TGIF + Cruise-In with JJ Hipps and the Hideaway

Friday, July 7th

Main Act: JJ Hipps and the Hideaway

Opening Band: Alberta Hall

JJ Hipps and the Hideaway hit the TGIF Concert stage this Friday, July 7th! 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, Alberta Hall followed by headliners JJ Hipps and the Hideaway taking the stage from 8:00 until 10:00pm. In addition to all the great music and food, come out to the first TGIF Cruise-In of the season. Cruise-Ins are brought to you by the Morganton Motor Club.

tgif cruise in flyerThe TGIF Concerts are a FREE concert series. This week’s concert is sponsored by Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge, Morganton Downtown Development Association, KICKS 103.3, News Herald, Sossoman Funeral Home, United Beverage and supported by Farris Insurance and Kitchen Connection. Thanks to the continued support of all our sponsors, TGIF continues to offer high quality entertainment, free to everyone!

JJ Hipps and the Hideaway is a three-piece electric blues band out of Lenoir, North Carolina. With a rock steady rhythm section, JJ Hipps’ lead guitar soars into the stratosphere with sonic influences from Stevie Ray Vaughan and Freddie King, and vocals ranging from the howls of a hurt man, to the love struck crooning of Elvis.

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.