Directions to Festival and Area Accommodations
Dr. Ralph Stanley's
47th Annual Hills of Home
Memorial Weekend Bluegrass Festival
May 25 - 26 - 27, 2017
Take Exit 57-B near Kingsport, TN and get on I-26 West / Hwy 23 North. After it crosses into Virginia it will put you on Hwy 23 North. Stay on Hwy 23 North to Norton, VA. In Norton take Exit 2 for East Alternate 58 to Coeburn, VA.
Traveling NORTH on I-81 from Knoxville, TN
Traveling SOUTH on I-81 from Roanoke, VA
Take Exit 17 at Abingdon, VA; turn right at the bottom of the ramp and go 1 mile to Main Street and turn left. Take a right onto Hwy 19 North which also becomes Hwy 58 for several miles. Make a left on West Alternate 58 (just past Ken's Chrysler) which will lead to Coeburn, VA.
In Norton, VA take Exit 2 for East Alternate 58 to Coeburn, VA
Traveling either North or South on Hwy 23 from VA or KY
Traveling on I-26 from Asheville, NC
Follow I-26 West through Johnson City and Kingsport, TN. Continue on straight and it will put you on Hwy 23 North just before the Virginia state line. Stay on Hwy 23 North to Norton, VA; in Norton take Exit 2 for East Alternate 58 to Coeburn.
Directions from Coeburn, VA to the Festival
All Roads Lead to Coeburn . . .
In Coeburn take the downtown exit off of Hwy 58 and follow festival signs to Rte 72 North. Go approximately 1 mile from four-way stop downtown on Rte 72 and turn right on Rte 652 ("Dr. Ralph Stanley Highway") at Tom's Creek. Go about 10 miles and turn left on Carter Stanley Highway (Rte 643) which leads to festival.
Address for GPS:
131 Hills of Home Park, McClure, VA 24269
Address for Computer:
4235 Carter Stanley Highway, Coeburn, VA 24230
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2017 Dr. Ralph Stanley Bluegrass Festival Website
Visit the Ralph Stanley Museum and Traditional Mountain Music Center located in nearby Clintwood, VA!
A trolley runs from the festival to the museum; please check with the gate attendants for schedule.