, offered through the Wilson Times' WAWtix service.

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Saturday, January 18, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10 general admission, $12.50 reserved
William Seymour
Greenville-based singer-songwriter makes his first Fountain appearance.

Monday, January 20, 2020 -- 11 a.m. -- FREE!
MLK Day Celebration

Mayor Shirley Mitchell hosts Town of Fountain's annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration, with great gospel music, inspirational speeches and a free lunch.

Saturday, February 1, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Garrett Newton Band
Come see why Garrett, who is being promoted by Lorraine Jordan, has become one of the hottest young banjo pickers around. Lorraine will be joining him for tonight's show, his first at RAF.

Saturday, February 15, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Tommy Edwards & LaNelle Davis

Thursday, February 20, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $12.50 general admission, $15.00 reserved tax included
Critten Hollow String Band

Saturday, February 22, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
nu clear twins

Saturday, February 29, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
David Dyer & the Crooked Smile Band

Saturday, March 7, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Nu-Blu

Saturday, March 14, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Twisted Knot

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day early with this concert of traditional Irish & Celtic song.

Friday, March 20, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- FREE!
Caleb Wolfe

Saturday, March 21, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m.
SpazzFest - Fountain

SpazzFest comes west to host a trio of solos: Josh Campbell on banjo; Sue Luddeke singing & strumming her guitar and uke; and Eric Sommer on a variety of guitars.

Saturday, April 4, 2020 -- 4:00 p.m. -- FREE!
Malaika King Albrecht
We're kicking off National Poetry Month with a book launch for Malaika's fourth collection of poems, The Stumble Fields, to be published by Main Street Rag. Malaika, who lives in Ayden, is serving as the inaugural Heart of Pamlico Poet Laureate.

Saturday, April 25, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Russ Varnell & Too Country

Friday, May 8, 2020
Piedmont Melody Makers

Saturday, May 30, 2020
Willow Branch Bluegrass Band

Thursday, June 4, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $15.00 general admission, $17.50 reserved tax included
Malpass Brothers

Thursday, October 15, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Sofia Talvik
Americana & folk with Swedish roots: unmistakably Nordic in flavor, Sofia still conforms to American interpretations of her original music. She's been called "a North Sea siren" who "blends sparkle and melancholy" in her songs. She has released eight studio albums and toured the U.S. several times, where she has played Lollapalooza and showcased three times at South by Southwest and also the Folk Alliance International Conference.

Friday, December 4, 2020 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $15.00 general admission, $17.50 reserved tax included
Malpass Brothers

Friday, June 18, 2021 -- 7:30 p.m. -- $10.00 general admission, $12.50 reserved tax included
Claude Bourbon

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