Ruckus Pizza, Pasta & Spirits Presents.....
Pickin’ in the Pines Concert Series is back for the Fall and can be enjoyed each Wednesday evening in September from 5:30 - 8:30 pm. The series features some of the area' s best Bluegrass talent. All seating and music will take place on the spacious Crescent Deck creating a casual environment for you and your laid back friends. Picnics welcome however leave your beer/wine at home. The venue will feature a wide variety of food and beverages to include Brews from Sweetwater Brewing Company.
THE GRASS CATS continue to entertain audiences with their exciting live performances and critically acclaimed recordings. Their shows feature lively foot-stomping fiddle and banjo music, bluegrass classics, tight vocal harmonies, a capella gospel quartets and chart-topping original songs. Though careful never to lose their traditional bluegrass footing, the Cats also perform cleverly arranged "covers" of songs from artists as diverse as Eric Clapton, Duke Ellington and Johnny Cash.
With a total of eight CD's, their recording career has been highly acclaimed with four of their CD's landing in the Top 10 on Bluegrass Unlimited's national chart. Their latest release, A Good Way To Get The Blues, produced their second #1 hit “A Good Way To Get The Blues”. Their 2002 release, The Blues Are Back In Town, received a highlight review in Bluegrass Unlimited magazine and garnered the CATS their first #1 single, "Bluegrass Man." The CD was also named to County Sales' Top 5 Traditional Bluegrass Recording list for 2002. Their 2007 release, Home To Carolina, garnered a #2 single, “Pill Or Potion”.
Gates open at 5:30pm
Music runs 5:45pm - 8:30pm
Tickets - $5 for adults and kids 12 and under free
Picnics (no alcohol please), Pets on leashes, Lawn chairs, blankets, bottle water, purses/backpacks and small non-professional
Alcohol, Tents/staking, professional cameras with detachable lenses and audio or video recorders