201 South Main Street
The Street Dances season finale on Monday, August 12th features Walt Puckett as Caller, Blue Ridge Tradition and Southern Connection Cloggers.The group Blue Ridge Tradition is based out of Asheville, NC, playing a unique mix of traditional and not-so-traditional bluegrass music. They perform crowd-favorites such as “Rocky Top,” “Salty Dog,” “Tennessee Waltz,” and “John Henry.” The band incorporates some great original songs in their shows. They’re not afraid to include crossover material from artists such as Hank Williams, Bob Dylan Chuck Berry, and others into their well-defined, classic sound.
Southern Connection Cloggers are a local group, based in Hendersonville, NC. The team is under the direction of Certified Judge and Certified Clogging Instructor, Chip Summey. Bring a chair; admission is free. Enjoy mountain heritage music and from 7:00-9:00pm at the Visitors Center, 201 South Main Street in Downtown Hendersonville, NC. Audience seating area opens after 5:30pm; early admission is strictly prohibited. Please leave your pets comfortably at home, pets are not allowed in the event area. Alcoholic beverages, backpacks and coolers are not permitted.
At 6:30 pm, caller Walt Puckett will teach audience members some basic Appalachian square dance steps, so everyone can join in the fun. In case of inclement weather, the dance will be postponed until 8:00pm; if the weather does not improve by 8:00pm the performance will be cancelled. For additional information call Henderson County Tourism Development Authority at 828-693-9708, 800-828-4244 or online at www.visithendersonvillenc.org.
The Street Dance is an event of Henderson County Tourism Development Authority.
Street Dance Sponsors: Burger King, Firehouse Subs, Kathy Watkins of Preferred Realty, Mast General Store & Henderson County Tourism Development Authority