Covered Bridge Jams: Bluegrass Jamboree
June 17 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Presented by the City of Elizabethton Parks and Recreation, Covered Bridge Jams is a weekly, FREE summer concert series. It is located at our beautiful Covered Bridge Park. Be sure to bring a blanket or chair and enjoy some great entertainment!
Covered Bridge Jams presents their 3rd annual Bluegrass Jamboree with special guest Ralph Stanley II and the Clinch Mountain Boys. Featuring performances by Tim Decker & TN River and Stemwinder. This will take place at Covered Bridge Park at 5pm.
The night will feature Grammy Award-winning artist Ralph Stanley II and the Clinch Mountain Boys as they celebrate more than 75 years of The Clinch Mountain style of music.
Ralph II began working professionally for his father in the 1995. With three no. 1 singles in his career; including the 2019 hit “Beautiful Hills of Home,” Ralph II and his band configuration brings a lot of talent, energy, and humor to the stage as they perform old-time favorites, bluegrass hits, and new original material.
Ralph II has had two Grammy nominations on previous albums he recorded with Rebel Records. In 2002, he earned his first Grammy along with his father Dr. Ralph Stanley for their collaboration with Jim Lauderdale on ‘Lost in the Lonesome Pines.’ Ralph II has proven to be an accomplished songwriter and has 6 solo albums under his belt, along with the highly acclaimed duet album with his father titled ‘Side by Side.’ Playing more than 200 shows a year, Ralph Stanley II and The Clinch Mountain Boys are an audience favorite at festivals, clubs, arenas, amphitheaters, country fairs and wherever the blue bus might take them.
Thanks to the Covered Bridge Jams’ sponsor, Northeast Community Credit Union!