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Rhonda Vincent & The Rage will perform on Thursday, Aug. 15 at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

The 45th Annual NC State Bluegrass Festival returns Aug. 15-17 to the grounds of Tom Johnson's Camping Center. This is an outdoor festival in the campground under a pavilion and tents.

Bring your own chairs. No pets allowed in the concert area. Chair Policy: No high back, extra wide, rocking chairs or lounge chairs. Call 1-800-225-7802 to make reservations for camping at Tom Johnson's Camping World


Gene Watson & The Farwell Party will be performing at the NC State Bluegrass Festival on Thursday, Aug. 15 at 8:15, featuring special guest Rhonda Vincent.

2019 Performers include:

Thursday, Aug. 15

Noon - Cane Mill Road

12:45 p.m. -Kenny Stinson & Perfect Timing

1:30 p.m. -The Inspirations

2:15 p.m. -The Morgan Brothers

3 p.m. -Rhonda Vincent & The Rage


4:30 p.m. -Cane Mill Road

5:15 p.m. -Kenny Stinson & Perfect Timing

6 p.m. -The Inspirations

6:45 p.m. -The Morgan Brothers

7:30 p.m. -Rhonda Vincent & The Rage

8:15 p.m. - Gene Watson & The Farwell Party

Friday, Aug. 16

Noon -Backline

12:45 pm -DeeperShade of Blue

1:30 p.m. -The Primitive Quartet

2:15 p.m. -Jeff Parker & Co.

3 p.m. -Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

4 p.m. -Tennessee Mafia Jug Band


5:30 p.m. -Backline

6:15 p.m. -DeeperShade of Blue

7 p.m. -The Primitive Quartet

7:45 p.m. -Jeff Parker & Co.

8:30 p.m. -Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

9:30 p.m. -Tennessee Mafia Jug Band

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The Malpass Brothers will perform on Saturday, Aug. 17 at 4 p.m. and 9:35 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Noon -King James Boys

12:45 p.m. -Darin & Brooke Aldridge

1:30 p.m. -Big Country Bluegrass

2:15 p.m. -The Gibson Brothers

3 p.m. -Balsam Range

4 p.m. -The Malpass Brothers


5:30 p.m. -King James Boys

6:15 p.m. -Darin & Brooke Aldridge

7 p.m. -Big Country Bluegrass

7:45 p.m. -The Gibson Brothers

8:40 p.m. -Balsam Range

9:35 p.m. -The Malpass Brothers

Tickets cost $40 in advance or $45 at the gate. For more info, visit https://adamsbluegrass.com/festivals-1/2017/8/17/45th-annual-north-carolina-state-bluegrass-festival.

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