Shakori Hills Grassroots fest hits N.C. this weekend

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Key performers include The Del McCoury Band, The Carolina Chocolate Drops, Nnenna Freelon, The Duhks, Donna and the Buffalo, and Eileen Ivers. It is a festival, so all the typical fair fodder will be present: food al fresco, artists and craft vendors, poetry readings, instrumental competitions, and a slew of activities for children. But this year's events also include a sustainability fair, where green enthusiasts can share ideas on environmental preservation.

Tickets can be bought in advance, with discounts availalbe for festival-long passes. Click here for more info.

Related links:
ShakoriHills.org
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