FRANKLIN, N.C. -- Kellie Pickler, a small-town North Carolina native who won the hearts of millions when she competed on NBC’s American Idol, will perform at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, August 18, at 7:30 PM. Tickets start at $31.
Many recognize Pickler as a sweet, quirky, country girl with a dream to make it big as a country music artist. Her debut album, Small Town Girl, was certified gold with three singles from the album earning spots on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. Some of her hits include, “Red High Heels,” I Wonder,” and “Best Days of Your Life.”
Pickler was raised in Albemarle, but relocated to Nashville after she signed her first record deal. She has won three CMT (Country Music Television) awards, as well as several songwriting awards. She has toured with Brad Paisley, Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts, and Sugarland. She has also made several USO concert tour appearances.
Fans of all ages are attracted to Pickler’s Southern charm. Her songs have a story to tell and her bubbly personality is entertaining and sincere. To purchase tickets, visit GreatMountainMusic.com or stop by the theatre’s box office at 1028 Georgia Road, Franklin. This event is sponsored in part by the Tourism Development Authority of Franklin.
About the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts
The Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, located in Franklin, North Carolina, is a modern 1,500 seat facility featuring a state-of-the-art, concert-grade sound system.
The Center showcases artists from Western North Carolina and the surrounding areas and seeks to nurture the development, understanding, and appreciation of the arts throughout the community and the region.
To purchase tickets to any performance at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, to get more information, or to see a schedule of coming events, go to GreatMountainMusic.com or call 866.273.4615.