4848 Festival starts today

SNOWSHOE — The 4848 Festival will begin today at Snowshoe Mountain Resort.

Officials said the 4848 Festival is an alternative to the campout festival. This inaugural festival is offering festival lovers an “evolved summer experience” featuring plenty of amenities and music.

4848 Festival performing artists include: Greensky Bluegrass (two nights), Umphrey’s McGee, The Infamous Stringdusters, Lettuce, Railroad Earth, The Marcus King Band, Billy Strings, Turkuaz, Fruition, Orgone, Ragin Fyah, The Nth Power, Cris Jacobs Band, The Hip Abduction, Ghost of Paul Revere, Joshua Davis and Nathan Moore.

For more information, go to 4848festival.com or snowshoemtn.com.