The biannual White Oak Shores Bluegrass Festival provides a great opportunity to see 20 bluegrass concerts in two days. Located in Stella, the White Oak Shores Camping and RV Resort plays host to the festival scheduled for noon to 11pm on Friday and Saturday April 29-30.
Al Batten hosts both days of the festival. He has toured with the NC Symphony and is a member of Al Batten and the Bluegrass Reunion, which is scheduled to perform. Also on tap are Ted Jones & the Tarheel Boys, Three Rivers Band, Highway 58, Sweet Potato Pie, Kelly & the Cowboys, Boys from Carolina and others.
Tickets for the event are $20 per person, per day or $35 for both days. Camping packages are also available, however, camping is not required. Food and beverages are available during the event. Feel free to bring a string instrument and play in the after show. For more information, visit www.whiteoakshores.com or call 252-393-3244.