Returning 7pm Saturday February 10 from their sold-out 2015 performance, Balsam Range brings a warm, contemporary bluegrass sound to the Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater in downtown Lumberton. Hailing from Henderson County in western North Carolina, Balsam Range’s ascent to the top of the Bluegrass world has left a well-marked trail of success since the band’s inception in 2007. One of the genre’s most award-winning artists in recent years, they have garnered ten International Bluegrass Music Association Awards on the heels of six critically acclaimed albums. Balsam Range has left audiences spellbound while headlining major festivals from coast to coast, selling out venues across the nation, and appearing multiple times at the Grand Ole Opry.
The band is comprised of five members offering vocals, fiddle and the Dobro. The five original members are all acoustic musicians and singers from Western North Carolina. Tickets $25 individual, $22 senior (65+) or military, $20 SRMC PrivelagesPlus members, $10 students. Group rate is $17 for 10 or more tickets purchased at same time in advance.
Tickets can be purchased in-person or by telephone with credit card or cash noon-6pm pm Mondaythrough Friday through the theater’s administrative offices in the theater’s second floor (enter on Fourth Street side), or by calling the Civic Center at 910-738-4339. Tickets can also be purchased at the door. Theater lobby box office opens for ticket sales one hour prior to performance.
The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater is a beautifully-restored treasure listed on the National Register of Historic Places that offers visitors a unique and visually stunning experience. The theater is located at 315 North Chestnut Street in the heart of downtown Lumberton. First opened in 1928 as avaudeville and silent film house, the theater offers a wide array of programming including live touring performances, original productions, art exhibits, films, special events and rentals. For more information visit www.carolinaciviccenter.com