Need another reason to attend the biggest whitewater paddling event in years? How about free live music from some of the Asheville area's best bands? Come for the competition, do your own outdoor activities and stick around to celebrate the day alongside 200 paddling athletes from all over the planet.
See the official live music schedule below to find out who we've got lined up for your visit.
Live Music Schedule. All Shows on Main Event Stage at NOC Competition Venue:
Tuesday, September 3rd
5 PM - 8 PM The Broadcast - Rock/Neo-soul/Classic
Wednesday, September 4th
5 PM - 8 PM Chalwa - Reggae
Thursday, September 5th
5 PM - 8 PM The Fritz - Electronic Funk Rock
Friday, September 6th
4 PM - 7 PM Playing on the Planet - Contemporary Bluegrass
8 PM - 11 PM The Freight Hoppers - Bluegrass/Strings
Saturday, September 7th
4 PM - 7 PM Buncombe Turnpike - Traditional/Contemporary Bluegrass/Gospel
8 PM - 11 PM The Mad Tea - Rock
Sunday, Septebmer 8th
4 PM - 7 PM Unspoken Tradition - Bluegrass
8 PM - 11 PM Dirty Bourbon River Show - Folk/Rock/Blues/Jazz/Latin/Gypsy/Traditional
New Orleans Styles
Please note this is a tentative Music Schedule. These bands will play on specified days of the week, but times may vary. Check here for a final Music Schedule for the week of the event.