The evening will be hosted by local Grammy-award winning musician and storyteller David Holt and will feature:
- Grammy winning singer and songwriter Nanci Griffith, who has recorded 19 albums including her newest release, The Loving Kind.
- The Blue Ridge Bluegrass All-Stars, which includes Doyle Lawson, Sammy Shelor, Bryan Sutton, Tim Surrett and Jim VanCleve.
- The Warriors of AniKituhwa, the official cultural ambassadors of the Tribal Council of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, will perform native dances.
Purchase tickets at the Asheville Civic Center box office or at Ticketmaster. General, reserved seats are $35. A Patron ticket is also available for $75, and offers premium reserved seating and access to the patron reception prior to the event.