Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

StreetFest-posterart-SFmainPageMusic fans rejoice: the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival is taking over downtown Raleigh this weekend! The main stages at the Raleigh Convention Center and Red Hat Amphitheater will host some of the biggest names in bluegrass including: Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers, The Gibson Brothers, Punch Brothers, The Infamous Stringdusters and more! Music starts as early as 10 AM and there are over 100 bands on the schedule. If you are skipping the music, enjoy the free street festival from noon until 11:00 PM on Friday and Saturday. The street festival will feature three music stages, a youth talent stage, the North Carolina Whole Hog Barbecue State Championship, Dance Tent and plenty of food and drink. Click here to check out the lineups and get all of the important festival details!