With sunshine and warm temps forecast for the weekend, the Grassroots Festival at Chatham County’s Shakori Hills promises fun for all who enjoy music ranging from old-time to bluegrass, country, folk and beyond. Friday’s offerings include Sarah Shook and the Disarmers, Big Mean Sound Machine, Donna the Buffalo, a Cajun dance and hooping workshops. Saturday features all-world combo, the Punch Brothers, Music Maker Revue, the Freight Hoppers and more. Sunday’s Mother’s Day for Peace lineup presents The Bluegrass Experience, a songwriter’s circle and Zydeco dance with Preston Frank.
For information, go to shakorihillsgrassroots.org.