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Groovin' On Grovemont

The Friends of the Swannanoa Library and the Swannanoa Community Council present the 11th annual Groovin' on Grovemont summer concert series in Grovemont Square adjacent to the Swannanoa Library. These free shows Jonathan Scales Fourchestrawill be Tuesday July 2, July 16, and July 30 and will begin at 6 p.m.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy these family-friendly evenings of great music! Concessions including hot dogs, pizza, home-baked goods and ice cream will be available for sale with proceeds benefiting the Friends of the Swannanoa Library and the Swannanoa Emergency Assistance Program.

Admission to Groovin' on Grovemont is free, but donations are always welcome. Individual and business sponsorship opportunities are available.

Bonus feature:  GIANT HALF-PRICE BOOK SALE at the Swannanoa Library during each Groovin' concert. Thousands of great books at unbelievably low prices and all proceeds benefit the library.

For more information, please email call (828) 250-6486 or email


  • Tuesday, July 2 at 6 p.m.
    Jonathan Scales Fourchestra - Steel pan jazz fusion for the modern ear
  • Tuesday, July 16 at 6 p.m.
    The Swayback Sisters - Country soul, Appalachian-style folk ballads, and acoustic blues
    EXTRA: “Hoopin’ Hearts" will join us to hula hoop the night away! Hoops provided. Fun for all ages!
  • Tuesday, July 30 at 5 p.m.
    Kids Show: Big Bang Boom (at 5 p.m.) – A kid friendly mix of hip-hop, pop, and country
    The 'Groovemont' Players (at 6 p.m.) - Rock, soul, blues, country and beyond!