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Sat, Aug 03


J.O Blevins Meadow (Behind LVFD)

Ola Belle Reed Festival

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Ola Belle Reed Festival
Ola Belle Reed Festival

Time & Location

Aug 03, 2024, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM

J.O Blevins Meadow (Behind LVFD), 9281 NC-194, Lansing, NC 28643, USA

About the event

Attention Old Time Music pickers, singers, and lovers! The Ola Belle Reed Festival will be held on August 3, 2024 in the J.O. Blevins Meadow in Lansing, NC.

Admission: $10 per wristband (grants all day access)

                         Children 12 and under free

Festival MC: Dale Morris

Competition Judges: Kay Justice, Trish Fore, Steve Lewis

Square Dance Caller: Jerry Smith

We are looking for competitors in both the Youth and Adult categories to perform songs in the style of Ola Belle Reed. The songs may be from the Ola Belle Reed catalog (with the exception of standards, such as “High on a Mountain” and “I’ve Endured”) or may be original songs in the Ola Belle style.

Prize money for adult competitors: 

1st place: Individual $100 Band $200 

2nd place: Individual $50 Band $100 

Ribbons will be awarded to Youth and Adult 1st and 2nd place winners.

Online registrations commence on July 1, 2024. No registration fee is required.

Following the competitions will be performances by Zoe & Cloyd and The Sheets Family Band, plan on staying into the evening to enjoy a night of square dancing on the banks of Big Horse Creek!

The organizing committee is seeking sponsors and volunteers for the festival. If you are interested in supporting this event or volunteering to help on festival day, please contact the committee chairman Dick Greenwood ( or Sandy Roten (

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