Friday, January 15, 2010

Appalachian Weekend at Burr Oak This Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

The Burr Oak State Park Lodge and Conference Center will be sponsoring their annual Appalachian Weekend this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

On Jan. 15 and 16, crafts and other exhibits will be featured throughout the lodge, beginning at 10 a.m. Music is also a big part of the weekend activities. Musicians are encouraged to join in jam sessions each day.

Free concerts will be offered Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon. Saturday’s lineup includes the Pine Ridge Partners, The Stockdale Family Band, and Home Remedy Band. Sunday’s concert includes A’chording To Tradition, The Stockdale Family Band, and Home Remedy Band.

The Cardinal Dining Room will be open and offer specials throughout the weekend. Traditional Appalachian food will also be served by community groups during the day on Saturday and Sunday.

Burr Oak Lodge is easily found just north of Glouster on beautiful highway 78 through historic Bishopville. Find more information about the park at the lodge website and find your way there using this map.

Come on out for a great weekend and celebrate our Appalachian Heritage!