There are lots of places to enjoy great tunes in Blowing Rock!
See the listings and links below for regular concerts, dinner entertainment, and late night musical performances. Just in case you need to know: Late Night Food & Drink info can be found at the bottom of the page!
See our calendar for specific events and performances!
Cocktail Hour & Dinner Entertainment:
Music on the Lawn at Ragged Gardens. Each Friday night May-October, weather permitting, 5:30-8pm.
Free! 828-295-9703 for band schedule.
Green Park Inn welcomes local jazz pianist Charlie Ellis on Friday and Saturday evenings. 6-10pm. Plus, on Sundays enjoy Music on the Veranda 4:00-8:00pm (indoors in colder months) along with Sunday's Green Plate Special at Chestnut Grille inside the hotel. Year round. No cover.
Town Tavern features musical guests in the dining room, and outside on the patio in warmer months, each Friday night. A variety of performers, including several local favorites. Plus, for those who enjoy sports entertainment, you'll be glad to know Town Tavern keeps NFL Sunday Ticket, along with plenty of tvs! Year round. No cover. Call 828-295-7500 for performance info.
Woodlands BBQ hosts local performers each evening during dinner. Year round. No cover, great classic tunes!
Sunday Jazz Brunch at Canyons is featured each week. Enjoy delicious brunch specials and Jazz with Todd Wright & Friends, 11am-2:30pm. Year round. No cover. 828-295-7661
Blowing Rock Jazz Society presents live Jazz concerts on a selected Sunday of each month, April-October. A great variety of artists! Dinner reservations are available to enjoy during the concert. All concerts are hosted at Meadobrook Inn at 7pm.
General Admission is $20 for non-members, $5 for students, and $75 for Individual Annual Memberships (all concerts).
Call 828-295-4300 for tickets and reservations.
Chetola Resort hosts live musical performances on the Timberlake's patio during its "Steak on the Lake" special events each Wednesday in late Spring, Summer, and early Fall. Reservations are suggested.
Late Night Music
Canyons regularly hosts live bands, some well-known, others worth a look and listen. Year round. Selected Fridays and Saturdays, usually starting at 10pm, many with no cover. 828-295-7661
Twigs features live music selected Fridays and Saturdays. Year round. Music usually starts at 9:30pm, many performances with no cover. 828-295-5050
Late Night Food & Drink
Six Pence Pub serves food till 10pm on weekdays, and midnight on Friday and Saturdays. Bar open till 2am nightly. 828-295-3155
Canyons serves dinner till 10pm on Friday & Saturdays, with bar open till 2am. 828-295-7661
Town Tavern serves a bar menu until midnight each evening, bar open till 2am on weekends. 828-295-7500
Twigs Restaurant serves food till 10pm on Friday & Saturdays, with bar open till 2am. 828-295-5050
At Six Pence Pub