Merlefest 2012 tickets available now

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Tickets for MerleFest 25, held April 26-29 in Wilkesboro, are on sale now, with an early bird ticket discount available through March 12, 2012.
Ticket purchases can be made on the web at or by calling (800) 343-7857.
Founded in 1988, MerleFest is an annual homecoming, held at Wilkes Community College, of musicians and music fans, with the goal of celebrating the memory of musician Eddy Merle Watson, son of Doc Watson. Close to 100 artists perform on 14 stages over the four-day event.
The initial lineup for MerleFest 25 can be found at .