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2017


Sept 29 - East Mountain Bluegrass with special guest -
The Marksmen Quartet - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Gladewater Opry
108 E Commerce St
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Sept 30 - Oct 1 - 7th Annual Glen Rose Gospel Grass - Glen Rose, TX
Oak Dale Park
FREE Admission To The Festival
Featuring:  The Marksmen, The Farm Hands, The Herrins, Grandpa's Neighbors,
3 Chords & The Truth, Full Quiver, Lindley Creek
Sat 10am - 8pm * Sun 10am - 2pm
RV Sites & Cabins Available - 254 897 2321
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Oct 3 -
Bethlehem Bluegrass Band @ Barton Springs HOA, Indian Rock Baptist Church, Gilmer, TX - 7:00 pm
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Oct  5-6  - Annual North East Louisiana Bluegrass Festival - Oak Grove, LA
Thomas J Lingo Center
Featuring:  The Bluegrass Martins, Catahoula Drive, The Harrigill Family, Grassfire, Grand Prairie, Highway 36
318 428 5282
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Oct 5, 6, 7 - Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival - Guthrie, OK
www.oibf.com for info & tickets
Headliner - Sierra Hull on Saturday, Oct 7.
Also appearing - Byron Berline Band, Hunt Family Bluegrass, The Western Flyers, The Bonhams,
Steelwind, Blueside of Lonesome (from Japan), The Elders and much more.
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Oct 7 - Bluegrass In Burleson - Burleson, TX
Salt Creek, Sabine River Bend, The Coleman Brothers, Pine Island Station, Downtown String Band
Sgt Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band,
Info: Bluegrassheritage.org
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Oct 7 - The Right Direction @ Chyrstal Opry House/Melody Ranch - Sherman, TX
(located between SE of Sherman between Howe & Tom Bean)
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Oct 9 -
Bethlehem Bluegrass Band @ Page Place I - Longview, TX - 6:30pm
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Oct 11, 12, 13, & 14 - Turkey Track 40th Anniversary! - Waldron, AR
Rhonda Vincent & the Rage (Sat), Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (FRI), Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers (Fri & Sat)
Little Roy & Lizzie (Wed & Thurs), Springstreet (Fri & Sat), The Baker Family (Wed & Thurs), Ronnie Reno & Reno Tradition (Thurs)
and much more!   www.turkeytrackbluegrass.com
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Oct 14 - Bluegrass in Burleson! - Burleson, TX - 10:30am - 5:30pm
124 W Ellison Street
FREE - NO TICKET REQUIRED
Enjoy a day of free bluegrass music on stage, a car show, arts & crafts, and vendors all over town
Bluegrass Line up:
10:30a  Salt Creek
11:30a  Sabine River Bend Band
12:30p  The Coleman Brothers & Lone Star Boys
01:30p  Pine Island Station
02:45p  The Downtown String Band
04:00p  Sgt Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band
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Oct 15 --> 21 - Fall Fest Pickin @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
Jam, Jam, Jam!!!
64 Sam Thomas Road   903 255 0011
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Oct 20 & 21 - Bloomin Bluegrass Festival - Farmers Branch, TX
F R E E
Farmers Branch Historical Park
2540 Farmers Branch Lane

FRIDAY -  Bluegrass @ Farmers Branch Historical Park
2540 Farmers Branch Lane
5:00p  The Purple Hulls
6:00p - Texas & Tennessee
6:45p - Bluegrass Star Award (Ricky Skaggs)
7:00p - Balsam Range
8:15 - Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
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SATURDAY - Celebration of Roses in the Rose Garden
Gussie Field Watterworth Park Pavilion
13000 William Dodson Parkway, Farmers Branch, TX 75234

9:30am  -  Music by The Snyder Family Band
"Enjoy some live music in the garden while picking roses for arranging during the
hands on workshop at the Pavilion. Clippers and buckets provided."

11:00am - 1pm- Music by Augusta Road
"Enjoy a complimentary grilled hot dog lunch with some toe tapping music."
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SATURDAY - Bluegrass @ Farmers Branch Historical Park
2540 Farmers Branch Lane

12:00p - The Snyder Family Band
1:15p  - Molly Tuttle
2:30p - Texas & Tennessee
3:30p - Sister Sadie
5:00p - Balsam Range
6:15p - Del McCoury Band
8:00p - Chili for Charity Winners; Raffle Drawing
8:20p - Jerry Douglas presents The Earls of Leicester
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Oct 26, 27, 28 - Coushatte Ranch Bluegrass Festival - Bellville, TX
Catahoula Drive, Kristy Cox, Edgar Laudermilk, Vickie Vaughn, Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Blue Mafia,
Williamson Branch, His Harmony, Robertson Co Line
936 697 5949
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Oct 28 -
Bethlehem Bluegrass Band @ Holly Brook Baptist Church - Holly Lake, TX - 6pm
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Oct 28 - The Purple Hulls - Kilgore City Park - Kilgore, TX - 12Noon
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Nov 3 - Mike Tucker & Friends  Gospel Jubilee - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
108 E Commerce St
Gladewater, TX
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Nov 4 - An Evening with Tim O'Brien - McKinney, TX - 7pm
with special guests Downtown String Band
McKinney Performing Arts Center
111 N. Tennessee - McKinney, TX
info: bluegrassheritage.org
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Nov 10 & 11 - Mountain View Bluegrass Festival - Mountainview, AR
Flatt Lonesome, Jeff Scroggins & Colorado, Volume Five, Farm Hands, Nothin Fancy
Spring Street, The Nichols Family, and more....
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Nov 28 - Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers - Graham, TX
Graham Memorial Auditorium
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Dec 3 - The Purple Hulls @ The Texan Theatre - Greenville, TX - 7pm
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Dec 6 - 9, 2017 - Bluegrass CHRISTMAS in the Smokies Music Festival - Pigeon Forge, TN
Ramada Inn & Smoky Mountain Convention Center
Featuring:
Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (Thurs), Joe Mullins & Radio Ramblers (Fri),
Paul Williams & The Victory Trio (Sat), Eddy Raven's Acoustic Country Grass (Sat)
The Malpass Brothers (Sat)
and a whole bunch more - visit -  http://bluegrasschristmasinsmokies.com/
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Regular Scheduled Events - Confirm Prior to Attending!!!
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Every Monday Jam, J-Cody’s Barbeque and Steaks, College Ave, 979-690-6951
Bryan, TX 6PM - 8:30PM

Every Tuesday Jam, Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 S Main, 6-8 PM,
Paris, TX Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906

Every Thursday Jam, Kirkwood United Methodist Church, 2232 W 5th St, 214-693-2787
Irving, TX 7PM - 10PM, Randle Hall Building (parking lot on Story Rd)

Every Thursday Iowa Park Recreational Activity Center, 806 N. 3rd, Iowa Park,
Wichita Falls, TX 7PM - Midnight, Red River BG Club, Joy McCullough, 940-692-9783

Every Saturday Pickin’ On the Square, April - October, 7PM, Main St & 6th St
Garland, TX

Every Saturday March-November 7:30 PM to 1 AM between Min & State Streets @6th St.
Carrolton, TX Jim Miller 972-279-3197 www.meetup.com/bluegrass-142

First Saturday Jam 5PM, Show 7PM, Chrystal Opry House, 1977 White Mound Rd,
Sherman, TX Bill Hayes 903-546-6893

First Saturday Panhandle BG & Old Time Music Assoc. Jam and Show 4-9 PM,
Amarillo, TX Senior Center 1217 S Tyler St 806-374-2826, 806-681-3254

First Saturday Jam Noon, Show 4:30PM, West of Gatesville, Hwy 84 W to Pumelo,
Pearl, TX FM 183 South to Pearl Center, pearlbluegrass.com

2nd Saturday - Bluegrass Jam and Show - Sacul, TX - 5pm
(beginning in February)  contact: Carlie Arrington   903-738-8298
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Second Friday - Quitman Bluegrass Jam - Quitman, TX - 5pm-9pm
Quitman Public Library 202 East Goode Street
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Second Saturday GOBMS BG Show 6:30 PM, OK Country Western Museum & Hall of Fame,
Del City, OK 3925 SE 29th St, 405-677-7515, promogal@cox.net or www.gobms.org

Second Saturday Lillian First Baptist Church 1055 CR 519 Jam 4:30PM, Open Mic at 6-7PM,
Lillian, TX Shows from7-9:30 PM Contact: Dale Brawner 972-935-4525

Second Saturday Southwest Bluegrass Club Jam [sometimes a show as well] Noon - 4PM,
Grapevine, TX The Box at 215 Jenkins St. or Just Off Main at 113 E Texas St
Debbie Morrow, President at 817-798-1334

Third Saturday Paris Bluegrass Show - Jammers 4PM- 5:30 / 5:30-7PM High Strung Bluegrass with
featured artist at 8 PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 S Main, Paris, TX - Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906

Third Saturday Bay Area BG Assn= BABA Jam 5PM, Show 6:30PM, Civic Center, 300 League
City, TX Walker 281-488-2244, bayareabluegrass,org

Third Weekend Paluxy River Bluegrass Association – Friday Jam, Potluck and Open Stage starts
Glen Rose, TX 6:30 PM; Saturday Assn Mtg from 2-3PM and jamming the rest
of the day; stage show 6:30-9PM; Acoustic bluegrass and gospel only.
1019 NE Barnard St Info : Jim Chapman at 469-231-6616 or www.paluxybluegrass.com

Fourth Saturday Spring Creek BG Club, Jams and Show 6:30 PM (Jan-Sep) Coushatte Bellville,
TX Recreation Ranch, 2812 Nelius Road, Bellville, TX 979-877-9526 or 979-
877-9865, springcreekbluegrass.com

Fourth Saturday - Sacul Bluegrass Picking - Sacul, TX, Stage Show @ 6pm, 903 723 5680
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Fifth Saturday GOBMS, BG Gospel Show 6:30 PM, OK C/W Museum & Hall of Fame,
Del City, OK 3925 SE 29th St, 405-677-7515, promogal@cox.net or www.gobms.org


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