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August 26, 2015 - Wednesday

Josh Grigbsy and County Line
Phone: 540-376-2512, Email: countylinepickers@gmail.com
Virginia State Fair
The Meadows Park, 13111 Dawn Blvd, Doswell, Va 23407
Phone: 804-994-2800
Time: 4:00, Tickets: Fair Ticket Prices on website. Discounts avail.

Clear Spring
Barley & Hops Grill and Microbrewey
5473 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD
Time: 6:00-9:00PM


August 27, 2015 - Thursday

Love Canon
The Hamilton
600 14th St NW , Washington, DC, 20005
Phone: 202.787.1000
Time: Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pm , Tickets: $15.00 - $20.00

Davis Bradley Duo
Mr. Henry's Restaurant
601 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20003
Phone: 2025468412, Email: mrhenrysdc@gmail.com
Time: 8:00-11:00pm, Tickets: Free!
bluegrass, old time, and swing


August 28, 2015 - Friday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Ashland Coffee & Tea
100 N. Railroad Ave. , Ashland, VA
Time: 8:00PM, Tickets: $18adv/$20door
Contact: 804-798-1702

Split String Soup
Dogfish Alehouse-Falls Church
Falls Church, VA
Time: 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm


August 29, 2015 - Saturday

Jimmy Gaudreau & Moondi Klein
Jammin' Java
227 Maple Ave East, Vienna, VA 22180
Phone: 703-255-1566, email: thebros@jamminjava.com
Time: 7:00, Tickets: $20

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Rock Hill Farm
14461 Norman Road, Culpeper, VA
Contact: Kathy Andrews 540-222-0665 or email: paddlehikeva@aol.com

King Street Bluegrass
Phone: (703)531-9945, Email: kingstreetbluegrass@yahoo.com
Lost Rhino Retreat
22885 Brambleton Plaza, Ashburn, Va. 20148
Time: 4:00p, Tickets: no cover
Live Music, Craft Beer, Good food


August 30, 2015 - Sunday

Bluetrain
Phone: (443)827-8798, Email: Picassiod28@aol.com
Goofy's Eatery & Spirits
5965 York.Rd, Spring Grove,PA, 17362
Phone: 717-225-9909
Time: 4:00, Tickets: n/a

Commonwealth Bluegrass Band
Frontier Culture Museum Pavilion
1290 Richmond Road, Staunton, VA 24401
Phone: 540-332-7850, Email: info@frontiermuseum.org
Time: 5:00, Tickets: 10.00

Josh Grigbsy and County Line
Phone: 540-376-2512, Email: countylinepickers@gmail.com
Memorial Baptist Church
719 Water Street, Port Raoyal Va 22535
Phone: 804-742-5261
Time: 6:00PM

King Street Bluegrass
Phone: (703)531-9945, Email: kingstreetbluegrass@yahoo.com
Shenandoah County Fair
300 Fairground Road, Woodstock, Va 22664
Time: 6:00p, Tickets: $6adults
update! Main Grandstand Stage/Bluegrass Brothers


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September 3, 2015 - Thursday

Jessica Stiles Trio(w/Rickie Simpkins & Tom Gray)
Mr. Henry's Restaurant
601 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003
Phone: 202-546-8412
Time: 08:00, Tickets: No cover
Music from 8 to 11, See you on the Hill in Sept!

No Part of Nothin'
Phone: 301-570-3159, Email: mmurray68@gmail.com
Seibel's Restaurant
15540 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville, MD
Phone: 301-421-1897
Time: 7 pm

Rebecca Frazier and Hit & Run w/Karen Jonas with Tim Bray
Gypsy Sallys
3401 K Street NW , Washington, DC 20007
Phone: 202-333-7700
Time: 8:30 PM, Tickets: $15

Split String Soup
Mr. Henry's
Washington DC
Time: 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


September 4, 2015 - Friday

Josh Grigbsy and County Line
Phone: 540-376-2512, Email: countylinepickers@gmail.com
Montross First Friday Art Walk
Rt 3, Montross Va 22520
Time: 7:00PM
Facebook - Visit Montross Virginia


September 5-6, 2015 - Saturday-Sunday

Appaloosa Music Festival
Featuring: Scythian; Sierra Hull; Mipso; Marie Miller Band; Possessed by Paul James; This Mountain; Karikatura; Tom McBride Band; The Accidentals; Danny Burns Band; Bud's Collective; Hope and Justin; Low Water Bridge; Kevin Heider Band; Vinyl Tracks; Ben-David Warner; Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray; Kenny Kohlhaas; Hillbilly Thomists; Little Hill Trio; Boyle School of Irish Dance
Skyline Ranch Resort (751 Mountain Rd, Front Royal, VA 22630)
Time: 9:00AM,
Contact: Brian Lohmann, Appaloosa Press Manager (703-599-8085 | brian.lohmann@gmail.com)


September 5, 2015 - Saturday

The Seldom Scene & Jonathan Edwards
Birchmere
3701 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA, 22305
Phone: 703-549-7500
Time: 7:30 PM, Tickets: $29.50


September 8-9, 2015 - Tuesday-Wednesday

An Evening with Tha Watkins Family Hour
Birchmere
3701 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA, 22305
Phone: 703-549-7500
Time: 7:30 PM, Tickets: $39.50


September 10-11, 2015 - Thursday-Friday

Only Lonesome
Email: onlylonesome@gmail.com
The Argonaut
1433 H St NE, Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-250-3660
Time: 08:00

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
Birchmere
3701 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA, 22305
Phone: 703-549-7500
Time: 7:30 PM, Tickets: $110.00


September 11, 2015 - Friday

Dr. Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys
Bethesda Blues and Jazz
7719 Wisconsin Ave, Bethesda, Md 20814
Phone: 240-330-4500
Time: 8:00 PM, Tickets: $35

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Old Bowie Town Grill
8604 Chestnut Awe, Bowie, MD
Time: 8:00PM
Contact: 301-464-8800

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
Phone: 703.851.8230, Email: mando_fiddle@icloud.com
The 8x10
10 East Cross St., Baltimore MD 21230
Phone: 410.625.2000
Time: 9:00p, Tickets: $15/$18
Doors 8pm/Fried Pickin' & The Hummingbyrds open


September 11-12, 2015 - Friday-Saturday

Steve Kaufman two day guitar retreat
Brushy Fork Schoolhouse
2695 Brushy Fork Road, Sugar Grove, WV 26815
Phone: 301-268-6401, Email: roberts1492@verizon.net
Time: 6 PM Friday until Sunday AM , Tickets: 150..includes meals and camping


September 12, 2015 - Saturday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Jammin On The James
Farmers Market Pavillion, Scottsville, VA
Time: 5:00PM-7:00PM, Tickets: FREE

Split String Soup
Reston Farmers Market
Reston, VA
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am


September 13, 2015 - Sunday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Martin & Wendy Tucker's House Concert
Falling Waters, WV
Time: 5:00PM
RSVP mdtwst@comcast.net - 304-676-3115


September 17, 2015 - Thursday

Josh Grigbsy and County Line
Phone: 540-376-2512, Email: countylinepickers@gmail.com
Bluegrass by the Bay Festival
12041 Trails Lane, Gloucester, VA
Phone: 540-894-8444
Time: 12:00, Tickets: $$
This is a 3 day festival. Camping available.


September 19, 2015 - Saturday

Davis Bradley w/Tom Gray
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1090 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA
Phone: 703-435-8377, Email: kd4fue2@verizon.net
Time: 7:30 pm, Tickets: $15
Doors open at 6:30 pm, barrier free and smoke free facility, light snack service, children 12 and younger admitted free, POC 703-435-8377.

The Kevin Prater Band
Phone: 606-477-4759, Email: waldomusic72@gmail.com
Beck & Benedict's Hardware
118 Walnut Street, Waynesboro, PA
Phone: 717-762-4711
Time: 7:00, Tickets: n/a

Darren Beachley & Potomac
Rob's Bluegrass Barn
Westminster, MD, Westminster, MD 21158
Phone: 410-913-8563, Email: robtowmiller@gmail.com
Time: 8:00, Tickets: $10
This is a filmed CD release celebration

The Patuxent Partners
AnnMarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center
13480 Dowell Road, Dowell,
Time: 1:00

Monte Monteith
Phone: 540-661-2660, Email: mwmdjm@aol.com
Brentsville Courthouse
Near Manassas, Va
Time: 1-5PM, Tickets:
Three bands

Rattlesnake Hill
Phone: 301.476.7934, Email: dbapro11g@verizon.net
Brentsville Courthouse Historic
12229 Bristow Rd, Bristow, VA 20136
Phone: (703) 365-78
Time: 1:00
Rain or Shine!

Northern Connection
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer

Bluegrass on the Farm
Featuring: Flower Hill String Band, Bud's Collective , Larry Sparks
Agricultural History Farm Park, Derwood, MD 20855
Phone: 828-252-6258, Email: info@bluegrassonthefarm
Shows: 12:00pm, 1:00PM and 3:00PM, Tickets: $15.00 online


September 20, 2015 - Sunday

The Kevin Prater Band
Phone: 606-477-4759, Email: waldomusic72@gmail.com
James River Bluegrass Association
424 Woody's Lake Road, Madiosn Heights, VA 24572
Phone: 434-841-7459
Time: 7:00, Tickets: 15.00

Rattlesnake Hill
Phone: 301.476.7934, Email: dbapro11g@verizon.net
Chapel Hill Farm Nursery
4350 Chapel Road, Perry Hall, Md. 21128
Phone: 410.256.5335
Time: 12:00
We play until 4 PM


September 24-27, 2015 - Thursday-Sunday

Watermelon Park Fest
Featuring: Loretta Lynn, Hot Rize, Red Knuckles & Trailblazers, Peter Rowan, Pokey LaFarge, Cederic Watson, Furnace Mountain, The Woodshedders, Barefoot Movement, Danny Nicely & Jack Dunlap, Bumper Jacksons, Maggie Ingram & The Ingramites, Family Of Praise, Buds Collective, Charm City Junction, Cole Brookroad, Mason Via, and more
Watermelon Park
3322 Lockes Mill rd
Berryville Va
Phone: 540-955-1621, Email: mail@shepherdsford.com
Tickets: $60


September 26, 2015 - Saturday

Darren Beachley & Potomac
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1090 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA
Phone: 703-435-8377, Email: kd4fue2@verizon.net
Time: 7:30 pm, Tickets: $15
Doors open at 6:30 pm, barrier free and smoke free facility, light snack service, children 12 and younger admitted free, POC 703-435-8377.

River & Roots Festival
Featuring: David Grisman Sextet, Brandy Station, Split String Soup, Hot Seats, White Top Mountain Band, Hillbilly Gypsies, The Woodshedders, Greg Ruby, Town Mountain, Pat Donohue, Furnace Mountain, Danny Nicely, Wyatt Rice, Mark Schatz, and more
Watermelon Park
3322 Lockes Mill rd
Berryville Va
Phone: 540-955-1621, Email: mail@shepherdsford.com
Tickets: $60

Carroll County Ramblers
Phone: 443-789-2182, Email: Bonnlouey@aol.com
Bluegrass/Gospel Show
Mt. Tabor Park, Rocky Ridge, MD
Time: 12:00noon

Gold Heart Sisters
Barnesville Baptist Church
17917 Barnesville Rd., Barnesville, MD 20838
Time: 7:00PM, Pulled pork pot luck dinner at 5:30
Free to all - a love offering will be taken
Contact: Larry Michael, 301 523-1936


September 27, 2015 - Sunday

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
Phone: 703.851.8230, Email: mando_fiddle@icloud.com
Hill Center
921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington DC 20003
Phone: 202.549.4172
Time: 4:00p, Tickets: Free
Free, register Here


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October 1, 2015 - Thursday

Rattlesnake Hill
Phone: 301.476.7934, Email: dbapro11g@verizon.net
Seibel's Restaurant
15540 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, Md. 20866
Phone: 301.421.1897
Time: 7:00
Bring your instrument and join in!


October 3, 2015 - Saturday

Bluetrain
Phone: (443)827-8798, Email: Picassiod28@aol.com
National Apple Harvest Festival
615 Narrows Rd, Biglerville,PA, 17307
Time: 10:00

The Patuxent Partners
Harvest Festival
Argricultural History Farm Park
18400 Muncaster Rd., Derwood, MD
Time: 11:00AM

Rattlesnake Hill
Phone: 301.476.7934, Email: dbapro11g@verizon.net
Chapel Hill Farm Nursery
4350 Chapel Road, Perry Hall, Md. 21128
Phone: 410.256.5335
Time: 12:00
We play until 4 PM

King Street Bluegrass
Phone: (703)531-9945, Email: kingstreetbluegrass@yahoo.com
Agricultural History Farm Park
18400 Muncaster Rd. , Derwood, Md 20855
Time: 11am, Tickets: $15
Sharing Stage with Patuxent Partners, activities


October 4, 2015 - Sunday

The Chuck Wagon Gang
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1090 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA
Phone: 703-435-8377, Email: kd4fue2@verizon.net
Time: 3:00 pm, Tickets: Free
Doors open at 2:00 pm, barrier free and smoke free facility, POC 703-435-8377.

An Afternoon with Dailey And Vincent
Brunswick Fire Hall
1500 Volunteer Drive, Brunswick, MD
Time: 3pm Doors 1:30
Tix and info 240-285-0055


October 10, 2015 - Saturday

Davis Bradley w/Tom Gray
Berryville High School
Berryville, VA
Time: 7:00pm


October 11, 2015 - Sunday

Gold Heart
Frying Pan Farm Park Concert Series
2739 West Ox Road , Herndon, Virginia 20171


October 16, 2015 - Friday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Prism Coffee House
The Prism Concert at C'Ville
1301 Harris St., Charlottsville, VA
Time: 7:00PM


October 17, 2015 - Saturday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Lucketts Community Center
Lucketts Rd, Leesburg, VA
Time: 7:00PM

Iron Ridge
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer

Ronnie Cox
Baltimore Hebrew Congregation
7401 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore MD 21208
Time: 8:00PM
Tickets: $25.00 in advance or at the door
To Purchase Tickets


October 18, 2015 - Sunday

Eddie & Martha Adcock w/Tom Gray
Ballroom Blum
8300 Osage Terr, Hyattsville, MD
Time: 3:00PM, Donation: $20
301-422-0292 RSVP: jerryandapril@aol.com


October 23-25, 2015 - Friday-Sunday

Murphy Method Beginning Banjo Camp
Courtyard Marriott
Winchester, VA
Tuition: $650 includes lodging, breakfast, lunches
Contact: casey@murphymethod.com, tel: 615-513-8620
Camp runs from 1:30 Friday till Noon Sunday


October 24, 2015 - Saturday

The Hillbilly Gypsies
Barns of Rose Hill
95 Chalmers Court, Berryville, Va. 22611
Phone: 540-955-2004, Email: kelli.hart@borh.org
Time: 8:00 PM, Tickets: $15 in advance | $20 at the door | Children: 12 years and below are free when accompanied by an adult


October 29, 2015 - Thursday

The Kevin Prater Band
Phone: 740-641-7884, Email: waldomusic72@hotmail.com
The Coffeepot Roadhouse
2902 Brambleton Ave, SE, Roanoke, VA
Phone: 540-774-8256
Time: 8:00
No Cover Charge


October 30, 2015 - Friday

Tim O'Brien and Old Man Luedecke
The Hamilton
600 14th St NW , Washington, DC, 20005
Phone: 202.787.1000
Time: 8:00pm, Tickets: $17.00 - $25.00


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November 6, 2015 - Friday

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike w/Tom Gray
Brandywine Friends of Old Time Music
Newark DE


November 7, 2015 - Saturday

The Churchmen
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1090 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA, 20170
Phone: 703-435-8377, Email: kd4fue2@verizon.net
Time: 7:30 pm, Tickets: $15
Doors open at 6:30 pm, barrier free and smoke free facility, light snack service, children 12 and younger admitted free, POC 703-435-8377.

Bluetrain
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer


November 8, 2015 - Sunday

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike w/Tom Gray
Frying Pan Park
2739 West Ox Rd., Herndon, VA
Time: 7:00PM


November 15, 2015 - Sunday

Del & Dawg (Del McCoury & David Grisman)
The Hamilton
600 14th St NW , Washington, DC, 20005
Phone: 202.787.1000
Time: 7:30pm, Tickets: $40.00 - $60.00


November 22, 2015 - Sunday

The Patuxent Partners
Frying Pan Park
739 West Ox Road, Herndon, VA


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December 4, 2015 - Friday

The Kevin Prater Band
Phone: 606-477-4759, Email: waldomusic72@gmail.com
Harvey Jr's Restaurant
3821 Conowingo Road, Darlington, MD
Phone: 410-457-5235
Time: 8:00, Tickets: n/a


December 5, 2015 - Saturday

The Kevin Prater Band
Phone: 606-477-4759, Email: waldomusic72@gmail.com
Farm Country Shindig
1087 Dry Tavern Road, Denver, PA
Time: 7:00, Tickets: n/a

The Larry Stephenson Band
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1090 Sterling Road, Herndon, VA, 20170
Phone: 703-435-8377, Email: kd4fue2@verizon.net
Time: 7:30 pm, Tickets: $15
Doors open at 6:30 pm, barrier free and smoke free facility, light snack service, children 12 and younger admitted free, POC 703-435-8377.


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January 16, 2015 - Saturday

Foggy Hollow
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer


January 23, 2016 -

Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike w/Tom Gray
Lucketts Community Center
32361 Lucketts Road, Leesburg, VA
Time: 7:00PM


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February 20, 2015 -

Bluestone
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer


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March 19, 2015 -

Salem Bottom Boys
2015-2016 Bluegrass Evenings
Union Volunteer Fire Company
61 Main Street, Felton, PA
Time: 4:30door, 6:00show, Tickets: $12.00
Contact: 717-246-3892
Click for Flyer





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