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Gears and Guitars, May 25-28, 2018

Gear up for the third annual Gears and Guitars Fest in downtown Winston-Salem -- the biggest party on two wheels! Hosted in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter May 25 - 28, 2018, Gears & Guitars is an outdoor concert series held in conjunction with the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic. Music lovers gather at Bailey Park for nightly concerts featuring national recording artists including indie rock band, Cold War Kids and four-time Grammy Award-winner Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit.

Before the sun sets and the stage lights up, enjoy the Cycling Classic where hundreds of athletes twist and wind the streets of downotown  

The event will take place rain or shine.  For additional information go to

To purchase tickets through Ticketmaster, click here or to purchase tickets on the phone call 336-727-2236.

Check out the full Gears & Guitars concert lineup:

Friday, May 25: Doors open at 6 p.m.

Saturday, May 26: Doors open at 6 p.m.

Sunday, May 27: Doors open at 6 p.m.

Monday, May 28: Free Music in the park all day beginning at 1 p.m.

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