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The Travelin’ McCourys kick off Lime Kiln Theater season on May 4

lime kiln theaterThe Lime Kiln Theater Summer 2018 concert series will begin on Friday, May 4, as The Travelin’ McCourys take the stage. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the show starts at 8.

Advance tickets are $20 and are on sale now at Tickets will be $25 at the door, with cash, Visa, MasterCard and Discover all accepted. The show will take place at Lime Kiln rain or shine.

Lime Kiln Theater’s summer concert series is sponsored by Devils Backbone Brewing Company and Orrison Tree & Landscape Services. The Travelin’ McCourys show is presented by C.W. Barger & Son. Food from Kind Roots Café and The Little Cheerful, Devils Backbone beer and local wine will all be available for purchase.

The Travelin’ McCourys do not stand still. They are on the road — and online — entertaining audiences with live shows that include some of the best musicians and singers from all genres. It’s always different, always exciting, and always great music. No other band today has the same credentials for playing traditional and progressive music. As the sons of bluegrass legend Del McCouryRonnie McCoury on mandolin and Rob McCoury on banjo continue their father’s work—a lifelong dedication to the power of bluegrass music to bring joy into people’s lives. And with fiddler Jason Carterand bassist Alan Bartram, the ensemble is loved and respected by the bluegrass faithful.

Lime Kiln Arts, Inc. is a non-profit (501c3), operating at Lime Kiln Theater in Lexington. It opened in 1984 and is rooted in and inspired by the magic of a natural, outdoor theater. After a brief hiatus that started in 2012, Lime Kiln Theater is thrilled to begin its fifth straight summer season of live music and theater featuring local, regional and national acts.

For more information, visit Lime Kiln on the web at

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