i-Calendar2-100pxMorganton will be hopping with great music and lots of fun this weekend. The Matt Stratford Band takes the TGIF stage Friday night and the Red, White and Bluegrass Festival kicks off Sunday.

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TGIF: The Matt Stratford Band

The Matt Stratford BandFriday June 27 - 6pm until

Matt Stratford got his start playing shows in Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C., before moving south in 2008 to become one of the most sought after musicians in the Charlotte-Metro area. With the perfect blend of classically trained vocals and years of experience, Matt's song list is influenced by different genres such as Pop, Soul, Classic Rock, Country and Top 40 tunes.



Saturday Farmers Market at 300 Beach Street

Saturdays - 8am until 12 noon

The Saturday Morganton Farmers Market is located at 300 Beach Street, behind Geppeto's and More Lace at Morganton Station. From I-40, take Exit 105, make a right turn and follow South Sterling Street approximately 2 miles under the railroad tracks and then make a right turn.




10th Annual Red, White and Bluegrass Festival

Sunday June 30 through Thursday July 4

The 10th Annual Red, White and Bluegrass Festival starts at 11:00 am Sunday June 30 at Catawba Meadows Park. The festival features 40 bluegrass bands, great food, vendors and a fireworks finale on Independence Day. The festival is a family-friendly event.


Red, White and Bluegrass Festival poster