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Bannock County Bluegrass Festival Bluegrass Festival

August 27-29 2015: Festival Website


Rickie Skaggs at the Sun Valley Pavilion on Labor Day.  More information

CD releases by a Association Bands

New Hotwire CD to be released soon. Click here to go to the web site and hear parts of the new CD.

JD Webb and the Downstate Ramblers: go to http://downstateramblers.homestead.com/ for more information


The Idaho Sawtooth Bluegrass Association
The purpose of the Idaho Sawtooth Bluegrass Association:
  • To preserve and promote Bluegrass as a tradition of our country,
  • To promote the education and the enjoyment of Bluegrass music,
  • To promote fellowship among all musicians and supporters who have a love for Bluegrass music, regardless of race, creed, color, ethnicity, or ability to play music.

Coming Idaho Bluegrass Events
(that we know about)

ISBA Fall Festival and Jam

Weiser, Idaho

September 18-20 2015

Bring your instrument and join the fun

Location: Weiser Idaho at the site of the old Technical School and Heritage Center. It is the same place where the camping for the Old Time Fiddler's contest takes place:  2235 Paddock Avenue, Weiser, Idaho.

Date: Friday – Sunday, September 18, 19, &20.  You may come as early as Wednesday and stay through Tuesday.

Lots of Camping: RV and tent camping. Electricity approx. $16 per night, sites without electricity approx. $11 per night. No water or sewer. Showers and restrooms available on site. Quiet area for those who want it.

Workshops: Saturday morning. Guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass, and fiddle.

Open Mike: Friday 5:00pm -7:00pm

Bluegrass Stage Show: Saturday afternoon 12:30pm – 6:30 pm

Jamming: All day every day and into the night.

To Make Camping Reservations:  208.414.0255

Come join us and end your summer on a Bluegrass note.

Attached is the official festival poster. Feel free to print it and give to friends or post in you local area. Click here to see it.


Check Out This Web Site

To see videos of most of the greatest Bluegrass performers that have ever taken the stage, check out this great video library by Carl Carlson from the SouthEast Bluegrass Association.

Great Bluegrass Videos


This site was last edited on 3/10/15. Suggestions and corrections may be sent to cthorse@gmail.com


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