Strings & Spirits Festival (S&S) is a one day arts and music festival held in Franklin County at 2818 Grassy Hill Road in Rocky Mount on June 1, 2013 from 11 am to 7 pm. Gates open at 10:30 am. With an emphasis on acoustic, Newgrass & Folk music, our musical lineup includes Corey Hunley, Grass Monkey, Barefoot West, Harwell Grice and many more. Beer and wine tastings all day. Local artists, food trucks also. Kids welcome!! Tickets online at www.franklincountyfestival.com for $20 or $25 at the gate. Free admission to military members and local teachers with appropriate ID.