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Americana Roots Festival Shuttle Service

The Americana Roots & Beer Festival will be held Friday, May 6, 2011 from 5:00pm to 11:00pm. This is a music festival for all ages featuring Big House Radio, The Harris Brothers, Balsam Range and a "New Roots Showcase." Bring your lawn chairs and dancing shoes as we celebrate into the night. T-shirts and hats will be available for sale. Food & Beverage vendors will be available for product purchases and Budweiser will be selling craft beer and Bud Light in the music festival area.

Craft Brewery Tent: Instead of arts and crafts"¦our festival will feature a unique component"¦a craft brewery artesian sample tent for patrons 21 years or older with wristband. There is an art to making beer! Craft Breweries include Craggie Brewing Company, Frog Level Brewing Company, Abita Brewery, Star Hill Brewery, Asheville Brewery and more; will be in attendance distributing tastes to qualified ticket holders. .

The Town of Maggie Valley promotes responsible drinking. As such, beer distribution will CEASE at 10:00 p.m. Music and festivities will continue until 11:00 p.m. There is also a large inventory of affordable roomsavailable in Maggie Valley for patrons to spend the night.

A FREE SHUTTLE will be running from 4:45 p.m. until 11:45 p.m. Friday, May 6, 2011; stopping at various locations along the entire 5 mile stretch making it easy for all patrons to ride to and from their accommodations to the event.

Official Shuttle Stops are as follows:

  • Maggie Valley Inn & Conference Center
  • Maggie Valley Golf Club & Resort
  • Ramada Inn
  • Ghost Town Parking Lot - Turn around
  • Town Hall
  • Best Western
  • Clarketon Motel

DISPATCH NUMBER: Services will be provided by Premier Cab Company. Guests at all motels and hotels may call the dispatch number @ 828-734-3457 to make arrangements. Services are only provided to those guests going to the Americana Roots Festival.

Visit the Americana Roots Festival website or Facebook for updated information. For a full list of accommodations, visit www.VisitNCsmokies.comand click Maggie Valley. A limited amount of free parking is available at the festival grounds on a first come first serve basis.

Don't Drink and Drive!

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