Mark your calendars now for 27th September to 1st October in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. There will be hundreds of bluegrass industry professionals, fans and newcomers will gather to elevate and celebrate the music of Bill Monroe, Earl Scruggs and Lester Flatt, with many of its wonderful roots and branches.
You may choose your own pathway of fum by choosing from parties, engaging panels and Q&A sessions with artists and experts, the Bluegrass Ramble, the World of Bluegrass Expo, networking, music showcases and more. The highlight of the week will be the annual Awards Ceremony, where the very best artists in bluegrass music will be rewarded for their talents and hard work. When the weekend comes, it’s more music, music, music for the whole family, with a multi-stage street fair and concerts at the Red Hat Amphitheatre. What’s not to love?
Tickets for World of Bluegrass will go on sale this year on the 5th April at 10 a.m. US Central Time. Details regarding pricing the music lineup will be coming soon, so watch this spot for the latest information.
If you plan to be in the USA in September then the 2016 World of Bluegrass and Wide Open Bluegrass Festival is the place to head. Remember, tickets go on sale April 5th.