07/11/2020 - 7:00pm to 09/05/2020 - 10:00pmGet Directions
Due to the Covid-19 Crisis, Shindig on the Green will NOT be held live this year, but will be streamed online.
This year marks the 54th season of Shindig on the Green. This family-friendly event includes live bluegrass, clogging, and 'mountain dance' in Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville. Come out at sundown on Saturdays from 7-10 p.m. during the summer beginning July 11th and ending September 5th.
Shindig on the Green, produced by the Folk Heritage Committee, a committee that is also responsible for the Mountain Dance and Folk Festival, takes place in the heart of downtown Asheville at Pack Square Park's Roger McGuire Green. This free event now boasts between 3,000-5,000 attendees annually since it's legacy of great music and dance began in the late 1960s.
Food vendors are available on site, and performances range from house band the Stoney Creek Boys, to Bluegrass and Old-Time String Bands, Big Circle Mountain Dancers, Clog Dancers and more.
Dates for 2020:
- July 11
- July 18
- July 25
- August 1
- August 15
- August 22
- August 29
- September 5