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2016
2017

Mar 3 -  Downtown D'Lites - Pie & Coffee Mission Fundraiser - Kilgore, TX - 6:30-9:00pm
Featuring The Reynolds Family Band
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March 5 - 11 - Early Bird Pickin @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
Jam, Jam, Jam!!!
64 Sam Thomas Road   903 255 0011
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March 9-11 Mountain View Bluegrass Festival - Mountainview, AR
Featuring: Larry Stephenson Band (Fri & Sat), Special Consensus (Fri & Sat), David Parmley & Cardinal Tradition (Thur, Fri, Sat),
Blue Highway (Sat Only)
Lonesome Ridge(Thurs & Fri), The Clancey Ferguson Band(Fri & Sat),
Keisler Brothers Band (Thurs & Sat)
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March 17 - East Mountain & Friends Gospel Jubilee - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Featuring Bryce Jordan & Kayla Jordan Yaws
108 E Commerce St    Gladewater, TX
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March 18  - Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Third Saturday High Strung at 4PM, Jam 5:30-7PM,
Featured guest:   Eran & Laurinda Yoder with The Turner Family from Mtn View, Arkansas   at 7PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 South Main  Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906
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Mar 18 - 25 - Double Heart RV Park Bluegrass Pickin' - Jasper, TX
Call 409 489 1515 For Reservations
doubleheartrvpark.com
John Dobbs will host this bluegrass jam 409 489 2087 for jam info
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March 24 - 25 - BILL GRANT Presents "Bluegrass on the Kiamchi Trail" - Hugo, OK
(formerly Early Bird Festival)
Bill Grant Civic Center
Featuring:  
East Mountain Bluegrass, Bill Grant & Amy Patrick, Kody Norris, The Baker Family,
Garland Blocker Band, and more
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Mar 29 - April 1 - 13th Annual Oak Grove Bluegrass - Oak Grove, LA
Thomas J Lingo Center
Featuring: Gary Waldrep, Magnolia Drive, David Davis & Warrior Boys, Lonesome Ridge Bluegrass,
Magnolia Ramblers, Clancy Ferguson
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Mar 30, 31, and April 1 - Paluxy River Bluegrass Festival - Oakdale Park - Glenrose, TX
Featuring Joe Bass & Double Mtn Boys, Blue Country Grass, Neverwere Brothers, Mark Phillips & III Generation
Spring Street Bluegrass, High Fidelity, Bosque River Bluegrass
Ticket & Reservations - 254 897 2321
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Apr 7 -  Downtown D'Lites - Pie & Coffee Mission Fundraiser - Kilgore, TX - 6:30-9:00pm
Featuring ....t b a
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Apr 15 - Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Third Saturday High Strung at 4PM, Jam 5:30-7PM, Featured guest:   Wade White, Paris, TX  at 7PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 South Main  Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906
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April 13, 14, & 15 - Sandyland Reunion  Bluegrass Kickoff Weekend - Nacogdoches, TX
$15 Admission  - All persons entering gate (Thurs - Sat)
Jamming all weekend plus concert with David Davis & Warrior River Boys on Saturday @ 6:30pm
771 CR 141 Nacogdoches, TX  75965  936 569 1179  *  936 554 6879
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April 29 - Lone Star Fest - Arlington, TX
South Oaks Baptist Church
2016 IBMA VOCAL GROUP OF THE YEAR - FLATT LONESOME!
PLUS.... THE PURPLE HULLS, BOBBY GILES & MUSIC MOUNTAIN, ROBERTSON CO LINE,
THE COLEMAN BROTHERS & LONE STAR BOYS, THE DOWNTOWN STRING BAND AND
AUGUSTA ROAD with Rebecca Henricks
- info@BluegrassHeritage.org
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May 4, 5, & 6 - Hickory Grove Bluegrass Festival - DeVille, LA
Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers (Fri), Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (Sat), Catahoula Drive (Fri&Sat)
Alecia Nugent (Sat)
Plus much, much, more...
FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: Roy Nugent 318-447-5071, Lisa Nugent 318-452-4866
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May 12 - Mike Tucker & Friends
Country Gospel Jubilee - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
with Randy Ortigo, Steel Guitar - Lanelle Boatwright, Keyboard - Curtis Lane, Drums
"Old Time Hymnal Singing"
stay tuned for more details
108 E Commerce St   Gladewater, TX
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May 12 & 13 - Sandyland Bluegrass Reunion - Nacogdoches, TX
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May 20 -Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Third Saturday High Strung at 4PM, Jam 5:30-7PM, Featured guest:   Rocky Gribble & Friends at 7PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 South Main  Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906


May 21 - 27 - Spring Fest Pickin @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
Jam, Jam, Jam!!!
64 Sam Thomas Road   903 255 0011
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May 25, 26, 27, 28 - Salmon Lake Park Bluegrass Gospel Festival - Grapeland, TX
Robertson County Line, The Baker Family, Chris Henry and Hardcore Grass, Edgar Loudermilk, Bama BlueGrace, Shallow Creek,
Catahoula Drive, The Purple Hulls, and The Marksmen
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Silver Dollar City Bluegrass & BBQ The Entire Month of May! - Branson, MO
* Buy a season ticket and see them all! - Great value! Plus the beautiful Silver Dollar City Park.
http://www.silverdollarcity.com/theme-park/Festivals/Bluegrass-BBQ
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May 29th through June 4th -- Bluegrass On The Plains - Auburn, AL
* Mike & I attended this festival last year and it is FIRST CLASS ALL THE WAY! - Julie Tucker*
Rhonda Vincent & the Rage (Sat), Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (Sat & Sun),
NASHVILLE BLUEGRASS BAND!!! ON FRIDAY
Don Rigsby (Fri), Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper (Fri), The Isaacs (Thurs)
Volume Five (Fri), Jerry Douglas and the Earls of Leicester (Sat) and much more.
visit bluegrassontheplains.com
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June 9 - Texas  Blueberry Concert In The Park - Nacogdoches, TX - 6-10pm
The Purple Hulls, The Baker Family, The Blake Brothers, The Sabine River Bend Band
Downtown  - *FREE*
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June 14, 15, 16, & 17 - Turkey Track 40th Anniversary! - Waldron, AR
Marty Raybon & Full Circle, Flatt Lonesome, Christian Davis, Steve Gulley & New Pinnacle,
The Marksmen, Clay Banks, Bluegrass Martins, New Balance, Kim Robbins,
Branded Bluegrass, Hickory Hill, Springstreet, and the TT Band.
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June 16 - The Purple Hulls - Liberty Hall - Tyler, TX
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June 17 - Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Third Saturday High Strung at 4PM, Jam 5:30-7PM, Featured guest:   Grandpa's Neighbors   at 7PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 South Main  Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906
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July 1 - Wylie Jubilee Bluegrass On The Ballard - Wylie, TX
Featuring: Becky Bullard, Sgt Peppers Lonely Bluegrass,
Texas & Tennessee (w John R Bowman & Steve Huber),
Robertson Co Line, Philip Ferguson & Texas True, Bethlehem Bluegrass
info: Bluegrassheritage.org
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July 15 & 16 - Hickory Hill In Concert - Lanes Chapel United Methodist Church - Tyler, TX
8720 Old Jacksonville Hwy
903 561 5703
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Camp Meeting Time!
July 17 - 21 - 20th Annual East TX Baptist Camp Meeting - Canton, TX - 7pm
Canton Civic Center
Evanglist Mark Thrift (Mon), Evangelist Dr. Harold Clayton(Tues), Pastor Dr Joe Arthur (Wed),
Evangelist Dr. Ergun Caner (Thurs), Pastor Dr. Ronnie Barefield (Fri), Pastor Dr Russell Rogers (Wed)
with Special Musical Guests:
The Erwins (nightly), The Rochester Family (nightly), The Phillips Family (Mon-Wed)
Jeff & Sheri Easter (Thursday only)
The Bob Wills Family (Friday only)
www.erwinministries.com
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Aug 11 - East Mountain & Friends  with Rebecca Henricks - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
108 E Commerce St
Gladewater, TX
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Aug 19 - Hickory Hill Annual Summer Bluegrass Show - Linden, TX
Music City Texas Theater  108 Legion St
903 756 9934
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Aug 31, Sept 1, 2, & 3 - Salmon Lake Park Bluegrass Festival - Grapeland, TX
Trinity River, Kristy Cox, Buffalo Nickel, Southern Style, The Baker Family, Gary Waldrep, Remington Ryde,
Mark Phillips and III’d Generation, The Marksmen, Lone Star Drive,
Karl Shiflett and his Big Country Show, and The Malpass Brothers
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Sept 14 - 17 - Southwest Pickers 43rd Annual Bluegrass & Old Time Music Festival - Red River, NM
Featuring BLUE HIGHWAY, Soda Rock Ramblers, FY5, and more tba
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Sept 15 & 16 - Sandyland Bluegrass Reunion - Nacogdoches, TX
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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 4 - 7 - 1
4th Annual Oak Grove Bluegrass - Oak Grove, LA
Thomas J Lingo Center

Line Up TBA
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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

Oct 11, 12, 13, & 14 - Turkey Track 40th Anniversary! - Waldron, AR
Rhonda Vincent & the Rage, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, and much more tba
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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
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, The Del McCoury Band, Jerry Douglas presents The Earls of Leicester,
Balsam Range (both days), Sister Sadie, Texas & Tennessee featuring Steve Huber & John R Bowman (both days)
The Purple Hulls (Friday), Molly Tuttle Bluegrass Band
(Artists appearing on Saturday unless otherwise noted.)
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Oct 21 -
Augusta Road @ The Rose Garden - Farmers Branch, TX - 10:30- 12noon
Come see why they call it "The Bloomin" Bluegrass Festival.  Farmers Branch has a wonderful
Rose Garden within walking distance of the festival.  Shuttles also provided.  Listen to some live bluegrass,
enjoy the roses, eat a free hot dog and take part in many more FREE activities.
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Oct 26, 27, 28 - Coushatte Ranch Bluegrass Festival - Bellville, TX
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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 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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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 High Strung at 4PM, Jam 5:30-7PM, Two Band show at 7PM, 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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