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2018


Feb 23 - East Mountain & Friends - Gladewater Opry - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Featuring Ray Wingfield, Mike Powell, & more.
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Feb 24 -
East Mountain Bluegrass in Concert   - Hunnington, TX - 7pm
Lala Hill  Baptist Church
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March 3 -  The Purple Hulls @ Big Sandy Music Hall - Big Sandy, TX
(Note - rescheduled from 1/13/17)
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March 4 - 10 - Early Bird Pickin' @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
64 Sam Thomas Rd  - 903 255 0011 or 903 244 0744
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March 8, 9, & 10 -   - Mountain View Bluegrass Spring Festival - Mountain View, AR
Featuring:  Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers (Thurs 8th),
Dueling Hearts (Thurs & Fri)
The Grascals (Fri 9th), Dave Adkins Band (Fri & Sat),
No Time Flatt (Fri & Sat)
Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (Sat 10th),
Twang (Sat 10th)
The Keisler Brothers Band (Thurs & Sat)
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March 16 - Harvest Moon Countrygrass @ The Gladewater Opry - 7pm
108 E Commerce St.
Free Admission, donations appreciated.
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March 17 - Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Featuring:  Yoder & Turner Families along with High Strung Bluegrass
Jammers 4PM- 5:30 / 5:30-7PM High Strung Bluegrass with
featured artist at 7-8 PM,
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 S Main, Paris, TX - Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906***
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March 24 - Espinoza Music Academy - Mineola, TX - 7:30pm
East Mountain Bluegrass in concert
$10 Advanced, $15 @ The Door
Call 903 638 8023 or online www.rafaelespinozamusic.com
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March 23-24 - Hugo Early Bird Festival - Hugo, OK
Little Roy & Lizzy Show, The Baker Family, & more....
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March 23 & 24 - Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival - Wilmington, Ohio
with your hosts:  Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
FRIDAY
Hammertowne, The Price Sisters, The Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage
SATURDAY
Art Stevenson & High Water, Po' Ramblin' Boys, The Primitive Quartet,Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
Nothin' Fancy, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
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April 4, 5, 6 - Glen Rose Bluegrass Jamboree Festival - Glen Rose, TX
Historic Oak Dale Park
Featuring:  Catahoula Drive, The Kevin Prater Band, Mark Phillips & IIIrd Generation,
The Kody Norris Show, The Robert Mabe Band, & more tba
254 897 3081 for tickets 254 897 2321 for lodging
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April 6 - Friday After Five Concert Series - Kilgore, TX - 5pm
Featuring Bethlehem Bluegrass Band (8:30pm), Harvest Moon Countrygrass (8pm), & more.
Downtown Kilgore - World's Richest Acre
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April 7 - Bethlehem Bluegrass Band - Longview, TX - 10am
Join us at Dalton Days - Downtown Longview
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RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE TEXAS TOUR
April 11 - RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE - ARLINGTON MUSIC HALL - ARLINGTON, TX
224 N Center St, Arlington, TX 76011
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April 12 - RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE - TOMBALL, TX
Main Street Crossing 111 W. Main St. Tomball, TX 77375
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April 13 - RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE - FREDERICKSBURG, TX
Rockbox Theater 109 North Llano Fredericksburg, TX 78624
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April 13 - East Mountain & Friends with Bryce Jordan  Gladewater Opry - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Featuring:
Bailee Stanley,  Mike Powell & more.
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April 21 - David Davis & Warrior River Boys - Nacogdoches, TX - 6:30pm
Sandyland Bluegrass Reunion Park Triple B Farms
771 CR 41
Also featuring: Sabine River Bend
Info:  Cowboy & Sara Barrett
936 569 1179  or 936 554 6879

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April 21 - Lone Start Fest - Arlington, TX
So Oaks Baptist Church 5925 US Hwy 287
Featuring Blue Highway, Breaking Grass, The Purple Hulls, Augusta Road, The Coleman Bros & Lone Star Boys,
& Bethlehem Bluegrass Band
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April 21 - Old Settler Music Festival - Tilmon, TX
Featuring: Balsam Range, Travelin' McCourys, Ray Wiley Hubbard, Sarah Jaroz and more
Tilmon, TX (just southeast of Lockhart, TX)
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April 29 -
East Mountain Bluegrass in Concert - Liberty City, TX - 6pm
Liberty City Assembly of God 5th Sunday Singing
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May 3, 4, 5 - Hickory Grove Bluegrass Festival - DeVille, LA
Featuring:  Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers (Sat 5th)
and Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out (Fri 4th)
Catahoula Drive (Fri & Sat), Alecia Nugent (Sat only)
and more
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May 11 & 12 - Sandyland Bluegrass Reunion - Nacogdoches, TX
The Blake Brothers, Copper Canyon, Full Quiver Band, Sabine River Bend, Tin Top Road
Info:  Cowboy & Sara Barrett
936 569 1179  or 936 554 6879

sandylandbluegrass.net
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May 19 - Paris Bluegrass Show - Paris, TX
Featuring East Mountain Bluegrass
Jammers @ 4PM- 5:30
5:30-7PM High Strung Bluegrass
East Mountain Bluegrass @ 7pm
Next to South Main Cafe, 1222 S Main, Paris, TX - Whiz & Bo Creighton 903-517-4906
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May 20 - 26 - Spring Fest Pickin' @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
64 Sam Thomas Rd  - 903 255 0011 or 903 244 0744
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May 24, 25, 26, 27 - The Floyd Salmon Memorial Day GOSPEL Bluegrass Music Festival - Grapeland, TX
Southern Raised, Christian Davis, The Marksmen, The Punches Family, Alan Sibley, Catahoula Drive,
The Blake Brothers, Trinity River, Saltgrass, Dead End Road w/Graham Punches,
Mark Crider Band
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***  Jun 6, 7, 8, 9 - Turkey Track Bluegrass Festival - Waldron, AR ***
NOTE - New dates - Festival has been moved to the "Second" week in June.
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Jun 8 - Texas Blueberry Festival - Nacogdoches, TX - 6pm - 10pm
Featuring:  The Purple Hulls, The Baker Family, Sabine River Bend, & The Blake Brothers
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June 22 -
East Mountain & Friends - Gladewater Opry - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
108 E Commerce St.
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June 30 - Bluegrass on The Ballard - Wylie, TX
Bands scheduled to appear include
The Po’ Ramblin’ Boys | Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Bluegrass Band
Texas & Tennessee featuring Steve Huber and John R. Bowman
The Herrins | Pine Island Station | Salt Creek
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July 5, 6, 7 - Starvy Creek Bluegrass Festival - Conway, MO
Featuring: Jr Sisk & Rambler's Choice, Alan Bibey & Grasstowne, Flatt Lonesome, Rural Roots, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver,
Nothin Fancy, Bluegrass Martins, Brightwater Junction, The Grascals, Larry Stephenson Band,
David Parmley and The Cardinal Tradition, The Baker Family
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Aug 10 -
 East Mountain & Friends - Gladewater Opry - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Featuring Dennis Clute & more
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Aug 30, 31, Sept 1 & 2 - 42nd Labor Day BLUEGRASS Music Festival - Grapeland, TX
The Malpass Brothers, Breaking Grass, Edgar Loudermilk & Jeff Autry, The Marksmen,
Band of Kelleys, Kody Norris, Sabine River Bend, The Baker Family, The Family Sowell,
Lori King & Junction 63, Mike Mitchell
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Sept 6, 7, & 8 - Claremore Bluegrass & Chili Festival - Claremore, OK
lineup tba
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Sept 13, 14, 15 - Starvy Creek Bluegrass Festival - Conway, MO
Featuring Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Volume Five, Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, Lonesome Road,
Feller & Hill, Kody Norris, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, Finley River Boys
Po Ramblin Boys
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Oct 4, 5, 6 - Northeast Louisiana Bluegrass Festival - Oak Grove, LA
Featuring Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers (4 & 5)
Little Roy & Lizzy (4th) and more tba
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Oct 10, 11, 12, & 13 - Turkey Track Fall Bluegrass Festival, Waldron, AR
Featuring:  Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver (12th)
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage (13th)
more tba
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Oct 14 - 19 - Fall Fest Pickin' @ Texarkana RV Music Park - Texarkana, TX
64 Sam Thomas Rd  - 903 255 0011 or 903 244 0744
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Oct 19 & 20 - Bloomin Bluegrass Festival - Farmers Branch, TX
Farmers Branch Historical Park
featuring
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder (Friday) | The Del McCoury Band
Rhonda Vincent & The Rage (Friday) | The Seldom Scene | The Gibson Brothers
Texas & Tennessee featuring Steve Huber and John R. Bowman (both days)
Dean Osborne Band  | The Purple Hulls (Friday) | Bobby Giles & Music Mountain
(Artists appearing on Saturday unless otherwise noted.)

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Nov 2 -
 East Mountain & Friends - Gladewater Opry - Gladewater, TX - 7pm
Featuring Dennis Clute and more
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Nov 8, 9. 10 - Mountain View Bluegrass Fall Festival - Mountain View, AR
Featuring:  David Parmley & Cardinal Tradition, Resonating Grace, David Davis & The Warrior River Boys
and more tba
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Nov 9 & 10  Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival - Wilmington, Ohio
with your hosts: Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers
Featuring:  Flatt Lonesome, The Grascals, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, The Special Consensus,
Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper, and more tba!
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Dec 11 - Dailey & Vincent Christmas - Nacogdoches, TX - 7pm
Stephen F Austin University
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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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