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2013 TGIF Schedule:
- May 3rd: Throwdown Jones (Classic Rock)
- May 10th: MOJO & The Bayou Gypsies (Cajun & Zydeco)
- May 11th: Morganton Jazz Festival
- May 17th: Atlantic Groove (Beach) & Teen DJ Night
- May 24th: Special Family Night with proceds benefitting D.A.R.E. featuring Inner City Mountain Men (Folk Rock) & Teen DJ Night
- May 31st: Too Much Sylvia (Variety)
- June 7th: Buick MacKane (Southern Rock)
- June 14th: Sweet Revenge (Classic Rock)
- June 21st: Uncle Hamish & The Hooligans (Celtic Rock) & Teen DJ Night
- June 28th: The Matt Stratford Band (Rock)
- July 12th: The Roadrunnerz (Country, Rock)
- July 19th: Dave Dribbon & the Stomping Rain (Roots Rock) & Teen DJ Night
- July 26th: Too Far Gone (Country)
As always, TGIF is a FREE summer concert series!
TGIF runs May 3 through July 26 in 2013! Bands perform from 7:00pm till 10:00pm with food and beverage vendors opening at 6:00pm. TGIF is a rain or shine event. Bring a chair or blanket out to the Historic Burke County Courthouse Lawn and come enjoy free music!
New this year:
- New food vendors this year! Each Friday will feature a food truck including: wood-fired pizza, greek fare,wraps, rice bowls, fish tacos and more! Plus, hamburgers, hotdogs, italian ice, french fries, kettle corn, ice cream…and
of course your favorite beer and wine!
- Teen DJ Night with DJ Bert Lindsey of Magical Music! From 6-10pm on 4 Friday nights this summer (the 3rd Friday of May, June & July, plus Family Night on May 24th), join the DJ on East Union Street next to the Courthouse Lawn for a dance party!
- Games for adults on the northeast corner of the Courthouse Lawn!
Need directions to courthouse? Check out the location here.
Rules for having fun at TGIF:
- No personal coolers
- No pets
- No smoking
- No solicitation
- No weapons of any kind
- No amplification
- No oversized signs [considered larger than letter sized (8.5″ x 11″) paper]
- No distribution of literature of any kind
- We have a designated area set aside for the purpose of free speech, distribution of literature, etc. Please go to the grassy area on the corner of N. Green and Avery Ave. for this purpose.
- ZERO TOLERANCE for non-compliance with these rules
- The TGIF Concert Series is a production of Historic Morganton Festival, Inc.