Indiana Events

2018 Bluegrass shows

07/12 Blue Holler; La Porte, IN county fair  noon

07/13 Balsam Range, Flatland Harmony Experiment; Canan Commons, 500 S. Walnut St., Muncie, IN 47305 free

07/14 Jim & Walts 20th Jam and picnic, Drazer Park,909 W Daumer Rd, Kouts, IN 46347 bring lawn chairs, dish to pass, acoustic instruments only! 219-766-3061

07/28 Medicinal Bluegrass, Cumberland Gap, Mountain Laurel, Elk Ridge, Jerry & Judy Cole; Shadyside Park, 1112 Broadway St., Anderson, IN  46012 765-606-0761

08/03 Blue Holler; Lake County Fair, Crown Point, IN 6p

08/03 Vernon McIntyre's Appalachian Grass;  Possum Saloon, 23903 Stateline Rd., Bright, IN  47025

08/16-19 Nothing Fancy, Little Roy & Lizzy, Edgar Loudermilk, Branded Bluegrass,  Phillip Steinmetz & His Sunny Tennesseans, Cornfields & CrossRoads, Bahler Golden Age, Ronnie Deaton & Risin' Ridge, Alec Hurtibise & Friends, Kokomo Cowboy Church Band, New Balance & Medicinal Bluegrass; Winding Creek Bluegrass Festival, 100 South 9912 West, Russiaville, IN 46979 $55, free dry camping

08/30-09/02 Grascals, Danny Paisley & the Southern Grass, Trinity River Band, Grasstowne, Hog Slop String Band, Nightflyer, Out of Mind Bluegrass, Rock Island Plow Co., Zellie's Band, Calabogie Road, Finley River Boys;  Tri-State Bluegrass festival, 580 N. Fair St., Kendallville, IN 46755 wknd $35 includes camping Fr/Sa/Su. Early camping $10/nite, $10 one time electric charge 260-918-3790 schedule

09/14 Dailey & Vincent - Country,  Shipshewana Event Center, 760 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565  888-447-4725 8-10p $19.95-49.95

09/14 Blue Holler; Fall Festival, Middlebury, IN 2p

10/05 Doyle Lawson and the Bontrager Family; Shipshewana Event Center, 760 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565  888-447-4725 6-7:30p $44.95

11/26 The Isaacs;   Shipshewana Event Center, 760 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565  888-447-4725 7:30-9:30p $19.95-44.95

12/06 Dailey & Vincent - Christmas; , Shipshewana Event Center, 760 S Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565  888-447-4725 8-10p $19.95-49.95

Reoccurring Events, most are dark May - Sept.

Every Tues Old Timey jam; Fiddler's Hearth, 127 N. Main St., South Bend, IN 46601 574-232-2853 7-10p year around

Every Tues Arthur's Music Store, 931 Shelby St, Indianapolis, IN 46203 317-638-3524 5-8p

Every Fri. Fulton Branch Library, 514 N SR 25, Rochester, IN 46975 574-857-3895 6:30-8:30p

1st or 2nd Sun.  10/4, 11/4, 12/9/2018  Central Indiana jam, Hall Community Bldg, 307 W South  St, Gas City, IN 46933 noon-??   765-674-5117

1st Tues  Old Time Jam, 3 Rivers Natural Grocery, 1612 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808 6:30-8:30p 260-445-3348

1st Thurs. Wakarusa Jamboree, W. Park Pavilion, 500 N Nappanee St., Nappanee, IN 46550 6:30-9p 574-862-2200 (June-Aug.)

1st Sat Contra Dance, 1st United Methodist Church, 215 S. 5th St., Goshen, IN 46526; 1st Sat., General Public: $7, Members $6, Students: $4, Student members $3, Children under 12: free, Family maximum cost: $18. 7:30p beginner lessons, 8-11p dance 574-533-9906 year around

2nd Mon  mostly Irish jam; J K O'Donnell's, 121 W Wayne St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 7-10p  260-420-5563

2nd  & 4th Wed.  Jam; CrossRoads Inn, 5975 S SR 9, Columbia City, IN 46725 260-396-2144 6:30-8:30p

2nd Thurs. Whiteriver Folks & Bluegrass, FOP Lodge, 2614 Mounds Rd., Anderson, IN 5:30p meeting, carry-in, 6:30p jam

2nd Fri. as of 07/13/2018 ; Gospel open Mic and Jam,  Church of the Nazarene 506 N. Main Street Columbia City IN 46725  260-213-3142 7-9p
Ray Desrosiers Jr.

3rd Sun jam; Sheridan Public Library 103 W. 1st St., Sheridan, IN 46069 1-5p  year around (317) 758-5201

3rd Sun jam Oct, Nov 2018 Jan-Apr 2019; Northern Ind. Bluegrass, SWCC, 5703 Bluffton Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46809 noon-5p 260-918-4790 drinks & sandwiches available no Dec.

3rd Tues  Irish Jam; 3 Rivers Natural Grocery, 1612 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808 6:30-8:30p

3rd Fri. Bluegrass, Country, Gospel Jam; Community Center, 815 Rural St, Akron, IN  46910  7-9p

4th Sun Maple Wood Nature Center, 4550 E 100 S LaGrange, IN 46761 1:30-5p bluegrass, folk 260-350-2666

You can find several Irish jams HERE

Send us your event!

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Event dates(s) as 05/21-24

Band name(s) Example: Band 1, Band 2, Band 3, etc

Event name

Event location name, street, city, state, zip: Example: NCCFC, 580 N. Fair St., Kendallville, IN 46755

Event URL: Example:

Event contact phone Example: 260-xxx-yyyy

Event time(s) Example: all day, 6p, 7-10p

Event cost: Example: wknd $25, senior $8

More info