COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987
July 3, 2019

Classic City American Music Festival

Saturday, July 6 @ The Foundry

Photo Credit: Jace Kartye

Hogslop String Band

Now in its 11th year, the annual Classic City American Music Festival gives Athenians and holiday visitors alike a welcome chance to enjoy a jam-packed day of live music during a traditionally quiet week in town. Featuring a solid lineup of skilled folk, country and Americana acts from here and around the region, this year’s festival is headlined by high-octane Nashville newgrass rabble-rousers Hogslop String Band and will also feature performances by local faves Packway Handle Band, Adam Klein and the Wild Fires, Grassland String Band, Norma Rae and others. The all-day, family-friendly event also features plenty of hot food and cold drinks for sale.

Calendar

  • Saturday, July 6

    The Foundry

    1 p.m. $10 (adv.), $15 (door). www.thefoundryathens.com

    Classic City American Music Festival

    CLASSIC CITY AMERICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL An all-day lineup of roots music, featuring Hogslop String Band, Packway Handle Band, Adam Klein, Mermaid Motor Lounge, Norma Rae and more. See Calendar Pick on p. 9.

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