Information Booth

located directly behind the International Pavilion/VIP areas. Pick up an Earl Scruggs Music Festival site map and performance schedule. Answers to general information questions and lost and found items will be located here. 

Festival Merchandise

located in front of the Information Booth – Plenty of Earl Scruggs Music Festival T-shirts, hats, buttons, water bottles, festival posters and the limited-edition Earl’s Mug for your morning coffee!

Artist Merchandise

located next to Festival Merchandise. Be sure to get the latest and greatest CDs, vinyl, and T-shirts and support Earl Scruggs Music Festival bands.

Lost & Found

is at the Information Booth – Open during festival hours. 

Carolina’s Land of Rhythm Kid Zone

next to Information Booth – Cleveland County Tourism is providing an area for kids and parents to hang out during the festival for playtime fun with cornhole, hula hoops, a bubble machine, an inflated bounce house, chalk sidewalk drawing, face painting, fun photos and an instrument “petting zoo” provided for family fun.

Kid Zone Hours

Friday 3 – 6 pm
Saturday 12 – 6 pm
Sunday 12 – 3 pm

CrossFit Wide Open Gym

first floor International Pavilion – If you feel that you’ve been sitting too long listening to great music and need a bit of re-energizing, Tryon International Equestrian Center offers the CrossFit Wide Open Gym with a game room, a workout room, and courts for pickleball and dodgeball. 

Yoga Class @ 9am , Fri & Sat (beginners welcome)

CrossFit Class @ 10am Fri & Sat (beginners welcome)

Open Gym Access 9am – 2pm, Fri & Sat

More info at

Restaurants and Food Trucks

Tryon International Equestrian Center offers world class restaurants, which are located in Legends Plaza. Choices include Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ, Blue Ginger Sushi, Campagna Italian Cuisine, Legends Grille, Siesta Cantina, and Roger’s Diner. The festival will be hosting food trucks located in the Flint Hill Stage Area: That’s A Wrap, wrap sandwiches; Lunch Box sandwiches, burgers and hotdogs; Casbah Cuisine featuring seafood, burgers and fries; and Country Cabin Sweets & Treats with a menu that includes decadent ice cream desserts and frozen beverages.

Vendor and Sponsor Booths

Enjoy shopping with our craft vendors and sponsors located in Legends Plaza. Here are the various craft vendors you’ll see on site: Westwind Tie Dye, Plank Road Cutting Boards, Emily’s Art Alley, Shrunk 3D Upstate, Pluck It Music Brand, Shiner Candle Shop, Blue Gecko, Ruthie Ann’s Boutique, Stone Store Outfitters, Dyer On The Mountain, Happy Lizard Boutique, Nomadic Movement, Hemp and Barrel, Bluegrass Trading Co., G. Tallent Designs, Southern Comfort Swings, Blue Ridge Music Trails/Blue Ridge Heritage Area.

Instrument sponsor, Gallagher Guitars, will be displaying and selling their fine instruments.

Other sponsor booths include Come Hear NC, sponsoring our Foggy Mountain Stage and the North Carolina Artists that are performing there; PBS-NC (Public Broadcasting System); and Lakeside Mills corn meal, flour, stone ground grits, hushpuppy mixes, biscuit mix, and more.