Appalachian Mountain Brewery

163 Boone Creek Dr., Boone

appalachianmountainbrewery.com

(828) 263-1111

August 8: Live Music, 8 to 11 p.m., free

August 9: Live Music, 8 to 11 p.m., free

August 10: Live Music, 8 to 11 p.m., free

August 11: Rustin Clawson, 2 to 5 p.m., free

August 14: Open Mic Night, signups by 2 p.m. in person or phone, 8 to 11 p.m., free

Banner Elk Café and Espresso Lodge

324 Shawneehaw Ave., Banner Elk

www.bannerelkcafe.com

(828) 989-4040

August 9: Live Music, 6 to 10 p.m., free

Banner Elk Tate-Evans Park

210 Park Ave., Banner Elk

www.bannerelk.org

(828) 898-8395

August 8: The Collective, 6:30 to 9 p.m., free plus split the pot

Bayou Smokehouse and Grill

130 E. Main St., Banner Elk

bayhousemokehouse.com

(828) 898-8952

August 13: The Lucky Strikes, 6 to 8:30 p.m., free

Beech Alpen Inn

700 Beech Mountain Parkway, Beech Mountain

beechalpen.com

(828) 387-2252

August 11: Shane Chalke and BE Jazz, 5 p.m., free

Beech Mountain Resort — 5506’ Skybar

1007 Beech Mountain Parkway, Beech Mountain

www.beechmountainresort.com

(800) 438-2093

August 10: All Out Blues Band, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Skybar, free

Black Cat Burrito

127 S. Depot St., Boone

blackcatburrito.com

(828) 263-9511

Boone Saloon

489 West King St., Boone

boonesaloon.com

(828) 264-1811

August 9: Old Heavy Hands with Rye, 9 p.m., $7

August 10: Metal Meltdown with FFAW with War Fist, Nuclear Desolation and Antenora, 9 p.m., $5

Boone Shag Club

1475 Hwy. 105, Boone

Booneshagclub.com

(828) 754-6571

August 13: Weekly Dance at BBQ, Burger and Brews located at 1475 Highway 105, Boone. Shag workshop at 7 p.m., dancing from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., guests encouraged

The Cardinal

171 Hwy 105,

Boone

thecardinalboone.com

(828) 355-9600

Carolina BBQ

500 Pineola Street, Newland

www.carolinabbqnewland.com

(828) 737-0700

Casa Rustica

1348 N.C. 105 S., Boone

www.casarustica1981.com

(828) 262-5128

Live jazz music every Thursday night with Todd Wright and Andy Page.

Live music every Sunday night

Chef’s Table at Sorrentos

140 Azalea Circle, Banner Elk

Chefstablebannerelk.com

(828) 898-1940

Wednesdays: Shane Chalke’s Jazz Quartet, 7 to 9:30 p.m., $5, reservations recommended

Thursdays: Triva Night, 7 p.m.

Fridays: Karaoke Night, 10 p.m.

Sundays: Live music with Denny Slawn and Mary Hansley, 6-9 p.m.

Elevations Tavern and Grill

3990 N.C. Hwy 105 S., Banner Elk

elevationstavernandgrill.com

(828) 898-9880

August 9: Jazz Night with Joe Hasty, 6 to 9 p.m., free

August 10: Broken Angel, 6 to 9 p.m., free

August 11: Sunday Jazz Brunch, 12 to 3 p.m., free

Fred and Larry’s Coffee Shop

3591 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk

www.facebook.com/fredandlarrys

August 9: Open Mic Night hosted by MaryAnn, 7 p.m., free

Galileo’s

1087 W. King St., Boone

www.galileosboone.com

(828) 865-9591

Karaoke every Friday night starting at 10 p.m.

Trivia every Monday night starting at 8:30 p.m.

Worship Music Night every Sunday at 7 p.m.

Grandfather Vineyard Winery

225 Vineyard Ln., Banner Elk

www.grandfathervineyard.com

(828) 963-2400

August 10: Tom Pillion, 2 to 5 p.m., free

August 11: Don Vallarta, 2 to 5 p.m., free

Hatchet Coffee Roasters

150A Den Mac Rd., Boone

hatchetcoffee.com

(828) 278-7505

August 14: Open Songwriter’s Circle, 6 p.m., free

Highlanders Grill and Tavern

4527 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk

(828) 898-9613

August 9: Open Karaoke Night, 8 p.m., free

August 10: Live Music, 8 p.m., free

Homegrown Music Festival

Foscoe Grandfather Community Center

233 Park Road, Banner Elk, NC

August 10: Adam Church, High Country Boomers, Bethel Road, Dollar Brothers and Blue Country, 1 to 7 p.m., $8 adv, $10 DoS, bring camp chairs or blankets, food for sale onsite

Horton Hotel and Rooftop Lounge

611 W. King St., Boone

thehorton.com

(828) 832-8060

August 11: Mary Neil, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Inn at Crestwood

3263 Shulls Mill Rd., Boone

www.crestwoodnc.com

(828) 963-6646

August 8: Backstreet Trio, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Inn at Ragged Gardens — Best Cellar Restaurant

203 Sunset Dr., Blowing Rock

www.ragged-gardens.com/music-on-the-lawn

(828) 295-9703

August 9: The Note Ropers, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., free

Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music Series

Harvest House Performing Arts Venue

247 Boone Heights Dr., Boone

Mountainhomemusic.com

August 10: Celtic Music by Scottish Fiddle Champion Maura Shawn Scanlin with Conor Hearn aka Rakish, 7 p.m., $18 adv, $20 DoS, $5 students

Jones House Cultural and Community Center

604 West King St., Boone

www.joneshouse.org

(828) 268-6280

August 8: Open Old-time Jam, 7:30 p.m., free

August 9: Hiroya Tsukumoto, Jimmie Griffith, Melissa Reaves, 5 p.m., free outdoors

Linville Falls Winery

9557 Linville Falls Highway, Linville Falls

www.linvillefallswinery.com

(828) 765-1400

August 10: Bluegrass Blend, 3 to 6 p.m., free

August 11: Shelby Rae Moore, 3 to 6 p.m., free

Lost Province Brewery

130 N. Depot St., Boone

Lostprovince.com

(828) 265-3506

August 8: 5th Anniversary Party — $3 Pint College Night with Holden Bare, 7 to 13:30 p.m., free

August 9: Lauren Hayworth and Friends, 7 to 11 p.m., free

August 10: Danny Whittington and Friends, 7 to 11 p.m., free

August 14: Trivia Night, 7 p.m., free

Mellow Mushroom Pizza Boone

805 W. King St., Boone

mellowmushroom.com/store/boone

(828) 865-1515

August 14: Bring Your Own Vinyl Night, 5:30 to 9 p.m., free

Noble Kava Bar

783 W. King St., Boone

www.noblekava.com

(828) 386-1242

Open mic night every Thursday from 7 to 10 p.m.

Live music every Friday night from to 10 p.m., no cover

Hookah night every Saturday from 7 to 11:30 p.m.

Old Hampton Store, BBQ and Tavern

77 Ruffin St., Linville

(828) 733-5213

www.oldhamptonstorenc.com

August 8: Live Music, 12 to 9 p.m., free

August 9: Chico and The Man, noon to 9 p.m., free

August 10: Pig Ankle Annie with Typical Mountain Boys, noon to 9 p.m., free

Orchards at Altapass

1025 Orchard Rd,

Spruce Pine

www.altapassorchard.org

(828) 765-9531

August 8: Jack Vaughan, 1:45 to 3:15 p.m., free

August 9: Sound Traveler, 6 p.m., free

August 10: The Butterbeans, 1 to 2:30 p.m., free

August 10: Crossfire, 3 to 4:30 p.m., free

August 11: Harlan County Grass, 1 to 2:30 p.m., free

August 11: Tom Sparks and Friends, 3 to 4:30 p.m., free

August 14: Open Music Jam, 1:45 to 4:30 p.m., free

Pedalin’ Pig BBQ and Pub

4235 Hwy 105 S., Banner Elk

thepedalinpig.com

(828) 898-7500

August 8: Live Music, 7 to 9 p.m., free

Pedalin’ Pig BBQ and Pub

2968-A, Hwy 105, Boone

thepedalinpig.com

(828) 355-9559

August 8: Live Music, 7 to 9:30 p.m., free

Ransom’s Pub

747 West King St., Boone

www.murphysboone.com

(828) 264-5117

August 9: Mason Jar Confessions, 6:30 to 1 a.m., free,

August 10: Tom Shirley Band then Dance Party by Lavier, 6 p.m. to 12 a.m., free

August 14: Open Bluegrass Jam, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Rivers Street Ale House

957 Rivers St., Boone

www.riverstrettalehouse.com

(828) 264-8100

August 7: Music Matchup, 9 p.m., free, 18+

August 10: Shelby Rae Moore, 10 p.m., cover

Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts

733 Rivers St., Boone

theschaefercenter.org

(828) 262-4046

Sugar Mountain Golf Clubhouse

1054 Sugar Mountain Dr., Sugar Mountain

seesugar.com/golf

(828) 898-6464

August 14: Smokin’ Joe Band with Hope Harvey, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., free

The Hotel Tavern

5 W Main St, West Jefferson

www.thehoteltavern.com

(336) 846-2121

August 9: Live Music, 6:30 p.m., free

August 10: Live Music, 6:30 p.m., free

The Local

179 Howard St., Boone

www.thelocalboone.com,

(828) 266-2179

August 9: Unaka Prong, 10 p.m., cover

August 12: NC Songsmiths presents Madelyn Ilana, 6:30 to 8: 30, free

August 14: Dinner Show with half price wine, 6 to 9 p.m., free

The Ridgeline

8960 Valley Boulevard (US HWY 321),

Blowing Rock

Ridgelineblowingrock.com

(828) 414-9922

August 11: Sunday Jazz Brunch, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., free

The Tapp Room

421 Blowing Rock Rd, Boone

www.tapproom.com

(828) 386-1216

August 9: Julia with Coomasi Bloo, 10 p.m., cover

August 10: Moon Unit with Situational Awareness, 10 p.m., cover

August 13: Druids with Palladin, 10 p.m., cover

Timberlake Restaurant – Chetola Resort at Blowing Rock

185 Chetola Lake Dr., Blowing Rock

www.chetola.com/restaurants.html

(828) 295-5500

August 8: Lucky Strikes to 9 p.m., free

August 9: Shane Chalke and BE Jazz, 6 to 9 p.m., free

August 10: Edward Main, 6 to 9 p.m., free

August 14: Edward Main, 6 to 9 p.m., free

Twigs Restaurant and Bar

7956 Valley Blvd., Blowing Rock

Twigsbr.com

(828) 295-5050

August 9: The King Bees, 9 p.m., free

August 10: Tonya Wood Music, 9 p.m., free

Valle Crucis Community Park

2892 Broadstone Rd., Valle Crucis

https://vallecrucispark.org/music-in-the-valle/

(828) 963-9239

August 9: Tamben Brazzilian Jazz, 7 p.m., free with $5 parking donation suggested

Woodlands BBQ

8304 Valley Blvd (HWY 321 Bypass), Blowing Rock

www.woodlandsbbq.com

(828) 295-3651

Mondays — Live Music

Tuesdays — The Neighbors,

Wednesdays — Gene Goforth,

Thursdays — The Neighbors,

Fridays — Phil Stinson,

Saturdays — Gene Goforth,

Sundays — The Neighbors

All music is free and begins at 6 p.m.

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