Great Southern Music Festival is pleased to announce that Bobby Hicks will be playing at our Spring 2013 festival. Bobby Hicks is a legendary bluegrass fiddler who’s in the World fiddlers hall of fame. Hicks has won many awards, including… 10 time Grammy winner, Bluegrass hall of fame inductee, North American Fiddlers Hall of Fame, North Carolina lifetime contribution to Bluegrass music, and he even won the North Carolina State Championship at the young age of eleven.
He’s a truly talented musician who can not only play the fiddle, but also bass, banjo, guitar, and mandolin. Mr. Hicks has also performed with other legendary musicians, such as Bill Monroe, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder – who he played with for over 23 years, Jim Eanes, Porter Wagoner, Judy Lynn, Jesse McReynolds and the Virginia Boys, and Hazel Creek. Hear him live at the Great Southern Music Festival on May 10 and 11. You won’t be disappointed!
Make plans today to visit South Georgia’s finest Bluegrass festivals. Whether you like the traditional Bluegrass style of music, or the more progressive Newgrass styles, we have a little bit of it all at this South Georgia Bluegrass festival. Bluegrass music is our specialty. We’re located in Thomasville, GA, which is just a short drive from Tallahassee, near north Florida, or if you’re coming from within Georgia or Alabama, just look at our map page for directions. For RV reservations check for availability on the RV Reservation Map and then choose “Make a Reservation” on the Contact page. Let us know what site(s) you’d like and we’ll contact you as soon as possible.