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Photography by Jason Moore

Band Together Main Event


  • Fri, May 5, 2017 – Sun, May 7, 2017 10 am - 12 pm

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LOCATION: Red Hat Amphitheater - 500 S Mcdowell St

Mark your calendars for May 6th – the Band Together Main Event at Red Hat Amphitheater. This year we’re bringing North Carolina’s Ben Folds to Red Hat for his one man piano show, with special guests The London Souls and opener The Travers Brothership, winners of Last Band Standing 2017!

Ticket Prices

  • Sections 1 & 2: $40*
  • Section 3: Reserved/VIP
  • Sections 4-7: $30*
  • Lawn Seating: $20*
  • VIP: $150

VIP Includes: Beer/wine/drinks; dinner, desserts and late night snacks from Eschelon Experiences’ restaurants; premier viewing in venue; and fun & games in the VIP section.

All concert proceeds benefit the 2017 Band Together/YMCA Partnership

Associated Street Closures:

Date:  Friday, May 5 - Sunday, May 7

Associated Street Closures:

The following streets are closed from 10 am on Friday, May 5 until 12 noon on Sunday, May 7:

Lenoir Street between Dawson and McDowell Streets