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June 2019

Oregon Bluegrass Pride/The Handsome Ladies at Pride NW 2019 Festival

June 16 @ 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 11:30 am

Tom McCall Waterfront Park, SW Stark St. & Front Ave.
Portland, OR 97201 United States
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Come join us for our 2nd year at the Pride NW Festival. Our booth is located near the Morrison Bridge/Naito Parkway corner of the festival. We'll be jamming all day so bring your instruments and come jam with us. We'll also have several small groups performing on Saturday afternoon 6/15/19 at the LGBTQ Arts Pavillion. Our thanks to OBA for their support!

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Rambling Bluegrass Jam (Beaverton)

June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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except Christmas day
Papa’s Pizza Parlor 15700 N.W. Blueridge Drive Beaverton, OR 97006 (503) 531-7220, 15700 N.W. Blueridge Drive
Beaverton, OR 97006 United States
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Intermediate bluegrass jam session in banquet room.  Celebrating our 15th year at this location (2017).

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Susanville Bluegrass Music Camp

June 18 @ 10:00 am - June 21 @ 4:00 pm
CA United States + Google Map
$175.00

This year we are providing you with a great and affordable opportunity to improve your instrument playing capabilities, vocal skills as well as jamming knowledge in a relaxing classroom atmosphere, including one-on-one time with some of the best Bluegrass musicians/instructors in the industry today. Our instructors specialize in guitar, banjo, mandolin and bass instruments as well as vocal techniques and the art of bluegrass jamming. Our list of specialists are tough to match with the likes of Rick Sparks, Music…

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Bluegrass Jam in McMinnville

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Trade Steet Taphouse, 510 S Trade St.
Amity, 97101 United States
Free

Informal bluegrass jam every Tuesday night from 7-9:30ish.  All levels are welcome.

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Jon Cooper Bluegrass Jam

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until June 16, 2020

La Sierra Mexican Grill, 1111 Oregon 99W
Dundee, OR 97115 United States
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An open bluegrass and old time country jam is held at La Sierra Mexican Grill in Dundee Oregon on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  This jam is dedicated to the memory of Jon Cooper who kicked it off many years ago, but passed on himself in 2015.  The pickers average intermediate in skill level, but the jam is open and encouraging to all skill levels. Please contact Steve Edward (stephene47@frontier.com, ph: 503-664-6351), Ron Taylor (ron@taylorpaintingof portland.com) ,…

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Beaverton Jam

June 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Round Table Pizza, 10150 S.W. Beaverton-Hillsdale Hwy
Beaverton, OR 97005 United States
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Intermediate-level jam!

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JT and Rowdy Mountain play Bluegrass Wednesday June 19th

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Vault, 7850 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday’s continues June 19 with JT and Rowdy Mountain at the Vault of Gastro Mania in Multnomah village. 7-9PM. $5 cover. Known for his smooth, clear voice and authentic phrasing, Jonathan “JT” Trawick continues a rich tradition of singing and storytelling from deep within the Ozark hills. Gracing stages all across the United States, JT has won twice as many Grammys as Leonardo DiCaprio himself. He has been mentioned on the front page of the L.A. Times, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and…

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Bluegrass Gospel Concert in Hood River

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
First Baptist Church of Odell, 3080 Odell Hwy.
Odell, OR 97044 United States
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Free

The Day Brothers will delight your heart, soul and mind with their winsome gospel presentation that will be a blend of traditional bluegrass gospel, southern gospel and some original tunes as well.  This concert will be family friendly, and admission is free, but an offering will be taken for the band.  Daniel Day is from Oklahoma, John Day lives in Longbranch, Washington, and David Day hails from Portland, Oregon.  Guest musicians will be Reed Stutz and Seth Wiggins.

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Courtyard Bluegrass Jam

June 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Weekly
White Eagle Saloon OR United States + Google Map
Free

Open, all level jam, every Thursday from 4:00 -6:00 PM at The White Eagle.

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Gospel Bluegrass Concert in SE Portland

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 SE 174th Avenue
Portland, OR 97236 United States
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Free

The Day Brothers bring amazing harmonies and deliver them with heartfelt energy and soul.  They draw from the rich traditions of gospel bluegrass, southern gospel and traditional gospel songs and weave them together for a great concert.  This venue is often the host of southern gospel bands traveling through our area, and they are excited to host this bluegrass gospel concert.  The Day Brothers consist of David from Portland, Daniel from Oklahoma and John from Washington.  They are joined on…

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Susanville Bluegrass Festival

June 21 @ 12:00 pm - June 23 @ 2:00 pm
Lassen County Fairgrounds, 195 Russell Drive
Susanville, CA 96130 United States
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$7 – $75

Performances by: Blue Highway, Edgar Loudermilk Band featuring Jeff Autry, Greg Blake Band, Steve Spurgin, Chris Barshear and Peter McLaughlin, Red Dog Ask, Sierra Sweethearts and Mosquito Road Camping available first come - first served beginning Sunday June 16th, RV w/ water and electric, RV dry camping and Tent sites.  Dump station available. Quilt Room open Monday June 17th through Sunday June 23rd Music Camp, June 18th thru 21st ($5.00 discount per day on camping during camp) "Locals Night" Bluegrass…

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Portland Bluegrass Sunday Jam

June 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

Ladd Taphouse, 2239 SE 11th Ave.
Portland, OR 97214 United States
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Every Sunday from 2 to 5 pm, beginning May 26, 2019. This is an ongoing jam (for the past 8 years in the Hollywood district, Columbia River Brewing, O’Neill pub. Biddy’s). Open to all ages and levels acoustic only. The Ladd Taphouse has a full menu, over 40 taps, and full bar.

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Clackamas/Happy Valley String Along Jam: 2nd & 4th Sundays 2:15 – 5:00 pm

June 23 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:15 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until December 20, 2020

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Bluegrass and more. Happy Valley Library (Community Room) 13793 SE Sieben Park Way, Happy Valley, OR 97015. Located off Sunnyside Rd. at SE 147th. Look for the signboard on the sidewalk near the library. For information, contact Charlie:  mels677@aol.com

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Bluegrass Concert in Newberg by The Day Brothers

June 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Newberg Music Center, 514 E First Street
Newberg, OR 97132 United States
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$20.00

The Day Brothers will bring an exciting evening of bluegrass music to their only concert on Portland's west side in their 2019 Summer NW tour - Newberg Music Center is hosting this dynamic trio that will also feature Reed Stutz and Josie Toney who are attending Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA.  This music will sing songs rooted in traditional bluegrass, but will also include some original songs.  The 3 brothers consist of David from Portland, Daniel from Vinita,…

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Bluegrass Gospel Concert in Gladstone by The Day Brothers

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Gladstone First Baptist Church, 6125 Caldwell Road
Gladstone, OR 97027 United States
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Free

The Day Brothers, consisting of David from Portland, Daniel from Oklahoma and John from Washington will be sharing their heart and soul in a gospel concert that derives inspiration from traditional bluegrass gospel, southern gospel, and original tunes written by the brothers.  We are passionate about our music, and love to offer gospel concerts for the community.  Admission is free, and all are welcome!  An offering will be taken to help support the band.

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Leif and Aileen Halvorson & Big Dickens play Bluegrass Wednesday! 7pm start

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gastro Mania Vault, 7850 SW Capitol Highway
Portland, 97219 United States
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$5

Bluegrass Wednesday on June 26 will feature Leif and Aileen Halvorson. Leif & Aileen play bluegrass inspired music featuring guitar, bass, and vocal harmonies.  At times traditional, while usually way off the beaten path, their style incorporates a blend of everything they've ever heard.  And while their instrumentation may be scarce, they aim to create a full and dynamic picture in their attempt to touch you with their sound. Leif and aileen will be followed by Big Dickens on this…

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Party in the Pines at Day Chiropractic Thursday afternoon 6/27

June 27 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Day Chiropractic, 3758 SE 122nd Avenue
Portland, OR 97236 United States
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Free

Day Chiropractic is sponsoring their annual "Party in the PInes" on Thursday, June 27th from 3 - 6 pm celebrating 33 years of service keeping our community healthy!  This will feature free BBQ pulled-pork sandwiches and ice cream sponsored by the Clinic.  'The Day Brothers" and "Julie and the Wayves" will be the live bands.  This is a setting like a festival, so please bring a lawn chair to sit on.  We take up the entire parking lot for the…

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July 2019

Jon Cooper Bluegrass Jam

July 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 31, 2022

La Sierra Mexican Grill, 1111 Oregon 99W
Dundee, OR 97115 United States
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Free

An open bluegrass and old time country jam is held at La Sierra Mexican Grill in Dundee Oregon on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  This jam is dedicated to the memory of Jon Cooper who kicked it off many years ago, but passed on himself in 2015.  The pickers average intermediate in skill level, but the jam is open and encouraging to all skill levels. Please contact Steve Edward (stephene47@frontier.com, ph: 503-664-6351), Ron Taylor (ron@taylorpaintingof portland.com) ,…

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Wheeler County Bluegrass Festival

July 5 - July 7

Held the first full weekend in July, this little festival is the best kept secret in Oregon. Wheeler County, with three incorporated towns, is the only county in Oregon with more horses than people. Life marches to a different drummer here, a welcome relief from the hectic pace of the rest of the world! The Festival takes place in the old pioneer town of Fossil, the county seat, in front of the beautiful historic courthouse, now over 100 years old.…

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WOTFA Fiddle Jam

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day First of the month, happening 24 times

Clark County History Museum, 1511 Main Streety
Vancouver, WA 98660 United States
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Washington Old Time Fiddlers Association Jam and SnackLuck open to the public. Held at the Clark County History Museum - a great venue.  First Friday every month and part of the Vancouver Arts Walk.   Generally a song circle jam, but this may vary.  Very newcomer and beginner friendly with advanced and expert fiddlers always most welcome.  Fiddles, Guitars, Mandolins and other traditional backup instruments welcome.  Audience welcome.  The Museum is open and free.  All Fiddle players and backup instruments welcome.  We…

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Train River at Mississippi Pizza

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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summer 2019
Mississippi Pizza Pub, 3550 N. Mississippi Avenue
Portland, OR 97227 United States
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Free

Train River, a collective of accomplished Portland-area bluegrass musicians led by guitarist/mandolinist Jeffree White (Hot Club of Hawthorne), plays 1st Fridays in summer at Mississippi Pizza Pub! The show is all-ages, and there is no cover, but these hardworking pickers sure hope to earn your tips! The lineup varies, so check the individual event pages on Facebook for updates. The band usually performs as a quintet. Train River is always looking for interested talent, so get in touch! For more…

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Klamath Falls Bluegrass Jam

July 7 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Mia’s and Pia’s Pizzeria and Brewhouse, 3545 Summers Landw
Klamath Falls, OR 97603 United States
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A monthly bluegrass jam on the First Sunday at Mia's and Pia's Pizzeria and Brewhouse, 3545 Summers Lane, Klamath Falls, OR 97603.  For information: Ben Coker  541-783-3478 / benfcoker@gmail.com

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Clackamas/Happy Valley String Along Jam: 2nd & 4th Sundays 2:15 – 5:00 pm

July 14 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:15 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 27, 2020

OR United States + Google Map

Bluegrass and more. Happy Valley Library (Community Room) 13793 SE Sieben Park Way, Happy Valley, OR 97015. Located off Sunnyside Rd. at SE 147th. Look for the signboard on the sidewalk near the library. For information, contact Charlie:  mels677@aol.com

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Puddletown Ramblers @ O’Malley’s 2nd Sundays

July 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

O’Malley’s Saloon & Grill, 6535 SE Foster Rd
Portland, OR 97206 United States
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Free

Come see the Puddletown Ramblers every 2nd Sunday at O'Malley's Saloon & Grill.

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String Summit

July 18 - July 21

This year’s Northwest String Summit will take place at Horning’s Hideout in North Plains, Oregon July 18 – 21. Organizers of the 18th annual “Strummit” finalized the 2019 lineup. Galactic featuring Erica Falls, Ayla Nereo, supergroup Hawktail featuring Brittany Haas, Paul Kowart, Jordan Tice and Dominick Leslie are among the additions revealed as part of the final lineup. NWSS recently announced Dark Star Orchestra will play a set dubbed “In The Spirit Of 8/27/72” honoring the Grateful Dead’s August 27,…

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Darrington Blue Grass Festival

July 19 - July 21

The Pacific Northwest's oldest running bluegrass festival. The Darrington Bluegrass Festival started in 1977 and is going strong, drawing over 7,000 people each year. The Darrington Bluegrass Music Park sits at the foot of Whitehorse Mountain in the North Cascade Mountains just three miles form the small town of Darrington, WA

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Pickin’ on Mitchell – Mitchell, OR

July 20 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tiger Town Brewing, 108 W. Main St.
Mitchell, OR 97750 United States
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One day, four bands: Keening Foxhounds Buffalo Kin Leon Whistler Greasewood Blarney   The event will take place on the Outside Stage at Tiger Town Brewing in Mitchell, OR. The bands perform from 4 to 8 pm followed by an open jam session from 8 pm till ?? $5.00 donation at door  

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OBA Roseburg Chapter Jam

July 21 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 15, 2019

Sutherlin Senior Center, 202 E. Central Ave.
Sutherlin, 97479
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Free

Third Sunday Jam is always from 1 to 4:30 pm at Sutherlin Senior Center, 202 East Central Avenue, Sutherlin, OR. Open to listeners and pickers alike. All levels encouraged. Refreshments. Donations kindly accepted. Sponsored by the OBA - Roseburg Chapter. Ample paved parking in back. Handicapped parking accessible. INFO: Lizzie at 541-679-0553

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Strings in Sisters Jam

July 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 21, 2019

Sisters Library, 110 N Cedar Street
Sisters, OR 97759 United States
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Free

We call our group “Strings In Sisters” and have been meeting here since August 2016. We normally meet on the third Sunday of each month from 1:30 -3:30 p.m. at the Sisters Library. (As you enter Sisters, turn right on Locust St – just past the elementary school and across from The Pump House service station and Hop & Brew. Turn left on E Cascade – the first left, right on Cedar.) Our main focus is on bluegrass, folk, and…

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Gorgegrass

July 25 - July 28

GorgeGrass 2019 July 25th – 28th GorgeGrass, held in beautiful Stevenson Washington, features incredible bands, workshops, electric and dry camping, and much more.

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August 2019

Winlock Pickersfest

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - August 5 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every year that begins at 12:00 pm on day first of August, repeating indefinitely

Winolequa Park, 138 Rhodes Road North
Winlock, WA 98596 United States

The festival includes instructional workshops, open mics and plenty of pickin’ and grinnin’ and organized kids activities! Check out the website www.winlockpickersfest.com to see details about the live bands, the workshop schedule, camping details, ticket info, links and more.

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Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival- Medical Lake, Wa.

August 9 - August 11

About the Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival Nestled in the pines on the shores of Medical Lake, Washington, the Blue Waters Bluegrass Festival is quite possibly the best summertime bluegrass experience in the Northwest. With it's pristine location, warm Eastern Washington summer weather, stellar lineup of world-class and regional bands, and bargain-basement price, it's no wonder folks all over the Northwest Bluegrass scene are buzzing about us. Since its inception in 2002, Blue Waters has brought some of the biggest names…

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Mt. St.Helen’s Bluegrass Festival

August 9 - August 11
OR United States + Google Map

Mount Saint Helens Bluegrass Festival August 9 - 11, 2019 Toledo High School TShow Promo­ter: The Washington Bluegrass Association Show Dir.: General Cothren Show Dir. Ph.: Join to Days/­Hours Open: Fri 4pm‑10pm, Sat 9am‑10pm, Sun 9am‑2pm Ad­mission: $20 - $35 ... Join to read more At the Toledo High School where a little bit of bluegrass heaven happens. It's time for pickin' and grinnin' until you finally have to get some rest to get started again. Open Mic Friday, Band…

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Bannock County Bluegrass Festival

August 16 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 18, 2019

Bannock County Event Center Pocatello, ID 83201 United States + Google Map
$10.00 – $40.00

This is a three day Bluegrass Music Festival, featuring 8 fantastic Bluegrass bands. We have headlining our festival, The Dave Adkins Band from Kentucky.  Asso featuring Lockwood, The Red Desert Ramblers, The Wild Coyotes, Dry Buck, Panhandle Polecats, Fiddle Express and

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Rainier Bluegrass Pickin’ Party

August 22 - August 25

The 27th Annual Rainier Bluegrass Pickin’ Party! Come enjoy a wonderful weekend with friends, old and new. There is lots of pickin’, an open-mic on Friday, eight bands on stage Saturday, a gospel show on Sunday and other activities in town including a parade (we have our own entry). For more information, including early camping, please visit www.RainierPickinParty.com.

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March 2020

Bluegrass Jam in McMinnville

March 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Hotel Oregon (McMenamins), 310 NE Evans St.
McMinnville, OR 97128 United States
Free

Informal bluegrass jam every Tuesday night from 7-9:30ish.  All levels are welcome.

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December 2020

The O’Neill Pub Jam

December 27, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

O’Neill Public House, (formerly Biddy McGraw's) 6000 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR United States

Formerly Turn Key Bluegrass Jam. Open to all ages and levels with beginner-friendly core of intermediate players, good vibes, good food, full bar. Every Sunday, 2-5 p.m.

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