The Rhythm & Brews Concert Series stage in downtown Hendersonville.

Whatever your musical tastes, Rhythm & Brews is sure to put a smile on your face and broaden your musical horizons.

Running through October this year, these free outdoor shows will ramp up the fun in downtown Hendersonville on the 3rd Thursday of each month. In 2021 that means you need to mark down September 16 and October 21 on your calendars. The shows will feature two opening acts starting at 5:30 pm, with the headliners starting at 7:30 pm.

Located on South Main Street between Caswell and Allen Streets, the shows will once again feature some great local brews alongside the best concert line up in Henderson County.

Featured drinks will include the craft brew styling of Henderson County’s own Sierra Nevada, Triskelion Brewing Co., Guidon Brewing Co., Oklawaha Brewing Co., D9 Brewing Co.Dry Falls BrewerySaint Paul Mountain Vineyards wines, and hard ciders from Flat Rock Cider Company and Bold Rock Hard Cider. Food will be available for purchase from local food trucks. 

2021 Concert Series Schedule

September 16

Headliner: Mike and the Moonpies

Mike and the Moonpies is an American neotraditional country and Americana band based in Austin, Texas. It was formed by singer-songwriter Mike Harmeier in 2007

Opener: Kenny George Band 

Hailing from Aiken, South Carolina, the Kenny George Band has created an indelible impression with fans throughout the Southeast and Midwest, playing 250 concerts in the last two years alone. They’ve traveled the highways and byways between North and South Carolina, Tennessee,Virginia, West Virginia, Alabama, Georgia, Pennsylvania and Missouri, reconnecting with their fervent followers and picking up new fans along the way.

October 21

Headliner: The Broadcast

Fronted by powerhouse vocalist Caitlin Krisko, The Broadcast is a psychedelic soul rock band that is known for their unforgettable, electrified live performances. Lead vocalist Caitlin Krisko brings a perfect blend of prowess and vulnerability, tapping into the hearts of her listeners. With a mix of soul, psychedelia, and classic rock arrangements, The Broadcast has shared stages with Mavis Staples, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, The Wood Brothers, Keller Williams, Marcus King Band, George Porter Jr. (Funky Meters), Betty LaVette, and the late Charles Bradley among others.

Opener: Human Ladder

Additional Information and Updates

Due to the rise in cases of the COVID-19 Delta variant, event organizers ask individuals who are experiencing symptoms or have been knowingly exposed to the virus to stay home.  

Event organizers also ask attendees to leave their pets safely at home. Coolers are not allowed into the event. Chairs from home are allowed in specified areas. On and off-street parking is available surrounding the event space. Read more about parking in downtown Hendersonville. 

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Rhythm & Brews Concert Series was started in 2013 by Friends of Downtown Hendersonville, a 501c3 nonprofit operated by the Downtown Division of the City of Hendersonville Community Development Department. Proceeds from the concert series benefits downtown events, promotions and programs to support a vibrant downtown.

Copy provided by Historic Downtown Hendersonville.