Summer Concert Series: Featuring The Kentucky HeadHunters + Drive By Truckers, July 26 & 27 | Cherokee, NC

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Summer Concert Series: Featuring The Kentucky HeadHunters + Drive By Truckers, July 26 & 27

Friday, July 26 from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm

The soundtrack to your summer.

Are you ready to spend your summer swaying to your favorite songs, kicked back on a picnic blanket or jumping up and down to a new act you’re suddenly a fan of? You’ve found the Cherokee Summer Concert Series, a mish-mash of good ol’ country and blues, rock ‘n roll, hip hop, soul—you name ‘em, we’ve booked ‘em. Check out the dates, times, and lineups below, and then join us for it all!

We’re pleased to bring local favorites Drive-By Truckers here to Cherokee, NC, along with talents like The Kentucky HeadHunters. From The Toppers Band to Porch 40, our third concert series of the season is made for grabbing your partner and swinging to and fro. 

JULY 26:
2-2:45 p.m.: The Toppers Band
3-3:45 p.m.: Blue Paint Band
4-5 p.m.: Swon Brothers
5:30-7 p.m.: The Kentucky HeadHunters

JULY 27:
2-2:45 p.m.: Cecil Gray Band
3-3:45 p.m.: Brother Hawk Band
4-5 p.m.: Porch 40
5:30-7 p.m.: Drive-By Truckers

Additional concerts will be held on June 28 and 29, July 12 and 13, and August 3.

*Please note that these are limited-seating outdoor events, which come with the charms of the outdoors—like weather! As such, please bring appropriate clothing, chairs, or blankets if desired. Food and beverages will be available. No outside food or beverages are allowed. Event will happen rain or shine.


Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds

545 Tsali Blvd.
Cherokee, NC 28719

Phone: 828.359.6471

Annual 4th of July Fireworks

Saturday, July 4 from 10:00 pm to 10:20 pm

This 4th of July, the emphasis is on fun and fireworks.

Grab all your friends and family, your favorite blanket or camping chair, and join us for a Cherokee 4th of July fireworks spectacular! This year, the fireworks are the main attraction, so all you need to do is sit back, recline under the stars, and enjoy the big, booming show. The fun and festivities will kick off at 10 p.m. on 4th of July eve at the old Cherokee High School.

Socially distanced fun for the whole family.

To ensure everyone has a safe, fun time, Cherokee will be following all the current CDC guidelines regarding social distancing, the wearing of masks, and other safety precautions. So as you’re claiming your spot and laying out your blanket or chairs, please be careful to maintain a safe space with all the families and friends around you. For those extra concerned with safety, you can watch the fireworks display conveniently from the comfort of your vehicle. Help Cherokee celebrate the big occasion with some noise, some bright, beautiful colors, and a great time for all. Free to all friends and families.

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