Fort Macon Summer Concert series will continue Saturday, June 22 with a performance by the Mad Fiddler and Friday, June 28 with a show by Telluride.

The Mad Fiddler’s performance is at 1 p.m., while Telluride will perform from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

The Mad Fiddler, also known as Jason Adams, has more than 25 years of musical experience. He started Mad Fiddler Entertainment to focus on keeping music alive through local events.

Telluride is “Eastern Carolina’s Premier Bluegrass Band.” The band brings the sounds of the mountains to the coast of North Carolina with its unique way of mixing country and beach music in traditional bluegrass selections.  

All concerts at Fort Macon are free of charge, although donations are welcome.

Those attending should come early and bring a picnic basket and lawn chairs.  Concertgoers are reminded alcohol and pets are not permitted in the fort walls.

Water and an assortment of soft drinks will be available for a donation of a $1.  

In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held in the visitors’ center auditorium.

Fort Macon is located at the east end of Fort Macon Road in Atlantic Beach.

For concert information call the fort at 252-447-1625. For information about the events and experiences available, call the fort at 252-726-3775 or visit

The 2019 Fort Macon Concert Series has been supported by Parker Honda and Parker Buick-GMC of Morehead City.

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