busk•er, n. \"bəs-kər\" one who plays music or performs for voluntary donations in streets or public spaces
Saturday August 31st
Schedule of Events:
Location: The Barter Green - free activities and crafts for youth and the young at heart.
BuskerFest 2019 on Main Street
Enjoy the weird & wonderful acts on Main Street in Abingdon from Wall Street to Court Street. We've lined up acts from all over the region & country to thrill your senses. From fire-eaters to magicians, contortionists, mimes, jugglers, one-man bands and everything in between, there won't be a corner of the Main Street that will disappoint. The festival is FREE! Enjoy a weekend in our beautiful town, voted by USA Today as one of the Top 10 Towns in the South. MAP coming soon!
Buskers After Dark at the Abingdon Market Pavilion
The antics of the day keep going into the night for guests 21+ . Buskers After Dark is a night of up-close and untamed performances, including roving performances which offer a chance to mingle with the best buskers of the festival. Attendees are encouraged to attend in costume, adding to the magic of the night. Suggested “tip” for Abingdon Music Experience, $5 donation at the door-open at 7pm. The evening event will entertain guests 21 and older with unedited amusement from Imagination Circus including fire performers, aerialists, acrobats, beverages and comedy from 8 to 10 p.m. at the Abingdon Market Pavilion.