JOMEOKEE FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS 2012 ARTIST LINEUP
ARTIST WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Jomeokee Music and Arts Festival is pleased to announce the daily lineup of artists scheduled at its September 14 – 16, 2012 festival. Attendees of the Pinnacle, NC festival will be treated to world-class bluegrass, Americana, jam, funk and reggae on side-by-side stages that frame majestic Pilot Mountain.
Patrons will say farewell to summer with camping, live music, late night campfire jams, children’s activities and artist workshops. Get to know and interact with Del McCoury, Patterson Hood, and Larry Keel on Friday, Drew Emmitt and Ronnie McCoury on Saturday, and Matt Butler and Jeff Sipe also on Saturday in intimate pickin' and grinnin' sessions.
Gates will open for VIP ticket holders at 2 PM ET, Thursday, September 13. Gates open for general admission ticket holders at 9 AM ET, Friday, September 14th. The music begins at 1:30 PM ET on Friday, September 14th and ends at 3:00 PM ET, Sunday, September 16th. Festival attendees who wish to camp on Sunday night may purchase an extra night of camping for $25; otherwise, patrons must leave the festival grounds by 6:00 PM ET, Sunday, September 16.
Advance price general admission 3-day passes are currently on sale for $145 through www.jomeokeefest.com. General admission passes will move to the regular ticket price of $155 on September 4. VIP packages featuring a Thursday night pig picking, VIP lounge, ice cream socials and happy hours, artist meet and greets and more are also available online for $300. And for patrons looking for the ultimate in convenience, The Show Sherpa deluxe camping packages are available through www.theshowsherpa.com.
Friday, September 14
Yonder Mountain String Band
Keller Williams and the Travelin' McCourys
Jimmy Herring Band
Patterson Hood Band
Larry Keel and Natural Bridge
Captain Midnight Band
Saturday, September 15
Del McCoury Band
Yonder Mountain String Band/All Star Bluegrass Jam
Everyone Orchestra with Jimmy Herring
George Porter Jr.
Vinnie Amico and more.
Sunday, September 16
Del McCoury Gospel Hour
Bluegrass Brunch Featuring the DanBerrys and Friends
Reverbnation Contest Winner (TBD)