September 9th & 10th 2022
Featuring a US 23 Country Music Highway Homecoming
friday night Sept 9th
9:00 MAIN STAGE
A life full of music. That’s the story of Ricky Skaggs. By age 21, he was already considered a “recognized master” of one of America’s most demanding art forms, but his career took him in other directions, catapulting him to popularity and success in the mainstream of country music. His life’s path has taken him to various musical genres, from where it all began in bluegrass music, to striking out on new musical journeys, while still leaving his musical roots intact.
7:30 MAIN STAGE
Noah Thompson is an American Idol 2022 (Season 20) contestant who is 19 years old from Louisa, Kentucky. He worked as a Construction Worker and loves to sing and write songs.
Noah completed his schooling from Lawrence County High School and graduation in Kentucky itself.
He also published his 3 orginal songs on his official YouTube channel whose names are Not a Phase, Pedestal and Heart Painted Black.
During American Idol auditions, he performed on Kameron Marlowe’s song Giving You Up.
6:00 MAIN STAGE
Larry Cordle was born and raised on a small family farm in eastern Kentucky. While a young child, he was introduced to bluegrass, country, and gospel music, by his great grandfather Harry Bryant, an old-time claw hammer banjo stylist, fiddle player, and dancer. He recounts, “Mom said I could sing I’ll Fly Away, all the way through when I was two years old!” Cordle fondly remembers this early influence by pointing out, “We lived so far away from everything that we had to make our own entertainment.
Bobby & Teddi Cyrus
4:30 MAIN STAGE
Bobby Cyrus is no stranger to the many facets of the music industry, having quite literally grown up with it all around him in the little town of Louisa, Kentucky. His father, Bobby “Bob” Glenn Cyrus, is who Bobby says influenced him as an artist and songwriter more than anyone else.