8th Annual Papa Joe’s Banjo-B-Que Music Festival


Friday, May 26, 2017 - 4:00 pm

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Papa Joe’s Banjo-B-Que Music Festival is excited to announce the full lineup of artists that will play at the 8th annual event during Memorial Day Weekend, 4-11 p.m. Friday, May 26 and 10:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, May 27 at Evans Towne Center Park. The 2017 lineup includes:

  • headlining acts The Avett Brothers - Greensky Bluegrass
  • The Defibulators, Banditos, Natchez Tracers
  • Villain Family, Hog Slop String Band, Harvest Thieves, Kyshona Armstrong
  • Sailing to Denver, The Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Cicada Rhythm
  • West King String Band, Niles Foley, Laney Jones
  • Porter Oaks, The High Divers, Royal Johnson, The Mason Jars
  • The Ramblin’ Fevers, and Delta Cane

Tickets on sale at banjobque.com. Early Bird General Admission Weekend Pass $60 (limited quantity available). Regular General Admission Weekend Pass $70 / Weekend VIP $250. Daily passes available at a later date. Kids 12 & under are FREE in General Admission AreaIn addition to entertainment, we are proud to once again feature a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned barbecue competition. Professional barbecue cookers from across the country will compete for $40,000 in prize money. We will also host a large variety of craft beer for our adult patrons. There will be plenty of activities for the kids to enjoy including a petting zoo, pig races, face painting and much more!Papa Joe’s Banjo-B-Que Music Festival came to life in 2010 to honor Joe Pond, who gave so much to his community. Feel-good music, southern barbecue & most of all a family atmosphere were a few of the things Joe Pond enjoyed and loved sharing with his family. All proceeds benefit the Joseph R. Pond Memorial Foundation, which benefits the CSRA Foundation.

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Evans Towne Center Park
7016 Evans Town Center Blvd.
Evans, Georgia
United States