Washington, NC: Here comes the GuitarFest, an afternoon and evening celebration of a variety of guitar talents and styles. This exciting event is sponsored by Beaufort County Traditional Music Association and co-sponsored by Arts of the Pamlico on Saturday, January 13, 2018. GuitarFest showcases eight of the most popular guitar acts and vocalists in Eastern NC. It is held each year in the memory of Don Skinner, a fine musician who was a long-time member of BCTMA. It will be held at the Turnage Theatre Gallery, 150 W. Main Street, Washington, NC from 3:00 PM-10:00 PM. Admission is free and donations are appreciated. Soft drinks and popcorn are available.
BCTMA Open Jam- 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Performances 3:00 PM-10:00PM
3:00 PM BCTMA Musicians Kick off
3:40 PM “Flatland Folkies”
4:25 PM Lane and Dustin Hollis
5:10 PM Reggie Workman
6:00 PM “Steve Creech All-Stars”
7:00 PM JD Joyner and Friends
8:00 PM “Kat Head Biscuit Blues Band”
8:50 PM John, J.B. and Pam
9:30 PM Rockin’ Guitar Jam
Guitar fans are invited to come and enjoy an exciting variety of music by some of the best musicians from the area. Come and go as you wish or stay for the whole show. Don’t miss this fun family friendly event.
The Beaufort County Traditional Music Association is a grass roots non-profit organization that promotes the performance and enjoyment of traditional music in Eastern NC. Thanks to the assistance and oversight of Arts of the Pamlico, the BCTMA has grown into an active group of musicians and supporters dedicated to the nurturing and sharing of their love of traditional music. The group holds open jams on Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. For more information, please visit www.bctma.org.