Photos by Tarver Shelton, Dan Kulpa, Shannon Kelly, Dan Schram, Agatha Donkar, Carolyn Scott, Kelly Harrell and Knowles Allen

Haw River Ballroom is a beautiful riverside music venue set in the former Dye House in historic Saxapahaw.

Shows have included Big Thief, St. Vincent, Iron & Wine, Tank and the Bangas, Sharon Van Etten, Sufjan Stevens, Sylvan Esso, Phantogram, Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings, Jeff Tweedy, Ben Gibbard, Jason Isbell, Tallest Man on Earth, The Mountain Goats, Mountain Man, Drive By Truckers, Angel Olsen, War on Drugs, Kurt Vile, Son Volt, Margo Price, Ibeyi, Beach House, and Shovels and Rope among many others.