LAKE NORMAN FALL FOLK ART FESTIVAL
4th annual Lake Norman Folk Art Festival
Saturday, October 6, 2012 11:00 am to 4:00 pm in Sherrills Ford, NC.
Mt. Pleasant Road off Highway 150 in Sherrills Ford
Nearly 30 Southern contemporary folk artists from NC and beyond will be demonstrating and offering their work for sale.
Unusual: 3 “Art Cars”. Chris “Chub” Hubbard from Athens, GA is bringing his “Heaven and Hell” Car. Robert Seven of Asheville is bringing his “Emerge-N-See” art ambulance. And C.M. & Grace Kelly Laster of Crofton, KY are bringing their “Rockin’ Holy Roller” Car.
MECKTOBER FEST 2012
4th Annual Celebrate Mecktober Fest "German-style" at The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
215 Southside Drive, Charlotte, NC 28217
Saturday - October 6th, 2012 12pm-10pm
$5.00 ENTRY FEE - All food and drinks a la carte
Fresh beer, food, and 3 live bands
Unusual: 9 piece traditional German band; handmade Italian sausage and brats shipped from Germany
8TH ANNUAL BLUES AND JAZZ FESTIVAL
8th Annual Blues and Jazz Festival begins with a concert featuring Biscuit Miller at the Sylvia Theater in Historic Downtown York and ends on Saturday in Rock Hill
27 North Congress Street , York, SC 29745
Thursday – Saturday October 4th – 6th, 2012
Unusual: this year they’ve made it family friendly providing kids an introduction to musical instruments used by blues musicians
Also Beyond the Usual is they’ve added a restaurant crawl, where a $10 wristband will gain festival-goers entry into all 9 venues that evening