Salute to Bluegrass

  • Dates: September 23, 2019 - September 26, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Venue: RDU International Airport
  • Location: RDU/Brier Creek
  • Address: 2400 John Brantley Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27560
  • Phone: 919.840.7700
  • Times: 1:30-5:30pm
  • Admission: Free


Raleigh-Durham International Airport is hosting its annual Salute to Bluegrass Music Series September 23-27, 2019 to welcome those attending the International Bluegrass Music Association’s World of Bluegrass events in Raleigh.

Local bluegrass groups will perform in the terminals during peak arrival and departure periods, welcoming the thousands of artists, fans and music industry professionals expected to attend this year’s events.

Schedule of live music:
*Mon., Sept. 23:
-1:30-3pm: Dry Bread Road (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: Cane Mill Road (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: The Family Sowell (Terminal 1 Baggage Claim)

*Tues., Sept. 24:
-1:30-3pm: Davis Bradley (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: Wyldwood (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)

*Wed., Sept. 25:
-4-5:30pm: Nixon Blevins and Gage (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: Nick Chandler and Delivered (Terminal 1 Baggage Claim)

*Thurs., Sept. 26:
-1:30-3pm: Never Too Late (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: Rain Check (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: Oak City String Band (Terminal 1 Baggage Claim)

*Fri., Sept. 27:
-1:30-3pm: Greg Wilson and Second Wind (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: The Jones Sisters (Terminal 2 Baggage Claim)
-4-5:30pm: The Hensons Band (Terminal 1 Baggage Claim)