2022 Backwoods Beat Singer/Songwriter & Art Festival

Songwriter Concerts both Friday and Saturday nights (Ticketed event at Muddy Creek Music Hall)

Songwriting Workshop 10-12 at the Alleghany JAM House conducted by featured concert songwriters (Registration Required and Limited to 20)

Juried Art Show on Main Street 10-5

Children's Dilly Dally Alley in Alley between Touch of Grace and the Chamber 10-5

Music on Main Street from 10-4 featuring different musicians and bands every two hours

Backwoods Beat presents: Slaid Cleaves
Friday, June 24, 2022
Backwoods Beat presents: Rissi Palmer
Saturday, June 25, 2022

Alleghany Arts Council

Welcome to the Alleghany Arts Council! We're a group dedicated to supporting and promoting the arts in Alleghany County, North Carolina. We've got a lot going on – sign up for our mailing list or check our website often to stay up to date! 


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Alleghany Arts Council • PO Box 962 • Sparta, NC 28675 • 336-209-0475

The Alleghany Arts Council is committed to providing access to events for every segment of our community and audience. If you have questions about accessibility to any of our events please click here to email us.

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