Don’t miss the Triad’s premier late summer music festival that will bring together a variety of awesome talent to downtown Mocksville! Because of Hurricane Florence, Mill Fest has been rescheduled for noon – 10:30 p.m. on September 29th at Junker’s Mill Outdoor Theaterlocated at 107 S. Salisbury Street.
“The Mill Fest Music Festival brings together bands that are local favorites along with rising stars on the music scene,” said Tami Langdon, community development coordinator. “Along with the variety of music, we’ll have food trucks and beverages for the whole family. This is a wonderful way to wind down the summer and enjoy all that historic Mocksville has to offer. The Mill Fest is a family-friendly event with something for everyone!”
“We’re offering sponsorship packages beginning at just $100 which includes your logo on all advertising as well as tickets to the Mill Fest. It’s a great way to show your support for Mocksville and the activities that make our town awesome and unique!” she added.
Food and beverages will be available for purchase – no coolers, please. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the fun.
This festival is hosted by Mocksville Tourism Development Authority and Davie County Recreation and Parks.
Look Who’s Coming!
Noon – 1:45 p.m.
Poundcake with Tom Elmore and his straight-up rock and roll band. Capturing the classic rock of the 70’s and 80’s including ACDC, Tom Petty, Aerosmith and all of the best rockers of the time, you’ll be on your feet! Pound Cake is a hit on every stage they perform!
2:15 – 3:45 p.m.
A local favorite, Exit 180 plays authentic rock, classic and Southern rock along with familiar country songs that you can sing and dance to. Exit 180 has a unique sound using acoustic and electric guitars, keyboards and soaring harmonies. They play a wide range of music appealing to all ages!
4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
Self-proclaimed as the Triad’s only “middle-aged boy band,” The Pop Guns specialize in 70’s and 80’s danceable pop/rock. They also like to play games like “name that TV theme song,” so if you are looking for a band working to make live music fun, check them out!
6 – 7:45 p.m.
Georgia-born and raised in King, North Carolina, Tiffany Ashton was named “Best Country Artist by the Hollywood Music & Media Awards and a 2018 Nashville Universe Rising Star. Tiffany brings her unique vocals, vulnerable lyrics and intertwines them with her vibrant modern country sound for a show you won’t soon forget!
8:15 – 10:30 p.m.
Big Daddy Mojo has an award-winning blues-rock sound like no other! Soulfulness and energy infuse everything they play. A frequent performer and a hometown favorite all over North Carolina, Big Daddy Mojo provides an electrifying show. You’ll stomp your feet and clap your hands to the sound of blues, R&B, and rock!
Mill Fest Ticket Information
Adults = $10
Children under 12 receive FREE admission WITH DONATION of canned or non-perishable
“Volunteers are always welcome,” said Langdon. “We need each volunteer for 2 hours and you’ll get food and drink tickets, too.”
For more information or to volunteer or become a sponsor, contact Tami Langdon, community development coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 336-753-6705.