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Maggie Valley Opry House

3605 Soco Road, PO Box 253, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
828-648-7941
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Greeneville, Tennessee
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Raymond Fairchild being a five time world wide champion banjo player, we were not disappointed. We enjoyed the night of great bluegrass music and fun. We would love to come back again!

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Tampa, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Went to the show on a Thurs. night. Raymond and his band are tight! It's a pleasure to watch all of them. They are all incredibly talented musicians. If you like bluegrass, you'll love this. It was a privilege to see them.

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Amory, Mississippi
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Raymond Fairchild and his band play real down home bluegrass music. Mr Fairchild is known for being one of the great banjo players in the world.

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United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Yes mam, this is the place to be each night at 8 pm when they are open for the season. Great folks, love visitng with Ms. Shirley and Raymond. They have made us feel like family each time we have visited them. Good ol banjo picking and bluegrass music. Dont forget the bluegrass festival in the spring. Look for it... More

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newport beach
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

Spent last evening listening to Raymond Fairchild and band. What a treat! Great show. Especially enjoyed the talent of Danny Blythe on the harmonica. This was a highlight of our stay in Maggie Valley.

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Urbana, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Raymond Fairchild and his wife Shirley are real down home people. We go to hear the music several times each time we visit Maggie Valley. Make sure to try some Balckberry Wine Jelly, Peach Brandy Jelly and can't forget about the Moonshine Jelly good for anything that ails you. Great experience, humble seating (take a cushion) sit back and enjoy.

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Shreve
2 reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

I enjoyed my visit to the MVOH---People were so nice and Raymond Fairchild allowed me to have my pic with him--he autographed the jelly and jam I bought there--had a great time---Mrs Fairchild was very nice ! Enjoyed it very much 8-17-2013 I was there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

Raymond Fairchild is the best! If you're looking for pure talent this is the place. The banjo is the main attraction and with Raymond, you will hear of the older generation greats. It doesn't get any better than Raymond on the 5-string!

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We spent a fun evening listening to banjo legend Raymond Fairchild and his band. Raymond is a terrific picker & showman. He is personable & friendly, and is also a great supporter of charity and raises money to help kids. Definitely worthwhile & the real deal.

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Lindale, Georgia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
31 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

Raymond Fairchild is a true Legend. Check him out on the internet. This auditorium is not fancy at all. It is Pure Southern Applachia. Also, if you have ever heard of Popcorn Sutton from Moonshiners on t.v., his son dances here at times.

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