April 16, 2021 - April 17, 2021
Hagood Mill will be hosting a weekend-long event of Old Time and Bluegrass Jams. On Friday, April 16 we will have evening entertainment at the Heritage Pavilion. Henry Barnes and the Tennessee Hillbuddies will play from 7:30 to 9:00. Hailing from Johnson City, TN, the Tennessee Hillbuddies consists of fiddler Henry Barnes, Ali Kafka and Conner Vliestra. They will be followed by The Grit Lickers from 9:15 to 10:30. The Grit Lickers are comprised of Julie Chiles, Zeb Gambill and Owen Grooms of Pretty Little Goat. The Grit Lickers will host our late night jam on Friday night and folks are encouraged to camp on site. Admission to Friday night is $10 per person and camping is a separate fee.
On Saturday, April 17 we host our Folklife Festival featuring the operation of the historic Hagood Mill, living history demonstrators, an artisan craft market and food concessions. Musical entertainment will be provided by the Johnson Family and Owen Grooms on the historical stage and folks jamming around the site. Admission to Saturday's happenings is $5 per person aged 13 and up. Children 12 and under are free and there is no parking fee.