Steve Sutton Fest

Sat, Jun 3
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

2898 US-70 Black Mountain, NC 28711

Event info

The STEVE SUTTON FEST Rocks the Coastal Wellness NC Outdoor Concert Stage at Silverados Music Park with Headliners Perpetual Groove and Special Guests Darren Nicholson Band, Marc Keller Band, and Whitewater Bluegrass Co on Saturday, June 3rd, 2023!

This event is a benefit for the Steve Sutton Memorial Charitable Trust. The Trust is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to continue Steve Sutton's legacy of sharing joy and helping others through music. Proceeds from this event will benefit local music scholarships as well as the International Bluegrass Music Association Trust Fund.

Gates at 4pm, Show at 5pm (All Ages Show)

Tickets $35

Notice: Silverados will only honor tickets purchased on, at the gate day of show, or at specific locations mentioned on an individual show basis on that event's specific event page on the
This Event is Sponsored by our friends at: 

• Instant Karma Asheville

• Coastal Wellness NC

• Zen Ink Asheville

• Trinity Pharms Hemp Co.




WEATHER: Rain or shine - No refunds will be issued due to inclement weather. Ponchos are allowed, Umbrellas are not. Ponchos are available for purchase.

PARKING: Parking is available next door to Silverados in the grass lot in front of Grove Stone Baptist Church. Parking $10 (Cash preferred, purchase parking at the lot.) Operated by Bo Wallace - (336) 225-3582

UBER/LYFT is also a good choice.

TAKE THE BUS: Silverados is on the public bus route.

FOOD AND DRINK: Food trucks and full bar service available onsite. Outside food & beverage is not permitted.

SEATING: Festival Style General Admission - we have 400 folding chairs, first come first served. Feel free to bring your favorite camping chair to enjoy the show. (see details below)

REFUNDS: Refunds only issued in the event of a cancellation.

The following items are prohibited from being brought into the Silverados Music Park:

  • Cuts worn by Motorcycle Clubs (with identifying patches), or Colors possibly representing any gang or club.
  • Food, Alcohol, Beverages, and Illegal Drugs
  • Cameras (camera policies vary on an event by event basis) photographers must have permission of the venue owner, and must have a photographer pass to be allowed to take pictures in specific areas.
  • Beach Balls, Helium Balloons, Laser Pointers, Artificial Noise Makers
  • Chains, Sticks, or Canes of any length (non-medical use canes)
  • Costume masks
  • Umbrellas
  • Diaper Bags (unless accompanied by a baby)
  • Pets (except service animals for patrons with disabilities)
  • Weapons of any description, including Firearms (weapons carried with a permit, are also prohibited), Knives of any size, Fireworks or any Explosives
  • Signs, banners, flags, or any other items that would either obstruct the view of a patron or serve as a dangerous projectile or security risk.
  • Other items that in the judgment of Silverados Music Park management pose a safety risk or diminish the enjoyment of an event by other patrons.

BAG POLICY: Clear bags only, no larger than 12"x12"x6" or a small clutch no larger than 4.5"x6.5" will be permitted inside the venue and are subject to search at any time. There will be  a 'No Bags' entry at the far right lane for expedited entry. This is for people without bags or lawn chairs.

If you require items for health or safety reasons or you have a baby, specific bags will be admitted with inspection.  This will slow your entry.

Small diaper bags in a maximum size of 16” x 16” x 8” with accompanying baby/child will be permitted into the venue after being inspected at entry.  

BEACH/LAWN CHAIR POLICY: beach/lawn chairs that meet the following specifications are permitted: chair backs not to exceed 32” in height measured from the ground and chair back. Seat bottoms not to exceed 9” measured from the ground and chair back.

  • Blankets, Ponchos and Rain Jackets are permitted.
  • Shirt and shoes are required for admission.


NOTICE: All guests and items are subject to a consent inspection upon entering the facility. This consent inspection will involve metal detectors.


For special circumstances please reach out to guest services prior to your visit: 828-208-0358.