Lineup & Daytime Events

Bear Shadow is thrilled to welcome celebrated musical performers from across the nation to The Highlands Plateau, North Carolina for our weekend of music, mountains, and revelry. We curated our talented musical lineup with fan-favorite artists and renowned lyricists to ensure that you have an amazing experience when we emerge from hibernation.

Friday, April 28, 2023

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Sunday, April 30, 2023

Daytime Events

Summit & Sound

Friday 4/28 1-3pm Brushy Face Preserve
Kelsey-Hutchinson Park shuttle location
Saturday 4/29 1-3pm Satulah Mountain
Kelsey-Hutchinson Park shuttle location

Embark on a guided journey, led by conservation experts, through Highlands’ forests and trails and finish your afternoon hike by enjoying intimate performances by Bear Shadow artists. These are moderate to strenuous hikes.  Patrons should come prepared for 1-2 mile trek and dress for weather and conditions.


Live Stream

Saturday 4/29 8am-1pm
Brookings Angelers, Cashiers location

Enjoy an exclusive ½ day flyfishing experience on private waters, guided by The Brookings and Musician and Angler, Woody Platt, of the Steep Canyon Rangers.


Bearfoot in the Park

Saturday 4/29 9-10am, Kelsey-Hutchinson Park
Sunday 4/30 9-10am, Kelsey-Hutchinson Park

Sarah Frick, Owner of The Works– Charleston’s Sweat Studio, will lead a one-hour flow in downtown Highlands so you can sweat before the music. This class is complimentary, but students must reserve their spot at the ticket link below.

Musician Clinics


Enjoy learning techniques and rifts from Bear Shadow artists.  Locations and times to be announced.