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Maggie Valley Opry House

3605 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-6729
+1 828-648-7941
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Good music

Music was good. Clean show for all ages.Place was run down so don't expect anything fancy but was... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Craig L
via mobile
Tap your feet, clap your hands, and enjoy world-class banjo picking

The musicians obviously love their jobs. The banjo player has won the banjo world championship 5... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2017
Kathy D
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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3 Jul 2017
“Good music”
7 Jun 2017
“Tap your feet, clap your hands, and enjoy world-class banjo picking”
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3605 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-6729
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+1 828-648-7941
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Music was good. Clean show for all ages.Place was run down so don't expect anything fancy but was entertaining.

1  Thank Craig L
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

The musicians obviously love their jobs. The banjo player has won the banjo world championship 5 times. The Opry House itself is charmingly rustic, as befits the musical style. It's a loving family affair.

1  Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Maggie Valley Opry House features Raymond Fairchild, 5-time winner of the National Banjo Picking and 2 gold record holder. Former Grand Old Opry star, now semi-retired, can still make the banjo sing and talk like a chicken too! If you are in the area,...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

My husband & I enjoyed the pickin' & grinnin' here at the Opry House. This place is full of stars right under your nose. The music was great & the performers are the best. I can hardly wait to go back for some good ole'...More

3  Thank Angela A
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

Enjoyed the talent of Raymond Fairchild. Amazing self taught banjo player. Entire 3 man band displayed their God given talents. Bass/ keyboard player was also an impressive singer who played like Floyd Crammer's clone. Touching to hear the gospel songs in the Cherokee language. Clean...More

3  Thank 147joyp
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Reviewed 3 October 2015

Took a trip with two friends from high school (a long time ago!) and went to see this because my friend's husband who passed played in a band and she still goes regularly to see the groups around London, Ohio. We all really enjoyed Raymond...More

3  Thank 69Mary2013
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Raymond Fairchild the owner of the Opera House never lets his visitors down. The All Time Great Banjo picker I believe could play the Banjo in his sleep. He with the rest of the gang playing with him can sure give the audience just what...More

4  Thank Wayne J
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Reviewed 21 July 2015

The Maggie Valley Opry House is an intimate venue where Raymond Fairchild showcases some of the best bluegrass music you can find. Raymond surrounds himself with a talented band that could be a featured act all on their own. Raymond's stories and laid back delivery...More

1  Thank Sisbiddy
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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

What a treat this was on this hot July Saturday night. If you love real Bluegrass music then don't miss this place. It's a little bit hard to find but well worth searching for to hear the 5 time world champion banjo player. Raymond is...More

3  Thank Atkinstravelers
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Reviewed 23 October 2014

Raymond Fairchild being a five time world wide champion banjo player, we were not disappointed. We enjoyed the night of great bluegrass music and fun. We would love to come back again!

4  Thank 669Margie
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Response from 21JaneHarper | Reviewed this property |
I hate to tell you, but the Opry House closes for the winter as of Oct 31. Unfortunately, many of the places down there close up for the winter. The little town of Waynesville which is next door to Maggie Valley is a... More
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