July 19 Folksy Fest in Salem – George Hamilton IV Memorialized with the naming of a Business 40 bridge – The sign is already up, but the NC Dept. of Transportation’s “Formal Dedication Ceremony” & Celebration will be on July 19th, 2016 — George’s birthdate!
There will also be a George Hamilton IV Memorial Music Event “on-the-Square” in Old Salem that evening.” Winston-Salem, NC. All the details at Folksy Fest
George Hamilton IV: Folksy Music Festival
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Salem Square (S. Main St. and Academy St)
A free concert of Americana/Bluegrass/Gospel/Folk-Country acoustic music in Memory of Winston-Salem son and lifelong Moravian: George Hamilton IV, recording artist, member of The Grand Ole Opry, and referred to as the “International Ambassador of Country Music.” Located in Salem Square (bring your blanket). Rain location: Historic St. Philips Moravian Church, 911 South Church Street, Old Salem.
All Musical Artists are Donating Their Talents & Time and there will be a “Love Offering” to Benefit the Educational Programs of Old Salem Museums & Gardens for School Children and The Moravian Music Foundation.