Ricky Skaggs playing in Culleoka

Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Ricky Skaggs

Fulfilling the dream of bringing amazing music to their corner of the South, multi-Grammy and Dove Award winning recording artist, David Phelps, and wife, Lori, have hosted their first Barn Bash Summer Nights Concert last weekend.

The Phelps renovated a 100-year-old barn just outside Culleoka, TN, and have enjoyed hosting Barn Bash events for a number of years during Labor Day weekend. These concerts have proved to be a tremendous success with sell out event each year. This year, the Phelps chose to expand and host multiple events throughout the summer, and they are thrilled to bring in their special friends to be a part of the series.

Popular singer/songwriter Ricky Skaggs was featured on July 1, and multi-award winning vocal group, Restless Heart, will be featured on August 5. The Barn Bash Series will conclude Labor Day weekend, September 2 and 3, with the Annual Barn Bash Celebration featuring Phelps and his live band.

Born in Cordell, KY, Skaggs first began playing music at the age of five and by the age of seven he appeared on the popular Martha White television country music variety show with the famous duo, Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs. Over the years, Skaggs has enjoyed a dozen No. 1 hits, as well numerous Grammy, CMA, ACM and IBMA Awards. He is also a member of the Grand Ole Opry and at the time of his induction was the youngest to ever be inducted.

Mark your calendar to check out Restless Heart on August 5 with host, David Phelps at the Summer Barn Bash Series.