Black Hills Bluegrass Festival

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Black Hills Bluegrass Festival

The Black Hills Bluegrass Festival has been a favorite event for the past 30 years. Held every June, festival goers and performers come together to celebrate this intimate festival in the pine covered hills.  

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Organization: Black Hills Bluegrass Association
Dates: 06/24/2016 - 06/26/2016 update info
Time: 8:45:00 AM - 10:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: Black Hills Bluegrass Festival in Sturgis,SD
Contact: Carol McConnell
Phone: (605) 348-1198
Event Details:

In its 33rd year of celebrations the Black Hills Bluegrass Association presents a vast variety of bluegrass performances for 3 days and nights. Check out for a list of performers and details!

  • Concerts of traditional bluegrass and accoustic music as well as food, kids workshops, family fun
  • A June weekend event
  • Three day event

Overview: In its new home at the Elkview Campground at Pleasant Valley, the festival brings you concerts of traditional bluegrass and accoustic music as well as food, kids workshops, family activiteis and most of all fun!

When: a June event

Where: Elkview Campground at Pleasant Valley

Fees: ticket prices vary

Details: The Black Hills Bluegrass Festival is a three day event which begins with a performer's reception and first show on Friday evening. Saturday is filled with workshops where the novice performer can tune their skills with information and lessons from the pros followed by an evening concert showcasing the participating music makers. Free gospel music fills the mountain air on Sunday morning. the festival wraps up the weekend with a Sunday night concert. 

The beauty of the Black Hills and the sounds of the Bluegrass Music Festival is a combination that you will not soon forget. The Festival is coordinated by the Black Hills Bluegrass Association. You should contact them directly for times and ticket information.