Tonight in Raleigh – Pickin in the Plaza

pickintheplazaRaleigh, North Carolina area music fans are invited to the free Pickin’ in the Plaza concert at City Plaza downtown tonight. A Bluegrass Open Jam will be held from 5-6pm, a performance by Big Fat Gap from 7:15-8:15pm, followed by the multi-award winning Donna Hughes who will take the stage from 8:40-9:55pm.

Donna Hughes is a Trinity, North Carolina native and was chosen as one of this year’s International Bluegrass Music Association’s (IBMA) official Bluegrass Ramble Showcase Artist. She will perform with her band next month during the IBMA’s World of Bluegrass. For more information, please visit

Before the big IBMA week next month, music fans can check out some of Donna’s other area shows that include:

• Saturday, August 15 – Linville Falls Winery, Linville Falls, NC
• Wednesday, August 19 – Steak Street, High Point, NC
• Wednesday, August 26 – Steak Street, High Point, NC
• Saturday, August 29 – Donna Hughes will be Judging the “Davidson’s Got Talent,” for the Davidson County Humane Society @ High Rock Outfitters, Lexington, NC

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