calerndar of bluegrass events

WEELY EVENTS!

Every Friday and Saturday Evening - Hud Haley and Friends (featuring Randy Thomas, MartyTownsend and Eddie Townsend) will perform at the New Lois Mann’s Restaurant, 1904 South High Street, Columbus from 6-9 pm. Info (614) 443-6910.

Every Sunday Night - Hud Haley & Friends  with Randy Thomas, Eddie Townsend and Randall Boring will be playing every Sunday night at The Sand Pebble Lounge, 1913 Lockbourne Road, Columbus, from 9:00 pm - 12:00 Midnight.  Info: 614/915-4451.  

Every Tuesday Night - Bluegrass Jam every Tuesday at Dick’s Den, 2417 North High Street, Columbus, OH. Info and time at (614) 268-9573.

Every Third Tuesday - Open Jam Session,3rd Tuesday of each month. Located at 71 Hilltop Drive, Newark, Ohio (In the Village of Hanover). 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Info: Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098

Every 4th Sunday - Bluegrass Jam at Rod’s Western Palace at 3141 Silver Dr Columbus, Oh from 1-4 pm. All welcome. Info eric.seaman@me.com

JANUARY

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Jan. 1 Cedar Hill Bluegrass boys at Tee Jaye’s, 1601 North Memorial Drive, Lancaster. Music begins at 6:30 pm. Info: Doug 740-659-9559.

Jan. 4 Night Birds and Grassahol at Central Ohio Bluegrass Association’s Indoor Show held at the Genoa Middle School, 5948 S. Old 3-C Hwy, Westerville, OH - . Doors open at 5 pm. Music at 6 pm. Info: Sami Payne, 740-965-2877 centralohiobluegrass.com

Jan. 4 Ohio Valley Bluegrass Series presents Nothin Fancy with Nightflyer at Western Brown High School in Mt. Orab, OH. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 513.625.6399

Jan. 5 RU Bound at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Jan. 10 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers and the Whitaker Brothers at First United Methodist Church Burnside Family Center, 207 South Court St., Marysville, OH Show begins at 7:00 pm. Info: 937-642-4712

Jan. 10 Rock Island Plow Company at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Jan 10-11 Bluegrass in Superclass at the Holiday Inn French Quarter I-75 and US 20 (Exit 193) in Perrysburg, OH. Friday’s bands include Lorraine Jordan and Carolina Road, Wildwood Valley Boys, James King Band, Harbourtown and Deepwater Bluegrass. Saturday’s bands include Rhonda Vincent and The Rage, Dean Osborne, Bluegrass Mountaineers, Idletymes and Remington Ryde. Music begins both days at 1 pm. Info at 330-645-1542.

Jan. 11 Band to be Announced at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm . Info: 419-594-2816

Jan. 11 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at Franklin Christian Church, 403 Miami Ave, Franklin, OH 45005 Show at 6 pm.

Jan. 12 Marty Raybon and Full Circle at Fellowship Baptist Church, 247 E. State Rt. 22 & 3 (Montgomery Road) Mainesville, OH Doors open at 1:30. Music begins at 2:00 pm. Info 513-324-2229.

Jan.12 Grassahol at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Jan. 16 Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper along with Harold Daily & Friends at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Jan. 17 New Grass Station at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Jan. 18 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at Edison Community College in Piqua, OH. Showtime 7 p.m. Info: 937-372-5804

Jan. 18 The Savory Chickens at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Jan. 18 The Relentless Mules at the Rambling House Soda Pop, 310 Hudson Street, Columbus. Show at 8 pm. Info at (614) 468-3415

Jan. 18 The Sammy Adkins Band at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Jan. 24 Tru Blue at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Jan. 24 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Jan. 24 Fox and Hounds, The Hocking River String Band and The Tillers at Woodlands Tavern, 1200 W 3rd Ave, Columbus OH 43212. Show at 9:00 pm. Info: (614) 299-4987

Jan. 25 Grassahol at the Columbus Folk Music Society Coffeehouse, located at the Columbus Mennonite Church, 35 Oakland Park Avenue - Columbus, OH 8:30 P.M. - 10:30 P.M. Info at 614-268-6353

Jan. 25 New Grass Station Band at Eagles Lodge, 3800 Westerville Rd. Westerville at 8 pm. Info: Ron Wilson 614-571-6161.

Jan. 25 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Safire Sun Band at Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Jan. 25 The Grascals at the St. Xavier Performance Center, 600 West Northbend Road, Cincinnati, OH 7:30 pm

Jan. 25 Flatland Grass at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co)7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Jan. 25 The Relentless Mules at the Rambling House Soda Pop, 310 Hudson Street, Columbus. Show at 8 pm. Info at (614) 468-3415

Jan. 25 The Clay Hess Band at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Jan. 26 The Grascals at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville, OH 3 pm. Info at 740-753-1924.

Jan. 26 The Back Porch Swing Band at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Jan. 31 Slate Ridge at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722


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February

WEEKLY EVENTS: Don't overlook the listing of weekly events that aren't listed below.

Feb. 1 Sugar Creek and Strung Up at Central Ohio Bluegrass Association’s Indoor Show held at the Genoa Middle School, 5948 S. Old 3-C Hwy, Westerville, OH - . Doors open at 5 pm. Music begins at 6. Info: Sami Payne, 740-965-2877 centralohiobluegrass.com

Feb. 1 Grasssinine at Woodlands Tavern, 1200 W 3rd Ave, Columbus OH 43212. Show at 7:00 pm. Info: (614) 299-4987.

Feb. 1 Hammertown at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Feb. 5 Cedar Hill Bluegrass Boys will be at Tee Jaye's restaurant 1601 N. Memorial Dr. Lancaster Oh. Show begins at 6:30.

Feb. 6 Greensky Bluegrass w/ Tumbleweed Wanders at Woodlands Tavern, 1200 West Third Ave. Columbus. Doors open at 7. Music begins at 8. Info at 614-299-4887.

Feb. 7 Tony Holt and the Wildwood Valley Boys with Timberline at at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098

Feb. 7 Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville, OH Showtime 8 pm. Info at

Feb. 7 The Farmer & Adele at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Feb. 7 Ralph Stanley II at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co)7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Feb. 7 Larry Stephenson Band along with Last Gold Dollar at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Feb. 8 Ralph Stanley II at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Feb. 8 Blue Highway with special guests Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at Miami University’s Finkelman Auditorium 4200 E.Univesity Blvd. in Middletown, Oh. 8 pm. Info: 740-753-1924 epsteihr@muohio.edu

Feb. 8 Ohio Valley Bluegrass Series presents Don Rigsby and Midnight Call with My Favorite Bluegrass Band at Western Brown High School in Mt. Orab, OH. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 513.625.6399

Feb. 9 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at Middle Urbana Missionary Baptist Church, 2605 Middle Urbana Road, Springfield, OH Music at 5 pm.

Feb. 14 The Boxcars along with Joe Williams and Deep Water at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Feb. 14 Yonder Mountain String Band at the LC Pavilion in the Arena District area. Doors open at 7 pm.

Feb 14-15 Bluegrass Winterfest at McCoy’s Inn and Conference Center, 701 Main Street West, Ripley, WV. Featuring Remmington Ryde, Hillbilly Gypsies, Idletymes, Open Rail, The Hart Brothers, Bluegrass Mountaineers, Wildfire, The Lilly Mountaineers. Music begins at 7 pm Friday. Noon on Saturday. Info: Connie Seebaugh 304-422-6956.

Feb. 15 The Steel Wheels at Columbus Performing Arts Center, 549 Franklin Ave, Columbus, OH as part of the Six String Performance Series . Show at 8 pm.

Feb. 15 Mark Newton and Steve Thomas at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Feb. 16 Rhonda Vincent and the Rage at the Midland Theater in downtown Newark, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 740-345-LIVE

Feb. 18 The Freight Hoppers at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Feb. 19 Cedar Hill Bluegrass Boys will be at Tee Jaye's restaurant 1601 N. Memorial Dr. Lancaster Oh. Show begins at 6:30.

Feb. 21 The Spinney Brothers and Black Diamond Bluegrass at First United Methodist Church Burnside Family Center, 207 South Court St., Marysville, OH Show begins at 7:00 pm. Info: 937-642-4712

Feb. 21 Grassahol at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Feb. 21 Anna Allen and Traditional Plus Bluegrass at An Evening of Bluegrass Gospel with Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Tabernacle Baptist Church located at the Corner of Hickory and Main Streets in Chillicothe, Ohio. Tickets may be purchased at BBB Music Center, 20 East Water, Chillicothe, Ohio, 45601. Music begins at 6:00 PM. Info: Bob Green, 740-772-2262.

Feb. 22 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Chestnut Ridge Gospel Bluegrass Band at Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Feb. 22 Wendy Miller and Country Grass Band at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co), Oakwood, Oh - . 7:00. Info: 419-594-2816

Feb. 22 Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749. Feb. 23 Fox and Hounds at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High Street in Worthington. 8-10 pm. Info at 614-436-COAL

Feb. 22 Northwest Territory at Des Dutch Essen Hause, Market Street, Shreve, Ohio - . Show begins at 5pm. Info: Des Dutch Essen Hause, 330 567 3388

Feb. 28 Junior Sisk and Rambler’s Choice along with Wills Creek at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Feb. 28 Strung Up at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Avenue, in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 p.m. Info at (614) 486-4722

Feb. 28 New Grass Station Band at Eagles Lodge, 3800 Westerville Rd. Westerville at 8 pm. Info: Ron Wilson 614-571-6161.

Feb. 28 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115


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March

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Mar. 1 Berachah Valley and Northern Divide at Central Ohio Bluegrass Association’s Indoor Show held at the Genoa Middle School, 5948 S. Old 3-C Hwy, Westerville, OH - . Doors open at 5 pm. Music at 6. Info: Sami Payne, 740-965-2877 centralohiobluegrass.com

Mar. 1 Larry Stephenson Band with New Mountain Heritage at the Ohio Valley Bluegrass Series, Western Brown High School, W. Main Street, Mt. Orab, OH Doors open at 5:30. Music begins at 7 pm. Info 937-6258-6399

Mar. 1 Dixie Ryders at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 937-767-1767.

Mar. 1 Rachel Burge and Blue Dawning at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Mar. 5 Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville, OH Show at 8 pm. Info at (740) 753-1924

Mar. 7 Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, plus Cedar Hill Bluegrass Boys, and guest Kenny Sidle at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098. 

Mar. 7 Strung Up at Weasel Boy Brewery, 126 Muskingum Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio. Music begins at 8 PM. Info: 740-455-3767

Mar. 7 The Folk Ramblers (Carl Yaffey and Bill Cohen) at the Gillie Recreation Center, 2100 Morse Road, Columbus. Showtime at 6:30.

Mar. 8 Echo Valley Band at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Mar. 8 Kenny and Amanda Smith at the Centerville Performing Arts Center, 500 East Franklin Street, Centerville, OH

Mar. 8 Band to be Announced at at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Mar. 8 Anna Allen and Traditional Plus Bluegrass at 2nd Feed The People Fundraiser for Hocking County Food Pantries at The Grouse Nest Restaurant, 25780 Liberty Hill Rd,, South Bloomingville , Ohio ( one half mile from Ash Cave) . 6:00PM. Info: 800.222.4655

Mar. 9 Steep Canyon Rangers and Strung Up at Woodlands Tavern, 1200 W 3rd Ave, Columbus OH 43212. Show at 7:30 pm. Info: (614) 299-4987

Mar. 14 The Dale Ann Bradley Band along with The Price Family at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Mar. 15 Ma Crowe and the Lady Slippers at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 937-767-1767.

Mar. 15 Dale Ann Bradley at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Mar. 21 Northwest Territory at Wayne Center For The Arts, 237 S Walnut St, Wooster, Oh 7:30pm. Info: Mike Gorrell, 330 567 3388

Mar. 15 Wrygrass at The Grandview Grind, 1423-A Grandview Ave, Grandview Heights, OH 7 - 9 p.m Info at 614-485-9005

Mar. 21 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver and Slate Ridge at First United Methodist Church, 207 Court Street, Marysville, OH Time 7:00 pm. Info: 937-642-4712.

Mar. 21 Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out along with Willow Creek at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Mar. 21 Gipson and Fitz at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrnes Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm Info at (614) 486-4722

Mar. 21 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers & The Bluegrass Briarhoppers at Connersville Bluegrass Music Association, 2600 Western Ave, Connersville, IN . 6:00 pm Info: Amos Collins, 812-346-5215

Mar. 22 Salt Creek Bluegrass Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Mar. 22 Rachel Burge and Blue Dawning at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Mar. 22 Banjo-rama at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 937-767-1767.

Mar. 22 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Mar. 22 R.U. Bound at Java Central, 20 S. State St., Westerville, OH - . 7 pm. Info: , 614-839-0698 java-central.com

Mar. 22 March 22, 2014   Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at Fairborne Fraternal Order of Eagles, 509 Sports St, Fairborne, OH 7:00pm. Info: Norma Ashcraft, 937 832 0930

Mar. 23 Rhonda Vincent and the Rage at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square in downtown Nelsonville, OH.  Showtime at 3:00 pm.  Info at (740) 753-1924. 

Mar. 28 The Kenny & Amanda Smith Band along with chestnut Ridge at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Mar. 28 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Mar. 28 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at College Hill Coffee Company, 6128 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 7:30pm. Info: College Hill Coffee Company, (513) 542-2739

Mar. 28-29 Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival, Roberts Center, I-71 and US Route 68, Wilmington, Oh. Featuring Friday Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Mountain Faith, Blake Williams and Friends, Nothin’ Fancy, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage and Daily and Vincent. Saturday entertainment includes  Mountain Faith, Feller & Hill, The Church Sisters, Blake Williams and Friends, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper and Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice. Entertainment begins at noon Friday and 11 am Saturday. Info: 937-372-5804.

Mar. 29 Dailey & Vincent at Fisher Auditorium, 1980 Madison Ave., Wooster, OH Music at 7 pm. Info: 330-263-3700

Mar. 29 Band to be Announced at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Mar. 30 R.U. Bound at Natalie's Coal-Fired Pizza, 5601 N. High St., Worthington, OH - . 8 pm. Info: 614-436-2625 nataliescoalfiredpizza.com

Mar. 31 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at Hunter Pizzeria, 4165 West State Route 122, Franklin, OH - 4165 West State Route 122. 6:00pm. Info: Hunter PIzzeria, (937) 746-5415

 

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April

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Apr. 3 The Steel Wheels at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square in Nelsonville, OH 8 pm. Info at (740) 753-1924

Apr. 5 Clarence Kelly and Nu-Cut Road at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Apr. 5 Open Rail and the Tar Heels at Central Ohio Bluegrass Association’s Indoor Show held at the Genoa Middle School, 5948 S. Old 3-C Hwy, Westerville, OH - . Doors open at 5 pm. Music begins at 6. Info: Sami Payne, 740-965-2877 centralohiobluegrass.com

Apr. 5 Evan Lanier and the Bluegrass Express at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 937-767-1767.

Apr. 5 The Grascals at the Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Apr. 5 Anna Allen & Traditional Plus Bluegrass at Bluegrass at the Ross County Home and Garden Show, Ross County Fairgrounds SR 104 , Chillicothe , Ohio 11:00 AM. Info: Robert Green, 740-772-2262

April 6 The Roys at Historic Washington Schools Auditorium, 303 E Temple Street, Washington Court House, at the intersection of N North St and E Temple St. . 3:00pm. Info: 740 333-3304 www.fayetteconcerts.org

Apr. 11 Little Roy Lewis and Lizzy Long with The McLeish Family Quartet at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098

Apr. 11 The Tommy Webb Band along with Timberline at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Apr. 11 Open Rail Bluegrass Gospel at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH Show at 7:30 pm. Info at 937-767-1767.

Apr. 12 Big Country Bluegrass with the Patrick Family at the Ohio Valley Bluegrass Series, Western Brown High School, W. Main Street, Mt. Orab, OH Doors open at 5:30. Music begins at 7 pm. Info 937-6258-6399

Apr. 12 The Whitaker Brothers and Black Diamond Bluegrass at the ABH Bluegrass Hideaway,  850 Fitchville River Rd., New London, Ohio.  Doors open at 5. Music begins at 6. Info at (440) 242-9311.

Apr. 12 Strung Up, Sugar Creek and RU Bound at New Life UMC Homeless Ministries Benefit Concert, 1581 Cambridge Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio - The event will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church at the corner of 5th Avenue and Cambridge Boulevard. Showtime at 6:00 pm Info: Marty Leedy, 614-488-0695 or http://newlifeunitedmethodist.org/

Apr. 12 Idletymes at Mountaineer Opry House, I-64 at Exit 28 in Milton, WV. Show begins at 7:30 pm. Info at 304-743-5749.

Apr. 17 Grassahol at Thursday Night Concert Series at the Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, 777 Evening St, Worthington, OH Show from 8-10 pm. Info at 614-431-0329

Apr. 19 Bartley Brothers at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

Apr. 19 The Wayfarers at Used Kids Records, 1980 N. High Street, Columbus. Show begins at 12:45 pm. Info at (614) 421-9455. Then at Rambling House Soda Pop Shop 310 Hudson Street, Columbus. Show begins at 8 PM. Info: (614) 468-3415

Apr. 25 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Apr. 25 Junior Sisk and Rambler’s Choice and Danny Davis Bluegrass Band at First United Methodist Church Burnside Family Center, 207 South Court St., Marysville, OH. Show begins at 7:00 pm. Info: 937-642-4712

Apr. 25 The Little Roy and Lizzy Show along with New Mountain Heritage at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

Apr. 26 Honeytown Band and Summit Choral Society at Akron Civic Theatre, 182 S. Main Street, Akron, Ohio - Downtown Akron, Ohio. 7:30 PM. Info: Lorel Rubins, 330-4324-7464 www.summitchoralsociety.org

Apr. 26 Inside Track: Brass & Grass with New Basics Brass Band & The Relentless Mules at the Lincoln Theater 769 East Long Street in Columbus. Show at 8 pm.

Apr. 26 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Open Highway Bluegrass Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Apr. 26 Benefit on behalf of Mike Blanton at the Plymouth American Legion Hall in Plymouth, Ohio. The Hamilton Family along with Mike "Biggin" Cooper, are honored to announce that we have put together a Bluegrass benefit for our dear friend and fellow musician Mike Blanton. The benefit will take place April 26th, 2014 at the Plymouth American Legion Hall in Plymouth, Ohio & will start at 1pm. Bands to be announced. Those interested in playing should contact Mike Biggin Cooper, Glenn Hamilton, Pearl Hamilton or Harold Hamilton. More information as it becomes available.

Apr. 26 The Wayfarers at Rusty Rooster, South River Road, 168 Main St Duncan Falls, OH. Beginning at 9 pm. Info: (740) 674-4782


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May

WEEKLY EVENTS: Don't overlook the listing of weekly events that aren't listed below.

May 2 Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time and Troubled Souls Bluegrass Band at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098. 

May 2 Death By Banjo at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

May 2 Ottawa County at Jumpin Joe Underwood’s 75th Birthday Bluegrass Bash at the Sunbury Eagles Back Hall (entrance at back door) at the intersection of Rt 61 and Rt. 3 in Sunbury. Doors open at 7. Music begins at 8 pm. Free admission.

May 3-4 18th Annual Columbus Folk Festival at Battelle Darby Metro Park. Festival features workshops, discussions and other events. Entertainment includes Megan Palmer, Blue Water Ramblers, Joe LaMay & Sherry Reese, Second Wind, The Wild Hares and the Redbuds plus other folk type music. Info: http://www.cfms-inc.org/COFF_2014

May 3 Paul Bryant and Kentucky Border at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 State Route 66, Oakwood, Ohio (Paulding Co) 7:00 pm. Info: 419-594-2816

May 3 Evan Lanier and Bluegrass Express and Slate Ridge at the Central Ohio Bluegrass Association’s Indoor Show held at the Genoa Middle School, 5948 S. Old 3-C Hwy, Westerville, OH - . Doors open at 5 pm. Music at 6 pm. Info: Sami Payne, 740-965-2877 centralohiobluegrass.com

May 3 Tunes in the Trees at the Brukner Nature Center 5995 W. Horseshoe Bend Road, Troy.Featuring Megan Osman, Eric Loy, Mad River Railroad, Country Strings,Harmonica Earth, Showtime Gross, Laurel Mountain, White Mountain Grass, Sweet Betsy, Silver Grass, Berachah Valley,Ann & Phil, New Outlook, Peaceful Mountain, Lost River Boys,Todd & Boone, Storms Creek, Sugar Grove,Nuance & Old Uncles, Rum River Blend. Free admission. Donations Accepted. Music from 10 AM to 5 pm. Info: 937-698-6493

May 4 CROSS Country Band at New Carlisle First Freewill Baptist Church, 9555 New Carlisle Pike, New Carlisle, OH. 11:00 a.m.. Info: Gregory Cox, (937) 561-1905

May 5 Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass at Downhome at Miami University Hamilton, 221 High Street, Hamilton, 7:00 PM. Info: 513-607-1874.

May 9 Dry Mill Road at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

May 9 Cross Country Band at The Rebekah House, 1117 Sunset Avenue (Southern Village Shopping Center), Springfield, OH. 7:00 p.m.. Info: Gregory Cox, (937) 561-1905

May 9-11 Appalachian Festival at Cincinnati’s Coney Island. Featuring Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass, The Tillers, Bluegrass Mafia, Blackwater, American Drive, Missy Werner, Ma Crowe and the Lady Slippers, The Wayfarer’s, Night Drive and others. Music begins at 11 AM Friday and Sunday. 10 am on Sunday. Info at 513.623.5373. Schedules at www.appalachianfestival.org

May 10 The Blanton Family and Ottawa County Bluegrass at the ABH Bluegrass Hideaway,  850 Fitchville River Rd., New London, Ohio.  Doors open at 5. Music begins at 6. Info at (440) 242-9311.

May 10 Grassahol at Rambling House Soda Pop, 310 E. Hudson - Columbus, OH at 8 P.M. Info at 614-468-3415

May 10 Bluegrass & Country Music Benefit Show For Jeff Causey at Troy Grange, 2348 Market St Troy, Ohio. Featuring Berachah Valley, New Mountain Heritage, Rum River Blend, Laurel Mountain, Driftwood, Show Time, C&M bluegrass, Darrel Brown & Kentucky River, Chuck, Pat & Hillbilly Haven, Peaceful Mountain, George Brown & Dave Denman. Doors open 10 am. Music starts at 11am. Info: 937-339-5436

May 15 Nothin’ Fancy along with Lonesome Meadow at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

May 16 Dailey and Vincent at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square in downtown Nelsonville, OH.  Showtime at 8:00 pm.  Info at (740) 753-1924. 

May 16 Grassahol at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave in the Grandview area. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

May 17 Hwy 57 and Black Diamond Bluegrass at the Lincoln Way Recreation Center, 2817 ST. RT. 602, Bucyrus, Ohio. Showtime at 7pm. Info: Terry Agin, 419-562-4363

May 17 Matthew’s Covered Bridge Festival 11000 S 990 E, Upland, IN Featuring Harness Family Band, Blue Mafia, Vernon McIntyre's Appalachian Grass, Cumberland Gap and Common Ground Traditional Acoustic Band. Gates open at 9. Music begins at 11 am.

May 17 Blue Sky Music Festival at the East Shore Universal Unitarian Church, 10848 Chillicothe Rd/ST 306in Kirtland, OH. A cornucopia of acoustic and folk music and featuring Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen. Info at 440-256-3400

May 17 Dailey & Vincent at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, OH Doors open at 7. Music begins at 8. Info: 330-677- 5005.

May 18 Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass and Evan Lanier and Bluegrass Express at the Eagles Club, 509 Sports Street, Fairborn, Ohio. 1:00 PM. Info: 513-607-1874

May 22-24 Amvest Post 61 Bluegrass Festival at Rocky Fork Lake in Hillsboro, OH. Entertainment Thursday includes: Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers, Dixie Ryders, Joe Mullins and Radio Ramblers and Nightflyer. Friday: Evan Lanier and the Bluegrass Express, Haddox Family, Larry Stephenson Band, Big Country Bluegrass and Nightflyer. Saturday: Tony Hale and the Blackwater Band, The Spinney Brothers, Big Country Bluegrass, David Adkins and Republik Steel and Goldwing Express. All events begin at 1 pm each day. Information: Roger Swayne (937) 763-6666

May 23 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

May 23 New Grass Station at Byrne’s Pub Bluegrass Happy Hour 1248West 3rd. Ave. Grandview from 7:00-9:00 pm . Info:, 614-486-4722

May 23 Grassahol at Westerville OhioHealth 4th Friday Celebration in historic Uptown Westerville. 6:00-9:00 P.M. Info at 614-794-0401

May 23-24 The Wayfarers at Duck Creek Log Jam, 28508 Murphy Road, Logan, OH. 4pm

May 24 Grassahol at the Clintonville Farmers Market 3519 N. High St, Columbus, OH 9:30 A.M. to 11:30

May 24 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Willis Creek at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

May 24 Sugar Creek Bluegrass at the Utica Sertoma and Velvet Ice Cream Festival, 11324  Mount Vernon Road, Utica, OH. Show time at 2 pm. Info online http://sertomaicecreamfestival.com 

May 24-25 The Wayfarers at the Duck Creek Log Jam 28508 Murphy Rd, Logan, OH. Check website for times and lineup. (www.duckcreeklogjam.com ) Other bands and genres playing throughout the weekend. Info:DuckCreekLogjam.com

May 30 The Rarely Herd along with The Wheeling Park High School Bluegrass Band at the Pennyroyal Opera House at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH. Doors open at 5. Music begins at 7. Info at 740-695-6291.

May 30 New Grass Station Band at Eagles Lodge, 3800 Westerville Rd, Columbus, Ohio 8:00pm. Info: Ron Wilson, 614-571-6161

May 30 Strung Up at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave in the Grandview area. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

May 31 Sugar Creek Bluegrass and other Bluegrass bands at Dillon State Park Bluegrass Pickin\' Weekend , 5265 Dillon Hills Drive, Nashport, OH . 4-8 pm


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June

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June 6 Grassahol at the Columbus Arts Festival on the Community Stage.
7:15 P.M. - 8:45 P.M. 614-268-6353

June 6 Gipson and Fitz at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave in the Grandview area. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

June 6 Buffalo Wabs and the Price Hill Shuffle at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

June 7 Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, OH 8 pm. Info at 330-677-5005

June 7 Slate Ridge, Open Rail Bluegrass and Out of Mind Bluegrass Bands at the Grove City, Ohio Encampment and Bluegrass Show, Fryer Park, 4185 Orders Rd. Grove City, Ohio. Music begins at 12:00 pm and continues through 6 pm.  An open bluegrass jam follows the featured entertainment until 6 pm. Admission and parking are free. Info: Bella Johnson, Phone: 614-519-6447 

June 12-14 Bluegrass in the Hills at Mickey’s Mountain, Ford Road in Hopedale, OH Entertainment includes James King, The Bluegrass Brothers, Remington Ryde, Kody Norris and the Watuga Mountain Boys, Matt Efaw & Iron Horse, Phillip Steinmetz and His Sunny Tennesseans, the Stevens Family, Joe Williams and Deep Water and the Wayfarers. Music starts at 5 pm on Thursday. 1 pm on Friday and Saturday. Info at 740-946-5631.

June 13 Evan Lanier and Bluegrass Express at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

June 14 Death by Banjo at Saturday Night Bluegrass at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave in the Grandview area. 7-9 pm. Info: 614-486-4722

June 14 Sugar Creek Bluegrass at the Bluebird Farm Park Amphitheatre, 190 Alamo Road SE, Carrollton, OH Show time at 7 pm. Info: 330-627-8046 online at http://www.ccparkdistrict.org/bluebirdfarmpark/amphitheater.html 

June 14 Kenny Smith Flat Pick Guitar Workshop hosted by Adam Schlenker at the McConnell Arts Center, 777 Evening Street, Worthington,  OH. 3-4:30 pm. Info at 614.431.0329
June 15 Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass at Crown Pavillion, W. Plum Street, New Bremen, Ohio. Info:513-607-1874. Music from 6:30 PM to: 8:00 PM 

June 15 Strung Up at Groveport’s Summer Concert Series, Heritage Park, 551 Wirt Rd. in Groveport. 7 pm Info: 614-836-3333

June 19 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at Washington Park, 1225 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH - . 7:00pm. Info: (513) 352-4080

June 19 Grassahol at Village of Westerville Retirement Center, 215 Huber Village Blvd, Westerville, OH 6:00 - 7:45 P.M. Info: 614-882-3782

June 20 Sugar Creek Bluegrass Band, The Kevin Prater Band and featuring Kenny Sidle at Hanover Presbyterian Church, 732 North Main St., N.E., Newark, Ohio (In the village of Hanover).  Open Stage time 5 - 7 pm, Concert 7:00 pm.  Outdoors weather permitting.  Bring your Lawn Chairs. Info: Stacy Wright 740-641-7884

June 20 Grassahol at the Best Little Pig Roast in Delaware. Center for Older Adults
800 Cheshire Road, Delaware, OH. 4 - 8 P.M. Info: 740-363-6677

June 20-21 Poston Lake Bluegrass Festival, Rt. 329 (follow the signs) near Guysville, OH. Featuring Loraine Jordan and Carolina Road, Wildfire, Idletymes, Gentlemen of Bluegrass, The Moron Brothers, Bluegrass Mountaineers, The Hart Brothers, Remington, Ride, Higher Vision and others. Music begins at noon both days. Info: Connie Seebaugh 304-422-6956.

June 21 Sugargrove at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

June 22 Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass at Bluegrass Brunch at Old Arcana Restaurant, 109 W George Street, Arcanum, OH Show at 11 am. Info at 513-607-1874 or online at: http://oldarcana.com 

June 22 Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass at Memorial Park, E South Street, St Marys, Ohio 7:00 PM. Info: 513-607-1874

June 27 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

June 27 Grassahol at India Oak Bar & Grill 590 Oakland Park Columbus OH 43214 Music begins at 8:30 pm. Info at phone: 614-261-9355

June 27-28 Sugar Creek Bluegrass at The Amish Country Theatre, 3149  OH 39, Walnut Creek, OH. Shows at  3 and 7 pm each day. Info: 614-561-8055 or 1-888-988-SHOW (7469) or online at amishcountrytheater.com 

June 28 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents T-N-T Bluegrass Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

June 30 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at Hunter Pizzeria, 4165 West State Route 122, Franklin, OH - . 6:00pm. Info: , (937) 746-5415 


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July

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July 4 Anna Allen & Traditional Plus Bluegrass at the Piketon 4th of July Celebration, Piketon High School, Piketon, OH. Time to be announced. Info: 740-970-2551 or jehorsley@yahoo.com 

July 5 Yonder Mountain String Band at LC Pavillion, Neil Avenue in the Arena District. Show at 7:00 pm.

July 5 Mama’s Wranglers at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

July 9 Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line at Park Street Patio, 533 N Park St, Columbus, OH Show at 6 pm. Info: woodlandsproductions.com

July 10-12 Central Ohio Bluegrass Association 36th Annual Summer Festival at the Hartford Fairgrounds, 14082 Fairgrounds Road, Croton, OH. Featuring Dixie Ryders, Grassahol, Sugar Creek, New grass Station, Jeff Brown & Still Lonesome, Nothin' Fancy, Kentucky 31, Strung Up, Open Rail, Border Ryde and Nightflyer. Directions: Take St. Rt. 37 SE to johnstown, OH. At west edge of town turn onto Croton Rd. Follow through Croton an onto the fairgrounds on your right. Event is at the back of the fairgrounds in the park. If lost call 740-972-1752.. 6 PM. Info: Sami Payne , 740-965-2877 www.centralohiobluegrass.com

July 10-12 Music in the Hills at Mickey’s Mountain, Ford Road in Hopedale, OH . Featuring Goldwing Express, The Moron Brothers, The Spinney Brothers, Hoard and Jones, Frontroom, The Gordon-James Blues Band, Double Cut, 2 Old Geezers, Anna Allen & Traditional Plus Bluegrass and other bands to be included. Music beings at 5 pm Thursday. 1 pm Friday and Saturday. Info at 740-946-5631.

July 10-13 Norwalk Music Festival at the Huron County Fairgrounds, 940 Fair Road in Norwalk, OH. Featuring Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out, Sideline Bluegrass, Harbourtown, Bluegrass Mountaineers, Ottawa County Bluegrass, Acoustic Edge, The Wayfarers, New Outlook, Vertical Limit, The Whitaker Brothers, Hershel Blevins and South 79, Delusions of Genre, Deepwater Bluegrass and Rat Holler. Music starts Thursday at 6, Friday at 1 pm and Saturday at 12 noon. This is a jammin’ friendly festival. Info at 330-654-4402

July 11 Grassahol at  Summer Fridays at the Statehouse, downtown Columbus. Noon - 1 P.M. Info at 614-728-2130

July 12           Slate Ridge at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

July 12 Second Wind Bluegrass at the Lilyfest, 13200 Little Cola Road, Rockbridge, Ohio at the Lower Garden stage. Free admission. Showtime at 2:30 pm Info: (740) 969-2873

July 12 Second Wind Bluegrass at Dawes Arboretum, Newark, OH. Time to be announced at a later date.

July 12 Anna Allen & Traditional Plus Bluegrass at Lilyfest, 13200 Little Cola Road, Rockbridge, OH. Music begins at 12 noon. Info: 740-649-0656 or online at  www.lilyfest.com 

July 12 The Savory Chickens at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza 5601 N. High Street in Worthington, OH. Showtime at 10 pm. Info: 614-436-COAL

July 16-19 Musicians Against Childhood Cancer at Hoover Y Park, 1570 Rohr Rd, Lockbourne, OH, featuring the SteelDrivers, J.D. Crowe, Doyle Laswon Quicksilver, Carl Jackson, Junior Sisk and Ramblers Choice, Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers, Dudley Connell, Marty Raybon & Full Circle, IIIrd Tyme Out, Clay Hess Band, James King Band, Kenny & Amanda Smith, Jerry Salley, Flatt Lonesome, The Rambling Rooks, Feller, & Hill, Don Rigsby & Midnight Call, Josh Williams, Larry Sparks & The Lonesome Ramblers, Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, Aubrey Haynie, Adkins & Loudermilk, Larry Stephenson Band, Val Story, Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time, Lost & Found, Randy Kohrs, Lou Reid and Carolina, Bradley Walker, Grascals, Lonesome River Band, Gibson Brothers, Seldom Scene and others. Info at (740) 548-4199

July 19 Anna Allen and Traditional Bluegrass Plus at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series, 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

July 19 Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Ramblers Living With A Cause Theatre, c/o TG Entertainment 8805 Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg, OH  45694
Info: 740-547-6000. Show begins at 7:00 pm.

July 25 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

July 25 The Wayfarers at Uncorked in Roscoe Village, Coshocton OH. 8:30-11:30 PM.

July 25 Balsam Range and the Boxcars at Rhythm on the River at Bicentennial Park, 233 Civic Center Drive, Columbus. 7 pm

July 25 True Blue at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm.

July 25 & 26 Bluegrass in the Grove at the Lincoln Way Recreation Center, 2817 SR 602, Bucyrus, Oh Info: 419-562-4363. No band information posted. Call before going.

July 26 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Awesome Possum at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

July 26 Lonesome Meadow at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

July 26 Nathan and the Wayfarers at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series, 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

July 27 The Wayfarers at Worthington's Concerts on the Green. Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center, Worthington OH. Performance at 7 PM. Information at
http://visitworthingtonohio.com/concerts-on-the-green/

July 30 The Grascals at the Ohio State Fair Natural Resources Amphitheater 4 pm.

July 31 Bluegrass in the Hills at Mickey’s Mountain, Ford Road, Hopedale, OH. Featuring Rachel Burge & Blue Dawing, the Spinney Brothers, The Larry Gillis Band, The Hart Brothers, Nathan Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys, Adkins and Loudermilk, The Sheppard Brothers, Northwest Territory, Tommy Sells and Big Country and Marty Raybon & Full Circle. Music begins Thrusday at 5, Friday and Saturday at 1 pm. Info at 740-946-5631

July 31 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Greene County Fair in Xenia, OH 7 pm.


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August

WEEKLY EVENTS: Don't overlook the listing of weekly events that aren't listed below.

Aug. 1 The Clinton Gregory Band at the Living For A Cause, Southern Ohio Gospel Stage located at 8805 Gallia St., Wheelersburg, OH.  Show Time 7:00 pm.  Info: 740-574-6000

Aug. 1 Sugar Creek Bluegrass at The Ohio State Fair, Ohio State Fairgrounds, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Amphitheater in Columbus. Show at 1 pm. Info at 614-561-8055 

Aug. 1 North & South Bluegrass Band at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street in Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30 pm

Aug. 1 Dailey and Vincent at the Kuss Auditorium, 300 South Fountain Ave., Springfield, OH 7:30 pm Info: 937-328-3874

Aug 2 Grassahol at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

Aug. 2 Ma Crow and the Lady Slippers at Plain Folk Cafe Music and Coffee House, 10177 State Route 132, Pleasant Plain, OH - . 7:30pm . Info: Vicky Baker, (513) 877-2526 http://www.plainfolkcafe.com/

Aug. 2 3rd Annual Bluegrass on the Mountain, at Mountain Top VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Pleasant Hill, OH Featuring Joe Mullins & The Radio Rambler, Evan Lanier & Bluegrass Express, Justin Hoke & Company, Bob Hamblin & Dixie Ryders, New Outlook and New Mountain Heritage. Music begins at 12 noon. Info: justin.hoke@yahoo.com

Aug. 2 Jerry Douglas at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, OH Show at 8 pm. Info: 330-677-5005

Aug. 3 The Roys with the Rarely Heard at the Athens County Fair, Grandstand, Athens, OH. Music begins at 7 pm

Aug. 5 The Wayfarers at the Downtown Mansfield Concert Series. Performance at 7 PM. Information at 419-522-0099.

Aug. 7 Sugar Creek Bluegrass at the Hartford Fair, 14028 Fairgrounds Road, Croton, OH. Show Time 5 pm. Info at 614-561-8055 or  hartfordfair.com 

Aug. 7-9 Buckeye Bluegrass Festival at the Greenwich Coon Hunters Club, 3221 Plymouth East Rd., Greenwich, Ohio. Featuring Rhonda Vincent, Bluegrass Mountaineers, the Little Roy and Lizzie Show, Gentlemen of Bluegrass, Hart Brothers, Ottawa County, Caney Creek, Lloyd Blevins and Ramblin’ Mountain, Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road, Nitro Ride, Blanton Family, Matt Effaw and RFD, Lloyd blevins and Ramblin’ Moonshine and Coney Carver & Rainbow Valley Boys. Music begins at 6 pm Thursday, 4 pm Friday and noon on Saturday. Info at 330.645.1542

Aug. 8 Slate Ridge at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm.

Aug. 9 Adam Schlenker and Family Tree at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

Aug. 10 A Taste of Clermont on Main Street in downtown Batavia featuring Comet Bluegrass Allstars; Rick Hayes Nightflyer Band; Doyle Lawson & QuickSilver. Music begins at 12 am. Admission is Free.

Aug. 15-16 Sugar Creek Bluegrass Band at The Amish Country Theater, 3149  OH Rt. 39, Walnut Creek, OH Show times are 3 and 7 pm each day. Info: 614-561-8055 or 
 amishcountrytheater.com 

Aug. 16 Jake Young and the Kits at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

Aug. 21-23 Brown County Bluegrass Festival at the Brown County Fairgrounds in Georgetown, OH. Featuring Dale Lykins & The Freightliners, East Fork Junction
Dixie Ryders, Ma Crow & Lady Slippers, Russel Moore & III Tyme Out. Missey Warner, Night Flyer, Adkins & Loudermilk, Feller & Hill, James King Band, Marty Raybon, Samantha Patrick, Hammer Towne, Idle Tymes, Hart Brothers, Higher Vision, Clay Hess Band, Joe Mullins & Radio Ramblers and Darrell Webb. Music begins at 3 pm Thursday, 12 noon on Friday and 11:30 on Saturday. Info at 513-752-2747.

Aug. 22 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Aug. 22 The Wayfarers at Uncorked in Roscoe Village, Coshocton OH. Performance from 8:30-11:30 PM.

Aug. 22 Newgrass Station at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm

Aug. 22-23 Northcoast Bluegrass by the Bay Festival, 2311 Cleveland Road, Sandusky, OH. Featuring Friday Remington Ryde, New Outlook, Safire Sun, Ottawa County with more to come. Saturday Safire Sun, Ottawa County, Harbour Town, Adkins and Loudermilk, and Lonesome River Band. Music begins Friday at 2 pm. Saturday at noon. Info: Doug Studer at 419-602-0819.

Aug. 23 True Blue with Ron Stone, Tyler Ashcraft and Friends at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579

Aug. 23 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Black Diamond Bluegrass Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Aug. 28-30 Helping Families with Cancer Bluegrass Festival at the Richland County Fairgrounds, 750 N. Home Road in Mansfield, OH. Featured bands include: Marty Raybon and Full Circle, Larry Sparks and the Lonesome Rambles, Don Rigsby and Midnight Call, The Evans Brothers and Dave Evans, Hershel Blevins and South 79, The Blanton Family, The Whitaker Brothers, Buck and Company, Harold Hamilton and Southern Tradition, Caney Creek, Ottawa County, Paul Bryan and Kentucky Border and a Dave Evans and Riverbend reunion. Music begins at 4 pm each day. Bring lawn chairs. All proceeds to Nationwide Childrens Hospital.

Aug. 30 Chase Potter and Friends at Trek Theatre's Summer 2014 Bluegrass Concert Series 13250 SR664, Logan, Oh. Gates open at 5:30. The Circle of Life (Shawnee Storytelling) begins at 6. Music begins at 7 pm. Info at 740-777-2579


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September

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Sept. 5-6 Bluegrass Connection Indoor Concert at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio. Friday Bands include Sugar Creek Bluegrass, Cedar Hill Bluegrass Boys and The Kevin Prater Band. Saturday bands include Turning Ground, Hart Brothers, Idletymes, Bluegrass Mountaineers, The Kevin Prater Band and Chestnut Ridge. Doors open at 4 Friday and music begins at 6. Saturday doors open at 10 am and music begins at 12 noon. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098. 

Sept. 5 & 6 Bluegrass in the Grove at the Lincoln Way Recreation Center, 2817 SR 602, Bucyrus, Oh Info: 419-562-4363. Bands to be announced

Sept. 7 Claire Lynch at the Black Swamp Arts Festival 174 S. Main Street, Bowling Green, OH 4-5 pm. Info:blackswamparts.org

Sept. 11-13 Mohican Bluegrass Festival at the Mohican Wilderness Campground, 22462 Wally Road, Glenmont, OH Featuring The Missy Werner Band, Hillbilly Gypsies, The Spinney Brothers, Northwest Territory, Sugar Creek, Special Consensus, Nightflyer, Helen Highwater String Band, and Dale Ann Bradley. Music begins at 3 pm Thursday, 2 pm Friday and Noon Saturday. Info: 740-599-6741.

Sept. 13 John Cowan, John McFee and friends at Miami University’s Hamilton campus Parrish Auditorium. Show at 7:30 pm

Sept. 19 Grasahol at Byrne’s Pub 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm

Sept. 19-21 Thornville Backwoods Festival. 8572 High Point Road, Thornville, OH. Featuring Cedar Hill Bluegrass, Out of Mind Bluegrass Band, Open Highway, Dan Crabtree, Billy Reiter, Hard Tyme Bluegrass, Lewis Pride, Timberline, Lukas Harlan, Wayfare’s, Frosty Morning, and the Sod Busters. Music begins at 9 am each day. Info at 740-346-4709.

Sept. 19-21 Union County Covered Bridge Bluegrass Festival at the Pottersburg Covered Bridge , 17141 Inskeep-Cratty Road, North Lewisburg, OH. Music on Saturday and Sunday only. Acts include Glenn Parks, Mad River Railroad, Sugar Creek Bluegrass, Grassahol, Daniel Dye & the Miller Road Band and Muleskinner. Music from 8 am to 5 pm Saturday. Noon to 4 pm Sunday.

Sept. 20 Feller & Hill with opening act Black Diamond performing as part of the Union County Covered Bridge Bluegrass Festival. This performance only will be held at Marysville Veterans Memorial Hall, 233 West 6th Street, Marysville. OH. Music begins at 8 pm. Info: 937-642-6279 or tknotts@unioncounty.org.

Sept. 20 Grasahol at the Clintonville Farmer’s Market, 3519 N. High St, Columbus, OH 9:30 A.M. to 11:30

Sept. 20 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at Tallmadge High School, Tallmadge, Oh 7:30 pm Info: 330-620-4303

Sept. 26 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Sept. 26 Strung Up at Westerville’s 4th Friday Celebration on the steps of the Westerville City Hall. 6-9 pm. Sept. 27 Grassahol at Pataskala Antique Power Show, Thomas J. Evans Foundation Park, Pataskala, OH. Noon - 2 P.M. Info at 740-927-5757

Sept. 27 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Deep Water Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com


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October

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Oct. 3 The Spinney Brothers with opening act Willis Creek at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Oct. 10 Bobby Osborne and the Rocky Top Express with opening act Almost Famous at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Oct. 10 Hammertowne, along with Sugarcreek Bluegrass Band at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098. 

Oct. 10-12 44th Annual Bob Evans Farm Festival at the Bob Evans Farm in Rio Grande, OH. Entertainment includes The Hillbilly Gypsies, Joe Freeman Band, The Roys, Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass, Open Rail, The Wayfarers, Rachael Burge and Blue Dawning, Adkins and Loudermilk, Johnny Staats and the Delivery Boys and Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys. Music begins at 11 am Friday, 10 am Saturday and 11 am Sunday. Info at bobevans.com

Oct. 11 Bluegrass on Main Street featuring Lonesome River Band, Don Rigsby, The Dappled Grays, The Andy Carlson Band, The Dennison University Bluegrass Band and a few local favorites. Performances will take place on Main Street in downtown Newark, OH. From 12 noon to 11 pm.

Oct. 11 Nothin’ Fancy with opening act New Mountain Heritage at the Ohio Valley Bluegrass Series, Western Brown High School, Mt. Orab, Oh Music begins at 7 pm.

Oct. 11 Kevin Prater Band at the Fairborn Opry House, 23 East Main Street, Fairborn, OH 7:00 pm

Oct. 12 Kevin Prater Band at the Adena Road Church of Christ, 900 Orange Street, Chillicothe, Ohio 10:30 am.

Oct. 17 American Drive with opening act Cabin Fever at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Oct. 17 Newgrass Station at the Bluegrass Happy Hour at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm

Oct. 18 Black Diamond Bluegrass at Bluegrass Junction, at the Shalersville Town Hall, Shalersville, OH. Town Hall located at the intersection of SR 303 & SR 44. 7 pm. Info Judy Thompson 330-325-7867

Oct 18 The Wayfarers at Apple Butter Stirrin Festival, Roscoe Village/Coshocton OH. Two sets: 10:30am - 11:30am and 3:30pm - 4:30pm. http://www.roscoevillage.com

Oct. 18 The Kevin Prater Band welcomes Tony Holt & The WIldwood Valley Boys. Sugar Creek Bluegrass and Robin Tackett & Midnight Storm to the "Living With A Cause" Theatre, 8805 Ohio River Road, Wheelersburg, OH. Doors open at 4:00 pm, Show at 5:00 pm. Information: Kevin Prater 606-477-4759 or Stacey Wright 740-641-7884.

Oct. 24 The James King Band with opening act Blue Steel at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Oct. 24 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Oct. 25 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Wayfarers Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Oct. 25 Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at the Impact Worship Center, 160 Woodruff Road, Mansfield, OH 6 pm. Info at 419-602-7471.


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November

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Nov. 7 Audie Blaylock and Redline with opening act Awesome Possum at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Nov. 7 Little Roy Lewis and Lizzy Long and Strung Up at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098

Nov. 7-8 Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival at the Roberts Center located at the intersection of I-71 and US Route 68 near Wilmington, OH. Featuring Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers, Ralph Stanley II, Russell Moore and 3rd Tyme Out, Bill Yates and the Country Gentlemen Tribute Band, James King Band, Flatt Lonesome, Special Consensus, The Crowe Brothers, Larry Stephenson and the Boxcars. Music begins at 12 noon on Friday; 11:30 on Saturday. Special workshop Friday morning at 11:30 featuring Blake Williams and Friends. Info: 937-372-5804

Nov. 8 Kevin Prater at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 SR 66, Oakwood, OH (Paulding County). Show at 7 pm. Info: 419-594-2816.

Nov. 8 Black Diamond Bluegrass at Chapparells Community Center, 2418 S. Arlington Rd., Akron, OH at 7 pm. Contact Coney Carver at 330-592-5684

Nov. 9 Kevin Prater Band at the Prospect United Methodist Church, 3345 Prospect Church Road, Dresden, OH 10:00 am

Nov. 9 Kevin Prater Band at Southwest Christian Community Baptist Church, 8577 Watkins Road SW, Pataskala, OH 6:30 pm

Nov. 13 Wild Carrot at the Midland Theater, on the square in downtown Newark, OH 7 pm. Info at 740-345-Live

Nov. 14 David Davis and the Warrior River Boys with opening act Joe Williams and Deep Water at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Nov. 15 The Wayfarers at the Ohio Valley Opry, Twin City Opera House, 15 West Main St. McConnelsville, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-962-4909

Nov. 16 Black Diamond at the Marysville Library, 231 South Plum St., Marysville, OH Music begins at 2 pm.

Nov. 21 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers with opening act The Wayfarers at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Nov. 21` Grassahol at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus. 7-9 pm

Nov. 21 Fox & Hounds, The Tillers, Hocking River String Band and Death by Banjo at Woodlands Tavern, West 3rd Ave. in Columbus Show at 9:00pm

Nov. 21 Hot Rize Reunion Tour at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, OH Doors open at 7. Show at 8 pm. Info: 330-677-5005

Nov. 22 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents 2nd Chance Bluegrass Band at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

Nov. 22 Hot Rize Reunion Tour with Red Knuckles at Miami University’s Middletown Campus, Finkelman Auditorium, Middletown, OH 7:30 pm

Nov. 28 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Nov. 28 Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay St, Clifton, OH Music begins at 7:30.


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December

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Dec. 12 Mark "Brink" Brinkman, Dale Ann Bradley & Singer Steve Gulley at Chester Flowers Bluegrass Connection of Central Ohio at Crossroads Christian Church, 11784 Marne Road, Newark, Ohio.  Doors open 5:30, open stage 6 - 7:15, show starts 7:30 pm. Information by calling Stacey Wright 740-641-7884 or Chester Flowers 740-877-4098. 

Dec. 12 The Grascals with opening act the National Pike Pickers at the Pennyroyal Opera House, I-70 at Exit 198, Fairview, OH 7 pm. Info: 740-942-0375.

Dec. 26 Bluegrass Gospel Jam at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road , Columbus, Ohio. From 7-9 pm. All welcome to watch and play. Info at 614-279-3115

Dec. 27 Three Rivers Bluegrass and Relay for Life Team Alana presents Band to be Announced at the Coshocton Village Inn & Suites. Max Hardesty (one man band) plays from 6-6:45. Featured band plays at 7:00 - 9:00 pm. Acoustic Jam at 9:15-11:00 pm. Info: Duane or Clenda Hardesty at 740-498-8456 or via email duane1000@roadrunner.com

 

 

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