TGIF with The Alligators

Friday, May 19th

Main Act: The Alligators

Opening Band: Jessie Rose

The Alligators will put on a fantastic show this Friday, May 19th at the weekly TGIF Concert! Bring your chair or blanket and enjoy this free performance on the Historic Courthouse lawn. Food and beverage vendors open at 6:00pm with a range of tasty treats and scrumptious specials. Music kicks off at 7:00pm with opening act, Jessie Rose followed by headliners The Alligators taking the stage from 8:00 until 10:00pm.

The TGIF Concerts are a FREE concert series. This week’s concert is sponsored by Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge, KICKS 103.3, Morganton Downtown Development Association, News Herald, Sossoman Funeral Home, United Beverage and supported by Smokefoot Trade & Loan and Downtown Sports Bar and Grill. Thanks to the continued support of all our sponsors, TGIF continues to offer high quality entertainment, free to everyone!

The Alligators began in 1986 in Boone, NC as a 5-piece blues band played together until 1992. The band reformed in 2002 in Morganton with Chris Clapp and Bill Vinson joining with Jamie McFarland on drums and have been spreading the blues ever since.

No personal coolers and no pets will be allowed on site. TGIF concerts are smoke free including electronic cigarettes. The TGIF Concert Series is a production of Historic Morganton Festival, Inc. For more information call 438-5280 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit

TGIF is Rain or Shine event.