Doyle Lawson Honored During Inaugural Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival
All-Star Line-Up of Bluegrass Greats Pleases Crowd
Festival Expands to Two Days in 2023
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PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (September 25, 2022) – Fans at the Inaugural Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival enjoyed the sounds of some of the best in Bluegrass during Saturday night's event at the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge, TN.
Kyle Cantrell, Host and Program Director of SiriusXM's Bluegrass Junction, emceed the night filled with music featuring Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers, the Junior Sisk Band, Authentic Unlimited, the Grascals, and the Po' Ramblin Boys.
Clarke Beasley, Festival Show Manager, remarked: "We couldn't be more pleased with the inaugural Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival. We believe tonight has successfully established a premiere annual bluegrass event."
During the evening, fans were delighted to see iconic bluegrass legend, Doyle Lawson, return to the stage. Fans lept to their feet as it was announced that September 24 would be named as Doyle Lawson day in Pigeon Forge, TN. The proclamation was announced by Earlene Teaster, Pigeon Forge City Manager.
With the success of the inaugural event, organizers have announced the festival will expand to two days in 2023.
The 2023 Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival will feature the Grascals, Junior Sisk, Po' Ramblin Boys, Rhonda Vincent, Jimbo Whaley & Greenbriar, Balsam Ridge, Dale Ann Bradley and Joe Mullins.
Tickets for the 2023 Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival will go on sale towards the end of October.
For more information, visit www.PFBluegrass.com.
Source Conduit Media
September 25, 2022 2:41pm ET by Conduit Media