LEAF downtown

The two-day event features rich local music including soul, old-time, folk, hip-hop, Americana, blues, and Appalachian roots.

LEAF Downtown

LEAF downtown
The two-day event features rich local music including soul, old-time, folk, hip-hop, Americana, blues, and Appalachian roots.

Friday & Saturday, August 27 & 28, 2021

LEAF’s 6th annual showcase of dynamic musical talent, immersive cultural arts performances, and local handcraft and culinary artists takes place August 27 & 28.

Experience world-class music featuring more than 200 performers on three stages, 70 hand-selected artisan craft and food vendors, and nonstop family adventure programming.

Enjoy the Family Adventure Zone, parades, interactive art installations, roaming artists, healing artists, and shops featuring handcrafted goods. Rich local music including soul, old-time, folk, hip-hop, Americana, blues, Appalachian roots, and new music by new generations.

Diverse lineup includes Newcleus, and Electro Funk Band from Brooklyn, known for hits like “Jam on It” and “Computer Age.” Grandmaster Caz of the Cold Crush Brothers—a legendary rapper stapled into hip-hop history, will perform a couple of songs with Cactus of The Secret Agency and 23 Skidoo, off Cactus’s latest project.

Come hear music by local giants like WestSound, Free Planet Radio, DJ Bowie, Kinobe and the Dance of Hope, DJ Brett Rock, The Kalimba Man Kevin Spears, Adi the Monk, Funkin’ Around with King Garfield, and many other amazing groups.

Held in Pack Square Park in downtown Asheville from 12 noon until 11 p.m. Please mask up; do your part to stop Covid.

Full lineup and additional details at theleaf.org/leaf-downtown-avl-lineup.

 

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