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Music on Main, Downtown Newton

  • Presented By: Downtown Newton Development Association
  • Dates: 6/2/2022, 7/14/2022, 9/8/2022, 10/20/2022
  • Newton, NC
  • Main Avenue
    Newton, NC 28658
  • (828) 695-4360
  • 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
  • Price: Free to the public
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Music on Main Concerts will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Frank & Sue Jones Amphitheatre, in Downtown Newton on Main Avenue across from the 1924 Courthouse.

Music and Dates:
June 2nd             On the Border - Eagles Tribute Band        Patriot Axe Throwing will be on-site 
July 14th              Coconut Groove
Sept. 8th              Breakfast Club
Oct. 20th              Liquid Pleasure

In addition to the music performance, food trucks, and several beer gardens open. The City of Newton's Social District hour will be accessible for the on-street concerts. Music on Main encourages visitors to see and experience the amazing shopping and dining opportunities in Downtown Newton.