SOUNDS ON THE GROUNDS SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Last year’s inaugural season of Sounds on the Grounds was a huge success and we are thrilled to bring this 3-part Summer Concert Series back in 2016! Each concert will feature a different genre of music:
June 23rd – “Liquid Pleasure” (70’s)
July 28th – “Falkyn Velvet” (80’s)
August 25th – “Johnny Folsom 4” (Johnny Cash)
All concerts are held on Thursdays from 6:30-10pm. Bring your family, friends, blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy the music, food trucks, beer, wine and community tables. We look forward to seeing you!
**Do you want a FREE Sounds on the Grounds T-Shirt and FREE admission? VOLUNTEER! We are in great need of volunteers to help our events run smoothly. Click here for information on how you can help: Volunteer Recruitment Letter.pages **
We are excited to host another Write-On Camp this August for children in grades 3-5.
Please CLICK HERE for more information.
A Continuing Story in North Carolina.
The story of Weymouth began in the early 1900s when James Boyd, Sr. of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, purchased over 1200 acres at the request of his daughter Helen Boyd Dull to save the longleaf pine forest from the destruction of the turpentine industry.
The Georgian mansion that we know today was built in 1922 by his grandson, author James Boyd and his wife Katharine. Here they hosted literary greats, founded the Moore County Hounds, and influenced the design of a community.
Today the story continues with a writers in residency program, literary programming, musical concerts and a dedication to conserving the gardens and longleaf pine forests.
You become part of the story each time you visit Weymouth, write about Weymouth, tell a friend about Weymouth or become a supporter of Weymouth.