Dixie Dawn Band
From Wilkes County, Dixie Dawn is a popular traditional music group that has gained a loyal local following. Dixie Dawn plays today’s top country songs as well as classic country, gospel, bluegrass and 50′s rock and roll. Their shows are filled with medleys, comedy, great playing and singing.
The Dixie Dawn Band was formed in 1981 and the current band includes Darrel Bryant, David Johnson, Billy C. Smith, Ronnie Black, Kevin Rash and special guest Kathe Beaver. Since the band’s inception, it has enjoyed playing various venues in North Carolina. They have opened top-name performers and have been the house band at a family-style entertainment establishment. The Dixie Dawn band has been a favorite at Merlefest in Wilkesboro for several years.
Dixie Dawn at the
Blue Ridge Dinner Theater
All Photos © Kim Hadley