Two nights of great music in Sparta, NC

June 21 and 22, 2019

Backwoods Beat Music & Art Festival

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 21 • 8pm

An Evening with

Matraca Berg

Muddy Creek Music Hall

(Tickets $20 advance,

$25 at door)

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC

Saturday, June 22 • 8pm

An Evening with

Mary Gauthier

Muddy Creek Music Hall

(Tickets $20 advance,

$25 at door)

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC

Saturday, June 22

Songwriting Workshops JAM House

360 N. Main St • Sparta

9am-noon: Mary Gauthier

1-4pm: Matraca Berg


Saturday, June 22

10am-5pm

Art 0n Main &

Dilly Dally Alley

Main Street, Sparta NC


Muddy Creek Cafe & Music Hall

Saturday, June 22 • 10am until


Noon-2pm Crabgrass (Blue Grass)

Muddy Creek Café (outside)

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


12-12:45pm Doug Davis – Singer-Songwriter

Rock/Americana

Muddy Creek Cafe

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


12:45-1:30pm Donna Hughes, Singer-Songwriter

Country

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


1:30-2:15pm Landon Wolf, Singer-Songwriter

Country

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


2:15-3pm Bruce Piephoff, Singer-Songwriter

Folk

Muddy Creek Café

0 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


3-3:45pm Joshua West, Singer-Songwriter

Rock/Americana

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC

3:45-4:30pm Travis Grubb, Singer Songwriter

Country/Rock

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


4:30-5:15pm Bill Leslie, Singer-Songwriter

Bluegrass/Celtic fusion

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


5:15-6pm Couldn’t Be Happiers

(Country/folk)

Muddy Creek Café

60 S. Main Street, Sparta NC


Laconia Ale Works

Saturday, June 22 • 10am until


12-12:45pm Randy Carter, Singer-Songwriter

Folk/bluegrass/country/rock

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


12:45-1:30pm Nick Bullins, Singer-Songwriter

Americana

Laconia Ale Works

322 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


1:30-2:15 Laura Jane Vincent-Singer-Songwriter

Americana/folk

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


2:15-3:pm Carson Mac, Singer-Songwriter

Rock/Pop

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


3-3:45pm Bruce Burgess, Singer-Songwriter

Americana/bluegrass

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC

3:45-4:30pm Emily Stewart, Singer-Songwriter

Roots/Americana

Laconia Ale Work

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


4:30-5:15pm Jeff Wall, Singer-Songwriter

Country/folk

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC


5:15-6pm Breadfoot, Singer-Songwriter

Folk/Americana/Roots

Laconia Ale Works

433 N. Main Street, Sparta NC



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