Larry Baker, Bluegrassin' In The Foothills
Welcome to the September festivals of interest to bluegrass fans around Northern California.
The schedule includes the newly-revived Strawberry Music Festival, now the second weekend of the month in Grass Valley, plus plenty of other bluegrass and bluegrass-related fun.
Strawberry At Grass Valley.
Northern California Bluegrass Society Members will be everywhere — come on out and join us!
August 25-September 1 – Burning Man (Just added because Andy Owens & BanjerDan Mazer are having a Bluegrass Music Camp — the first we know about in this event’s long history!), Black Rock City, Black Rock Desert, NV.
6 – Bluegrass At The Lake, Lodi Lake Park, Lodi.
11-14 – Strawberry Fall Music Festival, Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley.
12-13 – Old Time Bluegrass Jamboree, Soper Reese Community Theatre, Lakeport.
12-14 – American River Music Festival, September 12-14, various venues, Coloma.
13 – Santee Bluegrass Festival, Town Center Park, Santee.
16-21 – Berkeley Old Time Music Convention, various venues, Berkeley.
18-21 – Lost Sierra Hoedown, Plumas Eureka State Park, Graeagle.
Fiddletown Community Center
19-21 – Bluegrassin’ In The Foothills, Amador County Fairgrounds, Plymouth.
19-21 – Millpond Music Festival, Millpond County Park, Bishop.
20 – Fiddlers’ Jam, Fiddletown Community Center, Fiddletown.
September 30-October 4 – IBMA World Of Bluegrass, Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC.
And…coming up October 3-5: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, Hellman Hollow, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.
Black Rock City