WBT Briarhoppers return to the Grand Ole McCelvey


November 5, 2015


Marie Cheek

Community Relations Coordinator

Culture & Heritage Museums





The WBT Briarhoppers return to the Grand Ole McCelvey

YORK, SC – The WBT Briarhoppers return to the McCelvey stage on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015. The original band members first came together in 1934 to promote products for Charlotte, North Carolina’s radio station WBT. Today’s sixth version and award-winning family band continues the bluegrass tradition.

The Grand Ole McCelvey Concerts spotlight local Carolina talent who keep the region’s distinct musical heritage alive. The McCelvey Center’s Lowry Family Theater is noted for its remarkable acoustics, the historic theater seats over 500 guests and has a lovely 1920s ambiance.  All concerts are general admission.

The Grand Ole McCelvey’s WBT Briarhoppers concert start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 each and will be available at the door. Tickets can also be purchased in advance at the Museum of York County and the Historical Center of York County or by calling 803/909-7313 or 803/909-7488.

The McCelvey Center is located on 212 East Jefferson Street York, SC 29745.

Image: The WBT Briarhoppers performed at the Grand Ole McCelvey on August 16, 2014 for a high resolution image click here