The Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival offers many opportunities for singer/songwriters to hone their craft of songwriting and test their original songs in public as well.
The 7th Annual SMSWF will run from Aug. 13-22, 2017. It’s a singer/songwriter’s week long vacation with free live music and a few ticketed concerts thrown in.
New opportunities offered to songwriters give you a chance to plan a songwriter’s week long plus summer vacation in the Smoky Mountains! The new schedule offers Mon. Aug. 13th 2nd Monday SMSWF Showcase Reunion, Tues Aug 14th is Songwriter Early Bird Arrivals Hike & Write opportunity and an Early Bird arriving singer/songwriter participant Open Mic stage. The SMSWF Co-write starts on Weds Aug 15th and our traditional ‘Opening Ceremonies’ becomes a ‘Welcome Ceremonies/Kick-off Show on Thurs Aug 16th with Entertainment as usual Friday and Saturday and Gospel Sunday till 9 AM – 2 PM Sunday Bluegrass Show 3-6 PM Venue TBA. SMSWF Bluegrass Camp Orientation and Welcome Sun Aug. 20th Noon-8 PM at Arrowmont.
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(We encourage and welcome the public to participate in any of these opportunities. After all, there is a song in all of us.)
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