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IBMA Fan Fest Celebrates Bill Monroe

 

 

IBMA Fan Fest

This year’s IBMA Bluegrass Fan Fest will celebrate the 100th birthday of the late Bill Monroe, Father of Bluegrass Music. Scheduled for September 30 through October 2 in Nashville, the event will include more than 30 acts, including Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, The Grascals, and Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver.

In addition to the music and being able to meet artists, attendees can visit a bluegrass-themed exhibit hall with more than 100 booths.  Also planned are celebrity jams and a “Name that Bluegrass Boy” trivia competition for fans. For more, go to worldofbluegrass.org.

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