Exhibits

Special Exhibit – Comic Stripped: A Revealing Look At Southern Stereotypes In Cartoons

3/19/2019 - 8/22/2019

Exhibit dates: March 19, 2019 – August 22, 2019   Comic Stripped: A Revealing Look at Southern Stereotypes in Cartoons tackles assumptions – real and imagined – about the South as…

Special Exhibit – Home Plate Don’t Move: Baseball & Community

3/17/2018 - 2/8/2019

March 17, 2018 – February 8, 2019   “JUST TAKE THE BALL AND THROW IT WHERE YOU WANT TO.  THROW STRIKES. HOME PLATE DON’T MOVE.” – SATCHEL PAIGE   Spring…

Special Exhibit – David Holt: Photos, Music & Stories

7/8/17 - 1/13/18

Exhibit dates: July 8th, 2017 - January 13, 2018   David Holt is a musician, storyteller, artist, historian and radio and television host who has collected and performed the songs and…

Special Exhibit – Grand Ole Opry

1/28/17 - 5/20/17

Exhibit dates: January 28th, 2017 - May 20, 2017   The Earl Scruggs Center is excited to announce its next special exhibit, Grand Ole Opry, a traveling exhibit by ExhibitsUSA, a program…

Special Exhibit – Star Spangled Sounds: Stories of Music and the Military

6/4/16 - 1/7/17

Exhibit Dates: June 4, 2016 - January 7, 2017   With the support of our presenting sponsor, the City of Shelby and our Premium Sponsors Carter Chevrolet and HomeTrust Bank, the…

Special Exhibit – Carolina Faces: The Photography of Don Sturkey

1/23/16 - 5/15/16

Exhibit Dates: January 23, 2016 - May 15, 2016   In partnership with the Wilson Library of UNC Chapel Hill, and with the support of our presenting sponsor, the City…

Special Exhibit – Feast Here Tonight

5/16/15 - 1/3/16

May 16, 2015 - January 3, 2016.   Feast Here Tonight: Southern Food & Music Traditions Exhibition celebrating the intersections of southern foods and music.   The Earl Scruggs Center’s…

Special Exhibit – We Are The Music Makers

1/10/15 - 5/2/15

January 10, 2015 - May 2, 2015.   We are the Music Makers Exhibition illuminating living southern music cultures and communities.   "We are the Music Makers" exhibition illuminating living southern…

Special Exhibit – The Luthier’s Craft: Instrument Making Traditions in the Blue Ridge and Piedmont

6/28/14 - 1/3/15

Exhibit Dates:  June 28, 2014 - January 3, 2015   The Earl Scruggs Center is pleased to present The Luthier's Craft: Instrument Making Traditions in the Blue Ridge and Piedmont.…

Special Exhibit – Resorts, Healing Waters and Cures

1/14/14 - 6/21/14

January 14th, 2014 - June 21st, 2014.   Resorts, Healing Waters and Cures: Drinking Your Way to Better Health.