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Christmas in the Smokies Bluegrass Festival 2013

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Christmas in the Smokies Bluegrass Festival 2013Come join the fun at the 2013 Christmas in the Smokies Festival in spectacular Pigeon Forge, TN. This event will be held on Wednesday, December 11 through Saturday, December 14 at the beautiful Ramada Inn and Smoky Mountain Convention Center. Host Band, Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, invite you to come and join in the festivities. Written by Terry Foust and arranged by Christmas in the Smokies' host band, Carolina Road, "Christmas in the Smokies" is sure to put you in the holiday spirit! Listen here. Come see the marvelous Christmas decor in downtown Pigeon Forge and enjoy the many tourist activities. Come share in the Christmas Spirit!

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road's distinct sound and old time flair can be attributed to bluegrass-rich area of North Carolina from which they hail and borrow their name. As the founding member and bandleader, Lorraine Jordan's showmanship and chemistry with the audience makes the group one of the most popular bands among bluegrass fans today. Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road is comprised of Lorraine Jordan (mandolin and vocals), Tommy Long (vocals and guitar), Josh Goforth (vocals and fiddle), Ben Green (vocals and banjo), and John Bradley (vocals and bass). Carolina Road has earned a reputation as one of the hardest working bands in bluegrass, averaging 60 bluegrass festivals in the U.S. and Canada annually along with headlining the Bluegrass Cruise and hosting the Canadian Bluegrass Awards, Christmas in the Smokies Bluegrass Festival and Bluegrass in Cherokee.

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road's self-titled album from Pinecastle Records was released on September 10, 2013, and has reached the top of the bluegrass charts. Their previous CD, Back to My Roots, achieved commercial and critical success, charting on Bluegrass Music Profiles Top 30 Singles, and Top 10 Album Chart and reaching #1 on the Bluegrass Unlimited Charts. For more on Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, visit

2013 Christmas In The Smokies Bluegrass Festival takes place Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 3:00 PM to Saturday, December 14, 2013, 11:00 PM at the Ramada Inn - Smoky Mountain Convention Center, 4010 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37683

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