Carter Family Traditional Music Festival

Music festival held the first weekend in August presented in honor of The Original Carter Family, the first family of country music, and commemorating the historic 1927 Bristol Recording Sessions.

Gates open Friday at 3:00 PM and Saturday at Noon.  This year the Saturday headliner is Wry Straw. For more information and the complete schedule, go to our website.  While you're there, check our Footstompin' Friday Nighst show schedule!

Visit the Carter Family Museum in the old general store building and the recently restored original cabin that was the birthplace of A.P. Carter.

Event Dates/Times

8/1/2014 - 8/2/2014