Packed Hopscotch Music Festival attracts attendees from across the state

Local Natives' keyboardist Kelcey Ayer performs at the Hopscotch Music Festival last weekend in Raleigh. Several Appalachian State University students traveled from Boone to attened the three-day event. Photo by Bowen Jones  |  The Appalachian
Several Appalachian State University students joined other North Carolinians who traveled across the state to attend the fourth annual Hopscotch Music Festival in Raleigh.

The three-day event featured 170 bands in 15 local venues. Patrons with wristbands could join the festival’s events, starting with headliners at the main stage––Raleigh City Plaza––followed by a range of stage shows and bar gigs by bands performing in other venues.

The city of Raleigh offered ample space and accommodation for these large scale shows.


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