Shiloh Hill is a band that not only understands their roots but also understands how to create music that’s continuously evolving and fully unique. This is a project that focuses on a joint contribution of artists showcasing excellent songwriting and lyrics, yet is also a simple and beautiful ensemble of harmonizing vocals, guitars, mandolin, banjo and percussion. With just the right mix of folk, pop, and fireside feeling, each song sets tones, tells stories, and offers a little something for everyone.
Who is participating and why? Shiloh Hill in support of their new album “Wildflower”
What kind of art does the event feature? Live, original electric folk music with strains of bluegrass
What’s the goal of the event? Fun and family time outside
Number of years this event has been held? This is the 12th Season for Bynum Front Porch Series
What makes this event unique? Outdoor music concert with food trucks in Chatham County. Where else can you get that? 815 Gourmet Grill and Sweet Sensations Concessions are a couple of the food vendors one might find at the event.
Is the event appropriate for children? Yes, children can enjoy fun arts and crafts activities, storytelling, children’s music, etc. from 7-8pm inside the Bynum General Store. No dogs or alcohol please
Is there special parking or shuttle info? No
Is the event handicap accessible? Yes
How has the event and/or the participants grown and changed over the years? The Friday Night Music was started with support from the Chatham Arts Council in 2006. Folks from all over come to sit under the open sky to enjoy fine music and each other’s company on summer Friday evenings from May through August. Wear your dancing shoes. If there’s bad weather we move inside to the “Bynum General Store” It is open to the public and features a variety of bands including gospel, folk, blues, rockabilly and bluegrass.
Other programs advanced by the commununity include the Bynum Front Porch Storytelling show (September to May), Bynum Front Porch Pickin’ (2nd and 4th Saturdays 10am-Noon), AVID and Art Educational grants to Chatham County Seniors, various children’s programs, a bazaar, community events, and fundraisers.
Event Name: Shiloh Hill at Bynum Front Porch Fest
Event Host: Bynum Front Porch
Event Days, Dates, Times: Friday, June 22nd 7-9pm
Event Location: Bynum Front Porch, 950 Bynum Road, Bynum NC 27312
Cost of Admission: The shows are free but a $10 donation is requested when the hat is passed
More information about Bynum Front Porch: http://www.bynumfrontporch.org and
More information about Shiloh Hill: https://www.shilohhillmusic.com/ Watch the Shiloh Hill video at this link