Bluegrass Ramble Concert schedule

WOSU 89.7 Bluegrass Ramble                                                                                   Bluegrass Music Showdates. Last Updated Sept. 14, 2017  

Join Chet DeLong, Rich Baker and Chris Johnston for the finest in Bluegrass Music Saturday evenings from 8 to Midnight and Sunday evenings from 6-9 pm on WOSU 89.7 in Columbus and online at WOSU.org. 

Please send updates or corrections to Chris Johnston via email at johnstonteam@hotmail.com  Since schedules can change due to cancellation or weather, before traveling to an event please call to confirm with the event the show is a go. 

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Standing Events & Jams

First Sunday of every month, Live Bluegrass and Old-Timey music at Combustion Brewery & Taproom from various artists followed by an open jam.  Bring your instrument and jump in! All ages welcome. 4-7 live music. 7-9 open jam. Combustion Brewery, 80 W. Church St, Pickerington, OH. Info: 614-834-9595

Bluegrass Jam every Tuesday evening at Dick’s Den, 2417 North High Street, Columbus, OH.  10 pm  Info (614) 268-9573.

Old Time Jam every Sunday evening at the Rambling House Soda Pop, 310 East Hudson Street, Columbus 7:00 pm.  Info:  614-468-3415

Bluegrass slow jam every 3rd Sunday West Chester Church of the Nazarene, 7951 Tylersville Road (rear entrance), West Chester, OH  Emphasis to give advanced beginning to intermediate level players a low pressure environment to learn how to play with others. Info: 937-530-2127.

Bluegrass Jam every 4th Friday at Central Baptist Church, 1955 Frank Road 7-9 pm.  Everyone welcome.    Bluegrass Jam every 3rd Friday of the month at Southside Baptist Church, 1621 South High Street, Columbus.  7-9 pm  All Welcome.    Bluegrass Jam at Bluegrass Musicians Supply, 1370 South High Street, Columbus, OH most Saturday’s during store hours.   Every Friday and Saturday evening a Bluegrass Jam at the ABH Bluegrass Hideaway, 850 Fitchville Road, New London, OH.  Doors open at 5 pm.  Info: (440) 242-9311  

Every Thurs.   The Relentless Mules at the Rambling House Soda Pop, 310 East Hudson Street, Columbus.  9:30pm  (Through December, 2017l)

  Every Sat.       Randy Thomas with the Sweetwater Band at Lois Mann’s Restaurant, 1904 South High Street, Columbus.  6-9 pm    Every Weds    Through Nov. 30th (except Nov. 22) Vern McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass at the Pit to Plate BBQ, 8021 Hamilton Ave., Cincinnati, OH  7-9 pm.  Info: 513-642-4712     Every Thurs   TNT Bluegrass at American Legion Post 285, 2557 Canal Dr, Millersport, OH  7-9 pm   Frosty Morning Bluegrass Band performs 3rd Friday every month Hanover American Legion, 1989 W. High Street, Newark, OH 7-9 pm  Info: 740 763 3746

 

Shows with Specific Dates

Sept. 14           NewTown at Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 North High Street, Worthington, OH  9 pm  Info: 614-436-COAL

 

Sept. 14-16     SkinnyFest Bluegrass Festival, 1266 Hamilton Rd., Lynx, OH  (Adams County).  Music begins Thursday evening with a jam and Volger & Grooms and Larry Cordle round out the eveing, Friday bands feature the Kepp Road Boys, 7 Mile Bluegrass, Sidetrak, The Surly Gentlemen and Bluegrass Mafia.  Saturday bands are Kepp Road Boys, Larry Gillis, Sideline, Master’s Bouquet and the Bluegrass Mafia.  Music begins Thursday at 7 pm, Friday at 6pm and Saturday at 2.  Info: skinnyfest.net

 

Sept. 14-16     Mohican Wilderness Bluegrass Festival, 22462 Wally Road, Glenmont, OH  Thursday bands include 7 Mile Bluegrass, The Wayfarers and the Local Honeys.  Friday bands include Danny Paisley & Southern Grass, NewTown, Hillbilly Gypsies and Sawmill Ridge.  Saturday bands include Northwest Territory, Allegheny Drifters, Dave Adkins, The Boxcars and Claire Lynch.  See website for performance times.

 

Sept. 15           Grassahol at Byrne’s Pub Bluegrass Happy Hour, 1248 West Third Ave., in the Grandview area of Columbus, OH 7-9p.

 

Sept. 15           The Kevin Prater Band at the Flat Rock Creek Festival, Paulding County Fairgrounds, 220 N. Main Street, Paulding, OH  12 Noon

 

Sept. 15           Ma Crowe and the Lady Slippers at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Sept. 15-17     All Day Bluegrass Festival at the Flat Rock Creek Fall Festival, Paulding County Fairgrounds, Paulding, OH.  Bands include the Kevin Prater Band, Berachah Valley and New Outlook among others. 

 

Sept. 16           Miami Valley Brewgrass Festival- Larry Sparks, The Clay Hess Band, Hammertowne, Nightflyer, Branded Bluegrass, The Surly Gentlemen, The Vintage Ramblers, and the Repeating Arms.   Free Admisssion.  Music begins at 11.  Info at miamivalleybrewgrassfestival.com. 

 

Sept. 16           Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder at the Ohio Valley Opry, 15 West Main Street, McConnelsville, OH.  4 & 8 pm. 

 

Sept. 16           Mad River Railroad at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Sept. 16           Flashback Band at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Sept. 16           New Balance at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Sept. 16           Strung Up at the Loose Rail Brewery, 37 West Waterloo Street, Canal Winchester, OH  7-9 pm

 

Sept. 20           Bluegrass Music Symposium at University of Dayton Kennedy Auditorium, 300 College Park, Dayton, OH featuring Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers, Fred Bartenstein and the Centerville Alternative Strings.  7:30 pm Free Event

 

Sept. 20           7 Mile Bluegrass at the Jackson Apple Butter Festival in Jackson, OH  9 pm

 

Sept. 21           Grassahol at The Pharisburg Methodist Church, 13317 Ohio RT. 347, Marysville, OH 7 pm

 

Sept. 22          Remington Ryde with opening act Bro. Randall and Friends at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Sept. 22           Tyler Williams Band at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Sept. 22           Strung Up at Westerville’s 4th Friday in Uptown Westerville.  6-8 pm

 

Sept. 22-24     Van Wert Bluegrass Festival, Van Wert County Fairgrounds, Van Wert, OH  7:00 pm featuring Friday The Kevin Prater Band, Echo Valley, Ottawa County Bluegrass Band, Charity Moore & The Big Ugly Boys and Brian Holbrooks & Poor Valley Grass.  Saturday bands Echo Valley, Foxtail Grass Reunion, Ottawa County and Steve Scott & The Scott Brothers.  Sunday bands The Chris Graber Family & Singers and Mike Kauffman.  

 

Sept. 22-24     Covered Bridge Bluegrass Festival, The Potterburg Bridge, 17141 Inskeep-Cratty Rd., North Lewisburg, OH  Friday entertainment includes a dinner with music performed by Bill Purk and the Muleskinner Band (by reservation only).  Saturday entertainment includes One More Time String Band, Glenn Parks Banjo entertainment, Daniel Dye & The Miller Road Band, New Mountain Heritage Band, Tyler Williams Band and Sugar Creek Bluegrass.  Sunday bands include Rivers Edge and Mad River Railr Road.Band.  Music begins at 8:30 am Saturday and 12 noon Sunday.  Info at 937-642-6279

 

Sept. 23           Three Rivers Bluegrass and Team for Life Alana present The Kevin Prater Band at the Coshocton Village Inn and Suites, 115 N. Water Street, Coshocton, OH  Music from 7-9 pm followed by an open jam until 11 pm.  Info:  740-498-8456 (Saturday)

 

Sept. 23           Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder at Cincy Music Series, Mount St. Joseph University, 5701 Delhi Rd., Cincinnati, OH  7:30 pm

 

Sept. 23           Trinity River Band at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Sept. 23           7 Mile Bluegrass at the Vintage Sale and Fall Vendor Market, at the Franklin County Fairgrounds in Hilliard, OH  10 am to 3 pm

 

Sept. 23           First Annual Musical Showcase at the Country Club Rehabilitation Campus, 1350 Yanger Road, Mt. Vernon, OH   featuring Chestnut Ridge, Katty Whompus and Caney Creek.  Music from 12 noon to 6 pm.  Info: 740-397-2350.

 

Sept. 24           The Kevin Prater Band at the Trinway Methodist Church, 2nd Street, Trinway,OH .  Gospel music during the regular Sunday morning worship service.  10AM. (Sunday)

 

Sept. 28           The Tripped Up String Band followed by Billy Strings with Whiskey Shivers at Woodlands Tavern, 1200 West 3rd Ave., Columbus, OH  Music begins at 6 with the featured act beginning at 8 pm.

 

Sept 29            Northwest Territory at the Blue Barn Winery, 4407 South Columbus Road, Wooster, OH  6:00 om

 

Sept. 29           Bille Renee Johnson & Cumberland Gap at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Sept. 29           Open Highway at the Harvest Moon Café, 7 North High Street, Canal Winchester, OH  7-10 pm

 

Sept. 30           Rock Island Plow at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Sept. 30           The Johnny Staats and Robert Shaffer Show at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Oct 1               Diamond Ridge followed by an open jam at Combustion Brewery & Taproom 80 W. Church St, Pickerington, OH. 4pm Free

 

Oct. 1              7 Mile Bluegrass at the Prairie Peddler Festival, 3170 SR 97, Butler, OH  1 pm

 

Oct. 5              Chris Hillman, Herb Pederson and Jon Jorgenson at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, OH  Doors open at 7. Music begins at 8 pm  Info: 330-677-5005

 

Oct. 5-7           Dave Evans benefit at the Melvin Stevens Farm, 7410 East Route 60, Morehead, KY  Scheduled to appear Sammy Adkins and The Sandy Hook Mountain Boys,  Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys, Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time, Billie Renee & Cumberland Gap, Caney Creek, Kenny Stinson & Perfect Tym'n, Turning Ground, Scott Holstein and Old Back 40 Band, Tommy Webb Band, Don Rigsby & Midnight Call, Clarence Kelly, NightFlyer, Poaceous, - Diamond Ridge, Keith Prayer Band, Ray Craft, Mark Poe & All American Bluegrass Band, Band of Ruhks, Pain In The Grass, Beau Lambert Band and Savanna Wright.  More info to be announced. 

 

Oct. 6              Evan Lanier and the Bluegrass Express at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 6              Caney Creek at  Moon City Music & Event Center 1208 Lunar Dr. Wapakoneta, Oh. 7-9pm

 

Oct. 6              Strung Up at Byrne’s Pub Bluegrass Happy Hour, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus.  7-9 pm

 

Oct. 7              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents M&M Express and Wildwood Express.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Oct. 7              Daniel Lillly and the Lilly Mountaineers at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Oct. 7              The Tommy Webb Band at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 13            Williamson Branch Bluegrass Band with opening act Joe Williams and Deepwater at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Oct. 13            Lonesome Meadow at the Clifton Opera House 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Oct. 13            Open Highway at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 13-15       Bob Evans Farm Festival, at the Bob Evans Farm, Rio Grande, OH  Friday entertainment includes Mad River Rail Road, The Rarely Heard and Flatt Lonesome.  Sunday entertainment includes:  Johnny Staats and the Delivery Boys, The Church Sisters and Russell Moore and IIIrd Tyme Out.  Music begins at 11:30 am Friday and 12:30 pm Sunday.

 

Oct. 14            Daniel Dye and the Miller Road Band at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Oct. 14            Eddie and Martha Adcock at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Oct. 14            7 Mile Bluegrass at the Sauerkraut Festival in downtown Waynesville, OH  2 pm

 

Oct. 17            7 Mile Bluegrass at the Watt Street Tavern, 115 Watt Street, Circleville, OH  5 pm

 

Oct. 20            IIIRD Tyme Out with opening act Backwood Boogie Bluegrass at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Oct. 20            Open Highway at the Harvest Moon Café, 7 North High Street, Canal Winchester, OH  7-10 pm

 

Oct. 20            Southridge at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 21            C&M Bluegrass at the Whistlestop Opry, 45 E. Second Street, Xenia, OH  7pm

 

Oct. 21            Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 22            Sugar Creek Bluegrass at the Stockdale Family benefit concert to be held at the Amish County Theater 3149 Ohio Route 39, Walnut Creek, OH  6pm

 

 Oct. 27           April Verch at G.A.R. Hall, 1785 Main Street, Pennisula, OH  Doors open at 7:30.  Music at 8 pm

 

Oct. 27            Sugar Grove Bluegrass at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Oct. 27            Danny Paisley and Southern Grass with opening act the Glenville State College Bluegrass Band at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Oct. 27            Mad River Rail Road at the Miamisburg Moose, 2110 East Central Ave., Miamisburg, OH  8-11:30 pm

 

Oct. 27            Slate Ridge at the Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree 26 E. Main Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm

 

Oct. 27            7 Mile Bluegrass at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave in the Grandview area of Columbus.  7-9 pm

 

Oct. 28            Mike Bentley and Cumberland Gap Connection at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Oct. 28            Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at The Paxton Theater, 133 East Main Street, Bainbridge, OH  7:00 pm  Info: 740-634-3333

 

Oct. 28            Three Rivers Bluegrass and Team for Life Alana present Open Highway at the Coshocton Village Inn and Suites,  115 N. Water Street, Coshocton, OH  Music from 7-9 pm followed by an open jam until 11 pm.  Info:  740-498-8456 (Saturday)

 

Oct. 28            Nightflyer at the Clifton Opera House, 5 South Clay Street, Clifton, OH  Doors open at 6:30.  Music begins at 7:30

 

Oct. 28            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents Coney Carver and the Rainbow Valley Boys and Lloyd Blevins & Rambllin’ Mountain.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Oct. 29            Miami Valley Bluegrass Musicians Hope for Hurricane Harvey and Irma Victims at the American Legion, 620 North Broadway, Lebanon, Oh.  Featuring The Kevin Prater Band, Branded Bluegrass with Kim Robins, Berachah Valley, Pinnacle Ridge, Kauffman Roade and Devon Johnson & The Midnight Travelers.  Doors open at noon.  Music from 1-7 pm.  Info:: 937-259-4860

 

 Nov. 2             Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn at the Kent Stage, 175 East Main Street, Kent, Oh  8 pm

 

Nov. 2              Nathan Stanley at the Majestic Theater, 45 E. Second Street, Chillicothe, OH  7 pm

 

Nov. 3              Little Roy and Lizzy Show at Flowers Hall Events Center, 344 Darla Drive, Hanover, OH  Doors open at 5.  Music at 7  Info: 740-763-3477

 

Nov. 3              David Davis and the Warrior River Boys with opening act The Yurco Boys at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Nov. 4              Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at the Moutaineer Opry House, Exit 28 I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Nov. 4              An evening with Noam Pikelny at Stuart’s Opera House, 52 Public Square, Nelsonville, OH  8 pm

 

Nov. 4              Mad River Rail Road at Eudora Brewing, 4716 Wilmington Pike, Kettering, OH  6-9 pm

 

Nov. 4              Open Highway at the Harvest Moon Café, 7 North High Street, Canal Winchester, OH  7-10 pm

 

Nov. 4              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Allegheny Drifters and South 79.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Nov. 4              Strung Up at Three Tigers Brewery, 140 North Prospect Street, Granville, Oh  9-11 pm

 

Nov. 4              Nathan Stanley at the Majestic Theater, 45 East Second Street, Chillicothe, OH  7-9 pm

 

Nov. 5             7 Mile followed by an open jam at Combustion Brewery & Taproom 80 W. Church St, Pickerington, OH. 4pm Free

 

Nov. 5              Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder at Sidney High School Auditorium, 1215 Campbell, Rd., Sidney, OH  7:00 pm

 

Nov. 6              The Kevin Prater Band and Chestnut Ridge Bluegrass Band at Hanover Presbytarian Church, 732 N. Main Street, Hanover, OH  4 pm

 

Nov. 10            David Parmley and the Cardinal Tradition with opening act Cabin Fever Stringband at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Nov. 10            Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver with an all gospel sing at the Leavittsburg Church of God, 610 South Leavitts Road, Levittsburg, OH  Info:  330-898-1131

 

Nov. 10            Dave Grisman and Tommy Emanuel at the Davidson Theater in the Rife Center, 77 South High Street, Columbus, OH  8 pm

 

Nov. 11            David Parmley and the Cardinal Tradition at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Nov. 11            Mad River Rail Road at Plain Folk Café, 10177 SR 132, Pleasant Plain, OH  7:30 to 10:00 pm

 

Nov. 11-12      Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival, Roberts Center, I-71 and US Route 68 Wilmington Exit.  Featuring Friday Steve Gulley and New Pinnacle, Ralph Stanley II, Dale Ann Bradley, Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers and the Lonesome River Band.  Saturday Remington Ryde, Danny Paisley and Southern Grass,  Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers, Larry Stephenson Band, Paul Williams, Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Paul Williams, Doyle Lawson and Joe Mullins.  Doors open at 10 am each day.  Music begins at 12 Noon each day.

 

Nov. 15            The Travelin’ McCourys City Jam highlighting local talent at Woodland’s Tavern, 1200 West Third Ave., Columbus.  7 pm 

 

Nov. 16            The Kevin Prater Gospel Band at the Pharisburg United Methodist Church, 13317 SR 347, Marysville, OH  7 pm (Thursday)

 

Nov. 17            The Kevin Prater Band at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus.  7-9 pm  (Friday)

 

Nov. 17            Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers with opening act Blue Steel at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Nov. 17            Sierra Hull at The Holland Theater, 127 East Columbus Ave., Bellefontaine, OH  7:30 pm

 

Nov. 18            The Kevin Prater Band at the Bluegrass Opry Barn, 9461 SR 66, Oakwood, OH  7 pm

 

Nov. 18            Sierra Hull at Miami University Hamilton Campus, Parrish Auditorium, 1601 University Blvd., Hamilton, Oh  Information 513 727-3412

 

Nov. 18            The Wayfarers at the Ohio Valley Opry, 15 West Main Street, McConnelsville, OH  6 pm

 

Nov. 18            Hammertown at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Nov. 19            The Kevin Prater Band playing at "Music With A Mission" at Barnegie Hall, 31950 Krebs Road, Avon Lake, Ohio  44012.   4 pm.  Donation for admission.  Information Marilyn@musicmissioninc.com or 216-407-0601 or www.musiconamission.com

 

Nov. 24            The Kevin Prater Band at Sterling Bluegrass Jamboree, 26 N. High Street, Mt. Sterling, OH  7 pm.  Info: 614-323-6938.

 

Nov. 25            Three Rivers Bluegrass and Team for Life Alana present To Be Announced at the Coshocton Village Inn and Suites, 115 N. Water Street, Coshocton, OH  Music from 7-9 pm followed by an open jam until 11 pm.  Info:  740-498-8456 (Saturday)

 

Nov. 25            Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Nov. 25            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents Matt Efaw & RFD and the Red Dust Mountain Boys & Rambllin’ Mountain.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Dec. 1              The Boxcars with opening act Timberline Band at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Dec. 2              The Boxcars at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Dec. 2              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Family Pride and Coney Carver & Rainbow Valley Boys.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Dec. 2              Wheeling Jamboree Dec. 8    The Grascals with opening act The Red Brush Band at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Dec. 8              Strung Up at Byrne’s Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview area of Columbus.  7-9 pm

 

Dec. 9              The Grascals at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

Dec. 15            Nothing Fancy with opening act the Calabogie Road Bluegrass  at the Pennyroyal Opera House, just off I-70 at Exit 198 in Fairview, OH  7:00 pm

 

Dec. 15            Mad River Rail Road at Byrne’s Pub Bluegrass Happy Hour, West 3rd Ave., in the Grandview area of Columbus.  7-9 pm

 

Dec. 16            Strung Up at the Loose Rail Brewery, 37 West Waterloo Street, Canal Winchester, OH  7-9 pm

 

Dec. 23            Three Rivers Bluegrass and Team for Life Alana present To Be Announced at the Coshocton Village Inn and Suites, 115 N. Water Street, Coshocton, OH  Music from 7-9 pm followed by an open jam until 11 pm.  Info:  740-498-8456 (Saturday)

 

Dec. 29            Grassahol at Byrne’s Pub Bluegrass Happy Hour, 1248 West Third Ave., in the Grandview area of Columbus, OH 7-9p.

 

Dec. 30            Sourthridge Band at the Mountaineer Opry House, Milton Exit of I-64 in Milton, WV.  7:30 pm

 

 

Happy New Year 2018

 

Jan. 6              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Hidden Drive and Matt Efaw & RFD.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Jan 12             Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Marysville Winter Bluegrass Series, First United Methodist Church, Burnside Family Life Center, 207 South Court Street, Marysville, OH  Doors open at 6.  Music begins at 7 pm  Info: 937-642-9324

 

Jan. 14            Rhonda Vincent and the Rage at Stuart’s Opera House, Public Square, Nelsonville, OH 

 

Jan. 19            Strung Up at the Bluegrass Happy Hour, Byrnes Pub, 1248 West 3rd Ave. in the Grandview are of Columbus.  7-9 pm

 

Jan. 20            Rhonda Vincent and the Rage at the Darke County Center for the Arts, St. Clair Memorial Hall, 215 W. 4th Street, Greenville, OH  Doors open at 7:30.  Music at 8 pm

 

Jan. 26            Flatt Lonesome at the Palace Theater, 276 West Center Street, Marion, OH 8 pm  Info: 740-383-2102

 

Jan. 27            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents Mountain Harmony and Backwoods Bluegrass.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Feb. 3              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Red Dust Mountain Boys and Lost-N-Lonesome.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Feb. 4              Strung Up at the Combustion Brewery, 80 W. Church Street, Pickerington, OH  4-9 pm

 

Feb. 16            Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at the Marysville Winter Bluegrass Series, First United Methodist Church, Burnside Family Life Center, 207 South Court Street, Marysville, OH  Doors open at 6.  Music begins at 7 pm  Info: 937-642-9324

 

Feb. 24            The Grascals at the Majestic Theater, 45 E. Second Street, Chillicothe, OH  7 pm

 

Feb. 24            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents Family Pride and Vertical Limit.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Mar. 3              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents The Ramblers and Lloyd Blevins & Ramblin’ Mountain.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Mar. 16            Balsam Range at the Marysville Winter Bluegrass Series, First United Methodist Church, Burnside Family Life Center, 207 South Court Street, Marysville, OH  Doors open at 6.  Music begins at 7 pm  Info: 937-642-9324

 

Mar. 24            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents Ottawa County and Hwy 57.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Apr. 7              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Vertical Limit and Caney Creek.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

Apr. 13            Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at the Cedarville Opera House, 70 North Main Street, Cedarville, OH  Time TBA

 

Apr. 14            Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver at Miami University Hamilton Campus, Parrish Auditorium, 1601 University Blvd., Hamilton, Oh  Info: 513 727-3412

 

Apr, 21            Audie Blaylock and Redline at the Holland Theater, 127 E. Columbus Ave., Bellefontaine, OH  7:30 pm

 

Apr. 27            Dailey and Vincent at the Marysville Winter Bluegrass Series, First United Methodist Church, Burnside Family Life Center, 207 South Court Street, Marysville, OH  Doors open at 6.  Music begins at 7 pm  Info: 937-642-9324

 

Apr. 28            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents M & M Express and Young-N- Blue.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

May 5              Bluegrass Saturday Night at Johnson Community Center 800 Gilmer Rd., Leavettsburg, OH  presents Hwy 57 and the Bluegrass Mountaineers.  Doors open at 6, music begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

May 14            Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers at LaComedia, 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, OH  Time and ticket information at 800-677-9505

 

May 26            The Hambden Grange Bluegrass Jamboree, 9778 Old State Road, Chardon, OH  presents South 79 and Lost & Lonesome.  Doors open at 6.  Music Begins at 7.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

June 6-9          Bluegrass in the Hills at Mickey’s Mountain, 88101 Ford Road, Hopedale, OH.  Wednesday: Larry Gillis, Matt and DeAnna Efaw, Awesome Possum, Bluegrass 101, Calvin and Ruth Mickey’s Mountain Pickers.  Thursday: Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Kody Norris Show, Bluegrass Martins, Nothin’ Fancy, Larry Gillis and the Moron Brothers, Friday: David Davis & The Warrior River Boys, Dry Branch Fire Squad, Darrell Webb Band. Deeper Shade of Blue, Remington Ryde,  Gary Waldrep Band and Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice. Saturday: Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, David Parmley & Cardinal Tradition, Little Roy & Lizzy Show, Dave Adkins Band, J.R. Davis & The Bridge, Remington Ryde, The Churchmen and Billy Droze.  Music begins daily at 12 noon. 

 

June 17           Rhonda Vincent and the Rage at the Sugarloaf Mountain Amplitheater, 5968 Marietta Rd., Chillicothe, OH  7 pm

 

June 22-23      Pioneer Bluegrass Festival, 1809 Middle Road, Pierpoint, OH  Featuring Anthony Prater & The Ramblers, Hidden Drive, Caney Creek, The Bluegrass Mountaineers and the Red Dust Mountain Boys.  Music begins Friday at 7 pm.  Saturday at 1 pm.  Info: 330-240-1904

 

July 8               The Del McCoury Band at the Sugarloaf Mountain Amplitheater, 5968 Marietta Rd., Chillicothe, OH  7 pm