Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival

Oriental, North Carolina

Friday-Saturday, October 14-15, 2016

 ‘Celebrating the Region’s Musical Heritage’

| 7:30 pm, Friday, Oct. 14, The Old Theater
The documentary film Down from the Mountain
(Live music before the film by “Salty Paws” 6:30 pm)

“Come help us kick off the 2016 Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival with this rare opportunity to hear outstanding performances by Ralph Stanley, John Hartford, Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, and Gillian Welch …. This film will set the tone for the festival, which will fill the streets of Oriental with great music, singing, food and fun!”
                                                                                                              Dottie Osmun, festival  director  

| 10 am to 3 pm, Saturday, Oct. 15
Live music and performances from 33 groups and solo performers on 25 porches throughout the Village of Oriental. Village Market, Food Court, Raffle, Rotary Club Classic Car Show. Admission to the Festival is FREE!

See Saturday’s schedule of performances here

| 3:30-5 pm, Saturday, Oct. 15
The Carmonas return to the Main Stage

Listen to The Carmonas music here

Also on the Main Stage:  Shiloh Hill, 2-3 pm


| See our 2016 lineup of musical groups and performers here,
and stay tuned for festival updates. Or sign up for our Festival Blog →

 | To view the 2016 Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival poster, go here

| Want to Get Involved as a Performer, Vendor, Sponsor, or Volunteer? Click here


2015 Ol’ Front Porch Music Festival | Video by Mick Roberts


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