- Beer & Bacon Fest: April 9- Cary's Booth Amphitheater
- Merle Fest: April 28-May 1st- Wilkesboro, NC
- Beer, Bourbon & Bacon: May 7- Symphony Park Charlotte, NC / August 5 & 6- Cary's Booth Amphitheater
- Taste of Charlotte: June 5 & 6
- Bluegrass Fest in Raleigh in Sept
- The State Fair in October
- The Big Crafty in July and Dec in Asheville.