Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association


The Winter Bluegrass Weekend:
A Festival of Bluegrass & Old-Time Music & Dance
Friday-Sunday, March 4-5-6, 2016

Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Plymouth MN






Deering Old-Time Music & Dance Hall

7:00 Square Dance with the Eelpout  Stringers
8:00 Square Dance with the Grit Pickers called by Robin Nelson

Workshops with John Wallace & Mary Pat Kleven sponsored by the Minnesota State Fiddlers Association:
   9:30 – 10:30 Harmony & Rhythm for Fiddlers and Fiddle Jamming Made Easy
   10:45 – 11:30 Fiddle Tunes
12:00 Wild Goose Chase Cloggers (performance and clogging workshop)
1:00  old-time instrument workshops with the Sunny Mountain Serenaders (fiddle, banjo and guitar)
2:00 Old Time Jam with the Sunny Mountain Serenaders
3:30 – 4:45 Concert with the Sunny Mountain Serenaders
5:00-6:45 Spotlight On: The Ukulele: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
7:00 - 9:00 Square Dance with the Sunny Mountain Serenaders called by Julie Young
9:15 Cajun dance lesson
9:30 – 10:30 Cajun dance with the New Riverside Ramblers


No Activities Scheduled

To make the weekend a reality we will need to fill 140 volunteer shifts with many volunteers like you - people willing to do their part to make it happen. Would you be able to help us out for just a couple hours? Volunteers get preferential seating at the Saturday Night Headline Concerts. Pick your time and task on our volunteer page and email us your name for the schedule.

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