HILLSBOROUGH -  (July 19, 2021) - The seventh almost-annual outdoors Bluegrass Festival at Historic Moorefields will take place on Saturday, September 18, 2021. The festival lasts from 2PM to 7PM at 2201 Moorefields Road, Hillsborough. The performers are from the Triangle area and include The Cutups, GrassStreet, Vintage Blue, Bluegrass Experience and Counter Clockwise Street Band.

Lawn seating is $15 per person. Tickets for teens 13-17 are $10. Children 12 and under attend without charge. Bring your chairs and blankets but leave your dog at home. All parking is free. Food Trucks, Beer and wine and other drinks are available.

The rain date is Sunday, September 19.

Moorefields was built in 1785 as a summer home by Alfred Moore, a military, educational and judicial leader who ultimately served as the second and last North Carolinian on the United States Supreme Court. The property is administered by the Friends of Moorefields, a tax-exempt nonprofit. Proceeds help maintain the house and grounds, explore the history of Moorefields and the people who lived here, and share this special resource. Donations help to fund the educational, environmental, artistic and historic preservation goals of the Friends of Moorefields.

Purchase tickets in advance online at Tickets are also available at the door. For more information, call 919-732-4941.


Photo by Sallie Scharding Design