Cherry Bounce Festival

JUNE 14 & 15, 2019

Named after moonshiner Amos Owens' corn whiskey-based "Cherry Bounce" moonshine, the Cherry Bounce Festival features art from local and regional artists, live bluegrass/Americana music and cherry-inspired items by local restaurants and businesses. The FREE festival kicks off on Friday night with a bluegrass concert featuring Bluegrass music's reigning Entertainers of the Year, Balsam Range, at 7PM and continues on Saturday from 10AM-7PM with art vendors, live music from The Grit Lickers, The Jacktown Ramblers, Wiregrass and David Childers and the Serpents, food trucks and an appearance from "Moonshiners" star, Josh Owens!

 

If you are interested in being a vendor for the festival, please fill out the vendor application and email it to amybridges@townofforestcity.com or drop it off at Town Hall at 128 N. Powell Street, Forest City, NC 28043 Monday-Friday from 8AM-5PM.

Cherry Bounce Festival Artist Application

 

CHERRY BOUNCE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, JUNE 14
  • 6PM - Gates Open
  • 7-9PM - Balsam Range Concert

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 15
  • 10AM - Gates Open
  • 10AM-7PM - Art Vendors
  • 11AM-12:30PM - The Grit Lickers
  • 12-3PM - Josh Owens Appearance
  • 1-2:30PM - The Jacktown Ramblers
  • 3-4:30PM - Wiregrass
  • 5-6:30PM - David Childers and the Serpents
  • 7PM - End of Festival