About Pocosin Arts

Pocosin Arts Turns 25 This Year! Help us Celebrate with these Special Events:

Pocosin Arts 25th Anniversary

Pocosin Arts School of Fine Craft was established by Feather Phillips in 1994.  This year marks Pocosin’s 25th anniversary. Help us celebrate with these special events.

An Evening with Joe Newberry                     

November 23, 2019
3:30-6:00 p.m.

Pocosin Arts hosts an evening with Joe Newberry. Listen to Joe’s dynamic bluegrass melodies while enjoying an evening in the historic Riverview House on the Scuppernong River. An oyster roast, appetizers and adult refreshments will be provided. 

$75 per person ticket price


Joe Newberry is a Missouri native and North Carolina transplant who has played music most of his life. His powerful and innovative banjo playing, as well as his songwriting, guitar skills, fiddling, and singing has delighted audiences around the world. 


Pig Pickin’ & Poetry

To Be Rescheduled

Come enjoy an evening of BBQ and spoken word with Color Bailey – Pitt Master, Jaki Shelton Green – Poet Laureate of NC, and  Stuart Kestenbaum – Poet Laureate of ME.  This event is free & open to the public and is made possible by funding from the North Carolina Humanities Council, a statewide nonprofit and affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

Through the years