Yo Mama’s Major Body fat Booty Band, Larry Keel Experience, Abby Bryant among 20 acts to execute in downtown Boone, N.C.

BOONE, N.C. — Propelled by an enthusiastic reception in its inaugural year, the Boonerang Music & Arts Pageant right now announces its new music lineup for the 2nd annual free of charge group celebration offered by the City of Boone and supporting partners. The competition returns to downtown Boone Thursday via Saturday, June 15-17.

Larry Keel Practical experience

Twenty musical acts confirmed for the 2023 edition of Boonerang consist of Asheville-dependent, born-in-Boone funk outfit Yo Mama’s Massive Unwanted fat Booty Band, bluegrass icons the Larry Keel Working experience, blues and soul rockers (and Application State alums) Abby Bryant & The Echoes, wife-and-spouse roots duo Zoe & Cloyd and classical-encouraged folk purveyors the Kruger Brothers. 

Dr. Bacon, Jonathan Scales Fourchestra, DaShawn Hickman, Liam Purcell & Cane Mill Road, Will Easter and the Nomads, Ashley Heath and Her Heathens, Carolina Reapers, Possum Jenkins, Banana da Terra, Supatight, Clint Roberts & The Holler Choir, Jeff Minor Trio, Nobody’s Business, Crys Matthews and the Burnett Sisters Trio also join the 2023 lineup.

“We are really enthusiastic to carry a further assorted lineup of Boone-related artists and bands for our second Boonerang Tunes & Arts Competition,” said Mark Freed, the Town of Boone’s director of cultural assets. “With two competition nights foremost up to Saturday and far more bands than very last year, it is heading to be a comprehensive weekend with one thing for everyone.”

Abby Bryant & The Echoes

The function will the moment yet again element performances and actions at several downtown spots, an arts and crafts market place, silent disco and kids’ functions — in addition to the array of food, beverages and shopping always obtainable in downtown Boone.

The pageant formally expands to 3 times in 2023, kicking off with a celebration of the famous Doc Watson at the Appalachian Theatre on Thursday. Boonerang also programs ongoing partnerships with 641rpm and Boone Location Neighborhood Radio as effectively as other venues to promote further performances throughout the weekend.

Fascinated in vending or volunteering at Boonerang 2023? Glimpse for the “Get Involved” tab at BoonerangFest.com for much more details, which include the seller application, due by Feb. 10.

Corporations and organizations intrigued in sponsoring the festival or taking part in action programming are questioned to contact Freed at 828-268-6280 or [email protected] 

For a lot more data about Boonerang, pay a visit to BoonerangFest.com.

By Indana