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The Carter Fold

AP Carter Highway, Hiltons, VA 24258
+1 276-386-6054
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Great fun and great people

This is an adventure. Start off by getting there early enough to tour the Carter home and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dee W
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Raleigh, North Carolina
What a Fun Night!

We arrived early so we could tour the AP Carter cabin and Store. Both were staffed with volunteers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ncstateva
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Roanoke, Virginia
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AP Carter Highway, Hiltons, VA 24258
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+1 276-386-6054
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"country music"
in 17 reviews
"musical performances"
in 2 reviews
"general store"
in 4 reviews
"well worth the effort"
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"egg salad sandwich"
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"two step"
in 2 reviews
"great history"
in 2 reviews
"for sale"
in 2 reviews
"crooked road"
in 3 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 2 reviews
"bluegrass"
in 11 reviews
"americana"
in 6 reviews
"concessions"
in 7 reviews
"shoes"
in 7 reviews
"ap"
in 4 reviews
"clogging"
in 5 reviews
"stage"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an adventure. Start off by getting there early enough to tour the Carter home and exhibits. Then head over to the music hall. Great roots music, and the wildest assortment of country clog dancers you ever saw. Old--young, male-female. And they're all so...More

Thank Dee W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived early so we could tour the AP Carter cabin and Store. Both were staffed with volunteers who were ready to answer any questions you might have as well as point out things for you to see. The cabin was the one AP Carter...More

Thank ncstateva
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you love music and are interested in where it all started, this is a great place to visit. The volunteer staff are wonderful, make sure to take time to chat. Aside from being lovely people, they are happy to share their knowledge! The museum...More

Thank Karyn1990
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

If you have any interest in American musical history or a fondness for Country music and are in the VA / TN area on a Saturday evening DO NOT MISS a visit to the Carter Fold! This is genuine Americana and sincere musical performances, with...More

Thank danielle m
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our first visit to The Carter Fold - what a treat. The Hogslop band was playing and they sure did not disappoint. The music was fun, energetic and delightfully entertaining. Several from the audience took to the dance floor and that was another special treat...More

Thank MGordonCharlotte_NC
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

we had a lovely time on a Saturday night. The band was fun. The folks treated us like long lost family. Got to chat with AP Carter's granddaughter. Loved it

Thank gflem
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

We just got back from our 3rd 300-mile trip to the Carter Fold. It is a great place to visit in a beautiful area of the country. The people are very friendly and the prices are very low. This is a great place to hear...More

1  Thank Jeff B
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

The Carter Fold was our favorite place on our recent 9 day trip to SW Virginia and The Crooked Road. This is a MUST! It will involve some winding roads going back late at night, but it is worth it! You will not find a...More

2  Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Last night we visited the Carter Fold and all four of us were just amazed at the quality of talent on stage. It may have been an anomaly if so I will let you know because we will be returning soon. I have lived in...More

1  Thank kdcpe
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is the place to go. Great history and exhibits to see. Music Venue is very unique and down home. It is way off the beaten path, but make your way there if possible.

1  Thank bigpackdaddy
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Our hosts took care of this. As I recall they just paid at the door.
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