2020 World of Bluegrass Conference

by | 14 Aug, 2020

Are you ready for IBMA Virtual World of Bluegrass, coming up 28th September – 3rd October?

Attendee registration for all events opens 11am ET/10:00am CT on August 25, and will be available at World of Bluegrass.. Exhibitor booth registration opens one week earlier at 11am ET/10:00am CT on August 18.

IBMA Virtual World of Bluegrass will include a virtual IBMA Business Conference, official showcase performances from the IBMA Bluegrass Ramble, the 31st Annual IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards, and performances and collaborations from bluegrass music’s biggest stars for IBMA Bluegrass Live! powered by PNC.

IBMA Business Conference:

Members – $99, Non-Members – $149

Conference registration includes access to the following:

  • IBMA Keynote Address
  • IBMA Industry Awards & Momentum Awards Presentations
  • Professional Development Sessions
  • Virtual Exhibit Hall
  • Gig Fair
  • Networking Opportunities
  • All IBMA Bluegrass Ramble, IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards, and IBMA Bluegrass Live! content

Members will receive a password for the member discount prior to registration opening (information will also be available in the IBMA member portal and join/renewal confirmations).

2020 Free Events:

  • IBMA Bluegrass Ramble,
  • IBMA Bluegrass Music Awards,
  • IBMA Bluegrass Live! (Festival)

2020 IBMA Showcase

Music performances will be available for free in one central online location via the event platform Swapcard, with a donation in the amount of your choosing requested to help support the IBMA and the IBMA Trust Fund during these challenging times. Additionally, those registering for access to music performances will be able to browse our virtual exhibit hall and special features not available outside the platform. Music content will also be available for free across multiple IBMA channels and from our media partners.

The IBMA Team will be announcing more information, including festival lineups, awards show hosts and performers, conference content, and more in the coming weeks. Stay up-to-date with all IBMA Virtual World of Bluegrass information by following their social media, joining the mailing list, and visiting http://www.worldofbluegrass.org