Keel Family Function at Cherokee Farms

The second annual Keel Family Function is this weekend at Cherokee Farms in LaFayette, Ga.

Concerts will feature Col. Bruce Hampton, The Mosier Brothers Band with David Blackmon, Ralph Roddenbery and DJ Logic, in addition to Larry Keel and dozens of other acts performing American, jam, electronica and more.

Music starts at 5 p.m. today and goes all day Saturday. Sunday will open with an Easter service, followed by Undercover performing "a little gospel, a little folk, a little blues." An Easter egg hunt will follow. Kids can take part in decorating eggs on Saturday. Hand-blown glass eggs will be included in the hunt as prizes.

Tonight and Saturday, Moon Slew and Slim Pickin's will host late-night acoustic jams in the pavilion.

Primitive camping is included in the cost of the ticket.


* What: Keel Family Function.

* When: Today-Sunday.

* Where: Cherokee Farms, 2035 Old Mineral Springs Road, LaFayette, Ga.

* Admission: $65 weekend, $40 Saturday with camping.

* Phone: 251-490-9575.

* Web site:



5 p.m. URI

6 p.m. Pond Farm Pickers

7 p.m. Soul Grass Rebellion

7:30 p.m. Lefty Williams with Chris Spies, Rick Doviak, Duayne Trucks and Kris Dale

9 p.m. Col Bruce Hampton & The Quark Alliance with DJ Logic

11 p.m. Josh Phillips Folk Fest

12:30 a.m. Sugar Kayne

1:15 a.m. 3rd Stone with special guests


10:45 a.m. Egg decoration and art creation

11:15 a.m. Family Function Kids Jam with Donna Hopkins, Caroline Pond and Erin Zindle

Noon. Slim Pickin's

1 p.m. Bobby Miller & the Virginia Dare Devils

2:05 p.m. The Mosier Brothers Band featuring David Blackmon

3:30 p.m. Eye of the Dawg Showcase featuring Larry Keel, Col. Bruce, Rev. Jeff Mosier, Donna Hopkins, Grayson Capps, Michael Tolcher, Bobby Miller, Ralph Roddenbery, Lefty Williams, Scott Mecredy, Caroline Pond, Erin Zindle and featuring Jeff Sipe accompanying on drums.

5:10 p.m. The Ragbirds

6:20 p.m. Doug McElvy & Friends

6:40 p.m. Ralph Roddenberry & The Side Effects

7:55 p.m. Rick Doviak acoustic with guests from The Ragbirds and Family Friends

8:15 p.m. Grayson Capps with Guthrie Trapp and The Lost Cause Minstrels

9:30- p.m. LKNB with guest Grayson Capps

10:45 p.m. Michael Tolcher

11:10 p.m. Donna Hopkins & Friends featuring Jeff Sipe, Charlie Wooton, Chris Spies, Rick Doviak

12:30 a.m. Zambie Jambalaya with Col. Bruce Hampton and others

12:50 a.m. Digital Butter

1:15 a.m. Zoogma featuring DJ Logic


11 a.m. Easter service

Noon. Undercover

1:30 Easter Egg hunt