Mountain Music, Stories and Dance featuring Jeff Robbins

Fairs and Festivals

Additional Information


Showtime:  ​Approximately 30 to 45 minutes in length or as needed.

​Show Includes:  Participatory performances of traditional songs played on a fiddle, banjos, dulcimer, mandolin, and a "One String Pork-n-Bean Guitar," TM - Patent 1984. 

Jeff and his father have handmade his instruments over the years.  The "One String Pork-n-Bean Guitars" are made at the fair or festival and are complimentary to audience members.  The guitars will bear the logo of YOUR FAIR or FESTIVAL...theme, dates, etc.  We will provide these labels (with your artwork) or will design one for you. 

Jeff concludes the program, "jamming" with the audience on their homemade guitars.  They are encouraged to take their playable and tunable guitars as a free keepsake of the fair or festival....a great advertisement and marketing tool for your event.

We Require:     Shelter such as a tent (size as agreed upon),    building, or pavilion.

​                            Audience seating

                            4 tables, 4 folding chairs

​                            Access to 110 electricity

​We Provide:    Complete sound system

                            Stage lighting and signage

                            All materials necessary for instrument making

                            $1M/$2M general liability policy 

One String Pork-n-Bean Guitar

One String Pork-n-Bean Guitar

​​Partial list of performances​


South Carolina State Fair, Columbia, SC

North Carolina State Fair, Raleigh, NC

​Prince William County Fair, Manassas, VA

Harvest Fest, VA

Magic in the Mountains, Covington, VA

Chattahoochie Mountain Fair​​, Clarkesville, GA

​Russell County Fair, Castlewood, VA

​Lee Regional Fair, Sanford, NC

King Biscuit Blues Festival, Helena, AK

​Field Day of the Past, Richmond, VA

Wilson County Fair, Wilson, NC

​Lenoir County Fair, Kinston, NC

​Tazewell County Fair, Tazewell, VA

Richmond County Fair, Warsaw, VA

​North Florida State Fair, Tallahassee, FL

​Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion, Bristol VA

MerleFeste, N. Wilkesboro, NC

The Norman Rockwell Opening, FL

​The World's Fair, Knoxville, TN

The World's Fair, New Orleans, LA

Pigs, Peaches, and BBQ Festival, Kennesaw, GA

​Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que, N. Augusta, SC

​Bele Chere, Asheville, NC

Come See Me Festival, Rock Hill, SC

Folk Life Festival, Newport News, VA

​Congaree Bluegrass Festival, Cayce, SC

​Loki Festival, Asheville, NC

​Cedar Bluff Festival, Cedar Bluff, VA​

Retail Sales:  Jaw Harps and CD's- Click Picture for How to Play a Jaw Harp

Retail Sales:  Jaw Harps and CD's- Click Picture for How to Play a Jaw Harp