There’s a new festival coming to town on Saturday, Sept. 7. The Stave Fest will be held downtown, featuring artisan craft vendors, food trucks, craft beer, live music all day, and more.
There will be free live music on the Green from 11 a.m. until 9:30 p.m., featuring nine different musical acts.
The Stave Fest begins at 10 a.m. and includes the 100-200 blocks of South Main Street, Western Avenue, and the Lawrenceburg Green.
The lineup will include:
11-11:45 a.m. – Andy Palmer. This solo musician sings some southern rock and a little country. You may even hear some Prince and Bruce Springsteen.
11:45-12:30 p.m. – Sean Caudill. Some of his influences include Motley Crue and Kenny Wayne Shepherd.
12:30-1:15 p.m. – R&R. This duo is made up of sisters Rayna Warford on guitar and Ramsey Nicholson on mandolin/guitar. They perform country/bluegrass/gospel music.
1:15-2 p.m. – Billy Waford. This solo act plays guitar and sings covers of radio hits spanning throughout country and rock.
2-2:45 p.m. – Brothers From Different Mothers. They will entertain you with a mix of old and new country along with some southern rock.
2:45-3:30 p.m. – The Highs and The Lows. They are an American roots duo made up of Cole Ripy and Jessica Ripy. Some of their influences include Old Crow Medicine Show, Led Zeppelin, Jack White and Bob Dylan, among others.
3:30-4:15 p.m. – Intowishin – This trio of Central Kentucky musicians cover a wide variety of genres as well as composing and performing many original tunes.
4:15-5 p.m. – Chris Fallis – This singer/songwriter/producer performs music from a variety of genres.
5-5:45 p.m. – Jarrod Ray Stratton – This blue collar singer/songwriter’s performance will be inspired by growing up along the banks of the Kentucky River in Tyrone.
5:45-6:30 p.m. – Sound check
6:30-7:30 p.m. – Paul Williams – You can expect to hear him sing everything from Beatles to Nick Cave to some of Paul’s own originals.
7:30-9:30 p.m. – Second Hand News. They are a Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band… and that should tell you all you need to know about what to expect from them!
Admission to The Stave Fest is free.