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Festival information

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Performance Stages

ECRS Stage at South Depot
(174 S Depot St)
Jones House Stage
(604 W King St)
Mast General Store Stage at North Depot
(130 N Depot St)
BACR / 641 RPM Stage (at Espresso News)
(267 Howard St)
Appalachian Theatre
(559 W King St)
Dance Stage (at Wild Craft Eatery)
(506 W King St)


Boonerang International
(208 Howard St)
Kids Zone
(140 Queen St)


Food Options

In addition to downtown restaurants, food trucks and dessert vendors will be located throughout the festival grounds.

See full list of food vendors HERE


Boonerang International

-Vendors, nonprofits, and performances throughout the day at the Hope Center Lot.

See full list of vendors HERE






Other Happenings

-Roots in the Garden at Daniel Boone Native Gardens (Thursday)

-Boone Saloon
     -Warm Up Event (Thursday)

     -Local Showcase (Friday)

     -After Party (Saturday)

-Beer and Banjos at SouthEnd Brewing (Saturday)
-The After at Everybody's Bruncheon Club

-Doomerang at Lily's Snack Bar (Saturday)



Portable Toilets

-South Depot Zone - Howard Street

-Jones House Lot

-North Depot Zone - Stage Lot

-Wild Craft Eatery Dance Lot


*The Watauga Library and various downtown businesses have public restrooms available





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Each festival space will have designated areas for craft beer from local breweries:

-Appalachian Mountain Brewery

-Booneshine Brewing Co.

-Lost Province Brewing Co.

-SouthEnd Brewing Co.

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Kids Zone

Watauga County Public Library

Saturday, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

-Concert Stage

-Twist the Balloon Man - Balloon Creations

-Ayla the Dreams Fairy - Bubbler Extraordinaire

-Little Wing Ice Cream

-Casting Bread - Duck Races

-Children's Playhouse - Building Fun

-Watauga County Library - Handmade Instruments

-Friends of the Library - Books and Snacks

-High Country Association of Realtors - Coloring Books


Vintage Market

Presented by Anna Banana's


Boone Bagelry parking lot, next to the Dance Lot


Vintage, retro, and upcycled vending area





Merchandise & Info

North Depot Street in the Mast General Store warehouse space

-Official Festival Merchandise

-Festival Guide

-Water Refill Station


-Ear Plugs

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First Aid

(Courtesy of Boone Drug)

-Basic first aid supplies for cuts, scrapes, bee stings, etc.

-South Depot Zone

-Emergency services will also be on site

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Vendor Market

Friday 5-9pm (South Depot only)
Saturday 11am-8pm (varies by zone)


Local nonprofits and vendors will showcase handmade crafts, pottery, textiles, artwork, photography, jewelry, apparel, home décor, personal care items, food products, and more.

See full list of vendors HERE





Silent Disco

North Depot Stage

Friday & Saturday, 8-11pm

Free silent disco sessions will take place on Friday and Saturday nights following the concerts. 3 channels featuring 3 local DJs each night.

Friday: Deejays from Boone Area Community Radio


-Raheim Andrews

-Brewer World Tour

-DJ Chayo


Mellow Lounge

Free Activities:

-Tie-Dye Workshop

with Mellow Mushroom and

Boone's Fly Shop

-Interactive Art

with Let's Be Artsy

-Flow Yoga

at Neighborhood Yoga



-Downtown metered spaces on King and Queen Streets (Note: some lots will be reserved for festival staff, vendors, and musicians)

-Public lots and decks on ASU campus *Please read signage*

(Info at

-Watauga County Social Services / Health Department lot (off of Poplar Grove Connector)

-First Baptist Church of Boone (375 W King St)

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