Blue Ridge Mountain Music Festival TODAY @ Wintergreen : 8.15.09

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©2008-2009 www.nelsoncountylife.com : Kim & Jimbo Cary at the 2008 festival. They return to this weekend\'s festival on Saturday August 15th at Wintergreen.
©2008-2009 www.nelsoncountylife.com : Kim & Jimbo Cary at the 2008 festival. They return to this weekend\'s festival on Saturday August 15th at Wintergreen.

Wintergreen
Nelson County, Virginia

We’ve been telling you over the past couple of days about the 4th Annual Blue Ridge Mountain Music Fest atop the mountain at Wintergreen Resort. The festival is put on annually each August by Wintergreen Performing Arts with a terrific lineup of music all day long from 12 noon until 7PM today, August 15th.

The 2009 fest features Nothin’ Fancy, the Deer Creek Boys, the New North Carolina Ramblers and the McKenzies with Kim and Jimbo Cary. There will be a crafts fair, jamming and refreshments throughout the day. The crafts fair starts at 11:00 am and the music begins at noon. For the day’s schedule, information on the performing groups and links to their websites click here.

Saturday, August 15, 2009
11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
The Evans Center
Wintergreen Resort
Wintergreen, VA

Admission:
Adults – $20
Ages 6 through 17 – $10
Under 6 – Free

The Deer Creek Boys played at the 2008 festival and return to this weekend's event at Wintergreen.
The Deer Creek Boys played at the 2008 festival and return to this weekend's event at Wintergreen.
Folks spill out of the tent to listen at last year's 2008 highly successful festival and crafts show.
Folks spill out of the tent to listen at last year's 2008 highly successful festival and crafts show.

Nelson County Life Magazine’s, Tommy Stafford, will be the emcee once again at this year’s day long festival.

Admission is by wristband. Wristbands will be available for purchase at the WPA Ticket Booth (next to the Evans Center) beginning at 11 am on Saturday, August 15.

The Mountain Music Fest is supported by the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

For overnight accommodations at Wintergreen Resort, click here.

See you there this weekend!

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