Bele Chere Festival 2009

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The Bele Chere Festival is an annual 3-day music festival on the streets of Downtown Asheville featuring live, original music all day and night for 350,000 festival-goers. Surrounded by the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina, you could perform at one of the SoutheastÂ’s Largest Free Outdoor Street Festivals.

The Bele Chere Festival will fill up to 6 slots with artists that use Sonicbids to submit. In total, there are 50-75 artists performing on 4 stages. All selected artists will be compensated for their performance.

The festival is committed to a diverse musical line up and features local, regional and national performers in genres including everything from Americana, bluegrass, world and reggae to rock, blues, singer/songwriter and more. Featured past performers include Travis Tritt, The Wailers, Original P Funk, Cowboy Mouth, Edwin McCain, Rusted Root, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Marty Stuart, Gin Blossoms, Gov't Mule, Train, Galactic, Shooter Jennings, Martin Sexton and many more.

The 31st Bele Chere Festival will be held July 24-26 and will continue to feature incredible free entertainment as well as a variety of food, arts and craft vendors, children's activities and special events.