American Music Series
The Reynolds Homestead American Music Series offers music programs throughout the year including the Fairy Stone Park Concerts, Music on the Lawn, Music at the Homestead, along with other special music events including a Victorian Christmas Concert in December and the Bushels and Barrels festival in June.
Join us for the 29th Annual Gospel Concert Celebrating Black History Month, featuring area gospel choirs and musicians hosted by Bishop Burgie Penn. 3:00 p.m. FREE
April 8 – Family Music Traditions
Celebrating the great musical families in our region, Ron Pendleton hosts this concert featuring performers raised in musical families who will share their music and stories of how music has been passed down in their families through the generations. Special guest families: the Shelors, the Pendletons and the Blackards. The musical legacy of these families came from family members who recorded old time country music at The Bristol Sessions of 1927…those sessions are arguably considered the Big Bang of country music in America. 2:30 p.m. $8 adults; under 16 FREE
May 26 – The F.A.R.M. T.E.A.M. at Fairy Stone State Park
Come down to Fairy Stone State Park’s Shelter #2 and enjoy a variety of music by the Free Alliance of Recalcitrant Musicians Totally Eclectic About Music. 7:00 p.m. FREE, but park admission rates apply
July 7 – Jason Harris & Friends at Fairy Stone State Park
Put your dancing shoes on and enjoy an evening of foot-tapping bluegrass at Shelter # 2. 7:00 p.m. FREE, but park admission rates apply
August 11 – Simple Gifts of the Blue Ridge at Fairy Stone State Park
These musicians from Blacksburg, VA perform delightful folk and Americana music. 7:00 p.m. FREE, but park admission rates apply
September 9 – Jazz on the Lawn with Five Brothers at the Reynolds Homestead
Sit back, relax and enjoy an afternoon of jazz on the lawn of the historic Reynolds Homestead with David Oakes, Tom Steele and friends. 2:30 p.m. $8 adults, under 16 FREE
ges 15 and under.