An Appalachian Summer

Phone: 800-262-4046
Address: 733 Rivers St, Boone, NC
Website: www.AppSummer.org


A Diverse and Unique Mixture of Music, Dance, Theatre, Visuals Arts and Film to the High Country!

This year, An Appalachian Summer Festival will celebrate 34 years of providing one of the best arts and entertainment festivals in the High Country. What started over three decades ago as a small chamber music festival in July has grown into a multidisciplinary festival that offers diverse presentations like concerts, sculpture walk, live stage plays, orchestra performances and so much more.

2018 Lineup

July 1: Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

July 2: Film: “Amazonia”

July 3: Film: “In Between (Bar Bahar)”

July 5: Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

July 7: Kool & The Gang

July 9: Film: “Swallows and Amazons”

July 10: Film: “In the Fade (Aus dem Nichts)”

July 11: Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

July 14: Shaken & Stirred: Michael Feinstein and special guest Storm Large

July 15: Eastern Festival Orchestra featuring Misha Dichter

July 16: Film: ” A Fantastic Woman (Una Mujer Fantastica)”

July 18: Hayes School of Music Faculty Recital

July 20: NC Black Repertory Company: “The Legend of Buster Neal”

July 21: The Hot Sardines

July 22: Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

July 23: Film: “Wunderkinder”

July 24: Film: “Summer 1993 (Estiu 1993)”

July 25: Broyhill Chamber Ensemble

July 26: Rhiannon Giddens

July 28: Rosen Sculpture Walk


July 29: Rosen-Schaffel Competition

July 30: Film: “Jasper Jones”

July 31: Film: “Paradise (Ray)”

August 3: Film: “From the Land of the Moon”

August 4: Kristin Chenoweth

"We strive every year to make the festival even better."